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Poker Machine Arson Case Highlights Concerns Over ‘Gambling Rage’

Poker Machine Arson Case Highlights Concerns Over ‘Gambling Rage’

A 21-year-old Queensland, Australian man was denied bail after being accused of setting fire to and destroying 40 poker machines at a Beenleigh pub.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/05/2017

Hawaiian Gardens Casino Part of Money Laundering Probe: Could Lose License

Hawaiian Gardens Casino Part of Money Laundering Probe: Could Lose License

A Los Angeles area casino, the Hawaiian Gardens Casino, may lose its gambling license following money laundering concerns.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/04/2017

Woman Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run in Casino Parking Lot

A Broward County woman has been arrested for the fatal hit and run of a man outside the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek last Thursday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/04/2017

Singer Trey Songz Thrown Out of MGM National Harbor Casino

Singer Trey Songz Thrown Out of MGM National Harbor Casino

Singer-songwriter Trey Songz says he was recently ejected from the MGM National Harbor.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/04/2017

Rio Guests Forced Out This Weekend With Blackout, VooDoo Lounge Closed

Rio Guests Forced Out of Hotel This Weekend With Blackout, VooDoo Lounge Closed

A fire and subsequent blackout still has some guests of the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas scrambling to relocate. 

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/31/2016

Former USC Football Player Set to Plead Guilty in Gambling, Drug Case

Former USC Football Player Set to Plead Guilty in Gambling, Drug Case

Allegedly ran massive offshore sports betting empire out of Peru and trafficked "well over a ton of cocaine" in US

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/31/2016

Casino Fined After Getting Gambler Drunk, Leading to Deadly DUI

Casino Fined After Getting Gambler Drunk, Leading to Deadly DUI

Casino was fined $50,000 and must pay it within 21 days or risk losing its license

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/30/2016

Power Still Out at Rio Hotel and Casino Ahead of Busy Holiday Weekend

Power Still Out at Rio Hotel and Casino in Vegas Ahead of Busy Holiday Weekend

The Rio casino in Las Vegas scrambled to find alternate lodging for guests Thursday after a power outage led to the evacuation of 900 rooms just before the busy New Year's Eve weekend, officials said.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/29/2016

DA Warns It Won’t Pursue Sands Thieves if Casino Does Not Get Act Together

The Northampton County District Attorney tells Sands it better pay up $10 Million

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/28/2016

Heroin and Marijuana Same Thing Claims Nevada Gaming Comm Chair

Heroin and Marijuana Same Thing Claims Nevada Gaming Commission Chair

Recreational pot may now become legal in the state of Nevada beginning January 1 but you won’t be able to smoke it in any of the Silver State’s casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

Arrests Made in Shooting Death of Marine Outside Miccosukee Casino Christmas Night

Two men have been arrested and charged in the shooting death of a former marine outside a South Florida casino Christmas night.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/27/2016

Breaking News

This is How Media Companies Will be Transformed Into Sportsbooks

This is How Media Companies Will be Transformed Into Sportsbooks

Recode has spoken to a number of experts who offer a glimpse into the future of sports betting in the United States and how media giants hope to get a piece of the pie.  Drudge featured the link to this article prominently atop their page Friday afternoon.

Sinclair TV, MY LVTV and VSIN Partner for Sports Betting Broadcast Television Deal

Sinclair TV, MY LVTV and VSIN Partner for Sports Betting Broadcast Television Deal

LAS VEGAS  Sinclair Broadcast Group (Nasdaq: SBGI) and VSiN (Vegas Stats & Information Network), the first network dedicated exclusively to sports gambling, today announced a partnership that will bring sports betting content to broadcast television viewers in Nevada.  

Ascend FS and SBC announce partnership ahead of Betting on Sports America

Ascend FS and SBC announce partnership ahead of Betting on Sports America

Ascend FS, the market leader in data-driven charitable fundraising solutions and sponsorship activation in the gaming sector, has been officially named a Supporting Partner for the largest sports betting trade conference in the United States – Betting on Sports America.