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Wife of Oman Foreign Minister Must Pay Casino £1m

Wife of Oman Foreign Minister Must Pay Casino £1m
The wife of Oman’s foreign minister is being ordered to pay £1m lost at the Ritz Casino in London.  She has already paid back the initial £2m lost in April of 2012.

Sport Stars’ Crazy Gambling Stories

I make it rain!
What’s the most you’ve won on a bet? 15 bucks? Maybe 100? Imagine winning over $1 million on a single bet!

Revel Casino Wanted to Close Today (June 18)

Revel Casino Wanted to Close Today (June 18)
If the owners of Revel Casino Hotel had their way, the $2.4 billion resort would have been shut down on Monday.

What is a Good Site to Bet Football Online? BetPhoenix.com

What is a Good Site to Bet Football Online?  BetPhoenix.com
Gambling911.com would like to welcome BetPhoenix.com into the fold as one of the premiere places to bet football online in 2014.

MO Gov at Center of Ferguson Shooting Incident was First Online Gambling Zealot

MO Gov at Center of Ferguson Shooting Incident was First Online Gambling Zealot
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon (D) has come under heavy criticism for his handling of the Ferguson, Missouri police fatal shooting of an unarmed Black teenager and its subsequent protests.

Reuters: Chips Are Down for Atlantic City's Hard-Luck Revel Casino

Reuters: Chips Are Down for Atlantic City's Hard-Luck Revel Casino
When the $2.4 billion Revel Casino opened its doors in 2012, the curvy blue-glass tower was hailed as the wave of the future for Atlantic City, New Jersey.

New Jersey Bookies Look for Bountiful Year Due to Offshore Exit

New Jersey Bookies Look for Bountiful Year Due to Offshore Exit
Several of the online sportsbooks operating offshore have departed the New Jersey market after that state began licensing its own business. 

Whitey Bulger Attorneys File Appeal

Whitey Bulger Attorneys File Appeal
Former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger is appealing the federal conviction that sent him to prison for life last year, arguing that he was unable to fully present his defence.

Philadelphia Bookies, Eastern Pennsylvania and Penn State: Scranton, Allentown

Philadelphia Bookies, Eastern Pennsylvania and Penn State: Scranton, Allentown
Okay so we know there is a whole swath of land between Eastern Pennsylvania and Western Pennsylvania, between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, and, yes, there are bookies residing in the central portion of PA.

Bookmaker Hopes to Dominate Live In-Play Betting for 2014 Football Season

Bookmaker Hopes to Dominate Live In-Play Betting for 2014 Football Season
Gambling911.com recently visited the Bookmaker.eu offices and its expansive live in-play betting department (pictured).

Bet365.com Samuel L. Jackson Promos Under Scrutiny

Bet365.com Samuel L. Jackson Promos Under Scrutiny
Popular British-based online bookmaker Bet365 has come under fire down under with its promos that feature Hollywood actor Samuel L. Jackson. 

Eight Individuals Arrested for Ceasars Atlantic City Robbery: State Trooper Shot

Eight Individuals Arrested for Ceasars Atlantic City Robbery:  State Trooper Sho
Eight individuals have been charged in connection to an armed robbery at Caesars Atlantic City Casino on July 21.  

Pittsburgh Area Bookies: Western PA

Pittsburgh Area Bookies: Western PA
Pittsburgh area bookies cater to a hardcore sports betting crowd that have pledged their allegiance, not only to the Steelers, but to the Penguins NHL team and, to a lesser extent perhaps, the Pirates MLB team. 

Newsweek Cover Story: Child Playing Online Poker and Dealing Parents a Bad Hand

Newsweek Cover Story: Child Playing Online Poker and Dealing Parents a Bad Hand
This week’s cover story in Newsweek Magazine features a young boy holding a deck of cards with the caption “How Washington Opened the Floodgates to Online Gambling”.

Prosecutor’s Office Chief Investigator Charged for Alleged Role in Gambling Ring

Prosecutor’s Office Chief Investigator Charged for Alleged Role in Gambling Ring
A former chief investigator with a western Indiana county's prosecutor's office has been charged for his alleged role in a gambling ring.

Revel Casino Still Looking for Bidders

Revel Casino Still Looking for Bidders
A day after announcing it will shut down next month, Revel Casino Hotel told a bankruptcy court judge it is still negotiating with potential buyers.

PPH Sports Betting -- Stewart and Tiger Suffer Crashes of Different Sort

PPH Sports Betting -- Stewart and Tiger Suffer Crashes of Different Sort
Tony Stewart may have found himself some big-time trouble. The three-time Sprint Cup champion, as WagerHome.com customers already know by now, was involved in an altercation on Saturday night that left a driver dead at a dirt track in Canandaigua, NY and essentially took him out of the following day's race at Watkins Glen.

ESPN’s ‘Outside The Lines’ to Feature Expose on Fantasy Football Betting This Sunday

ESPN’s ‘Outside The Lines’ to Feature Expose on Fantasy Football Betting This Su
ESPN’s popular “Outside the Lines” will feature an expose on Fantasy Football betting this coming Sunday August 17, 2014, Gambling911.com’s Thomas Somach can report exclusively.

Gambling Loss Results in Milwaukee Triple Shooting

Gambling Loss Results in Milwaukee Triple Shooting
Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting incident that left three people injured  near 12th and Ring Streets Tuesday night.  The injuries were said to be non-life threatening. 

Men Claim Harrah’s Atlantic City Security Guards Brutally Beat Them

Men Claim Harrah’s Atlantic City Security Guards Brutally Beat Them
Attorneys for two Philadelphia men who allege they were beaten by security guards at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey are calling for state and federal prosecutors to investigate the separate incidents.

What Are The Safest Most Reliable Pay Per Heads?

What Are The Safest Most Reliable Pay Per Heads?
Not all Pay Per Heads are created equal and that means safety must be adhered to at all times when considering a PPH shop.

Atlantic City’s Revel Casino to Close in September

Atlantic City’s Revel Casino to Close in September
Atlantic City's newest casino is shutting its doors just over two years after opening amid high hopes of turning around the crumbling seaside resort's gambling market.

Gamblers Sue Foxwoods for Over $3 Million Over Unpaid Winnings

Gamblers Sue Foxwoods for Over $3 Million Over Unpaid Winnings
Three gamblers have filed a lawsuit against Foxwoods Resort Casino alleging the eastern Connecticut casino failed to pay them more than $1.1 million that they won...

Online Gambling: ‘Unrealistic for Congress to Put the Internet Back in a Bottle’

Online Gambling: ‘Unrealistic for Congress to Put the Internet Back in a Bottle’
Tom Russell, director of the Coalition for Consumer and Online Protection: “It’s really unrealistic for Congress to step into the role of, for all intents and purposes, trying to put the Internet back in a bottle".

Columbus, Ohio Bookies: Home of the Ohio State Buckeyes

Columbus, Ohio Bookies:  Home of the Ohio State Buckeyes
If you are residing in Columbus, Ohio either as a resident or while attending college at the University of Ohio, you are bound to run into the local bookie. 
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