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Michigan Online Gambling Bill Advances

Michigan's latest attempt to legalize online gambling progressed through a hearing and House Committee vote this week, moving the bill one step closer to a full vote in the House.

LeoVegas to Launch Their Own Platform

Mobile gaming firm LeoVegas announced that they're launching a new gaming platform that will let the company help launch new online casinos.

Powerball Jackpot Soars to $625 Million

This week the U.S.-based lottery Powerball saw its top prize soar to $625 million after nobody won the jackpot on Tuesday, making it the seventh largest prize ever offered, with room to grow if nobody wins the next draw.

Swedish Regulator Drops Fines on Paf and Genesis Global

This week Swedish gaming regulator Spelinspektionen has announced that they've dropped fines on Genesis Global and Paf for violating the country's self-exclusion laws.

Matchbook Will Sponsor The Dante Festival

Betting group Matchbook this week announced that they've signed a three year sponsorship with the York Racecourse and will become the Official Betting Partner of the Dante Festival as a result.

MansionBet to Partner With Ultimate Boxxer

UK betting firm MansionBet today announced that they've signed a sponsorship with Ultimate Boxxer, gaining the title of headline partner of the tournament.

SIS to Provide Greyhound Racing Content to Colossus Bets

This week it was announced that Colossus Bets is going to be getting greyhound racing information for the British and Irish markets from Sports Information Services.

NetEnt's Temple of Nudges Goes Live

Casino game developer NetEnt has launched their newest video slot 'Temple of Nudges', which takes players to the jungle for a chance to win big.

Bwin Fined $81,000 by New Jersey Regulator

This week the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement fined bwin.party $81,000 for allowing self-excluded punters to gamble online within the state.

Man Caught Snorting Meth Off Gambling Machine

This week a man from Decatur, Indiana was arrested for drug possession after he was caught snorting meth off a gambling machine.

MLS Signs Deal With MGM Resorts

This week Major League Soccer announced that they've signed a multiple year agreement with MGM Resorts and Roar Digital, making both official gaming partners.

William Hill Donates $50,000 to New Jersey Compulsive Gambling Group

We have a long history of slamming William Hill when they do wrong, so it's only fair that we praise them when they do something right. The group this week announced that've donated $50,000 to the New Jersey Council of Compulsive Gambling.

GameArt Gets Spanish Gaming Go-Ahead

Gaming software developer has announced that they've been granted certification by the Spanish Directorate General for the Regulation of Gambling (DGOJ), and will now be allowed to offer their games in the country as a result.

WeAreCasino and SoftGamings Team Up

Betting platform WeAreCasino revealed today that they've inked a content deal with developer SoftGamings, which will see the group's software offered the latter's platform.

Red Tiger to Supply Games to Danske Spil

Online betting firm Red Tiger Gaming announced that they've signed an agreement with Danish operator Danske Spil and will provide their games to the group as a result.

Punter Hits Major Millions Jackpot for $605,806

Today a punter playing Microgaming's ancient Major Millions slot hit the game's progressive jackpot for a huge $605,806 cash prize.

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New game releases

NetEnt's Temple of Nudges Goes Live

Casino game developer NetEnt has launched their newest video slot 'Temple of Nudges', which takes players to the jungle for a chance to win big.

Realistic Games Launches 'Reel Gambler' Slot

Casino game developer Realistic Games has announced that they've released their newest slot machine 'Reel Gambler', which gives players the chance to play the older style game.

Progressive jackpots

Powerball Jackpot Soars to $625 Million

This week the U.S.-based lottery Powerball saw its top prize soar to $625 million after nobody won the jackpot on Tuesday, making it the seventh largest prize ever offered, with room to grow if nobody wins the next draw.

Punter Hits Major Millions Jackpot for $605,806

Today a punter playing Microgaming's ancient Major Millions slot hit the game's progressive jackpot for a huge $605,806 cash prize.

Law and order

Industry and finance

Matchbook Will Sponsor The Dante Festival

Betting group Matchbook this week announced that they've signed a three year sponsorship with the York Racecourse and will become the Official Betting Partner of the Dante Festival as a result.

MansionBet to Partner With Ultimate Boxxer

UK betting firm MansionBet today announced that they've signed a sponsorship with Ultimate Boxxer, gaining the title of headline partner of the tournament.