Mar 11, 2013 Some in Nebraska are pushing for betting machines of 'historical horse races' at thoroughbred race tracks. The machines allow wagering on the outcomes of past races. Critics say they’re basically slot machines and would constitute expanded gambling.
Mar 11, 2013 Intrade, the online betting site, has shut up shop as it investigates financial irregularities. The Irish based company allowed customers to bet on a wide range of non-sporting events including U.S. elections and the Academy Awards.
Mar 4, 2013 Voters in Switzerland have approved a referendum to curb executive pay. The move comes less than a week after the European Union announced plans to cap banker bonuses.
Feb 28, 2013 EU officials have announced an agreement that would restrict the amount bankers can receive as as bonus.
Mar 22, 2013 As more states consider legalizing online gambling, test your knowledge with our quiz. Plus, what does it take to win online and what should you watch out for? Our wizard of odds provides insight into gambling in the virtual world.
Feb 22, 2013 Online gambling is poised to go interstate, thanks to a fast-tracked bill in Nevada that Gov. Brian Sandoval (R) signed in to law on Thursday.
Feb 22, 2013 See if you are a high roller or if your luck has run out, with Marketplace's 'What are the odds?' gambling quiz.
Feb 15, 2013 A look at America's debt and deficit trouble through the lens of European economic standards.
Jan 25, 2013 You can get odds on more than the score and game play during the Super Bowl. These proposition bets, or prop bets, let you wager on everything from the Super Bowl going into overtime, to Beyonce's hairstyle at halftime.
Jan 18, 2013 George Papaconstantinou is under investigation over allegations he removed the names of his family members from a list of Greek tax evaders.