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Sports Betting: WSJ Reports What Carrie Stroup Has Known All Along

Carrie Stroup
That fair haired maiden and elite reporter Carrie Stroup has been offering up her NFL picks here the entire season.

Jack Abramoff To Talk Casino Jack At Noon

Jack Abramoff
Disgraced former Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff, the subject of a new film out this past weekend, Casino Jack, will tell his side on Andrew Kreig's Radio Show

'Large Guy' Convicted in Chicago Racketeering Case

A reputed Chicago mobster accused of orchestrating the bombing of a rival video gaming company was convicted of racketeering Wednesday, along with four members of his alleged crew.

Spain Lottery Hands Out $3 Billion To Thousands Of Winners

Spain's beloved Christmas lottery sprinkled 2.3 billion euros ($3 billion) in holiday cheer across the country Wednesday, handing out winnings eagerly welcomed by a nation facing 20% unemployment.

Robin Hood Gambler Offers Reward For Bellagio Chip Bandit Capture

Robin Hood 702
A mysterious gambler has offered a bounty on a man who robbed the luxurious Bellagio Hotel and Casino last week.

Gibraltar Raises Tax Levies On Internet Gambling Firms

The Internet gambling haven of Gibraltar, long known as a tax haven, has decided to raise tax levies.  Beginning in 2011, it will impose a standard 10 percent tax.

PokerListings Founder Murder Remains Unsolved More Than Year Later

Andreas Oscarsson
It was one of the more shocking stories to rock the online poker world.  The founder of popular website portal had been shot to death in Sweden August 3, 2009.

Cyprus Delays Poker Ban For EU Decision

Attempts by Cyprus to ban online gambling have suffered a brief delay after feedback from the EU and member states pushed back a decision on the proposed ban by three months.

Australian Gambling And Entertainment News - December 22, 2010

Australia continues to be home to some of the world's hottest gambling, casino and entertainment news, and this bush tucker bag jam packed news update is no different.

Alabama Gambling Lobbyist Pleads Guilty

The lobbyist for a shuttered Alabama casino has admitted his firm offered millions to legislators in exchange for support for pro-gambling legislation.

Tingle: Gambling And Betting Adverts, Promos On Aussie TV, YouTube

G'day Punters, news media, gambling and advertising tycoons, mad men and mad women, TV and internet watchdogs...woof, one and all.

Grand Privé Captain Shockwave Video Slot a Shock to Online Casino Affiliates

Captain Shockwave
The Grand Privé online casino group is now in “positive pr” mode it seems in an effort to help restore its tarnished image over the past two years.

Senator Lesniak Editorial On Legalize Sports Betting In New Jersey

Sports Betting New Jersey
The following editorial was written by New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak and was published in the Asbury Park Press.

Australian Gambling Sports Betting Ads, Promos Cop Heat

Today we probe the proliferation of sports betting, casino and gambling mentions and themes in the Australian media, sports and entertainment business.

Bellagio Chip Bandit Struck Vegas Suncoast Casino One Week Earlier

Bellagio Chip Bandit
His stash may end up being worth nothing more than Monopoly money but Las Vegas police have made it abundantly clear that capturing the gun wielding Bellagio chip bandit is a top priority.

Tingle: Australia Gambling On Biometrics

Australia Gambling Biometrics
Australia could be about to get modern day sci-fi technology in the form of Biometrics which would infiltrate pub, club and casino poker machines...

No Jailtime For PartyGaming Co-Founder Anurag Dikshit

PartyGaming Anurag Dikshit
The co-founder of PartyGaming and one of India’s richest men, Anurag Dikshit, will not have to face jail time after settling with the US government.

BetonSports Number 3 Cuts Deal With US Government

Norman Steinberg (AKA Tom Miller) has received a 3-year suspended sentence for his role as the number 3 man in BetOnSports,

Bellagio Security Worried Over Possible Shootout in Casino

Many questions have been asked as to how a gun wielding man wearing full motorcycle gear, including a helmet, was able to pull off a $1.5 million heist at the posh Las Vegas Strip Bellagio Tuesday in under 4 minutes.

Omnibus Spending Bill Dead In The Water Like Internet Poker Bill

Omnibus spending bill dropped
Forget any chance of Senate Leader Harry Reid’s Internet poker draft bill getting attached to a trillion dollar plus omnibus spending bill during this lame duck session.

New Jersey Likely To Advance Internet Gambling

Bills to allow Internet gambling and help subsidize race horse breeders are expected to advance in the New Jersey Legislature.

Australian Casino Wars: Crown Casino VS Star City

Many gaming and media analysts are jokingly comparing it to a real life 'Call of Duty' Black Opps' mission (with a shade of 'Casino Royale' and 'Dirty Deeds'), as the competing land based casinos continue to battle...

Bellagio Poker Chip Bandit Probably Won’t See A Dime

Bellagio Chip Bandit
A man who robbed the famed Bellagio Hotel Casino early Tuesday morning of over $1.5 million in chips probably won’t be able to cash out.

German States Want to Keep Gambling Monopoly

Germany Gambling
Germany's 16 federal states want to keep their monopoly on lotteries, a move likely to keep Europe's largest economy from fully opening up its lucrative betting and gambling market.

Australian Casino and Entertainment News – December 16, 2010

G'day and Ahoy punters, casino and gambling millionaires, billionaires, entertainment news junkies, insiders, outsiders, politicians, journalists and everyone else.
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