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Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Oregon?

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Oregon?

There are currently no legal online poker sites based out of Oregon.  Residents here can play at internationally licensed Web card rooms like Americas Cardroom.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/24/2018

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Washington State?

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Washington State?

There are currently no legal online poker sites based out of Washington State.  Residents here can play at internationally licensed Web card rooms like Americas Cardroom.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/24/2018

Where Can I Play Texas Hold'em Online From California?

Where Can I Play Texas Hold'em Online From California?

You can play Texas Hold'em online from California at Americas Cardroom, which accepts several payment options.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/22/2018

Online Poker to be Legalized in Michigan

Online Poker to be Legalized in Michigan

While those residing in Michigan have long been able to play online with international sites the likes of Americas Cardroom, now the state is looking to operate its own Web card rooms with the passage of a new law.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/21/2018

Where Can I Play Texas Hold'em Online From Arkansas?

Where Can I Play Texas Hold'em Online From Arkansas?

You can play Texas Hold'em online from Arkansas at Americas Cardroom, which accepts several payment options.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/20/2018

Where Can I Play Texas Hold'em Online From Alabama?

Where Can I Play Texas Hold'em Online From Alabama?

You can play Texas Hold'em online from Alabama at Americas Cardroom, which accepts several payment options.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/20/2018

North Dakota Governor Won't Stand in the Way of Legalizing Sports Betting

North Dakota Governor Won't Stand in the Way of Legalizing Sports Betting

Gov. Doug Burgum won’t stand in the way of an attempt to bring legal sports betting to North Dakota but he won’t advocate for it either, a spokesman said.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/20/2018

Senators Chuck Schumer, Orrin Hatch Set to Introduce Federal Sports Gambling Bill

Senators Chuck Schumer, Orrin Hatch Set to Introduce Federal Sports Gambling Bill

The federal government would regulate sports betting nationwide under a bill to be introduced Wednesday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/19/2018

RI Senate Leader Worries About Casino Staffing for Sports Bets

RI Senate Leader Worries About Casino Staffing for Sports Bets

Rhode Island’s Senate president says there aren’t enough casino staff to take sports bets and he’s concerned about the state losing out on revenue.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/18/2018

Surprise! NBA and FanDuel Expand Partnership to Include Sports Betting

Surprise!  NBA and FanDuel Expand Partnership to Include Sports Betting

FanDuel will become authorized gaming operator of the NBA

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/18/2018

Unibet Enters the US Online Gambling Market

Unibet Enters the US Online Gambling Market

While its parent company entered the New Jersey online gambling market last June, Unibet will be making its debut shortly.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/17/2018

Revenues Dip at Massachusetts and Connecticut Casinos

Gambling revenues have dipped at Massachusetts' casinos for another month.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/17/2018

Philadelphia Sportsbooks Take a Hit First Weekend in Business With Eagles Win

Philadelphia Sportsbooks Take a Hit First Weekend in Business With Eagles Win

Eagles beat Rams as a +13.5 road dog Sunday night

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/17/2018

Bettor Loses $569K on Seahawks

Bettor Loses $569K on Seahawks

Seahawks had won ten straight against San Francisco prior to Sunday's shock loss

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/17/2018

How Much Tax Will I Pay Betting Sports in PA?

How Much Tax Will I Pay Betting Sports in PA?

Sports bettors are generally subject to a flat 24% tax

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Dec/16/2018

Understanding Casino Bonuses

Let’s face it, if all casinos were the same, there wouldn’t be so many of them. But with the online gambling market estimated to be worth $51.96 billion, and growing fast, you’ll find that there’s plenty of variety around to suit all tastes.


So how do you go about finding the best online casino for you?

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/15/2018

Philadelphia Sportsbook Opens for Business But Players Must Pay 34 Percent Tax

Philadelphia Sportsbook Opens for Business

Players are likely to be taxed higher than most other states with PA players looking to shell out 34% of winnings

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/13/2018

Rivers Casino Sportsbook in Pittsburgh Opens Today

Rivers Casino Sportsbook in Pittsburgh Opens Today

The Rivers Casino was set to begin offering sports betting Thursday and Friday (December 13 and 14) as part of a limited test run.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/13/2018

2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open Will Feature $1 Million Guarantee

2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open Will Feature $1 Million Guarantee

The 2018/2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker (SHRP) season continues Jan. 10 with the Lucky Hearts Poker Open (LHPO) at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2018

The Role of UKGC in Online Gambling Industry

The Role of UKGC in Online Gambling Industry

Apart from the League Championship, the United Kingdom is also one of the most important territories of the gambling industry. The technology revolution and the appearance of the internet have allowed this sector to rise there. With this inevitable growth, an authority was born in 2007 to regulate the gambling in this sovereign country.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/12/2018

Catholic School in LA is Having Nun of This: Sisters Confirmed in Embezzlement Scheme

Catholic School in LA is Having Nun of This: Sisters Confirmed in Embezzlement Scheme

Two nuns who worked for decades at a Catholic school in California embezzled a “substantial” amount of money from tuition and other funds and used it to pay for gambling trips to Las Vegas, church officials said Monday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/11/2018

Mississippi Sports Bettor Hits $40 13-team parlay for $103K

Mississippi may be regretting opening up sportsbooks in the state following a landmark US Supreme Court decision legalizing the activity back in May.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Dec/10/2018

Nuns Gone Wild: Pilfer Catholic School to Support Gambling Habit

Nuns Gone Wild: Pilfer Catholic School to Support Gambling Habit

Two nuns at St. James Catholic School in Torrance, California allegedly embezzled as much as $500,000 in tuition, fees and donations, all to support their gambling addiction.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/09/2018

Money Management Tips for Casino Gamblers

One of the main reasons why online gambling is a very profitable and booming business is because they know how to separate money from your account.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/07/2018

Seminole Casino Coconut Creek to Host World Series of Poker Circuit in 2019

Seminole Casino Coconut Creek to Host World Series of Poker Circuit in 2019

The Seminole Casino Coconut Creek will again host the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/07/2018

Congress Last Desperate Attempt to Set Up State Framework for Allowing Sports Betting

Congress Last Desperate Attempt to Set Up State Framework for Allowing Sports Betting

Outgoing Republican Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) is pushing forward a bill that would establish a federal framework for states to regulate sports betting, but he only has days to find additional sponsors.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/06/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Tennessee?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Tennessee?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Tennessee.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/06/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Arkansas?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Arkansas?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Arkansas.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/06/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Louisiana?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Louisiana?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Louisiana.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/06/2018

High Roller Factory Acquires Kasino Curt and Hires a Finnish Reality TV Star to Promote it

Jasmine Tukiainen is excited to start her new job on International Dice Day.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/04/2018

Breaking News

Nevada Betting on Health Safety as Las Vegas Casinos Reopen

Nevada Betting on Health Safety as Las Vegas Casinos Reopen

After 78 days of historic quiet, cards will be cut, dice will roll and jackpots can jingle again 12:01 a.m. Thursday at casinos in Las Vegas and throughout Nevada. 

Apps That Bring the Best of Vegas to Your Phone or Tablet

Sometimes making that trip of a lifetime to Sin City isn't possible, with life so often getting in the way.

Can I Play on PokerStars From Hawaii, Utah?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Hawaii, Utah?

PokerStars forbids those from Hawaii from playing for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.