Tribal Conference to Address Online Gambling

Indian tribes are expected to play key roles in online gambling schemes throughout various states and will hold a conference in June to discuss the issue. Scheduled under the theme of No Tribe Left Behind, the native American news website Pechanga.net has partnered with the Spectrum Gaming Group to co-present a conference set for June…

Inaugural World Series of Poker Asia Pacific Underway In Australia

For the first time in the 44-year history of the World Series of Poker, official WSOP gold bracelets will be awarded outside of the United States or Europe. The inaugural World Series of Poker Asia Pacific tournament series has gotten underway this Thursday at the Crown Melbourne Casino in Australia with the first of five…

Las Vegas: Artist to create gown as Cosmo designer in residence

An artist-in-residence program underway through April 21 at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas allows visitors to see women’s apparel created without a single swatch of fabric. Designer Jennifer Henry will be showcasing the clothing that she describes as “alternative material couture” inside the resort’s P3 Studio. Live models and mannequins will be wearing her one-of-a-kind…

Offseason QB carousel’s fantasy football fallout

The Arizona Cardinals weren’t going to pay Kolb a roster bonus of $2 million last month, so they cut him loose and, in a manner of speaking, paved the way for this bit of merry-go-rounding. The Bills decided to bring in Kolb and have him compete with Tarvaris Jackson for their starting QB job. Speculation…

Gambling Definitions Could Affect Horse Racing Tracks

The wording of a definition in Indiana‘s gambling regulations is playing a key role in the debate over whether to allow full-fledged casinos at horse-racing tracks. Hoosier Park and Indiana Grand already have blackjack and roulette, even though the law grants them only slot machines. What they have are electronic versions, with a video dealer…