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Ontario Gets On Board Online Gambling Bandwagon

Ontario Gets On Board Online Gambling Bandwagon
The Canadian province of Ontario has announced plans to allow legalized online gambling.

Joe Barton Eyes Ominibus Bills Over Next Two Weeks for Online Poker Attachment

Joe Barton Eyes Ominibus Bills Over Next Two Weeks for Online Poker Attachment
Texas Republican Joe Barton said his bill to legalize online poker could be attached to one of the ominibus spending bills

Jamie Gold Named Spokesperson of Tropicana Resorts

Jamie Gold Named Spokesperson of Tropicana Resorts
2006 World Series of Poker Main Event winner Jamie Gold has been named Poker Spokespersona and Ambassador of the newly transformed Tropicana Las Vegas.

Introducing Oddsfutures.com, the Future of Sports Trading

Introducing Oddsfutures.com, the Future of Sports Trading
Oddsfutures.com, the world’s first odds trading exchange, is the ideal way for sports traders to make money on a race

Apple No Appetite For Texas Hold’em App

Apple No Appetite For Texas Hold’em App
Apple has pulled its Texas Hold’em app from the Apple OS Store this week.

Antoine Walker Gets 5 Years Probation for Vegas Debt

Antoine Walker Gets 5 Years Probation for Vegas Debt
Former NBA star Antoine Walker was sentenced Tuesday to five years of probation and ordered to pay $770,050 in restitution to three Las Vegas casinos after pleading guilty to failing to repay gambling debts.

AGCC Commissions Independent Review Into Handling of Full Tilt Poker Debacle

AGCC Commissions Independent Review Into Handling of Full Tilt Poker Debacle
The Alderney Gaming Control Commission (AGCC) has come under intense scrutiny for its handling of the Full Tilt Poker matter, which culminated in a suspension of the one time second largest online poker firm’s license.

Obama Won’t Sign Tax Extension Bill With Attachments

Obama Won’t Sign Tax Extension Bill With Attachments
Joe Barton's online poker measure unlikely to piggy back on payroll tax extension bill based on Obama's comments Wednesday.

Ron Paul Says Newt Gingrich “Flavor of the Week” (Video)

Ron Paul Says Newt Gingrich “Flavor of the Week” (Video)
GOP candidate Congressman Ron Paul of Texas appeared on CNN Wednesday afternoon to discuss Iowa, Donald Trump and more.

It’s Official: Sheldon Adelson Now Opposes Online Poker

Sheldon Adelson Now Opposes Online Poker
The Las Vegas Review-Journal confirmed Wednesday morning that Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman Sheldon Adelson will no longer support legalized online poker at the federal level.

PokerFuse.com: Anonymous Poker is No Longer Online Poker

Anonymous Poker is No Longer Online Poker
The popular PokerFuse.com website offered up its opinion on the controversy surrounding Bodog Poker’s apparently “not-so-anonymous” tables.  It’s no longer poker.

Is Adelson Now Opposing Online Poker?

Is Adelson Now Opposing Online Poker?
It appears as if Las Vegas Sands Chairman Sheldon Adelson has decided to do an about face when it comes to online poker legalization in the US.

Joe Barton Okay With Online Poker Bill Being Attached to Deficit Spending Measure

Joe Barton Okay With Online Poker Bill Being Attached to Deficit Spending Measur
There hasn’t been a whole lot of coverage of this week’s Washington, DC Digital Gaming and Lottery Policy Summit but...

Upon Further Review, Waters May Not Be Against Online Gambling

Upon Further Review, Waters May Not Be Against Online Gambling
The gambling Waters may not be as turbulent as originally feared.

Group Pushing Online Poker: “It Won’t Hurt Lottery”

A casino-backed group pushing for federal legislation to make online poker explicitly legal says regulating online card play nationwide won't hurt state lotteries.

State Casino Legislation: New York, Florida and Massachusetts

State Casino Legislation:  New York, Florida and Massachusetts
Three states are looking to expand casino legislation:  New York, Florida and Massachusetts.

Report: Bodog Anonymous Security Not So Anonymous (Video)

Bodog Anonymous Security Not So Anonymous
Following the release of its new upgraded software, the online poker firm Bodog proclaimed it had figured out a way of preventing the so-called “sharks” from viewing critical player data.

Bachus Proposes “Blind Trust” After Insider Stock Trading Expose

Bachus Proposes “Blind Trust” After Insider Stock Trading Expose
Bachus Proposes “Blind Trust” After Insider Stock Trading Expose

MGM Files Trademark Infringement Suit Against Poker Sites

MGM Files Trademark Infringement Suit Against Poker Sites
MGM Resorts International has filed suit in the U.S. District Court in Las Vegas this past Thursday against four individuals and two companies related to websites they claim infringe on their own trademarks.

Smaller Payroll Tax Reduction Proposal Could Include Online Poker Provision

Harry Reid
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid released details of his payroll tax reduction compromise on Monday.

Churchill Downs Increases Its Annual Dividend by 20 Percent

Churchill Downs Inc. said Monday it will increase its annual dividend by 20 percent to 60 cents per share.

Five Casino Operators Apply for Licenses to Operate Online Poker Sites in Nevada

Five Casino Operators Apply for Licenses to Operate Online Poker Sites in Nevada
Five casino companies have reportedly applied for licenses to operate online poker rooms from the state of Nevada.

Could Online Poker be on the Agenda as Part of Harry Reid’s Payroll Tax Cut Proposal

Harry Reid
With Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid preparing to introduce a proposal Monday as a compromise to extend a popular payroll tax cut, the poker community had its ears perk up, if only for a brief moment.

Hells Angels Biker in Court Over Las Vegas Casino Shootout

A California member of the Hells Angels pleaded not guilty Thursday to second-degree murder for his role in the death of his chapter president in a September shootout in a Nevada casino.

Ladbrokes Agrees to Debt Facility With Banks

Ladbrokes Agrees to Debt Facility With Banks
Ladbrokes, Britain's second-biggest bookmaker, said it had agreed a new five-year, 540 million pounds ($847 million) debt facility with its banks.
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