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January 6, 2019 10:50 AM Philippine court orders arrest of Japanese casino mogul Okada

MANILA (Reuters) - A Philippine court has ordered the arrest of Japanese pachinko billionaire Kazuo Okada, about a month after the country’s Department of Justice recommended the filing of charges against him over three counts of fraud. The DOJ has found cause to indict Okada for three counts of swindling after he acquired “through mistake or fraud 134

December 27, 2018 8:40 PM Frank Adonis, 'Goodfellas' actor, dead at 83

"Goodfellas" actor Frank Adonis has died, Fox News can confirm. He was 83. According to his wife Denise, Adonis — who starred as Anthony Stabile in the 1990 iconic mob film — passed away Wednesday night in Las Vegas. "Frank is a great father and an amazing husband," she told us on Thursday. "He is the love of my life and he was respected by his friends 99

December 25, 2018 6:44 PM GoFundMe refunds donors in alleged scam involving homeless vet, NJ couple

GoFundMe refunded more than $400,000 to 14,000 donors who believed they were helping a homeless veteran from Philadelphia — but later discovered it was an alleged scam concocted by a New Jersey couple. GoFundMe spokesman Bobby Whithorne said Tuesday refunds were issued to those who donated to the fund to help Johnny Bobbitt that was created by Katelyn 136

December 25, 2018 3:01 PM Man defies 20 million-to-1 odds to win $1 million at poker game

A poker player at a New Jersey casino defied the odds and hit the jackpot Saturday. The man, identified as Harold M., of Lakewood, N.J., won $1 million at the Borgata Hotel Casino at a three-card poker game. He only made a $5 bet. Harold hit a royal straight flush of diamonds, a hand that overcame 20 million-to-1 odds. Harold was dealt a 10, queen and ace of diamonds 90

December 14, 2018 10:38 PM Homeless man involved in GoFundMe scam released on bail

Johnny Bobbitt stands during a hearing Burlington County Courthouse in Mt. Holly, N.J. on Friday Dec. 14, 2018. (David Swanson /The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, Pool) The homeless man allegedly involved with a New Jersey couple in scamming GoFundMe donors of more than $400,000 has been released on bail, reports say. Johnny Bobbitt appeared in Burlington 107

November 27, 2018 9:39 PM Disney, Fox deny claims in $1 billion Malaysia theme park lawsuit

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) on Tuesday rejected claims in a Malaysia casino operator’s lawsuit accusing them of abandoning a licensing contract tied to the planned construction of a Fox-branded theme park. Disney and Fox said Genting Malaysia Bhd’s (GENM.KL) respective claims against them were “without 133

November 20, 2018 8:15 PM Future's Birthday Party Broken Up After Cops Called for Shots Fired

Future and Drake turned ATL's famed Magic City strip club into "Future City" for the rapper's birthday, but the party was cut short when a report of gunfire brought cops to the scene ... TMZ has learned. Sources say Future and Drake's invite-only party brought in rappers Lil Yachty, Jacquees, Pastor Troy, Casino, MJAE The Great & 550 and Atlanta Falcons 72

November 16, 2018 5:28 AM Billy Idol becomes US citizen, holds flag as he takes oath

Billy Idol became a U.S. citizen on Wednesday in Los Angeles, holding the American flag as he took the Naturalization Oath of Allegiance. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services tweeted out a collage of images of the 62-year-old rock star in the ceremony. “It’s a nice day for a naturalization ceremony,” the USCIS wrote in a punny tweet. “Congratulations 149

November 9, 2018 4:30 PM Barry Manilow Sued For Not Paying For Las Vegas Laser Production Equipment

Barry Manilow had some super cool laser projectors for his summer performances in Las Vegas, but the singer allegedly never coughed up the dough for the equipment, and now the company that rented to him is gunning for a ton of money ... with the help of a judge. According to a new lawsuit, obtained by TMZ, Barry agreed to rent five expensive Panasonic 96

October 24, 2018 3:09 PM Red Sox Manager Alex Cora Is Hitting on Every Move

BOSTON—If Alex Cora walked into a casino this week, the owners would do well to throw him out before he finds a seat. If he bought a lottery ticket, everyone else who did could safely rip theirs to pieces. When the manager of the Boston Red Sox makes a bet lately, he does not lose. The latest key decisions in what has been a charmed postseason for the rookie 58