22 March 2011Iowan Governor Weighs in on Online Gambling Bill
As the Iowa bill to legalize online gambling within their state goes from a Senate committee to the floor to be possibly voted on, Governor Terry Branstad was asked Monday what he stance is on the bill. It seems he has taken a page from New Jersey’s Governor Christies play book and is playing it right down the middle, for now. At a news conference, Branstad said;Read full article
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18 March 2011Omni Casino Pays $1,000 Double Royals This Friday and Saturday.
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18 March 2011Battle of the Forums Freeroll Slot Tournament - Slot Players Welcome!
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18 March 2011Affiliate Marketing Tax: Unfair or Unconstitutional?
Illinois’ House Bill 3659, known by its more marketable name, “The Mainstreet Fairness Bill“, has was signed into action last week by Governor Pat Quinn. As stated in a press release from the Illoiness Government News Network (IGNN), this particular bill, “will require all online retailers who contract with an “affiliate” in Illinois to collect sales tax on customer purchases and remit it to the Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR).”Read full article
18 March 2011U.S. Online Gambling Legislation Introduced
The Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act was introduced in the House yesterday. This bill is identical to the one that Congress Barney Frank got passed out of the House Financial Services Committee last summer but never got to the House for debate with one difference. This one was introduced by California Republican Congressman John Campbell.Read full article
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17 March 2011Celebrate St. Pat with a Ticket to the Irish Open Poker Tournament.
With buy-ins as low as $1.10, the Irish Open Satellite tournaments make celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a game of online poker an easy choice. Some would say it is a win-win situation, especially if you, well, win and win. The last day to claim a seat in the Irish Open Live Poker Tournament is on March 27th, 2011.Read full article
16 March 2011Go Green and Win Gold at Bingo Gala Today
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16 March 2011Omni Casino Hosts "Get Irish Lucky" Slot Tournament
A huge $5000 slot tournament prize pool is up for grabs starting today, March 17th, at Omni Casino. From now until March 31, 2011, players can participate in a festive St. Patrick’s Day themed slot tournament that is packed with options and, of course, green! The Irish Luck Slot Tournament will be set up just like the popular Big Chill Tournament in that players will be grouped onto leaderboards that represent their particular betting comfort zone.Read full article
16 March 2011TwinSpires Horse Racing Betting - $100 Sign-up Bonus!
TwinSpires offers a $100 signup bonus to online horse racing bettors, plus free wagering services, a complete list of available tracks, free enrollment in the Twin Spires Club and more! TwinSpires lists more than 250 horse tracks from around the globe, shows more than 20 horse races to bet on during weekdays and more than 30 on weekends. How does TwinSpires get all its information? Because Twin Spires is the official online horse wagering site of Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby.Read full article
16 March 2011Big Opposition to Nevada Online Gambling Bill
As expected, some pretty big opposition has stepped forward to try and defeat the Nevada online gambling bill that is now trying to make its way through the Nevada Congress. Some of the biggest and most powerful casino companies have lined up against the bill which now looks to go in the direction of all the other recent attempts, defeated or just loss in debate.MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment Corp. have come out against the proposal.Read full article
16 March 2011Free Cash Up For Grabs at Virgin Poker
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16 March 2011Microgaming Goes Up in Flames; Introduces Extreme Heat Slots
Microgaming cranks up the heat with its new Retro Reels Extreme Heat slots. With 5 reels, 30 paylines, and double-payout, retriggering free spins, this Retro Reels sequel is so hot, it smokes. Our Retro Reels Extreme Heat slots review will cover the details of the wagering options (which are plentiful) and the finer points of Extreme Heat pay table (which just may blow you away).Read full article
16 March 2011Casinos Go Green This St. Patrick's Day
If the “go green” fever hasn’t hit you yet, you’re about to get run over by a hybrid truck driven by a sweaty leprechaun. Of course, when you “go green” at any online casino, bingo hall, or poker room, you really “go gold” as the deposit bonuses, BBs, free tournaments, and general atmosphere is generous, gregarious, and without any of the pinching you might have gotten in grades school when you forgot to get into the spirit of the Irish holiday.Read full article
15 March 2011Fortune of the Pharaohs 3D Slots - Played at Rival Casinos!
Fortune of the Pharaohs 3D slots are a 5-reel, 20-line video slot game, with four scatters, two bonus features, free spins, a stacked wild and a whole lot of mummified 3-D action! Fortune of the Pharaohs slot game is another addition to the new 3D slots at Rival casinos, which now have a total of eight 3D slot games. These latest new 3D slots can be found on our new slots page and you can read the full Fortune of the Pharaohs slot review to find out how all of its scatter symbols work.Read full article
15 March 2011Rival launches new 3D action blockbuster: Beretta's Vendetta Online Slots
Spin a little Die Hard onto your reels this spring with Beretta’s Vendetta, the newest 5-reel, 20-payline slot from Rival Gaming. The summer blockbuster season may still be months away, but Rival has all the high-speed, bomb-disarming, dramatic action right here and now.Read full article
15 March 2011TwinSpires Spurs Growth of Churchill Down
Churchill Downs, the race track and gambling company based in Louisville released its fourth quarter results today and showed that it is shifting away from horseracing and there online gambling site Is leading the way.Though results for the quarter were a net loss but it was sufficiently smaller than the same quarter year to date. Net earnings were down for the year by 3% and earnings from racing operations were flat for the year. The growth came from TwinSpires.Read full article
14 March 2011One Day Left to Qualify for the GC Exlcusive Slots Tourney
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14 March 2011Play Blackjack for Cash this Weekend at CAIGAMES
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14 March 2011Beretta's Vendetta 3D Slots - Play them at Rival Casinos!
Beretta’s Vendetta 3D slots went live just before the weekend, with 5-reels, 20-lines, bonus games, free spins and a stacked wild, appearing at Rival Casinos! Beretta’s Vendetta slots aren’t the only new 3D slot that came out, Fortune of the Pharaohs was another one and we’ll explain what they’re like later on.Read full article
13 March 2011New From Microgaming: Party Island Slots
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11 March 2011Nevada Trying to Regulate U.S. Online Poker
Now it is Nevada’s turn. BDR 41-657 is the name of the bill that was proposed yesterday in the Nevada State Assembly that would legalize online poker. Majority Whip William Horne (D-Las Vegas) introduced the bill which has the support of former Speaker and current lobbyist for PokerStars, Richard Perkins. The bill does have some of the same qualities of the bills in New Jersey, Florida, California and Iowa but with one glaring omission.Read full article
11 March 2011New Microgaming Slots: Asian Beauty Bows In This Month
Out for the March 7th, 2011 release, Asian Beauty slots by Microgaming debuts in many online casinos this week. With five reels and no paylines, this new Microgaming slot is flavored by the East and presents an astounding 40,000-coin jackpot. There’s a reason why online gaming software developers keep going throwing their buckets into the Asian-themed well when it comes to slot design. Online slots players love it.Read full article
10 March 2011Caesars Entertainment and 888 Holding Make Deal
The Nevada Gaming Control Board approved a business relationship between Caesar’s Entertainment Corp. and Cassava Enterprises (Gibraltar) Ltd. and Fordart Ltd.,which are subsidiaries of 888 Holding Company LLC. This is only the second time an approval has been given under the state’s foreign gaming statutes. In 2007 MGM Mirage was approved to conduct its business with Pansy Ho’s company in Macau.Read full article