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Witness Testifies Ex Blew Up Home That Killed Two to Pay Off Gambling Debts

Witness Testifies Ex Blew Up Home That Killed Two to Pay Off Gambling Debts

An Indianapolis woman whose house exploded, killing two people, testified Wednesday during her former boyfriend's trial that he was determined to burn the home down for insurance money

League of Legends Online Betting for US Customers Premiers July 4

League of Legends Online Betting for US Customers Premiers July 4

The first US facing online sportsbook, appropriately named Sportsbook.ag (.com if you prefer) will be debuting eSports betting this weekend. League of Legends betting will now be a regular offering at Sportsbook.

Sportsbook.ag First US-Facing Sports Betting Site to Offer eSports Gambling

Sportsbook.ag Becomes First US Sports Betting Site to Offer eSports Gambling

Sportsbook.ag has revealed it will begin offering betting on eSports following increasing demand to do so. 

Gambino Crime Family 'Made Man' Guilty in Murder of Miami Subs Founder

Gambino Crime Member Guilty in Murder of Miami Subs Founder

Jurors have found alleged Gambino Family mobster Anthony “Big Tony” Moscatiello guilty in the murder of South Florida businessman and Miami Subs restaurant franchise founder Gus Boulis. 

Lawsuits Claim Abuse at Tribal Casinos: Card Counters Take Action

Lawsuits Claim Abuse at Tribal Casinos: Card Counters Take Action

For gamblers skilled at counting cards, it can be especially risky to play at America's tribal casinos: Those who have gotten caught tell stories of seized winnings, wrongful detentions, or worse.

Attorney Who Led $300 Million Gambling Ring Wants Case Thrown Out

Attorney Who Led $300 Million Gambling Ring Wants Case Thrown Out

An attorney convicted of leading a $300 million gambling ring that used a veterans charity as a front is asking an appeals court to throw out his 6-year prison sentence.

Sex, Drugs and Gambling: How to Pay for Your College Tuition

Sex, Drugs and Gambling: How to Pay for Your College Tuition

A shocking survey conducted by Save the Student revealed this week that one fifth of university students have had to resort to gambling, the drug trade and even prostitution to pay their skyrocketing tuition bills.

Casino Stocks Rise as on Good Macau News: Market Bloodbath Wednesday?

Casino Stocks Rise as on Good Macau News: Market Bloodbath Wednesday?

Tuesday we had the first good news surrounding the Macau gaming sector in quite some time as a number of casino companies with exposure there saw their stock prices rise.

Dallas Mavs Owner, ‘Shark Tank’ Investor Takes a Chance With eSports Gambling

Dallas Mavs Owner, ‘Shark Tank’ Investor Takes a Chance With eSports Gambling

Dallas Mavericks owner and “Shark Tank” star Mark Cuban announced he has invested in Seattle-based eSports online gambling site UNIKRN, injecting a cool $7 million into the firm.

Bitcoin Online Gambling Site Primedice Hacked for One Million Dollars

Bitcoin Online Gambling Site Primedice Hacked for One Million Dollars

Bitcoin online gambling website Primedice.com claims it was hacked out of $1 million and has offered a reward to anyone who can locate the culprit and all stolen funds.

Phil Mickelson Implicated in Gambling Case: Won’t Face Charges

Phil Mickelson Implicated in Gambling Case: Won’t Face Charges

Golf great Phil Mickelson has been tied to a $2.75 million gambling case, according to ESPN.  Mickelson has not been charged with any crime and is not under investigation. 

White Label Daily Fantasy Sports Platform Development Becoming Big Business

White Label Daily Fantasy Sports Platform Development Becoming Big Business

While much attention has been paid over the past year to Daily Fantasy Sports websites offering contests, the true beneficiaries of this industry may very well be the white label Fantasy Sports developing sector.

Australian Politics Infiltrated by Italian Mafia, Investigation Suggests

Australian Politics Infiltrated by Italian Mafia, Investigation Suggests

An investigation reveals that Italy’s Calabrian mafia, known as 'Ndrangheta, used a number of well-known donors to parties on both sides of the Australian political divide to legitimise its activities.

Billionaire Who Blew Millions Gambling Blames the Devil: Won’t Pay Casino

Billionaire Who Blew Millions Gambling Blames the Devil: Won’t Pay Casino Debt

A billionaire who gambled away £2million at London’s Ritz Casino is now refusing to pay his debt, claiming the devil made him do it.

Macau Gambling Junket Operator Accused in Money Laundering Probe

A storied Macau junket operator, who has been the focus of a lengthy police investigation, has been accused of laundering HKD1.8 billion (USD232 million) through bank accounts in Hong Kong

Nintendo Steps Back Into eSports Space

Nintendo Steps Back Into eSports Space

Nintendo was among the first gaming companies to embrace eSports back in 1990.  This is when Nintendo introduced the Nintendo World Championships.

DraftKings Loses Disney: Looking to Raise Another $250 Million

DraftKings Loses Disney: Looking to Raise Another $250 Million

DraftKings.com has entered into a lucrative marketing deal with ESPN, however, that sports channel’s parent company, Disney, has opted not to invest in the company.

RAWA Online Gambling Prohibition Bills Gains Little Traction in Congress

RAWA Online Gambling Prohibition Bills Gains Little Traction in Congress

South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Utah Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz this week introduced legislation that would ultimately ban most forms of Web gambling at the federal level.

Does your Pay Per Head Site Keep You on Hold?

Maybe we need to explore the lingo a little, for purposes of this conversation. When you are "on hold," that means there is some kind of logistical or technical holdup that is keeping you from moving forward.

Rep. Barton introduces Internet Poker Freedom Act

Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) introduced H.R. 2888, the Internet Poker Freedom Act of 2015 Thursday morning. The legislation licenses and regulates internet poker and seeks to restore the rights of people to play

Ron Paul Blasts RAWA Author in Own Home Town Paper: 'Worst Offender'

Ron Paul Blasts Online Gambling Prohibition Author in Own Home Town Paper

Writing an opt-in piece for the Salt Lake Tribune, former US Congressman Ron Paul has ripped Utah Representative Jason Chaffetz for what he sees as an attack on Internet commerce.

FantasyAces World Baseball Championship Final Close to Filling Up

FantasyAces World Baseball Championship Final Close to Filling Up

13 of 20 slots have filled up for this year’s FantasyAces World Baseball Championship Final Saturday August 15 at 7:05 pm EST. 

Amaya Silent Over Insider Trading Investigation at Annual Meeting

Amaya Silent Over Insider Trading Investigation at Annual Meeting

Although Amaya is at the centre of an insider trading investigation of a US$4.9 billion acquisition, you wouldn't know it at the online gaming company's annual meeting Monday.

Man Arrested for Urinating in Slot Machine Same Time ‘Slot Crapper” Caught on Cam

Man Arrested for Urinating in Slot Machine Same Time ‘Slot Crapper” Caught on Ca

A 53-year-old Manalapan, New Jersey man has been identified as the individual caught urinating inside the coin tray of a slot machine.

Elderly Mobster Sent Back to Prison for Meeting With Gangster Pals

Elderly Mobster Sent Back to Prison for Meeting With Gangster Pals

A Brooklyn federal judge has sentenced Jack Palazzolo, 77, to a year and a day behind bars after meeting with fellow mobsters when he was ordered not to as part of his probation arrangement. 

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