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Officials Review Fatal Shooting In Laughlin, Nevada Of Armed Robbery Suspect Outside Aquarius Casino

Authorities are examining how police handled a man who allegedly attempted early Monday to hold up the Golden Nugget and later the Aquarius casinos in Laughlin, Nevada. Following a stand-off, he was shot dead… Read More

Cambodia Will Cease Issuing Online Gaming Licenses – Report

Cambodia will stop giving out licenses for online gambling in an effort to curb criminal activity in Cambodia gaming operations, according to Xinhua, the state-run news agency in China. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen… Read More

Hollywood Casino Toledo Slots Allegedly Used for Attempted Laundering of $138,000

A man accused of trying to launder $138,843 of alleged “drug profits” through “fast feeding” at Hollywood Casino Toledo pleaded not guilty this week to all charges, according to Ohio federal court officials. Todd… Read More

Guilty: Former Paskenta Tribal Leaders Admit Stealing Casino Money to Fund Extravagant Lifestyles

Three former tribal leaders in the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians in Northern California pleaded guilty Thursday to embezzling nearly $5 million from its Native American casino. John Crosby, 56, his mother Ines Crosby,… Read More

Sex Video Extortion Plot Against Mysterious Pro Gambler Leads to Las Vegas Arrest

A reputed male “prostitute” has pleaded not guilty to an extortion charge following his attempt to allegedly shake down an unidentified high-profile gambler for $100,000. The accusation stems from a video the defendant secretly… Read More

Poker Pro Michael Borovetz Arrested at Detroit Airport, Charged With Defrauding Travelers

Michael Borovetz, age 44, a poker player known throughout the country who is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was arrested this week in Detroit and charged with attempting to defraud unsuspecting travelers. Wayne County Airport… Read More

Encore Boston Harbor Patron Melee to Get Reviewed by Massachusetts Officials

Encore Boston Harbor was the scene of multiple fights and rowdiness around bar-closing time early Monday, which led to several arrests of patrons at the new Everett Massachusetts casino. The suspects will head to… Read More

Barcelona, Liverpool Sponsor 1XBET Shuttered in UK Over Link to Cockfighting, Porn, Piracy, and Betting on Kids’ Sports

1XBET’s UK-facing platform has been shut down in the wake of an exposé by The Times that accused the Russian-owned gambling site of promoting a porn-themed casino, offering cockfighting in certain jurisdictions, and permitting… Read More

Vagos Gang Members Linked to 2011 Sparks Nugget Casino Shooting Now On Trial

The trial for eight Vagos gang members accused of federal racketeering in connection with a lethal 2011 brawl with the Hells Angels at a Sparks, Nevada casino got underway Monday in Las Vegas. The… Read More

Ex-Con Vegas Entrepreneur Charles ‘Junior’ Johnson Will Return to Prison for Hiding Casino Funds from Feds

A former Las Vegas entrepreneur who went to prison on federal fraud charges more than a decade ago will return there. US District Judge Danny Reeves ruled last week in Lexington, Kentucky that Charles… Read More

Toronto Mayor Blasts ‘Anti-Fun Police’ After Seniors Gambling Crackdown

A group of Toronto senior citizens who played card games and bingo for pennies at a city-run community center have been victimized by “the anti-fun police,” according to Toronto Mayor John Tory. The elderly… Read More

Chile Casino Shooting Leaves Five Dead, Senator Blames Gaming for Violence

A Chile casino shooting near the Santiago capital city has left five dead, and law enforcement in the region say the shooter – or shooters – remain at large. The attack occurred late last… Read More

Kylie Jenner Celebrates Birthday on $250 Million Genting Superyacht Previously Owned by Fugitive Billionaire

Kylie Jenner turned 22 on Saturday, and the world’s youngest self-made billionaire — according to Forbes — was determined to celebrate her birthday in style. Jenner chartered $250 million superyacht “Tranquillity” for the occasion,… Read More

Former Foxwoods Dealer Stays Out of Prison after Confessing Blackjack Scheme

An ex-dealer at Foxwoods Resort Casino avoided spending any time in Connecticut prison despite admitting the theft of about $18,000 largely by overpaying a patron in a cheating scheme. Alysia OLeary, 47, of Hopkinton,… Read More

Oklahoma Grandmother Admits to Murder as Boy Died in Hot Car While She Gambled

An Oklahoma grandmother entered a guilty plea to a murder charge last week, admitting responsibility for the death of her 5-year-old grandson while she visited a casino for six hours in June 2018. Alanna… Read More