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Defunct Revel Casino Gets Big Tax Break for 2015

Defunct Revel Casino Gets Big Tax Break for 2015
Revel has finally won something.  The former Atlantic City casino is getting a big tax break this year under a settlement it reached

Nitrogen Sports Bitcoin Book to Begin Accepting US Dollars

Nitrogen Sports Bitcoin Book to Begin Accepting US Dollars
Nitrogen Sports is beginning to distinguish itself from one of those many fly-by-night “Bitcoin-only” books that have come and gone with the drop of a….well, the drop of the anonymous digital currency’s price.

Report: Poker Pro Paul Phua Was Convicted in Malaysia

Report: Poker Pro Paul Phua Was Convicted in Malaysia
Poker pro Paul Phua was previously convicted in 2004 for his alleged involvement in an illegal betting scheme during the European Championship soccer tournament.

Sheldon Adelson Reboots Efforts to Outlaw Online Gambling: DC Powwow

Sheldon Adelson Reboots Efforts to Outlaw Online Gambling: DC Powwow
Casino mogul and GOP mega donor Sheldon Adelson will restart his campaign to outlaw online gambling in the US. 

Atlantic City Gets Another Downgrade

Atlantic City Gets Another Downgrade
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services cut Atlantic City's rating four notches to junk at 'BB' on Tuesday, the second Wall Street rating agency to issue a super-downgrade in the days

Online Gambling Sites to be Blocked in UK Thanks to ‘Porn Shields’

Online Gambling Sites to be Blocked in UK Thanks to ‘Porn Shields’
The dreaded “porn shields” are coming, at least for those folks in the UK who utilized ISPs from Talk Talk and Sky.  Caught in the crosshairs, online gambling websites.

Bitcoin Will Explode to Beyond $1 Trillion

Bitcoin Will Explode to Beyond $1 Trillion
The anonymous digital currency known as Bitcoin is set to explode beyond $1 trillion, so says those famous Winklevoss twins.

Germany Targets Online Gamblers: Fines Man €65,000

Germany Targets Online Gamblers: Fines Man €65,000
A 25-year-old German blackjack player has been fined €65,000 for patronizing a Gibraltar-based site that holds a United Kingdom license. 

Steve Wynn Salary Cut Nearly in Half: Plane Privileges Reduced

Steve Wynn Salary Cut Nearly in Half: Plane Privileges Reduced
Casino mogul Steve Wynn has had his salary cut nearly in half and his private plane privileges reduced drastically.

Paddy Power Funded FIFA Campaign in Jeopardy

Paddy Power Funded FIFA Campaign in Jeopardy
Even if David Ginola gains the nominations required by Thursday's deadline to stand against Sepp Blatter, his improbable bookmaker-funded campaign could be scuppered by FIFA's gambling rules.

FantasyDraft.com Review – Affiliate Referral Program Could be Groundbreaking

FantasyDraft.com Review – Affiliate Referral Program Could be Groundbreaking
Gambling911.com has your FantasyDraft.com review with the pros and cons appearing below.  We also take a close look at their affiliate referral program called 6 Degrees of Play.

Online Casino Guaranteed Payouts - $200 Every Day

Online Casino Guaranteed Payouts - $200 Every Day
BetPhoenix.ag has now promised online casino guaranteed payouts of $200 every day with more big wins possible.

FantasyAces.com Review – Featuring Ground Breaking SalaryPro Flex Salary Cap

FantasyAces.com Review – Featuring Ground Breaking SalaryPro Flex Salary Cap
Gambling911.com has your FantasyAces.com review including the pros and cons and what differentiates FantasyAces.com from the rest of the Daily Fantasy Sports pack.

FanWars.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports Sites – Affiliate Program Review

FanWars.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports Sites – Affiliate Program Review
Gambling911.com has your FanWars.com review where we point out the pros and cons of this site, which is gaining popularity amongst Fantasy players. 

BallR.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports

BallR.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports
Gambling911.com has your BallR.com review below as we point out the pros and cons of this nearly one-year-old Daily Fantasy Sports site that, on the surface, appears to be going down the right path

Malaise in Malaysia as Government Officials Clash Over Phua FBI Letters

Malaise in Malaysia as Government Officials Clash Over Phua FBI Letters
It just keeps getting uglier in the world of Malaysian politics as it pertains to millionaire businessman and poker pro Paul Phua.

U.S. Treasury Issues Warning to Casinos Over Illegal Sports Betting

U.S. Treasury Issues Warning to Casinos Over Illegal Sports Betting
U.S. casinos must take steps to combat illegal sports gambling, the Treasury Department has told an industry group in a letter that came just weeks before the Super Bowl

PA Drilling Exec Faces 7 Years Behind Bars for Embezzling $9 Mil to Gamble

PA Drilling Exec Faces 7 Years Behind Bars for Embezzling $9 Mil to Gamble
A one-time chief operating officer for a Western Pennsylvania drilling company is facing more than seven years behind bars when he is sentenced for embezzlement Friday. 

Judge Drafts Decision in Phau Case Involving FBI ‘Cable Repair’ Ruse: Appeal Likely

Judge Drats Decision in Phau Case Involving FBI ‘Cable Repair’ Ruse: Appeal Like
A federal judge says she will issue a ruling over the next few days as to whether it was illegal for undercover FBI agents to shut off Internet service and pose as cable repairmen.....

Macau Outperforms World’s Other Cities Economically

Macau Outperforms World’s Other Cities Economically
Macau, the Chinese territory known for casino gambling, outperformed the rest of the world's major cities economically last year, according to a report out Thursday.

DraftKings 4th Quarter Revenue in 2014 Best Ever: From $2.5 Mil to $17 Mil

DraftKings 4th Quarter Revenue in 2014 Best Ever: From $2.5 Mil to $17 Mil
Daily Fantasy Sports second biggest site, DraftKings, reported a dramatic increase in revenues during the 2014 4th quarter. 

Gambler Now Asking for $1 Million in Lawsuit Against Casino for Gambling Losses

Gambler Now Asking for $1 Million in Lawsuit Against Casino for Gambling Losses
A Los Angeles man is asking for more than $1 million plus attorney fees from a Las Vegas casino, claiming he was permitted to keep drinking in the establishment last February despite being noticeably inebriated. 

Motorcycle Gang’s Existence Revolved Around Meth, Gambling, Prosecutors Claim

Motorcycle Gang’s Existence Revolved Around Meth, Gambling, Prosecutors Claim
A Mount Clemens, Michigan national motorcycle gang, the Devil’s Diciples, is accused of running an elaborate meth, gambling, theft and violence ring.

VICTIV.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports

VICTIV.com Review – Daily Fantasy Sports
Gambling911.com, a site you have trusted since 1999 to bring you the latest news pertaining to the gaming and Fantasy Sports sector, has its VICTIV.com review. 

FanDuel Revenues Hit $37 Mil in 4th Qtr, Up From $7.4 Mil the Same Period Last Year

FanDuel Revenues Hit $37 Mil in 4th Qtr, Up From $7.4 Mil the Same Period Last Y
The world’s largest Fantasy sports site, FanDuel.com, has seen its revenues reach $37 million for the 4th quarter ending 2014.  That’s quite an increase from $7.4 million the same period last year.
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