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  1. Poland protests Mattel game that refers to 'Nazi Poland'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Deseret News

    The Polish government has demanded that toy producer Mattel recalls a party game and corrects a card that refers to "Nazi Poland," officials said Friday. Poles find such language offensive because Poland was never allied with Germany and was in fact subjected to a brutal occupation by Nazi Germany throughout World War II.

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  2. Computer program to take on world's best in Texas Hold 'emRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Inside Bay Area

    Carnegie Mellon University researchers are going all in, pitting a computer program against some of the world's best professional poker players. Computer science professor Tuomas Sandholm and researchers Sam Ganzfried and Noam Brown are taking their poker-playing computer program, Claudico, to Rivers Casino on Friday.

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  3. CMU computer program to take on world's best poker playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Carnegie Mellon University researchers are pitting their poker-playing program against some of the world's best pros in a Texas Hold 'em competition at Rivers Casino, calling it a perfect test for artificial intelligence. RESEARCHERS WHERE BETTING ON ONE OF THEIR OWN.

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  4. CombinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Sun-Star

    LOTIS Key is a former professional film and theater actress who starred in almost 90 major films and was once romantically linked with the late Dolphy. She is the author of two novels, "The Song Of The Tree" and "A Thing Devoted."

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  5. Poker: Financial results for end of year 2014Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Mike's Blog

    For 2014, my Monthly targets have been: - Play 400 cash hands on NLHE $0.10 Full Ring with target of breaking even - Play 200 cash hands on PLO $0.10 6-max with target of breaking even - Play 2 sessions of 8 Game cash with target of breaking even - Play 3 MTT with target of breaking even Strategic Objectives for 2014 * Break even on all cash games * Play Mobile ZOOM as little as possible * Try to play MTT more regularly * Commit less to the online festivals Results For the year, my overall results have been Pokerstars -$ 687.91 Coral +$ 162.51 Black Belt +$ 375.39 OVERALL -$ 150.00 Pokestars details Cash results 8 Game -$ 5.09 NLHE Zoom 1949 hands -$ 9.01 NLHE 6529 hands -$ 67.96 PLO Zoom 1397 hands -$ 86.48 PLO 3215 hands -$ 73.43 NLO8 Mobile Zoom 1095 hands -$ 27.00 NLO8 Mobile Zoom 1370 hands +$ 18.95 NLO8 Zoom 457 hands -$ 35.59 Tournament Results EPT -$ 39.34 MicroMillions -$ 16.63 ... (more)

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  6. Price Drop: The Weekend's Best App Deals, April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | MacLife

    We've got some workout action for you on the cheap this weekend, plus a couple really pretty productivity apps. Games? Oh, yes.

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  7. Obituary: Artist Francis TsaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Gamasutra

    Video game, movie, and comic artist Francis Tsai has passed away, as confirmed by his wife, Linda. Tsai, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2010, created art for games such as Myst III and the Tomb Raider franchise, as well as comic books, card and board games, and Hollywood movies.

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  8. Republican Anti-American MajorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Kos

    Republicans won big in elections again in 2014, thanks in large part to low turnout and thanks to rigged districts. In 2012 more people voted for Democrats in congress yet republicans gained most of the seats and since then what have they really done? In the 2014 Defense Authorization act they gave Native American burial grounds in Arizona to a foreign mining company with a history of mining uranium for Iran.

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  9. Barona Resort & Casino Gives Players the Chance to Earn 7X Points on April 28thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Market Wire

    Barona Resort & Casino is ending the month on a high note by giving players the chance to earn 7X points on all slots, keno and video poker games on Tuesday, April 28. "We're celebrating the end of April by giving our Barona players an extra day to earn 7X points on their favorite games," said Rick Salinas, general manager of Barona Resort & Casino. "We love showing our players how much we appreciate them and this is one of the many ways we're saying thank you for being a part of our family."

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  10. Warsaw protests 'Nazi Poland' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Times of Israel

    The Polish government has demanded that toy producer Mattel recall a party game and correct a card that refers to "Nazi Poland," officials said Friday. Poles find such language offensive because Poland was never allied with Germany and was in fact subjected to a brutal occupation by Nazi Germany throughout World War II.

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  11. Humans take early edge in man vs. machine poker showdown at Rivers CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Post-gazette.com

    In what has been dubbed "Brains Vs. Artificial Intelligence," for the next two weeks four of the world's best Heads-Up, No-Limit, Texas Hold 'em poker players are taking on a highly advanced computer program designed by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University for their share of a $100,000 prize pot.

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  12. a Not again! Barbie maker's 'Nazi Poland' game outrages Warsaw days after FBI chief blunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Russia Taday

    One of the world's largest toy manufacturers - American company Mattel, known as the producer of Barbie dolls and toy Disney characters - raised a storm of indignation in Poland, as one of its latest card games contains the phrase 'Nazi Poland'. Polish Foreign Ministry said that the wording is "completely inconsistent with the historical truth and detrimental to the good name of our country."

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  13. 'Outlander' video foreshadows darker than ever Jack RandallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Mashable

    If you didn't already think Capt. Jack Randall was one of the most ruthless characters on TV, prepare yourself.

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  14. 2 Agatha Christie mysteries on Central Florida stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Wes Jones and Brandi McClure star in Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None." With book sales topping 2 billion, Agatha Christie remains the world's best-selling novelist.

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  15. Poland wants Mattel to recall game with 'Nazi Poland' trivia cardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Poland is requesting that U.S. game manufacturer Mattel recall the latest edition of the Apples To Apples party game because of a trivia card that uses the term "Nazi Poland." Warsaw strongly objects to the term, since it insinuates that Poland was allied with Germany during World War II.

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  16. District 228 Boys' Water Polo Team Takes 1st Place at InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Patch.com

    ... want to win. We were a very young team last year and we didn't lose any athletes to graduation. We also didn't win any games, and the boys were obviously distraught about that. So they have come out with a vengeance this year to prove to everyone ...

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  17. Brains vs. AI: Carnegie Mellon Computer Faces Poker Pros in Epic No-Limit Texas Hold'EmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    ... when playing against human players," Polk added. "I think there will be less hand reading so to speak, and less mind games. In some ways I think it will be nice as I can focus on playing a more pure game, and not have to worry about if he thinks ...

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  18. Gregg Popovich's main adjustment: Hope his guys just shoot betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | MSNBC

    Gregg Popovich made adjustments to how his Spurs defended and attacked the Clippers between Games 1 and 2 of what is now a tied series 1-1 heading to San Antonio for Game 3 Friday. For example, he tweaked how they defended that double high pick-and-roll the Clippers have gone heavily to .

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  19. Bringing the best of Vegas to SidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Penninsula News Review

    Leaving the slot machines and blackjack tables down in Nevada, The Peninsula Singers are bringing the best of Las Vegas entertainment to Sidney next week with their energetic musical concert Centre Stage in Vegas. On the lineup are songs from Neil Diamond, Barbara Streisand and Celine Dion, as well as classics from Frank Sinatra, Leonard Cohen, and the King himself, Elvis.

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  20. Probe into 'pokie style' arcade gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    Professor Peter Adams of Auckland University says games such as Wheel of Fortune are a "low potency" form of gambling. Photo / Nick Reed Internal Affairs Department inspectors are investigating the legality of children's amusement machines which experts say are grooming young people to play the pokies.

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