Warning over gamblers' 'VIP status'
Online bookmakers must conduct affordability checks before upgrading gamblers to VIP status, a regulator says.
Toolshed: Jays' Pearson prepped for takeoff
Nate Pearson gambled by transferring to a junior college before the 2017 Draft. After going in the first round, the hard-throwing right-hander has the best arm in an improving Blue Jays system.
School's out; Canadian Parrot wins Olympic-sized gamble
Canadian snowboarder Max Parrot gambled on himself and won when he asked his parents for a loan to fund his budding career rather than go to college
Carlos Carvahal has transformed Swansea
I remember when Portuguese boss Carlos Carvahal became the Swansea boss in December. The Swans seemed to be sinking into the Championship and there was little hope of the Welsh side surviving the drop this season. The 52-year-old’s appointment was a gamble. However, he showed enough at Sheffield Wednesday to prove he is a very […]
Gambia returns to ‘colonial’ Commonwealth
Gambia has rejoined the Commonwealth, the tiny West African former British colony's foreign ministry says, five years after its now exiled former authoritarian leader withdrew his country, calling it a "neo-colonial institution".