NHL Clears Evander Kane In Gambling Probe; Faces New Allegations Of Spousal AbuseThe NHL found no evidence that San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane bet on NHL games or tried to throw games after investigating allegations made by his estranged wife.
COVID Tourism: 3 Vegas Casinos Fully Opening After 80% Worker VaccinationsSome Las Vegas Strip casinos have been allowed to open at 100% capacity, officials said Tuesday, after showing Nevada state regulators that at least 80% of their employees have received at least one shot of coronavirus vaccine.
Artichoke Joe's Casino Agrees To Record $5.3 Million Penalty For Misleading Gambling Regulators, Violating Federal LawOne of California's more profitable card rooms agreed Thursday to a record $5.3 million penalty for misleading gambling regulators and violating a federal law designed to deter money laundering, the state attorney general's office said.
San Jose Voters To Decide On Expanding Police Auditor Powers, Card Room Tax HikeTwo new measures are heading for consideration by San Jose voters in November.
Hundreds Of Birds Seized From Illegal Cockfighting Ring Operating In DublinHundreds of animals were seized from an illegal cockfighting ring in the East Bay. At least 600 birds were found at a rural property in Dublin. Investigators said this was a large scale operation.
Coronavirus Update: Graton Resort And Casino Shut Down Until Further NoticeThe Graton Resort & Casino will close Tuesday until April 1 or until further notice, the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria's Chairman Greg Sarris said Monday.
Coronavirus Update: Cache Creek Casino Resort Will Temporarily ShutdownCache Creek Casino Resort will temporarily cease operations due to concern over the spread of coronavirus in California, Yocha Dehe Wintun tribal leadership announced Sunday.
Man Gets 8-Year Prison Term In Shooting Death Outside Oakland Illegal Gambling ClubA 22-year-old man was sentenced on Friday to eight years and eight months in state prison for fatally shooting another man outside an illegal gambling club in Oakland in 2018 in what his attorney believes was an act of self-defense.
California Tribes Back 2020 Initiative To Legalize Sports BettingA coalition of Native American tribes has proposed an initiative for the 2020 ballot that would legalize sports betting in California.
Robbery At Illegal Oakland Gambling Parlor Leaves 1 Shot, 1 Pistol-WhippedA 52-year-old man was shot and another man was pistol-whipped during a robbery at an illegal gambling parlor in Oakland’s Eastlake district on Tuesday night, police said.
Man Who Gambled In New Jersey From California Forfeits $90KNew Jersey gambling regulators have ordered a California man to hand over more than $90,000 from online accounts he had funded and gambled with from outside the state.
Gambling-Happy Nuns Allegedly Pilfer $500,000 From Catholic SchoolTwo 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.
Mega Millions Frenzy At A Fever Pitch Ahead Of Tuesday Night DrawingWith the jackpot rising to a record $1.6 billion for Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing, lottery fever has swept the state and the nation.
California Sports Betting Would Need Constitutional ChangeState lawmakers and tribes who run California casinos say voters would have to change the state's Constitution before legal sports betting could come to the nation's most populous state.
Supreme Court Opens The Way For Sports Betting In CaliforniaThe 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.