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2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

Strip Scribbles: 'The Naked Magicians,' Steve Wynn, Sheldon Adelson, Jim Murren, Liam Payne

It's an eye-grabbing title, among other body parts, and, yes, three close-up magicians and an improv comedienne could lose their clothes while performing close-up magic in a new show coming to the Strip. The cool, sexy and hip trio perform raw - no big boxes, smoke or mirrors - and in their version of strip poker make playful bets with Emily Lauren Sanders in her role as a cocktail waitress to remove her clothing while creating unbelievable and impossible close-up routines.

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3 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

Coeur d'Alene Tribe fighting state poker ban

Tribal leaders said they are confident that they will win the case. They have argued that what they are doing is entirely legal.

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Related Topix: Games, Coeur d'Alene, ID, Spokane, WA

4 hrs ago | Reuters

Atlantic City loses another casino -- Trump Plaza

Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino has permanently closed its doors, making it the fourth Atlantic City casino to go belly-up this year. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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8 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Huey Lewis & The News is Coming to Belterra Casino Resort Oct. 11

Famed rock & roll band Huey Lewis & The News will perform live at 7 p.m. Oct. 11, in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort. Formed by two rival Bay area bands in 1979, Huey Lewis & The News have sold more than 20 million albums and continue to thrill audiences worldwide.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Huey Lewis & the News, Switzerland County, IN, Games, Blackjack

11 hrs ago | Philly.com

Pa. table-game revenue up; half of casinos had decreases

Pennsylvania's 12 casinos won $66.4 million from poker, craps, and other table games players last month, 4.6 percent more than in the same period last year. But results were split on the basis of individual casinos.

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14 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

Evolution Launches Dedicated Live Casino Environment for Rational Group's Full Tilt Brand

Evolution Gaming, the world leader in video-streamed Live Dealer gaming, has launched a dedicated live casino environment for Full Tilt.Full Tilt is best known as one of the world's leading poker brands and is now expanding its offering of casino games. studios, includes three live blackjack tables and one live roulette table.

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18 hrs ago | Daily Star

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BEER we go! Harry was planning to have just a couple of quiet pints but he reckoned without big bro William. It's his first big night out since the baby was born and he's determined to have a Wales of a time.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Reporter

Vacaville Police Officer's Association to hold annual poker tournament

The Vacaville Police Officer's Association will hold its 6th Annual Poker Tournament, playing Texas Hold'em in Memory of Catie Allio, on Saturday. Check-in starts at 5 p.m., dinner service starts at 6 p.m. and the tournament will start promptly at 7 p.m. Cost is $40 buy in or $15 for dinner only .

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Bugs and Cranks

Am I the only one who finds it beautiful

That Robinson Cano could play in October while Derek Jeter may be, in a twist of irony, relegated to parting gift recipient? With Texas Holdem Masters you can get information about the hottest trends in the popular Texas Holdem Poker game, with strategies and tricks so that you can be a master too.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Derek Jeter, Games

Sydney Morning Herald

Wraps come off secret casino documents

Previously secret documents relating to James Packer's proposed VIP casino at Barangaroo have been released by the NSW gambling authority, despite an initial claim their release would be commercially damaging to the billionaire's company, Crown Resorts. However, large slabs of a contract between the Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority and Crown in relation to the casino remain secret.

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ARLnow.com

Smartphone 'Wearable' Startup Uses Powerful Magnets

Editor's Note: Sponsored by Monday Properties and written by ARLnow.com, Startup Monday is a weekly column that profiles Arlington-based startups, founders and funders. The Ground Floor is Monday's office space for young companies in Rosslyn.

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Neatorama

Whodunit: The Last Poker Hand

The following is a Whodunit by Hy Conrad . These mysteries are from The Little Giant Book of Whodunits by Hy Conrad and Matt LaFleur.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

NEWS.com.au

High rollers: Australia's big gamble

NEW casinos in Queensland and Sydney are going all out to attract extremely wealthy Chinese high-rollers, but could these billion-dollar casinos become a haven for crime? ALMOST one in five adults in Australia rarely or never have any money left at the end of a pay cycle, a new study has found. TECHNOLOGY has made becoming a share investor easier and faster than ever, with first-time investors buoyed by solid price growth among many major stocks.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Games

Blue's News

Out of the Blue

I'm rereading Casino Royale after finding I could borrow it through Amazon Prime. Since the last time I read the debut James Bond novel, I have learned a few superficial things about gambling from watching pro poker on TV, and was amused by a detail of the story: In the climactic hand in the book's baccarat game, besides Bond completely slow-rolling Le Chiffre, he also gives off a couple of huge tells after getting two terrible cards, even though his opponent was yet to act.

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Illawarra Mercury

Shelly's rejects child care gambling link claim

POLL: Shellharbour Workers' Club chief executive Debbie Cosmos has hit back at claims that child care at clubs would normalise gambling for youngsters. Shellharbour Workers' Club chief executive Debbie Cosmos has hit back at claims that childcare at clubs would normalise gambling for youngsters.

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RedOrbit

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People who are in control of their gambling habits play for fun and like the idea of possibly winning big. They set limits on how much money and time they can spend, and they are likely to gamble on the internet.

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RGT Online

Bonehead Plays

QUESTION: I know you collect stories about unusual things that happen in casinos, and I have a couple for you. They're a little embarrassing, since they're about my own mistakes, but at least they've taught me to pay attention.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Blood Horse

Report: CDI Looking to Sell Fair Grounds

The Advocate cited "multiple sources" that said CDI hired JPMorgan Chase to look for buyers for Fair Grounds, which has slot machines and a network of off-track betting parlors with video poker machines. CDI has owned the operation since 2004.

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Bendigo Advertiser

Good morning Bendigo 14.09.2014

Partly cloudy today with patchy fog early this morning. A possible shower tonight and light winds with a top of 19 degrees.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Games, Oceania, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel

KTUL-TV Tulsa

McAlester Firefighter Arrested for Hosting Poker Tournaments

Aaron Boatright, who's in his 30's, was arrested for reportedly using a building solely for the purpose of gambling, which is a felony in Oklahoma. The building where the poker games were being played is located in McAlester at 9 North A Street, which is not where Boatright lives.

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Related Topix: McAlester, OK, Games

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