• Asia-wide crackdown on illegal gambling during Euro 2016

    BANGKOK (AP) — Interpol says a crackdown on Asian gambling dens and websites during football’s European Championship led to more than 4,100 people arrested and $13.6 million seized.

  • Police tackle rise in gambling “slaphouses” in California

    WESTMINSTER, Calif. (AP) — On a quiet suburban California cul-de-sac where neighbors hang wind chimes and grow rose bushes, one three-bedroom house stood out. At night, dozens of cars swarmed outside. Groups of young women headed inside the fenced-off home dotted with security cameras. The next morning, the street was littered with syringes.