GOP Governor Candidates Share Views On GamblingThe four contenders spoke at a Thursday evening forum in Peoria.
Over/Unders for Bears at LionsThe Bears and Lions do battle in week four, get your wagers here that you'll likely not find anywhere in Vegas!
Gaming Board Considering 24/7 Operations For Illinois CasinosIllinois casinos are currently required to close for two hours a day but spokesman Tom Swoike is arguing for round the clock operation, seven days a week.
Who Do You Love - Week 1 Results The McNeil and Spiegel Show’s Showpot had a tough go over the weekend.
City Council Approves Increased Penalties For 'Quality Of Life' CrimesThe City Council has approved a crackdown on people who blatantly violate the laws on some key quality of life issues.
Mayor Wants To Get Tough On Drinking, Gambling, Urinating In PublicDrinking, gambling and urinating on the public way are crimes that, Chicago Police contend, can “ruin the social fabric” of a neighborhood and set the stage for more serious crimes, including prostitution, gang loitering and narcotics sales.
IRS Agent Links William Beavers’ Campaign Spending To Gambling SpreesAn IRS agent indicates he gave Commissioner Bill Beavers every possible break in figuring his tax liabilities, reports WBBM's John Cody.
Dramatic Opening For Defense In Beavers Tax TrialDuring a losing streak at Hammond’s Horseshoe Casino in April 2007, William Beavers went back to the bank three times in less than five hours to cash a total of $6,000 in checks from his political campaign fund, prosecutors alleged as the Cook County commissioner’s trial began Thursday.
Study: Kids Left Alone While Adults GambleAs lawmakers in Springfield take another shot at a gambling expansion bill, there's a new look out at the behavior of gamblers.
Oak Lawn Wine And Flower Shop To Add Video GamblingStarting tonight, customers at Avenue Flower Shop and Wine bar will be able to have a glass of wine, order a bouquet of flowers and play a little video poker.
Indiana Gambling Revenue Declines In NovemberAs Illinois continues to consider gambling expansion, Indiana is watching its casino revenue drop.
Beavers Can Tell Jury He Repaid Borrowed Campaign Funds If He TestifiesA federal judge has barred Cook County Commissioner William Beavers from telling jurors at his tax evasion trial that he repaid campaign funds he borrowed after he learned of a federal investigation, unless Beavers takes the stand.
Feds: Former Bank Exec Stole $3M From Bank To GambleA former executive of a Chicago bank stole more than $3 million from the institution over 15 years and using it mainly to feed her gambling habit, according to federal prosecutors.
NFL Replacement Officials Affecting Vegas BetsLas Vegas casinos think this weekend's NFL games will be the highest-scoring ever thanks to the league's replacement officials.
Gov. Quinn Vetoes Casino Expansion Bill Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed the casino expansion bill.