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Gambling News - Archive 2013-01
Fabulous Freerolls at Rummy Royal

Online gin rummy site, Rummy Royal, is a top provider of online gin rummy gaming options. The site is full of opportunities from tournaments to promotions and free roll options. The free rolls are a very big draw at the site as players are able to enjoy their favorite online rummy variants for absolutely no fee! The site provides four different options which players enjoy on a regular basis! (31/01)

Jackpot Joy Offering Free Bingo Games

Everyone loves to enjoy the free things in life, especially when it comes to gambling options. many online gambling sites will offer free games for players to enjoy, especially online bingo sites. Online bingo sites are a popular form of entertainment and many will offer free games as incentive for players to join or to reward their loyal fans. Jackpot Joy has announced they are offering up free bingo games as a reward to their loyal players. The bingo games are available throughout the day for player enjoyment. (31/01)

Casino Owner Owes Fine After Playing Blackjack

In the state of New Jersey, there is a certain rule that all casino owners must adhere to: no casino owner is allowed to wager within the state lines. The rules clearly state that an owner is not allowed to play at any of the ‘key casino employee licenses’ casinos. However, one casino owner decided to break this rule and now the owner owes a large fine for his actions. (30/01)

Elderly Woman Played By Her Neighbor For Pokie Funds

An elderly woman of New Zealand was duped by a neighbor out of her life savings so the neighbor could enjoy the pokies. The woman, who remains anonymous, lost several thousand dollars after Emma Lee Lamb took money from her to be able to play the pokies. The culprit now sits in jail after attending her sentencing. (30/01)

Maryland Lottery Player Wins Large Lottery Prize

The lottery is a popular past time all across the United States. Players enjoy playing the lottery in the hopes of being the next big winner. Tickets can be inexpensive and a thrill for gamblers. A large lottery win is really exciting and the latest win took place in Maryland in the lovely town of Hagerstown. A lucky man, who remains anonymous, has come forward to claim a large lottery prize worth $575,000. (29/01)

Local Oregon Gambler Earns Large Keno Prize

The game of keno is one that players all across the United States enjoy. The game is easy to play and a good way to pass the time while at dinner or enjoying music at a local bar. Players simply choose a set of numbers and hope their numbers pop up during the drawing. Drawings take place every few minutes so players have many chances to win. Recently, a keno player from Oregon earned over $50,000 while playing the game of keno! (29/01)

Jackpot Capital Hosting Special Party in Honor of Oscars

The 85th annual Academy Awards is going to take place in February and popular online casino Jackpot Capital will be hosting a special party in honor of the yearly awards program. The online casino will be giving away $175,000 during a special leaderboard competition. (28/01)

Cake Poker adds new Dice Game

Online gaming brand Cake is a top provider of online gambling options. The brand provides many different gambling options on both the poker and casino site. The Cake Poker site has many different gambling options, not just poker on offer. The site has announced they now offer a new dice game which adds a new gambling option for players to enjoy. (28/01)

SkyBet Player Earns Large Cash Prize

SkyBet Sports is a top rated online gambling site that players visit on a regular basis to enjoy their favorite gambling options, especially sports betting. Players are able to post bets on their favorite teams and upcoming games and according to the site, one lucky player has now earned a major cash prize thanks to a recent sports wager. (25/01)

Bingo MagiX Offer Free Bingo Games

Bingo MagiX is a favorite online bingo site for many online bingo players. The site offers many different online bingo options from tournaments, special games and incentives. The site is currently offering a special option called Hi-Five and players will be able to play five hours of free online bingo games. (25/01)

Portland Video Poker Player Robbed

All across the United States, gamblers visit their favorite casinos to enjoy their favorite games. Sometimes players win nothing and sometimes players win a ton! When a big win is earned, most players will get a check from the casino to be able to avoid theft or issues with payment. However, some players take cash and they can get in trouble. Many players have been robbed leaving casinos after earning a big cash out. This is exactly what happened in Portland just a short time ago. (24/01)

Mega Fortune Game Pays Off Well to Finnish Gambler

Online gambling is a favorite past time of millions of people all across the globe and all players enjoy the games to have fun but also to try and win a cash prize. Recently, Net Entertainment announced that a Finnish player has won a very large jackpot thanks to the Mega Fortune progressive slot game. The player was able to win €17.8 million! (24/01)

Betluck Joins List of Mahjong Logic Licensees

Mahjong Logic has been at the top of the mahjong game for many years now. The company is a leading provider of peer to peer online mahjong software options and several companies have signed with Mahjong Logic to see the game of mahjong added to their sites. The latest company to partner with Mahjong Logic is Betluck. It was just announced that Betluck will work with the company to provide a market expansion in Japan and China. (23/01)

Maine Casino Asks for Pai Gow Approval

The state of Maine has offered gamblers casino options since 2005. In 2004, the Maine Gambling Control Board was created to oversee the creation of casinos in the state as well as to provide a regulation of sorts. The Gambling Board was recently sent a proposal by one casino in the state for the approval of pai gow poker. (23/01)

California Lottery Thief Turns Himself In

All across the United States, gamblers are playing the lottery. Millions of people play the lottery on a regular basis to hopefully have an opportunity to become an instant millionaire! Players will purchase ticket after ticket to try and be the next big winner. However, some players want to try and win the lottery without purchasing tickets. Time after time, players will steal lottery tickets to try and win without paying for the ticket. The latest instance of this taking place comes out of California. (22/01)

Foxy Bingo and Super League Partner Up

Foxy Bingo is a subsidiary of digital entertainment plc, and the group recently announced that they have signed Super League as a bingo partner for a several year deal. Foxy Bingo already has Manchester United and Real Madrid in their sponsorship portfolio and they now can add yet another to the mix. (22/01)

New Slot Game Released by Red Flush Casino

Red Flush Casino is a top provider of online casino games and they are constantly providing players with new options for online game play. The casino recently announced that they are offering a new slot game titled The Finer Reels of Life. The new game is a video slot and was created by the top gaming provider Microgaming. (21/01)

New Social Poker Application Launches with Tony G

Hall of Hands is a new application that is available online that offers players an opportunity to enjoy a replay of online poker game play. The Hall of Hands has signed a deal with Tony G, a top rated poker pro, to serve as the brand official spokesperson. Tony G will be choosing and commenting on the favorite online hands off the weed with reenactments. (21/01)

Gala Bingo Rejoins Bingo Association to Fight Bingo Tax

Bingo operator, Gala Bingo, has announced they have now rejoined the Bingo Association after close to five years so they can fight what they are calling ‘inequitable’ tax system which is on the game of bingo. Bingo operators already pay twenty percent of their gross profit tax rate and other gambling operators pay a lower rate of fifteen percent. (18/01)

Dream Run Slot Released at Intertops Casino

Intertops Casino is a top online casino that offers players a wide variety of gambling options. The casino covers the spectrum when it comes to casino games from slots to table gaming options. Players will find anything and everything they are looking for at this online casino. The casino recently announced they are offering a new slot game for players to enjoy. Dream Run has now been released and players have yet another slot game to enjoy at the online casino. (18/01)

Racing Club Employee steals from Employer to Fund Pokie Habit

All across the globe, businesses have employees that they trust to handle finances of the company. It is important for every company to have a trusted employee as their accounts manager. However this is not always the case as sometimes, those in charge of finances can make the wrong decisions. Janet Anne Flowers is one such employee. Flowers was an employee of the Brisbane Greyhound Racing Club as the bookkeeper and made the wrong decision, stealing $250,000 and blowing it on the pokies. (17/01)

Live Dealer Gaming on the Rise

Live dealer gaming is an option for online gamblers that is steadily on the rise. The option has only been available for a few years now, but in that time, live dealer gaming has continued to increase in popularity. Players love having the option of playing games with live dealers from the comfort of their own home. players get the thrill of playing their favorite games in a ‘real’ like setting for the low price of staying home and avoiding travel. (17/01)

Shane Van Boening Wins First Big Event of the New Year

Shane Van Boening is a top billiard player who has won many billiard tournaments in the past and he has now earned his first win of the New Year. Boening won the Turning Stone Classic XXX, taking home the first place prize of $8,000. The event was a $25,000 added affair and the Turning Stone Resort and Casino located in Verona, NY hosted the event. (16/01)

Higgins Hits Quarterfinal After Defeating Ali Carter

John Higgins faced Ali Carter just yesterday in the Masters Snooker 2013 and it as Higgins who emerged victorious. The event is running from the 13th to the 20th and sessions kicked off just yesterday. After Higgins win of 6-3, he will now move on to the quarter final rounds. (16/01)

Connecticut Officials Searching for Lottery Thief

The lottery is a popular past time for residents of many states across the US. Players enjoy purchasing lottery tickets and hope that they will be the next big winner. Some players play the same numbers and purchase just one lottery ticket while others will purchase several at one time. There really is no strategy, just the luck of the draw, but many will say their strategy works. In Connecticut recently, one man had a very unique strategy. He decided that stealing lottery tickets was the way to win and is now wanted for taking around 150 tickets from local lottery retailers. (15/01)

Missouri Man Wins Large Keno Prize

The game of keno is a favorite of many residents of the United States as it is readily available in many areas. The game is easily played and provides players with nice jackpots several times an hour. Players can win very large jackpots and the latest large jackpot to be won via the game of Keno in the US comes from Bonne Terre, Missouri. The lucky winner was Danny Gant and he earned just over $60,000! (15/01)

New Slot Games Now Available at All Slots Casino

Slot games are a favorite past time of many online gamblers. Slot games are an easy way for players to enjoy their favorite games as well as earn cash in the process. Slot games are simply fun and require little to know skill. Players can simply spin the reels and watch animated videos that are part of the theme of the games. New slot games are created frequently and the latest online casino to launch new games is All Slots Casino. The online casino has announced that they have now launched three new slot games. The new games are titled The Finer Reels of Life, Tally Ho and Sovereign of the Seven Seas and are available now for player’s enjoyment! (14/01)

Bet365 Bingo Offering Special Big Shop Leaderboard Competition

Online bingo site Bet365 Bingo is a top provider of online bingo options. The site has provided bingo for gamblers for many years and continues to provide top quality bingo gambling options. Bet365 recently announced they are offering a special Big Shop Leaderboard competition that is running now until January 17th. The special contest will see the top 200 players earn a shopping voucher and the top player will earn a voucher worth £500. (14/01)

Americas Cardroom Launches Micro Race Competition

Online poker site, Americas Cardroom is a top provider of online poker games and opportunities. The site recently announced that they are offering players a $5,000 Micro Race Competition. Players will be able to compete in this special race alongside the Online Super Series II. (11/01)

Broncos Hold The Lead With Super Bowl XLVII Odds

After the wildcard playoff games last week, the post season of the National Football League is down to eight remaining teams. The Denver Broncos have made the list as the top choice for earning the win during the February Super Bowl XLVII. Bookmakers have made their picks and players can go ahead and place wagers on the big game! (11/01)

Reel De Luxe Slot Game Launched at FreeSlot

FreeSlot is a great online gambling site that offers a wide selection of casino games where players compete for prizes. players cannot lose any cash, which is a big draw for players. The site recently announced they are offering a new slot game titled Reel De Luxe. The new slot game is a unique gaming option and one of seven where players can earn prizes for absolutely no buy-in. (10/01)

Royal Vegas Casino Rewards Player with Large Jackpot

The New Year brings many changes, as people begin to follow resolutions or break them! Gamblers tend to make resolutions to gamble more and online casino offer special incentives after the New Year to give players added options. One such casino that has seen great traffic numbers this past week is Royal Vegas Casino. The casino is offering several great gaming options and one player is now whole lot richer thanks to the site! (10/01)

VicsBingo Offering Magic Winterland

Online bingo site VicsBingo is currently offering players a great contest opportunity. The Magic Winterland contest is currently running and gives players the opportunity to earn various prizes as well as cash options. players have until the end of the month to compete in the special Magic Winterland option. (09/01)

Pennsylvania Roulette Dealer Pockets Buy-ins

The Sans Casino Resort Bethlehem has reported that a roulette dealer has been accused of taking buy-in money from the roulette games instead of turning the money in. A casino visitor told security at the Sands that he saw the dealer take the money and place it in his pocket instead of turning it in to the drop box. (09/01)

Millionaire Raffle Pays Off for Four Pennsylvania Residents

The lottery in the state of Pennsylvania offers a unique option for those who have purchase tickets. Players have the ability to participate in a Millionaire Raffle to try and win $1 million. Lottery officials have announced that four players have now become millionaires thanks to the special Millionaire Raffle option. (08/01)

Selby Earns Spot in Munich Final

Mark Selby is a top seed snooker player who has now made it safely to the next round of the Munich Finals. Selby recently defeated Kyren Wilson 4-1 to advance to face Mark King later in the day. Selby would defeat King and secure his spot in the finals which will take place in the near future. (08/01)

New Immersive Slot Game Released Based On Aladdin

Technology is constantly evolving and a new slot game has been released at a Florida casino that definitely takes advantage of new technology. A new Aladdin theme slot game was created by WMS Gaming which is located in Illinois. The new game technology is titled Sensory Immersion 2.0 and the new game based on the popular Aladdin storybook can be played at the Mardi Gras Casino as well as the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek in Florida. (07/01)

Heartland Poker Tour Adds More Spots to Final Table

Officials of the Heartland Poker Tour have decided to make an expansion that is sure to have players excited. The tour has decided to upgrade each final on the tour to nine handed play. Players will have more opportunities to make the final table as now three additional players will be earning spots. (07/01)

Maryland Man Wins Large Slot Jackpot

We all dream of winning a large jackpot from a slot machine. It can be difficult but many gamblers will have the thrill of earning a nice jackpot from a slot game, some even hitting the six figure mark! Imagine, however, earning a million dollar prize from a slot game. What about 2 million? 3 million? How about we go as high as four million? Unbelievable right? That is exactly what a Maryland man thought when he won a large jackpot at the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City a few days ago! (04/01)

Gossip Bingo Offering Up Celebrity Makeover

Who wouldn’t love a celebrity makeover? At Gossip Bingo, they understand the draw of a famous celebrity so the online bingo site is offering players an opportunity to win a special celebrity makeover. Five lucky players will earn a three part luxury prize package which is worth over £2,500! (04/01)

7 Cedars Casino Expands Slot Gaming Options

The 7 Cedars Casino, located on the North Olympic Peninsula is now a great deal bigger after a new addition has opened up. The casino has expanded their slot gaming room to offer more gabling options as well as a new restaurant and bar that is elevated. (03/01)

MyPokerSquad Adds Noah Boeken

Noah Boeken is a Dutch poker pro that has done quite well in the past few months, so much so that he has earned himself a spot at MyPokerSquad. The pro is the latest poker pro to join the site as a sponsored pro and will appear next at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure. (03/01)

Titan Sites Offering Special Options for New Players

Online gambling brand Titan Poker as well as Titan Bet are going to be offering players the opportunity to earn free cash if they are new to the sites. Players can earn free vouchers worth up to $20 and can be used on the various gambling games the sites offer. Players who are new to the site will earn three dollars to try the new site at the micro and low stakes tables. Players will also be able to earn seven dollars in entries for the around the clock tournament options. (02/01)

Galway To Host Snooker’s Players Tour Championship Grand Finals in 2013

Galway is a favorite spot for the Players Tour Championship Grand Finals in the sport of snooker and the event is schedule to head to Ireland in 2013. The event will take place in March of 2013 and will see the best of the best in snooker compete for a top prize worth £100,000. (02/01)

Happy New Year!!!!

2012 has come to a close and our staff at would like to wish you a Very Happy New Year!! The New Year is full of possibilities, when it comes to gambling as well as other options in your life! Take the time to enjoy your life and those in it. We will be back tomorrow to offer you the latest in gambling news! (01/01)

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