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  1. Scrabbling for honour: World Champion Scrabble player 'bumbazes' Northern Echo reporterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    WE stopped counting Craig's lead at about 150 points as my boss's parting words swam around my mind: "you have to win," he warned; "the honour of The Northern Echo is on your shoulders; ask yourself how many points you get for the word 'sack.' " My thoughts swiftly turned to getting a new job, this time something nothing to words as it was becoming increasingly clear I hardly knew any.


  2. Award is reward for Danyal's positive spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    TEENAGER Danyal Abubaker has recovered from two bouts of surgery and 18 months out of the sport to win the Bradford & District Junior League's under-15 player of the season award. The 14-year-old from Mirfield received his trophy at the league's presentation evening at Heaton Tennis & Squash Club, and credited club professional Matt McTurk for his revival.


  3. Three charged with using funny money to play at Poconos-area casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Three Monroe County men were indicted this week with attempting to pass $8,700 worth of counterfeit money at two casinos in June, the U.S. Attorney's office announced Friday. A grand jury returned an indictment Tuesday, charging Jason Mitchell, 29, Andrew Turner, 27, and Michael Turner, 21, all from Tobyhanna Township, with conspiracy, dealing in counterfeit obligations and uttering counterfeit obligations.


  4. Poker: Financial results for November 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mike's Blog

    ... for free into Event 39 but paid "full price" for the other 4 events. Sadly I didnt last very long in any of the games... around 20 mins for 3 and 40 mins for the other 2, but was low cost and quite fun, so don't mind really. December should be more ...


  5. 12 Advent calendars that are just as commercialized as ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    Forget the War on Christmas. The War on Advent is upon us , some say, and the commercialization of Christmas has claimed yet another victim: Advent calendars.


  6. Ouija boards proving popular this ChristmasRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Unexplained Mysteries

    ... s and see how far you can go without freaking out, the last one left is the winner. Christmas is a good time for Board Games,fortunately their apparent reputation is pure fantasy and should be kept in the Movies where it belongs.


  7. Booster pack history: Strike of NeosRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Strike of Neos , the twenty-second expansion set in the YU-GI-OH! Trading Card Game , was released as a 69 card set in North America on February 28, 2007. This set introduced Six Samurai monsters and more fairy monsters.


  8. Getting Your Company's Employees To BondRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... she plays with her kids and it transformed a usually quiet coworker into the ruler of the break room that day! Playing games might seem counterintuitive at work but it is a great way to bond and get over a slump in the middle of the day. This could ...


  9. Bono Is A Low-rolling GamblerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Multi-millionaire rock star Bono always demands the "cheapest" table in a casino and sets a $125 limit on wagers for himself and all his pals. The U2 frontman loves to take his chances at roulette and blackjack but always keeps his bets small, and he insists everyone else in his party follows suit.


  10. It's raining naked men: 5 craziest crimes of theaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WHAS11

    It's raining naked men: 5 craziest crimes of the week It's raining naked men in airports, and more of the week's weirdest crime stories. Check out this story on 1: Logan Airport now has naked men falling through the ceiling : A woman using the restroom at Boston's Logan Airport got what was likely the surprise of the week when a nude man fell from the ceiling and into the stall area.


  11. Fraser Aird denies Rangers disciplinary issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Ally McCoist's side were lucky to finish last Saturday's 2-0 Tynecastle defeat to Hearts only a man short.


  12. Boy Crowned Youngest US Chess GrandmasterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sky News

    A 13-year-old boy has his sights set on becoming world chess champion after he was crowned the youngest ever American grandmaster. He was elevated after four victories - three of them against other grandmasters - at a tournament in St Louis, Missouri, last weekend.


  13. Gambling shifts from pull tabs to tribal casinos in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... local place." That leaves him among a shrinking minority of gamblers. For years, others have been deserting old-school games in favor of the electronic machines that Indian tribes can offer. That shift in gambling interests has led the state to shed ...


  14. Intertain Group Limited Comments on Trading ActivityRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... company that provides entertainment to a global consumer base. Intertain currently offers casino, bingo and poker games to its customers using the InterCasino, InterPoker, Costa and other brands. The InterCasino and InterPoker gaming platform is ...


  15. It's raining naked men: 5 craziest crimes of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    It's raining naked men in airports, and more of the week's weirdest crime stories: NH Couple's Monopoly Game Ends in Arrest: Let the "get out of jail free" jokes commence. A 21-year-old woman in Hooksett, NH, It's raining naked men: 5 craziest crimes of the week It's raining naked men in airports, and more of the week's weirdest crime stories: NH Couple's Monopoly Game Ends in Arrest: Let the "get out of jail free" jokes commence.


  16. Super Smash Bros guideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    ... er Smash Bros - multiplayer tips, defending, reading opponents, items How to make an impact as the new player in party games. Subscribe to The Daily . The 10 most popular stories of the day, delivered at 5pm UK time. Never miss a thing.


  17. Aird: Rangers not a dirty teamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... made and it's just part of the game. There are red cards all the time. You see it when you watch the highlights of any games. "It has been spoken about and we just need to get on with it now. That is it over and it won't happen again." As for the ...


  18. London's First Board Game Cafe: Draughts: Sip a coffee or pint and get lost in over 500 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cool Hunting

    ... is Draughts , London's first board game cafA . For A 5 guests get to stay as long as they want and play the games of their choice-and with over 500 games to choose from, it's no wonder many of them stay all day. Founder Toby Hamand left his job ...


  19. Tafa is back for big Bees testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    However, the ninth-placed SSE North One East club are being held back by an away record of five defeats and a draw. Bees coach Stuart Dixon said: "It is easy when you are at home because things are more familiar but we must start playing with the same enthusiasm away from home and try a bit harder.


  20. Trumpeter Jonathan Finlayson's Quintet At Firehouse 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 |

    The New York City jazz scene is an elaborate network, and trumpeter/composer Jonathan Finlayson, who brings his quintet, Sicilian Defense, to New Haven's Firehouse 12 on Friday, Dec. 5, is one of its most plugged-in connectors. Finlayson joined MacArthur fellow Steve Coleman's Five Elements when he was only 18; he's since performed in groups led by Mary Halvorson, Steve Lehman, Craig Taborn and Henry Threadgill.