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West Virginia Jumps on Sports Betting Bandwagon

West Virginia Jumps on Sports Betting Bandwagon

The West Virginia Senate passed a bill Tuesday to legalize sports betting at the state's five casinos in the event that a U.S. Supreme Court case leads to the repeal of a nationwide ban.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2018

Henderson’s Skyline Casino Called into Question over Staff Changes

As reported by the VegasInternationalHotel.com earlier this month, the owners/operators of Henderson Skyline Casino might have gotten themselves in a bit a jam with the Nevada Gaming Commission for the failure to report recent additions and departures of some of its employee staff to gaming regulators. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/20/2018

Watch Out for Cryptocurrency Scams

What to do if you are the head of the SEC and companies in the cryptocurrency space appear to be pulling a fast one?

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/20/2018

Betway Rejoices after FA Cup Upset

Betway Rejoices after FA Cup Upset

Betway is breathing a huge sigh of relief thanks to Will Grigg's 79th minute strike for League One Wigan that sunk Manchester City's hopes of a historic quadruple on Monday night.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2018

PokerStars Celebrates Shared Pool Success With France, Spain

PokerStars Celebrates Shared Pool Success With France, Spain

The Stars Group Inc. today announced the completion of the FRESH (France Espania Hold'em) Series, PokerStars' first joint tournament series offered to both French and Spanish players following the launch of the shared player pool between the two previously ring-fenced markets.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2018

New Wynn CEO Denies Prior Knowledge Of Sex Abuse Case Against Founder

New Wynn CEO Denies Prior Knowledge Of Sex Abuse Case Against Founder

The new CEO of Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts said he was not aware of any of the sexual misconduct accusations against casino mogul Steve Wynn before they surfaced last month.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2018

Doug Polk Looks at the Top 10 Cash Players in Poker Today

Doug Polk is joined by online poker legend Andres Artinano, better known on the virtual felt as educa-p0ker.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/20/2018

Strong Korea Demand Helping to Boost Bitcoin Price

Strong Korea Demand Helping to Boost Bitcoin Price

The price of Bitcoin pushed beyond the $11,600 mark Tuesday morning.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2018

Playboys Bypass The Storm Playing Sexy-Themed Slot Machines

Playboys Bypass The Storm Playing Sexy-Themed Slot Machines

Perhaps, there is nothing that brings high returns in any selling experience than sex. Because many producers know this fundamental truth, whether it is music, TV show, writing a book, and even producing films, there is an inclusion of the slightest degree of sex also if it is not seen.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Do Not Disturb: Caesar's Still to Enter Guest Rooms Every 24 Hours

Forget sleeping in late or enjoying some peaceful time in your hotel room... at least if you plan on staying at a Caesars Entertainment property.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/19/2018

William Hill Set to Return to Profit Following Online Overhaul

William Hill Set to Return to Profit Following Online Overhaul

The online bookmaker William Hill has improved some of its website features and anticipates a return back into the black as a result.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Bitcoin Goes Nuclear Presidents Day Weekend Trading To $11,000 Mark

Bitcoin Goes Nuclear Presidents Day Weekend Trading To $11,000 Mark

The recent price fluctuations in the Bitcoin Price Index has been a wild ride in recent months. New lows signaled a possible bear market, while renewed hopes of a long-term bullish run have resurfaced in recent trading activity.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Fourth Day of Gains for Bitcoin, Continues Above $11K Mark

There's been a tremendous Bitcoin bump over the past week with the price breaking above the $11000 mark for the first time in two weeks after plunging off its high near $19000 back in December.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Odds to Win Best Picture - 2018 Academy Awards

Odds to Win Best Picture - 2018 Academy Awards

The Shape of Water at EVEN odds and Three Billboards at -110 are the co-favorites to win this year's Best Picture at the Academy Awards March 4.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Bitcoin Thieves Threaten With Weapons That Are Anything But Virtual

Bitcoin Thieves Threaten With Weapons That Are Anything But Virtual

In late December, a Bitcoin developer was kidnapped from his Ukraine office, held hostage and ordered to pay a $1 million ransom.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

CBS News Goes Inside the Billion Dollar Business of eSports: Today's Bets

CBS News Goes Inside the Billion Dollar Business of eSports: Today's Bets

CBS News on Monday looked at the booming business of eSports and how big names in the world of professional sports are now getting involved.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Malta Looks to Root Out Italian Mafia Influence in Online Gambling

Malta Looks to Root Out Italian Mafia Influence in Online Gambling

The Government of Malta is looking to aggressively pursuit online gambling companies it deems to have ties to Italy's Mafia.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

No More 'Bet Now' as Advertising Standards Authority Hands Out Fines

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has made it clear it will no longer permit such "impulse" terms in ads from online gambling firms that include the likes of "Bet Now" while requiring operators to make material terms and conditions attached to free bets or bonuses clearly visible to the consumer.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

New $100m Resort in Antigua to be Paid for With Bitcoin Cash

New $100m Resort in Antigua to be Paid for With Bitcoin Cash

The Caribbean island nation of Antigua, long known for being among the pioneers in the world of online gambling jurisdictions, is about to embark on a new endeavor in the world of cryptocurrencies thanks to Chairman of The Ayre Group, Calvin Ayre.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2018

Paddy Power Ad Fail: Scooping Up Poor Africans From Their Huts and......

Paddy Power Ad Fail: Scooping Up Poor Africans From Their Huts and......

Paddy Power is at it again.  The online bookmaker is creating plenty of controversy this week with what some of call a "black exploitation" advertisement promoting their new faster app.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/18/2018

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 19: 'I'm God and Your Account is Closed'

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 19: 'I'm God and Your Account is Closed'

Not all bookies who behave badly are cold-hearted killers a la Houston's Bob Angleton - the subject of our first installment of Bookies Behaving Badly - or even mob enforcers....Some just like to have fun..... 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/18/2018

Live Dealer Online Casino Blackjack Promotions

Live Dealer Online Casino Blackjack Promotions

Live dealer online casino blackjack promos and bonuses come in a variety of forms

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/18/2018

Shark Tank’s Herjavec Big on Bitcoin: Will Eclipse $19K This Year

Shark Tank’s Herjavec Big on Bitcoin: Will Eclipse $19K This Year

Shark Tank' star Robert Herjavec, CEO of Herjavec Group, believes the cryptocurrency Bitcoin will more than double in price.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/18/2018

How to Use Bitcoin to Bet the Winter Olympics

You can fund your online sports betting account using Bitcoin for the Winter Olympics and withdraw using that cryptocurrency, then convert it into USD, euros, pounds or other money by connecting to your bank account.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/18/2018

Atari Will Use Cryptocurrency to Bolster its Online Gambling Business

Atari Will Use Cryptocurrency to Bolster its Online Gambling Business

Atari's stock jumped 51% on the news Friday that it had planned to unveil its own cryptocurrecy. 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/17/2018

Total Crypto Market Cap Back Over $500 Bln

Total Crypto Market Cap Back Over $500 Bln

Following a dreadful start to the month, most cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin included, have been rebounding nicely over the past few days.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/17/2018

Once Near Death, Tropicana Now No. 2 Casino in Atlantic City

Once Near Death, Tropicana Now No. 2 Casino in Atlantic City

Ten years ago, Atlantic City's Tropicana casino was on the verge of death, having been stripped of its casino license after its then-owners laid off vast swaths of the workforce, leading to filthy rooms, insect infestations, hourlong waits for slot machine payouts and food and drink orders that often never arrived.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/17/2018

Steve Wynn Gets No Money in Termination Deal With Casino Company

Steve Wynn Gets No Money in Termination Deal With Casino Company

A termination agreement released Friday between embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn and the company bearing his name leaves him without any severance or compensation and prohibits his involvement in any competing gambling business for two years.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/16/2018

Most Top Poker Players Studying AI Claims One Pro

Most Top Poker Players Studying AI Claims One Pro

In an interview with CardPlayer.com, poker pro Issac Haxton claimed that most of his fellow pros have been studying Artificial Intelligence (AI) as a means of working to improve their own games. 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/16/2018

Gambling Addicted Trader Charged With Stealing $2 Million in Bitcoin From Employer

Joseph Kim Bitcoin Trading Theft

24-year-old Joseph Kim claims he intended to return approximately $2 million worth of Bitcoin after covering his own trading losses.  He was found out before that could ever come to fruition. 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/16/2018

Breaking News

Casino Regulators: Nothing Wrong With Wynn Donation to GOP

Casino Regulators: Nothing Wrong With Wynn Donation to GOP

Massachusetts gambling regulators say there was nothing improper about a $2 million donation Wynn Resorts made to the Republican Governors Association in 2014.

USA Stuns Sweden in Olympic Curling as 3-1 Dog

USA Stuns Sweden in Olympic Curling as 3-1 Dog

John Shuster's last throw in the eighth end of the Olympic curling final clacked off one Swedish stone and knocked it into another, sending them both skittering out of scoring range.

Women's, Men's Mass Start Betting Odds - Olympic Speed Skating

The Women's and Men's Mass Start betting odds for Olympic Speed Skating appear here