Jun 18, 2012 The government in Australia wants to boost the sagging tourism industry. One idea: Bring back the crocodile hunt.
Jun 5, 2012 The United Nations World Heritage Organization says the Great Barrier Reef may soon be on its endangered list if Australia doesn't control its industrial development in the next eight months.
May 29, 2012 Starting July 1, Australia will offer permanent residency to anyone willing to invest $5 million in an Australian company, venture capital fund, or government bonds.
May 10, 2012 As an exodus in the European Union becomes more a sure thing, two of London's largest bookmakers shut down the markets for bets on Greece leaving the E.U. and the existence of the euro in a few years.
Apr 2, 2012 Revel is the first casino to open in Atlantic City in nearly a decade. Will the $2.4 billion complex revive the city’s fortunes?
Mar 15, 2012 Statistics show that 86 percent of Americans gamble at least once a year. But how often to we really lose out to the house?
Mar 15, 2012 HBO is cancelling its new horse racing show ‘Luck’ starring Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte. It's being cancelled because three horses have died in production of the show.
Feb 20, 2012 Pennsylvania, Michigan and Illinois are on board with casinos, hoping to drive tourism to down-on-their-luck communities. Now Ohio is getting into the game.
Feb 20, 2012 In Australia, conservationists are making the case that koalas are a threatened species. Government regulators aren't so sure.