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Twins share their experiences of addiction and recovery during Summerside drug awareness forum - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Gambling Addiction - 11 hours 32 min ago
Twins share their experiences of addiction and recovery during Summerside drug awareness forum  TheChronicleHerald.ca

Gripping her notes in one hand she took the offered microphone with the other. She smiled nervously at the sea of faces watching her expectantly. “This is my ...

Colorado lawmakers consider sports gambling bill - FOX 31 Denver

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-04-19 21:26
Colorado lawmakers consider sports gambling bill  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- A new bill introduced to the Colorado House this week which would legalize sports gambling at casinos. “We know that people are betting illegally ...

Legalizing Sports Betting: A Common-Sense Move or a Boon for Gambling Interests In N.H.? - New Hampshire Public Radio

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-04-19 13:54
Legalizing Sports Betting: A Common-Sense Move or a Boon for Gambling Interests In N.H.?  New Hampshire Public Radio

It's now legal for all states to allow sports betting, after a 2018 U.S. Supreme Court ruling, and it looks as though New Hampshire is likely to go this.

The American Left Is Right About Scandinavian Socialism - Foreign Policy

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-04-19 11:31
The American Left Is Right About Scandinavian Socialism  Foreign Policy

According to Oxfam, the world's 26 richest people currently have the same amount of wealth as the poorest 3.8 billion—down from 61 people in 2016. As the rich ...

New York Readies for Long Overdue Gambling Addiction Survey - Best Casinos Canada

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-04-19 03:28
New York Readies for Long Overdue Gambling Addiction Survey  Best Casinos Canada

Gambling addiction and the devastating impact it has on players' lives is a concerning issue that demands attention and efforts. The New York State Office of ...

Japan looks to fight gambling addiction ahead of casino openings - Kyodo News Plus

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 22:21
Japan looks to fight gambling addiction ahead of casino openings  Kyodo News Plus

Cabinet approves plan to limit customers' access and ban the installation of cash machines at betting establishments, as government tries to curtail problem ...

Shorten's Good Friday with the Salvos - The Australian

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 21:03
Shorten's Good Friday with the Salvos  The Australian

Bill Shorten handed out hot cross buns and food to people doing it tough at a Salvation Army cafe on Good Friday as he took a slight break from campaigning.

Colorado sports betting bill introduced late in session - The Denver Channel

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 20:34
Colorado sports betting bill introduced late in session  The Denver Channel

Some Colorado lawmakers want to ask voters in November whether sports betting should be legal in the state.

Pitfalls of relying too much on luck of the draw - Letters - The Star Online

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 19:21
Pitfalls of relying too much on luck of the draw - Letters  The Star Online

THERE is a Chinese adage that says, “no matter how high a mountain, there is another one higher.” Sometimes we think we are smart and invincible, and that is ...

Colorado sports betting bill introduced late in session - Associated Press

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 18:01
Colorado sports betting bill introduced late in session  Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — Some Colorado lawmakers want to ask voters in November whether sports betting should be legal in the state. Democratic House Majority ...

Tennessee Rep Refers To Sports Betting Addiction As ‘Slavery’ During Committee Hearing - Legal Sports Report

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 17:24
Tennessee Rep Refers To Sports Betting Addiction As ‘Slavery’ During Committee Hearing  Legal Sports Report

Discussion of the TN sports betting bill took an uncomfortable turn in committee when Rep. Andy Holt questioned HB 1 sponsor Rep. Rick Staples. During 15 ...

New York to examine gambling addiction needs - Times Union

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 13:32
New York to examine gambling addiction needs  Times Union

ALBANY - State officials are preparing to mount their first comprehensive review in more than a decade of the prevalence of problem gambling in New York.

A Trader’s View On How The NCAA Should Approach Legal Sports Betting - Legal Sports Report

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 12:20
A Trader’s View On How The NCAA Should Approach Legal Sports Betting  Legal Sports Report

Ahead of his appearance at Betting on Sports America, Benjie Cherniak, Managing Director of Don Best Sports, Scientific Games' U.S. managed trading *service*, ...

Setting Limits to Stop the Gambling Epidemic - UConn Today

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 06:04
Setting Limits to Stop the Gambling Epidemic  UConn Today

UConn Today sat down with UConn School of Medicine's Thomas F. Babor, addiction researcher and professor in the Department of Community Medicine.

Cyprus Betting Regulators Ask for €1 Million to Fight Gambling Addiction - Tunf.com News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 04:21
Cyprus Betting Regulators Ask for €1 Million to Fight Gambling Addiction  Tunf.com News

The Cyprus National Betting Authority lobbied the parliament for a €1 million budget in order to fight against gambling addiction amongst the country's youth ...

An intriguing new adaptation of Chekhov's “Three Sisters” - The Economist

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 03:47
An intriguing new adaptation of Chekhov's “Three Sisters”  The Economist

IN THE third act of “Three Sisters” Ivan Chebutykin, a bumbling old doctor, drunkenly knocks over a clock, smashing it to bits. In Anton Chekhov's plays no prop is ...

Irish minister calls for problem gambling to be treated as a public health issue - SBC News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 02:20
Irish minister calls for problem gambling to be treated as a public health issue  SBC News

Irish Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality, David Stanton, has suggested that problem gambling should be treated as a public health issue, ...

Screened out: The Spanish teens hooked on technology - EL PAIS

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-04-18 00:41
Screened out: The Spanish teens hooked on technology  EL PAIS

They call it non-substance addiction. For Adrián, a 14-year-old from the southern Spanish city of Cádiz, it started in the summer. Almost without realizing it, ...

NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: Legalizing betting on sports isn't a good decision for Indiana - News Sentinel

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-04-17 22:16
NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: Legalizing betting on sports isn't a good decision for Indiana  News Sentinel

Hoping that legalized sports wagering will be a significant benefit for the state of Indiana is a bad bet. Senate Bill 552 would allow wagering on sports on th.