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Trial of the Century: Durst Indicates He Will Take The Stand in His Own Defense

Resumption of Robert Durst Trial Sheds Light on Victim With Family Ties to Mob

Robert Durst' victim was Susan Berman, the only child of Davie 'the Jew' Berman, a notorious gangster who ran Las Vegas casinos for Frank Costello, Meyer Lanksy and Lucky Luciano - she was considered 'Las Vegas royalty'.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, May/24/2021

Fight to Ban Firearms From Certain Casinos

Fight to Ban Firearms From Certain Casinos

Provisions would only apply to large resorts and casinos that choose to opt in and would require they post clear signs about where guns aren’t allowed both on their premises and on their websites.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/23/2021

$4.3B Casino Soon to Show its Hand

The Malaysia-based owner of one of the biggest casino projects ever on the Las Vegas Strip won regulatory approval last week to deal cards, roll dice and welcome gamblers when Resorts World Las Vegas opens June 24.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/23/2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 22, 2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 22, 2021

Washington State Republicans worry over sports betting beyond the Tribal casinos while Nebraska sends a mostly toothless bill to the Governor's desk for signing.  No mobile and no Huskers!  And guess who's back in business.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/22/2021

Connecticut House Approves Sports Betting Deal With Mashantucket Pequot, Mohegan Tribes

Connecticut House Approves Sports Betting Deal With Mashantucket Pequot, Mohegan Tribes

The state House of Representatives approved a long-awaited gambling agreement Thursday that Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont reached in March with the state’s two federally recognized Native American tribes, moving the state closer to legalizing sports and online gambling.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/21/2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 21, 2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 21, 2021

Connecticut House of Representatives voted Thursday night to allow for the biggest expansion of gambling in state history by approving online sports betting and Internet casinos, though fantasy sites will get the boot for now.  Plus the Jets and Ravens ink deal with Sports Radar. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/21/2021

Am I Able to Bet on Sports From the State of Florida?

Am I Able to Bet on Sports From the State of Florida?

While lawmakers in Florida approved a new gambling compact that allows sports betting, the measure is likely to face legal and other obstacles, at least where it pertains to mobile sports wagering.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/20/2021

Florida OKs Sports Betting Operated by Seminole Tribe

Florida OKs Sports Betting Operated by Seminole Tribe

The Seminole Tribe would be able to operate sports betting and add roulette and craps to its casinos and Florida would potentially receive $20 billion over the next 30 years, under an agreement the Legislature approved Wednesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/19/2021

How to maximize success when starting an online gambling business in Poland

Is starting an online gaming business the right move for you? Many operators are joining the gambling industry with the aim of making profits through various services they provide to the gamers.

It has seen major gambling companies experience consistent growth in profits and revenues. Poland is among the countries with a friendly market for new and existing operators, thus allowing them to make profits. 

Submitted by Payton on, May/18/2021

Sports Betting Beat: Pros and Cons of Expanded Gambling in Florida

Sports Betting Beat: Pros and Cons of Expanded Gambling in Florida

Lawmakers in the state of Florida are pushing for gambling expansion while the powerful Seminoles look to boost their dominance with legalized sports betting in the state.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/18/2021

The Odds of Legalizing Gambling in Thailand

The Odds of Legalizing Gambling in Thailand

In Asia, only Thailand and Brunei are the remaining ASEAN-member countries who have illegalized most forms of gambling. In January, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha sounded off the possibility of legalizing gambling in the country. But the proposal was quickly shot down by opposition and concerned groups wary of the social impacts of gambling in the society. It seems that PM Prayut has to weigh in the odds that makes gambling legalization such a historical feat to overcome. 

Submitted by Payton on, May/17/2021

Internet Gambling Still Strong in NJ Even With Casinos Open

Internet Gambling Still Strong in NJ Even With Casinos Open

Internet gambling continued its strong performance in New Jersey in April, even with Atlantic City’s nine casinos open for business again, and patrons returning to try their luck in person.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/16/2021

New horizons with the iGaming

New horizons with the iGaming

The beauty of online gaming is that it allows players to access their favourite casino games at a time that’s convenient to them. Casino.online, a leading domain for the iGaming world with detailed reviews and casino comparison for the users.

Submitted by Payton on, May/16/2021

US Casinos Match Best Quarter Ever; Post-COVID Hopes Rise

America’s commercial casinos matched their best quarter ever in the first three months of this year, as customers continued returning amid the COVID-19 pandemic and internet and sports betting money helped boost revenue numbers.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/11/2021

Stratosphere Casino Goes to 100 Percent Capacity

Stratosphere Casino Goes to 100 Percent Capacity

The Las Vegas casino long known as the Stratosphere announced Monday it has lifted most coronavirus pandemic restrictions and moved to 100% capacity on its casino floor after meeting Nevada Gaming Control Board requirements.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/11/2021

Borgata Drops Trade Secrets Lawsuit Against Ocean Casino

Borgata Drops Trade Secrets Lawsuit Against Ocean Casino

Atlantic City’s top casino has dropped its lawsuit against a rival it accused of poaching key executives and attempting to steal valuable trade secrets.

Submitted by Reuters on, May/09/2021

The UKGC and GamStop – Constantly Looking Out For Gamblers

The UKGC and GamStop – Constantly Looking Out For Gamblers

The gambling space in the UK has been evolving significantly over the past couple of decades. While for many years people relied on bookmaker shops and physical casinos to place sports bets and play their favourite casino games, there has been a significant shift over to online gambling platforms.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2021

How Casino Deposit Bonuses Work - A Guide

How Casino Deposit Bonuses Work - A  Guide

In the past few months, U.S state after state press forwards with bills and legislation to legalize sports-betting and online casinos in order to drive revenues to pandemic-stricken state coffers.

With new operators entering the markets in many states which have already regulated online gambling in U.S states, there’s plenty of what seem at first glance to be ‘lucrative offers’ from casino and sports-betting companies - vying to attract new customers.

The most popular form of casino promotion comes in the form of a casino deposit bonus.

Submitted by Payton on, May/07/2021

Sports Betting Set For Explosive Growth in 2021: CEOs Share Outlook

Sports Betting Set For Explosive Growth in 2021:  CEOs Share Outlook

Wall Street Reporter, the trusted name in financial news since 1843, has published reports on the latest comments and insights from leaders at: MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), FansUnite (OTC: FUNFF) (CSE: FANS), fuboTV (NYSE: FUBO), and DraftKings (NASDAQ: DKNG).

Submitted by Press Release on, May/06/2021

Can Weed Help Build Atlantic City?

Can Weed Help Build Atlantic City?

Rebuilding the iconic Atlantic City Boardwalk to enable it to survive future severe storms; improving the look of the city’s main downtown business districts; helping people in underserved communities, and embracing the “blue economy” of the ocean are among recommendations from a state-appointed panel studying ways to improve the seaside gambling resort.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/06/2021

Evolution and expectations of the Michigan gambling market

Evolution and expectations of the Michigan gambling market

Gambling has been legal in Michigan since 1933 when the state passed the Racing Act to regulate horse-racing. The industry evolved along the years as the state continued to work on constitutional amendments to introduce different types of gambling and regulate the state lottery which was launched back in 1972.

Submitted by Payton on, May/05/2021

New Trends in Casino Gaming

New Trends in Casino Gaming

Times have changed with our ever-changing world and fast-advancing technology. Over the years, the casino industry has adapted to the demand for online gambling. Casino operators and developers made new games every year and developed better gaming experience for players. The new trends we can expect each time are all for the player's convenience and changing gaming habits. From new games to new platforms and design, these are the trends we need to look out for.

Submitted by Guest on, May/05/2021

Police Fatally Shoot Gunman Who Klled 2 at Wisconsin Casino

Police Fatally Shoot Gunman Who Klled 2 at Wisconsin Casino

Tribal leaders in northeastern Wisconsin were in shock Sunday hours after a gunman opened fire at their casino complex, killing two people and wounding another in what witnesses described as a hailstorm of bullets.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/03/2021

Results of Record-Breaking 2021 WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Announced

Results of Record-Breaking 2021 WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Announced

Celebrating its 10-year partnership, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood and World Poker Tour (WPT) announce the results of a record-breaking 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown. There were 2,482 entries in the tournament’s $3,500 WPT NLH Championship producing a prize pool of $7,942,400.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/03/2021

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces $20 Million Capital Investment Commitment

Atlantic City, N.J. (May 3, 2021)Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City announced today the resort will reinvest a minimum of $20 million in capital improvements including suite renovations, the opening of a new Starbucks, additional slots and table games, a new dining outlet and a refresh of beachfront amenities.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/03/2021

Cashless Casinos Using Bitcoin - The Wave of the Future

Cashless Casinos Using Bitcoin - The Wave of the Future

The global pandemic helped jump start the move towards cashless casinos using digital currency and blockchain technology with researchers in Australia proving just how long Covid survives on both paper and polymer banknotes.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/29/2021

BetMGM Launches BetMGM Poker and Borgata Poker in Pennsylvania

BetMGM Launches BetMGM Poker and Borgata Poker in Pennsylvania

BetMGM today announced the launch of BetMGM Poker and Borgata Poker in Pennsylvania, giving customers access to benefits tied to Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City as well as other MGM Resorts casino-resorts nationwide.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/29/2021

AGS, South Point Casino Launch First Vegas Golden Knights Themed Slot Game

AGS, South Point Casino Launch First Vegas Golden Knights Themed Slot Game

AGS (or the “Company”) (NYSE: AGS) today (April 27, 2021) announced it has signed a license agreement with the National Hockey League (“NHL”) for NHL-themed slot games and table product offerings in the U.S. and Canada. A Vegas Golden Knights-themed slot machine is the first in the collection, with a debut late last week at South Point Casino on Las Vegas Boulevard.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/27/2021

What are some of the most unusual slot themes?

What are some of the most unusual slot themes?

Slot machines are fun. But, what could make them even more appealing? Slot machines in a new guise? That's right! If we have tickled your imagination, keep reading and discover some of the most unusual slot themes. 

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/26/2021

4 Tips for Playing on an Online Casino for the First Time

4 Tips for Playing on an Online Casino for the First Time

Not only online casino games are gaining traction all around the world, but they're also even more accessible today thanks to the technological advancement of mobile devices. Furthermore, there is an ever-growing number of casino sites to choose from. If you also want to try your luck on casino sites for the first time, we have chosen some great tips to get you started on the right foot.  

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/26/2021

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Westminster Dog Show Betting Odds 2021

Westminster Dog Show Odds 2021

Athletes and celebrities will take a back seat to canines this weekend as the 2021 edition of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show begins Friday.

Attendees Hospitalized Following Miami Bitcoin Conference

More of those who attended last weekend's Miami Bitcoin Conference have come forward to tell their stories of falling ill, some confirming they tested positive for Covid-19.  The organizers point to the fact that vaccinations have been widely available in the United States.  According to CoinDesk, most respondents to their inquiries indicated that they had gone to Miami fully vaccinated

Claressa Shields MMA Debut Odds and UFC 263 Props

Claressa Shields MMA Debut Odds and UFC 263 Props

Claressa Shields, the best pound-for-pound female boxer in the world, steps into the Octagon tonight for her mixed martial arts debut.