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Notorious Mobster Pleads No Contest in 25-Year-Old Murder

Providence, Rhode Island mobster Robert “Bobby” DuLuca, 71, plead no contest Wednesday at Kent County Court to conspiracy to commit murder.

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

John Racener Shuts Off Twitter Account to Public In Light of Scandal

A scandal involving poker pro John Racener has become the most talked about topic in the world of poker to kick off 2017.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2017

Caesars Entertainment Gets Thumbs Up to Exit Bankruptcy

A federal judge gave the thumbs-up Tuesday to a plan to reorganize a subsidiary of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., clearing the way for the operating unit to exit bankruptcy two years after filing for Chapter 11 protection with $18 billion in debt.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2017

RealBet Sportsbook Payout Delays Mounting: Complaints Total $19K Owed

RealBet Sportsbook Payout Delays Mounting: Complaints Total $19K Owed

SportsBookReview.com has reported that RealBet Sportsbook recently acknowledged slow payouts but failed to offer a reason why.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2017

Trump Next Solicitor General Odds, Inaugural Speech Odds Released

Trump Next Solicitor General Odds, Inaugural Speech Odds Released

BetOnline has released odds on who President-Elect Donald Trump will name to be the next Solicitor General of the United States.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2017

Supreme Court Delays Decision on New Jersey Sports Betting

Supporters of legalized sports gambling in New Jersey and several other states were dealt a no-decision of sorts Tuesday

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2017

Betting Site Gives Donald Trump Odds of Impeachment 4-1 Within Six Months

Trump not finishing his term beyond the six month period had odds of 7/4

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2017

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

Playtech Opens Live Casino Studio in Bucharest

Playtech Opens Live Casino Studio in Bucharest

Playtech, a leading casino games software, systems and services provider, has just opened a cutting edge live casino studio in Bucharest, Romania. The reason behind the launch of this new facility is that there is a huge demand in licensees in this newly regulated country.

Submitted by Payton 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

‘Tyrannical’ Philly Mafia boss Nicodemo ‘Little Nicky' Scarfo Dies in Prison

During this nearly five-year reign as Philly Mafia boss, some 25 mobsters and associates met violent ends

Submitted by Guest 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

Poker Pro John Racener ‘Scam’ Accusations Result in Mug Shot Throwback

Poker Pro John Racener ‘Scam’ Accusations Result in Mug Shot Throwback

A late 2010 piece alluding to poker pro and Hard Rock Casino ambassador John Racener mug shot photos became all the rage this weekend and here is why...

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2017

The Federalist: Casinos Too Big to Return Phil Ivey’s Millions

Federalist writers suggests that casinos are are permitted to operate almost as separate sovereignties

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/13/2017

This Law Firm Manager Jailed for $2.1 Million Fraud to Support Gambling Habit

A former law firm manager has been jailed for six-and-a-half years after siphoning $2.1 million from trust accounts to fund her pathological gambling habit.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/13/2017

Bitcoin Trading Down 15.1 Percent to Kick of 2017

Trading in the anonymous digital currency bitcoin was down 15.1 percent at $768 a coin as of Wednesday afternoon. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/13/2017

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

Match Fixing in Spotlight Once Again on Eve of Grand Slam

Match Fixing in Spotlight Once Again on Eve of Grand Slam

For Rafael Nadal and the other stars of tennis, there's a familiar ring to the questions being raised as the first ball is about to be struck at the Australian Open.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/12/2017

Trump Son-in-Law, New Advisor Jared Kushner Many Ties to Gambling

Trump Son-in-Law, New Presidential Advisor Jared Kushner Many Ties to Gambling

Among them: A bizarre link to disgraced Internet bookie and ex-con Jay Cohen

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/12/2017

Tournament Schedule Sees Major Boost at Americas Cardroom

Tournament Schedule Sees Major Boost at Americas Cardroom

Love tournaments? Then 2017 is designed for you. At Americas Cardroom, we’re thrilled to bring you a bigger, better tournament schedule starting Monday, January 9th.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/11/2017

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

TwoPlusTwo Posting Forum Hacked, Information Compromised

TwoPlusTwo Posting Forum Hacked, Information Compromised

The popular TwoPlusTwo.com posting forum, which is among the most read by poker players, has been compromised according to the site operators.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/11/2017

ImPEEchment? Books Shift to Even Odds on Impeachment After Latest Bombshell

The Twitterverse exploded late Tuesday with trending hashtags the likes of #GoldenShower, #Watergate and #TrumpandRussia though oddsmakers remained unfazed at first.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/11/2017

Cocaine Kingpin, Gambling Ring Leader Made Millions in Australia

A former University of Southern California football player has pleaded guilty to conspiracy for running an international drug and gambling ring that also laundered millions of dollars.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/11/2017

Another Business With Alleged Ties to Montreal Mafia Burns to Ground

Another Business With Alleged Ties to Montreal Mafia Burns to Ground

A commercial mall that burned to the ground Monday was home to a hair salon owned by an individual with alleged Montreal mob ties.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/10/2017

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

Clemson Win Not All Smiles for Bookies: Most Bet on College Football Game Ever

Clemson Win Not All Smiles for Bookies: Most Bet on College Football Game

BetOnline says most wagered on College Football game in company's 18 year history

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

Breaking News

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.

John Racener Shuts Off Twitter Account to Public In Light of Scandal

A scandal involving poker pro John Racener has become the most talked about topic in the world of poker to kick off 2017.

Caesars Entertainment Gets Thumbs Up to Exit Bankruptcy

A federal judge gave the thumbs-up Tuesday to a plan to reorganize a subsidiary of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., clearing the way for the operating unit to exit bankruptcy two years after filing for Chapter 11 protection with $18 billion in debt.