BELGRADE, Serbia— The head of Serbia's state lottery resigned on Thursday following allegations of fraud during a live ticket draw this week. The company head, Aleksandar Vulovic, said Thursday that he was stepping down out of "moral obligation. The lottery is very popular in Serbia, a Balkan country with a poor economy and widespread corruption.» Read More
You can now bet on the Derby through an iPhone app, after Apple changed its policy. Derby Games is one of those choices.
After about five years of pooling lottery money, a group of co-workers has finally hit the jackpot. NBC New York reports.
One location at Churchill Downs is reserved only for the most elite: The Mansion. A seat here costs you $13,000 per person.
If you're betting on the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs Racetrack, you better know what you're doing. Here are a few tips.
Las Vegas Sands is taking a hit after weak earnings. Dr. J is a bull and would buy the stock on dips.
The Grand National are taking place this weekend and all eyes are on the lucky horse. Alex Donohue from Ladbrokes, talks about the popular bets for the race and other aspects of the sporting event.
Punters and bookies alike are gearing up for the Grand National on Saturday, with bookmakers estimating some $731 million will be wagered in the U.K. on the day.
Think most fantasy-sports contests are legal? Here's why many may be running afoul of the law, these lawyers say.
Anyone who has dreamed of getting their hands on a lottery jackpot might want to take a deep breath when you hear about this U.K. couple’s luck.
MACAU, March 31- Macau is drafting new construction safety rules, officials said, after several workers died this month at casino sites amid a building boom in the world's largest gambling hub. While the fatality numbers are relatively low, and lag the 16 deaths in industrial accidents in Hong Kong last year, they are relatively rare in Macau, the only place where...
TOKYO, March 30- Prospects for legalizing casino gambling in Japan suffered another blow on Monday as proponents said they would delay a bill allowing "integrated resorts," as the ruling coalition remains divided on the controversial measure. Companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp and MGM Resorts International have been hoping Japan will unlock a casino...
TOKYO, March 30- Prospects for legalising casino gambling in Japan suffered another blow on Monday as proponents said they would delay a bill allowing "integrated resorts", as the ruling coalition remains divided on the controversial measure. Companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp and MGM Resorts International have been hoping Japan will unlock a casino...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., March 26- A bill to create two casino gambling "destination resorts" in south Florida divided the Republican-controlled statehouse on Thursday, with the expansion of craps, slot machines and high-stakes gaming opposed by family-oriented tourist attractions. Proponents argue that Florida is losing billions in tourism revenue to Caribbean...
Sports books report some of the major wins and losses on the opening March Madness games. Millions were blown.
TOKYO/ BILOXI, Mississippi, March 19- Japan's tax authorities have begun a review of how slot machine maker and casino developer Universal Entertainment accounted for $40 million in payments made in 2010 to an associate of the Philippines' top gambling regulator at that time, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. On Wednesday, Universal said in a...
Many Native American tribes are grappling with the idea of growing marijuana on reservation land.
NCAA "March Madness" kicks off today with a lot of money being put behind the games. CNBC's Eric Chemi discusses further.
Ed Feng, who runs the Power Rank sports subscription service, breaks down how the true experts in the game win their tournament pools.
Discussing challenges facing Macau, with the "Fast Money" traders.
HONG KONG, Mar 3- Gambling revenue in Macau, the world's biggest gaming hub, plunged by a record 49 percent in February, as wealthy players shied away from China's only legal casino hub following the economic slowdown and Beijing's crackdown on conspicuous spending. Revenue fell for the ninth consecutive month to 19.5 billion patacas in February, from 38 billion...