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  • Under the Radar Stocks: 'Buy' Ancestry.com? Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 3:50 PM ET
    Under the Radar Stocks: 'Buy' Ancestry.com?

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports under the radar stocks investors should keep an eye on.

  • Travel & Leisure Stocks Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 1:50 PM ET
    Travel & Leisure Stocks

    Weighing in on how travel and leisure stocks are faring around the world, with Jake Fuller, Lazard Capital Markets analyst. U.S. travel is strong and European travel is weakening, he says.

  • Winning Gaming Stocks Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 1:45 PM ET
    Winning Gaming Stocks

    CNBC's Brian Shactman breaks down where gamblers are regionally focused.

  • #MegaMillions in 140 Characters or Less Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 7:57 PM ET

    Mega Millions fever took over the nation today, including Twitter, where users shared their thoughts on how they’d spend the $640 million jackpot in 140 characters or less.  Here are a few of our favorites.

  • Mega Millions Jackpot at $500M Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 10:26 AM ET
    Mega Millions Jackpot at $500M

    CNBC's Darren Rovell has the story on whether it would benefit lottery players to try to buy every number combination to win the jackpot.

  • 11 Celebrities Hit by the Taxman Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 4:51 PM ET
    It’s not tax time just yet, but it’s looming uncomfortably on the horizon. The conscientious among us have already filed their tax forms or are in the process of doing so. The rest of us hem, haw and put it off until the last minute.Apart from the punctual and the lackadaisical, another category of taxpayer exists: The taxpayer who, for one reason or another, has failed to accurately disclose all of his or her earnings. Sometimes this is a simple mistake. Sometimes it’s the accountant’s fault. S

    Some celebrities, including Lauryn Hill, fell out of good standing with the IRS, and paid dearly for it. Read ahead to see some of the celebrities who just didn’t get that return in on time.

  • When Wynn Goes ‘Gazetting’ Friday, 2 Mar 2012 | 3:11 PM ET
    Wynn Las Vegas

    Wynn Resorts created a stir Friday morning when it mistakenly sent a regulatory filing to the SEC about a potential land deal for a second resort in Macau

  • Is Caesar's IPO a Bad Bet? Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 5:37 PM ET
    Is Caesar's IPO a Bad Bet?

    David Bain, Sterne Agee gaming analyst, provides insight on Caesar's initial public offering, warning investors to avoid it unless they expect a huge economic turnaround, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Caesar’s Scaled Back IPO Prices At $9.00 a Share Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 5:07 PM ET
    Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    As part of Tuesday’s offering, it will sell only 1.8 million shares to the public – a small 1.4 percent of the company. A select group of co-investors will also be allowed to sell a block of roughly 11 million shares once the stock opens for trading.

  • Obama to Return Major Donations Tied to Fugitive Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 6:26 AM ET
    President Barack Obama makes a statement on his birth certificate at the White House in Washington, DC, on April 27, 2011.

    Two American brothers of a Mexican casino magnate who fled drug and fraud charges in the United States and has been seeking a pardon enabling him to return have emerged as major fund-raisers and donors for President Obama’s re-election campaign, The New York Times reports.

  • Macro Trader Finds Opportunity in Super Bowl XLVI Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 10:08 AM ET
    New England Patriots fans wait in line to pick up their Super Bowl tickets at Gillette Stadium.

    John Netto is putting his own wager on the Big Game, and taking wagers too through his sports-odds making company called Quantitative Sports Strategies run out of Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • CNBC Poll: Would You Bet on the Super Bowl? Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 1:13 PM ET
    Super Bowl, Super Sports, Super Bucks - A CNBC Special Report

    If you want to bet legally on the outcome of Super Bowl, then you better live in Nevada, Delaware, Montana or Oregon.

  • Bet You That ... Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 1:12 PM ET
    Football Coin Toss

    There are now some 350 betting lines, or propositions, on smaller outcomes or scenarios in the Super Bowl, including which player scores first, accounting for half of all money wagered on the game in Las Vegas.

  • Online Gambling Exec Bets on Legalization Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011 | 1:17 PM ET

    As states grapple with shrinking revenues, online gambling  stands to reap a jackpot, an industry executive said on “Fast Money.”

  • Online Gambling Legal Soon? Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011 | 12:41 PM ET
    Online Gambling Legal Soon?

    Should you preparing for a game-changer in online gambling? Richard Branson, chairman of U.S. Digital Gaming, discusses what's next for the space, with the Fast Money team. Robin Farley, gaming analyst at UBS, also weighs in.

  • Athletes With Foreclosed Homes Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:15 PM ET
    The list of athletes who lost huge sums of money after their playing days ended is long. Evander Holyfield may have been fearsome in the ring, but that didn’t stop him from nearly losing his house in 2008. Jose Canseco was a force to be reckoned with when he played baseball in the major league, but after his steroid use was made public the money dried up and he had to resort to reality TV gigs to keep the bills paid.For many athletes who lose their former earning power, it’s not just the paychec

    Many athletes who lost their earning power couldn’t keep up with their mortgage payments and were faced with foreclosure. Click to see the list of athletes with foreclosed homes.

  • Poker Site Ponzi Scheme? Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 2:19 PM ET
    Poker Site Ponzi Scheme?

    CNBC's Darren Rovell has the details on an alleged ponzi scheme that hit the high stakes poker world.

  • Starved Budgets Inspire New Look at Web Gambling Sunday, 14 Aug 2011 | 9:27 AM ET
    Dice on American flag fan

    While the federal government cracks down on Internet gambling, some states and districts are turning to it as a way to fill gaping budget holes.

  • Lightning Round: Cummins, Merck, SunOpta and More Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 7:01 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Powerball lottery tickets held in hand.

    A group of math geniuses and gambling companies have discovered a rare quirk in the Cash WinFall lottery in Massachusetts, according to Boston Globe (via WSJ Idea Market).