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Judge Compares Texas Teacher Pot Consumption in Colorado to Gambling in Vegas

Judge Compares Texas Teacher Pot Consumption in Colorado to Gambling in Vegas

A Texas judge has ruled that a former teacher should not be punished for consuming marijuana while in Colorado. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/25/2017

State of Georgia Could be Getting Two Casinos

State of Georgia Could be Getting Two Casinos

Supporters of casino gambling hope to legalize the industry in Georgia after several failed attempts in recent legislative sessions.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/24/2017

MGM National Harbor Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

MGM National Harbor Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

MGM National Harbor, the region’s hottest new destination resort casino, is celebrating Lunar New Year with festive entertainment, a vibrant Conservatory display and authentic culinary specials.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/24/2017

Three Casinos Fight for Adele With Potential of £400,000 a Night Payout

Three Casinos Fight for Adele With Potential of £400,000 a Night Payout

Recording artist Adele is being courted by three big Vegas Strip casinos: MGM, the Venetian and Caesars Resorts with what is being called the “biggest deals ever put together”. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/23/2017

Naked Man Gunned Down at Casino Identified

Naked Man Gunned Down at Casino Identified

Authorities are identifying a 57-year-old Arizona man who died and the Las Vegas police officer who shot him

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/23/2017

Why are Netent casinos the most popular online casinos?

Why are Netent casinos the most popular online casinos?

Netent is the most popular gaming provider for casino players with more than 20 years experience in developing unique games.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/23/2017

What You Can Expect from This Year's Southern Gaming Summit

What You Can Expect from This Year's Southern Gaming Summit.

This year's Southern Gaming Summit is set to be held from May 2nd to May 4th in Biloxi, Mississippi.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/23/2017

Knife Wielding Naked Man Gunned Down in Gambling Hall by Police

Knife Wielding Naked Man Gunned Down in Gambling Hall by Police

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department says one of its officers fatally shot a knife-wielding naked man when he charged the officer after not complying with the officer's commands

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/22/2017

Why Slot Games Are Continuing to Dominate the Online Casino Market

Why Slot Games Are Continuing to Dominate the Online Casino Market

As 2016 drew to a close, there was little doubt that the online casino market was established as the world's primary growth industry.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/20/2017

Police Arrest Armed Man at Casino: Barricaded Himself in Bathroom

Police Arrest Armed Man at Casino: Barricaded Himself in Bathroom

Sparks police have arrested an armed man after a standoff with a SWAT team at a hotel-casino where two floors briefly were evacuated.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/19/2017

New Mexico Tribe Goes to War With Gambling Panel

Oklahoma Tribe Goes to War With Gambling Panel

Attorneys for the Fort Sill Apache filed a motion Tuesday, calling for the Gaming Commission to be held in contempt.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/19/2017

IRS Announces New Rules for Gambling Winnings on Horse Racing, Slots

IRS Announces New Rules for Gambling Winnings on Horse Racing, Slots

The US Internal Revenue Service this week announced new rules for withholding and reporting of pari-mutuel winnings as well as games such as slots, keno and bingo.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/19/2017

Packers Fan Commits Armed Robbery at Sportsbook

Packers Fan Commits Armed Robbery at Sportsbook

Police are looking for an armed robber who held up the sports book at a casino on the Nevada-Utah line.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2017

Roulette Bet Pays $3.5 Million on Live Television

Roulette Bet Pays $3.5 Million on Live Television

The Brazilian businessman was shown celebrating with friends after the huge win that made headlines worldwide

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2017

Most popular themed slots in 2016

Most popular themed slots in 2016

Software developers release new games each month, with lots of innovative features and interesting game modes, so it is really hard to make a list with the best slot machines from 2016. The good thing is that you don't have to try them all and then decide which ones are the best because we already did it for you. In this article, you will find the most popular themed slots in 2016, based on their features, the prizes they offer, graphics, sounds, and the overall gambling experience they offer.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/16/2017

The History of Roulette

The History of Roulette

Roulette just happens to be one of the most iconic games in the realm of gambling. Not only is it one of the oldest and most traditional games found in a casino its one that is still to this day enjoyed by millions of players around the world in one form or another.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/16/2017

Casino Killer Passes Away From Self-Inflicted Gunshot

Casino Killer Passes Away From Self-Inflicted Gunshot

A man accused of shooting another man to death at a casino last week then turning the gun on himself has died from his wounds.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2017

Nevada, Atlantic City See Largest Revenue Increases in Years

Nevada, Atlantic City See Largest Revenue Increases in Years

Nevada has seen its biggest profit hike since 2008.  Atlantic City posted it first revenue hike in 10 years.   

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/12/2017

In Fight Between Casino Moguls, a Spotlight on the FBI

In Fight Between Casino Moguls, a Spotlight on the FBI

In April 2015, a sworn statement submitted in a Nevada lawsuit between rival casino moguls Steve Wynn and Japan's Kazuo Okada contained an unusual assertion.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/11/2017

Sands Bethlehem Slots Winner Denied $1624 Winning Jackpot

But casino got fined $50,000 because of her.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/11/2017

Ohio Casinos See Sharp Decline in Revenues

Three of the Ohio’s four casinos took a hit in revenues in 2016.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/10/2017

Man Who Applied for Player’s Club Card at Casino Robs it Hours Later

Man Who Applied for Player’s Club Card at Casino Robs it Hours Later

A man who broke into the Best Bet Casino in Helena, Montana December 29 was caught as a result of his applying for a player’s club card just hours before.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/10/2017

Brand New Blackjack & Roulette Infographic

We have come across some brand new casino infographics designed by the team behind internet casino SuperLenny.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/10/2017

Two Employees Involved in Attempted Murder-Suicide at Casino: One Dead

Two Employees Involved in Attempted Murder-Suicide at Casino

One person is dead and another injured after what appears to be an attempted murder-suicide at the Grand Casino in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/10/2017

Manhunt Underway for ‘Armed and Dangerous’ Man Following Casino Shooting

Police in Shasta County were on the lookout for an “armed and dangerous” suspect wanted for the shooting of a man in the parking lot of the Win-River Resort & Casino early Monday morning.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/09/2017

Feds Accuse Casino Execs of Stealing Millions

Feds Accuse Casino Execs of Stealing Millions

An indictment handed down by a federal grand jury Thursday accuses executives of one US casino of stealing at least $6 million.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/09/2017

It’s About Time! Power Restored at Rio Casino After One-Week Blackout

It’s About Time! Power Restored at Rio Casino After One-Week Blackout

Power is finally back on at a Las Vegas casino after the hotel was partially dark for about a week.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/07/2017

Elderly Couple Jump From Casino in Double Suicide

Elderly Couple Jump From Casino in Double Suicide

An elderly Nevada couple who jumped from the fifth floor of a casino in a double suicide Wednesday reportedly had financial troubles.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/06/2017

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

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Sports Betting Beat - June 14, 2021

Sports Betting Beat - June 14, 2021

Malta could have to withdraw its EU veto on a sports betting convention if it is to finally get the all-clear from the Financial Action Task Force in the coming days on its Moneyval test.  Plus Indiana sports betting saw $254.445 million wagered on sports in May.

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