Crime

Witness in Billy Walters Case ‘Lied’

Witness in Billy Walters Case ‘Lied’

"What he's saying about Mr. Walters not only isn't true, it couldn't be true," attorney says in regard to star witness in case

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/06/2017

Prosecutor: Convict Pro Gambler Linked to Phil Mickelson

Prosecutor: Convict Pro Gambler Linked to Phil Mickelson

"We're here because Billy Walters cheated, not once, but over and over and over again."

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/06/2017

Prosecutor Asks Jury to Find Billy Walters Guilty in Insider Trading Trial

Prosecutor Asks Jury to Find Billy Walters Guilty in Insider Trading Trial

Walters is accused of obtaining insider trading tips about dairy processing company Dean Foods.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2017

Feds Shut Down Bicycle Casino Amidst Money Laundering Probe

Feds Shut Down Bicycle Casino Amidst Money Laundering Probe

Federal agents on Tuesday shut down a Los Angeles casino as part of a probe into money laundering.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2017

Man Goes on Gambling Spree After Friend is Found Dismembered

Man Goes on Gambling Spree After Friend is Found Dismembered

Defendant reportedly also gambled away £273,115 in two casinos right after the brutal murder

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/04/2017

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Handicapper is Released From Prison

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Handicapper is Released From Prison

A 70-year-old attorney who was sentenced to prison earlier this month for trying to kill a noted sports handicapper has been released on parole

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/31/2017

Phil Mickelson Once Forked Over Close to $3 Million for Gambling Debts

Phil Mickelson Once Forked Over Close to $3 Million for Gambling Debts

The $2 million represented five percent of Mickelson’s salary that year

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Bellagio Pig Mask Bandit an Illegal Immigrant From Mexico

Bellagio Pig Mask Bandit an Illegal Immigrant From Mexico

Robbery committed under threat to family

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Is This the Pig That Robbed the Bellagio?

A 20-year-old man who is believed to have worn a pig mask during a smash-and-grab burglary at the Bellagio casino resort appeared in court Wednesday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/29/2017

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

A second suspect wore a cat mask and third one wore a panda mask.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

FBI Agent Tied to Leak of Billy Walters Probe Did Same With Platinum Partners

FBI Agent Tied to Leak of Billy Walters Probe Did Same With Platinum Partners

Lawyer claims leaks could have contributed to the decline of Platinum's value, which is a key part of the prosecutors' case.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Online Sports Betting in Washington, Illegal as a Third Time DUI

Online Sports Betting in Washington, Illegal as a Third Time DUI

Washington State is the only state where sports betting is considered a Class C felony, all in a sad effort to please the Tribal casino operators. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Sports Handicapper to be Released From Prison

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Sports Handicapper to be Released From Prison

Philly Prince fears crazed neighbor might come after him again, believes he pulled fast one with judge

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Former Casino Dealer Charged With Theft

A former dealer is accused of bilking the casino out of an estimated $26,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Tweets by Trump Advisor Could be Used in Billy Walters Trial

Tweets by Trump Advisor Could be Used in Billy Walters Trial

Prosecutors claim a single tweet helped make Walters money back in 2013.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Artificial Intelligence Exposes Traders Who Used Poker Games to Make Illegal Trades

Artificial Intelligence Exposes Traders Who Used Poker Games to Make Illegal Trades

Following each poker night, there would be a spike in profit and loss statement

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Attorney Who Failed to Kill Handicapper Now Looking for Hit Man to do Job

Attorney Who Failed to Kill Handicapper Now Looking for Hit Man to do Job

An attorney who was jailed after trying to kill a noted sports handicapper is now plotting the handicapper's death from behind bars

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Suspect Faces Four Charges, One for Murder

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Suspect Faces Four Charges, One for Murder

Rolando Cardenas, 55, faces murder and attempted murder charges after police say he opened fire on a double decker bus, killing one man and injuring another.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Las Vegas Strip Shooter Identified as 55-Year-Old Rolando Cardenas

Las Vegas Strip Shooter Identified as 55-Year-Old Rolando Cardenas

A 55-year-old man has been identified as the lone shooter on the busy Las Vegas Strip Saturday night. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2017

Gunman in Fatal Vegas Strip Shooting Surrenders

Las Vegas police say the gunman in a fatal shooting on the Strip who barricaded himself inside a public bus has surrendered peacefull

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2017

One Dead in Vegas Strip Shooting

A hospital spokeswoman says one person has died in a shooting on the Las Vegas strip.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/25/2017

Fight Over Gambling Led Man to Run Over Wife Four Times

Prosecutors in Massachusetts say a man drove over his ex-wife four times in the driveway of their Quincy home, killing her, after they fought over his alleged gambling last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2017

FBI Hot on Heels of Online Gambling Operator: Fled to Asia

FBI Hot on Heels of Online Gambling Operator

13 others apprehended as part of investigation: Arrest warrent out in EU, USA

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2017

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

“I’m out. I won’t be called,” Mickelson said, without saying how he knows that.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/23/2017

Former U.S. Attorney Talks FBI Investigation of Wichita Poker Pro

Former U.S. Attorney Talks FBI Investigation of Wichita Poker Pro

Former U.S. Attorney Randy Rathbun told KWCH12 Wednesday some cases can take months to present to a grand jury.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/23/2017

Gambling Debts and Prostitutes Take Center Stage at Billy Walters Trial

Gambling Debts and Prostitutes Take Center Stage at Billy Walters Trial

Witness also testifies to stealing from a battered women's charity

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Lufthansa Heist Suspect, John Gotti Grandson Busted in Latest Mob Takedown

Lufthansa Heist Suspect, John Gotti Grandson Busted in Latest Mob Takedown

Gotti grandson already behind bars for eight years on drug charges

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

The former chairman of Dean Foods told jurors at a criminal trial Tuesday that he fed secrets about the company to a professional gambler for over seven years

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Almost completely forgotten is what happened to Trump’s tenants in Apartments 63A and B, reportedly just below the president’s three-story penthouse

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Suspect refused to obey orders according to police

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Breaking News

I’m a Bookie, Get Me Out of Here…… Indonesia

I’m a Bookie, Get Me Out of Here…… Indonesia

There are plenty of nations in the world that make gambling illegal, the vast majority of Muslim majority countries among them.

Court Upholds Death Sentence in Killing of Baby, Grandmother in Gambling Plot

Court Upholds Death Sentence in Killing of Baby, Grandmother in Gambling Plot

Prosecutors argued man hatched the kidnapping plot to pay for a gambling habit

Sportsbook Rental: Is There Really Such a Thing?

You are a corner bookie looking to build up your business and the thought crosses your mind: “Why not find a sportsbook rental?”