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Casino Discovered in Venezuelan Prison

A Venezuelan prison has been found to be operating as a luxury resort for its inmates, complete with a zoo, swimming pool, and even a makeshift casino! The

Five of the most infamous poker and gambling murders

Poker players, and gamblers in general, are statistically more likely to be robbed than the average citizen, but murder rates in cities such as Las Vegas and Atlantic City are far from the top of the list.

$1.73 Billion Powerball Jackpot Finally Won Amid Death Threats Over Record $2.04 Billion Payout

The second largest Powerball in US history has been won in California after weeks without a winning ticket.

SteveWillDolt Admits Betting on Submarine Tragedy

Social media personality SteveWillDolt has admitted to gambling on the recent Oceangate submarine tragedy in which five people lost their lives.

Poker Room Stabber Gets 25 Years

Scott Harmier, a 42-year-old man from Vancouver, Washington, USA,has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for stabbing Last Frontier cardroom last December.

Phil Mickelson Working on His Gambling Addiction

Golfing legend Phil Mickelson has posted a tweet disclosing his intention to stop gambling, admitting that he has crossed the line past moderation into addiction.

Sam Grafton Under Fire for Political Tweet

Sam Grafton is taking flak on X/Twitter over a political tweet apparently showing support for the Hamas attack on Israel earlier today.

The Art of Gambling

Gambling is the act of wagering money or something of value on an event with an uncertain outcome.

Doyle Brunson Day Hosted at US Poker Rooms

On October 2, the poker community is coming together to celebrate the life and legacy of the late Doyle Brunson, a true poker legend.

Illegal Gambling Operation Busted in Atlanta Bar

On September 11, 2023, Gwinnett County police arrested 18 people and are searching for three more suspects after a suspected illegal gambling operation was busted at an Atlanta bar.

How Brighton FC Owner Tony Bloom Used His Poker Skills to Make £1.3 Billion

Tony Bloom, the owner of Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, is a professional poker player nicknamed “The Lizard” and a successful sports bettor who has amassed a fortune of £1.3 billion.

Rounders Turns 25-Years-Old

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the classic poker film Rounders. The film, which stars Matt Damon and Edward Norton, is widely regarded as the greatest poker film of all time.

Chuckles and Controversy: Wesley Fei's Daring Poker Persona Takes Center Stage

During a live stream at Hustler Casino, Wesley Fei may have solidified his reputation as one of poker's daring figures when he openly chuckled at Chris "Luda Chris" Chen.

WSOP Bracelet Winner Rudy Gavaldon Back Behind Bars

Rudy Gavaldon, a WSOP bracelet winner from this summer, is back behind bars after breaking his bail conditions.

The Burmese Garden of Hell Casino

In the Myawaddy village of Shwe Kokko, Myanmar, lies a casino and entertainment complex known as KK Garden. Those who have managed to escape the compound paint a much darker picture, referring to it as the "Garden of Hell".

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