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The Street on Bitcoin: Future Generations Won’t See Money the Way We Do

The Street on Bitcoin: Future Generations Won’t See Money the Way We Do

More and more people are beginning to understand how Bitcoin works and this has translated into 25 percent of customers utilizing the anonymous digital currency at some online casinos and sportsbooks.

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Las Vegas Review Journal New Owner is Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson

Las Vegas Review Journal New Owner is Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson

Fortune Magazine has reported that casino magnate and GOP mega donor Sheldon Adelson is the new owner of Nevada’s biggest newspaper the Las Vegas Review Journal. 

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Pete Rose Not Prepared to Give Up on Hall of Fame Bid Just Yet

Pete Rose Not Prepared to Give Up on Hall of Fame Bid Just Yet

Pete Rose said he believes he still has a chance to one day get back in baseball. In the meantime, he’s turning his attention to the Hall of Fame.

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Commissioner Rejects Pete Rose's Plea for Reinstatement

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred rejected Pete Rose's plea for reinstatement on Monday, citing his continued gambling and evidence that he bet on games when he was playing for the Cincinnati Reds.

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How Local Bookies Can Turn a Profit During Rough Times

How Local Bookies Can Turn a Profit During Rough Times

This past weekend saw the Patriots, Seahawks, and Panthers put a real hurting on local books. It's not easy, for a local guy, to turn a profit when when sports bettors have access to so much internet information.

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Angry Bookies: Patriots, Packers, Seahawks Provide the Dagger

Not a Good Day for the Books as Patriots, Packers Cover

New England covered easily Sunday night with 80 percent or more of the betting action on the Patriots as -3 to -5.5 road favorites in Houston.

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Sheldon Adelson New Las Vegas Review Journal Owner?

Sheldon Adelson New Las Vegas Review Journal Owner?

Speculation is running high that casino billionaire and staunch online gambling opponent Sheldon Adelson is the new owner of Nevada’s biggest newspaper The Las Vegas Review Journal.  The new owners refuse to identify themselves.

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PayPal Shutting Down DraftKings, FanDuel Transactions

PayPal Shutting Down DraftKings, FanDuel Transactions

PayPal has decided to halt all money transactions to and from DraftKings and FanDuel in the wake of a superior court judge decision not to allow the two companies to operate in New York State.

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Bookies Hope to Avoid Disaster With Patriots Seeing Nearly 90 Percent

Bookies Hope to Avoid Disaster With Patriots Seeing Nearly 90 Percent

Bookies have hardly reacted to the amount of action coming in on New England this week in their game against the Houston Texans.  As of Friday afternoon, 86% of the action on the Patriots-Texans game was going towards New England.

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New Book Exposes the Underbelly of Daily Fantasy Sports

New Book Exposes the Underbelly of Daily Fantasy Sports

A new book that promises to blow the lid off the inner secrets of the daily fantasy sports industry has just been released and anyone who participates in the popular pastime will find the book not just fascinating but also financially rewarding.

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Wife of Mississippi Gambler Sues DraftKings, FanDuel Over Husband’s Losses

Wife of Mississippi Gambler Sues DraftKings, FanDuel Over Husband’s Losses

A woman in Mississippi has filed a lawsuit against Daily Fantasy Sports giants DraftKings and FanDuel in an effort to recover her husband’s losses.

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Family of Late U.S. Gangster Wants Compensation for Cuba Hotel

Family of Late U.S. Gangster Wants Compensation for Cuba Hotel

The family of the late gangster Meyer Lansky is hoping to be compensated for a Havana casino hotel seized after Cuba's 1959 revolution, now that the countries have begun trying to resolve billions in dollars in claims....

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San Diego Casinos Raided: Not ‘Terrorist Related’

San Diego Casinos Raided: Not ‘Terrorist Related’

Law enforcement dressed in full raid gear were in the process of raiding two San Diego casinos Wednesday shortly before 9 am this morning.

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Mike Francesa Loses His Mind Arguing With Assemblyman Dean Murray Over DFS Bill

Mike Francesa Loses His Mind Arguing With Assemblyman Dean Murray Over DFS Bill

Radio host Mike Francesa went off on New York State Assemblyman Dean Murray for proposing legislation that would make Daily Fantasy Sports a “game of skill”.

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Restore Americas Wire Act: Does House Oversight Committee Have Nothing Better to Do?

Restore Americas Wire Act: Does House Oversight Committee Have Nothing Better to

Today, Campaign for Liberty President Norm Singleton issued the following statement regarding the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee’s hearing on the “Restoration of America’s Wire Act”:

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Key NY Lawmakers Throw Daily Fantasy Sports a Lifeline

Key NY Lawmakers Throw Daily Fantasy Sports a Lifeline

Key Lawmakers Say Daily Fantasy Sports Will be Legal in NY No Matter What Court Decides - The chairman of a state legislative committee with authority over gambling predicts New York will legalize and regulate daily fantasy sports....

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World’s First Food Casino Lets You Bet With Burgers

World’s First Food Casino Lets You Bet With Burgers

Leave your money at home.  A new casino actually let’s you place bets with burgers and other food items.  Say what?

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Player Hits 21 Team $63 Parlay

Tons of big winners yesterday at BetOnline.ag. None bigger than this guy. 21 team $63 parlay hits for $86,796. Yup, 21 teamer.

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British Teen Given Suspended Jail Sentence for Online Gambling Cyber Attack

British Teen Given Suspended Jail Sentence for Online Gambling Cyber Attack

Max Dean Whitehouse was 17-years-old at the time he launched a cyber-attack on an unnamed large online gambling site two years ago.  The British teenager was given a 12-month jail sentence last week.

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Judge Throws Out Inmate Lawsuit Claiming USA Today Ruined Gambling Biz

Judge Throws Out Inmate Lawsuit Claiming USA Today Ruined Gambling Biz

A Pennsylvania Superior Court panel has thrown out what a judge referred to as an “utterly frivolous” lawsuit by a prison inmate claiming USA Today ruined his illegal jailhouse gambling business after it decided to stop publishing Las Vegas odds.

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Jason Chaffetz Announces Hearing Date for Online Poker

Jason Chaffetz Announces Hearing Date for Online Poker

Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz has announced a hearing date to determine the status of his co-authored legislation, Restore America’s Wire Act or RAWA for short.  Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz has announced a hearing date to determine the status of his co-authored legislation, Restore America’s Wire Act or RAWA for short.  

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Judge Transfers State Lawsuit Against Seminoles

Judge Transfers State Lawsuit Against Seminoles

A federal lawsuit filed by the state against the Seminole Tribe of Florida has been transferred to Tallahassee, where it will join another pending lawsuit about gambling at Seminole casinos.

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Planned Parenthood Shooter Was God-Loving Gambler

Planned Parenthood Shooter Was God-Loving Gambler

The man accused of killing three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic left a decades-long trail of broken marriages, scant social connections and a reputation for religious zealotry that didn’t match his yen for gambling and extramarital affairs.

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Ex-Exotic Dancer Accused of Misusing Animal Shelter Funds for Online Gambling

Ex-Exotic Dancer Accused of Misusing Animal Shelter Funds for Online Gambling

Help Save Furry Ones, a charity that was supposed to help find homes and provide shelter for cats, has been accused of misappropriating funds at various online gambling websites.

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Macau Revenues Continue to Plunge

Gambling revenue in Macau plunged 32.3 per cent in November from a year earlier, extending a decline from the previous month and hovering near five-year lows as the world's biggest gambling hub struggled to attract wealthy Chinese punters.

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