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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

LCB Helps the Impoverished Through Kiva

LCB Helps the Impoverished Through Kiva
Since February 2010 Latest Casino Bonuses (LCB) has been a member of Kiva.

Paddy Power Reports Record Profits

Paddy Power Reports Record Profits
Ireland’s biggest bookmaker, Paddy Power, has reported some of its biggest profits ever.

Betfair Better Than Expected 3rd Quarter

Online gambling company Betfair hiked its full-year profit forecast range on Thursday after trading remained strong following a better-than-expected third-quarter, sending its shares sharply higher.

Italian Police Arrest Mobster Hiding Inside Sofa

Italian Police Arrest Mobster Hiding Inside Sofa
An Italian Mafia boss on the run since April 2013 was arrested Wednesday after engaging in a chase with officers.  The mobster was found hiding inside a sofa.

Macau’s Gambling Woes are a Win for Wynn

Macau’s Gambling Woes are a Win for Wynn
Despite the highly publicized corruption crackdown that has left the gambling hub of Macau nearly in tatters, one casino group operating there will benefit to the tune of $511 million.

More Time Permitted for Revel Casino to Seek Higher Bids

More Time Permitted for Revel Casino to Seek Higher Bids
A bankruptcy court judge says more time is needed to seek higher bids for Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel.

Brisk Early Betting Reported in Vegas on Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight

Brisk Early Betting Reported in Vegas on Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight
Manny Pacquiao has always believed he can do what 47 other fighters before him have failed to do -- beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring.

U.S. Government Blames Iran for Hack of Sands Casino Websites

U.S. Government Blames Iran for Hack of Sands Casino Websites
Senior government officials have reportedly linked Iran to a hacking attack on the Sands Casino websites last year.

Hearing on RAWA Internet Gambling Prohibition Bill Postponed

Hearing on RAWA Internet Gambling Prohibition Bill Postponed
A House Sub Committee hearing on Internet gambling prohibition scheduled for this Thursday has been postponed due to anticipated inclement weather. 

Three Florida Men Convicted in Connection With Legends Sports Case

Three Florida Men Convicted in Connection With Legends Sports Probe
Three individuals from Florida have been convicted in Oklahoma City for their role in running what federal prosecutors called a billion dollar illegal sports betting enterprise run out of Panama City, Panama. 

Casino Revenue in Macau Plunges Nearly in Half During February

Casino Revenue in Macau Plunges Nearly in Half During February
Casino revenue in the world gambling capital of Macau plunged by nearly half last month as fewer mainland Chinese high-rollers visited during the busy Lunar New Year holiday.

BetConstruct Grabs Gold and Lanyard Sponsorships at Upcoming DFSE in Miami Beach

BetConstruct Grabs Gold and Silver Sponsorships at Upcoming DFSE in Miami Beach
Existing operators and those looking to enter the lucrative new industry of daily fantasy sports will be happy to know that software providers wil be in full force at the first ever Daily Fantasy Sports Expo (DFSE).

Las Vegas Westgate Casino Finds Innovative Way to Offer Online Sports Betting in US

Las Vegas Westgate Casino Finds Innovative Way to Offer Online Sports Betting in
The Westgate Casino and Sportsbook in Las Vegas on Monday announced it had entered into a deal that would allow sports betting throughout the U.S.

What’s Everybody Betting On – March 2: Juventus Turin, Warriors, Baylor, Virginia

What’s Everybody Betting On – March 2: Juventus Turin, Warriors, Baylor, Virgini
The Golden State Warriors as a -6.5 visiting favorite in Brooklyn were seeing the heaviest betting action of the day.

Nevada Supreme Court Rejects High Roller’s Appeal Regarding Casino Debts Owed

Nevada Supreme Court Rejects High Roller’s Appeal Regarding Casino Debts Owed
The Nevada Supreme Court has denied an appeal by a high roller accused of failing to pay $384,000 in gambling debts to four Las Vegas casinos.
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