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Revel Casino Bankruptcy Hearing Postponed Until Next Week

The bankruptcy auction of the troubled Revel casino hotel, which had been scheduled for Thursday, has been postponed until next week.

Two Alleged NJ Mobsters Sentenced for Role in Online Sports Betting Ring

Two Alleged NJ Mobsters Sentenced for Role in Online Sports Betting Ring
75-year-old "Uncle Patsy," aka Pat Pirozzi, and 49-year-old John Breheney, better known as "Johnny Fugazi" or "Fu", were sentenced Tuesday for their role in a mobbed-up sports betting ring.

California Broker Ordered by SEC to Pay Back $9 Mil Used for Gambling Debts

California Broker Ordered by SEC to Pay Back $9 Mil Used for Gambling Debts
The Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered a California broker and investment adviser, John Thornes, to pay back approximately $9 million in fines...

Trump Sues to Get Name Off of Atlantic City Casinos Including Taj Mahal

Trump Sues to Get Name Off of Atlantic City Casinos Including Taj Mahal
Donald Trump is suing an Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino company, trying to force it to drop his name from its two gambling halls.

Social casinos vs. Real money outlets

Social casinos vs. Real money outlets
Casino games have slowly become some of the most popular ones online. They are no longer restricted to online casinos only - several social games developers have launched their own suites that can be played on social networks like Facebook.

SBOBet.com Center of Paul Phua World Cup Betting Probe: Not Guilty Pleas Entered

SBOBet.com Front and Center of Paul Phua World Cup Betting Probe
Poker pro Paul Phua and his son Darren appeared in federal court on Tuesday to answer to charges they ran an illegal gambling business out of the $25k a night Caesars Palace villas via SBOBet.com

Why I like Microgaming above all other developers

Why I like Microgaming above all other developers
Microgaming is almost like a legendary company in the world of online casinos. First it was an operator - it has launched the first fully functional real money online casino back in 1994 - and then it has abandoned its online casinos, and turned to developing software for other online casinos. 

Congressman Chaka Fattah Son Indicted for Bank Fraud, Used Funds for Gambling

Congressman Chaka Fattah Son Indicted for Bank Fraud, Used Funds for Gambling
The son of Philadelphia congressman Chaka Fattah has been indicted and charged with bank fraud, tax evasion and misspending federal education funds.

Denver Bookies and BarBets App Now Available at Local Sports Bars

Denver Bookies and BarBets App Now Available at Local Sports Bars
If you are a bookie in the Denver area, you’ll want to check out Breckenridge Brewery, Sports Column, Jackson's and Stoney's Bar and Grill. 

Macau Casino Workers Want Bigger Piece of the Pie

Macau Casino Workers Want Bigger Piece of the Pie
Disgruntled casino workers are becoming a costly thorn in Macau's side.  As the Chinese territory races to build eight new resorts in the next three years, labour strains look set to intensify

New Jersey Residents May Not Want Casinos Outside of Atlantic City

New Jersey Residents May Not Want Casinos Outside of Atlantic City
A new poll found that half of New Jersey residents oppose opening casinos outside Atlantic City.

Convicted Mobster Hobbles With Cane but Caught on Video in Physical Altercation

Convicted Mobster Hobbles With Cane but Caught on Video in Physical Altercation
Mobster Richard Riccardi has complained of excruciating pain from a hip tumor, requiring the use of a cane....but not so fast...

Canadian Police Refuse to Identify Paddy Power Hacker: 649,000 Accounts Breached

Canadian Police Refuse to Identify Paddy Power Hacker: 649,000 Accounts Breached
Ontario authorities this week stated they will not be releasing the name of an individual said to have hacked some 649,000 customer accounts at Paddy Power, the UK’s third largest bookmaker.

‘FIFA Makes Me Sick and Blatter Runs it Like a Dictator’ Claims Sports Broadcaster

‘FIFA Makes Me Sick and Blatter Runs it Like a Dictator’ Claims Sports Broadcast
Winston Lineker has blasted FIFA saying that the organization “makes me sick and (Sepp) Blatter runs it like a dictator”.  He also wants to see a curb on gambling sponsorship deals in sport.

Rhode Island, Providence Bookies Going Down in Latest Shakedown

Rhode Island, Providence Bookies Going Down in Latest Shakedown
Rhode Island is the latest state that is proving to be inhospitable to bookies.  On Friday, August 1, it was announced that a state grand jury had returned indictments in connection to an alleged sports betting ring

Bookies in Northern California: San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Modesto

Bookies in Northern California: San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Modesto
Bookies in Northern California, just like their counterparts in the southern part of the state previously profiled here at Gambling911.com, have access to some of the wealthiest folks on the planet. 

How Does a Price Per Head Business Work?

How Does a Price Per Head Business Work?
A Price Per Head or PPH business is one that manages an individual’s bookmaking business for them and charges a set price per customer.

Borgata Posts Quarterly Loss for Online Poker in New Jersey

Borgata Posts Quarterly Loss for Online Poker in New Jersey
The Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, partnered with bwin.party, has posted a quarterly operating loss of $1.8 million for the period of June 30.

Ireland Government Blasts Paddy Power Failure to Expose Breach

Ireland Government Blasts Paddy Power for Exposing Customers to Breach
Government officials in Ireland have slammed that country’s largest bookmaker for failing to alert the public regarding a massive data breach that occurred in October 2010. 

‘Do Nothing Congress’ Wants to Try to Do Something: Ban Online Gambling Via Holder

‘Do Nothing Congress’ Wants to Try to Do Something: Ban Online Gambling Via Hold
A handful of US Senators wrote a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder asking for his support of their bill to reinstate a federal ban on Internet gambling.

Christie Signs Law for Gamblers to Ban Themselves: Like Getting a Vasectomy

Christie Signs Law for Gamblers to Ban Themselves: Like Getting a Vasectomy
On Thursday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law a measure that permits residents to ban themselves from playing at any of the state’s casinos or licensed online gambling websites.

Paddy Power Suffers Massive Data Breach: More Than 649,000 Customers Compromised

More than 649,000 customers of the UK’s third largest bookmaker, Paddy Power, have had their personal information stolen, it was revealed on Thursday.

Five Arrested for Brazen Atlantic City Casino Robbery: Former Guard Among Them

Five Arrested for Brazen Atlantic City Casino Robbery: Former Guard Among Them
Authorities say a former security officer and four other people stole more than $180,000 from security workers during an armed robbery at an Atlantic City casino earlier this month.

Global Gaming Expo 2014 to Feature Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn

Global Gaming Expo 2014 to Feature Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn
The Global Gaming Expo 2014 to be held in Las Vegas Tuesday September 30 thru October 2 will feature the likes of casino giants Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn and Jim Murren.

‘Hoffa’ Producer Joe Isgro Linked to Mob-Run Gambling Ring: Pleads Not Guilty

‘Hoffa’ Producer Joe Isgro Linked to Mob-Run Gambling Ring
The roller-coaster life of Joe Isgro is taking another plunge, with new charges that he helped run a mob-linked gambling operation.
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