Crown Resorts' Melbourne casino to face royal commission in Victoria while yet another director quits following Bergin report.
Calvin Ayre v. The Octopus in World Cup showdown
As Germany prepares to take on Argentina in World Cup quarter-final, Calvin Ayre takes the Argies while that uncanny octopus picks Der Deutsches.
Philippines prez appoints college buddy as new head of Pagcor
Philippines President Benigno Aquino III appoints old college buddy Cristino Naguiat as new head of state gaming firm PAGCOR.
Costa Rica allows 7,000 US Marines to roam country
To combat the narcotics trade, Costa Rica's congress authorizes 46 U.S. military vessels and 7,000 U.S. Marines to patrol the country at will.
Manny Pacquiao gives Floyd Mayweather Jr. two weeks notice
Manny Pacquiao's manager Bob Arum claims the negotiations for a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. are done, and all that's needed now is Floyd's okay.
Japanese TV puts sumo on a diet after gambling scandal
Japan's broadcaster NHK ponders dropping sumo tournament coverage as disciplinary action in wake of scandal involving wrestlers betting on baseball.
Resort-style casinos coming to Massachusetts?
Massachusetts state senate passes bill allowing three resort style casinos; bill must now be reconciled with similar bill from state House.
Cristiano Ronaldo quitting football to become a bodybuilder?
Why has Cristiano Ronaldo not been officially sanctioned for his spitting at a cameraman following Portugal's exit from the 2010 World Cup?
Research explains why some folks are more ‘brand resistant’
Research identifies consumers as either incremental theorists or entity theorists, making them either brand-susceptible or brand-resistant.