Texas Lottery Warns Against Giving Tickets To Children As Gifts; Could Encourage Problem GamblingThe Texas Lottery is warning against giving children lottery tickets as gifts this holiday season.
Fort Worth Leaders Ignored Illegal Booze, Gambling As Money Ended Up In City Coffers On 'Hell's Half Acre'Aside from prostitution, heavy boozing and gambling rounded out the trio of vices that helped define the wild west behavior within Fort Worth's long gone, but infamous "Hells Half Acre."
Punishments Reduced For 23 Dallas Vice Officers Over Handling Of Seized MoneyOf the 23 officers who were injured originally suspended for three to as many as 20 days, all but two had their punishments replaced with a written reprimand.
Will Texas Punt Again On Legalizing Daily Fantasy Sports?Daily fantasy sports has grown into multi-billion dollar industry despite being on shaky legal ground in Texas.
Hood County Sheriff’s Office Investigators Seize 88 Liner Machines In Gambling RaidsHood County Sheriff’s Office Investigators conducted raids on two different gambling operations over the weekend, seizing a total of 88 liner machines.
Lone Star Park Suspends Racing Due To The Coronavirus PandemicThe coronavirus pandemic has quieted the trumpet that sounds the start of the races at Lone Star Park.
As Coronavirus Cases Rise, 100s Line Up As Some Oklahoma Casinos ReopenJust a few miles from the University of Oklahoma in Norman, hundreds of people stood in line Tuesday waiting to enter a casino that has been allowed to reopen.
Vice Raid Shuts Down Dallas Gambling BusinessA vice raid at an illegal gambling business lead to the seizure of 47 machines, a handgun and $6,650 in Dallas.
2 Men Shot And Killed At Dallas Gambling Spot; Suspects On The RunAccording to witnesses, multiple armed men went inside and there was a shootout between the suspects and at least one of the people inside.
Richardson Man Among Thousands In Vegas For The World Series Of PokerNorth Texan T.J. Cloutier is among the tens of thousands of people at the World Series of Poker in Vegas — where organizers say everything is possible.
Nuns Pilfer Half A Million Dollars From Catholic School To Gamble In VegasTwo longtime nuns at St. James Catholic School allegedly embezzled as much as $500,000 in tuition, fees and donations, perhaps spending some of the money on trips and gambling at casinos.
Cowboys Say They Have NFL's 1st Sponsorship Deal With CasinoThe deal with WinStar World Casino and Resort in Oklahoma was announced Thursday.
Goodell Details NFL's Stance On Sports Gambling After Court RulingNFL commissioner Roger Goodell said that Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that plan to legislate sports betting.
Supreme Court Makes Sports Gambling Possible NationwideThe Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports.
Vegas Sports Books Not So Lucky With Eagles' Super Bowl Win Lady Luck was most certainly not the side of Las Vegas sports books during the Super Bowl as some reported six- and seven-figure losses in part due to a seemingly deep-pocketed mystery bettor and the many records set during the game, which allowed gamblers to cash in on proposition bets.