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Dubai Businessman Iraj Parvizi Sues Les Ambassadeurs Casino for Allowing Collusion

Dubai Businessman Iraj Parvizi Sues Les Ambassadeurs Casino for Allowing Collusi
A Dubai-based businessman, Iraj Parvizi is suing London’s Les Ambassadeurs Casino for failing to prevent collusion and cheating in its establishment.

New Jersey Clarifies Online Gambling Affiliate Arrangements

New Jersey Clarifies Online Gambling Affiliate Arrangements
The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has expressed the importance of affiliate relations to the growth of its state-run online gambling industry. 

Men Who Escaped Quebec Prison Via Helicopter had Mob Ties

Men Who Escaped Quebec Prison Via Helicopter had Mob Ties
The three men who escaped a Quebec prison over the weekend via helicopter each had ties to the Mob and Hell’s Angels.

IGT Seeking Sale: Shares Hit Five-Year Record High

IGT Seeking Sale: Shares Hit Five-Year Record High
News that International Game Technology (IGT) is potentially seeking a buyer resulted in shares reaching a five-year high on Monday.

BetFred.com Pulls Out of Germany, Canada, Most Other Markets Ahead of World Cup

BetFred.com Pulls Out of Germany, Canada, Most Other Markets Ahead of World Cup
BetFred.com customers from variously countries across the globe were advised this weekend they can no longer bet online with the company.  

FBI Probe Into Illegal Gambling Business Details Prosecutor’s Extortion Plot

FBI Probe Into Illegal Gambling Business Details Prosecutor’s Extortion Plot
Hundreds of pages of reports from an FBI investigation into illegal gambling in Joplin and the surrounding areas show a wide-ranging vice operation that involved influential people....

Gambling Could Be What Saves Detroit

Gambling Could Be What Saves Detroit
Detroit's reliance on casino cash to help fund a recovery from the city's historic bankruptcy is a high-risk bet on what is an increasingly shaky source of income.

Will Bartenders Be Replaced With Drones? The Las Vegas Experiment

Will Bartenders Be Replaced With Drones?  The Las Vegas Experiment
How much would you pay to have a drone as your bartender?   One Vegas hotel has begun offering bottle service by drone.

Gambino Capo Gets Life Sentence for Double Homicide, Heroin Dealing, Gambling

Gambino Capo Gets Life Sentence for Double Homicide, Heroin Dealing, Gambling
Gambino Crime Family captain Bartolomeo “Bobby Glasses” Vernace, 65, has been sentenced to life in prison for a double homicide committed 33 years ago over a spilled drink.  He will not be eligible for parole.

Influential Gambling Attorney Robert Faiss Passes Away

Influential Gambling Attorney Robert Faiss Passes Away
Highly respected Nevada gambling attorney Robert “Bob” Faiss (FESS'), who represented some of the premier organizations in the industry during a decades-long career, has died.

Pennsylvania Hears Testimony On Internet Gambling

Pennsylvania Hears Testimony On Internet Gambling
A five-hour Senate hearing was held Wednesday to determine whether real money Internet gambling should be allowed in the state of Pennsylvania.

Macau Gambling Revenue Up 9.3 Percent

Macau Gambling Revenue Up 9.3 Percent
Macau, the world's casino capital, raked in 32.35 billion patacas (US$4.05bil) in gambling revenue in May, boosted by robust demand from Chinese visitors

Sports Betting Billy Walters on FBI Probe: ‘I Am Innocent of Doing Anything Wrong’

Sports Betting Billy Walters on FBI Probe: ‘I Am Innocent of Doing Anything Wron
Legendary sports betting professional Billy Walters spoke to CNBC on Tuesday insisting he did nothing wrong in regard to an insider trading probe.

Forbes: Sheldon Adelson Winning His War Against Online Gambling

Forbes: Sheldon Adelson Winning His War Against Online Gambling
Forbes.com’s Nathan Vardi argued on Tuesday that casino billionaire and mega GOP donor Sheldon Adelson is now winning his war against Internet gambling.

UFC Boss Dana White Banned From Gambling at Palms Casino After $2m Win

UFC Boss Dana White Banned From Gambling at Palms Casino After $2m Win
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has been banned from playing in the Las Vegas Palms Casino after winning $2 million at blackjack.

FBI Unable to Tap Phone Calls of Gambler Billy Walters as Part of SEC Probe

FBI Unable to Tap Phone Calls of Gambler Billy Walters as Part of SEC Probe
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) will be unable to use electronic surveillance in its investigation into golf pro Phil Mickelson and professional sports gambler Billy Walters.

Ex-Bayern Chief Begins Three-and-a-Half Year Prison Term: Gambled on Markets

Ex-Bayern Chief Begins Three-and-a-Half Year Prison Term: Gambled on Markets
The former Bayern FC boos Uli Hoeness began serving his three-and-a-half year prison sentence for evading $28.5 million euros in taxes. 

Election Betting in Nevada Opposed by Governor Sandoval

Election Betting in Nevada Opposed by Governor Sandoval
Gov. Brian Sandoval has come out against a proposal to make Nevada the first state to permit betting on federal elections.

Mickleson Says He Did Nothing Wrong: Cooperating in Probe Involving Billy Walters

Mickleson Says He Did Nothing Wrong:  Cooperating in Probe Involving Billy Walte
Hall of Fame Golf pro Phil Mickelson confirmed to the Associated Press that FBI agents approached him at the Memorial Tournament in regard to an insider trading probe. 

FBI, SEC Probe Into Big Time Gambler Billy Walters, Carl Icahn, Phil Mickelson

FBI, SEC Probe Into Big Time Gambler Billy Walters, Carl Icahn, Phil Mickelson
The FBI and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating possible insider trading involving billionaire investor Carl Icahn, golfer Phil Mickelson and Las Vegas gambler William Walters

Atlantic Club Casino Purchased by Florida Company TJM

Atlantic Club Casino Purchased by Florida Company TJM
A Florida company bought the former Atlantic Club Casino Hotel on Thursday, and plans to operate it as a non-gambling facility.

Facebook Will No Longer Offer Real Money Bingo, Slots Friendzy App

Facebook Will No Longer Offer Real Money Bingo, Slots Friendzy App
London-based operator Gamesys has informed its players that Bingo & Slots Friendzy will no longer be available on the social network according to eGaming Review Magazine.

Macau Scraps Bill on Big Payouts Following Record Protests

Macau Scraps Bill on Big Payouts Following Record Protests
The top official in Macau, the world's gambling capital, said on Thursday a bill providing lavish perks for senior civil servants would be withdrawn days after the largest protest....

John Daly Had Fun Losing $55 Million Gambling

John Daly Had Fun Losing $55 Million Gambling
Appearing on “Depth With Graham Bensinger” this week, American professional golfer John Daly admitted he blew around $55 million gambling after a review of his tax records

Man Serving Time for Property Fraud Indicted for Running Sportsbook

Man Serving Time for Property Fraud Indicted for Running Sportsbook
A Minnesota man currently serving a four year prison sentence for property fraud  has been charged with running an online sportsbook with servers based in Costa  Rica.
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