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888 Holdings Acquires All American Poker Network

888 Holdings Acquires All American Poker Network

In a bid to gain a stronger foothold in the U.S. market, 888 Poker has acquired the All American Poker Network.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/11/2018

Catholic School in LA is Having Nun of This: Sisters Confirmed in Embezzlement Scheme

Catholic School in LA is Having Nun of This: Sisters Confirmed in Embezzlement Scheme

Two nuns who worked for decades at a Catholic school in California embezzled a “substantial” amount of money from tuition and other funds and used it to pay for gambling trips to Las Vegas, church officials said Monday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/11/2018

Aussie Firm Enters NJ Sports Betting Market

Aussie Firm Enters NJ Sports Betting Market

New Jersey has given preliminary approval for an Australian sports book provider to offer online sports betting.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/11/2018

Where Are Your Players From? 2018 Global Market Overview

Where Are Your Players From? 2018 Global Market Overview

BOSS. Gaming solutions has collected the latest iGaming market research by H2 agency and classified it to help you to get a full picture of players’ preferences worldwide.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/11/2018

Whitey Bulger Family to Sue Following Brutal Prison Murder

The family of notorious Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger plans to file a lawsuit against the government claiming wrongful death and negligence more than a month after his mysterious murder inside a West Virginia prison.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/10/2018

Mississippi Sports Bettor Hits $40 13-team parlay for $103K

Mississippi may be regretting opening up sportsbooks in the state following a landmark US Supreme Court decision legalizing the activity back in May.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Dec/10/2018

2019 Borgata Winter Poker Open Guaranteeing $7 Million

Kicking off in mid-January and running for two weeks, the 2019 Borgata Winter Open features a $7 million guarantee.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/10/2018

Emergency Briefing Regarding Visa and MasterCard's New Gambling Requirements Announced

Visa and MasterCard's New Gambling Requirements

Prague – Based on reports, a new fight is brewing between merchants and card companies as major card networks Visa and MasterCard are requiring online merchants from hi-risk industries to present legal opinions from IMGL and STEP accredited local lawyers in jurisdictions in which they operate.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/10/2018

Nuns Gone Wild: Pilfer Catholic School to Support Gambling Habit

Nuns Gone Wild: Pilfer Catholic School to Support Gambling Habit

Two nuns at St. James Catholic School in Torrance, California allegedly embezzled as much as $500,000 in tuition, fees and donations, all to support their gambling addiction.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/09/2018

NCAA Denies Monitizing for Sports Betting

The NCAA denies it is looking to monetize legalized sports betting but Forbes reports they laying the groundwork to do exactly that.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/07/2018

Start My Own Sports Betting Site From Wisconsin?

Start My Own Sports Betting Site From Wisconsin?

You can start your online sports betting site from the state of Wisconsin

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/07/2018

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Minnesota?

Wanna start an online sportsbook from the state of Minnesota

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/07/2018

Seminole Casino Coconut Creek to Host World Series of Poker Circuit in 2019

Seminole Casino Coconut Creek to Host World Series of Poker Circuit in 2019

The Seminole Casino Coconut Creek will again host the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/07/2018

How To Make More Cash During The Holidays: Matchups To Consider This Dec.

How To Make More Cash During The Holidays: Matchups To Consider This Dec.

Why not make more profits during the holiday season? Bookies

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/06/2018

Congress Last Desperate Attempt to Set Up State Framework for Allowing Sports Betting

Congress Last Desperate Attempt to Set Up State Framework for Allowing Sports Betting

Outgoing Republican Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) is pushing forward a bill that would establish a federal framework for states to regulate sports betting, but he only has days to find additional sponsors.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/06/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Tennessee?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Tennessee?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Tennessee.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/06/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Arkansas?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Arkansas?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Arkansas.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/06/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Louisiana?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Louisiana?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Louisiana.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/06/2018

Police Offer $50K Reward for Info Regarding ''Execution' of Mobster Angelo Musitano

Hamilton police are offering a $50,000 reward for information pertaining to the murder of notorious mobster Angelo Musitano.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/06/2018

DC Anticipates Sports Betting By Start of Next Baseball Season

DC Anticipates Sports Betting By Start of Next Baseball Season

The D.C. Council voted Tuesday in favor of a bill that would allow sports betting in Washington, the first of two votes necessary for the bill to pass.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/05/2018

Missouri Latest State to Consider Legalized Sports Betting

Missouri Latest State to Consider Legalized Sports Betting

“I certainly anticipate it being out there for discussion before the House and the Senate,” said Republican Rep. Dean Plocher.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/05/2018

Books Embrace Another Win Tuesday With Wildcats Cover Over Michigan

Books Embrace Another Win Tuesday With Wildcats Cover Over Michigan

The most wagered on side Tuesday won but failed to cover as the Michigan Wolverines came up short in a two-point victory over Northwestern, failing to cover the -4.5 spread.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/05/2018

The Cons of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part V)

The Cons of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part V)

In this article we look at the cons of using Bitcoin to make deposits and play real money poker online.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/04/2018

The Pros of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part IV)

The Pros of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part IV)

In this article we look at the pros of using Bitcoin to make deposits and play real money poker online.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/04/2018

Poker Pro to Spend 30 Days in Dark Bathroom Alone Without Phone

Poker Pro to Spend 30 Days in Dark Bathroom Alone Without Phone

Richard Alati has won $333,661 in live career tournaments to date, and now he's entered the prop bet market.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Dec/04/2018

FanDuel Alabama 2019 Championship Win Bets Paid Out ....Before Actually Winning

FanDuel Alabama 2019 Championship Win Bets Paid Out ....Before Actually Winning

Roll in dough, Tide!  FanDuel sportsbook is paying out bets from people who picked Alabama to win the college football national championship — over a month before the game will be played.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/04/2018

High Roller Factory Acquires Kasino Curt and Hires a Finnish Reality TV Star to Promote it

Jasmine Tukiainen is excited to start her new job on International Dice Day.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/04/2018

ESPN: What Legalized Sports Betting in USA Means for Offshore Books

ESPN: What Legalized Sports Betting in USA Means for Offshore Books

ESPN featured a story Monday on the fate of offshore sports betting now that individual states have begun allowing sportsbook businesses. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/03/2018

PokerStars Coming to PA

PokerStars Coming to PA

Online poker is set to go live in the state of Pennsylvania and the world's largest real money site, PokerStars, has finally been granted permission to operate in the Keystone State.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/03/2018

Your Bookie Deserves a Lump of Coal This Christmas

Your Bookie Deserves a Lump of Coal This Christmas

This Sunday was a brutal day for sports bettors as big public favorites all fell short.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Dec/03/2018

Breaking News

888 Holdings Acquires All American Poker Network

888 Holdings Acquires All American Poker Network

In a bid to gain a stronger foothold in the U.S. market, 888 Poker has acquired the All American Poker Network.

Catholic School in LA is Having Nun of This: Sisters Confirmed in Embezzlement Scheme

Catholic School in LA is Having Nun of This: Sisters Confirmed in Embezzlement Scheme

Two nuns who worked for decades at a Catholic school in California embezzled a “substantial” amount of money from tuition and other funds and used it to pay for gambling trips to Las Vegas, church officials said Monday.

Aussie Firm Enters NJ Sports Betting Market

Aussie Firm Enters NJ Sports Betting Market

New Jersey has given preliminary approval for an Australian sports book provider to offer online sports betting.