Gambling

Poker Machine Arson Case Highlights Concerns Over ‘Gambling Rage’

Poker Machine Arson Case Highlights Concerns Over ‘Gambling Rage’

A 21-year-old Queensland, Australian man was denied bail after being accused of setting fire to and destroying 40 poker machines at a Beenleigh pub.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/05/2017

Hawaiian Gardens Casino Part of Money Laundering Probe: Could Lose License

Hawaiian Gardens Casino Part of Money Laundering Probe: Could Lose License

A Los Angeles area casino, the Hawaiian Gardens Casino, may lose its gambling license following money laundering concerns.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/04/2017

Woman Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run in Casino Parking Lot

A Broward County woman has been arrested for the fatal hit and run of a man outside the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek last Thursday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/04/2017

Starbucks Barista Wins $900K on Bet

Starbucks Barista Wins $900K on Sport Bet

Damon Graham spent much of his Sunday at Starbucks working as he usually does, making lattes and double espressos for thirsty customers.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/04/2017

Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Surrendering Trump Taj Mahal Casino License

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn plans to surrender the casino license for his shuttered Trump Taj Mahal casino and wants to make sure that anyone who buys it in the future can't use it as a casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2017

Gamblers´ Brain Activity Resembles That Found in Drug Addicts

Compulsive gamblers seek games of chance because of the same brain circuits that drive drug addiction, research has shown.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2017

CSGOLounge and Dota2Lounge Offer Refund Program Following Scandal

CSGOLounge and Dota2Lounge Offer Refund Program Following Scandal

Some site users of eSports gaming sites CSGOLounge and Dota2Lounge were to receive a refund following a scandal that rocked the industry this past summer. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2017

Chuck Blount and Casino House Edges: ‘Some Should be Classified as Legal Robbery’

Writing for the San Antonio Express, Chuck Blount offered up a breakdown of the various house edges for each casino games, some of which he describes as “legal robbery”.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/02/2017

Rio Guests Forced Out This Weekend With Blackout, VooDoo Lounge Closed

Rio Guests Forced Out of Hotel This Weekend With Blackout, VooDoo Lounge Closed

A fire and subsequent blackout still has some guests of the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas scrambling to relocate. 

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/31/2016

Former USC Football Player Set to Plead Guilty in Gambling, Drug Case

Former USC Football Player Set to Plead Guilty in Gambling, Drug Case

Allegedly ran massive offshore sports betting empire out of Peru and trafficked "well over a ton of cocaine" in US

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/31/2016

Casino Patron Who Tipped Cocktail Server With Valium Arrested

Casino Patron Who Tipped Cocktail Server With Valium Arrested

A 46-year-old New Jersey man was arrested late Thursday after tipping a casino cocktail server with the powerful sleeping drug Valium.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/30/2016

Casino Fined After Getting Gambler Drunk, Leading to Deadly DUI

Casino Fined After Getting Gambler Drunk, Leading to Deadly DUI

Casino was fined $50,000 and must pay it within 21 days or risk losing its license

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/30/2016

Power Still Out at Rio Hotel and Casino Ahead of Busy Holiday Weekend

Power Still Out at Rio Hotel and Casino in Vegas Ahead of Busy Holiday Weekend

The Rio casino in Las Vegas scrambled to find alternate lodging for guests Thursday after a power outage led to the evacuation of 900 rooms just before the busy New Year's Eve weekend, officials said.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/29/2016

Bookie Tips: 9 Management Rules for Business Success

Grow your bookie business with these 9 management rules that will help any agent or bookie grow their per head business and revenue successfully.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/29/2016

Gamblers Can Now Create Their Own Player Betting Props Online

Gamblers Can Now Create Their Own Player Betting Props Online

An interesting concept indeed from a most unlikely source, Heritage Sports has unveiled its “Build Your Own Player Prop Bets” platform. 

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/29/2016

Rio Hotel and Casino in Vegas Fire Causes Blackout: Hundreds Evacuated

A fire was reported just before 4:30 pm local time (7:30 pm EST) Wednesday at the famed Rio Hotel and Casino west of the Vegas Strip.   It is host to the World Series of Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/28/2016

New Jersey Makes Case to Supreme Court on Sports Betting

New Jersey Makes Case to Supreme Court on Sports Betting

New Jersey's chances of getting the U.S. Supreme Court to consider its attempt to allow legal sports gambling hinge on how a bedrock constitutional principle is applied.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/28/2016

Gambling Briefs: Deutsche Bank Holds Steady on Paddy Power ‘Buy’ Rating

Deutsche Bank on Wednesday re-iterated its ‘Buy’ rating with a steady target for Paddy Power Betfair at  10,500.00GBX stating a potential upside of 0.19%.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/28/2016

DA Warns It Won’t Pursue Sands Thieves if Casino Does Not Get Act Together

The Northampton County District Attorney tells Sands it better pay up $10 Million

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/28/2016

Heroin and Marijuana Same Thing Claims Nevada Gaming Comm Chair

Heroin and Marijuana Same Thing Claims Nevada Gaming Commission Chair

Recreational pot may now become legal in the state of Nevada beginning January 1 but you won’t be able to smoke it in any of the Silver State’s casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

Nasdaq: 5 Gambling Stats That Will Blow You Away

Nasdaq: 5 Gambling Stats That Will Blow You Away

Nasdaq on Tuesday evening listed 5 gambling stats that will leave some readers in shock.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

Top 5 Reasons to Choose Ace Per Head

Top 5 Reasons to Choose Ace Per Head

Ace has the sharpest lines in the industry, site always stays up and all American English speaking customer service.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

Arrests Made in Shooting Death of Marine Outside Miccosukee Casino Christmas Night

Two men have been arrested and charged in the shooting death of a former marine outside a South Florida casino Christmas night.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Eye Fast Start to Casino Issues

Pennsylvania’s casino industry will be under the microscope in 2017, as lawmakers look to extract more money from it for public coffers and casinos ask lawmakers for new avenues to expand.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

All News, Odds, Hot Trending: Racener Poker Scandal, NFL Playoffs, Trump Inauguration

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Submitted by Guest on, Dec/26/2016

Children in These Nations Passed Up by Santa for Engaging in Risky Online Behavior

Israeli, Japanese, the UK, the US and Italian kids most likely to have gotten a lump of coal in their stocking this Christmas or Chanukah season.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/26/2016

State of Nevada Reaps More That $35 Million in Unclaimed Casino Winnings

State of Nevada Reaps More That $35 Million in Unclaimed Casino Winnings

State officials say Nevada has reaped more than $35 million in the last five years from gamblers who forget or don't care to cash in slot and video machine tickets at Nevada casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/26/2016

A Very Jenny Christmas From Gambling911.com

The following is an annual Christmas carol begun by Jenny in 2005.  It is destined to live in the annals of history as a timeless holiday classic the whole family can enjoy much the same as Rudolph, Charlie Brown, the Little Drummer Boy and Heatmeister.   Jenny and the Gambling911.com wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. 

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'Twas the night  before  Christmas, when all through the house

Not a creature was stirring, except for the one in Jenny Woo's blouse;

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, Dec/24/2016

Schools in 6 Counties to Benefit From $20 Mil Tioga Downs Casino License Fee

Schools in 6 Counties to Benefit From $20 Mil Tioga Downs Casino License Fee

Funding from a new Southern Tier casino's $20 million license fee is being distributed to six surrounding counties and one municipality as well as public schools throughout the state.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/24/2016

Maine Could Get New Casino

Maine Could Get New Casino

The state of Maine could be getting another land-based casino, Gambling911.com has learned.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/23/2016

Breaking News

No Deal as Florida Appeals Seminole Tribe Blackjack Ruling

Florida is pushing ahead in its legal tussle with the Seminole Tribe of Florida over the tribe's estimated $2 billion a year gambling operation.

Where Can Local Bookies Find Anonymous Pay Per Head Accounting Software?

Where Can Local Bookies Find Anonymous Pay Per Head Accounting Software?

Running and managing your own sportsbook can get pretty tricky if you do not have the proper business accounting software in place.

Vegas 24 Votes Away From Snatching the Raiders

First the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights. Soon, maybe, the Las Vegas Raiders.