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1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

Brain starts slowing at 24 - study

That is according to researchers at Canada's Simon Fraser University, who have found that measurable declines in cognitive performance begin to occur at age 24. In terms of brainpower, you are over the hill by your mid-20s.


Related Topix: Chess, University of Florida

5 hrs ago | Washington Times

N. Idaho tribe says state poker ban doesn't apply

The Coeur d'Alene Tribe in northern Idaho plans to offer poker after deciding Idaho's constitutional ban on the game doesn't apply to the tribal-owned casino.


Related Topix: Poker, Coeur d'Alene, ID

9 hrs ago | Right Wing News

In playing the race card, Obama pulls a joker

President Obama once eloquently confronted race in a memorable speech in Philadelphia in 2008.


Related Topix: Card Game, US News

14 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

Palos Heights police working with casino on shooting investigation

Palos Heights police are working with security at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind., as part of their investigation into the Tuesday shooting of a man in his home.


Related Topix: Hammond, IN, Blackjack

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Revenue from Pa. table games up slightly

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Wednesday that revenue from table games totaled $67.9 million last month, up nearly 1 percent from a year ago.


Related Topix: Blackjack

CBS Atlanta

Optimal Payments and Caesars Interactive expand partnership for payment processing services

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Related Topix: Poker

Mother killed in front of teenage son

PARENTS will be able to book their child's appointments and communicate with doctors via iphones and tablets as part of a new Royal Children's Hospital computer upgrade.


Related Topix: Poker

Digital Game Developer

InventHelp Client Invention Keeps Mobile Devices Charged During Poker Games

"Im an avid poker player, and I like to have my tablet PC with me while playing the game," said an inventor from Clarksville, Tenn.


Related Topix: Poker, Clarksville, TN

Enfield Independent

Big bluffer found guilty of money laundering

The Big Bluff Private Members Club in Green Lane had been the front of an illegal poker club and not a non-profit organisation.


Related Topix: Poker


FBI Movie Warns American Students Overseas Are 'Tempting Targets' for Chinese Spies

"There is an old Chinese proverb-'Life is like a game of chess, changing with each move.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, China, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Chess

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Chepstow pupils challenge chess Grand Master

Help Imogen Appeal at St Mary's RC Primary School who were holding a chess tornament with the Bulgarian grandmaster Marian Petrov.WATCHING CLOSELY The grandmaster takes on one of the school's best Rachel McIntosh PUPILS at St Mary's R.C Primary in Chepstow spent yesterday battling a grand chess master in aid of the Imogen appeal.


Related Topix: Chess, St. Mary's, AK

'Civilization': A brief history of just one more turn

The storied franchise heads for the stars for the second time in its twenty-three year history but the history of Sid Meier 's just-one-more-turn creation is as interesting as the games themselves.


Related Topix: Board Game, _No Company, Chair Entertainment, Empire, Video Games, Strategy Game, Mars, Spiders

Inside Bay Area

Former online poker player James Hinton hopes to unseat Democrat Mike Thompson

James Hinton of Napa, a former on-line Texas Hold 'Em poker player, is doing something no Republican has dared to this year: He's going all in and challenging incumbent Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson in the heavily Democratic 5th Congressional District.


Related Topix: Poker, US Politics, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Napa, CA, Drugs, Marijuana

CBS Local

Borgata Reimbursing Poker Tourney Players After Fake Chip Scam

More than 2,100 entrants who finished outside the top 450 and played in the same room as the North Carolina man who is accused of introducing the fake chips will get $560, including a refund of their $60 entry fees from the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.


Related Topix: Poker, Fayetteville, NC


Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Poker Showdown Draws 1,795 Entries Exceeding Guarantee

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Related Topix: Poker, Card Game, Recreational Vehicle, Diamond, Blackjack

Scientific American

Are Girls Bad at Chess?

One of the most talked about findings in psychology today is "stereotype threat" a phenomenon in which a person experiences anxiety because of the fear of confirming a negative stereotype.


Related Topix: Chess, Family, Teenagers

Downtown Reno's Best Poker Rooms By Decade

Reno has a long history of providing great poker games , and there is still plenty of action in town, but the play has moved away from the downtown area where gaming first began.


Related Topix: Card Game, Poker, Reno, NV, Blackjack

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Study shows increase in online information thefts

The number of Americans who say they've had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center report released Monday.


Related Topix: Card Game, Personal Finance, Social Security

WTVG-TV Toledo

Cleveland schools to receive seized computers

Cleveland schools are slated to receive hundreds of computers that authorities seized from Internet cafes where they were used for slot machine or poker games.


Related Topix: Ohio, Poker, Cuyahoga County, OH, Toledo, OH, Rick Snyder, US Governors, University of Toledo

CBS News

Poker pro Phil Ivey accused of cheating by Atlantic City casino

Phil Ivey calls himself "the greatest poker player of all time," but a casino in Atlantic City has accused him of being something else: a cheat.


Related Topix: Card Game, Poker