2 years ago

Sampson sheriff, state ALE seize 200 illegal gambling machines | Crime & Courts

AUTRYVILLE - One-third of the state's Alcohol Law Enforcement agents in the state descended on Sampson County Thursday in hopes of eradicating its illegal gambling establishments.

About 200 sweepstakes and video poker machines were seized a read more...

2 years ago

Daily fantasy sports and compulsive gamblers may not mix

The surging popularity of daily fantasy sports (DFS) sites such as FanDuel and DraftKings is raising concerns among organizations that work with compulsive gamblers.

Unlike traditional fantasy games that last for a season, DFS games provide read more...

2 years ago

Assessing for problem gambling pays off.

If you treat adults, you've provided care to someone who has agambling disorder--whether you knew it or not.

You won't find your clients volunteering information about their gambling behavior, although between 25 and 63 percent of p read more...

2 years ago

Should the U.S. allow gambling on elections?

Story highlightsYou can bet on just about anything in Las VegasBut not politicsFor years, Vaccaro has watched billions of dollars pour into Nevada for sports betting. And he dreams of extending casino gambling to political elections.

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2 years ago

How often do you win gambling?

Rarely do I come out ahead but I do have enough sense to quit when I do happen to be ahead. Well,most of the time I quit when I am ahead, maybe not always. :)

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