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Weighed down by our past: ‘Heavy: An American Memoir,’ by Kiese Laymon - San Francisco Chronicle

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-12-18 00:32
Weighed down by our past: ‘Heavy: An American Memoir,’ by Kiese Laymon  San Francisco Chronicle

In an interview published with the Paris Review in 1984, the novelist and essayist James Baldwin said,

Wiedmer: Will gambling revenue ultimately prove a vice or a virtue? - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 23:03
Wiedmer: Will gambling revenue ultimately prove a vice or a virtue?  Chattanooga Times Free Press

For the vast majority of their still-young lives, my daughters — ages 14 and 12 — have somewhat fairly considered their father to be something of a dinosaur.

William Hill's Fine Could Cause Chaos for Future iGaming Licenses - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 20:48
William Hill's Fine Could Cause Chaos for Future iGaming Licenses  VegasSlotsOnline

The Dutch regulator KSA has hit William Hill with a whopping €300000 fine for enticing punters from the Netherlands despite not holding a license.

Ladbrokes in Hot Water over Presents to High Roller with Gambling Addiction - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 18:51
Ladbrokes in Hot Water over Presents to High Roller with Gambling Addiction  VegasSlotsOnline

UK operator Ladbrokes has been accused of paying off a high-roller's clients after he stole their money to fund his gambling habit.

Charity calls for Scottish football football to address 'unsustainable' relationship with gambling - Daily Mail

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 18:44
Charity calls for Scottish football football to address 'unsustainable' relationship with gambling  Daily Mail

GambleAware deputy chief executive Iain Corby insists the SPFL, SFA and clubs must accept greater responsibility to help deal with problem gambling among ...

Playing hardball with the gaming addiction - New Straits Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 18:43
Playing hardball with the gaming addiction  New Straits Times

WITH advanced technology, the gaming sector in Malaysia has grown by leaps and bounds.

Scottish horseracing 'thriving', says Vivien Currie - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 18:31
Scottish horseracing 'thriving', says Vivien Currie  BBC News

Scottish horseracing is thriving while facing changing financial pressure, the boss of one of the country's best known racing grounds has said. Hamilton Park ...

Macau Officials to Vote Tuesday on Bill That Would Prevent Casino Employees From Gambling - Casino.Org News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 18:15
Macau Officials to Vote Tuesday on Bill That Would Prevent Casino Employees From Gambling  Casino.Org News

Macau casino workers might not have a place to gamble after Tuesday. That's when the Chinese gambling region's Legislative Assembly will vote on a bill that ...

Taking an Online Gamble - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 17:39
Taking an Online Gamble  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Target 12 investigator Walt Buteau shows you both sides of the issue, from millions in projected revenue, to concerns about gambling addiction.

Complaint: Pike County sheriff stole confiscated money for gambling, gave impounded cars to family - WCPO

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 15:59
Complaint: Pike County sheriff stole confiscated money for gambling, gave impounded cars to family  WCPO

The anonymous complaint that sparked an investigation into Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader , who for two years oversaw the investigation of the brutal ...

FOBT crackdown cuts prize-money at 16 British racecourses - Gambling.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 15:52
FOBT crackdown cuts prize-money at 16 British racecourses  Gambling.com

Prize-money across 16 British horse racing tracks is set to fall by 16% in 2019, owners expecting 1,000 betting shops will close due to the UK government's ...

Ex-Porter County officer gets 15 months in prison for FOP embezzlement - Chicago Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 14:20
Ex-Porter County officer gets 15 months in prison for FOP embezzlement  Chicago Tribune

Lawrence LaFlower was sentenced Monday to 15 months in prison after embezzling more than $180000 from an FOP.

Teen Girls And Their Moms Get Candid About Phones And Social Media - wgbh.org

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 14:16
Teen Girls And Their Moms Get Candid About Phones And Social Media  wgbh.org

Looking back, 2018 may be the year that a critical mass of people started wondering: Am I spending too much time on my phone?

William Hill appealing €300k fine for serving Dutch punters - CalvinAyre.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 14:02
William Hill appealing €300k fine for serving Dutch punters  CalvinAyre.com

Online bookmaker William Hill to appeal €300k fine imposed by Netherlands gambling regulator for serving Dutch punters without a local license.

Video game addicts seek help from gambling foundation as most health boards don't provide treatment - Stuff.co.nz

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 13:44
Video game addicts seek help from gambling foundation as most health boards don't provide treatment  Stuff.co.nz

An increasing number of video game addicts are turning to the Problem Gambling Foundation for help as most district health boards don't provide treatment for ...

Holidays can be a difficult time for problem gamblers | News, Sports, Jobs - Iron Mountain Daily News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 10:05
Holidays can be a difficult time for problem gamblers | News, Sports, Jobs  Iron Mountain Daily News

Many Michiganders are looking forward to gifts and gatherings over the next couple weeks, but for some, including problem gamblers, the holidays can cause ...

Man remanded in custody over theft from former employers - MaltaToday

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 02:45
Man remanded in custody over theft from former employers  MaltaToday

The man from the Philippines pleaded guilty to stealing €16000 from his employers.

Ladbrokes wooed problem gambler – then paid victims £1m - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-12-17 00:00
Ladbrokes wooed problem gambler – then paid victims £1m  The Guardian

One of Britain's biggest bookmakers agreed to pay £1m to the victims of a problem gambler who had stolen the money he was using to bet, in return for a pledge ...

Massachusetts Shouldn't Bet on Gambling Revenue [OPINION] - wbsm.com

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-12-16 19:57
Massachusetts Shouldn't Bet on Gambling Revenue [OPINION]  wbsm.com

The government is always looking for additional revenue, especially if the leaders can get the cash without voting to raise taxes. But gambling is a false hope.

Alien Huang Says He Can't Dance, But He's Got Some Moves - Star2.com

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-12-16 16:05
Alien Huang Says He Can't Dance, But He's Got Some Moves  Star2.com

Taiwanese multi-hyphenate Alien Huang dances up a storm in Malaysia's very first hip-hop dance film 'Who Is The Champion?'.

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