Gambling

Feds Accuse Casino Execs of Stealing Millions

Feds Accuse Casino Execs of Stealing Millions

An indictment handed down by a federal grand jury Thursday accuses executives of one US casino of stealing at least $6 million.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/09/2017

It’s About Time! Power Restored at Rio Casino After One-Week Blackout

It’s About Time! Power Restored at Rio Casino After One-Week Blackout

Power is finally back on at a Las Vegas casino after the hotel was partially dark for about a week.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/07/2017

Addiction Centers Now Accepting Problem Gamblers

Addiction Centers Now Accepting Problem Gamblers

Problem gamblers in New York can now receive in-patient care at six state-run addiction treatment centers.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/06/2017

Elderly Couple Jump From Casino in Double Suicide

Elderly Couple Jump From Casino in Double Suicide

An elderly Nevada couple who jumped from the fifth floor of a casino in a double suicide Wednesday reportedly had financial troubles.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/06/2017

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

G911 Site Map: NFL Draft Odds, NBA, NHL Playoffs Betting, More

For a comprehensive look at today’s top news stories and latest event odds from your mobile device or laptop, Visit the Gambling911.com Site Map

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

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Bookies Behaving Badly Part 14: LiveSports.ag Goes Ballistic on Player (Listen Here)

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 14: LiveSports.ag Goes Ballistic on Player (Listen Here)

Listen to this shocking recorded phone call conversation obtained exclusively by Gambling911.com

 3 Important Ways Serious Pay Per Head Online Bookie Agents Use Hold Percentage Feature

3 Important Ways Serious Pay Per Head Online Bookie Agents Use Hold Percentage Feature

Are you any online bookie agent? Have you exhausted all pay per head features and can you say with certainty that you know how each works?

Sports Gambling Ban Repeal Could Happen in Trump's First Term, Group Claims

Sports Gambling Ban Repeal Could Happen in Trump's First Term, Group Claims

American Gaming Association says that an end to the federal ban on the popular pastime is near.