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Slots Down, Casino Rooms Empty at MGM Properties Amidst Epic Cyber Attack

Chaos erupted at the MGM-owned Borgata Casino in Atlantic City Sunday night through Monday.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/12/2023

Monte Carlo High Stakes Adventure Packages Worth $110,000 Each

One of the world's largest online poker rooms premiers its new adventure running from October 24th to November 4th.

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/11/2023

Thousands of Bellagio, Mandalay Bay Guests Locked Out of Rooms in Wake of Massive Hack

Some slot machines also shut down.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/11/2023

On-Chain Casino Lil Bit Enters the Micro Betting Space Courtesy of the BSV Blockchain

"We like Proof of Work, Big Blocks, Bitcoin, and betting on the underdogs. Why we chose BSV will become clearer when we launch phase 2. That being said, we do feel we are still in time as understanding of what’ crypto’ actually is in the public eye is quite low."

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/10/2023

Stake.com Hack Was Done By North Korea, FBI Claims

Stake.com Hack Was Done By North Korea, FBI Claims

The massive breach took place on Monday September 4.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/10/2023

Gambling Could Finally Be Coming to the UAE But 2-Year Jail Term Remains on the Books

The new federal body, called the General Commercial Gaming Regulatory Authority (GCGRA), would create a “regulatory framework for a national lottery and commercial gaming,” according to Emirati state media WAM.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/08/2023

Sports Betting Officially Launches in Kentucky Thursday: Gov Places First Bet

Sports Betting Officially Launches in Kentucky Thursday: Gov Places First Bet

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear will be making the first bet at Churchill Downs new sportsbook.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/07/2023

Playtech Boss Criticizes Providers Operating in 'Black Markets'... But They Do TOO!

Playtech Boss Lashes Out at Publicly Traded Competitors Operating in 'Black Markets'

Mor Weizer, CEO of Playtech since 2007, says he is "frustrated" with listed firms that have seen a boom in their revenues and share price as a result of their decision to operate in so-called "black" or "grey" gambling markets.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/07/2023

How to Choose the Perfect Slot Game: Tips for Every Gambler

Payout odds, bonus offerings and the number of free spins vary from game to game, provider to provider.  It's also important to understand requirements such as the rollover and restrictions as to which games bonus money can be utilized.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Sep/06/2023

NY Post Highlights the NFL Gambling Mess the League Keeps Making Worse by the Day

NFL in gambling turmoil as Super Bowl heads for Las Vegas: ‘Just don’t understand’, a blaring headline reads on Wednesday's digital edition of the New York Post.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Sep/06/2023

Free Parking at Casinos Could Go the Way of the Dodo Bird

The Golden Nugget in Atlantic City became the last of the casinos there to stop offering free parking, a trend that began in Vegas back in 2016.  Will other casino destinations soon follow?

Submitted by t c jackson on, Sep/06/2023

Former State Senator's Casino Cited for Dealer Errors, Inaccurate Payouts

Former State Senator's Casino Cited for Dealer Errors, Inaccurate Payouts

Andy Sanborn is under investigation for accepting Covid-19 funding for his casino but is accused of using the funds to purchase expensive sports cars for he and his wife, the latter of whom is a current serving state representative.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/05/2023

Legislative Changes Impacting Online Gambling in the US

Legislative Changes Impacting Online Gambling in the US

Online gambling has grown rapidly and evolved over the past two decades, transforming from a niche industry to a multi-billion-dollar market. In the United States, this sector has been marked by a complex legal landscape shaped by a combination of federal and state laws.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Sep/04/2023

Feds Investigation Into Vegas Casinos About to Blow Up?

Feds Investigation Into Vegas Casinos About to Blow Up?

Scott Roeben of Vital Vegas posted an ominous warning this Labor Day Weekend.

Submitted by t c jackson on, Sep/03/2023

Lawmaker Who Owns Casino Allegedly Used Covid Relief to Buy Porsches, Ferrari

Lawmaker Who Owns Casino Allegedly Used Covid Relief to Buy Porsches, Ferrari

A New Hampshire lawmaker resigned as head of a study committee on gambling Friday, a day after authorities said she and her husband were under criminal investigation.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/01/2023

PAGCOR Implements Regulatory Framework to Address Illegal Offshore Gambling

PAGCOR Implements Regulatory Framework to Address Illegal Offshore Gambling

The Philippines' main body overseeing gaming licensing is the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR). They've seen a growing issue with companies from other countries allowing Filipinos to gamble online without a proper license, known as "illegal offshore gaming." To address this, PAGCOR has introduced a new set of rules or a "regulatory framework." This is to ensure a fair and secure gaming environment in the Philippines.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/30/2023

A Look At MMC996 Casino Malaysia Review

A Look At MMC996 Casino Malaysia Review

MMC996 Online Casino has been around for a few years in the market and it has grown to become Malaysia’s one of the most popular online casino websites for gambling enthusiasts.

Submitted by Payton on, Aug/30/2023

PA Has Problem With Parents Leaving Kids in Car to Go Gamble

So far there have been 126 incidents this year alone.  Of course, PA has some competition in the form of Florida.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/29/2023

Increase Slot Wins: Strategies & Tips

Increase Slot Wins: Strategies & Tips

To optimize your winning potential, it's essential to understand how slot machines work, whether you're playing at traditional venues or exploring new casino sites.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Aug/25/2023

Draconian Kentucky Gambling Law Likely to Spook Regulated Sports Betting Operators

A class action suit against Bovada relies on an old draconian (1800's) law that dates back prior to other laws on the book, one forbidding dogs from molesting automobiles and another prohibiting a woman from buying a fancy hat without her husband's permission.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/21/2023

CT AG Reiterates 'Only Three Legal Sportsbooks in the State', Sports Bettors Call These Books 'Crap'

One sports bettor asks American Gaming Association President Bill Miller "Are you thanking the AG for actively acquiring and creating gambling addicts?" through some of the practices employed by the regulated sportsbooks.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/18/2023

MGM Resorts Kicks US Partner Entain to the Curb as BetMGM Mobile Comes to UK

Calls to boycott BetMGM mobile site intensify in US amidst "betting scandal of the century".

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/17/2023

Gamblers Lash Out at BetMGM via Homemade Videos After Cancelling Special Ed Teacher's $215K Bet

"Imagine winning $200,000 on parlays and not getting paid out," tweeted Trent Attyah to his more than 185.5K followers.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/17/2023

Bingo Sites Now Using Sweepstakes Model To Open Up The Market

Bingo Sites Now Using Sweepstakes Model To Open Up The Market

Bingo, a favorite pastime for many globally, has traditionally operated on a straightforward system. Participants often shelled out an entry fee or purchased bingo cards. This cumulative sum constituted the prize pool distributed among the winning players. However, with the rise of online bingo in the digital era, market dynamics have steered this model in a new direction.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Aug/17/2023

The Evolution of Casino Bonuses - To Modern Day

The journey these bonuses have taken spans decades and reflect both the shifts in the gambling landscape and the ever-changing preferences of players. From more modest beginnings to the incredible array of offers available today, let's see how bonuses have evolved over the years.

Submitted by B.E.Delmer on, Aug/15/2023

Longtime Gaming Executive Feels Exonerated After Conviction Overturned on Appeal

Longtime Gaming Executive Feels Exonerated After Conviction Overturned on Appeal

Was among those previously convicted of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme by paying $300,000 to bribe his daughter's way into a top university and the only one to walk away unpunished.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/14/2023

Resorts World and MGM Grand Employees Subpoenaed in Widening Justice Dept Probe

Resorts World and MGM Grand Employees Subpoenaed in Widening Justice Dept Probe

A federal investigation of Southern California bookie Wayne Nix's gambling ring has expanded to Las Vegas with over a dozen casino employees questioned.

Submitted by t c jackson on, Aug/12/2023

Can I Bet With BetOnline From Washington State?

BetOnline is accessible from Washington State and offers some of the best welcome bonuses in the business.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/12/2023

BetOnline 2023 Promotions Unveiled as NFL Preseason Upon Us

Play for $10,000 in sportsbook prizes when you enter the La Liga Kickoff contest, Win free spins for every game you bet and more.

Submitted by Press Release on, Aug/10/2023

Announcing the Moneymaker Tour Mega Satellite

We just enjoyed a relaxing weekend in Daytona Beach and now leave the two in good hands as beloved poker pro Chris Moneymaker heads there for what is aptly named the Moneymaker Tour Mega Satellite.  And it is going to be wild.

Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/09/2023

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Where Can I Find Taylor Swift Travis Kelce Prop Bets?

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce became a "super couple" in 2023 and the gambling sites took notice almost immediately with dozens of prop bets tied to the couple including when she will become pregnant and the two get married.