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Online Gambling in New Jersey: Toms River, Jersey City Top List of Registrants

Online Gambling in New Jersey: Toms River, Jersey City Top List of Registrants
This week we learned that Toms River ranked number one on the list of Most Registrants signing up and playing on licensed New Jersey online gambling websites.

Fit News Exposes Lindsey Graham, Nikki Haley Online Gambling Agenda

Fit News Exposes Lindsey Graham, Nikki Haley Online Gambling Agenda
Site exposes the hidden agenda behind the backing of a bill to prohibit online gamlbing at the federal level.  A must read indeed.

Michigan Senate Passes Charitable Gambling Bill: No More 'Millionaire Parties'

Michigan Senate Passes Charitable Gambling Bill: No More 'Millionaire Parties'
Gov. Rick Snyder and Michigan lawmakers aren't seeing eye to eye on reining in the charitable gambling industry, which has seen significant growth over the past decade.

Jacob’s Family Has ‘Gambling’ Obstacle Standing in Way of Buffalo Bills Purchase

Jacob’s Family Has ‘Gambling’ Obstacle Standing in Way of Buffalo Bills Purchase
ESPN.com on Wednesday reported that the family involved with helping to find the Buffalo Bills a new owner hasn’t ruled out buying the franchise themselves.

Art Dealer Tied to Russian Mob Run Gambling Ring Case Blames His Dad for Woes

Art Dealer Tied to Russian Mob Run Gambling Ring Case Blames His Dad for Woes
Playboy art dealer Hillel “Helly” Nahmad is blaming his dear ‘ol dad for his gambling problems.  Nahmad was one of 30 charged for running high stakes poker games with ties to the Russian Mafia. 

Lobbyists Are Big (and Only) Winners Thus Far in US Online Gambling Battle

Lobbyists Are Big (and Only) Winners Thus Far in US Online Gambling Battle
There is one group benefitting big time from the efforts to both legalize and prevent online gambling from taking shape in the US:  The lobbyists.

Is New Jersey Online Gambling Site Virgin Casino Free $50 for Real?

Is New Jersey Online Gambling Site Virgin Casino Free $50 for Real?
A number of our readers were wondering if the New Jersey online gambling site VirginCasino.com was really offering a FREE $50 in cash to new signups. 

Las Vegas Removes Dead Gambler From Infamous Black Book

Las Vegas Removes Dead Gambler From Infamous Black Book
We now know what happens to “casino cheats” after they die.  Las Vegas removes them from their infamous Black Book.  Whether they go to Heaven or Hell is anyone’s guess.

ASA Says Paddy Power ‘Made Joke’ Out of Domestic Violence, Mocked Amputees

ASA Says Paddy Power ‘Made Joke’ Out of Domestic Violence, Mocked Amputees
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned Irish online bookmaker from ever promoting bets on the Oscar Pistorious trial.

Mafia Boss Dire Warning: ‘Fellow Mobsters Might Have to Get Real Jobs to Survive’

Mafia Boss Dire Warning: ‘Fellow Mobsters Might Have to Get Real Jobs to Survive
Mafia bosses this week sounded the alarms that money in their respective criminal enterprises is starting to run out and younger members may have to (gulp) “get real jobs in order to survive”.

Deadwood Commissioners Fear Turning Gambling Town Into ‘Party City’

Deadwood Commissioners Fear Turning Gambling Town Into ‘Party City’
Commissioners in the western South Dakota gambling town of Deadwood have voted against allowing open containers of alcohol on Main Street during weekends.

Dreyfus on iGaming: ‘Not About Whether You Are Going to Eat Someone or Be Eaten’

Dreyfus on iGaming: ‘Not About Whether You Are Going to Eat Someone or Be Eaten’
Alexandre Dreyfus, founder of Chili Poker and now the head of the Global Poker Index, is celebrating his 10th year in online gambling

New Milwaukee Bucks Owner ‘Close Friend” to Alleged Russian Mobster

New Milwaukee Bucks New Owner ‘Close Friend” to Alleged Russian Mobster
The Milwaukee Bucks are being sold and one of the new owners enjoys a “close friendship” to with a 27-year-old Russian tied to a big high stakes poker bust last year.

The Price Per Head Revolution - By Way of WagerHome

The Price Per Head Revolution - By Way of WagerHome
We all know that sports betting is one of the most popular gambling-related activities in the world, and it is certainly one of the drivers for the boom in sports of all kinds in the United States. 

Tropicana Online AC Casino Revenue Up $1.9 Million in March for Biggest Gain

Tropicana Online Casino Revenue Up $1.9 Million in March for Biggest Gain
Tropicana and its iGaming partner Gamesys (VirginCasino.com) witnessed a revenue increase of $1.9 million during the month of March, comfortably placing the group 3rd...

CNBC ‘Tempting Fate’ With ‘Money Talks’: NFL Could Force Network’s Hand

CNBC ‘Tempting Fate’ With ‘Money Talks’: NFL Could Force Network’s Hand
Ben Koo of AwfulAnnouncing.com suggests that CNBC Prime has been “tempting fate” with its airing of the controversial sports betting “reality” show “Money Talks”.

One Year After WSEX Owner Suicide Players Still Hold Out Hope to Get Paid

One Year After WSEX Owner Suicide Players Still Hold Out Hope to Get Paid
This weekend marked the one-year anniversary of World Sports Exchange co-founder Steve Schillinger.  WSEX.com owed well over a million dollars to customers at the time of Schillinger’s death.

Gibraltar Easter Day Explosion Halts Online Bets for Sunday Sporting Events

Gibraltar Easter Day Explosion Halts Online Bets for Sunday Sporting Events
William Hill, BetFred and Ladbrokes were just three of the big name online bookmakers that operate from Gibraltar where an early afternoon generator fire and subsequent explosion knocked them offline.

Massive Explosion Brings Down PartyPoker, Ladbrokes, William Hill Sites

Massive Explosion Brings Down PartyPoker, PokerStars, Ladbrokes, William Hill Si
An explosion in Gibraltar has resulted in Gibtelecom service disruptions and down time at the popular poker sites PartyPoker and PokerStars and more...

Pay Per Head Sports Betting Software: The Real Bookies Benefit

Pay Per Head Sports Betting Software:  The Real Bookies Benefit
God only knows there are several dozen Pay Per Head software platforms out there.  You can check out the endorsed pay per heads right here on the Gambling911.com website.  

Israeli Crime Boss Found Shot in Head at Home: Family Ran Gambling Biz

Israeli Crime Boss Found Shot in Head at Home: Family Ran Gambling Biz
The head of the Netanya crime family in Israel, Charlie Abutbul, has died after being found shot in the head. 

35 Arrested Outside Newly Opened Jack’s Casino in Doetinchem: Man Stabbed

35 Arrested Outside Newly Opened Jack’s Casino in Doetinchem:  Man Stabbed
Ten police officers arrived at the scene of a brawl outside Jack’s Casino in Doetinchem, Holland Friday morning that left one man stabbed multiple times.  35 arrests were made.

Mob Museum Makes Huge $1.5 Mil Cash Payment: Presented in Briefcase

Mob Museum Makes Huge $1.5 Mil Cash Payment: Presented in Briefcase
Former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman took a cue from the mob in making a huge payment on behalf of the city's Mob Museum.

Las Vegas Ranked as 10th Worst Vacation Destination

Las Vegas Ranked as 10th Worst Vacation Destination
Don’t tell this to the throngs of people who love Las Vegas but Sin City has just registered at number 10 on the SmartTravel “10 Most Disappointing Vacation Destinations” list.

Cedar Rapids Iowa Won't be Getting Casino: Rejection From Commission

Cedar Rapids Iowa Won't be Getting Casino:  Rejection From Commission
The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission rejected a proposed $164 million Cedar Rapids casino Thursday, saying it would hurt existing casinos.
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