Gambling News

Crown Aussie Millions; James Packer Special

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/24/2011

Chase Bank, Others Stop Accepting Full Tilt Poker eChecks

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/23/2011

Distracted Kindergarteners Become Gamblers: Study

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/23/2011

Virgin, EA Games Bringing Online Gambling To Video Game Console

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/22/2011

Australian Gambling: Deals, Art, Politics And Vice

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/22/2011

Tingle: 3D Movies And Slot Games Not Dead Yet

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/22/2011

Another Guilty Plea In Maryland Online Poker Investigation

Another individual has plead guilty in an expansive Internet gambling investigation being conducted by the US Attorney’s Office out of Baltimore, Maryland.

Martin Loftus from California, plead guilty to one count of money laundering on behalf of online poker operations.  Like his colleague James Davitt, Loftus has agreed to cooperate with federal authorities in both Maryland and New York. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/21/2011

New York City Mob Takedown: Full DOJ Press Release, Names Of Those Charged

Total of 127 Individuals Charged in Brooklyn, N.Y.; Manhattan, N.Y.; Newark, N.J.; and Providence, R.I.

WASHINGTON - Ninety-one members and associates of seven organized crime families of La Cosa Nostra (LCN), including the New England LCN family, all five New York-based families and the New Jersey-based Decavalcante family have been charged with federal crimes in 16 indictments returned in four judicial districts, announced Attorney General Eric Holder. Another 36 defendants also have been charged for their roles in alleged associated criminal activity.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/20/2011

Attorney General Eric Holder Press Conference On NYC Mob Arrests (Transcript)

Brooklyn, N.Y. ~ Thursday, January 20, 2011

Good morning, and thank you all for being here.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/20/2011

Troubled Footballer Brendan Fevola Spends Birthday in Rehab

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/20/2011

William Hill Profit Boosted By Online Bets

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2011

Former English Sports Betting Boss Now Training to Preach

A popular TV show called "Where Are They Now?" tracked down people who were famous years ago to find out what became of them.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jan/18/2011

Flooding in Brisbane Impacts Major Online Poker Network

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/18/2011

Legalized Online Poker in California: Not If, But When

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/18/2011

Australian Casino Tourism Smoking Hot Report

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/18/2011

Man Jumps To Death At Imperial Palace

(Associated Press) - Police are calling the death of a man in a fall outside a Las Vegas Strip hotel an apparent suicide.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2011

Florida Vegas-Style Casinos, Miami Poker Tournaments

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/17/2011

Billy Walters Never Had a Losing Year (Video Now Available)

Everybody has been talking about the Billy Walters segment that aired Sunday night on 60 Minutes. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2011

United Kingdom Cracks Down On Internet Poker

With addiction fears mounting, the United Kingdom has vowed to begin a crackdown on foreign Internet poker rooms, or those not licensed directly by the UK government.

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is planning to stop companies based overseas from advertising in the country, according to the Daily Mail.  Hunt also wants to prevent gamblers from using their credit cards to bet with money they do not currently have.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/17/2011

Breaking News

Doyle Brunson Survives 4th Cancer Scare

Doyle Brunson Survives 4th Cancer Scare

87-year-old poker pro Doyle Brunson confirmed Friday night he had successfully made it through his surgery for melanoma.

GGPoker Makes Instagram Playboy Dan Bilzerian Its New Ambassador

GGPoker Makes Instagram Playboy Dan Bilzerian Its New Ambassador

Upstart online poker room GGPoker made waves Friday after announcing Instagram Playboy Dan Bilzerian as its new pro poke representative.

Slots Strategy: Math or Luck?

Slots Strategy: Math or Luck?

You’ve often heard experts call casino games - games of chance, but top on the list is always slots.