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StockBattle.com Fantasy Trading Site Shuts Its Doors After SEC Threat

StockBattle.com Fantasy Trading Site Shuts Its Doors After SEC Threat v

StockBattle.com, a fantasy trading site based on the daily fantasy sports contest business model, has been forced to shut down following a warning by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Mississippi Introduces Legislation to Allow Sports Betting

Mississippi Introduces Legislation to Allow Sports Betting

House Bill 806, introduced Wednesday, is sponsored by Democrat state rep. Chuck Espy.

Phil Gordon on Tom Brady: ‘I Know He Cheats at Blackjack Too, He’s a Card Counter’

Phil Gordon on Tom Brady: ‘I Know He Cheats at Blackjack Too, He’s a Card Counte

In a shocking tweet made by the host of Bravo’s “Celebrity Poker Showdown”, Phil Gordon alleges that New England Patriot starting quarterback Tom Brady routinely cheats at blackjack while playing in casinos.

BetClic.com Players Face Fines: 79 Players Forced to Pay Thousands of Euros

BetClic.com Players Face Fines: 79 Players Forced to Pay Thousands of Euros

A government crackdown on the European online gambling website BetClic.com has resulted in some 79 individuals having to pay thousands of dollars in fines….and this is just the beginning

Caesars Palace Faces Up to $20 Mil in Fines as Part of Money Laundering Probe

Caesars Palace Faces Up to $20 Mil in Fines as Part of Money Laundering Probe

Caesars Palace could face paying between $12 million and $20 million worth of fines stemming from a federal investigation into how the casino prevents or detects money laundering.

Unclaimed Gambling Winnings Could Soon be Used to Fund Rape Exams

Unclaimed Gambling Winnings Could Soon be Used to Fund Rape Exams

The Louisiana House of Representatives on Monday unanimously passed a measure that would fund forensic medical exams for rape victims through the use of unclaimed gambling winnings. 

Global Vices Revealed Per Nation: Aussies Take Most Drugs, Nearly All Gamble

Global Vices Revealed Per Nation: Aussies Take Most Drugs, Nearly All Gamble

Findings from a study by the University of Adelaide have revealed the world’s vices by country for the first time ever.

Reid Renews Push to Fully Ban Online Gambling

Reid Renews Push to Fully Ban Online Gambling

Senate Minority Leader, Democrat Harry Reid, announced his renewed push to fully ban online gambling in the U.S. including poker.

Friends With Benefactors: Jon Stewart Lampoons Adelson for ‘Influence Peddling’

Friends With Benefactors: Jon Stewart Lampoons Adelson for ‘Influence Peddling’

Jon Stewart opened up his show this past Thursday night with a look at the influence of money in politics, and Hillary Clinton coming under fire from the talking heads over at Fox News...

More than 60 countries in the world now regulate online gambling

According to the new research, more than 50 percent of the world's population is restricted from accessing online gambling in their own countries.

Jerusalem Post: Adelson Alleged Ties to Chinese Mafia Could Spell Downfall

Jerusalem Post: Adelson Alleged Ties to Chinese Mafia Could Spell Downfall

Casino magnate, GOP megadonor and staunch supporter of the Israeli state, Sheldon Adelson, found himself in a Nevada court last week defending accusations of Chinese Mafia ties.

Malta The New Hot Spot for European Fantasy Sports: Oulala.com Leads Pack

Malta The New Hot Spot for European Fantasy Sports: Oulala.com Leads Pack

Fantasy football fever is boiling hot in Europe these days, with new fantasy leagues seemingly poppping up almost every day now.  Malta-based Oulala.com wants a piece of that pie....

Tommy Lasorda: ‘Pete Rose Doesn’t Belong in Hall of Fame’

Tommy Lasorda: ‘Pete Rose Doesn’t Belong in Hall of Fame’

Longtime LA Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda was adamant in regard to Pete Rose’ plea to have a lifetime ban from Baseball lifted against him.

Daily Fantasy Sports 911 Goes Live: DFS Picks, News, Reviews and More

Daily Fantasy Sports 911 Goes Live: DFS Picks, News, Reviews and More

Gambling911.com is thrilled to announce its first offshoot ever in 15 years as the world leader in gambling-related news. Daily Fantasy Sports 911 has gone live as of May 9, 2015.

UIGEA Co-Author: ‘Never Intended to Cover Daily Fantasy Sports’

UIGEA Co-Author: ‘Never Intended to Cover Daily Fantasy Sports’

In a riveting piece written this past week on the ThinkProgress.com website, reporters Sacha Friedman and Josh Israel delve into the bold new world of daily fantasy sports.

Cameron Victory a Win for UK Gambling Firms, ‘Crack Cocaine’ Fixed-Odds Terminals

Cameron Victory a Win for UK Gambling Firms, ‘Crack Cocaine’ Fixed-Odds Terminal

UK betting firms can breathe a collective sigh of relief following Thursday’s election results in which PM David Cameron remains in power.

Nevada Judge to Decide if Sands Wrongful Termination Case Should Proceed

Nevada Judge to Decide if Sands Wrongful Termination Case Should Proceed

A Nevada judge will decide if a wrongful termination case against Las Vegas Sands Corp. can proceed nearly five years after it was first filed.

Mike Trout Daily Fantasy Sports Profile: Solid Against Hernandez May 8

Mike Trout Daily Fantasy Sports Profile: Solid Against Hernandez May 8

The LA Angels Mike Trout will go up against Houston’s Roberto Hernandez Friday and Trout should have some decent value for Daily Fantasy Sports players despite a steep price.

FantasyAces.com to Pay Out $250K Prize Days After Daily Fantasy Sports Expo

FantasyAces.com to Pay Out $250K Prize Days After Daily Fantasy Sports Expo

FantasyAces.com, a two-year-old daily fantasy sports website, promises a $250K payday on August 15, just days after the first ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo in Miami Beach August 6-7.

MLB Commish Rob Manfred on DFS: ‘Need to be Competitive in That Space’

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred on DFS: ‘Need to be Competitive in That Space’

Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred spoke candidly about his league’s decision to partner up with daily fantasy sports firm Draftkings.

Mark Trumbo DFS Profile: .364 vs. Despaigne

Mark Trumbo DFS Profile: .364 vs. Despaigne

Arizona Diamondbacks right-fielder Mark Trumbo has gone .364 vs. Padres Odrisamer Despaigne, making for a decent DFS play with Thursday night’s remaining games.

Pentagon Employees Spent Nearly $1 Million on Gambling, Prostitutes

Pentagon Employees Spent Nearly $1 Million Gambling, Prostitutes

An IRS audit has revealed that Pentagon employees were found to be using their work issued credit cards for more than work-related travel.

Kansas House Vote on Legalizing Fantasy Sports Likely Today

Kansas House Vote on Legalizing Fantasy Sports Likely Today

The Kansas House has postponed a vote on a bill that would define fantasy sports as legal.

Adelson Poll Shows Three Quarters of Those in PA Reject Online Gambling

Adelson Poll Shows Three Quarters of Those in PA Reject Online Gambling

Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, whose Sands Casino in Allentown, PA is the state’s most successful, funded a poll that found nearly three quarters of Pennsylvania’s residents oppose online gambling.

Former Navy Seal Sentenced for Investment Fraud Scheme: Spent Money Gambling

Former Navy Seal Sentenced for Investment Fraud Scheme: Spent Money Gambling

A former U.S. Navy SEAL has been sentenced in San Diego for bilking people out of more than $1 million in an investment fraud scheme.

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