1 hr ago
Pa. board OKs charges to use new 'resort' casino
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved charges that non-resort guests must pay to gamble at soon-to-open casino at a southwestern Pennsylvania resort.
8 hrs ago
I-Team: Expanded gambling could deal Illinois a dangerous hand
Gambling may be a way to boost tourism and tax dollars, but what about those who would do anything for a bet? One Chicago bank went belly-up when a former blackjack addict floated $10 million in checks.
Mon May 20, 2013
Erie Times News
High-limit room to open at Erie casino
Presque Isle Downs & Casino will roll out its high-limit room for high rollers tonight, and it's not for the penny pinchers -- or the penny slot players.
Sun May 19, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
ENCORE: Prince, Chris Brown, Will.I.Am, Strahan
Superstar Prince joined a party of nine, including his three bodyguards, for late-night eats at Society Cafe in Steve Wynn 's Encore.
To Lay or Not to Lay
Jerry "Stickman", Thank you for your previous advice. I have another question for you.
Enough 'at risk' gamblers to fill Millennium Stadium are not being helped in Wales
A recovering gambler says not enough is being done to help people in Wales who are problem gamblers or considered 'at risk'. Recovering gambler Matt Zarb-Cousin claims not enough is being done to help people in Wales struggling to beat the addiction Matt says easy-to-use betting terminals that allow punters to stake A 100 on the spin of a wheel and ... (more)
Marriage of shopping mall, gaming hall
But the operators of Maryland's spectacularly successful casino about 15 miles south of Baltimore, Maryland Live, knew where they wanted to put theirs - in a shopping mall parking lot.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Board tells Las Vegas table game maker: Stay out of California
Galaxy Gaming, a Las Vegas manufacturer of casino table games, has been deemed unsuitable to do business in California by a judge, a recommendation that could call into question the company's Nevada gaming license.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Atlantic Club Lawsuit: Pokerstars Risks More than Monopoly Money
An expert on the American gaming scene, Maurice "Mac" VerStandig is well-versed in casino management from common issues of fraud and theft prevention to the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act and Indian Gaming Regulatory Act .
Most Expensive Diner Food
When we're feeling a little flush, we'll maybe bypass really crappy local takeout in favor of a slightly less crappy local takeout.
Three Card Poker Oddities
I don't play Three Card Poker very often. Blackjack and video poker are my games of choice, though I do spread my time around to nearly all casino games.
Thu May 16, 2013
Police say Billerica OUI suspect used phony photo ID
A 62-year-old Billerica man who is facing a dangerousness hearing Friday after being charged by Boxboro police with his 12th drunken-driving offense became so enraged at the threat of going to jail that he repeatedly allegedly threatened officers until they hit him with chemical spray.
The New Zealand Herald
Budget 2013: Peters' dizzy fake mouse upstages comical quips
Devil beasts and fruit loops, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson and game show hosts all made guest appearances in the Budget debate yesterday, but all found themselves upstaged by a humble fake mouse.
Manawatu Evening Standard
Government surplus on a knife-edge
Finance Minister Bill English says we're the envy of the world, but the opposition has labelled his latest economic plan the "blackjack Budget". English has this afternoon unveiled the Budget which promised the Government would make a $75 million surplus in 2014/15. In order to reduce government debt and achieve a surplus, spending in next year's ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Former dealers banned from Ohio casinos
The first two people to be indefinitely banned from Ohio casinos are both former dealers who cheated on the job.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Inside Millenium's Pennsylvania Casino
A team of reporters at NHPR is gearing up for a series next week that looks at what a casino at Rockingham Park - could mean for the town of Salem.
Tue May 14, 2013
Health News Digest
Every professional gambler knows when it's time to walk away from the blackjack table.
The best party spots in Las Vegas
Follow a leather-upholstered tunnel to 38,000 square feet of theatrics, performers, lights and video.
Mon May 13, 2013
5-Count Don't Betting and Big VP and Slot Wins
Hi Frank: I read your book "Casino Craps: Shoot to Win!" and was fascinated by the 5-Count. It will save me some money! But if the 5-Count reduces one's exposure by betting on only 43 percent of the random rolls, wouldn't it be advantageous to bet the Don't Pass on the other 57 percent? It would seem that one could place a minimum bet on the "Don't ... (more)
Daily Business Review
Evicted Expert Gambler Can Sue Golden Nugget
A professional gambler ousted from an Atlantic City casino can sue its successor in federal court for battery and false imprisonment, an appeals court says, reversing a judge who found the case fell short of the threshold amount in controversy for diversity jurisdiction.