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27 min ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

SLS Las Vegas prepares for midnight opening

After more than a year of construction, the SLS Las Vegas is ready for its grand opening.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Games

4 hrs ago | MobyGames

Screenshots for the game Smoke'em Poker

The game starts by asking the player if they want to adjust the settings, resume an old game, or start a new one.

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7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Stocks to watch at close on Friday

Asia's appetite for Australian dairy is showing no signs of being satisfied as Bega Cheese outlines plans to up its exports to the orient.

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11 hrs ago | West Australian

Share market ends week at six-year high

CommSec market analyst Steven Daghlian said gains were made despite some big companies going ex-dividend, meaning new shareholders aren't eligible for the latest payout, which typically causes a share price fall.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Kos

"The Simpsons" will live forever; Sam Simon won't

I don't know why I just spent about 40 minutes scrolling through the channel guide to record about 30 hours of "Simpsons" reruns.

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Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Games, US News, Liberal Political News

GuruFocus.com

Here's Why Zynga is Dead Money

Gaming organization Zynga 's turnaround appears to be falling flat. Down 21% in 2014, Zynga's issues could enhance going ahead because of firm rivalry and declining revenue.

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Related Topix: Games, Activision, Blizzard Entertainment, Activision Blizzard, Video Games, Software, Publishing, Media, Thomas Publishing

The Age

Melbourne Express: Woman saved from inferno

James Packer's Crown Resorts has squeezed a 17-year extension to its Melbourne casino licence out of the Victorian government after it increased poker machine taxes in December.

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Related Topix: Games, Australia, Oceania, World News

Star Tribune

Charges: Geriatric poker foursome cheated Canterbury Park

A geriatric foursome ran a quick and nominally profitable cheating scheme while playing poker at Canterbury Park one night last summer, according to charges.

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Related Topix: Games, Shakopee, MN

The Miami Herald

Card cheat who used invisible ink gets casino ban

A New Jersey man who marked cards with invisible ink that he could see with special contact lenses has been banned from Connecticut's casinos.

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Related Topix: Nevada, IA, Games

Sydney Morning Herald

Packer wins extension for casino licence

James Packer's Crown Resorts has squeezed a 17-year extension to its Melbourne casino licence out of the Victorian government after it increased poker machine taxes in December.

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Philly.com

Maryland casino eyes A.C. job seekers

Mark Manzoni, a bartender at the doomed Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, has a manila envelope in his hand and a smile on his face.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Wave

Throwback Thursday: How Orange got its name is a juicy tale

Was it a poker game or a grander plan that gave the city of Orange its name? The area today known as Orange was founded in 1871 by two Los Angeles attorneys - Alfred Beck Chapman and Andrew Glassell - and was first named "Richland."

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Related Topix: Orange, CA, Games, Sacramento County, CA, Orange County, CA

Hispanic Business

Who is Nevada's top federal campaign contributor in 2014 election?...

In fact, it's probably someone you've never even heard of. . Despite his outsized political spending, Katz is a little known figure in his hometown, especially when compared with the bright lights that follow the casino magnates also on the list.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Nevada, Games

TheDay.Com

Known 'card cheat' admits using invisible ink to mark cards at Mohegan Sun

A man flagged by casino security officials as a "known card cheat" pleaded guilty today in New London Superior Court to using invisible ink to mark cards at Mohegan Sun on Sep. 15, 2013.

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Related Topix: Baton Rouge, LA, Games

Bryan County News

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Americans are finding their lives more and more virtually wired to the Internet.

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Santa Fe Reporter

Red Sage, Yellow Corn

Even as I carried my paper containers of leftover food between poker tables and ringing slot machines, each plate that crossed my table that evening lingered in my imagination.

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Related Topix: Sage, Supplement, Life, Food, Dining, Games, Santa Fe, NM

Isle News

Appleby Acts for Pokerstars Seller in Us$4.6 Billion Deal

Appleby acted as Isle of Man legal advisor to Oldford Group, parent company of the PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker brands, during its sale to Amaya Gaming Group Inc. for an aggregate purchase price of US$4.9 billion.

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Related Topix: Isle of Man, Europe, World News, Games

Post-gazette.com

$75,000 fine for employee theft at Rivers Casino ruled illegal

The state Supreme Court on Tuesday found that a mandatory $75,000 fine imposed upon a poker dealer convicted of stealing $200 from the Rivers Casino is unconstitutional.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

RGT Online

Ask the Slot Expert: Did My Video Poker Machine Malfunction?

Last night I was sitting next to a gentleman who was playing the Wicked Winnings slot machine and he hit the She Devils with several Ravens.

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Evening Times

Gail's Gab: water shortages and the UK's grotesque wage gap

Tommy was having his obligatory monthly poker night and had invited 12 guests. I had the cleaning and shopping to do for this event plus I was going out with my friend Maureen for a wee girlie jaunt to the West End.

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Related Topix: Games, Strathclyde County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Opinion

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