Gambling Addiction

NHS opens first gambling clinic for addicted children - Manchester Evening News

6 hours 14 min ago
NHS opens first gambling clinic for addicted children  Manchester Evening News

Manchester is on the list of northern cities to open new NHS gambling clinics that will offer face-to-face support for addicts.

Business Live: Daimler profit warning - BBC News

6 hours 15 min ago
Business Live: Daimler profit warning  BBC News

Owner of Mercedes-Benz cuts its profits outlook for this year, blaming issues related to diesel vehicles.

Monday briefing: Johnson must 'answer difficult questions' | World news - The Guardian

Sun, 2019-06-23 23:28
Monday briefing: Johnson must 'answer difficult questions' | World news  The Guardian

Jeremy Hunt says PM rival must explain police call-out … NHS opens children's gambling clinic … and the new armpit hair revolution.

Self-Exclusion Program not enough for addicts ahead of massive Illinois gambling expansion, opponents say - Chicago Sun-Times

Sun, 2019-06-23 09:00
Self-Exclusion Program not enough for addicts ahead of massive Illinois gambling expansion, opponents say  Chicago Sun-Times

More than 13000 people are already part of a program designed to help gambling addicts police themselves, but opponents say it's not enough as the state is ...

The silent epidemic: Regulators fight back against gambling addiction - The Scotsman

Sat, 2019-06-22 23:01
The silent epidemic: Regulators fight back against gambling addiction  The Scotsman

A national watchdog has launched its new strategy to reduce gambling harm in Scotland with a shift in emphasis away from the customer towards the industry ...

Pennsylvania Lottery struggles to attract bets on virtual sports games - TribLIVE

Sat, 2019-06-22 22:03
Pennsylvania Lottery struggles to attract bets on virtual sports games  TribLIVE

The Pennsylvania Lottery has more than 1850 outlets with screens displaying virtual animated football and auto races. The odds of finding someone watching a ...

USING PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS TO PUNISH PRIESTS - Catholic Citizens of Illinois

Sat, 2019-06-22 15:03
USING PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS TO PUNISH PRIESTS  Catholic Citizens of Illinois

by Church Militant, June 20, 2019. Per canon law, no priest may be forced to enter a rehab center against his will. DETROIT (ChurchMilitant.com) – Father Paul ...

Will state’s bet on Encore casino pay off? We’re about to find out - The Boston Globe

Sat, 2019-06-22 11:54
Will state’s bet on Encore casino pay off? We’re about to find out  The Boston Globe

A long-term wager is about to show its payoff: the opening of the region's first Las Vegas-style casino Sunday.

MSP trooper sentenced in wake of plea deal - Herald Palladium

Sat, 2019-06-22 04:00
MSP trooper sentenced in wake of plea deal  Herald Palladium

CASSOPOLIS — The dangers and destructiveness of gambling were on display again Friday during the sentencing of Michigan State Police trooper Jesse ...

Yoga – Not only healthy but also a wealthy habit - Moneycontrol

Sat, 2019-06-22 00:08
Yoga – Not only healthy but also a wealthy habit  Moneycontrol

Yoga finds a balance between your conviction, excitement, hope, regret and other emotions and helps to keep them in check to prevent hazardous bets.

Are Irish people predisposed to ‘smartphone addiction’? - The Irish Times

Fri, 2019-06-21 23:19
Are Irish people predisposed to ‘smartphone addiction’?  The Irish Times

Irish people check their phones 46 per cent more than the European average. Why?

Illinois Politician Refuses to Disclose Video Gambling Profits - VegasSlotsOnline

Fri, 2019-06-21 19:20
Illinois Politician Refuses to Disclose Video Gambling Profits  VegasSlotsOnline

An important Illinois politician refuses to disclose how much money he has made through his relationship with a major video gambling company.

Encore Boston Harbor Set To Open - wgbh.org

Fri, 2019-06-21 17:26
Encore Boston Harbor Set To Open  wgbh.org

After years of public hearings, legal battles, construction and other challenges, the Encore Boston Harbor casino in Everett is set to open its doors on Sunday.

Betting in cricket: A look at how technology has played the role of a catalyst – Part 3 - Moneycontrol

Fri, 2019-06-21 14:06
Betting in cricket: A look at how technology has played the role of a catalyst – Part 3  Moneycontrol

In the third and final part of the series, we delve into the use of technology by the cabal of the betting world.

UK's notorious 'Wimbledon Prowler' jailed for 14 years - CNA

Fri, 2019-06-21 13:04
UK's notorious 'Wimbledon Prowler' jailed for 14 years  CNA

An undated handout picture released by the Metropolitan Police on Jun 21, 2019 shows Astrit Kapaj, known as the "Wimbledon Prowler" in his custody ...

UK Authorities to Research Link Between Problem Gambling and Crime - VegasSlotsOnline

Fri, 2019-06-21 11:15
UK Authorities to Research Link Between Problem Gambling and Crime  VegasSlotsOnline

The UK government has commissioned new research into potential links between problem gambling and crime, and the impact it has on communities.

Study Shows Women are More 'Successful' Gamblers with Lower Addiction Rates - VegasSlotsOnline

Fri, 2019-06-21 10:06
Study Shows Women are More 'Successful' Gamblers with Lower Addiction Rates  VegasSlotsOnline

Lower documented addiction rates among women are usually down to their view of gambling as 'entertainment' rather than betting to win, says study.

Police blunder let Wimbledon Prowler Asdrit Kapaj terrify community for years - The Times

Fri, 2019-06-21 10:00
Police blunder let Wimbledon Prowler Asdrit Kapaj terrify community for years  The Times

Britain's most notorious burglar could have been stopped at the beginning of his £10 million crime spree had it not been for a police blunder.Asdrit Kapaj, 42 ...

Mass. Prepares To Address Gambling Addiction Ahead Of Long-Awaited Casino Opening - WBUR

Fri, 2019-06-21 09:54
Mass. Prepares To Address Gambling Addiction Ahead Of Long-Awaited Casino Opening  WBUR

Wynn Resorts' long-awaited casino opens this weekend just outside Boston, and the commonwealth of Massachusetts is expecting a windfall: almost $100 ...