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2013-12-11 23:22:13

The National Council on Problem Gambling and McGill University team up with lotteries around the world to discourage giving lottery products to underage children. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 This year marks the sixth year that the U.S. National Council on Problem Gambling and the International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviors at McGill University have partnered with dozens of lottery corporations around the globe to increase public awareness about...

2013-12-09 23:00:29

NCPG highlights expert testimony that gambling addiction is likely to increase if internet gambling legalized. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Dr. Rachel Volberg, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, testifies at the US House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade on the “State of Online Gaming”. The hearing will be held Tuesday, December 10, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Dr. Volberg, who has studied gambling for...

2013-12-03 23:21:00

Casino Management Systems (CMS) market report majorly focuses on the overall market of the IT solution and systems provided by several vendors for casinos. The report also emphasizes on market trends, drivers, restraints, future opportunities: http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/casino-management-system-market-1021.html. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 This report “Casino Management Systems (CMS) Market [Management Systems, Analytics (Predictive, Video), Security and Surveillance...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'