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Why We Let Social Media Hurt Us - August 24, 2019 - OZY

Gambling Addiction - 16 hours 33 min ago
Why We Let Social Media Hurt Us - August 24, 2019  OZY

Welcome to the “conditioning zone.” That's where addicted gamblers endlessly feed cash into slot machines in hopes of a reward that when it comes, usually...

Gambling and football: a relationship under scrutiny - Financial Times

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-08-23 16:00
Gambling and football: a relationship under scrutiny  Financial Times

Shirt sponsorship deals reignite debate over close ties between betting groups and clubs.

Yokohama announces bid to host resort featuring casino - The Japan News

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-08-23 07:03
Yokohama announces bid to host resort featuring casino  The Japan News

YOKOHAMA (Jiji Press) — The Yokohama city government on Thursday announced its bid to host a casino-featuring integrated resort in the city, aiming to open ...

'Criminal gang member' jailed for €36k of cocaine in Laois - Leinster Express

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-08-23 04:01
'Criminal gang member' jailed for €36k of cocaine in Laois  Leinster Express

A suspected “significant high level player in a criminal gang” caught with over €36,000 of cocaine has been given a seven-year prison sentence. At Portlaoise ...

Mixed reaction as Yokohama bets on hosting casino resort?The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-08-23 02:00
Mixed reaction as Yokohama bets on hosting casino resort?The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Yokohama on Aug. 22 officially declared itself a player to land one of the three casino-based resort.

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 23:00
The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media  The Guardian

The long read: Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked?

Yokohama enters race to host Japan casino resort as 4th contender - The Mainichi

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 15:20
Yokohama enters race to host Japan casino resort as 4th contender  The Mainichi

YOKOHAMA (Kyodo) -- The city of Yokohama said Thursday it will seek to host a newly legalized casino resort in Japan, throwing its hat into the intens.

Casinos: Potawatomi Bids For Waukegan Location, Ho-Chunk Waits For Beloit Decision - WUWM

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 13:35
Casinos: Potawatomi Bids For Waukegan Location, Ho-Chunk Waits For Beloit Decision  WUWM

You may see more casinos popping up in Illinois in the next year or two. Gov. J.B. Pritzker recently signed legislation allowing a massive expansion of.

Record numbers treated for gambling addiction last year - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 10:14
Record numbers treated for gambling addiction last year  Newstalk 106-108 fm

The number of people treated for gambling addiction in Ireland reached record levels last year.N...

Draft secondary legislation in respect of Dutch Remote Gambling Act published - Lexology

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 09:22
Draft secondary legislation in respect of Dutch Remote Gambling Act published  Lexology

On 29 February 2019, the new Dutch Remote Games Act was adopted by the Dutch parliament. This law enables online gambling operators to legally operate in ...

Call for budget cuts spurs panel to explore expanding gambling in Ga. - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 07:58
Call for budget cuts spurs panel to explore expanding gambling in Ga.  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When House Speaker David Ralston recently announced a new committee to look for ways to increase sta...

Gambling Aware: 65.4% uplift in the gambling spends per person but growth is slowing - Telemedia Online

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 07:06
Gambling Aware: 65.4% uplift in the gambling spends per person but growth is slowing  Telemedia Online

Research by WinMyDreamHome.com has found that there has been a 7% drop in the number of us that like a flutter since 2014, but despite this, the amount The ...

Gambling Aware: 65.4% uplift in the gambling spends per person but growth is slowing - Telemedia Online

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 07:06
Gambling Aware: 65.4% uplift in the gambling spends per person but growth is slowing  Telemedia Online

Research by WinMyDreamHome.com has found that there has been a 7% drop in the number of us that like a flutter since 2014, but despite this, the amount The ...

Japan's Yokohama says to join race to host newly legalised casino - CNA

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 03:03
Japan's Yokohama says to join race to host newly legalised casino  CNA

TOKYO: Japan's second-largest city, Yokohama, said on Thursday (Aug 22) it would bid to host a casino resort, a newly legalised industry the government hopes ...

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic - Reuters

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 00:06
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic  Reuters

Corrects paragraph 6 and 7 to show that Rank Group owns only casinos, not betting shops, and does not compete with William Hill)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic - Reuters

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 00:06
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic  Reuters

Corrects paragraph 6 and 7 to show that Rank Group owns only casinos, not betting shops, and does not compete with William Hill)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic - Reuters

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 00:06
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic  Reuters

Corrects paragraph 6 and 7 to show that Rank Group owns only casinos, not betting shops, and does not compete with William Hill)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic - Reuters

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 00:06
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic  Reuters

Corrects paragraph 6 and 7 to show that Rank Group owns only casinos, not betting shops, and does not compete with William Hill)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic - Reuters

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 00:06
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic  Reuters

Corrects paragraph 6 and 7 to show that Rank Group owns only casinos, not betting shops, and does not compete with William Hill)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic - Reuters

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-22 00:06
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Casino operator Rank Group profit falls, hurt by weak traffic  Reuters

Corrects paragraph 6 and 7 to show that Rank Group owns only casinos, not betting shops, and does not compete with William Hill)