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  1. Iranian-American woman Azita Raji Nominated For Ambassador To SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Payvand News of Iran

    The United States Embassy in Stockholm is set to get its first female ambassador after the White House announced it was nominating the Iranian-American ex-investment banker Azita Raji to take over from Mark Brzezinski.

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  2. NYC racino operator sets sights on upstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Times Herald-Record

    ... gaming floor at Resorts World, as garish neon lights, blaring horns and whistles beckoned players to try their luck at games such as baccarat and a video slot machine version of "Wheel of Fortune." Because it was created as a racino, one of nine ...

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  3. Strategy and Tips on Blackjack: Gaining the winning edge in BlackjackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Blackjack is one of the few casino games that are beatable in the long run. is the most widely played casino game in the world, it blends chance and skill giving the player a greater opportunities to win.

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  4. The Chinese in Britain ... charting the diaspora's journey to a new landRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Today, 400,000 ethnic Chinese call Britain home. But their 325-year history of labour contributions to the UK, from being 17th-century seamen to establishing London's now-famous Soho Chinatown, have often gone undocumented and unnoticed.

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  5. Backstreet Boys Set Sail Today on 2014 Fan Cruise: "It's a Blast," Says Nick CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WXLO-FM Worcester

    Every year, it seems, another act announces that it's starting their own fan cruise, but the Backstreet Boys have been doing it -- very successfully -- for several years now. This year's installment gets underway on Friday, and as usual, the guys have a lot of great activities planned for their fans.

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  6. Spirit BoredRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    FROM THE SAME PEOPLE who brought you the Transformers and G.I. Joe franchises comes Ouija , a new entry into the toys-as-cinema genre. There were predecessors, like the extraterrestrial armada of Battleship , the sleuthing vagaries of Clue , and the tornado-swirling bovines of Twister ! And now, to continue that fine tradition of board game spectaculars, Hasbro offers up Ouija : No longer just a game for stupid children, now it's also a film where teenagers drop the word "planchette" with casual ease.

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  7. Complaint: Legislature unfair in lottery reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    ... insiders. He'll get the recommendations he wants, including the predetermined agreement with him that "monitor" games - electronic instant gambling at stores and restaurants bars - are a bad idea. Prediction: The consultant will soon find value in ...

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  8. F1's worst title defencesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business News

    Sebastian Vettel may be enduring a sub-par world title defence this season, but it's nothing compared with some of the post-championship howlers suffered over the years. These five should make reassuring reading for Seb as he looks to end 2014 with a flourish.

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  9. The Las Vegas Game You Should Avoid At All CostsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Have you ever wondered why casinos place annoying, noise slot machines right inside their front door? Or why the roulette table is placed at the corner you walk by every time you get off the elevator? It all has to do with the likelihood of you playing a game and the odds the casino has at taking your money in each game. The house wants to put its most profitable games on prominent display in the casino and for different casinos that could mean different things.

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  10. Pinoy chess coach-sports scribe rules Thai tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The 37-year-old tallied 4.5 points in five rounds, the same output of Rhenel Peligros of Davao City, whom he beat after tie break points were applied. In the blitz competition, Bernardino escaped a losing position against seven time Tarlac champion Henry Calacday in the penultimate round then edged Diaz, in the last round to finish unbeaten with perfect five wins.

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  11. Cheddleton Chess ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    CHEDDLETON Chess Club was very much in the spotlight at this year's annual meeting of the English Chess Federation , held in Birmingham last week. Club president Roger Edwards, who recently held the position of president of the ECF, was awarded the President's Award for Services to Chess by the new president, broadcaster and journalist Dominic Lawson.

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  12. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    ... fees. "With the money from the competition we could put that money towards the children by using it to buy more board games and activities and buying whatever is needed at the time." The 29-year-old, from Fegg Hayes, added: "We only started the ...

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  13. Going hi-tech for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... the mood. In the backyard I'll tack old paint sheets to the fence and project videos of the Top 10 Scariest Video Games of All Time. Something that doesn't necessarily need to be heard but is definitely great when seen. If there is enough time, I ...

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  14. RATHDOWNEYRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Leinster Express

    Condolences to the late Margaret Hickey of Ossory St, Rathdowney, who died on October 14 in her 95th year, peacefully at her residence. Predeceased by her husband Danny and her daughter Angela .

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  15. First night of Fantasticon a reflection of MKE's greatest traitsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    ... effort to check it out. The vendors set up their wares and there is merchandise for the die-hard fans of comic books, games, movies, anime, cosplay, art and pop culture. And there are items for people who are not more than a casual observer, or ...

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  16. 2014 Holiday Gift GuideRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Minnesota Monthly

    Kids are easy enough to buy for around the holidays. What, though, do you get the grown-ups on your list? We share 22 creative gift ideas for those tough-to-buy-for adults , ranging from clothes, jewelry, and unique items available at local shops to excellent restaurants, fun shows, and nearby destinations perfect for a weekend getaway.

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  17. Robert SavelkoulRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    Robert Joseph Savelkoul, 72, a Lansford area farmer, lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Mesa, Ariz. Bob, or "Savey" as he was called, was the youngest of six children born to John Henry and Margaret Savelkoul.

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  18. This week in print - Wando welcomes new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    ... itself, was a two-level facility with a computerized, lighted dance floor. They played the Hot 100 and featured video games, backgammon, chess and billiards. According to an article about the opening, parents were invited to come by and take a look ...

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  19. The Art of PokerRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ... him at fscobe@optonline.net . John Marchel is an author, speaker, teacher and player -- what John plays are casino games. He's been a casino player for over 25 years and has played successfully in Europe, Panama, the Caribbean, Canada, Atlantic ...

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  20. 3 fun Halloween party gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and activities that do not involve knocking on other people's doors have become very en vogue. Below are three party games that might be played at such events: Bobbing for apples is a classic party game that requires players to try and grab apples ...

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