Gambling News

Clonie Gowen vs. Full Tilt Poker Lawsuit not Dead Yet

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/10/2011

The BetED.com Bailout Mess

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/09/2011

Subscription-Based Online Poker Room Donates to USO

A new online poker room will be up and running with a special Independence Day free roll tournament July 4 (check with local laws regarding sweepstakes). 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/09/2011

Full Tilt Poker Rep FTP Doug Revealed as Michele Clayborne

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/09/2011

Online Poker “Black Friday” Defendant Ira Rubin Ordered Detained

A defendant in the “Black Friday” case against online poker rooms PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and UB.com has been ordered detained by US authorities.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/08/2011

Sportsbook.com Becomes Sportsbook.ag

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2011

Sportingbet/GTECH G2 Relationship Secure…For Now

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2011

BetED.com Takeover Possible

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2011

Online Poker Cash Outs: Hero Poker CEO Responds to Concerns

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2011

Las Vegas Falls to Number 3 Behind Macau, Singapore of top Gambling Destinations

Las Vegas is now the number three gambling destination in the world, falling behind Macau and Singapore

Las Vegas continues to lose some serious ground to its Asian counterparts, more specifically Macau and Singapore.  While Macau has been blowing Sin City out of the water in recent years, Singapore has just claimed the number two spot of top gambling destinations this week. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/07/2011

Greece Match Fixing Scandal: 7 Charged

7 individuals in Greece have been charged with breaking gambling laws by betting on matches they knew were fixed.

This is an emerging scandal that promises to rock the nation.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/06/2011

Full Tilt Poker Continues to see Huge Drop in Traffic

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2011

Defendants in Alabama Political Gambling Corruption Trial

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The defendants in the Alabama gambling corruption trial starting Monday in Montgomery:

Milton E. McGregor of Montgomery; owner of VictoryLand casino in Shorter; charged with one count of conspiracy, six counts of federal program bribery and 11 counts of honest services mail and wire fraud.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2011

Merge Poker to Stop Taking New US Players Through Month of June

The Merge Poker Network has halted new US signups through the month of June as it works to incorporate new payment processing platforms and add more customer service agents. 

While the network could begin accepting new US players as early as the end of June, the network may extend this policy through the summer depending on how quickly it can get new processing in place. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/05/2011

Australian Federal Police - FBI Gambling On Success

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jun/04/2011

BetED.com Indicted “Owner” not Really an Owner

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2011

Macau Says Gambling Revenue Surges 42 pct in May

By Farah Master

HONG KONG, June 1 (Reuters) - Gambling revenue in Macau, the world's largest gaming market, jumped 42.4 percent in May to 24.3 billion patacas ($3 billion), the Macau government said on Wednesday, bolstered by unabating demand from mainland tourists eager to gamble in China's only legal casino destination.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2011

Australia: How to Help Problem Gamblers

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jun/01/2011

Breaking News

Stock Futures Slip: Bookmaker Offers Over, Under on 25300

Stock Futures Slip: Bookmaker Offers Over, Under on 25300

U.S. stock futures fell on Sunday night amidst civil unrest across the United States.

Former Police Chief Val Demings Second Shortest Odds in Veep Stakes

Former Police Chief Val Demings Second Shortest Odds in Veep Stakes

Former Orlando Police Chief Val Demings is fast becoming one of the favorites to join the ticket along side the presumed Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden.

Poker World Reacts to US Civil Unrest

Poker World Reacts to US Civil Unrest

It's the worst civil unrest in the US since 1968 and poker players have been offering their varying perspectives.