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Bookies in Northern California: San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Modesto

Bookies in Northern California: San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Modesto
Bookies in Northern California, just like their counterparts in the southern part of the state previously profiled here at Gambling911.com, have access to some of the wealthiest folks on the planet. 

Bally Technologies One of the Darlings of the NYSE Friday: Share Price Skyrockets

Bally Technologies One of the Darlings of the NYSE Friday: Share Price Skyrocket
Bally Technologies Inc. was up $17.53 to $77.70 Friday and was one of the biggest movers on the New York Stock Exchange.

How Does a Price Per Head Business Work?

How Does a Price Per Head Business Work?
A Price Per Head or PPH business is one that manages an individual’s bookmaking business for them and charges a set price per customer.

Amaya Gaming Completes Acquisition of PokerStars

Amaya Gaming Completes Acquisition of PokerStars
Amaya Gaming announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Oldford Group Limited parent company of PokerStars.

Borgata Posts Quarterly Loss for Online Poker in New Jersey

Borgata Posts Quarterly Loss for Online Poker in New Jersey
The Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, partnered with bwin.party, has posted a quarterly operating loss of $1.8 million for the period of June 30.

How to Choose the Best Binary Options Platforms for Betting

How to Choose the Best Binary Options Platforms
Zvezda Geek on Friday featured a series of useful tips for those looking at choosing the best binary options platforms online to support all your binary betting needs.

Ireland Government Blasts Paddy Power Failure to Expose Breach

Ireland Government Blasts Paddy Power for Exposing Customers to Breach
Government officials in Ireland have slammed that country’s largest bookmaker for failing to alert the public regarding a massive data breach that occurred in October 2010. 

Amicus Brief Filed By Bitcoin Foundation in Miami Criminal Case

Amicus Brief Filed By Bitcoin Foundation in Miami Criminal Case
The Bitcoin Foundation announced Thursday afternoon that they have filed an amicus brief with respect to a criminal case surrounding bitcoin transactions in the state of Florida

‘Do Nothing Congress’ Wants to Try to Do Something: Ban Online Gambling Via Holder

‘Do Nothing Congress’ Wants to Try to Do Something: Ban Online Gambling Via Hold
A handful of US Senators wrote a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder asking for his support of their bill to reinstate a federal ban on Internet gambling.

Christie Signs Law for Gamblers to Ban Themselves: Like Getting a Vasectomy

Christie Signs Law for Gamblers to Ban Themselves: Like Getting a Vasectomy
On Thursday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law a measure that permits residents to ban themselves from playing at any of the state’s casinos or licensed online gambling websites.

Paddy Power Suffers Massive Data Breach: More Than 649,000 Customers Compromised

More than 649,000 customers of the UK’s third largest bookmaker, Paddy Power, have had their personal information stolen, it was revealed on Thursday.

Five Arrested for Brazen Atlantic City Casino Robbery: Former Guard Among Them

Five Arrested for Brazen Atlantic City Casino Robbery: Former Guard Among Them
Authorities say a former security officer and four other people stole more than $180,000 from security workers during an armed robbery at an Atlantic City casino earlier this month.

WSOP Agonizing Defeat Caught on ESPN

WSOP Agonizing Defeat Caught on ESPN
ESPN has begun airing segments of the 2014 World Series of Poker, which concluded earlier in the month with the determination of the Final Nine to be held in November.

‘Hoffa’ Producer Joe Isgro Linked to Mob-Run Gambling Ring: Pleads Not Guilty

‘Hoffa’ Producer Joe Isgro Linked to Mob-Run Gambling Ring
The roller-coaster life of Joe Isgro is taking another plunge, with new charges that he helped run a mob-linked gambling operation.

Rock N Pole World Championship Brings Betting to New Low With Sex Fueled Contest

Rock N Pole World Championship Brings Betting to a New Low With Sexually Charged
The Viper Room in Hollywood, California was the setting for Sam Tripoli’s shock Rock N Pole World Championship last night (July 29) and some oddsmakers were brazen enough to permit betting on the event.

New Record Set for Biggest Poker Event Held Outside America

New Record Set for Biggest Poker Event Held Outside America
Record-breaking Beijing Millions Main Event features 2,732-entrant field to become the biggest live poker tournament ever held outside of USA

Latin Poker Series Launches New Website With Player of Year Reward

Latin Poker Series Launches New Website With Player of Year Reward
The Latin Poker Series today announced the launch of its brand new website, along with more reasons to play in LPS events in 2014.

BetEagle.com Principal Owner Admits to Conspiring With Genovese Crime Family

BetEagle.com Principal Owner Admits to Conspiring With Genovese Crime Family
Two New Jersey men, including one who ran an illegal sports betting website, have admitted to conspiring with the Genovese organized crime family.

Sentencing of Greenville Man Highlights South Carolina Zero Tolerance of Bookies, Gambling

Sentencing of Greenville Man Highlights South Carolina Zero Tolerance of Bookies
The sentencing of a Greenville, South Carolina man this week charged with illegal gambling highlights that state’s policy towards eradicating the activity whether it be in the form of bookmaking...

Poker Pro Paul Phua Ambassadorship to Montenegro Revoked After Arrest

Poker Pro Paul Phua Ambassadorship to Montenegro Revoked After Arrest
A poker pro arrested for operating a World Cup betting ring out of a Las Vegas resort was San Marino’s ambassador to the city state of Montenegro for three years before having that status revoked

Pinnacle Sports Alleged Owner Stanley Tomchin Pleads Guilty to Minor Charge

Pinnacle Sports Alleged Owner Stanley Tomchin Pleads Guilty to Minor Charge
This morning the criminal prosecution of Stanley Tomchin – featuring an indictment charging Mr. Tomchin with 56 separate felonies – ended quietly with an agreed upon plea to a minor offense

John McCain Introduces Legislation to Block Arizona Casino Project

John McCain Introduces Legislation to Block Arizona Casino Project
Arizona's two U.S. senators are proposing legislation to block construction of a Phoenix-area casino planned by a southern Arizona tribe.

Poker Pro Paul Phua and Son Released by ICE After Ivey Bailout

Poker Pro Paul Phua and Son Released by ICE After Ivey Bailout
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) released the father-son tandem of Paul and Darren Phua late Monday after poker pros Phil Ivey and Andrew Robl posted their initial $2.5 million bail. 

Southern California Bookies: Los Angeles, San Diego

Southern California Bookies: Los Angeles, San Diego
Southern California bookies can stand to make some serious coin thanks to the wealthy clientele that place wagers in this region from San Diego up to Los Angeles and the cities in between.

Numis: William Hill, Paddy Power Should Merge

Numis: William Hill, Paddy Power Should Merge
Broker Numis on Monday suggested that two of the UK’s biggest bookmakers should merge in an effort to offset negative regulatory changes. 
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