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.
Authorities have arrested several executives of a Haltom City software development company, accusing them of running an electronic gambling operation.
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.
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
Police arrested about 60 people at three different suspected gambling establishments early Saturday morning.
Thomas Austin “Amarillo Slim” Preston Jr., an acclaimed professional poker player who fancied himself the “World’s Greatest Gambler,” has died.
Watching the Stanford vs USC game, Shan thinks Brent Musburger should be suspended. Listen.
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.
A State House committee will hear testimony on a number of measures to allow casinos and slot machines.
The massive state budget crisis could give proposals to legalize gambling their best chance for approval in years.
Texans are still big supporters of expanding gambling, according to a new poll.
Sports books in Nevada made Green Bay a slight favorite in the Super Bowl over Pittsburgh on Sunday night.