Gambling

Betting Control, Licensing Board Rejects Tax Proposal in Kenya Online Gambling Bill

Betting Control, Licensing Board Rejects Tax Proposal in Kenya Online Gambling Bill

The Betting Control and Licensing Board in Kenya shot down a draft bill proposed to collect taxes on Internet gambling activity in that nation.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/19/2017

Leniency Considered for Mobster Convicted in Genovese Social Club Case

Leniency Considered for Mobster Convicted in Genovese Social Club Case

A Brooklyn federal judge is considering allowing a convicted mobster-turned-model prisoner an early release.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/17/2017

Fight at Newly Opened Casino Over Sexual Foursome Leads to Arrests

A fight over how many people should partake in a sexual romp resulted in the arrest of a Massachusetts casino at the newly opened Rivers Casino and Resort in Upstate New York.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/15/2017

Woman Arrested in Airport Slaying of North Korean Leader’s Macau-Bound Brother

Woman Arrested in Airport Slaying of North Korean Leader’s Macau-Bound Brother

Two female assassins believed to have pulled off murder at busy airport

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/15/2017

Why iGaming Must Adapt to the Needs of Millennials or Die

Why iGaming Must Adapt to the Needs of Millennials or Die

'By 2020, the millennial generation will represent 50% of the work force, that is, more or less 50% of our market. Therefore it is crucial to start listening to them.''

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/15/2017

North Korean Leader’s Brother Slain at Airport: Was Heading to Macau to Gamble

North Korean Leader’s Brother Slain at Airport: Was Heading to Macau to Gamble

The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was assassinated at a Kuala Lumpur airport

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/14/2017

Celeb Costa Rica Gambling Ring Members Fear They’ve Been Caught in Mob Wiretaps

Celeb Costa Rica Gambling Ring Members Fear They’ve Been Caught in Mob Wiretaps

Celebs the likes of James Caan, Tony Danza, Regis Philbin and more fear they were on wiretaps placing illegal bets

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/14/2017

TopBet Likely Getting Bamboozled by Rogue Online Gambling Payment Processors

TopBet Likely Getting Bamboozled by Rogue Online Gambling Payment Processors

TopBet and other small to mid-tier sports betting sites at mercy of rogue payment processors, long time G911 confidant warns

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2017

2nd Man Arrested in Double Shooting at Casino

2nd Man Arrested in Double Shooting at Casino

Police have arrested a second individual the believe is responsible for shooting two victims at a popular casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2017

Cricket Match Fixing Bookie Identified Following Suspension of Key Players

Cricket Match Fixing Bookie Identified Following Suspension of Key Players

Bookie is alleged to have met with batsmen Khalid Latif and Sharjeel Khan

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/12/2017

Adelson: Raiders Were Picking His Pockets

Adelson: Raiders Were Picking His Pockets

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson has finally disclosed his reasons for shutting the door on financing a new $1.9 billion stadium in Las Vegas for the NFL Raiders.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/12/2017

Bookie Attacks on Rise as Frustrated Gamblers Lose £100 Every 20 seconds

The attack on bookies is on the rise and only getting more violent.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/12/2017

Dramatic Police Chase Ends at Maryland Live Casino: Was Case of Mistaken Identity

Dramatic Police Chase Ends at Maryland Live Casino: Was Case of Mistaken Identity

A man chased through two Maryland counties was not involved in a carjacking and shooting that led to his arrest Saturday at the Maryland Live! Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/11/2017

48 Hours: Susan Berman on Vegas and the Mob, Her Murder and Did Durst Do It?

48 Hours: Susan Berman on Vegas and the Mob, Her Murder and Did Durst Do It?

Susan Berman and Robert Durst were friends for over 30 years when she was shot in the back of the head in her Los Angeles home on Dec. 24, 2000.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/11/2017

FIFA Gambling Site Owners Charged With Promoting to Minors

FIFA Gambling Site Owners Charged With Promoting to Minors

One boy reportedly gambled away more than $700 in a single day

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/10/2017

Missing Teen Not Tied to Illegal Gambling Biz: Step Bro Tried to Burn it Down Though

Missing Teen Not Tied to Illegal Gambling Biz: Step Bro Tried to Burn it Down Though

A missing Spencerport, New York teenager has no ties to an individual arrested last month for his alleged role in an illegal Rochester gambling business.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/09/2017

The 3 Pay Per Head Tools Every Online Agent Should Be Using

The 3 Pay Per Head Tools Every Online Agent Should Be Using

Having the right tools is the difference between an excelling, or failing business. Find out more about the three top tools for online bookie agents here.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/09/2017

Mega Jackpot Hits at BetOnline – Was Up to $392,000

Mega Jackpot Hits at BetOnline – Was Up to $392,000

A Bad Beat Jackpot has just hit at BetOnline with one individual winning $137,177.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/09/2017

John Gotti Grandson Gets 8 Years Prison Sentence

John Gotti Grandson Gets 8 Years Prison Sentence

His namesake plead guilty this week following an arrest last August

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/09/2017

MLB Commish: Reconsidering Stance on Sports Betting

MLB Commish: Reconsidering Stance on Sports Betting

With Donald Trump now in the White House, there is renewed interest in getting sports betting legalized.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/09/2017

$100 - $1500: 175% Free Play Bonus for College Basketball, NBA, More

$100 - $1500: 175% Free Play Bonus for College Basketball, NBA, More

Free play bonus offered for month of February

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/08/2017

Books Do The Right Thing After Lady Gaga Screws With Them a Little

Books Do The Right Thing After Lady Gaga Screws With Them a Little

From first song to whether she was actually wearing pants, Lady Gaga drove prop gamblers and bookies a little nuts Sunday.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/08/2017

Rivers Casino and Resort Opens in Upstate New York

Rivers Casino and Resort Opens in Upstate New York

A new casino has opened in upstate New York for the second time in a week.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/08/2017

Bill Would Allow Developer to Re-Open Revel Without License

A New Jersey legislator is pushing for a change to the state's gambling laws that would enable the owner of the former Revel casino to reopen it without getting a casino license.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/08/2017

Police Seek Suspect in Casino Garage Shooting

Police Seek Suspect in Casino Garage Shooting

Baltimore police have arrested one individual and are seeking another in the double-shooting that occurred in the Horseshoe Casino parking garage last weekend.  

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/06/2017

Record Betting Was Expected in Vegas for Super Bowl LI: A Single $1.1 Mil Bet Taken

A bettor using his phone app put $1.1 million on the Atlanta Falcons plus 3 points in the Super Bowl, part of an influx of money that could make Sunday a record day in Las Vegas sports books.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/05/2017

Neighbor Who Tried to Mow Down Sports Handicapper Enters ‘Mental Illness’ Plea

Neighbor Who Tried to Mow Down Sports Handicapper Enters ‘Mental Illness’ Plea

A retired Whitehall Township attorney accused of thrice trying to run down his neighbor and pet cat admitted to having stopped taken his medication for mental illness at the time of the incidents. 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/02/2017

Judge Urges Release of ‘Reformed’ Mobster: Now Taking Spin Classes

A Brooklyn federal judge has asked prosecutors to reduce the sentence of a “reformed” mobster, citing his spin classes among other life changing activities.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/01/2017

Where Can I Bet the Super Bowl Online From Massachusetts?

Where Can I Bet the Super Bowl Online From Massachusetts?

You can bet the Super Bowl online from Massachusetts with any number of international sportsbooks eager to take your bet.  Many of these online sportsbook sites have been around for nearly 20 years.  Las Vegas-based sportsbooks do not accept online bets from out of state at this time.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/01/2017

Hearing Scheduled Thursday for Man Accused of Trying to Mow Down Sports Capper

Hearing Scheduled Thursday for Man Accused of Trying to Mow Down Sports Capper

Tried to run down "Philly Prince" and his cat on three different occasions

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/01/2017

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Betting Control, Licensing Board Rejects Tax Proposal in Kenya Online Gambling Bill

Betting Control, Licensing Board Rejects Tax Proposal in Kenya Online Gambling Bill

The Betting Control and Licensing Board in Kenya shot down a draft bill proposed to collect taxes on Internet gambling activity in that nation.

Douglas County KS Bookies, Pay Per Heads: Feature City Lawrence

Douglas County KS Bookies, Pay Per Heads: Feature City Lawrence

The Douglas County, Kansas bookies are in high demand as the town of Lawrence is home to the University of Kansas’ main campus and the red hot College Basketball team, the Jayhawks.

Portland Police Officer Fired for Making Threats while Armed During Poker Game

Portland Police Officer Fired for Making Threats while Armed During Poker Game

A newly released report on investigations into misconduct by Portland police says an officer resigned under threat of firing for driving drunk in a patrol car while on duty to answer a call.