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  1. The Future of Online GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago |

    The Free Online Games have become exceedingly popular among the young and the old alike. One recent survey indicates that two third of the players of the online games are in the age group 8 to 21 years while the adult players constitute 14% of the total players of the online games.


  2. Ask the Slot Expert: More on Video Poker DealingRead the original story

    24 min ago | RGT Online

    I read with interest your early September column about video poker dealing being changed from five cards with five "shadow" cards behind them -- and you got the card behind whichever card you threw away. I am wondering if you left out one iteration of dealing before IGT got to the current system of the second five cards being randomly circulated by the RNG -- which changes your result based on the exact second you hit the draw button.


  3. Chess and NBA playersRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    Rockets GM Daryl Morey Tweets Photos Of Past, Present NBA Stars Playing Chess Tuesday, September 16, 2014 1:37 pm Written by: Jonathan Crowl Chess doesn't have a long tradition in NBA circles, but you can't blame Daryl Morey. The Houston Rockets GM, already known for his cerebral approach to basketball, tweeted out some photos Monday of NBA stars playing chess against grandmasters and child prodigies alike.


  4. Casino prepared for competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Review

    ... venue and a golf course. Compared to Hollywood Gaming's 850 slots, Mountaineer has 2,086 slot machines, 39 table games and 12 poker tables, he said. Slot machines were first installed in 1994, and table games were added in 2009. But increasing ...


  5. Ruth Kersch loved volunteering, roller-skatingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Missourian

    ... family game nights," Roberts said. "Monopoly was definitely the family favorite. I will always remember playing board games and watching 'The Wonderful World of Disney.'" Mrs. Kersch's husband was a traveling salesman, and Roberts said that her ...


  6. Trump Plaza deals final hand at casino, hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The epic swoon of Atlantic City continued Tuesday as Trump Plaza was put out of its stained-carpet, squeaky-revolving-door, no-room-service-center-of-the-Boardwalk misery as its dedicated hospice workers dealt a final hand of blackjack. "Sit down and play a hand, you won't get another chance," said Shelly Orloff, an IBM Mainframe system programmer from Bergen County, around 3 a.m. Gambling operations were stopped at 5:59 a.m., the official end of the gaming day by state regulation.


  7. Birthday mail piles up for young boy with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    "Today, I couldn't even get in the front door, because there was so much outside," said Melanie Roerdink, Beckett's mother. Beckett's wish first started to spread through his Caring Bridge web site.


  8. PlayStation Store Update - Murasaki Baby, KickBeat SE, Anomaly 2Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    Murasaki Baby and Run Like Hell! are available for the PS Vita with Kickbeat - Special Edition, Anomaly 2 and Air Conflicts: Vietnam Ultimate Edition for the for the PS4.


  9. FSU ready for Clemson's QB duoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... that hasn't stopped the buzz from growing around true freshman Watson has played sparingly in Clemson's first two games, but has given the Tigers' offense a boost seemingly every time he touches the ball. The former five-star prospect has completed ...


  10. How Not to Lose Your VirginityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Stranger

    It was a Thursday night in college, and I had a study date with this dude I'd met in class, a tallish 20-year-old who was funny in a quiet sort of way. Our study dates had been a regular ongoing thing, and as the quarter progressed, the amount of time we spent actually studying declined.


  11. Blood Bowl dev launching football simulator next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Joystiq

    ... team or individual player's stats, such as rushing and passing and much more; and by watching your opponents' previous games in 2D or 3D to get inside their tactics. Armed with this knowledge, you can customize your Gameplan with plays to hammer at ...


  12. City officials warn of impact as corner stores must start paying for equipment to accept food stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    The federal government plans to shift the cost of accepting food stamps to retailers in the coming weeks, a move that Baltimore officials and anti-hunger advocates said Tuesday could make it harder for some families to buy groceries. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and her administration are working with advocacy groups to inform merchants of the change and to help them prepare.


  13. The Best Golfers from the Big 4 SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    We'll never see another Bo Jackson. Brian Jordan was the last professional male athlete to earn All-Star distinction in more than one league.


  14. Kids enjoy day with LPGA players in PrattvilleKids enjoy day with...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Kids enjoy day with LPGA players in Prattville An estimated 2,000 boys and girls watched top LPGA players demonstrate their skills Check out this story on Children cheer while attending a youth golf clinic Tuesday leading up to the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Capitol Hill in Prattville. High temperatures and humidity had youngsters sweltering at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail on Tuesday, but they figured out a way to beat the heat.


  15. SudokuRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    To insert numbers in the grid, click a number from the row below the grid and then click on a cell on the grid. Sudoku, is a Japanese, fun puzzle game.


  16. Strip Scribbles: 'The Naked Magicians,' Steve Wynn, Sheldon Adelson, Jim Murren, Liam PayneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    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.


  17. Trump Plaza shuts down; 4th AC casino to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chilliwack Times

    Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino closed its doors early Tuesday, the fourth Atlantic City casino to go belly-up so far this year. When it opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation.


  18. Burlington charity golf tourney for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Sutton Group-Quantum Realty will hold its first annual Sutton Quantum Cares Best Ball Scramble Golf and Texas Hold'em Charity Tournament next month to celebrate its 20th anniversary. The Saturday, Oct. 4 event at Burlington Springs Golf Club will combine great food, golf, networking and poker.


  19. A 1980s Corporate Raider Holds Off the SECRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    At a beachside picnic table on this Caribbean island, where he lives in voluntary exile, former corporate raider Paul Bilzerian says he hasn't lost his taste for battling his enemies in the U.S. government. But 25 years after Mr. Bilzerian became a Wall Street felon, the Securities and Exchange Commission is quitting the fight, winding down its quest to collect a $62 million civil judgment against him for securities fraud.


  20. Clive Downie: Zynga looks for 'creative risk-takers' and 'best-in-class technology'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... has in a day and knows that time is valuable. Often putting himself in the consumers' shoes, he asks what can Zynga's games and apps make to be worthy of someone's valuable time? Regarding the success of Farmville 2: Country Escape, Downie credits ...