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  • Betting on the World Cup Wall Street-style Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 10:39 AM ET
    Edinson Cavani (L) of Uruguay vies for the ball with Hugo Campagnaro of Argentina during a match between Uruguay and Argentina as part of the 18th round of the South American Qualifiers for the FIFA's World Cup Brazil 2014.

    Wall Street guys will bet on ANYTHING. Ex-trader Raj Mahal offers this guide to betting on the World Cup Wall Street-style.

  • Slot machine maker eyes the sale lever Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 6:10 PM ET

    International Game Technology decided to seek a buyer after company stock plummeted.

  • CNBC's Robert Frank says horse California Chrome was bred for $10,000, but what matters more for the value of horses is its blood line, and his isn't great.

  • Triple Crown stock bets     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 2:56 PM ET

    What stocks investors should bet on ahead of this weekend's Triple Crown horse race, with Ted Parrish, Henssler Finance, and Sandy Villere, Villere & Co.

  • Belmont boss says racing needs millennials     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    More than 100,000 visitors are expected at this weekend's Triple Crown horse race. CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at this weekend's race, as well as the state of the racing industry.

  • Betting on Chrome     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 1:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the odds are overwhelmingly in California Chrome's favor at this year's Triple Crown.

  • NEW YORK, June 4- An Australian man avoided prison when he was sentenced on Wednesday in New York for illegally processing gambling proceeds through U.S. banks for several major Internet betting sites. District Judge Lewis Kaplan in Manhattan imposed a sentence of time served and a $13 million forfeiture on Wednesday.

  • Traders bet on casino stocks     Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Big American casino stocks with the most exposure to Macau are getting hammered, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu. The FMHR traders share their view of these stocks.

  • TOKYO, June 3- Japan's parliament will likely start discussing next week a bill to legalise casino gambling although proponents may hold off voting until the autumn in a strategic move to prevent opponents from killing it, a key supporter of the bill said on Tuesday.

  • You know Mickelson and Icahn. Here's Billy Walters Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 2:27 PM ET
    The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating possible insider trading involving Las Vegas developer and gambler Bill Walters, seen here, investor Carl Icahn, and golfer Phil Mickelson.

    The gambler's sports empire has earned him "tens of millions, if not hundreds of millions, of dollars," one rival says.

  • TOKYO/ SINGAPORE May 30- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said casino resorts could become a pillar of his country's future economic growth as he toured Singapore's two lavish gaming venues on Friday. Abe, who until now has remained silent on the issue of casinos, gave a strong endorsement to legislation that would legalise casino gambling in Japan.

  • TOKYO/ SINGAPORE May 30- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe toured Singapore's two lavish casino resorts on Friday as his country considers allowing casino gambling to boost tourism and attract investment.

  • Japan, home to 128 million people and the world's third largest economy, is widely seen as a prize market for casino operators due to its affluent population and close proximity to wealthy Asian gamblers in the region.

  • *Far East Consortium/ Chow Tai Fook, state-owned Greenland shortlisted bidders. SYDNEY, May 28- Some of China's biggest property developers will compete against Australian gaming giants for casino licences in Queensland, boosting the government's plans to turn the popular tourist destination into a haven for big-spending Chinese gamblers.

  • SYDNEY, May 28- Some of China's biggest property developers will compete against Australian gaming giants for casino licences in Queensland, boosting the government's plans to turn the popular tourist destination into a haven for big-spending Chinese gamblers.

  • Sorry Michigan, you can't block casino: Top Court Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 12:14 PM ET
    The U.S. Supreme Court building.

    The Supreme Court said Michigan can't block the opening of an American Indian casino after the state said the tribe opened it illegally in 2010.

  • BUENOS AIRES, May 22- Argentina has won the "geological lottery" with its 1,000- foot-thick Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas field in Patagonia, a spokesman for Chevron said on Thursday, as the U.S. energy giant increases its investments in the country. "The shale play in Argentina is unique because of the rock.

  • Casino group pulls support for online gambling Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    Despite congressional testimony in favor of online gambling, the group representing U.S. casinos has withdrawn its support for the practice.

  • Ex-Deloitte casino auditor settles gaming charges Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 5:57 PM ET

    A former chief risk officer for Deloitte & Touche agreed to settle civil charges on Tuesday alleging he violated rules governing auditor independence.

  • *Dragging out debate would be missed opportunity for Japan- MGM CEO. TOKYO, May 15- Japan may not be able to pass a bill in the current parliament session, which ends next month, that would pave the way to legalising casino gambling, two lawmakers said on Thursday.