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Frank Luntz Tells iGambling Advocates to Unify Message
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Frank Luntz Tells iGambling Advocates to Unify Message

April 26th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
  Frank Luntz is an expert when it comes to gathering political data, and this week he stressed that in order for the online gambling industry to gain support from elected leaders, proponents need to create a stronger, more...
Loretta Lynch Confirmed as Attorney General
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Loretta Lynch Confirmed as Attorney General

April 24th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Loretta Lynch waited a long time, but on Thursday, she was finally approved for her next job. Following a five month delay, the Senate confirmed Lynch as the next Attorney General of the United States, making her the first black...
FBI Evidence Thrown Out in Phua Case
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FBI Evidence Thrown Out in Phua Case

April 20th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Paul Phua, the high stakes poker player currently standing trial for allegedly masterminding a multi-million dollar World Cup betting ring from inside Caesars Palace, has received a huge lifeline in his bid to leave court a free...
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...
Poker Player Alex Jacob Winning on Jeopardy
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Poker Player Alex Jacob Winning on Jeopardy

April 14th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Jeopardy is one of the world’s most popular game shows, and now a professional poker player has proven that he can hang with the trivia experts and geniuses among the show’s contestants. Alex Jacob, winner of the 2006 United...
Rand Paul Officially Announces Candidacy for Republican Presidential Nomination
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Rand Paul Officially Announces Candidacy for Republican Presidential Nomination

April 7th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The 2016 presidential campaign is officially underway, as the first candidates have begun to announce their bids and the first primaries and caucuses are less than a year away. That means that candidates officially declaring...
Amaya Reports Strong Earnings, Says PokerStars Will Enter New Jersey In Fall
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Amaya Reports Strong Earnings, Says PokerStars Will Enter New Jersey In Fall

March 31st, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Amaya made a variety of announcements during an earnings call Tuesday morning, covering topics ranging from the introduction of sports betting to their poker products to when PokerStars is likely to arrive in the state of New...
Pam Anderson Claims Rick Salomon Has Won $40 Million Playing Poker
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Pam Anderson Claims Rick Salomon Has Won $40 Million Playing Poker

March 17th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
The estranged husband of Pamela Anderson, Rick Salomon, reportedly won $40 million playing poker in 2014. The startling revelation hit the headlines this week after celebrity gossip site, TMZ, obtained court documents filed by...
Dominican Republic Bill Would Legalize Online Poker
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Dominican Republic Bill Would Legalize Online Poker

March 13th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
The Dominican Republic Standing Committee on Finance is focusing its attention on regulating all forms of gambling and legalizing Internet gaming. Committee members are discussing a new bill that would create a national...
PokerStars Subsidiary Accused Of Tax Evasion In Italy
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PokerStars Subsidiary Accused Of Tax Evasion In Italy

March 12th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
PokerStars may be in hot water with Italian financial authorities, as the police unit that investigates financial crimes in that country, known as the Guardia di Finanza, as named an Italian subsidiary of the online poker giant...