Politics

California Mayor Arrested for Hosting Creepy Underage Strip Poker Game at Summer Camp

Stockton, California Mayor Anthony Silva was arrested on Thursday on charges related to a game of underage strip poker at a summer camp he hosts.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/05/2016

Hillary Clinton Shortest Odds Yet: Boyle Sports Has Democratic Nominee at 1-4

Hillary Clinton Shortest Odds Yet: Boyle Sports Has Democratic Nominee at 1-4

With national and battleground state polls showing US Presidential Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton with nearly a double digit lead, bookmakers across the globe have slashed her odds to 1-4.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/04/2016

Hillary Clinton Back to 1-3 Odds Following a Few Days of Trump Missteps

Though the change hasn’t been dramatic, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton late Tuesday night was back at 1-3 odd at two online bookmakers, BoyleSports and Stan James.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2016

AC High Roller Mobster Once Threatened to Pull Out Trump’s Testicles

Donald Trump, the GOP nominee for President of the United States, was once threatened with castration, reports Rich Schapiro of the Daily News.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/31/2016

What are Mike Pence’s Views on Gambling? Gambling911 Investigates: And It’s Not Pretty

What are Mike Pence’s Views on Gambling? G911 Investigates: It’s Not Pretty

Trump VP Pick has Opposed Gambling, Online and Off, at Every Turn

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/25/2016

Donald Trump Odds Down to +140 Following Latest Poll

Donald Trump Odds Down to -140 Following Latest Poll

New CNN national poll released Monday morning shows Donald Trump jumping into the lead with the reaction from oddsmakers swift

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/25/2016

Democratic Veepstakes: Don't Rule Out Tom Vilsack at 7-1 Odds

As Hillary Clinton prepares to announce her vice presidential nominee as early as Friday, CNN notes that one man has emerged as the dark horse candidate: Tom Vilsack. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/22/2016

RNC Donald Trump Speech Odds: How Often He Says Something

RNC Donald Trump Speech Odds: How Often He Says Something

The folks at Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline are offering betting odds on the Republican National Convention and whether presumptive GOP nominee uses certain catch phrases and how often. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2016

‘Lying Ted’: What Will Donald Trump Say First at GOP Convention

Following the outcry over Texas Senator Ted Cruz’ failure to formally endorse Republican nominee Donald Trump Wednesday night, the fine folks at BetOnline have adjusted their betting options on the GOP Convention, adding the option of What Will Donald Trump Say First.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2016

Bookmakers Stand to Lose Big With a Trump Win

Bookmakers Stand to Lose Big With a Trump Win

The US Presidential race is the most wagered on non sporting event in the world and betting on Trump is seeing 300 times the turnover of the 2012 Election.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2016

Donald Trump Total Words Spoken in GOP Convention Speech Odds

Yes, you can actually bet on the total words spoken by Republican nominee Donald J. Trump during Thursday night’s acceptance speech at the GOP Convention.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2016

Bet the Number of Times Donald Trump Says ‘Make America Great Again’

Our friends at BetOnline have around a dozen betting options for Thursday nights GOP Convention speech with Republican nominee Donald Trump. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2016

GOP Convention Betting Odds: Color of Trump’s Tie

Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline is offering an extensive listing of GOP Convention betting odds including the specific color of Republican US Presidential nominee and real estate magnate Donald Trump.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2016

Donald Trump RNC Speech: ‘Build The Wall’, ‘Crooked Hillary’ Betting Odds

You can now bet how many times GOP presumptive nominee Donald J. Trump will utter the phrase “Build The Wall” and “Crooked Hillary” courtesy of Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline here.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

Bet the Total Number of Boo Breaks Taken by Trump During RNC Speech

You can bet the total number of boo breaks presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump will need to take during periods in which he gets booed (assuming he gets booed) during his Thursday RNC speech in Cleveland. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

Oddsmakers: Trump Not Likely to Mention ‘Black Lives Matter’ at RNC Cleveland

If you think presumptive GOP nominee Donald J. Trump will utter the words “Black Lives Matter”, bet it here and win $26 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

GOP Convention Betting Odds: Will Trump Mention Bernie Sanders?

Our good friends at Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline are offering GOP Convention betting odds on whether presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump mentions Bernie Sanders.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

RNC Cleveland Trump Speech Betting Odds: Will He Say ‘All Lives Matter’

Our good friends at Gambling911.com-endorsed BetOnline are offering odds on possible Donald Trump catchphrases at this week’s RNC Cleveland with one being Will He Say “All Lives Matter”.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/19/2016

Trump Picks Pence as VP at 1-3 Odds

Presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump has picked Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate for Vice President, sources close to Roll Call revealed early Thursday afternoon.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2016

Trump Wants ‘Attack Dog’ for Running Mate: Christie Odds at 10-1

GOP presumptive candidate Donald Trump picking New Jersey Governor Chris Christie as his running mate would pay out $100 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2016

Online Gambling in PA: Decision Will Have to Wait Until the Fall

State government began operating Tuesday under a $31 billion election-year spending bill that nevertheless lacks the tax collections to sustain it for the entire fiscal year, and lawmakers say they are scrambling to fix that before it draws a lawsuit or bond downgrade.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2016

Odds to Be Nominated Republican Vice President 2016 - Mike Pence Favorite

We are expecting presumptive GOP nominee for US President Donald Trump to select his Vice Presidential candidate this week, and at the top of that list is Indiana Governor Mike Pence at -250.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2016

Doyle Brunson: ‘Both (Political) Parties Are Pathetic’

Long time Republican and legendary poker pro Doyle Bruson has nothing good to say about his party these days, but that doesn’t mean he’s pro Hillary Clinton.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2016

Clinton Trashes Trump at Failed AC Casino: GOP Presumptive Nominee Odds Slashed

Hillary Clinton did not hold back in slamming Donald Trump and one of his most high-profile surrogates, the state's governor, Chris Christie, with the backdrop being the real estate billionaire and GOP presumptive candidate’s failed Trump Plaza Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2016

Hillary Clinton to Bash Trump at Site of Taj Mahal Casino Strike

Hillary Clinton is coming to Atlantic City to bash Donald Trump's handling of his former gambling empire, but striking casino workers say their beef is with a different billionaire.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2016

Odds to be Picked Republican Vice Presidential Running Mate 2016: Gingrich New Favorite

Former House Leader Newt Gingrich has become the new favorite to be selected as presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump’s Vice Presidential running mate this July 4 afternoon.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2016

No More Online Gambling in the Philippines: Newly Sworn President Orders

No More Online Gambling in the Philippines: Newly Sworn President Orders

Immediately after being sworn in, new Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte issued a decree that shocked many:  No more online gambling in the nation.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/01/2016

Online Poker Left Out in the Cold Again: Cali, PA Still Some Promise

New York State has just legalized Daily Fantasy Sports while giving online poker the cold shoulder and this continues to be the trend despite some glimmers of hope in 2016.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/28/2016

Brexit Baffled Punters, Pundits and Fund Managers to the Very End

Nearly everyone, from London gamblers to U.S. money managers got it wrong. Britain's vote to leave the European Union shocked pundits, investors and politicians alike, underscoring the inherent difficulty of forecasting such rare events.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/26/2016

Brexit Causes Plunge of Ladbrokes, Paddy Power, William Hill Shares

Three of the UK’s biggest online gambling operators saw their shares plunge Friday following news that the Brits had voted to pull out of the European Union (a la the Brexit referendum).

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/25/2016

Breaking News

CNBC: No sex, No gambling as China Tightens Rules on Foreign Investment

CNBC: No sex, No gambling as China Tightens Rules on Foreign Investment

New rules from Beijing prohibit investments in core military technology and anything that endangers national security, according to a report filed by CNBC Monday.

Nobody Hits Powerball: Now at $650 Million

Nobody Hits Powerball: Now $650 Mil

Powerball officials say there was no grand prize winner in the latest drawing, meaning one of the nation's largest lottery jackpots will continue growing.

Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu Go at it Over Confederate Statutes

Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu Go at it Over Confederate Statutes

Negreanu: "The beliefs that Jews should be killed. Robert E. Lee believed blacks needed to be slaves. Both are vile and evil"