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#CarrotRanch #FlashFiction Challenge ‘The Rat Catcher’ @Charli_Mills

This post was written in response to Charli Mills at Carrot Ranch’s weekly Flash Fiction Challenge. May 11, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about trading. 368 more words

Carrot Ranch Flash Fiction

What did he bring him here for?

There was something about shady places that meant card games had to be played in them. Zamir wasn’t certain what. There were more interesting games, as far as he was concerned. 101 more words


March Madness Brings Illegal Gambling and Hardships for Addicted Gamblers

Casino Watch Focus has reported on the ongoing problems that come with the NCAA March Madness tournament each year. Millions is lost to employers through a decline in work place productivity and people continue to gamble away money at unprecedented rates. 391 more words

Social Costs

Police Rescue 45 Roosters From Illegal Cockfighting Event In Newark

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Newark police have seized 45 roosters and arrested two men in connection to an illegal cock fighting event on Saturday.

Authorities say they walked in on the animal fighting event at the El Cacique Social Club on North 6th Street at around 10 p.m. 89 more words


Billions in Illegal Gambling on Super Bowl comes with Serious Consequences for Many

Casino Watch Focus has reported on the significant amount of gambling on the Super Bowl each year, and each year the impact seems to grow. This year the amount of total gambling on the Super Bowl is estimated to be around $4.7 million. 334 more words

Social Costs

'Small Time Lottery'

“Forget the lottery. Bet on yourself instead.”
— Brian Koslow

By Alex P. VIdal

NEW YORK CITY — If security guards will check all the cabs that enter the drive-in motels, pension and lodging houses for possible presence of minors in Iloilo City in the Philippines as mandated by a city ordinance, only few customers will have the guts to enter in these premises especially during the Valentine’s Day. 430 more words


Philippines: Chinese Arrested "Illegally" By Department of Justice Office of Cybercrime -- DOJ acting as complainant prosecutor and judge

By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ

INQUIRER.net / 05:13 PM January 13, 2017

The Chinese nationals arrested at Jack Lam’s Fontana Resort and Casino were victims of illegal recruitment and fishing expedition by Philippine government authorities. 699 more words