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The Nashville Ledger - The Ledger

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 09:46
The Nashville Ledger  The Ledger

A little bet on a game? What's the harm? For most people, the worst that will happen is losing a few bucks. For others, the little bet starts them down a slippery ...

6 of the Best – EPIC Risk Management’s Paul Buck - SBC News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 07:30
6 of the Best – EPIC Risk Management’s Paul Buck  SBC News

This week's 6 of the Best comes from Paul Buck, CEO of EPIC Risk Management. Continue reading to discover huge hopes for Preston North End, an easy best ...

Suggestions for when the weather ruins your Lake Tahoe beach day - Tahoe Daily Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 06:17
Suggestions for when the weather ruins your Lake Tahoe beach day  Tahoe Daily Tribune

Ah, Memorial Day weekend — a glorious time to hit the beach, get out on the lake and enjoy Tahoe. Many years this assumption is spot on. This year.

Mental health program's success highlights need for services for new Canadians - CBC.ca

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 05:00
Mental health program's success highlights need for services for new Canadians  CBC.ca

A program to help immigrants in Calgary tackle mental health and addictions issues is well on the way to proving its success but needs funding to make sure it ...

The footballer whose life was wrecked by gambling - ITV News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 04:23
The footballer whose life was wrecked by gambling  ITV News

Read the latest Meridian stories, The footballer whose life was wrecked by gambling on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Meridian news.

One Week To Go: Can Illinois Still Get A Legal Sports Betting Market? - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 01:00
One Week To Go: Can Illinois Still Get A Legal Sports Betting Market?  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

With only one week left in the spring legislative session, lawmakers are still trying to piece together a final sports betting proposal, but issues between.

KWWL Special Report: Casino gaming on the rise in Iowa - kwwl.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 21:07
KWWL Special Report: Casino gaming on the rise in Iowa  kwwl.com

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL) — As more Iowans join the workforce, more spending is going towards leisure activities like gambling.

Gambling apps blamed for addict's €1,100 theft from woman helping him - Independent.ie

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 19:30
Gambling apps blamed for addict's €1,100 theft from woman helping him  Independent.ie

You can now gamble away a farm in a week through access to gambling apps on a smartphone, a court was told.

Are fantasy sports gambling? NC bill divides lawmakers and religious advocates. - Durham Herald Sun

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 17:50
Are fantasy sports gambling? NC bill divides lawmakers and religious advocates.  Durham Herald Sun

A North Carolina bill to regulate fantasy sports sites such as FanDuel and Draft Kings would also officially declare that fantasy sports aren't gambling.

Are fantasy sports gambling? NC bill divides lawmakers and religious advocates. - Raleigh News & Observer

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 17:50
Are fantasy sports gambling? NC bill divides lawmakers and religious advocates.  Raleigh News & Observer

A North Carolina bill to regulate fantasy sports sites such as FanDuel and Draft Kings would also officially declare that fantasy sports aren't gambling.

Sky Bet boss: 'Industry should consider funding treatment centres' - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 17:09
Sky Bet boss: 'Industry should consider funding treatment centres'  BBC News

The boss of one of the country's biggest online betting companies says the industry should consider funding a network of gambling treatment centres. Richard ...

Sky Bet boss: 'Industry should consider funding treatment centres' - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 17:09
Sky Bet boss: 'Industry should consider funding treatment centres'  BBC News

The boss of one of the country's biggest online betting companies says the industry should consider funding a network of gambling treatment centres. Richard ...

SkyCity's plans to launch online gambling platform 'disturbing' - Dr Lance O'Sullivan - TVNZ

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 14:13
SkyCity's plans to launch online gambling platform 'disturbing' - Dr Lance O'Sullivan  TVNZ

Dr Lance O'Sullivan is calling out plans by SkyCity to launch an online gambling website, based in Malta but which will target New Zealanders, as "disturbing" ...

Stopping sexual harassment, cleaning up Albany, taking on Trump – and more - City & State

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 13:39
Stopping sexual harassment, cleaning up Albany, taking on Trump – and more  City & State

Several legislative proposals – legalizing recreational marijuana, expanding prevailing wages, raising the charter school cap in New York City – are dominating ...

Fantasy sports betting bill clears first House hurdle - WRAL.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 11:51
Fantasy sports betting bill clears first House hurdle  WRAL.com

House lawmakers are once again debating whether to make fantasy sports betting legal in North Carolina, and the odds may be better for supporters this time ...

Comprehensive Sports Betting Hearing Wraps Up In New York - Legal Sports Report

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 10:27
Comprehensive Sports Betting Hearing Wraps Up In New York  Legal Sports Report

Gambling stakeholders gathered in the New York state capitol on Wednesday to offer public testimony on NY sports betting.

Oregon Tribes Are Alarmed by Senators' Plan to Remove the Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses - Willamette Week

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 06:55
Oregon Tribes Are Alarmed by Senators' Plan to Remove the Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses  Willamette Week

Bill of the Week: Senate Bill 212. CHIEF SPONSOR: The Senate Finance Committee, chaired by Sen. Mark Hass (D-Beaverton). WHAT PROBLEM IT SEEKS TO ...

Will Massachusetts allow sports betting -- and what would it look like? - MassLive.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 03:00
Will Massachusetts allow sports betting -- and what would it look like?  MassLive.com

Here's a primer on the major issues surrounding sports betting legalization in Massachusetts.

Cypriot Regulator Expanding Its Supervisory Role - GamblingCompliance

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 01:57
Cypriot Regulator Expanding Its Supervisory Role  GamblingCompliance

Cyprus' National Betting Authority (NBA) has said it is determined to strengthen its supervisory role and the country's regulatory framework, as it looks to develop ...