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What are some of the hottest headlines in the world of poker? Here you will find all the latest juicy stories along with other important news and tournament results. A must read for the poker enthusiast with articles published throughout the day.

Man Who Exposed Himself During WSOP Main Event Arrested for Terrorist Threats

Man Who Exposed Himself During WSOP Main Event Arrested for Terrorist Threats

Ken Strauss was arrested this past weekend for threatening to destroy some Las Vegas casinos.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/01/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - August 1, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday August 1, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/01/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 31, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday July 31, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/31/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 30, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday July 30, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/30/2019

New Jersey’s Struggle After Bringing in the Biggest Online Casino Revenue in May

New Jersey’s Struggle After Bringing in the Biggest Online Casino Revenue in May

Nevada has always been on top when it comes to the amount of sports bets they accept each month. It was in May 2019 when New Jersey finally triumphed the monthly amount they have received from sports bets.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/29/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 29, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday July 29, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/29/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 28, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday July 28, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/28/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 27, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday July 27, 2019.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/27/2019

Record Set for Largest Cryptocurrency Winning Jackpot in Online Poker History

Record Set for Largest Cryptocurrency Winning Jackpot in Online Poker History

Americas Cardroom $5 Million Venom was a success in more ways than one.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/25/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 25, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday July 25, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/25/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 24, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday July 24, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/24/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 23, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday July 23, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/23/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 22 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday July 22, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/22/2019

Is PokerStars Legal in Arizona?

Is PokerStars Legal in Arizona?

PokerStars is forbiden in the state of Arizona.  Only internationally licensed online poker rooms are accessible from the state.  There are approximately six dozen of them. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/21/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 20 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday July 20, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/20/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 19 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday July 19, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/19/2019

Hossein Ensan Wins the 2019 WSOP Main Event and $10 Million

Hossein Ensan Wins the 2019 WSOP Main Event and $10 Million

His railbirds' shirts, black with conjoining colors of German and Iranian flags, called Hossein Ensan a "sure bet."

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/17/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 17 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday July 17, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/17/2019

District Attorney Drops Charges Against Poker Room Owners

District Attorney Drops Charges Against Poker Room Owners

Nine people charged with running an illegal poker room have had all charges against them dropped.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/16/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 16, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday July 16, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/16/2019

Calls for Jack Effel to Step Down While Others Offer Their Support

WSOP Vice President Jack Effel is coming under increasing pressure to step down following a weekend blunder that has everyone in the poker world talking.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2019

Records Shattered at $5 Million Venom Online Poker Tournament

Records Shattered at $5 Million Venom Online Poker Tournament

A recap of Day1A of the monumentous Venom tournament finds that all records have been shattered at the world's fastest growing online poker room, Americas Cardroom.   The great news is, there is still time to enter for your chance at a guaranteed $1 million first place prize.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2019

Poker Player at Fault Following WSOP Dealer Chip Counting Error?

Poker Player at Fault Following WSOP Dealer Chip Counting Error?

While much of the focus in the poker world was on the final table determination for the 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event this past weekend, there was another big story that had everyone talking.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 15, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday July 15, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/15/2019

Meet the 2019 WSOP Main Event Final Table

Meet the 2019 WSOP Main Event Final Table

The 2019 WSOP Main Event table is set and here are your finalists

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 14, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday July 14, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/14/2019

Poker Player Dennis Blieden Faces Prosecution Over $22m

Poker Player Dennis Blieden Faces Prosecution Over $22m

A one-time poker pro was found guilty of embezzlement Thursday by a grand jury.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/13/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 13, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday July 13, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/13/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - July 12, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday July 12, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/12/2019

Antonio Esfandiari Making Things Interesting at This Year's Main Event

One of poker's all-time biggest money earners, Antonio Esfandiari, was among the 106 players still alive at this year's World Series of Poker Main Event Thursday.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/11/2019

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The Gambling911.com Crime Blog: Two Mobsters Seek Release From Prison Due to Coronavirus

Welcome to the Gambling911.com Crime Blog, all the latest news and social media stories about gambling-related crime as well as organized crime.

G2E Asia Planning to Move Forward with July Dates for 2020 Trade Show

G2E Asia Planning to Move Forward with July Dates for 2020 Trade Show

G2E Asia 2020 plans to go ahead with its already postponed July 28-30 conference in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Financial Markets Betting - April 1, 2020

Financial Markets Betting - April 1, 2020

Bookmaker.eu is currently offering odds on the financial market, specifically the OVER/UNDER on the Dow for April 1, 2020.  Today's number was set at 21250 -101