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Dire Warning Issued By Connecticut Tribes: 18000 Casino Jobs Could Be Lost

Dire Warning Issued By Connecticut Tribes: 18000 Casino Jobs Could Be Lost

The leaders of Connecticut's two federally recognized Indian tribes warned lawmakers the state could lose 18,000 jobs once a casino in neighboring Springfield, Massachusetts opens in 2½ years.

Satisfy Your March Madness Fantasy Fix With a Twist of TradeSports

Satisfy Your March Madness Fantasy Fix With a Twist of TradeSports

While most daily fantasy sports websites are shunning March Madness the way Major League Baseball shuns Pete Rose, one fantasy site sees the tournament as too good an opportunity to ignore.

Roundup of 65 in Atlanta-Area NCAA Basketball Tournament Betting Ring

Roundup of 65 in Atlanta-Area NCAA Basketball Tournament Betting Ring
WSB-TV Atlanta was reporting late Monday that Alpharetta police were booking about 65 people into jail in connection with an illegal gambling operation.

Pete Rose Submits Application to be Reinstated Into Baseball: Punished for Betting

Pete Rose Submits Application to be Reinstated Into Baseball: Punished for Betti
Arguably one of the greatest Major League Baseball players of all time, Pete Rose, was banned from the sport back in 1989.  His crime: Betting on the Cincinnati Reds while managing the team.

One Last Time: NJ Heads to Court Over Sports Betting Legalization

One Last Time: NJ Heads to Court Over Sports Betting Legalization
The 2 1/2-year legal battle over sports gambling in New Jersey is moving back to court.

Monday Hearings on Revel Casino Postponed

Monday Hearings on Revel Casino Postponed
Hearings on the tumultuous Revel casino sale have been postponed.  A bankruptcy court judge was to hear a series of contentious motions on Monday.

Skybet Gets Reamed for ‘Odds Error’ Tied to PSG Shock Extra Time Win

Skybet Gets Reamed for ‘Odds Error’ Tied to PSG Shock Extra Time Win
One of the United Kingdom’s largest online bookmakers, Skybet, found itself caught up in a major controversy over the weekend following an odds error on its mobile phone app.

New Fantasy League Site Swagger Stadium One of Few to Embrace March Madness

New Fantasy League Site Swagger Stadium One of Few to Embrace March Madness
One start-up fantasy sports league, based outside of Minneapolis, Swagger Stadium (www.swaggerstadium.com), wouldn't think of ignoring America's second-biggest sporting event

How to Win Money Playing Daily Fantasy Sports

How to Win Money Playing Daily Fantasy Sports
If you are like many readers of the Gambling911.com website and DFS911.com (coming soon), you might be asking yourself: “How can I make money playing daily fantasy sports”?

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Down 10 Percent in February Despite Snow, Frigid Temps

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Down 10 Percent in February Despite Snow, Frigid Temp
New Jersey has released its February online gambling revenue numbers and they are not very good.  A decline of nearly 11 percent was seen from January.

Iowa Senate Votes to Allow Fantasy Sports

Iowa Senate Votes to Allow Fantasy Sports
The Senate has passed a bill that would allow a person in Iowa to win money in fantasy sports contests.

Red Bull Energy Drink Fuels PokerStars Live Macau

Red Bull Energy Drink Fuels PokerStars Live Macau
PokerStars.net, an Amaya Inc. (TSX: AYA) company, today announced that Red Bull, the world’s best-selling energy drink, has become the Official Energy Drink Provider of PokerStars LIVE Macau.

Mafia Thrives on Italy's Legalized Gambling Addiction

Mafia Thrives on Italy's Legalized Gambling Addiction
Legalizing gambling in Italy was supposed to help curb the mafia. Unfortunately, prosecutors say, it has only created new opportunities for the mob.

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Down Another 14.8 Percent

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Down Another 14.8 Percent
Atlantic City's February casino revenue declined by 14.8 compared with a year ago, when there were 11 casinos operating instead of the current eight.

Chaffetz Pisses Off State Lottery Officials

Chaffetz Pisses Off State Lottery Officials
Throughout the years, the state lotteries have proven to be a force when it comes to potential gambling legislation. 

Bwin.Party Potential Suitor Talks Reach Fever Pitch

Bwin.Party Potential Suitor Talks Reach Fever Pitch
Online gambling firm Bwin.party said talks about selling all or part of its business had become more serious, as it battles headwinds such as the decline of regulated poker markets in Europe.

San Jose CA Largest Gambling Bust on Record: Vietnamese Cafes Caught in Crossfire

San Jose CA Largest Gambling Bust on Record: Vietnamese Cafes Caught in Crossfir
San Jose, California police confirmed raids on several Vietnamese owned cafes to root out illegal gambling machines at the establishments. 

Daily Fantasy Sports Leagues Not Mad for March Madness as Most Shun College Hoops

Daily Fantasy Sports Leagues Not Mad for March Madness as Most Shun College Hoop
For the second time this year, fantasy sports leagues will be shut out of the action for a major sporting event.

42 Alleged Mobsters Brought Down in Italy

42 Alleged Mobsters Brought Down in Italy
Italian military police, the Carabinieri, have arrested 42 suspected mafia members in the Southern part of the country, it was revealed on Tuesday.

Man Involved in Fatal Car Crash After 500,000 Euros Gambling Win Goes on Trial

Man Involved in Fatal Car Crash After 500,000 Euros Gambling Win Goes on Trial
A man faces a possible five-year prison sentence for allegedly causing a fatal accident driving the wrong way down a German Autobahn after winning more than 500,000 euros ($537,000) gambling

DraftKings May be Off the Hook With Class Action Clause

DraftKings May be Off the Hook With Class Action Clause
As reported on the Gambling911.com website and elsewhere, one of the world’s largest daily fantasy websites DraftKings is now the subject of a class action lawsuit claiming false advertising.

Senator Pushing for Web Gambling Prohibition has Never Used Email

Senator Pushing for Web Gambling Prohibition has Never Used Email
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina has never used email though he claims to know plenty about the perceived dangers of Web gambling.

Brits Blowing Away £1.7billion on Gambling Machines

Brits Blowing Away £1.7billion on Gambling Machines
The Mail on Sunday this weekend revealed that those living in the UK are spending £1.7billion gambling on fixed-odds betting terminals.

Poker Pro Paul Phua Son Pleads Guilty in World Cup Betting Probe: Was Homesick

Poker Pro Paul Phua Son Pleads Guilty in World Cup Betting Probe: Was Homesick
The son of a wealthy Malaysian businessman accused of running an illegal sports betting ring together during the World Cup has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in order to return home.

March Madness ‘Gambling Holiday’ Risky for Compulsive Gamblers

March Madness ‘Gambling Holiday’ Risky for Compulsive Gamblers
It’s an office tradition that can create camaraderie, boost morale and provide escape from daily routine. March Madness pools are estimated to attract more than 50 million workers to bet on brackets
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