Category: Gambling Feature Stories

How to Bet on Tennis Matches

The French Open is over and the grass court season has officially begun. This means that Wimbledon is just around the court. With the coming of the oldest of the four Grand Slam championships another pastime which is as old as tennis itself is about to roar back into top gear – betting. Let’s face…

MGM Grand’s “Bed Bug” Issue

The MGM Grand hotel and casino, in an exclusive statement issued to Gambling 911 on Thursday, said a recent incident where a hotel guest reportedly found a bed bug in her room was not the fault of the MGM but of a previous guest who brought the insect in. “We take great pride in both…

Enjoy the Live Casino Experience at Home

Many Advantages to Live Online Games The online gambling world now makes it possible to enjoy a full live gaming experience while at home. You won’t have smokers roaming around you and loud talkers in your ears. But you will have a huge variety of games that you can play live with other gamblers and…

Bigger Lotteries Online

There are a ton of different types of online Lottery opportunities that you can take advantage of, and have a chance to win money. There are some small opportunities, and then there are some bigger lotteries online. Places like playhugelottos are great resources to find these lotto opportunities. We are going to look into a…

Sports Betting In The UK

There is a long history of sports betting in the United Kingdom and with the explosion of sportsbooks on the Internet the gaming possibilities are endless. There are not only many reputable online sportsbooks, but land based betting shops and there are over 1,000 in London alone. When gambling online players can have direct registration…

How Pay Per Head Agents Profit From Casino Software

For many per head agents, the online casino is an afterthought. Agents prefer to promote sports betting. The reason might be because sports betting can require a substantial investment from players. Casino players usually don’t wager as much as sports betting players. Although true, that doesn’t mean that agents can’t profit from the online casino.…

Basic Blackjack Strategies Explained

Blackjack is one of the few casino card games where players can actually reduce the house edge by improving their basic game play. Unlike slots and other casino games, blackjack requires skill, patience and strategy in order to beat the dealer and come out ahead. If you are a keen online casino enthusiast, you might…

Disastrous Casino Grand Opening makes a Strong Case for Online Gambling

The Ilani Casino opened its doors on April 24 to a throng of disgruntled patrons. Being the closest casino to Portland, Oregon, The Ilani knew they were going to attract a strong local crowd, but had no idea of the mayhem that would soon unfold. Among the problems, the grand opening drew in thousands of…

Learn How To Play International Lotteries

Back in the days before the World Wide Web, people faced a lot of obstacles when they tried to play lotteries at various locations. They had to hire citizens of those particular countries which would purchase their tickets and later, cheat them out of their winnings. With the invention of the Internet, all this changed…

AI’s triumph over a game of poker

The matter of artificial intelligence – or AI – is one that has long been an exciting topic for tech engineers and enthusiasts. Furthermore, in recent times, we have actually started to witness real developments in this field, making AI a reality instead of a science fiction fantasy. AI has been pitted against human intelligence…

No More Free Drinks in Las Vegas?

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Sammy Davis Jr. would never have let this happen. The Los Angeles Times reports the days of comped drinks for Las Vegas gamblers may be coming to an end. “It’s kind of what Vegas is known for,” Scott Roeben, founder of Vital Vegas, tells KTNV. But in recent months, two of the biggest casino owners…

Trump Would Speak to League Commissioners about Sports Betting

Hours before the Super Bowl on Sunday, President Trump was interviewed by longtime TV and radio personality Jim Gray on a variety of topics – including sports betting. Gray referred to a recent American Gaming Association recent analysis on the volume of sports betting on the big game. “You know quite a bit, as a…

Prelim Schedule released for SCOOP 2017

The global online cardroom and casino PokerStars has announced the preliminary schedule for its Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) and has guaranteed the series for a total of $55 million USD in prize winnings. This year’s SCOOP is the biggest and longest, running across 3 weeks from 30th April to 23rd May. With a total of…

Castle Builder II: A New Generation of Casino Games

There is one thing in common in every New Zealand pokie site, Canadian gaming venue, and European online casino: they add new games to their libraries with regularity. The games they release month after month are usually slot machines that may become boring after a while: they have different looks and different bonuses but under…

British Players Get £700 Bonus at UK Casino Club

Claim your £700 Bonus Now! It’s time that British players got the bonus they deserved! That’s why our friends at UK Casino Club are giving them a £700 Bonus! Enjoy over 500 online casino games such as video poker, roulette, blackjack and slots with progressive jackpots! UK Casino Club is powered by Microgaming software and…

Bellagio Fire Sweep Through Roof of Shops

Clark County Fire is investigating a fire that broke out on the Bellagio Hotel’s roof Thursday night.

The initial call came in shortly after 10 p.m. when the alarm system inside the fire control room went off inside the hotel. Due to how quickly the fire was burning, a second alarm was called in.

Fire officials say 12 firefighters battled the blaze on the roof and were able to contain it in a little more than hour.

As crews battled the blaze, Flamingo Road at Las Vegas Boulevard was shutdown in both directions.

Clark County Fire says the fire may have started in the decorative styrofoam. The damage is about 30 to 40 feet above the retail shops which were closed at the time of the fire.

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How Online Sports Bookies Earn Residual Income

By 24-7 Bookie Although bookmaking has an unfounded reputation of being shady, it’s as legitimate as any other service-based job. Waiters take orders. Bookmakers accept wagers. Most of the time the bookmaker’s goal on any given sporting event is to make money from the service charge they apply to every wager. Called the juice or…

Just a few days to the Grand National

The Grand National is without a doubt the sports event everyone is waiting for in the United Kingdom. It´s also a few great days to gamble, since the festival includes a few more races aside of the main event, that will take place on Saturday 8th of April, only a few days from now. In…

Australian Online Casinos for Aussie Players

If you live in Australia, the recent news headlines may have you thinking that you’re out of luck when it comes to Australian Online Casinos. The truth is, however, that there is nothing to stop Aussies from visiting real money online casinos. The law wasn’t written to prevent them from playing! The recent legal changes…

Why You Should Play Slots Online in the UK

There are reasons to play slots in brick and mortar casinos as well as online casinos. In this article we’re going to look at the reasons why you should play slots online in the UK rather than traditional brick and mortar establishments. Game Selection The majority of casinos have no shortage of slot machines on…