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RJ’s Odds On The Final Four

RJ Choppy lays the odds and puts money in your pocket for this weekend’s two biggest sporting events: the NCAA men’s Final Four in Atlanta and…

105.3 The Fan–04/05/2013

The Hippodrome Casino Opens After Extensive Renovation

Texas Gambling Supporters Ready Despite Long Odds

Supporters of casinos and expanded gambling in Texas say they’re more united before the upcoming legislative session, but their proposals will still face long odds.

12/26/2012

roosters

Dallas Cockfighting Ring Busted

Dallas police broke up a massive cockfighting ring overnight in West Oak Cliff. More than 200 roosters, some dead and badly injured were discovered.

12/23/2012

Las Vegas Sports Book (Photo: 105.3 The Fan, CBSDFW.COM)

Vegas Sportsbooks: $300M+ Changed Hands With NFL Call

Gambling expert RJ Bell of Las Vegas-based Pregame.com says he thinks two-thirds of bets worldwide were on the Packers, and that sports books took in at least $150 million because of the call.

09/25/2012

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Arrests Made In Alleged Online Gaming Scheme

Authorities have arrested several executives of a Haltom City software development company, accusing them of running an electronic gambling operation.

08/17/2012

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Is China’s Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?

Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.

07/20/2012

A lottery player selects her numbers on a Powerball ticket. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Dallas NAACP Wants Texas Lottery Shut Down

The Dallas chapter of the NAACP wants to stop seeing low income Texans pumping money into the state lottery by putting it out of business

06/27/2012

Map of locations where Fort Worth police arrested about 60 people suspected of illegally gambling Saturday morning.

Police Arrest Gambling Suspects

Police arrested about 60 people at three different suspected gambling establishments early Saturday morning.

05/05/2012

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Poker Great Thomas ‘Amarillo Slim’ Preston Dies

Thomas Austin “Amarillo Slim” Preston Jr., an acclaimed professional poker player who fancied himself the “World’s Greatest Gambler,” has died.

04/30/2012

Brent-Musburger

Should Brent Musburger Be Suspended?

Watching the Stanford vs USC game, Shan thinks Brent Musburger should be suspended. Listen.

11/01/2011

A woman fills out her Mega Millions lottery ticket. (credit: Getty Images/Tim Boyle)

Public Schools Losing In Texas Lottery Payout

While lottery sales and prize payouts have increased since 1998, money from the Texas Lottery given to public schools decreased from about $1.2 billion to the $1 billion they received last year.

05/17/2011

A player sorts his chips at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Texans Could Get To Vote On Expanding Gambling

A State House committee will hear testimony on a number of measures to allow casinos and slot machines.

03/29/2011

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