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Wiretaps of Russian High Rollers in Trump Tower Occurred 3 Years Previous to Election

Wiretaps of Russian High Rollers in Trump Tower Occurred 3 Years Previous to Election

33 individuals charged for their involvement in illegal gambling ring run out of Trump Tower

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Bill to Prevent Gambling Expansion in Florida Sails Through House

Bill to Prevent Gambling Expansion in Florida Sails Through House

Bill passes with an 11-7 vote in subcommittee but future remains uncertain

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

The former chairman of Dean Foods told jurors at a criminal trial Tuesday that he fed secrets about the company to a professional gambler for over seven years

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Almost completely forgotten is what happened to Trump’s tenants in Apartments 63A and B, reportedly just below the president’s three-story penthouse

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Suspect refused to obey orders according to police

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Overbetting in Poker – Strategy

Matt Berkey, Andrew Brokos and Dave Woods share their insight into the strategy of overbetting in poker

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Billy Walters Insider Trading Trial Revelations: Tipster Bet $150K on Blackjack Hand

Billy Walters Insider Trading Trial Revelations: Tipster Bet $150K on Blackjack Hand

Walters is accused of profiting from inside tips he got from former Dean Foods chairman

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Bitcoin Steadies After Biggest 3-Day Free Fall in Over Two Years

Bitcoin Steadies After Biggest 3-Day Free Fall in Over Two Years

Bitcoin regained its footing on Monday, having suffered its heftiest falls since early 2015

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Woman Charged With Embezzling $20K From Flint Child’s Charity for Children

Woman Charged With Embezzling $20K From Flint Child’s Charity for Children

A 53-year-old Flushing, Michigan woman has been charged with obstruction of justice and six counts of felony embezzlement.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Season 5 of Big Brother Features Poker Pro Kevin Martin: 'Ultimate Game of Mental Warfare'

Season 5 of Big Brother Features PokerStars Team Pro Kevin Martin

This will be his second shot to win and take away $100,000 for the first prize.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Sales Manager Wins $95k on HPT

Sales Manager Wins $95k on HPT

Local sales manager Michael Scarborough topped a field of 436 this weekend at Belterra Casino Resort for his first Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) title.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Bookies Off to Solid Start to Kick Off March Madness

Bookies Off to Solid Start to Kick Off March Madness

"Fast and furious" action reported at the Las Vegas sportsbooks

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Florida Drops Charges Against Attorney Accused of Leading Gambling Ring

Florida is dropping all charges against an attorney accused of leading a $300 million gambling ring that led to the 2013 resignation of Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Lawyer Sentenced to Prison for Trying to Kill Sports Handicapper

Lawyer Sentenced to Prison for Trying to Kill Sports Handicapper

A lawyer who tried to kill a noted sports handicapper three times has been sentenced to prison, Gambling 911 can exclusively report.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2017

What Killed the Mob in Western New York?

What Killed the Mob in Western New York?

The Buffalo News features a story this weekend on whatever became of Western New York State’s crime families.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2017

Is Owning a Sportsbook Worth It Anymore?

Is Owning a Sportsbook Worth It Anymore?

A bookie agent is what is known as an independent bookmaker, you have your player list, you collect and pay them directly, but you sub-contract the rest.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/18/2017

Dafabets Establishes Hub in Kenya

Dafabets Establishes Hub in Kenya

Asian-focused Dafabets has set up a hub in Nairobi, Kenya as a means of getting a foothold in the African market.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/17/2017

79-Year-Old Woman Embezzled Over $1.2 Million for Gambling

79-Year-Old Woman Embezzled Over $1.2 Million for Gambling

Police say a 79-year-old Omaha woman embezzled more than $1.2 million from her employer and blew it gambling at casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/17/2017

Tabcorp Fined $35 Million

Gambling firm failed to comply with anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financial obligations

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/16/2017

Pay Per Head Agent Tips - 6 Tips to Effectively Cold Call

Pay Per Head Agent Tips - 6 Tips to Effectively Cold Call

Pay per head agents looking to grow sportsbooks need to make cold calls. It can be intimidating, so here are some tips to help be prepared for a cold call.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/16/2017

Online Bookie March Madness: 3 Bracket Busting Teams

Online Bookie March Madness: 3 Bracket Busting Teams

NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is here. Every year there are bracket busting teams that cost pay per head agents money. Find out the top 3 right here.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/16/2017

Two Casinos Rejected on Mississippi Coast

Two Casinos Rejected on Mississippi Coast

Applications from RW Development for a site in Biloxi and Jacobs Entertainment for one in Diamondhead rejected

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/16/2017

Bet on eSports Online – All of Today’s Odds

Bet on eSports Online – All of Today’s Odds

You can bet on eSports at many online sportsbooks now as the two industries have common synergies. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/16/2017

365Action.com Ring Leaders Get Off With a Misdemeanor

365Action.com Ring Leaders Get Off With a Misdemeanor

Billed at the time as an epic takedown of a multi-nation crackdown on illegal gambling, the men charged with running 365Action.com back in 2015 got off this week with a slap on the wrist.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/15/2017

Coral Wins Gambling Case

Coral Wins Gambling Case

A judge this week sided with British bookmaker Coral in a long-running gambling dispute.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/15/2017

Ring Leader in Dafabet.com Online Gambling Case Sentenced

Ring Leader in Dafabet.com Online Gambling Case Sentenced

Defendant sentenced to just under 15 months but most of that was already time served.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/15/2017

Bilzerian: Women Can’t Play Poker

Women Can’t Play Poker, Bilzerian Claims

nstagram Playboy and poker pro Daniel Bilzerian claims women have no idea how to play poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2017

Woman Leaves Infant in Running Car While She Gambles Inside Casino

Woman Leaves Infant in Running Car While She Gambles in Casino

Baby was left in running unlocked vehicle for over an hour

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2017

Online Gambling Continues to Boost Atlantic City

Once again, internet gambling has made the difference between an up month and a down one for Atlantic City casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2017

San Antonio Area Bookies: Betting on the Aggies

Bookies are plentiful in the San Antonio, Texas area as are sports bars where they typically congregate.  Think the Ticket Sports Pub, Freetail Brewing Company and the Lion and the Rose franchise.  Need a bookie in this region?  PayPerHead can help

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/13/2017

Breaking News

New Casino Opening Causes Mayhem, Mass Traffic Jams

New Casino Opening Causes Mayhem, Mass Traffic Jams

Lack of parking spaces resulted in logjam that nearly crippled two cities Monday morning

How PPH Online Betting Software Helped A Bookie Achieve His Dream

How PPH Online Betting Software Helped A Bookie Achieve His Dream

Bookie recounts growing up in a household where adult bookies actually wrote down their bets manually

Pay Per Head Bookie Outsourcing in Cleveland

Pay Per Head Bookie Outsourcing in Cleveland

It is easy to find a Pay Per Head bookie outsourcing company willing to support the Cleveland area bookie.