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Cantor Fitzgerald Gambling Affiliate Settles Investigation With Ties to Pinnacle Sports

Cantor Fitzgerald Gambling Affiliate Settles Investigation With Ties to Pinnacle Sports

Authorities on Monday announced that Cantor Fitzgerald’s gambling arm has agreed to pay out $22.5 million to settle allegations of illegal gambling and money laundering

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2016

Accused Mobster in Largest US Art Heist Near Death

An accused mobster on what may be his death bed once again denied knowing anything about the whereabouts of paintings stolen from a Boston museum in the largest art heist in U.S. history, his lawyer said on Saturday.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2016

Will Blackjack Tables Still be Permitted in Florida: Seminoles Fight State

Will Blackjack Tables Still be Permitted in Florida: Seminoles Fight State

It’s battleground Florida as the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the state go to trial on Monday to determine whether the tribe can continue offering blackjack tables at their casinos

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2016

Former Mayor, Wife Sentenced in Gambling Scheme

Former Mayor, Wife Sentenced in Gambling Scheme

The former mayor of Lake Station will serve four years in prison and pay tens of thousands of dollars in fines for using campaign money and city food pantry funds to gamble.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2016

Boxing Federation to Develop Olympic Anti-Betting Program

The international boxing association says it is developing a new anti-betting education program after three boxers were sanctioned by the IOC for gambling on fights at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2016

G911 World Exclusive: Visa Confirms Banning of Americans for Binary Options Trading

G911 World Exclusive: Visa Confirms Banning of Americans for Binary Options Trading

Visa vice-president for corporate media relations Connie Lee Kim provided Gambling 911 an exclusive statement about the matter.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/30/2016

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 1: Wife Shot 13 Times

Regular readers of Gambling911.com have been exposed to the stories of bookies whose wives suddenly turn up dead of unnatural causes (i.e. brutally murdered).

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/30/2016

Virtual Reality Online Poker The New ‘It’ Thing in 2017?

Virtual Reality Online Poker The New ‘It’ Thing in 2017?

The future is here and it is in the form of virtual reality gaming, including casinos and poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/30/2016

Reuters Investigates: Vegas Casino Plight in Collecting Debt From High Rollers

Two women - Xiufei Yang, 59, and Meie Sun, 52 - owe a combined $6.4 million...and they have a most unusual defense.  They claim to be simple housekeepers, not high rollers.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/30/2016

Visa Bans U.S. Citizens From Binary Options Trading

Visa credit card company has banned U.S. citizens from using Visa credit cards to fund binary options trading outside the U.S.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2016

G2E 2016 Recap Day 3

NBA Commissioner Emeritus David J. Stern was the final featured speaker at the American Gaming Association's Global Gaming Expo 2016 (G2E), where he discussed the benefits of legalizing sports betting and how it will ultimately protect the integrity of sports.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2016

Former NBA Commissioner Discusses Benefits of Legalized Sports Betting

Former NBA Commissioner Discusses Benefits of Legalized Sports Betting

David Stern and CEO and President of American Gaming Association Geoff Freeman agree that legalizing sports betting will protect the sports industry

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2016

Nevada Casino Revenue Down 5 Percent in August

State officials say Nevada gambling revenue was down 5 percent in August after Las Vegas Strip revenues took a sizeable dip.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2016

Singapore Eases Online Gambling Ban

Singapore Eases Online Gambling Ban

Singapore plans to allow limited online gambling but under tightly regulated conditions

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2016

Senate Republicans Revive Legislation to Ban Online Gambling After Contribution

Senate Republicans Revive Legislation to Ban Online Gambling After Contribution

The contributions were made public on Sept. 20, per Federal Election Commission filings. The legislation was introduced Sept. 21.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2016

Pete Rose Petitions for Hall of Fame Eligibility

Pete Rose is appealing directly to baseball’s Hall of Fame to restore his eligibility, arguing the lifetime ban he agreed to in 1989 should not interfere

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2016

United Kingdom Remains Online Gambling Mecca

If you are from United Kingdom and enjoy playing online casinos, you should count yourself lucky. This is because the United Kingdom is arguably the most online gambling friendly country in the entire world.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/28/2016

2016 Global Gaming Expo Tuesday Recap

Gambling911.com has your 2016 Global Gaming Expo recap for Day 2 Tuesday below.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2016

Mobster Robert ‘Bobby’ DeLuca to Plead Guilty to Murder

Mobster Robert ‘Bobby’ DeLuca to Plead Guilty to Murder

WPRI Providence is reporting that mobster Robert “Bobby” DeLuca will plead guilty to charges he lied to investigators regarding a 1993 gangland slaying of Boston nightclub owner Steven DiSarro.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/27/2016

Fraudster Impersonated Dead Mum to Steal £66K From Pension for Gambling

Fraudster Impersonated Dead Mum to Steal £66K From Pension for Gambling

The Sun reports that a heartless fraudster, Maria Blacklock, is accused of impersonating her dead mum in an effort to steal £66,000from her pension that she later lost at the casinos. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/27/2016

Reuters Investigates: Online Gambling Scam Traps Thousands

Reuters Investigates: Online Gambling Scam Traps Thousands

NRGbinary helped punters bet on currency movements. When they lost their money, they discovered the business was hiding in the gaps between regulators

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/27/2016

Global Gaming Expo 2016 Day 1 Recap

Global Gaming Expo 2016 Day 1 Recap

Monday morning kicked off the highly anticipated Global Gaming Expo with The Power of Being Fearless

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/27/2016

Global Gaming Expo Kicks Off With AGA President to Address State of Industry

Global Gaming Expo Kicks Off With AGA President to Address State of Industry

American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Geoff Freeman will hold his annual State of Gaming press conference on Tuesday

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2016

Philadelphia 76ers Acquires eSports Team

The Philadelphia 76ers have become the first professional sports team in the US to acquire an eSports team. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2016

Woman Faces Charges After Trying to Mow Man Down in Casino Parking Lot

A woman is facing charges after authorities said she tried to run over a man stemming from a dispute over an Albuquerque casino parking spot.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2016

Two Shot at Café Where Dozen Illegal Gambling Machines Seized

Police are investigating a fatal shooting at a cafe where at least a dozen illegal gambling machines were later seized.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2016

Gangster Nabbed in Japan Baseball Gambling Scandal Involving Giants

Gangster Nabbed in Japan Baseball Gambling Scandal Involving Giants

Police arrested a senior criminal gang member and two others on Sept. 24 for allegedly organizing baseball gambling involving former Yomiuri Giants players, The Mainichi reported on Saturday. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/24/2016

Wisconsin Bookies: Milwaukee, Green Bay, Madison

When we talk about Wisconsin and its bookie environment, two teams come to mind:  The Green Bay Packers and the University of Wisconsin Badgers, based out of Madison.  Milwaukee has its Major League Baseball and NBA teams, neither of which have had much of a significant impact in recent years yet the city is still very sports-friendly.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/24/2016

Mobster’s Soft Side: Newly Discovered Al Capone Letter With Love and Kisses

Mobster’s Soft Side:  Newly Discovered Al Capone Letter With Love and Kisses

Did notorious gangster Al Capone have a soft spot? An intimate letter he penned from prison suggests the ruthless racketeer could handle tenderness almost as skillfully as his Tommy Gun.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/23/2016

Effort to Bring Casinos to North Jersey Minutes From Manhattan Suspended

Effort to Bring Casinos to North Jersey Minutes From Manhattan Suspended

A footwear magnate and a racetrack operator who want to build two new casinos worth billions of dollars in the northern part of the state have concluded that voters will reject the plan

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/23/2016

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Macau Eases Gambling Crackdown Concerns After Casino Shares Plummet

Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, moved on Friday to clarify it had not tightened daily cash withdrawal limits for Chinese gamblers

Oulala clinches the Best Fantasy Sports Product Award

Oulala.com, the daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator and B2B provider, won the award for 'Best Fantasy Sports Product' at SBC Awards ceremony in London.