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The Final Day of G2E Concludes with Magic Johnson

The Final Day of G2E Concludes with Magic Johnson

Legendary Basketball Hall of Famer Earvin "Magic" Johnson greeted guests on Day 4 of G2E with an inspiring message on achieving success in any field.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/05/2017

From Pai Gow to Omaha: The Best Poker Variants out There

The timeless appeal of poker means that it had already been a popular game across the world for centuries before reaching the US and gaining massive popularity. Yet, this widespread appeal has also led to a number of variants appearing in different countries over the years.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/05/2017

G2E 2017 Day 3 Recap

G2E 2017 Day 3 Recap

In an on-stage interview with radio and TV personality Carol Roth, Stephen King shared the details behind Dave & Buster's successful brand transition into a destination to eat, drink, play and watch sports.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2017

Trail of Dirty Money Linking Housing Prices, Drugs and Gambling in Vancouver

Trail of Dirty Money Linking Housing Prices, Drugs and Gambling in Vancouver

Last week’s revelations that wealthy gambling VIPs were permitted to launder dirty money through a Vancouver casino have resulted in a more extensive investigation to be conducted by the NDP government. 

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2017

Bilzerian Lashes Out at Those Who Called Him ‘Coward’ at Mass Shooting

Bilzerian Lashes Out at Those Who Called Him ‘Coward’ at Mass Shooting

Poker pro and Instagram Playboy filmed himself running from the scene claiming he witnessed woman’s brains spilling from her head

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2017

Global Gaming Expo Day 2 Recap

Ed Davis, the former Boston police commissioner who responded to the Boston Marathon bombing, opened with a moment of silence

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/03/2017

College Students Present Gambling Innovations at This Year’s G2E

College Students Present Gambling Innovations at This Year’s G2E

The Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas is underway despite Sunday’s mass shooting in the city that killed nearly 60 people and injured more than 500 others.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2017

Vegas Shooter: Over a Hundred Thousand in Gambling Transactions the Last Few Weeks

Vegas Shooter: Over a Hundred Thousand in Gambling Transactions the Last Few Weeks

US officials are reporting that the a man who opened fire on the crowd below from his 32nd floor hotel room had approximately a dozen gambling transactions to the tune of $10,000 over the past few weeks.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2017

Gunman in Vegas Mass Shooting was Also an Online Gambler

Gunman in Vegas Mass Shooting was Also an Online Gambler

In addition to being a high rolling gambler in Las Vegas, a gunman who massacred 59 people and injured more than 500 others Sunday night was also believed to have wagered online. 

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2017

Authentic Gaming Live Dealer Casino Review

Authentic Gaming Live Dealer Casino Review

Our friends at LiveCasino.com have reviewed live dealer casino game provider Authentic Gaming, calling it a “wonderful choice for both novice and avid players”

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

New Table, Slots Games Unveiled at G2E Including Westworld Game

New Table, Slots Games Unveiled at G2E Including Westworld Game

Among the top innovations premiered at this year’s G2E, slot maker IGT unveiled its Wheel of Fortune 4D game.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

Las Vegas Gunman Described as Wealthy Gambler, Loner

Las Vegas Gunman Described as Wealthy Gambler, Loner

Stephen Paddock appeared to be settling into a quiet life two years ago when the wealthy 64-year-old apartment manager and high-stakes gambler bought a home in a rural Nevada retirement community, an hour’s drive from his beloved Las Vegas casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

Vegas Gunman was a High-Stakes Gambler With No Criminal History

Vegas Gunman was a High-Stakes Gambler With No Criminal History

Stephen Paddock, whose bank robber father was once on the FBI's most-wanted list, had no children and plenty of money

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

Vegas Mass Shooting Suspect Stephen Paddock had Suit Against Casino

Vegas Mass Shooting Suspect Stephen Paddock had Suit Against Casino

A gunman in the worst mass shooting in US history has been identified as Nevada resident Stephen Paddock, 64 years of age.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

Status of All Those 26K Attending G2E Not Known, Event Will Go on as Scheduled

Following the worst mass shooting in US history, many in the gambling sector were frantically seeking information on colleagues with some 26,000 gaming professional from around the world slated to attend this week’s Global Gaming Expo.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

Gunman Kills at Least 50, Wounds 200 in Las Vegas Concert Attack

Gunman Kills at Least 50, Wounds 200 in Las Vegas Concert Attack

A gunman killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 200 at a country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip on Sunday, raining down rapid fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel for several minutes before he was shot dead by police.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2017

Man Can’t Sue Over Unpaid Jackpot

Man Can’t Sue Over Unpaid Jackpot

The Alabama Supreme Court says a man can't sue over an unpaid, $1.4 million jackpot at an Indian casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/30/2017

Five Casinos in Las Vegas You HAVE to Visit

Five Casinos in Las Vegas You HAVE to Visit

Glitzy flashing lights and enormous casino hotels loom up into the Las Vegas skyline, dominating the strip. Walking along this famous area seems like you’re in a fantasy fairytale.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2017

Adelson Loses Bid to Sue Jewish Democrats Who Linked to Casino ‘Hooker’ Claim Article

Adelson Loses Bid to Sue Democrats Who Linked to ‘Hooker’ Article

Denies claims he allowed prostitues to work in his Macau casino

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2017

Icons of Gambling and Beyond to be Celebrated at G2E Next Week

Icons of Gambling and Beyond to be Celebrated at G2E Next Week

From the biggest names in sports and entertainment to the most influential minds in business and the casino industry, Las Vegas will host a series of star-studded events taking place October 2-5 surrounding the Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2017

Money Laundering Suspected at Popular Casino

Money Laundering Suspected at Popular Casino

In one month (July 2015), the casino accepted $13.5 million in $20 bills alone.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2017

42 Minutes, £2,600 Lost: The U.K.’s Growing Gambling Problem

42 Minutes, £2,600 Lost: The U.K.’s Growing Gambling Problem

The New York Times on Tuesday evening released a piece on the highly controversial fixed odds machines scattered throughout the United Kingdom. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2017

Parx Casino to Add 200 New Jobs

The Bensalem, PA Parx Casino near Philadelphia is expected to add 200 new employees to its 2500-person workforce.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/25/2017

Magic Johnson to Speak at Global Gaming Expo

Magic Johnson to Speak at Global Gaming Expo

Hall of Fame Basketball Legend and Successful Entrepreneur to Address Casino Gaming Industry

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/25/2017

Finding the Right Online Casino has Never Been Easier With LiveCasino.com

Finding the Right Online Casino has Never Been Easier With LiveCasino.com

At LiveCasino.com finding the felt to stake on is now as simple as can be! Here you can check out premium promotions and industry insights that casinos would never reveal.  

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/25/2017

Microgaming Finally Rolls Out Castle Builder II Slot Machine

Microgaming Finally Rolls Out Castle Builder II Slot Machine

Microgaming Finally Rolls Out Castle Builder II Slot Machine Back in 2014, we let our readers know of Rabcat's most innovative and successful real money game, Castle Builder.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/24/2017

Speed Roulette Online Reviews – What These Games Feature

Speed Roulette Online Reviews – What These Games Feature

Speed Roulette is a popular online casino game that LiveCasino.com celebrates as a means of cutting down on betting periods and waiting time between Roulette spins

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/23/2017

Another Cash Game Festival with More Prop Bet Activity?

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Poker fans around the world will rejoice over the news that the Cash Game Festival is back. This means that once again, players will be coming to London on September 20-24; this time at the Aspers Casino in Stratford. Will the next edition of the festival provide some more interesting proposition bets (prop bets) as we have already seen before?

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/22/2017

Strip Club Wants a Piece of Trump Taj Mahal: Delaying its Reopening

Strip Club Wants a Piece of Trump Taj Mahal: Delaying its Reopening

The currently shuttered Trump Taj Mahal casino is set to reopen in the coming year and, if one group has their way, a casino might not be its hottest commodity.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/21/2017

Nevada to Review Pot and Gambling Interactions

Nevada to Review Pot and Gambling Interactions

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval on Wednesday ordered a committee to make policy recommendations on the interactions between the state's long-established gambling industry and a budding, yet exceedingly popular one: recreational marijuana.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/20/2017

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Bitcoin Drops to 17Th Most Popular Cryptocurrency in World's Most Populous Nation

Bitcoin Drops to 17Th Most Popular Cryptocurrency in World's Most Populous Nation

It ranks as the most populated nation in the world and among the first to sort of embrace bitcoin.

Timur Margolin Wins Maiden Bracelet, Takes Down Event #43 and Ferguson

Chris Ferguson was denied his 7th World Series of Poker bracelet with Timur Margolin emerging as the winner of the Event #43: $2,500 No-Limit Hold'em and walking away with $507,274.

Meadowlands to Start Offering Sports Betting Ahead of NFL Season, NYC Gamblers Welcome

The Meadowlands Racetrack will begin offering sports betting in Mid-July, ahead of the upcoming NFL season.  As such, this will be the first sports betting operation in the United States operating on the property of an NFL stadium.