Cambodia: Willing to open the door in the future? – Gambling Insider – In-depth Analysis for the Gaming Industry

The country best known for its stunning temples and turbulent social history welcomed the regions gamblers after a recent change of heart. But with its neighbours also beginning to loosen gaming laws, what does the future hold? The history of gambling in the Kingdom of Cambodia could kindly be described as chequered. Completely banned under…

Fired Tulsa banker committed fraud to pay his bookie nearly $200000, feds say – Tulsa World

A former Tulsa banking executive siphoned nearly $200,000 from his employer to pay off gambling debts, federal prosecutors charged Tuesday. Blake Brian Ferguson, 36, was named in a four-count criminal information that alleges Ferguson paid his gambling debts by committing a variety of fraudulent activities while employed at Firstar Bank N.A., where his title was…

NKY lawmaker: Pay off pension debt with casino revenues – Cincinnati.com

CLOSE Kentucky’s governor says he’s not privy to any news regarding Trump-McConnell but doesn’t think their friction will affect Kentucky. Matt Stone/Courier-Journal/USA TODAY Network Dennis Keene(Photo: Provided) Casinos in Kentucky might seem less likely than ever with Republicans in complete control of state government.  But that hasn’t discouraged Northern Kentucky Rep. Dennis Keene, D-Wilder, from…

West of Sunshine, set in Melbourne’s west, makes its mark at Venice – Ararat Advertiser

West of Sunshine, set in Melbourne’s west, makes its mark at Venice exit Australian writer-director Jason Raftopoulos was overcome by the five-minute standing ovation that greeted his debut film West of Sunshine after its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival. “It was a completely overwhelming experience,” he said. “So much of filmmaking is conducted…

Wayne Rooney: the untold story… we know about the drinking, gambling and goals but what else was going on behind … – Daily Mail

The story of Wayne Rooney is one that stretches beyond the football pitch  The £51,000 gambling debt he ran up was the start of something problematic  He felt the wrath of Sir Alex Ferguson after a night in a Southport cocktail bar  His off-the-field behaviour has often contrasted his on-the-field intelligence Some, like manager David Moyes,…