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Hastings man could see golf course embezzlement charge wiped clean - River Towns

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 14:59

River Towns

Hastings man could see golf course embezzlement charge wiped clean
River Towns
A Hastings man blamed his gambling addiction on an embezzlement scheme that netted him $70,000 at a Prescott-area golf course, but a plea agreement struck Tuesday will allow him to repay that money while addressing his problems. Robert P. Magnuson ...

Hastings man could see golf course embezzlement charge wiped clean - River Towns

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 14:59

River Towns

Hastings man could see golf course embezzlement charge wiped clean
River Towns
The deferred judgment requires Magnuson to undergo assessments for gambling addiction and substance abuse. He has four years to fulfill the agreement. "He had — and has — a very serious gambling addiction," Loberg said, telling the judge Magnuson ...

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker (AAPL) - mySanAntonio.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 09:12

mySanAntonio.com

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker (AAPL)
mySanAntonio.com
According to Dunn, smartphone addiction is a problem better solved by involving third-party developers, not just hardware makers. "[We] should be able to bring an ecosystem approach to solving what many of us consider the biggest socio-technical ...

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker (AAPL) - SFGate

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 08:47

SFGate

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker (AAPL)
SFGate
"[Apple] Digital Health amounts to what the gambling industry has done to acknowledge and address gambling addiction: Display pamphlets around casinos and suggest that problem gamers opt-in to a self-exclusion list." Andrew Dunn Siempo Siempo.

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker - Business Insider

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 07:26

Business Insider

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker
Business Insider
Apple will introduce new tools to combat smartphone addiction in its next mobile software update — but one app maker likened this to casinos issuing warnings about gambling addiction. Andrew Dunn is the CEO of digital wellness app Siempo, which is ...
Will Apple's New iOS Curb Smartphone Addiction?Daily Beast

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Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker - Business Insider

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 07:25

Business Insider

Apple's iPhone addiction tools are like casinos warning about gambling, says app maker
Business Insider
Apple will introduce new tools to combat smartphone addiction in its next mobile software update — but one app maker likened this to casinos issuing warnings about gambling addiction. Andrew Dunn is the CEO of digital wellness app Siempo, which is ...

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Gambling on sports is a bad bet - The Daily Advertiser

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-05 05:54

The Daily Advertiser

Gambling on sports is a bad bet
The Daily Advertiser
Already I am receiving emails inviting me to wager on various sports. Gambling addiction has become a serious problem in America. According to the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), 15 percent of Americans gamble at least once a week.
NJ sports betting: Regulations bill clears first hurdlesAsbury Park Press

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More gambling fools gold for Illinois - Quad-Cities Online

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-06-03 23:04

Quad-Cities Online

More gambling fools gold for Illinois
Quad-Cities Online
Ultimately, I predict Illinois will authorize sports gambling. Its yield to the state will, however, never come close to filling our multi-billion dollar budget hole. Yet it will add to the social problems generated by gambling addiction, and the ...

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Our view: Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports - Press of Atlantic City

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-06-03 00:37

Press of Atlantic City

Our view: Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports
Press of Atlantic City
Legal betting on sports will expand gambling revenue for companies and the taxes on it for states. It will also increase the population of gamblers, which alone will add to the estimated 2 to 3 percent nationwide with a gambling addiction — and 6 ...
Battle begins to shape future of sports bettingThe Hill
Ready to wager? Head to Delaware, which becomes first new state to offer sports bettingUSA TODAY
Activist demands more action on prevention of gambling addictionEuropean Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
news.delaware.gov -Delaware Lottery
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Letter to the editor: Decision only fuels gambling addiction - Glens Falls Post-Star

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 22:05

Glens Falls Post-Star

Letter to the editor: Decision only fuels gambling addiction
Glens Falls Post-Star
Editor: Happy days are here for those who like to gamble on sports events. I keep saying our country needs young or old wise, smart people who love our country and the people in our country to head up our leadership to run our country. With that said ...

Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports - Press of Atlantic City

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 22:04

Daily Mail

Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports
Press of Atlantic City
Legal betting on sports will expand gambling revenue for companies and the taxes on it for states. It will also increase the population of gamblers, which alone will add to the estimated 2 to 3 percent nationwide with a gambling addiction — and 6 ...
Schoolboy, 13, blows £80000 gambling online after using his father's business credit cards to fund his addictionDaily Mail
Teenager, 13, lost £80000 gambling online after stealing dad's credit card to fund habitMirror.co.uk
Eamonn Sweeney: Betting on a sporting event doesn't make it 'matter more', it diminishes itCarthage Standard

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Maryland Ranks As 13th Most Gambling-Addicted State - CBS Baltimore

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 08:26

CBS Baltimore

Maryland Ranks As 13th Most Gambling-Addicted State
CBS Baltimore
But you might not know that Maryland ranked 13th in the country for most gambling-addicted state, according to the study. The state also is tied with four others in the country for the highest lottery sales per capita, the WalletHub study states. Read ...

Jim Nowlan: Don't count on more gambling to save Illinois - Kankakee Daily Journal

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 07:45

Jim Nowlan: Don't count on more gambling to save Illinois
Kankakee Daily Journal
Ultimately, I predict Illinois will authorize sports gambling. Its yield to the state, however, never will come close to filling our multi-billion dollar budget hole. Yet, it will add to the social problems generated by gambling addiction, and the ...

Grant to Help People Suffering From Gambling Addictions - U.S. News & World Report

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-01 13:52

Grant to Help People Suffering From Gambling Addictions
U.S. News & World Report
The New Hampshire Council on Problem Gambling received the grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The council, a private, nonprofit group started in 1996, estimates about 20,000 New Hampshire residents suffer from a gambling addiction.

Grant to help people suffering from gambling addictions - Seattle Times

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-01 13:47

Grant to help people suffering from gambling addictions
Seattle Times
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A nearly $5,000 grant will support efforts to help people in New Hampshire suffering from gambling addictions. The New Hampshire Council on Problem Gambling received the grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.

IR Bill Should Factor in Gambling Addiction - USA Online Casino News (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-01 03:36

USA Online Casino News (blog)

IR Bill Should Factor in Gambling Addiction
USA Online Casino News (blog)
In one of its editorials, Asahi Shimbun, a popular daily newspaper in Japan, expressed that the concerns about gambling addiction should be factored into the bill before it is passed by the Diet. This comes as coalition partners Liberal Democratic ...
IR Implementation Bill Means Casinos Could Be Built In Japan4Flush.com

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