"I'm never making a bet again," said Mayor Charles Dayot.
Edward VII once described Goodwood as "a garden party with racing tacked on," and he wasn't far from right (the king was a frequent guest).
Almost 20 years later, Zembic still has them -- mostly because, as a part of the original terms of the wager, he gets an
Baseball's All-Star Game is being played in Cincinnati, and new MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has allowed former Reds player Pete Rose to participate. He even said he'll review Rose's case, to see if the all-time hits leader should be reinstated. Here are 10 dumb arguments in favor of Rose.
Saturday was a great night for sports bettors, but more importantly, it was a perfect example of how the international community should treat sports betting -- licensed, legitimate and legal.
Silver outlined his proposal for how legalized sports betting could be regulated: Silver argued that it is time for U.S. to
Get ready -- March Madness is underway and that means business owners should brace themselves for a dip in productivity. Here are a few other tips to protect your small business.
Much is at stake with the selection of Pope Benedict XVI's successor, including a lot of money.
So what can we learn from the in-running markets about the debate between Vice-President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan? It is in fact possible to visualize the shape a contest is taking by simply following the flows of money tracing their way through the relevant markets.
Some firms already recognize the connection between the two fields. Toro Trading, for example, has asked job candidates to
In another indication of the tournament's greater allure for gamblers, a Vault survey found that 65 percent of office workers
Prohibitionists appear to ignore the fact that most gambling sites, like any reputable business, rely on customer loyalty to remain profitable. The necessity of maintaining a strong customer base would motivate legal American service providers to offer legitimate, reputable gambling sites.
"Intrade for political professionals is like the ultimate insider training. I feel like Martha Stewart. You take the industry you live and breathe and know and love and hate, and you make money off of it."
We are all used to a diet of falsehoods and fabrications, and we've come to accept it. I'm glad that Mitt Romney called out Governor Perry, and I thought we all learned a lot when Governor Perry chickened out.