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Nevada Governor Not in Agreement With GOP Platform on Internet Gambling (Video)

Nevada Governor Not in Agreement With GOP Platform on Internet Gambling (Video)
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval is in sharp disagreement with his party when it comes to online gambling and their platform adopted over the past week.
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Las Vegas Professional Sports Bettor Billy Walters Files Lawsuit

Las Vegas Professional Sports Bettor Billy Walters Files Lawsuit
A lawsuit filed by Las Vegas sports betting giant Bill Walters claims people are being tricked into thinking they're buying betting advice from him.
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Floyd Mayweather Called Out by Reno Gold for $3 Million Michigan Bet

Floyd Mayweather Called Out by Reno Gold for $3 Million Michigan Bet
Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is rumored to have placed a $3 million bet on his beloved Michigan Wolverines.
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Some Mississippi Gulf Coast Casinos Reopen After Hurricane Isaac

Some Mississippi Gulf Coast Casinos Reopen After Hurricane Isaac
Some of the 12 casinos on the Mississippi Gulf Coast started reopening Thursday, just over a day after the most severe weather from Hurricane Isaac pushed through the area.
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Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Places $3 Million Bet on Michigan to Beat Alabama

Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Places $3 Million Bet on Michigan to Beat Alabama
Reports Surfaced Thursday that boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has placed a $3 million bet on the Michigan Wolverines to beat the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday.
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FBI Files on Joe Paterno Reveals Fear of Organized Crime and Gambling Threats

FBI Files on Joe Paterno Reveals Fear of Organized Crime and Gambling Threats
FBI files on Penn State’s long time former football coach, the late Joe Paterno, talks of threats made by apparent organized gambling syndicates.
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New Maine Casino Nets a Whopping $10 Million in First Two Months

New Maine Casino Nets a Whopping $10 Million in First Two Months
Maine’s newest casino had revenues of nearly $10 million in its first two months of operation, while revenues at the state’s other casino in Bangor have fallen since the new casino opened.
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Saskatchewan Looks to Host Online Gambling Through GEOBet

Saskatchewan Looks to Host Online Gambling
The GEObet Gambling Network is pleased to announce that it is currently exploring opportunities with Saskatchewan First Nations to develop an online gaming solution.
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Jim Rome ‘Imposter’ Acting as Spokesperson for Fantasy Football Website FanDuel

Jim Rome ‘Imposter’ Acting as Spokesperson for Fantasy Football Website FanDuel
DeadSpin.com is reporting that the popular Fantasy Football website FanDuel has begun to use a Jim Rome “imposter” as a spokesperson for the company.
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British Olympian Gymnast Sam Oldham’s Granny Finally has Cashed Her BetFred Checks

British Olympian Gymnast Sam Oldham’s Granny Finally has Cashed Her BetFred Chec
After a long and unnecessary ordeal, the grandmother of Great Britain Olympian bronze medal gymnast Sam Oldham finally has cash in hand for the entire €1000 owed to her by bookmaker BetFred.
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Illinois Governor Quinn Points to ‘Mob’ as Reason for Gambling Expansion Veto

Illinois Governor Quinn Points to ‘Mob’ as Reason for Gambling Expansion Veto
Citing Chicago’s reputation of mobsters and corruption, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn vetoed a plan Tuesday to bring casinos to the city and four other areas.
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New Jersey Sports Betting Now Targeted for December: George W. Bush attorney on Board

New Jersey Sports Betting Now Targeted for December
A move to legalize sports betting in New Jersey for the fall will likely be delayed until December the earliest, mainly a result of the anticipated lengthy licensing process.
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BetFred Pays Olympian Sam Oldham Grandma With ‘Bad’ Check

BetFred Pays Olympian Sam Oldham With ‘Bad’ Check
BetFred finally paid British Olympian gymnast Sam Oldham’s grandma.  Too bad the check was no good!
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Attorney Who Represented George W. Bush to Fight for Sports Betting in New Jersey

Attorney Who Represented George W. Bush to Fight for Sports Betting New Jersey
Theodore Olson, an attorney who represented former US President George W. Bush, has signed on to assist New Jersey in sports betting case. 
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No Casino in Chicago as Illinois Governor Rejects Gambling Expansion Plan

No Casino in Chicago as Illinois Governor Rejects Gambling Expansion Plan
Gov. Pat Quinn has rejected a plan to expand gambling in Illinois, including a land-based casino in Chicago.
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Illinois Governor Must Decide Today on Gambling Expansion, Chicago Casino

Illinois Governor Must Decide Today on Gambling Expansion
Gov. Pat Quinn will announce Tuesday the fate of a proposal to expand gambling in Illinois, including a new land-based casino in Chicago.
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Schleswig-Holstein Awards More Online Gambling Licenses

Schleswig-Holstein Awards More Online Gambling Licenses
The Northern German state of Schleswig-Holstein this week has awarded 4 more online gambling licenses, bringing the number thus far to approximately a dozen.
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Alabama Casino Lobbyist, Legislator Head to Prison for Gambling Vote Selling Scheme

Alabama Casino Lobbyist, Legislator Head to Prison for Gambling Vote Selling
A casino lobbyist and a former legislator who pleaded guilty in Alabama's gambling corruption case are now in federal prison.
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Online Sportsbook Seeing Nice Spike Ahead of NFL, College Football Betting

Online Sportsbook Seeing Nice Spike Ahead of NFL, College Football Betting
Online sportsbook, Northbet, tells Gambling911.com they are already seeing some decent traffic coming in ahead of the upcoming College Football and NFL betting season.
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Fifth Street Gaming Takes Over Casinos at Gold Spike and Siegel Slots in Vegas

Fifth Street Gaming Takes Over Casinos at Gold Spike and Siegel Slots in Vegas
Fifth Street Gaming says it is taking over gambling operations at two Las Vegas hotels, the Gold Spike and Siegel Slots and Suites.
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Poker Pro Nancy Todd Attempt to Gain Control Over Arkansas Casinos Fails

Poker Pro Nancy Todd Attempt to Gain Control Over Arkansas Casinos Fails
Professional poker player Nancy Todd has lost her fight to gain exclusive operating rights to Arkansas casinos on Monday.
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Illinois Governor Won’t Say If He Plans to Sign Gambling Legislation

Illinois Governor Won’t Say If He Plans to Sign Gambling Legislation
Gov. Pat Quinn isn't giving any hints about what he'll do with a gambling bill that Illinois lawmakers sent to his desk.
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Shuttered Moore Games to Resume Payments to Poker Players

Shuttered Moore Games to Resume Payments to Poker Players
Good news is here as Moore Games has announced it will begin paying back customers after the online poker room was forced to shut down.
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Under China's Watch, Macau Won't Return to 'Gangster's Paradise'

Under China's Watch, Macau Won't Return to 'Gangster's Paradise'
Three murders, hammer-wielding heavies, and a high-profile police swoop have raised concerns that Macau, the world's casino capital, may be backsliding to the bad old days of the late-1990s.
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Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands Allegedly Tied to Organized Crime Figure

Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands Allegedly Tied to Organized Crime Figure
The Las Vegas Sands had allowed a man identified by the US Senate as an “organized crime figure” to move US$100k in gambling credit from the Sheldon Adelson managed Sands to one of its Macau-based casinos.
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