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Robert Pattinson Next Girlfriend: Elizabeth Olsen The Frontrunner Says Oddsmakers

Robert Pattinson Next Girlfriend:  Elizabeth Olsen The Frontrunner Says Oddsmake
Oddsmakers had Paddy Power have made Elizabeth Olsen the favorite to become Robert Pattinson’s next girlfriend.

Laurent Polito Wins 2012 EPT Barcelona €10,000 High Roller Event

Laurent Polito Wins 2012 EPT Barcelona €10,000 High Roller Event
Surprise winners are part and parcel of major poker tournaments, but they tend to be rarer in High Roller events.

Fired CFO of Philly Archdiocese gets 2-7 Years in $900k Theft for Gambling Addiction

Fired CFO of Philly Archdiocese gets 2-7 Years in $900k Theft for Gambling Addic
A finance executive who linked her $900,000 embezzlement from the Philadelphia archdiocese to the church’s sex-abuse scandal was sentenced Friday to two to seven years in prison.

Jonathan Aguiar on Matt Marafioti Brawl: ‘How is Anyone Surprised I Didn’t Fight Back’

Jonathan Aguiar on Matt Marafioti Brawl: ‘How is Anyone Surprised I Didn’t Fight
A brawl between poker pros Matt Marafioti and Jonathan Aguiar at the famed Bicycle Casino Friday afternoon could result in a lifetime ban for Aguiar....

Poker Pros Matt Marafioti and Jonathan Aguiar Fight at WPT Legends: Security Dispatched

Poker Pros Matt Marafioti and Jonathan Aguiar Fight at WPT Legends Event
A near fist fight broke out this afternoon at the WPT Legends event between two controversial poker pros, Matt Marafioti and Jonathan “ADZ” Aguiar.

2012 EPT Barcelona Final Table has Ilari ‘Ziigmund’ Sahamies Chip Leader

2012 EPT Barcelona Final Table has Ilari ‘Ziigmund’ Sahamies Chip Leader
Ilari "Ziigmund" Sahamies leads EPT Barcelona final. Student Samuel Rodriguez, from Barcelona, is second in chips.

Cancelled $100k Horse Bet in Final Seconds at Emerald Downs Causes Chaos

Cancelled $100k Horse Bet in Final Seconds at Emerald Downs Causes Chaos
A $100,000 bet placed and canceled within seconds of the start of the 6th race at Emerald Downs on Thursday caused chaos at the tracks.

Disgraced Former Santa Fe County Sheriff Greg Solano Turns to Poker to Pay for $25k Theft

Disgraced Former Santa Fe County Sheriff Greg Solano Turns to Poker
Former Santa Fe County Sheriff Greg Solano wants to repay $25,000 he stole from his department through the sale of wood carved poker chip trays.

Reno Nevada’s Atlantis Casino Resort Spa Among Those That Get First Online Poker License

Reno Nevada’s Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
Monarch Casino & Resort Inc, owners of Reno Nevada’s Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, received final approval to operate an online poker venture....

Ilari Sahamies €2,000 All Day Massage at EPT Barcelona Gets Him Close to Final (Video)

Ilari Sahamies €2,000 All Day Massage at EPT Barcelona Gets Him Close to Final (
Ilari Sahamies was one of a lucky 13 still remaining after Thursday’s play at the EPT Barcelona event. 

Gambling Expansion Referendums on Ballots in Both Rhode Island and Oregon

Gambling Expansion Referendums on Ballots in Both Rhode Island and Oregon
Both Rhode Island and Oregon will let voters decide on proposed gambling expansion in their respective states.

New Leads in Brutal Murder of Wealthy Gambler’s Wife

New Leads in Brutal Murder of Wealthy Gambler’s Wife
A grand jury has revealed that new leads have come out in an investigation of the brutal beating death of Julie Mitchell, 34, the wife of a wealthy Oklahoma City gambler.

South Point Poker, Monarch Interactive Given Final Approval to Operate Online Poker in Nevada

South Point Poker Given Final Approval to Operate Online Po
Nevada gambling regulators have approved three companies' plans to participate in Internet poker sites accessible only within state boundaries, although the sites themselves have a few hurdles to clear.

Probe Requested Into Revel Casino Financial Troubles: Credit Relief Obtained

Probe Requested Into Revel Casino Financial Troubles
Atlantic City's newest casino has some more room to breathe.

BetFred Pays Out on Sam Oldham’s Granny Olympic Bet Following Public Outcry

BetFred Pays Out on Sam Oldham’s Granny Olympic Bet Following Public Outcry
BetFred advised Gambling911.com late Thursday it had decided to pay out on an Olympic bet placed by the grandmother of Olympic gymnast Sam Oldham...

Swedish Poker Pros Held at Gunpoint in Casino Cosmopol: Others Extorted, Murdered

Swedish Poker Pros Held at Gunpoint in Casino Cosmopol:  Extorted, Murdered
A number of Sweden’s most prominent poker pros have become victims of extortion plots, armed robbery and even murder.

Twitter Followers Have Beef With BetFred Over ‘Void’ Granny Bet: Firm Responds

Twitter Followers Have Beef With BetFred Over ‘Void’ Granny Bet:  Firm Responds
Late Thursday, British bookmaker BetFred, run by multi-millionaire Fred Done, refused to budge in regard to paying the grandmother of Olympic swimmer Sam Oldham.

Ilari Sahamies, John Juanda Still Going Strong at 2012 EPT Barcelona: Faceless Man Leads

Ilari Sahamies, John Juanda Still Going Strong at 2012 EPT Barcelona
Two of the bigger names in poker today, Ilari Sahamies and John Juanda, were among the top 5 chip leaders at the 2012 EPT Barcelona event with just over 40 players remaining Thursday afternoon.

Player Verify Applies for Nevada Online Gambling License

Player Verify Applies for Nevada Online Gambling License
Online poker sites in Nevada have 30 days after a player registers to collect detailed identifying information about that player.

Springfield Mass Might be Getting Massive New MGM Casino

Springfield Mass Might be Getting Massive New MGM Casino
Casino giant MGM Resorts International re-entered the Massachusetts casino sweepstakes with plans for a resort entertainment complex in the heart of downtown Springfield.

Pay Grandma BetFred! Bookie Berated in London Press

Pay Grandma BetFred!  Bookie Berated in London Press
The headlines these past 24 hours have been jarring regarding BetFred.com's refusal to pay a grandmother her winning bet. 

Prince Harry in Naked Vegas Pool Romp With Olympic Swimmer Ryan Lochte

Prince Harry in Naked Vegas Pool Romp With Olympic Swimmer Ryan Lochte
Pictures of a naked Prince Harry were published on a U.S. website on Wednesday, showing the grandson of Britain's Queen Elizabeth cavorting with a nude young woman in a hotel room in Las Vegas.

Poker Pro Jen Harman to Star in New Reality TV Series on TLC ‘Vegas High Rollers’

Poker Pro Jen Harman to Star in New Reality TV Series on TLC Vegas High Rollers
A new reality TV show on TLC will chronicle the lives of five high-powered women in Las Vegas, including professional poker player Jennifer Harman.

61 Players Return for Day 5 of 2012 EPT Barcelona

61 Players Return for Day 5 of 2012 EPT Barcelona
Czech PokerStars qualifier Antonin Duda is chip leader for Day 4 of the €5,000 EPT Barcelona Main Event.

Revel Casino Downgraded by Moody’s

Revel Casino Downgraded by Moody’s
Troubled Revel Casino has been downgraded by Moody’s Wednesday.
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