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Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks makes a catch in the end zone to defeat the Green Bay Packers on a controversial call by the officials at CenturyLink Field on Sept. 24, 2012 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Top Oddsmaker: Blown Call Caused $1 Billion To Change Hands In Sports Betting

A top oddsmaker believes last night’s controversial blown call was worth a billion dollars in sports betting.

09/25/2012

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Huge Improvement In Gaming Numbers

Nevada recorded its second $1 billion gaming revenue month of 2012 during July.

09/10/2012

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Professional Gambler Headed To Court

A lawsuit filed by Las Vegas sports betting giant Bill Walters claims people are being tricked into thinking they’re buying betting advice from him.

08/31/2012

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Interactive Gambling Expands In Nevada

Nevada gambling regulators have approved three companies’ plans to participate in Internet poker sites accessible only within state boundaries, although the sites themselves have a few hurdles to clear.

08/23/2012

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Casino Revenue Slips In June

State officials say Nevada casino revenue dropped 6 percent in the month of June after bringing in $833 million.

08/09/2012

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/Getty Images)

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.

07/20/2012

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Caesars Fined In Underage Gambling Case

Caesars Entertainment has agreed to pay a 100-thousand-dollar fine for underage gambling and drinking at four of its casinos.

07/19/2012

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Nevada Approves Nation’s First Interactive Gambling Licenses

In a step that clears the way for online poker within state lines…

06/22/2012

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Nevada Casino Revenue Jumps 18 Percent In January

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada casinos took in more than $1 billion in gambling revenue in January, posting an 18.4 percent increase over the same month a year earlier largely because of gamblers on […]

03/08/2012

Actors David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris (L) arrive at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter at Sunset Tower on February 26, 2012 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Neil Patrick Harris’ Infant Child Caught At Slot Machines

A family vacation almost turned sour for actor Neil Patrick Harris, after a casino threatened to slap him and partner-slash-fellow-actor David Burkta with a $10,000 fine for allowing one of their twins near the slot machines.

03/02/2012

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