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Two Obstacles Stand in the Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Measure Ahead of Wednesday Deadline

Two Obstacles Stand in the Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Measure Ahead of Wednesday Deadline

A bill that would permit mobile sports betting in New York easily passed in the Senate Monday, but two major obstacles stand in the way of the measure moving any further.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/17/2019

Man Pleads Guilty to Decapitating Casino Patron

Man Pleads Guilty to Decapitating Casino Patron

Haverty and 32-year-old Donald Ray Cherry were both charged with deliberate homicide in the October 2017 death of 41-year-old Myron Wesley Knight.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/17/2019

SafeEnt and Ninja Casino Ordered to Cease Operating

SafeEnt and Ninja Casino Ordered to Cease Operating

SafeEnt, which operates Ninja Casino, has been ordered to cease operations immediately by the Swedish government.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/17/2019

2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open to Be Held August 1-13

2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open to Be Held August 1-13

The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) will celebrate its seventh season of highly anticipated, top tournament play at South Florida’s iconic entertainment destination Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. SHRPO will kick off Thursday, Aug. 1 with the $600 Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (NLH) series opener highlighting a $1 Million Guarantee.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/17/2019

Encore Casino Report in Boston Set to Open June 23

Encore Casino Report in Boston Set to Open June 23

A $28 million statue of Popeye by the artist Jeff Koons. Luxury, "European-style" water shuttles. Five-star hotel rooms starting at about $650 a night.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/16/2019

Can I Access PokerStars From Iowa?

Can I Access PokerStars From Iowa?

Poker is very popular in Iowa.  You can access some online poker sites from the state, just not PokerStars.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/14/2019

1 Year of Legalized Betting in NJ, $3 Billion in Bets

1 Year of Legalized Betting in NJ, $3 Billion in Bets

The Action Network has broken down the numbers over the past year for legalized sports betting in New Jersey, and to say they are impressive would be a huge understatement.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/14/2019

Unibet Online Casino Provider Platinum Gaming Fined for Money Laundering, More

Unibet Online Casino Provider Platinum Gaming Fined for Money Laundering, More

The online casino provider for Unibet and Bingo.com has been fined by the UK Gambling Commission.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/14/2019

A Story of Success

When you stop and think that it was only 12 years or so since the very first smartphone was launched it seems pretty incredible that we existed without them at all as we have come to rely on them for so many different tasks.

Submitted by Adm1n on, Jun/14/2019

Everything You’ll Ever Need To Know About Casino Bonuses

There are lots of different types of casino bonuses you might qualify for when heading online to play. But what do they all mean, and how do you get them? We’ve got all the answers to your casino bonus questions. Fire when ready!

Submitted by Adm1n on, Jun/14/2019

Argentina Opens Up for Online Gambling: Bet365, Betway Move In

One of the big stories here in Miami for the Juegos Miami 2019 was Argentina's move to begin allowing online gambling.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/12/2019

No More Apps: iPhone Sportsbook Apps in States to go Way of Dodo Bird?

No More Apps: iPhone Sportsbook Apps in States to go Way of Dodo Bird?

The dinosaurs, the dodo birds, the iPhone sportsbook apps.  Well the later isn't extinct yet, it soon could be.  At least that's what Calvin McAlee of LineUps.com warned in recent days.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/12/2019

Can't Use Sports Betting App on My iPhone From PA

Can't Use Sports Betting App on My iPhone From PA

What the Hell?  I'm being bombarded with sportsbook ads while here in Pennsylvania yet I'm prevented from loading the sports betting app onto my iPhone.  What's the deal?

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/12/2019

More Headaches for PA Casinos as Losing Gamblers Sue for $250K

More Headaches for PA Casinos as Losing Gamblers Sue for $250K

High taxes, a slow rollout for online sports betting, Apple putting the kibash on gambling apps, and now this...

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort New Sportsbook Coming Soon

With sports betting legalized in the state of Iowa, the Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort is ready to start serving gamblers with its new sportsbook (coming soon).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

Sioux City Hard Rock New Sportsbook Coming Soon

Sioux City Hard Rock New Sportsbook Coming Soon

With sports betting legalized in the state of Iowa, we now have a glimpse at how retail sportsbooks are starting to materialize, beginning with the Sioux City Hard Rock. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/11/2019

Sports Betting Apps in US Set to Hit Roadblock With New iPhone Policy

Sports Betting Apps in US Set to Hit Roadblock With New iPhone Policy

The US legal online gambling market will be brought to their knees come September and beyond while there is speculation that more is at play here.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/11/2019

Assassinated Half Brother of Korean Supreme Leader Ran Gambling Websites

Assassinated Half Brother of Korean Supreme Leader Ran Gambling Websites

Half brother of Korean leader slain at Malaysian airport by women who rubbed deadly substance in his face

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/11/2019

UK regulators crack down on Ads targeting children

The UK market acts as a magnet for international operators, in spite of the strict gambling laws regulating the industry here. The United Kingdom Gambling Commission only awards licenses to gaming operators who meet their requirements and holds them to the highest security standards. This helps them project an image of honesty, which appeals to local players and international punters. License holders must abide by strict rules, including those regulating the manner in which advertising campaigns are conducted.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/10/2019

Release of OnlineCasinoBox Sweden

Release of OnlineCasinoBox Sweden

Prepare for an excellent website with top reviews. OnlineCasinoBox represents website which includes all information about your favorite casino games, available bonuses and software companies.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/08/2019

Casino Online: Roulette as a Fun Way to Spend Time and Get Lucky

Finding ways of entertainment is very easy in the modern times. There are numerous options that cater for all kinds of interests: the only relevant thing is how much money you are ready to spend on them, if any. Online casino falls in an entirely special sector. It can be completely free; you can bet some money when playing and in this case, you can also make some, gaining an impressive income.

 

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/08/2019

CEEGC Budapest 2019 Provisional Agenda and Already Confirmed Speakers List Now Available

CEEGC Budapest 2019 Provisional Agenda and Already Confirmed Speakers List Now Available

European Gaming Media and Events presents the official release of the provisional agenda for the 4th edition of CEEGC Budapest (The Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference).

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/07/2019

Legalized Sports Betting in Illinois Will Mean Higher Taxes, Gas Price Hikes

Legalized Sports Betting in Illinois Will Mean Higher Taxes, Gas Price Hikes

On the surface, Illinois looked like the hippest state in the union this week, legalizing everything from sports wagering at Wrigley Field, to slot machines placement at O'Hare to recreational use of marijuana.  What could possibly go wrong?

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Jun/05/2019

Get The Skinny On What You Need To Know About Live Dealer Casino Games

 Get The Skinny On What You Need To Know About Live Dealer Casino Games

Playing table games at brick-and-mortar casino resorts is an enthralling experience/. However, now that online casinos have launched their gambling sites with live dealers, you can play the same real money casino games from your home, work and on the go.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/05/2019

Insiders Talk Sports Betting in Illinois

Insiders Talk Sports Betting in Illinois

Joe Ostrowski of 670 The Score has been a busy man these past 24 plus hours.  He's been speaking to everyone who's anyone in the world of sports betting as Illinois prepares to legalize the activity.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/04/2019

New Five Card Poker Variant Added to B2B Provider’s Online Portfolio

New Five Card Poker Variant Added to B2B Provider’s Online Portfolio

Latvia-based B2B online casino provider Evolution Gaming has unveiled its latest variant, 2 Hand Casino Hold’em.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

Draftkings CEO: 'Excluding Draftkings, FanDuel From Illinois Market Like Excluding Uber, Lyft From Ride Sharing Bill'

Draftkings CEO: 'Excluding Draftkings, FanDuel From Illinois Market

Illinois lawmakers, as part of a final hour effort this past weekend, past legislation that makes recreational marijuana legal in the state along with slots at O'Hare International Airport, a casino in Chicago and sports betting at Wrigley Field.  A little something to make everybody happy, except for two behemoth companies.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2019

More Than Just Sports Betting in Illinois: O'Hare to Have Slot Machines

More Than Just Sports Betting in Illinois: O'Hare to Have Slot Machines

The state of Illinois has gone all-in with gambling expansion as a means to help boost the state economy.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2019

New Sportsbook Circa Sports Opens in Downtown Vegas - No Juice, $1 Million NFL Contest

New Sportsbook Circa Sports Opens in Downtown Vegas - No Juice, $1 Million NFL Contest

Circa Sports, a new sportsbook in Downtown Las Vegas, had its grand opening on Saturday at 8 am.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/01/2019

Lucky Roulette Makes US National Debut at Seminole Hard Rock

Lucky Roulette Makes US National Debut at Seminole Hard Rock

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. is the first casino in the country to offer Aruze Gaming’s Lucky Roulette. 

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/31/2019

Breaking News

Rhode Island Sports Betting Revenue Half What Was Projected

Rhode Island Sports Betting Revenue Half What Was Projected

The Rhode Island Lottery says sports betting revenue in the state is at less than half the projected numbers.

Iowa Sports Betting Pros and Cons - Latest News

Iowa Sports Betting Pros and Cons - Latest News

Gambling911.com has all your latest news as it pertains to legalized sports betting in Iowa.  First we take a quick look at some of the pros and cons. 

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