sports betting

25 busted in 5 states for sports gambling ring
News Billy Rennison 10/26/2012 at 5:46PM

All bets are off. Twenty-five individuals were indicted on charges of operating an illegal sports betting enterprise in Queens that netted more than $50 million. Arrests occurred in five states — New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nevada and California — resulting in the seizure of more than $7 million. Eight of the defendants were arrested [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 10/26/2012 at 7:14AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 7 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Halloween Haunted House Visit for some thrills and chills! Stay for hayrides, treats, mulled cider and pumpkins on sale. [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 5/21/2012 at 7:59AM

60,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews fill Citi Field and Arthur Ashe Stadium to denounce evils of the Internet A mass rally for men only drew more than 40,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews to Citi Field Sunday to denounce the Internet and its pervasive impact on family life. An overflow crowd of another 20,000 bearded men sporting long black coats [...]