Pete Rose's Upheld Ban By MLB Show's League's Double-StandardBaseball’s all-time hits leader failed in his third attempt at reinstatement. This time, it was Rob Manfred’s turn to sit on his throne and slam the gavel, throwing Pete Rose out on his rear end onto Park Avenue.
Study: Teens Who Constantly Text Stress Out Like Compulsive GamblersA study of more than 400 eighth and eleventh grade teenagers who text found they share some of the very same traits as compulsive gamblers.
Kaepernick Is Bay Area's Best Bet For NFL MVP At 50-1If the 49ers or Raiders end up representing the Bay Area in the Super Bowl next February behind an MVP performance by a local player they'll dash the dreams of many, many NFL gamblers.
California Lottery Begins Offering Tickets At Gas PumpsPlay at the Pump, the California Lottery’s latest attempt to expand the lotto market, is both convenient and controversial.
California Supreme Court Rules Online 'Sweepstakes' Gambling IllegalWhile most of the legal attention is focused in on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage in all 50 states, the State Supreme Court has ruled that online "sweepstakes" gambling is illegal in California.
FBI, San Jose Police Raid Vietnamese Cafes, Seize Nearly 100 Illegal Gambling MachinesDozens of San Jose police officers and FBI agents raided several Vietnamese cafes Tuesday night, in a major operation to root out illegal gambling machines at the establishments.
27 Arrested In San Jose, Modesto In Connection With Alleged Gambling Ring
Alleged Gambling Operation Owners Refuse To Shut Down, Forcing San Francisco To File LawsuitSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed a lawsuit Thursday with the aim of shutting down an alleged illegal gambling operation in the city’s Bernal Heights neighborhood after the owners and operators have refused to shut it down.
Antioch Man Buys $1.4M Winning Powerball Ticket Because Store Didn't Have Right ScratchersDisappointment turned into joy for an Antioch man who purchased Powerball ticket that won him over a million dollars after a store didn’t have the Scratchers he wanted.
The 10 Craziest Super Bowl Prop BetsThe betting is not just limited to football, as many sports books list wagers that can be made involving other sports, and even entertainment.
Over $100M Likely On The Line In Vegas By Super Bowl KickoffA flurry of early money on the New England Patriots moved the game to pick ‘em at most major Las Vegas books Sunday night after the Seattle Seahawks opened by as much as 2.5-point favorites.
Get Married, Buy A Lottery Ticket, Write A Check, Lift A Toast To 12-13-14Saturday's Dec. 13, 2014, represents the last sequential calendar date for at least 20 years (Jan. 2, 2034) and another 89 years if waiting for Jan. 2, 2103.