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Russia to Open Up Sochi, Crimea for Gambling: Easing Online Poker Restrictions

Russia to Open Up Sochi, Crimea for Gambling: Easing Online Poker Restrictions
Russia has announced plans to ease restrictions on Internet gambling while opening up Sochi and the Crimea for land-based casinos.

China Jails 68 People in Online Gambling Bust: Up to Nine Years Prison Time

China Jails 68 People in Online Gambling Bust:  Up to Nine Years Prison Time
China has jailed 68 people for up to nine years for online gambling, state media said on Friday, making it the country's largest such bust of a ring, which was valued at $78 billion.

Ex-Mob Boss Son Convicted in Looting of Company

Ex-Mob Boss Son Convicted in Looting of Company
The son of a former Philadelphia mob boss and another reputed mob associate were convicted Thursday of federal fraud charges for taking over a Texas-based mortgage company...

How Regulated Gambling Can Boost the Economy

In recent years, there has been a lot of focus on the potential impacts of a legalised worldwide gambling market.

Aria Ordered to Pay $100k for Barring Agents

Aria Ordered to Pay $100k for Barring Agents
A Las Vegas Strip casino has agreed to pay $100,000 to settle allegations that a supervisor shooed away state agents who were watching a high-stakes roulette table....

Primary School Teacher Blows Away £60,000 on Internet Gambling

Primary School Teacher Blows Away £60,000 on Internet Gambling
Women find online gambling more attractive than drugs and sex according to a report filed by the Daily Mail.

Atlantic City's Competition Forces Makeover

Atlantic City's Competition Forces Makeover
In the old days, Atlantic City had legal gaming to itself on the Atlantic Seaboard and in typical fashion people thought that would always be the case. But casinos owned by Native Americans opened.

Gambling911.com World Exclusive: Man to Sue Jay Cohen for Money Owed by WSEX

Gambling911.com World Exclusive: Man Sues Jay Cohen for Money Owed by WSEX
A man owed nearly $70,000 by online sportsbook World Sports Exchange tells Gambling911.com in a world exclusive interview that he intends to sue World Sports Exchange former co-owner Jay Cohen

Famed Showboat Casino in Atlantic City to Shut Down

Famed Showboat Casino in Atlantic City to Shut Down
Casino contraction hit Atlantic City again Friday, as the parent company of the Showboat Casino Hotel announced it will close the Mardi Gras-themed casino on Aug. 31.

Nevada Gaming Revenues Up 8 Percent in May

Nevada Gaming Revenues Up 8 Percent in May
State officials say Nevada gambling revenue was up 8 percent in May compared with the same month last year.

888.com Reviewing Luis Suarez Sponsorship Deal Following Bite Incident

888.com Seriously Reviewing Luis Suarez Sponsorship Deal Following Bite Incident
Online gambling firm 888.com is said to be reviewing its sponsorship deal with disgraced footballer Luis Suarez. 

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Sheldon Adelson: ‘Don’t Pick on Him’

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Sheldon Adelson: ‘Don’t Pick on Him’
Speaking to MSNBC’s Chuck Todd, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid came to the defense of casino billionaire and GOP mega donor Sheldon Adelson...

Bwin.Party on Verge of Breaking Up?

Bwin.Party on Verge of Breaking Up?
The party might be over for Bwin.Party.  Rumors surfaced this week that the world’s largest publicly traded online gambling firm is on the verge of breaking up.

Rochester Area Restaurant Owners Charged With Running Offshore Sportsbook

Rochester Area Restaurant Owners Charged With Running Offshore Sportsbook
Three Rochester, New York area men have been indicted on 23 counts for their role in running an offshore sportsbook. 

New Jersey Starts Review of PokerStars Buyer Amaya Gaming

New Jersey Starts Review of PokerStars Buyer Amaya Gaming
New Jersey casino regulators have begun their review of a Canadian company that's buying the PokerStars online gambling website and hoping to get it licensed in Atlantic City by this fall.

Harrah’s Fined for Underage Drinking in AC

Harrah’s Fined for Underage Drinking in AC
Two Atlantic City casinos have been fined a total of $66,000, with the bulk of the fines levied against Harrah's Resort Atlantic City for letting underage patrons gamble and drink.

Verdict Upheld Against ‘Girls Gone Wild’ Founder in Wynn Slander Suit

Verdict Upheld Against ‘Girls Gone Wild’ Founder in Wynn Slander Suit
An appellate court on Monday upheld a $19 million judgment against "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis in a slander case filed over his claims that casino mogul Steve Wynn had threatened to kill him.

Macau Authorities Bust US$645 Million World Cup Betting Ring

Macau Authorities Bust US$645 Million World Cup Betting Ring
Authorities in Macau have arrested 22 individuals Friday in connection with a worldwide US$645 million FIFA World Cup betting syndicate.

Supreme Court Will Allow Ban on Sports Betting to Remain in New Jersey

Supreme Court Will Allow Ban on Sports Betting to Remain in New Jersey
The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a ban on sports gambling in New Jersey, rebuffing an attempt to bring betting on professional and college sporting events to Atlantic City casinos and the state's racetracks.

Pope Francis Denounces, Ex-Communicates Italian Mafia: Could Become Target

Pope Francis Denounces, Ex-Communicates Italian Mafia: Could Become Target
In the strongest language ever to come from the Vatican against Italy’s powerful and often brutal Mafia, Pope Francis denounced the criminal enterprise and ex-communicated all Mafia members this weekend.

Pay Per Head Review - RealBookies.com: Free Trial, No Deposit, Low Starting Price

Pay Per Head Review - RealBookies.com: Free Trial, No Deposit, Low Starting Pric
With over 18 years in online bookmaking, the people behind Realbookies.com bring their vast knowledge and experience to one of the fastest growing company in the pay per head business today.

Pay Per Head Review - WagerHome.com: 4 Week Free Trial Offered

Pay Per Head Review - WagerHome.com: 4 Week Free Trial Offered
Wager Home has emerged into the best price per head service company in the industry. They have serviced thousands of agents big and small and continue to upgrade their service every year.

Pay Per Head Review - AcePerHead.com: Mobile Bookie Platform, Online Poker More

Pay Per Head Review - AceSportsbook.com: Mobile Bookie Platform, Online Poker Mo
AcePerHead.com is the gold standard in the per-head industry. With packages from $10/head, we provide superior and more reliable service.

Pay Per Head Review - PayPerHead.com: Starting at $5 Per Head

Pay Per Head Review - PayPerHead.com: Starting at $5 Per Head
PayPerHead.com is the only Pay Per Head service Vince Curatola, Johnny ‘Sack’ Sacramoni of the The Sorpranos, puts his name behind. 

Resorts International Inks Deal With Sportech: Could Join Forces With PokerStars

Resorts International Inks Deal With Sportech: Could Join Forces With PokerStars
An Atlantic City casino that was thwarted in its efforts to join the Internet gambling market is preparing to get in the game.
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