Games Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Games. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 85,831 in Games

  1. Odds do not favor backers of bill to allow new casinos in South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... as the Seminoles discuss renewing their exclusive agreement with the state to operate black jack and other banked card games in return for an estimated $136 million in revenue sharing each year. "We'll continue those discussions with the Tribe and ...

    Comment?

  2. James Harden's focus vaults him into NBA MVP conversationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... has helped keep the Rockets among the top teams in the Western Conference in a year where Dwight Howard his missed 37 games. And the three-time All-Star who is in his sixth year out of Arizona State is a better all-around player a season after being ...

    Comment?

  3. Proponents of online gambling ban serve "demon rum" at House hearingRead the original story

    Yesterday | RGT Online

    "Demon Rum." Two simple words uttered by Rep. Ted Poe perfectly summed up the farcical testimony offered by proponents of federal legislation to ban online gaming in front the House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations on Wednesday.

    Comment?

  4. Parental Advisory: How to limit your kids' iPhone usageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXVO

    ... from computer to TV to iPhone to Xbox. Experts agree that children who are glued to the TV or who play too many video games end up having more difficulty learning. Excessive use of electronics can even lead to sullen or aggressive behavior, so it's ...

    Comment?

  5. Deceptive? Oregon Lottery Ticket Perplexes Would-be WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Willamette Week

    ... had five spades he thought were winners. In the Oregon Lottery's scratch-off version, manufactured by Scientific Games International, a player is given 18 cards, and each card is paired with a dealer card. To win any of the 18 games, the player's ...

    Comment?

  6. Lawmakers discuss new gaming bill proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News 4 Jax

    ... deal with the Seminole Tribe, an exclusive deal that allows their tribes' casinos to run blackjack and other table games. The deal has brought $1 billion to the state and expires in July. "I encouraged them to participate in this workshop today, but ...

    Comment?

  7. Board Games That Bored GamersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    ... ... that hasn't been done before." Take Scrabble for instance. Parlett explains: "There had been many crossword games before, but this was the first one played on a board to incorporate premium squares that increased the point-value of individual ...

    Comment?

  8. Card Games - March 264 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Duplicate: Jim Thompson and Pat Wynthe, 27; Ruthann Gottwaldt and Barb Bretz, 2; Tom McGrath and Guy Emmons, 2; Bruce Peck and Joe Heal, 24. Duplicate: Jan Hauge and Dale Dickie, 29; Tom McGrath and Jim Thompson, 27; Jim and Myrna Turner, 27; Sandy and Bob Crozier, 25. Anyone interested in joining the bridge game at the Crosslake Community Center ... (more)

    Comment?

  9. 3 ways corporate America made me a better momRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statesboro Herald

    ... a minimum of 30 minutes daily. Side note: I don't do trampolines, anything related to the movie "Frozen," or board games that lower your IQ like Chutes and Ladders or Candyland. I'm all here time is where I believe I will get the best result in my ...

    Comment?

  10. What Magicians Can Teach Us About The Art Of ManipulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    When Jay Olson was a 5-year-old living in Vancouver, British Columbia, a magician pulled a coin from his ear and sparked a lifelong fascination with magic. Now a 28-year-old professional magician and a psychiatry graduate student at McGill University, Olson has recently conducted experiments using magic tricks to show how people's perceptions and choices can be manipulated.

    Comment?

  11. Fewer Tasmanians betting, but problem gambling remains steady: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The third social and economic impact study of gambling in Tasmania attributed a fall in gambling expenditure to the state's poor economic climate and a rise in online gambling. The survey assessed gambling in 2013 and found 61 per cent had gambled in the previous 12 months, 10 per cent fewer than in 2008.

    Comment?

  12. Araw ng Dabaw rapid chess opens tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    OVER 100 players will compete in the 78th Araw ng Dabaw Rapid Youth Chess Championships that starts at 8 a.m. tomorrow at the Davao Wisdom Academy gym. Ronnie Tabudlong of Metro Davao Youth Chess Club said the five-round Swiss System format tournament features the juniors and kiddies categories.

    Comment?

  13. GeoComply fights for online poker players during RAWA hearingRead the original story

    Yesterday | RGT Online

    Geo-location services provider GeoComply continued its fight for American online poker players, with CEO Anna Sainsbury testifying at a presentation in Washington DC yesterday morning. The company was instrumental in the genesis of pooled poker liquidity across Nevada and Delaware, with its technology enabling both launches and GeoComply supplying both states' iGaming markets.

    Comment?

  14. Casino City Gang: Partnerships, charities and gambling bans, oh myRead the original story

    Yesterday | RGT Online

    Casino City's Vin Narayanan gives Aaron Todd and Dan Podheiser a first-hand account of Wednesday's Restoration of America's Wire Act hearing in the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations. The trio also discusses the online partnerships between Nevada and Delaware to share online poker liquidity, and 888 and Caesars to provide officially sanctioned satellites into the World Series of Poker.

    Comment?

  15. House's big gambling bill on the table - place your betsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Palm Beach Post

    ... see the compact as sparking a bigger discussion. The compact giving the tribe exclusive rights to blackjack and table games at their casinos brought almost $300 million into the state treasury this year. But House and Senate budgets are now being ...

    Comment?

  16. Shaquille O'Neal teams with PLAYSTUDIOS on two new casino gamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | DVDCreation Reviews

    "When players get a flavor for how we've incorporated Shaq into our games, they are going to be amazed at how we've captured the essence of his personality. And just like our myVEGAS games, players earn real rewards as they play.'

    Comment?

  17. Tribeca Film Festival Announces Free Community EventsRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... April 25 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. The Street Fair will feature live Broadway performances, arts and crafts, food, games and activities, and much more. This year will also feature the return of signature experiences like the Tribeca Food Feast, the ...

    Comment?

  18. Modder adds Pokemon music, playable Flavor Flav to HearthstoneRead the original story

    Yesterday | Polygon

    Blizzard's online-only trading card game Hearthstone continues to pull in the play sessions with its collection of characters popularized by World of Warcraft , deep strategic gameplay and easy-to-learn, hard-to-master rules. But imagine how much more fun the game would be if you could swap out the art and sounds for existing cards for anything you wanted.

    Comment?

  19. It's been a good deal for Lincoln Academy to keep serving its communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Alas, since my third-grade year, which came about halfway between one-room school houses and iPads, much has changed. I'm Melissa "Mel" Hewiett's class at Lincoln Academy - one of the few school buildings in town that was standing when I was a third-grader - and students are rotating among various stations for math class.

    Comment?

  20. How to plan a family game night your kids will loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | She Knows

    ... is guaranteed to be home. For you, that could be Friday or Sunday nights. In our house, most weekends are usurped by games and there are definitely some practices during the week. While it has taken some juggling, and we do sometimes shift the day ...

    Comment?