Nearly everyone, from London gamblers to U.S. money managers got it wrong. Britain's vote to leave the European Union shocked pundits, investors and politicians alike, underscoring the inherent difficulty of forecasting such rare events.
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The odds makers at BetCRIS.com told Gambling911.com on Wednesday that John McCain will win the US Presidency.
Amid rumors that an official announcement is imminent, Joe Biden has overtaken Evan Bayh as the most likely running mate to Barack Obama.
The powerful million member strong Poker Players Alliance (PPA) will be hosting a Ben Affleck charity poker tournament during the Democratic Convention according to the website Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/17/2008
CHICAGO - (Associated Press) Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama raised more than $51 million in July and the Democratic National Committee reported $27.7 million in donations last month
The odds of former Gov.
"He is one of the giants of the Congress, a real legislator," says Thomas Mann, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, referring to chairman of the House Committee on Financial Ser
Over 160 poker players from across the nation have posted comments urging the Republican Party to protect individuals' freedom to play poker online. Members of the Poker Players Alliance, the leading poker grassroots advocacy group of over one million members, believe any language in the Republican Platform restricting an individual's right to play poker online violates these principles of individual freedom and personal responsibility - long held tenets of the Republican Party.
It's Evan Bayh who will be selected Vice Presidential running mate to Barack Obama, not Hillary Clinton.
ABC News is reporting that Iowa former Republican Representative Jim Leach has endorsed Democratic US Presidential candidate Barack Obama.
You knew it was coming: Barack Obama's camp on Monday put out an ad that paints Senator John McCain as the "real celebrity" and one who has been "around the block a little longer&quo
It was 1979 when a still married John McCain met his now wife Cindy at a cocktail party. Over the next six months he pursued her, flying around the country to see her.
One time Democratic US Presidential candidate John Edwards admitted to ABC News on Friday that he did indeed have an affair with one Rielle Hunter (aka
A campaign ad released by Republican Presidential candidate John McCain depicts his opponent, Barack Obama, as "The One" - a quasi omnipotent figure similar in stature and importance to M
"LOS ANGELES - (Associated Press) - Paris Hilton didn't need cue cards for her presidential campaign ad.
Okay, we'll admit it, Senator John McCain may be a little old, but he does have a hot wife. In fact, should he win, McCain's wife might be the hottest First Lady ever.
For all the opinions about who should be running mates for Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama, there's one group that puts its money where its mouth is - offshore bettors.
Says Spencer Bachus incorrectly cited the university's research on gambling addiction in arguing for the continued prohibition on online gambling.
Australian Martin Kozlov poker pro collected $665,709 top prize in Event #39 but it was another figure at the final table that drew most of the attention.