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1 hr ago | The Day

Martha's Vineyard casino issue becomes a question of character

Afternoon light glances off the facades of houses in the Cottage Park neighborhood of Oak Bluffs, on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Mass.


Related Topix: Oak Bluffs, MA, Games, Deval Patrick, US Governors

1 hr ago | NWAonline

Tribe's casino plan rattles island

In this Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, file photo, the unfinished community center sits on the Aquinnah Wampanoag reservation in Aquinnah, Mass., on the island of Martha's Vineyard.


Related Topix: Games, Deval Patrick, US Governors

Sat Aug 30, 2014

RGT Online

The Importance of Speed at Video Poker

QUESTION: Playing video poker the other night, I noticed something. One, the guy on my left was playing VERY fast.


Related Topix: Games, #Poker, Video Games

Daily Herald

Heun: History rules in Tri-Cities

Each of the local history museums or centers has made significant improvements over the years, adding much to the stories of our past.


Related Topix: Geneva, IL, Theater, Arts, Batavia, IL, Games, Elburn, IL

The Mac Observer

Get Free Bitcoins with 45 Website Faucets that Really Pay [Update]

The descriptions on everything else were also updated. - Bryan] Bitcoins are all over the headlines, but did you know there are websites that pay out "free" Bitcoins for visiting them or doing tasks? They're called Bitcoin faucets, and they're a great way for you to get into Bitcoins without mining, winning it through playing online poker with ... (more)


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Games

Slate Magazine

The Longform Guide to Modern Las Vegas

Every weekend, Longform shares a collection of great stories from its archive with Slate .


Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Games, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Adventure

Small-time crook hit the Vegas big time

Benny Binion, native of tiny Pilot Grove, Texas, began his career as a crooked horse trader, graduated to bootlegging, took over the policy racket in Dallas, broke into the big time by opening the Horseshoe casino in Las Vegas, launched the World Series of Poker and turned the once back-alley game of Texas Hold'em into a worldwide spectator sport.


Related Topix: Games, Entertainment

Lakes Region Casino for sale last two months; asking price $3.5 million, manager says

The Lakes Region Casino, a local favorite for area charitable gamblers, is for sale.


Related Topix: Games, Card Game, Blackjack

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Friday Night Live: August 29, 2014

This is Fox 5's Friday Night Live, a weekly celebration of the end of the work week.


Related Topix: Games, Entertainment, Television, The Real Housewives, New York, NY, Coney Island, NY

The Baltimore Sun

Alleged high-roller theft case shrinks dramatically

As three lawyers for Maryland Live casino entered a federal courtroom Friday morning, it seemed that a list containing information on thousands of high-rollers was on the line, a trove they suspected had been taken by a former employee who had left for a competitor.


Related Topix: Maryland, Games

Arsenal FC

Wenger - Transfer deadline a poker game

Arsne Wenger has compared the final days of the transfer window to a poker game - and says that to be successful you must be able to call a bluff.


Related Topix: Games

The Independent

Stuart Wheeler: The ace in Farage's pack

He gave A 5m to the Conservatives. Now the tycoon backs Ukip, and has convinced Douglas Carswell to join him Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.


Related Topix: Card Game, Games


Reno-area VFW to host poker tourney

There are a lot of great events happening this Labor Day weekend. One of them is an annual poker tourney to benefit out local veterans, that takes place Friday evening.


Related Topix: Games, Reno, NV

The Guardian

Time to start mining children

Well, this really is terrific news. Video Lottery Terminals are now available at all locations in P.E.I. for a full seven days a week.


Related Topix: Games, Opinion


UPDATE 1-Bwin.Party outlines turnaround plan, more cost cuts

Online gambling company Bwin.Party set out plans on Friday to cut costs further and improve the performance of a business that has suffered a series of setbacks since its creation three years ago.


Related Topix: Games

Live Charts widens first-half loss on weak poker and casino revenue

Gaming giant widened its first-half loss, reflecting a fall in casino and poker revenues.


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Basingstoke Gazette

Fiona Biermann

CHINEHAM Village Club: This Saturday, it's Race Night in the lounge bar from 7.45pm.


Related Topix: Games, Arts, Photography

Thu Aug 28, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Clarion Hotel closing its doors after Labor Day

The chairman of Nevada Gaming Control board confirms that the Clarion Hotel has filed closure plans with state gaming regulators.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Games

Hispanic Business

Patent Application Titled 'Gaming System with Remote Controller...

Reporters obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Gaming machines, such as slot machines, video poker machines and the like, have been a cornerstone of the gaming industry for several years.


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Hotel Interactive

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore Celebrates Grand Opening

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore celebrated its grand opening in style with a star-studded celebration to welcome Baltimore's most influential citizens to Charm City's newest attraction.


Related Topix: Baltimore, MD, US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Games