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Wagering On A New Pope? You Bet!

Religion News Service | Natalie Dibalsio | Posted 03.03.2013 | Religion

(RNS) It's not just the future of the Catholic Church riding on the selection of the next pope. More than 20,000 people have bet hundreds of thousa...

Irish Bookmaker Calls Election, Pays Out Obama Bets

Posted 11.06.2012 | World

No need to wait until the last chad is counted -- heck, no need to wait until the polls close on Nov. 6 to find out who won the U.S. presidential elec...

Is It Possible To Predict Nobel Prize Winners?

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 10.06.2012 | Science

STOCKHOLM -- Guessing who will win a Nobel Prize is a bit like forecasting the stock market: Experts don't seem to do it any better than laymen. So i...

WATCH: Controversial Irish Racing Ad Slammed As Transphobic

Posted 02.21.2012 | Gay Voices

A controversial new ad for an Irish betting company will continue to air despite a flurry of complaints decrying the clip as transphobic. Produced...

PaddyPower.com Offers Betting On Endangered Species, Next BP CEO In Wake Of Oil Spill

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PaddyPower.com is cashing in on the recent oil spill disaster by offering gamblers the chance to place bets on environmental and corporate fallout in...

2016 Olympics: Chicago Tops Bookie's Odds To Win Games

Chicago Tribune | Dan Simmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

If you believe the odds, Chicago will run away with the 2016 Olympic bid. ...