New York Outlaws Daily Fantasy Sports; Locals Hope California Isn't NextNew York's attorney general on Tuesday ordered the daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel to stop accepting bets in the state, saying their operations amount to illegal gambling.
New Computer Virus All But Assures Online Poker Cheats Are In The Cards"I played a lot of online, and I cashed out once in a span of two years. once! So obviously there's something going on," said Jack Maleeh.
Murrieta Cyber Cafe Raided For Running Alleged Illegal Gambling OperationPolice on Friday raided a Murrieta cyber cafe, seizing computers that authorities said were used to run an illegal casino-style gambling operation.
Initiative To Allow Lotto Ticket Purchases At Gas Pumps Raises Gambling ConcernsWhile it soon may be possible to purchase lottery tickets directly from gas pumps at participating stations, not everyone is excited about the possibility of this "pay-and-play" prospect while filling up.
18 Indicted In Illegal Online Gambling RingEighteen alleged members of an violent gambling ring have been charged with operating an illegal Internet and telephone gambling business, authorities said Wednesday.
District Attorney Charges Three Business Owners With Running Gambling OperationsSan Bernardino County prosecutors say some local Internet cafes were actually fronts for illegal gambling operations.
'Girls Gone Wild' Files For Bankruptcy The company behind the "Girls Gone Wild" videos has filed for bankruptcy in Los Angeles to protect itself from more than $16 million in disputed debts and judgements, including over $10 million owed to Las Vegas mogul Steve Wynn, in papers obtained Thursday.
Ex-Mayor Apologizes For Spending $2M In Charity Funds On Video Poker A former San Diego mayor and widow of a fast food mogul has pleaded not guilty for spending over $2 million from her late husband's charitable foundation on her gambling addiction.
Opinion: Why Is China's Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.
Feds Seize Gambling Site Bodog, Indict Founder The sports gambling site Bodog was shut down and four Canadians indicted, including founder Calvin Ayre, for illegal gambling that generated more than $100 million in winnings, federal prosecutors announced Tuesday.
3 Family Members Arrested For Allegedly Staging Cockfights In Jurupa ValleyDeputies arrested a Jurupa Valley man, his brother and his son on suspicion of animal cruelty and illegal gambling after finding evidence of cockfighting at the man's residence, according to a sheriff's department spokesman.
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