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  1. William Hill plc Rating Reiterated by Canaccord GenuityRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "hold" rating reiterated by investment analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 373 price objective on the stock.

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  2. PixelJunk Nom Nom GalaxyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Gaming Nexus

    I like soup as much as the next person. Chicken noodle, tomato, minestrone, cream of mushroom.

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  3. 38 Surprising New Words Added to Scrabble's Official WordlistRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    The list was "influenced by all parts of life including social media, slang, technology and food, plus English from around the world," Collins Dictionary wrote in a blog post Thursday. The World English-Language Scrabble Players Association is going to officially adopt the new wordlist in September - after professional players get some time to study and get comfortable with words like "ridic" and "lolz," according to Collins.

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  4. 6 things almost every viral Kickstarter has in commonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PC World

    ... hit, consider making a tabletop game. Just under 3% of all Kickstarter campaigns in history have featured tabletop games, and yet nearly 25% of the thousand most successful fall in that category. Compared to the average campaign, tabletop games- ...

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  5. You Won't Believe What Passes For Acceptable Words In Scrabble These DaysRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    Scrabble dictionary has added lotsa new words for its players, and some are so ridic, they'll make you lolz. The venerable board game has an additional 6,500 words, including a few once limited to social media and technology.

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  6. Flatout Online Game Review For The Xbox, Playstation 2Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    ... media that become considered violent like music or images. If he were truly trying in order to not single the actual games industry then the tax would and should be levied against all connected with media. The Supreme Court recently ruled that the ...

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  7. SCRABBLE Adds Thousands of New WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WASH-FM

    ... ," "checkbox," "eew," "facetime," "grr," "obvs," "schvitz," "shizzle," "vape" and "onesie," are all now acceptable for games. All we have to say is "AUGH."

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  8. Lanky Twang: Calls for Lancashire phrases to follow 'shizzle and 'obvs' into Scrabble listRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    A CHAMPION of Lanky Twang has called on a popular board game to help resurrect the county's lost language. Lancashire dialect expert Sid Calderbank spoke out after Scrabble added 6,500 new words to the existing quarter of a million in the latest Collins Scrabble list - including Lolz, shizzle and cakehole.

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  9. Official Scrabble Word List Updated With More Jargon And SlangRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    A list of 6,500 new words have been approved for use in Scrabble games. The new words include slang terms like twerk and shizzle.

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  10. 888 Holdings Public Limited Company Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Canaccord GenuityRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... providing a range of virtual online gaming services over the Internet including Casino, Poker, Bingo, Sport and games to end users and also provides these services through its business to business independent unit Dragonfish to business partners. ...

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  11. Exclusive: Feds probe L.A.-area casino over cash transactionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... pressure, card clubs once commonly helped players evade reports on cash transactions, he said. He added that "Asian games" operations that offer games tailored to Asian or Asian-American players were particularly vulnerable because players insist on ...

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  12. Marijuana: coming to a St. Helens storefront near you? - Friday, 22 May 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Newberg Graphic

    It's far from official yet, but medical and retail marijuana outlets could begin appearing in St. Helens' commercial areas within months.

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  13. Leeds' Greek Street revamp attracts investorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Yorkshire Evening Post

    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. With work starting on the new five-star boutique Dakota hotel, The Alchemist opening a second venture at the old Prohibition site, La Rambla tapas restaurant moving into the former OK Karaoke building, Italian eatery Gusto launching on the street this summer and The Liquorist opening recently at the old Living Room venue, there is certainly a lot of change going on at the moment.

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  14. Chess: Pouya held, Atousa extends lead at Asia zonal chess tourney in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Iran's Pouya Idani settled for a draw with compatriot and fellow Grandmaster Ehsan Ghaem Maghami in the men's competition while Women's Grandmaster Atousa Pourkashiyan, also of Iran, made it four wins from four games at the ongoing Asian Zonal Chess Championships 2015 for men and women at the City Seasons Hotel here on Wednesday. The nine-round competition sees one player from each category qualify for the Chess World Cup to be organised later this year.

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  15. True-crime thriller revels in its ambiguityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    As evidenced by the success of the 'Serial' podcast and TV's 'The Jinx,' our collective taste for true-crime stories remains boundless. If murder is on the menu, so much the better.

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  16. Jackpot Capital Time Travelers Bounce from Medieval Times to Dinosaur ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... are better for those that do. Jackpot Capital Casino, which welcomes players from all over the world, has hundreds of games from Realtime Gaming. Its mobile casino for smartphones and tablets has dozens of mobile slot games including the new Lucha ...

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  17. Grande Vegas Casino Launches New Suit 'Em Up Blackjack with Sidebet Online and MobileRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... week. With more and more players using smartphones and tablets, Realtime Gaming has begun launching new mobile casino games at the same time that the online game is introduced. Last month, the Lucha Libre slot was the first game to launch on both ...

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  18. Scrabble players can get their lolz as slang added to board game's official dictionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Post

    It is one of the latest words to be added to the Scrabble lexicon, but it also encapsulates the reaction of some traditionalists to the new list: shoutout. The word, in fact a public greeting, as in a "shoutout" to friends listening to a radio phone-in, is one of 6,500 new words added to the game's official dictionary, including "lolz" for "laughs out loud" and "shizzle", which is American rap slang.

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  19. 'Waah' scrabble 'Waah'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    According to its publisher, the words include slang terms used on social media websites and texts like lolz, obvs, onesie, along with twerking, emoji, bezzy and ridic , the BBC reported. Word quinzhee, a term used for a shelter made by hollowing out a pile of settled snow, scores 29 Scrabble points, and has become one the highest scoring new entries.

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  20. New Scrabble-friendly phrasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business News

    Scrabble fans! A new edition of your favorite and most "grammatically correct" board game has been published, but it comes with a few new "ridic" words. "Lolz", "cakehole," "ridic" and "sexting" are just some of the peculiar words that are now acceptable in a game of Scrabble, according to the latest edition of "Collins Official Scrabble Words," published on Thursday.

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