Gambling Addiction

KWWL Special Report: Casino gaming on the rise in Iowa - kwwl.com

Wed, 2019-05-22 21:07
KWWL Special Report: Casino gaming on the rise in Iowa  kwwl.com

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL) — As more Iowans join the workforce, more spending is going towards leisure activities like gambling.

Gambling apps blamed for addict's €1,100 theft from woman helping him - Independent.ie

Wed, 2019-05-22 19:30
Gambling apps blamed for addict's €1,100 theft from woman helping him  Independent.ie

You can now gamble away a farm in a week through access to gambling apps on a smartphone, a court was told.

SkyCity's plans to launch online gambling platform 'disturbing' - Dr Lance O'Sullivan - TVNZ

Wed, 2019-05-22 14:13
SkyCity's plans to launch online gambling platform 'disturbing' - Dr Lance O'Sullivan  TVNZ

Dr Lance O'Sullivan is calling out plans by SkyCity to launch an online gambling website, based in Malta but which will target New Zealanders, as "disturbing" ...

Fantasy sports betting bill clears first House hurdle - WRAL.com

Wed, 2019-05-22 11:51
Fantasy sports betting bill clears first House hurdle  WRAL.com

House lawmakers are once again debating whether to make fantasy sports betting legal in North Carolina, and the odds may be better for supporters this time ...

Oregon Tribes Are Alarmed by Senators' Plan to Remove the Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses - Willamette Week

Wed, 2019-05-22 06:55
Oregon Tribes Are Alarmed by Senators' Plan to Remove the Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses  Willamette Week

Bill of the Week: Senate Bill 212. CHIEF SPONSOR: The Senate Finance Committee, chaired by Sen. Mark Hass (D-Beaverton). WHAT PROBLEM IT SEEKS TO ...

Will Massachusetts allow sports betting -- and what would it look like? - MassLive.com

Wed, 2019-05-22 03:00
Will Massachusetts allow sports betting -- and what would it look like?  MassLive.com

Here's a primer on the major issues surrounding sports betting legalization in Massachusetts.

Sports betting bill advances in state capitol - KPLC

Tue, 2019-05-21 18:32
Sports betting bill advances in state capitol  KPLC

The House's criminal justice committee approved a bill Tuesday, May 21 that would allow voters to decide whether sports betting will be legal in their parishes ...

Children addicted to screen time: Tightening grip - Irish Examiner

Tue, 2019-05-21 17:10
Children addicted to screen time: Tightening grip  Irish Examiner

Virtually every Irish family has experienced addiction in one of its many forms. Some can only watch as a loved one succumbs to alcohol addiction or a ...

Credit Union's Ex-CEO Deserves Long Sentence, Feds Say - Law360

Tue, 2019-05-21 14:51
Credit Union's Ex-CEO Deserves Long Sentence, Feds Say  Law360

Prosecutors asked a Manhattan federal judge Monday to hit former Municipal Credit Union CEO Kam Wong with a prison sentence of about seven years for ...

Kim Kardashian West helped free Alice Marie Johnson; now read her book - USA TODAY

Tue, 2019-05-21 06:00
Kim Kardashian West helped free Alice Marie Johnson; now read her book  USA TODAY

Kim Kardashian West appealed to President Trump to help free Alice Marie Johnson. Here are some of the big takeaways from her new memoir "After Life."

Spain’s Ombudsman calls for complete ban on gambling advertisements - SBC News

Tue, 2019-05-21 05:30
Spain’s Ombudsman calls for complete ban on gambling advertisements  SBC News

Spain's acting 'Civic Ombudsman', Francisco Fernández Marugán, has urged the Spanish government to issue a complete ban on advertising gambling ...

Bill Moyes – NHS must be clear on its role tackling problem gambling - SBC News

Tue, 2019-05-21 02:21
Bill Moyes – NHS must be clear on its role tackling problem gambling  SBC News

Ted Menmuir May 21, 2019 Europe, Featured News, Latest News, Retail, UK Comments Off on Bill Moyes – NHS must be clear on its role tackling problem ...

Bettor collaboration… GVC backs Safer Online Gambling Group (SOGG) - SBC News

Tue, 2019-05-21 01:38
Bettor collaboration… GVC backs Safer Online Gambling Group (SOGG)  SBC News

Ted Menmuir May 21, 2019 Europe, Featured News, Latest News, Sportsbook, UK Comments Off on Bettor collaboration… GVC backs Safer Online Gambling ...

UK Regulator: NHS Spends £1.2bn a Year to Treat Gambling Problems - VegasSlotsOnline

Mon, 2019-05-20 14:13
UK Regulator: NHS Spends £1.2bn a Year to Treat Gambling Problems  VegasSlotsOnline

Bill Moyes, chair of the UK Gambling Commission, says the hidden cost of gambling addiction to the NHS means more funds are needed for treatment.

Cash, Coins and Casinos: Japan Struggles to Regulate Online Gambling - Cointelegraph

Mon, 2019-05-20 07:58
Cash, Coins and Casinos: Japan Struggles to Regulate Online Gambling  Cointelegraph

Despite Japan's reputation for being one of the most welcoming nations for fintech, online crypto gambling has struggled to take off in light of the country's strict ...

Addicted to Your Smartphone, To-Do List, or Busyness? - ATD

Mon, 2019-05-20 05:03
Addicted to Your Smartphone, To-Do List, or Busyness?  ATD

If the demands of work are crowding your time for meaningful relationships, be aware that running a deficit of connection is impacting you on the molecular level ...

Unity slammed over engine features supporting the gambling industry - GamesIndustry.biz

Mon, 2019-05-20 03:45
Unity slammed over engine features supporting the gambling industry  GamesIndustry.biz

Developer removes posts detailing "especially helpful" real-money gaming features.

Unity slammed over engine features supporting the gambling industry - GamesIndustry.biz

Mon, 2019-05-20 03:45
Unity slammed over engine features supporting the gambling industry  GamesIndustry.biz

Developer removes posts detailing "especially helpful" real-money gaming features.

David Milch’s Third Act - The New Yorker

Mon, 2019-05-20 03:03
David Milch’s Third Act  The New Yorker

Mark Singer on how dementia has given David Milch a new sense of urgency to produce his work.