Gambling News

Costigan Commission Going After Kerry Packer

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/04/2011

Macau Gambling Revenue Surges to $23B in 2010

HONG KONG — (Associated Press) - Macau's government says casino gambling revenue surged by more than half in 2010, solidifying its rank as the world's biggest gambling market.

Data posted on a government website Monday showed that casino revenue totaled 188.34 billion patacas ($23.52 billion) last year. That's 57.8 percent higher than the 119.37 billion patacas reported in 2009.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2011

Casino Sued Over Roethlisberger Incident

LAS VEGAS, (UPI) -- Caesars Entertainment Corp. says it will fight a Nevada lawsuit filed by the former casino host claiming sexual assault by NFL quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.

Andrea McNulty, whose lawsuit against Roethlisberger is pending in state court for Washoe County in Reno, also sued Caesars, then known as Harrah's Entertainment Inc., in state court in Reno in July of this year, the Las Vegas Sun reported.

The suit against Caesars claims wrongful termination, intentional infliction of emotional distress, invasion of privacy and defamation.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2011

Somach: Shrink’s Suicide Top Online Gambling Story of 2010

So what was the biggest story in online gambling in 2010?

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/03/2011

Bellagio Nixes $25,000 Chip Following Brazen Robbery

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2011

Slow Paying WSEX Gets More Exposure On CNBC

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/02/2011

Big Changes In Store For Atlantic City in 2011

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/02/2011

Australian Government VS Clubs NSW: Pokie War

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/01/2011

Tingle: Australian Underbelly History and the Anti Pokie Song

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/31/2010

Phil Hellmuth, Annie Duke Leave

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/31/2010

Australian Media Piracy; News Info Wars

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/30/2010

Online Gambling Mecca of Costa Rica Makes Residency More Difficult

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Dec/30/2010

Gov-Elect: AG to do Alabama’s Anti-Gambling Work

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/29/2010

XL Bet Shuts Down, Stiffs Players

An obscure online sports betting website, XL Bet, has closed its doors for good, stiffing customers in the process. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/29/2010

Aussie Celeb News; James Bond Casino Icon Connection

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/28/2010

No Delay in Alabama Gambling Trial: Allegedly Bought And Sold Votes

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- A federal judge has refused to delay the April 4 trial date for the 11 people accused of buying and selling votes on pro-gambling legislation in Montgomery.

Nine of the 11 defendants wanted a delay because they said they needed more time to review taped phone calls and 200,000 pages of documents turned over by the prosecution. U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson declined to grant a delay during a hearing Tuesday in Montgomery. But he said he will reconsider the request in late February or early March to see what progress the defendants are making.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/28/2010

Australian Clubs Go To Pokies War With Government

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/27/2010

Bwin and PartyGaming Will Remain As Separate Brands After Merger

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/27/2010

South Australian Casino Boss Fondling Staff Not Welcome

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/26/2010

Australian Gambling, Entertainment And Media News

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/23/2010

Jack Abramoff To Talk Casino Jack At Noon

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/23/2010

'Large Guy' Convicted in Chicago Racketeering Case

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/22/2010

Caesars Signs Online Poker Deal With Microgaming, People’s Network

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/22/2010

Spain Lottery Hands Out $3 Billion To Thousands Of Winners

By Daniel Woolls, Associated Press

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/22/2010

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