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Cincinnati Bookies: It’s All About The Bengals, Bearcats, Reds and Pete Rose

Cincinnati Bookies: It’s All About The Bengals, Bearcats, Reds and Pete Rose
Local bookies thrive in Cincinnati, Ohio, and with good reason.  Bengals fans tend to be hardcore bettors.  But bookies also take their fair amount of action on the Reds and University of Cincinnati Bearcats as well.

Cleveland Area Bookies Hope to Capitalize Off of Lebron, Johnny Manziel

Cleveland Area Bookies Hope to Capitalize Off of Lebron, Johnny Manziel
With Lebron James back in town, Cleveland area bookies hope to make some serious coin on the new demand for Cleveland Cavalier bets.

Mobster With Alleged Ties to Al Sharpton Arrested

Mobster With Alleged Ties to Al Sharpton Arrested
A mobster who made headlines recently for his ties to MSNBC host and activist Reverend Al Sharpton has been arrested.

Wisconsin Bookies: Milwaukee, Green Bay, Madison

Wisconsin Bookies: Milwaukee, Green Bay, Madison
When we talk about Wisconsin and its bookie environment, two teams come to mind:  The Green Bay Packers and the University of Wisconsin Badgers, based out of Madison. 

Chicago Illinois Area Bookies

Chicago Illinois Area Bookies
Chicago area bookies can be found throughout the city and suburban areas.  Sports bars and pool halls are especially popular with Chicago, Illinois bookies.

Where to Find Local Bookies: The Top Spots

Where to Find Local Bookies: The Top Spots
Local bookies are often presented through referrals, however, there are other common locales where one can find their neighborhood bookie.

Oregon Bookies - Portland, Eugene, Corvalis: It’s All About GoDucks

Oregon Bookies - Portland, Eugene, Corvalis: It’s All About GoDucks
Oregon bookies are everywhere with plenty of business throughout the state thanks to its high profile college football programs.

Will He or Won’t He: Christie Vetoes Sports Betting Bill

Will He or Won’t He: Christie Vetoes Sports Betting Bill
As has been the case with similar gambling legislation, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie tends to wait until the very last minute to make his final decision: Sign or veto.

Bookie Sports Betting – Where to Find the Best Software

Bookie Sports Betting – Where to Find the Best Software
When it comes to bookie sports betting software, you definitely want the best for your clients.  RealBookies.com might provide the answer to all your needs.

Judge Recommends Jail for ‘Girls Gone Wild’ Founder

Judge Recommends Jail for ‘Girls Gone Wild’ Founder
A Los Angeles bankruptcy judge wants “Girls Gone Wild” founder Joe Francis arrested for failing to turn over luxury cars in what lawyers for casino magnate Steve Wynn speculate is an attempt to hide assets.

Canadian Accused in Paddy Power Breach Issues Statement

Canadian Accused in Paddy Power Breach Issues Statement
A Canadian citizen accused of compromising some 650,000 accounts at Paddy Power has come forward to issue his side of the story.

Revel Casino Bankruptcy Hearing Postponed Until Next Week

The bankruptcy auction of the troubled Revel casino hotel, which had been scheduled for Thursday, has been postponed until next week.

Two Alleged NJ Mobsters Sentenced for Role in Online Sports Betting Ring

Two Alleged NJ Mobsters Sentenced for Role in Online Sports Betting Ring
75-year-old "Uncle Patsy," aka Pat Pirozzi, and 49-year-old John Breheney, better known as "Johnny Fugazi" or "Fu", were sentenced Tuesday for their role in a mobbed-up sports betting ring.

California Broker Ordered by SEC to Pay Back $9 Mil Used for Gambling Debts

California Broker Ordered by SEC to Pay Back $9 Mil Used for Gambling Debts
The Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered a California broker and investment adviser, John Thornes, to pay back approximately $9 million in fines...

Trump Sues to Get Name Off of Atlantic City Casinos Including Taj Mahal

Trump Sues to Get Name Off of Atlantic City Casinos Including Taj Mahal
Donald Trump is suing an Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino company, trying to force it to drop his name from its two gambling halls.

Social casinos vs. Real money outlets

Social casinos vs. Real money outlets
Casino games have slowly become some of the most popular ones online. They are no longer restricted to online casinos only - several social games developers have launched their own suites that can be played on social networks like Facebook.

SBOBet.com Center of Paul Phua World Cup Betting Probe: Not Guilty Pleas Entered

SBOBet.com Front and Center of Paul Phua World Cup Betting Probe
Poker pro Paul Phua and his son Darren appeared in federal court on Tuesday to answer to charges they ran an illegal gambling business out of the $25k a night Caesars Palace villas via SBOBet.com

Why I like Microgaming above all other developers

Why I like Microgaming above all other developers
Microgaming is almost like a legendary company in the world of online casinos. First it was an operator - it has launched the first fully functional real money online casino back in 1994 - and then it has abandoned its online casinos, and turned to developing software for other online casinos. 

Congressman Chaka Fattah Son Indicted for Bank Fraud, Used Funds for Gambling

Congressman Chaka Fattah Son Indicted for Bank Fraud, Used Funds for Gambling
The son of Philadelphia congressman Chaka Fattah has been indicted and charged with bank fraud, tax evasion and misspending federal education funds.

Denver Bookies and BarBets App Now Available at Local Sports Bars

Denver Bookies and BarBets App Now Available at Local Sports Bars
If you are a bookie in the Denver area, you’ll want to check out Breckenridge Brewery, Sports Column, Jackson's and Stoney's Bar and Grill. 

Macau Casino Workers Want Bigger Piece of the Pie

Macau Casino Workers Want Bigger Piece of the Pie
Disgruntled casino workers are becoming a costly thorn in Macau's side.  As the Chinese territory races to build eight new resorts in the next three years, labour strains look set to intensify

New Jersey Residents May Not Want Casinos Outside of Atlantic City

New Jersey Residents May Not Want Casinos Outside of Atlantic City
A new poll found that half of New Jersey residents oppose opening casinos outside Atlantic City.

Convicted Mobster Hobbles With Cane but Caught on Video in Physical Altercation

Convicted Mobster Hobbles With Cane but Caught on Video in Physical Altercation
Mobster Richard Riccardi has complained of excruciating pain from a hip tumor, requiring the use of a cane....but not so fast...

Canadian Police Refuse to Identify Paddy Power Hacker: 649,000 Accounts Breached

Canadian Police Refuse to Identify Paddy Power Hacker: 649,000 Accounts Breached
Ontario authorities this week stated they will not be releasing the name of an individual said to have hacked some 649,000 customer accounts at Paddy Power, the UK’s third largest bookmaker.

‘FIFA Makes Me Sick and Blatter Runs it Like a Dictator’ Claims Sports Broadcaster

‘FIFA Makes Me Sick and Blatter Runs it Like a Dictator’ Claims Sports Broadcast
Winston Lineker has blasted FIFA saying that the organization “makes me sick and (Sepp) Blatter runs it like a dictator”.  He also wants to see a curb on gambling sponsorship deals in sport.
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