Politics

New Trump Advisor Carl Icahn has Many Gambling Connections

New Trump Advisor Carl Icahn has Many Gambling Connections

Once Made $2.4 Million Bet on the Super Bowl

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/23/2016

Philippine President to Stop All Online Gambling

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced on Thursday he would halt all online gambling in his country.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/22/2016

Gambling Industry Hopeful Casino Mogul in White House Pays Off

Gambling Industry Hopeful Casino Mogul in White House Pays Off

Donald Trump will be the first U.S. president to have ever owned a casino, and the gambling industry is wondering how he will handle three major issues: internet gambling, sports betting and daily fantasy sports.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/20/2016

Kayne West Meets With Donald Trump at Trump Tower: 500-1 Odds to be Next President

Kayne West Meets With Donald Trump at Trump Tower: 500-1 Odds to be Next President

US President-Elect Trump once had a similar price of becoming the next Commander-in-Chief

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2016

Will the New Trump Cabinet be Good or Bad for Gambling?

Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions could be a problem

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2016

If US Election Result is Reversed, Clinton Bettors Out of Luck

William Hill says Trump bettors can keep winnings, but implies it won’t pay those who wagered on Hillary

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/05/2016

10 AGs Want Online Poker Banned

10 AGs Want Online Poker Banned

Ten US state Attorney Generals have signed onto a letter asking that online poker be banned.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/05/2016

President-Elect Donald Trump Blocks Doyle Brunson on Twitter

President-Elect Donald Trump Blocks Doyle Brunson on Twitter

In a shock move, US President-Elect Donald Trump (or someone who manages his account) blocked lifelong 82-year-old Republican poker icon Doyle Brunson on Twitter.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/03/2016

President-Elect Trump Meets With Man Who Brought Down Online Poker in US

President-Elect Trump Meets With Man Who Brought Down Online Poker in US

Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara indicted executives of three online poker rooms in April 2011

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/30/2016

Brian Hastings is Just Like Hillary ... So He Says

Brian Hastings is Just Like Hillary ... So He Says

Big name poker pro in recent days has compared his multi-accounting scandal from last year to that of losing Democratic US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s email private server controversy. 

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/14/2016

Donald Trump Being a Big Winner Means William Hill Being a Big Loser

Donald Trump Being a Big Winner Means William Hill Being a Big Loser

British online bookmaker suffers huge losses booking the election

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/12/2016

Poker Pro Doyle Brunson Happy for a Trump Win but ‘Scared’: Wins $300K State Bets

Poker Pro Doyle Brunson Happy for a Trump Win but ‘Scared’: Wins $300K State Bets

Texas Dolly had reservations about Trump but could never bring himself to support Hillary Clinton

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/11/2016

Donald Trump Prop Bets: Will He Last Full Term, Build a Wall, Arrest Hillary?

Donald Trump Prop Bets: Will He Last Full Term, Build a Wall, Arrest Hillary?

Will President-Elect Donald Trump last his full term, will he arrest Hillary Clinton, build the wall, we got all your latest odds

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/11/2016

US President-Elect Trump: Big Payouts, Big Losses

US President-Elect Trump: Big Payouts, Big Losses

One British gambler won £1.2 million on Donald Trump becoming the next US President while Ireland’s lost $4.5million after that firm paid out $1million to gamblers who backed Hillary Clinton weeks before Election Day

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/10/2016

Odds on Whether California Secedes From the US

Odds on Whether California Secedes From the US

Following the shock upset win of Donald Trump to become the next US President, one of the biggest stories Wednesday involved California potentially seceding from the United States.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/09/2016

Wayne Allyn Root: How Did I Know Donald Trump Would Win Big?

Wayne Allyn Root: How Did I Know Donald Trump Would Win Big?

I’m just an ordinary guy. I'm a S.O.B. (son of a butcher), small businessman, homeschool dad and Vegas oddsmaker and sports handicapper-turned-political pundit.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/09/2016

Paddy Power $1 Million Payback to Clinton Bettors Backfires: Still Marketing Geniuses

Paddy Power $1 Million Payback to Clinton Bettors Backfires: Still Marketing Geniuses

Sure the fine folks at Paddy Power paid out on all Hillary Clinton bets to become the next US President a few weeks ago and lost over a $1 million in doing so, but they likely gained that twofold in free marketing.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/09/2016

More Money Bet on 2016 US Elections Than Any Other Non Sporting Event in History

2016 US Presidential Election betting shatters BREXIT wagering record.  Donald Trump new US President.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/08/2016

Election Day Afternoon Betting Odds Clinton-Trump

Election Day Afternoon Betting Odds Clinton-Trump

(minus = favorite/pts up) Florida: Clinton -2, Ohio: Trump -2, NC: EVEN, Nevada: Clinton -5, Michigan: Clinton -4, PA: Clinton -5, Utah: Trump -5, Arizona: Trump -3, Iowa: Trump -3.5, Colorado: Clinton -6, Virginia: Clinton -8, Wisconsin: Clinton -8, Alaska: Trump -6.5, Minnesota: Clinton -11, Georgia: Trump -6, New Hampshire: Clinton -3

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/08/2016

Morning US Election Day Odds – Clinton vs. Trump

(minus = favorite/pts up) Florida: Clinton -2, Ohio: Trump -2, NC: EVEN, Nevada: Clinton -5, Michigan: Clinton -4.5, PA: Clinton -5, Utah: Trump -5, Arizona: Trump -3, Iowa: Trump -3.5, Colorado: Clinton -6, Virginia: Clinton -8, Wisconsin: Clinton -8, Alaska: Trump -6.5, Minnesota: Clinton -11, Georgia: Trump -6, New Hampshire: Clinton -3

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/08/2016

Overnight Election Odds Clinton-Trump

Overnight Election Odds – Clinton vs. Trump

(minus = favorite/pts up) Florida: Clinton -2.5, Ohio: Trump -2, NC: EVEN, Nevada: Clinton -5, Michigan: Clinton -5, PA: Clinton -5, Utah: Trump -4.5, Arizona: Trump -3, Iowa: Trump -4, Colorado: Clinton -6, New Hampshire: Clinton -3

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2016

Clinton Bettors Who’ve Been Paid Won’t Have to Give It Back If She Loses

Clinton Bettors Who’ve Been Paid Won’t Have to Give It Back If She Loses

Paddy Power tells G911: We’ll have ‘egg on our face’ but won’t ask for refunds

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2016

Florida Early Voting Numbers Favor Clinton: -2.5 Favorite at Betting Markets

Florida Early Voting Numbers Favor Clinton: -2.5 Favorite at Betting Markets

While poll numbers had Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump in a dead heat in the Sunshine State, betting markets had Clinton up -2.5 points but within the margin of error.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2016

Nevada Odds to Win US Presidential Election - Clinton 5 Point Edge

Nevada Odds to Win US Presidential Election - Clinton 5 Point Edge

Conflicting poll information on Nevada with some polls offering up GOP nominee Donald Trump while betting markets suggest otherwise

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2016

Michigan Getting Tight in Polls, Betting Markets

Michigan Getting Tight in Polls, Betting Markets

The polls were getting tighter in the state of Michigan as both campaigns for US President were scrambling to win over that state’s voters. 

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2016

Betting Market Odds – US Presidential Election Trump vs. Clinton – 7 Nov AM

Betting Market Odds – US Presidential Election Trump vs. Clinton – 7 Nov AM

(minus = favorite/up) Florida: Clinton -2.5, Ohio: Trump -2, NC: Clinton -1, Nevada: Clinton -6, NH: Clinton -3, MI: Clinton -5, PA: Clinton -5, Utah: Trump -4.5, Arizona: Trump -2.5, Iowa: Trump -4, Colorado: Clinton -5, Virginia: Clinton -7

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2016

William Hill Tells G911 Comey Clearing Sparks Run of Action on Hillary

William Hill spokesperson tells Gambling911.com FBI's action has sparked a run of action at that bookmaker

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/06/2016

Clinton All-Clear By FBI - Odds Up to 1-6

Clinton All-Clear By FBI - Odds Shoot Up to 1-6

Oddsmakers have moved the odds of a Hillary Clinton victory from 1-3 to 1-6 in the wake of news that the Democratic nominee will not face criminal charges

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/06/2016

US Presidential Elections Battleground States Polls vs. Odds: November 6

US Presidential Elections Battleground States Polls vs. Odds: November 6

Gambling911.com has all of your US Presidential Elections battleground state RealClearPolitics.com poll averages comparing with the latest odds.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/06/2016

Clinton Odds Still Strong in Michigan at Just Under 1-5

Clinton Odds Still Strong in Michigan at Just Under 1-5

Polls were tightening in the state of Michigan.  Oddsmakers still had Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton as a favorite of between -450 and -500. 

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/05/2016

Breaking News

Phil Hellmuth Busts Out in 9th: Deprived of 15th Bracelet This Time

Phil Hellmuth Busts Out in 9th: Deprived of 15th Bracelet This Time

No 15th bracelet for Phil Hellmuth yet at the 2017 World Series of Poker, though he just came very close.

100-Year-Old Mobster Released From Prison

100 Year Old Mobster Leaves Prison

Former Colombo family underboss John (Sonny) Franzese has been released from prison at the ripe old age of 100.  It was his first full day of freedom in eight years.

Bitcoin Takes a Dive as Market Sheds $13 Billion

Bitcoin Takes a Dive as Market Sheds $13 Billion

Bitcoin, Ether and other crypto-currencies plunged Monday as veteran investors reportedly took out profits, according to reports.