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Harry Reid Supports RAWA Regardless of Poker Carve Out
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Harry Reid Supports RAWA Regardless of Poker Carve Out

April 18th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, the man who once supported online poker in the US, is now in favor of the Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA). The 75-year-old, who is stepping down from his political post, has...
China’s APPT Nanjing Millions Ends as Police Raid PokerStars Land-Based Tournament Site
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China’s APPT Nanjing Millions Ends as Police Raid PokerStars Land-Based Tournament Site

April 17th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The PokerStars-sponsored APPT Nanjing Millions event has been summarily shut down by Chinese police on Friday, four days into the main event. Reports on the ground are thin, due to Chinese restrictions on live media and blogging...
PokerStars New Jersey License in Closing Stages
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PokerStars New Jersey License in Closing Stages

April 17th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
PokerStars long-awaited return to the US igaming market is closer than ever before according to the owner of Resorts Hotel & Casino, Morris Bailey. Following a deal with PokerStars back in 2014, Resorts has been working with...
California Online Poker Joint House Hearings Planned 
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California Online Poker Joint House Hearings Planned 

April 16th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
California is to hold joint Senate and Assembly committee hearings to push forward its efforts to legalize and regulate online poker. While no date or agenda has been set, the hearings will have to be held before March 1st, the...
Daniel Negreanu Twitches Successfully with His Own Live Stream Channel
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Daniel Negreanu Twitches Successfully with His Own Live Stream Channel

April 16th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
Daniel Negreanu has started Twitching, and the poker community seems to love it. The PokerStars pro jumped in earlier this week to the live streaming matrix with his own channel, and fans were happy to tune in. Negreanu Plays...
Open-Face Pineapple Texas Hold’em? UK Students Invent New Poker Game
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Open-Face Pineapple Texas Hold’em? UK Students Invent New Poker Game

April 15th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Poker has no shortage of different variants to choose from. Texas Hold’em and Omaha are the standards today, while the classics like Seven-Card Stud and Five-Card Draw are still quite popular as well. Those looking to be a bit...
Poker Players Cure MTT Boredom with Grinder Gadget
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Poker Players Cure MTT Boredom with Grinder Gadget

April 14th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Finding a way to push through the monotony of a live tournament when all you’re seeing is bad cards can be tough. Fortunately, modern technology is on hand to help players push through the boredom barrier and the latest...
PokerStars Struck By Massive Server Issues
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PokerStars Struck By Massive Server Issues

April 13th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
PokerStars might be the largest online poker site in the world, but that doesn’t mean it’s immune to server difficulties. Despite investing millions of dollars in the latest computing technology, many players were...
Would a Hillary Clinton Administration Be Good For Online Poker? 
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Would a Hillary Clinton Administration Be Good For Online Poker? 

April 13th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Hillary Clinton’s announcement that she will be making a second run for the White House has put an end to two years of speculation and denial. But it still leaves us here at PokerSites.com wondering whether a Clinton...
$500,000 Super High Roller Bowl to Attract 50 Pros
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$500,000 Super High Roller Bowl to Attract 50 Pros

April 12th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The tournament world might be moving towards decreased buy-ins and increased guarantees, but a new poker TV network is planning to buck that trend with an event costing $500,000 to enter. Announced earlier this week, the...