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Fake Online Gambling Payment Processing Company Shuts Down

Linwood Payment Solutions
A company set up for the primary purpose of going after online gambling websites for violating US law has now shut its doors, but not before leaving a message on its website.

BetED.com Focuses on Ensuring Security of Players Funds

BetED.com
Covers.com has been in close communication with the founders of BetED.com and had this update to offer Tuesday afternoon

Authorities in Philadelphia Charge 13 Mobsters

Federal authorities on Monday unveiled racketeering, gambling and loan shark charges against 13 alleged mob members

Baltimore Had to Cut its Investigation into Online Gambling Sites Short

Baltimore Online Gambling
Gambling911.com is slowly learning more about the actions taken yesterday (Monday May 24, 2011) against a handful of online gambling domains including Bookmaker.com, DoylesRoom.com and BetED.com.

Bodog, Bookmaker Initiate Domain Change Strategy

Bodog, Bookmaker I
Both Bodog and Bookmaker, two of online gambling’s marquee brand names, switched over to .eu and .ag extensions, respectively, on Monday.

Bookmaker.com Vows to Stay in US Market

Bookmaker.com
Following the seizure notice issued by the US Attorney’s Office out of Baltimore on Monday, Bookmaker.com advised its players and affiliate partners it fully intends to keep servicing the US market. 

Internet Domain Seizures Will Steer Operators Away from .com Extensions

Internet Domain Seizures
It started with copyright infringement websites and now the US government has begun to seize popular online gambling websites, most of which are based outside the US in jurisdictions such as Costa Rica and Canada.

Betfred Offers Industry Two Seats on Tote Board, Telegraph Says

Betfred Ltd. plans to create an advisory board with two seats for racecourse industry representatives if it’s successful in its bid for U.K. government-owned bookmaker the Tote

More Headaches for PokerStars as Company Faces Australia Action

PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker room, could be fined in Australia.

More Online Gambling Indictments Inevitable

More Online Gambling Indictments
An industry that sits on pins and needles is all but assured that additional indictments against online gambling operators and companies will be forthcoming, more sooner than later if past history is any indication.

Australia Crackdown on Internet Gambling: They are the Biggest Gamblers

Australia Crackdown on Internet Gambling:
Aussies are the biggest gamblers, and now more proof of this bold claim has arrived just as Internet gambling comes under attack

Lottery Millionaire Kills Landlord Over Eviction

A Michigan lottery millionaire killed his daughter's landlord over her eviction, Detroit police say.

Sky City Group Plans To Build Casino In Darwin; Aussie Casino Wars May Escalate

Sky City Group Plans To Build Casino In Darwin
Sky City Casino has released previously top secret plans for a 50 million dollar resort - casino featuring villas which could cost as much as two thousand dollars a night.

Nevada Online Poker Bill Unanimously Approved

Nevada Online Poker Bill
Nevada’s online poker bill (AB258) unanimously approved by the state assembly Thursday, but with one important caveat

Fallout From Costa Rica Raids Continues

Costa Rica Raids
The fallout from a raid on the Costa Rican offices of Absolute Poker/ UB.com continues

Casinos Reopening in Tunica Following Record Floods

Casinos Reopening in Tunica
The Gold Strike Casino was among three properties that began opening for business this week following two weeks of record flooding from a swollen Mississippi River

Gambling Australian Gambling Reform Committee Hopeful Of Results

Enter the Joint Select Committee on Gambling Reform in Australia.

Gold Strike Casino Reopens in Tunica

Gold Strike Casino
Driven by an unwavering commitment to the employees, residents and visitors of the Mid-South region, MGM Resorts International’s Gold Strike Casino Resort Tunica will reopen its doors for business today

Gambling911.com Twitter is Your Place for Breaking News

Gambling911.com Twitter
For those of you who haven’t checked it out, Gambling911.com Twitter offers the latest breaking news, often much quicker than the website itself.

Howard Lederer Vegas Home Worth $2.9 Million

Howard Lederer Vegas Home
The mansion purchased by Full Tilt Poker bigwig pro rep Howard Lederer is a rare commodity in Las Vegas these days. 

Gambling911.com Removes Absolute Poker, UB.com Ad Banners

Gambling911.com
Gamlbing911.com has decided to temporarily remove Absolute Poker and UB.com banners and buttons until which time all US players are paid in full.

Attorney Who Blew Jay Cohen Case Ben Brafman Defending IMF Alleged Rapist

Dominique Strauss-Kahn Attorney Ben Brafman
The high-profile New York attorney who bungled the Jay Cohen case is defending the French official who was arrested and charged with sexual assault on a hotel maid, Gamblng911.can reveal in another exclusive report!

Bellagio Bandit May Have Robbed Suncoast Casino

Bellagio Bandit
The so-called Bellagio Bandit, Anthony Carleo, may be facing charges in connection with a robbery at the Suncoast Casino in Las Vegas.

Galaxy Casino Opens in Macau: Price Tag $2 Billion

Galaxy Casino Opens in Macau
With a price tag of just $2 billion (that’s with a “b”), the extravagant Galaxy Casino opened in Macau, the world’s largest gambling Mecca.

Facebook Casino Firm DoubleDown Interactive Reaches 1.2M

DoubleDown Casino
The Facebook casino application, DoubleDown Interactive, operator of the DoubleDown Casino games, this week hit an important milestone.
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