7 Heartbreaking Cases Of Horses That Have Been Euthanised After Racing At The Melbourne Cup
Think twice before you spend your money at the races.
This Labour Competition To Meet Jeremy Corbyn Appears To Breach Gambling Laws
The contest asks party members to donate money in order to win a chance to meet the leader at Labour's annual conference.
Two NYPD Officers Busted For Gambling And Prostitution Have A History Of Misconduct, Records Show
Two of the seven officers arrested Wednesday have been docked vacation days in the past after allegations of serious misconduct, secret files exclusively revealed by BuzzFeed News show.
Here's Why Some People Think Loot Boxes In Video Games Should Be Classed As Gambling
But game developers argue they are needed to keep up with the increasing cost of making games.
Go Wild In Vegas And We'll Give You A Party Movie To Watch
The party has arrived!
888 Is In Trouble For An Ad Showing A "Depressed" Man Gambling To Pay For His Wife’s Cancer Treatment
Online betting firm 888.com, which was last week issued a record fine by the Gambling Commission, has been found to have engaged in "irresponsible" advertising.
The Second-Largest Powerball In US History Was Won By One Woman In Massachusetts
"I'm going to retire early."
A Gambling Company Handed Out Jelly Beans Covered With Betting Ads
...and they landed right in the hands of the NSW Greens gambling spokesperson.
14 Fantasy Football Confessions
"I just wanna throw sh*t"
This Material Is So Black You Can't See It
“It is often described as the closest thing to a black hole humans will ever see.”
People See The World's Blackest Material And Lose Their Damn Minds
“It looks like a rip in space.”
Poker Cheat Who Scammed Players Out Of £60,000 Jailed
The 57-year-old fraudster used sleight of hand and some sandpaper to dupe his opponents.
Match-Fixers Targeted Half My Players, Says Tennis Manager
Claims world tennis authorities did not respond to rampant corruption.
Tennis Covered Up For 95 Gamblers, Says Family of Suspended Player
The sport's governing bodies have been accused of burying a list of 100 players caught gambling on tennis and scapegoating only five of them.
Paddy Power Admits It Encouraged A Gambling Addict To Keep Betting
The bookmaker has admitted it encouraged a man with a "serious" addiction to keep placing bets he couldn't afford.
Tennis Authorities Warned About 73 Suspicious Matches Last Year
There were three times as many suspicious match alerts in tennis last year than in all other sports combined, a report obtained by BuzzFeed News has revealed.
This Map Shows Where New Yorkers Buy The Most Lottery Tickets
All it took was a few sunny days — or some Mets wins — to make supposedly savvy New Yorkers start betting on the lottery, statisticians report.
The Tennis Racket
Betting worth billions. Elite players. Violent threats. Covert messages with Sicilian gamblers. And suspicious matches at Wimbledon. Leaked files expose match-fixing evidence that tennis authorities have kept secret for years.
12 Things You Need To Know About Entering The US Powerball In Australia
But there's a few things you should know before you take a punt.
FanDuel And DraftKings Fight Back After Illinois Attorney General Deems Games Illegal "Gambling"
The decision on Wednesday made Illinois the third state to shut down daily fantasy sports sites after deeming them to be games of gambling, not skill.
FanDuel And DraftKings Can Do Business In New York Again After Being Told They Couldn't
The New York Attorney General has called daily fantasy sports "gambling."
New York Attorney General Orders Fantasy Sports Sites To Cease Operations
The cease-and-desist order was a huge blow for DraftKings and FanDuel, which are accused of being illegal gambling sites under New York law.
FBI, Justice Department Investigating Daily Fantasy Sports Sites
Federal investigators reportedly have asked players whether fantasy sports site employees "passed along proprietary information" or "preyed on players in contests."
New York Launches Insider Trading Investigation Into Fantasy Sports Sites
New York's attorney general has opened an investigation into DraftKings and FanDuel, the two most popular fantasy sports websites, after employees allegedly used insider information to profit.
Casinos Keep New York School Money
When slot machines were legalized 14 years ago for the New York Lottery, they were supposed to pay the vast majority of their profits to education. Today they pay less than half.
Everyone's Upset At This Betting Company's Awful Tweet
"Delete your account, dissolve your company and take a vow of silence."
26 Questions We Have For Casino Workers
Do people actually get peed on?
With $18 Billion In Debt, Caesars Casino Operator Files For Bankruptcy
A unit that operates more than 50 Caesars hotels and casinos has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Chicago. A number of hedge funds are crying foul and demanding an investigation into what went wrong.
FBI Agents Allegedly Dressed Up As Internet Technicians To Catch An Illegal Gambling Ring
Court documents allege the Federal Bureau of Investigation had Caesar’s Palace employees shut off an internet connection so that its agents could dress up as technicians and gain access to several rooms. A professional poker player and an alleged World Cup betting ring.
Indian Engineer Sentenced To Death In U.S. For Murdering A Baby And Her Grandmother
Raghunandan Yandamuri committed the murders during a botched kidnapping in Pennsylvania in 2012.
Trump Entertainment Resorts Files For Bankruptcy
The Donald Trump-founded company adds to growing list of casinos closing in New Jersey.
Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About March Madness In 80 Seconds
Brackets are VERY big business.
Become A Millionaire Playing Fantasy Football
DraftStreet, the fantasy sports website that allows for daily and weekly instead of full-season play, will bring 40 players to Las Vegas to compete in a tournament with a $1 million grand prize, the largest single guaranteed award in fantasy sports history.
Who The Hell Bets On The Super Bowl Coin Toss?
Everybody... Gamblers gonna gamble.
Intrade Shuts Doors To Americans
The online futures site, popular during the presidential campaign, shuts its doors in response to a federal lawsuit.