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  1. Avoid getting sick on cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... where many people share many things. When a sick passenger with poor hygiene touches a water pitcher, doorknob, or poker chips, other passengers may fall ill, too. If you think a bellyache or throat tickle is unpleasant, you certainly do not want to ...


  2. Super Bowl buzz: Pitbull's a 'yes,' Clooney a 'maybe'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... a live performance from Jimmy Fallon's "The Tonight Show" band, the Roots. Saturday evening is a high-stakes Celebrity Poker Tournament that George Clooney is rumored to be attending. Sunday's Ultimate Tailgate Party is devoted to chilling and ...


  3. On poker: In certain situations, consider calling instead of raising, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    I recently had the pleasure of traveling to Prague for World Poker Tour and European Poker Tour events. I've found that, compared with players in the United States, European players are generally much more aggressive.


  4. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe opens to large crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    ... customers around 4 p.m. Wednesday. The casino, set up in the shape of a large rectangle, features 500 slot and video poker machines, 24 table games and an 82-seat race and sports book - managed by William Hill - with several feet of wall lined with ...


  5. Mississippi Grind Movie ReviewRead the original story

    13 hrs ago |

    ... outcome means that he is paying $20 to see something entertaining rather to win, which he argues makes him a strong poker player, among other talents. It's obvious from the first moment they meet, where Curtis buys Gerry an expensive drink at a ...


  6. Party AnimalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    Blaise Ingoglia knows when to hold 'em, knows when to fold 'em, knows when to walk away, knows when to run ... for office and win. Blaise Ingoglia is a minor YouTube celebrity, a minor real estate mogul, a motivational speaker, and a tournament poker player.


  7. Crime-fighting tool or legal robbery? NC law agencies rely on controversial programRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... His restaurant was one of nearly 200 businesses targeted as part of an illegal gambling operation linked to video poker machines last spring. A video showed state Alcohol Law Enforcement agents raid his business. They took machines and all of the ...


  8. State of the Capital - Weekly Political Wrap 2/2/15Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The RiotACT

    ... Burch putting her foot in it when it was revealed she concealed a her decision to allow $50 notes to be used in ACT poker machines. Although the Chief Minister laid the blame squarely on Burch, it was also revealed that Deputy Chief Minister Simon ...


  9. Students Get Scholarships to Study Video Games at NYURead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NBC New York

    ... Arts, called fighting games "fascinating." He said they're more akin to high intelligence, strategy-driven games like poker and chess than they are similar to typical video games -- and that the school wants more talented, passionate students like ...


  10. Philly Doctor, Receptionist Charged in Pill Mill SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... the Democratic candidate for coroner in Bucks County in 1999; he lost. He did win $13,038, however, at a February 2013 poker tournament at the Borgata. He took the final hand with pocket kings. O'Brien was once well-known in Bucks County for ...


  11. Video gambling crackdown shows state's hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... enforcement and state agents. The charges involved alleged gambling operations. It's Internet gaming, a kind of video poker. The state calls it illegal and has for a while now. Many of Alamance County's so-called sweepstakes operations either shut ...


  12. Illinois video gambling revenues doubled in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Quincy Journal

    ... creative in finding loopholes to bring the machines into their establishments. At least one flower shop offers video poker. And, a former television repair business in Springfield has its own gambling parlor. The gaming board reports that 175 ...


  13. GECO gets to the CORE of mobile gamingRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ... and Blackjack products to be offered as part of a platform level suite of table games which will also include Video Poker and 3 Card Brag. Further content to be released through 2015 will include slots, scratch cards and virtual products for both ...


  14. Friday night poker games at the Elks benefit Samaritan CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... Seventh Street. A variety of fresh, homemade soups, breads and desserts will be available. The weekly Texas Hold 'Em Poker games held at the Cambridge Elks Club are at 6 p.m. on Fridays at 6 p.m.. JD Jones and an experienced team offer the games ...


  15. Sundance 2015: "I Am Michael," "True Story," "Mississippi Grind," "Digging For Fire"Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... as a pair of lovable loser gamblers going all-in on a gambling trip designed to earn the stake for an infamous poker game. Boden and Fleck open their film with an image of a rainbow followed by the reflection of neon in a car-natural wonder vs. ...


  16. Thursday Morning RundownRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... has some fun with the RELAC referendum. Votes must be in by 5 p.m. Friday. [ Restonian ] Excessive For Policing Poker? - Fairfax County SWAT team members raided a poker game in a private home in Great Falls. [ Washington Post ] Tax Help Available at ...


  17. Inside Danish royal palace that left Kate, Duchess of Cambridge green with envyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... amazed that we had dared to do this,' he said. 'We took a chance, but we didn't do it like gambling on a roulette or poker. It was calculated, but it was also a calculated risk from our hearts.' Other rooms are more traditional, including the ...


  18. Sundance: 'Mississippi Grind' Sells to A24Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... with DirecTV. Co-directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck 's ( It's Kind of a Funny Story ) film centers on a slick poker player and his friend embarking on a road trip to a high-stakes card tournament in New Orleans. In his review , THR film critic ...


  19. Rapinder Cheema, from Green Street Green Road in Dartford, takes home ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kent Online

    A novice poker player has walked away from an elite competition with 78,825 shattering his previous record of just 300. This was the second tournament Rapinder Cheema, or "The Rookie" as his opponents nicknamed him, had ever played in.


  20. NOLA-shot 'Mississippi Grind' reportedly finds a buyer at SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... (Mendelsohn) and the other an up-and-comer (Reynolds) -- who hit the road together on their way to a high-stakes poker game in New Orleans. Sienna Miller, Analeigh Tipton, Alfre Woodard and Robin Weigart co-star. Both Reynolds and Mendelsohn were in ...