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  1. Backstreet Boys Set Sail Today on 2014 Fan Cruise: "It's a Blast," Says Nick CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... things fans get from the Boys on the cruise. There'll also be a Q&A session with the group, A.J. McLean is hosting a poker tournament, and Howie Dorough is hosting a blackjack tournament. "When people comes on the cruise, what goes on the cruise, ...

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  2. Harrah's goes pink with the second annual Battle of the BrasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... cancer early on. The Battle of the Bras kicks off at 1:45 p.m. with a celebrity parade followed by the celebrity poker tournament at 2 p.m. in the events center. Players can see if they can hold it against celbrities in the Battle of the Bras Deep ...

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  3. Phil Ivey loses A 7.8m Crockford's LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Three major casino houses are claiming he cheated to win millions playing baccarat, but the real danger is how these accusations will affect his poker reputation Phil Ivey, heralded by most as the world's greatest poker player, has been involved in the fight of his life. The Genting-owned Crockford's Casino in Mayfair, London, and the Borgata Hotel & Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey, are trying to prove that Phil Ivey cheated to win millions playing baccarat.

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  4. The Chinese in Britain ... charting the diaspora's journey to a new landRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... the world, including Indians, Africans and Chinese. "When not working, my Chinese workmates liked to play mahjong or poker. The ship's beds were separated into upper and lower bunks, two people per bunk; one room had more than 10 people in it. ...

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  5. Complaint: Legislature unfair in lottery reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    ... when gambling there, other than horse races, was just machines replaying horse races? Now they have slot machines, poker, blackjack and just about every variation of gambling (excuse me, electronic games of skill) you can imagine. Similarly, the ...

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  6. The Las Vegas Game You Should Avoid At All CostsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... when to hit or stay, and craps includes a dizzying array of betting options. You can see why roulette and three card poker tables are so prominently placed in casino in Las Vegas. They're simple to understand and they have the biggest house edge for ...

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  7. The Art of PokerRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | RGT Online

    Poker is 50 percent skill and 50 percent luck. The part about skill is a given --- you need it to play successfully.

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  8. Probe into Tatts monopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Age

    ... down in June that ordered it had to pay more than $500 million in compensation to Tatts because of the loss of its poker machine licence in 2012. Tabcorp is appealing the same judgement, which found it was not entitled to any government compensation ...

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  9. $100, a lie and a poker club: How Pat McAfeeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Palladium-Item

    Long before he partied with Playmates, dated a beauty queen and took that infamous dip in the Broad Ripple canal; before there was ever The Pat $100, a lie and a poker club: How Pat McAfee became an NFL punter Long before he partied with Playmates, dated a beauty queen and took that infamous dip in the Broad Ripple canal; before there was ever The Pat Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://indy.st/1tQzhI1 The people's punter: McAfee, off to the best season of his career, leads the league in net punting average and kickoff touchbacks.

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  10. West Boylston Athletic Association announces poker tourney, 'ties and tennies' galaRead the original story

    Thursday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Two more fundraisers are already lined up for when the West Boylston Athletic Association finishes haunting the woods behind the middle/high school on Saturday, Oct. 25. The Haunted Woods returns from 5 to 9 p.m. this Saturday on a walking trail behind the school. Park in the school lots, since the pool road will be closed to traffic during the event.

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  11. NYC racino operator sets sights on upstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Times Herald-Record

    ... halls operating adjacent to racetracks around the state, Resorts World only features electronic gambling. There are no poker or blackjack tables. There are also no hotels or overnight accommodations for visitors on-site at Resorts World, making it ...

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  12. How Colts' Pat McAfee became an NFL punterRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    ... That basement is where it starts. It's where a boy borrowed $100 from a friend, lied to his parents, sneaked into a poker club and doubled down on his future. It's where Pat McAfee turned $100 into $1,400. It was the money he needed to buy a plane ...

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  13. Fair Grounds puts $2.7 million back into purses, but overall payouts still down from 2013-14 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    The Fair Grounds issued an official statement regarding their 2014-15 thoroughbred purses on Friday, three days after it was ordered to do so by the Louisiana Racing Commission. On Tuesday, the Commission held a special meeting regarding $2.7 million in video poker funds that was being held in escrow and withheld from the upcoming meet.

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  14. World Series of Poker November Niner Politano receives support from Neymar, Kaka, Brazil's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sporting News

    The push to support Bruno "Foster" Politano, who will start November Nine play last in chips, has even reached some of Brazil's biggest celebrities, including a pair of high-profile footballers: the legendary Kaka and rising phenom Neymar. It's no secret that Brazil has become a hotbed of poker in Latin America - Neymar has also taken to the game - so it should come to no one's surprise that some of the biggest names in the country and climbing aboard the Bruno bandwagon as we are only a few weeks away from cards being in the air and poker's next WSOP Main Event Champion is uncovered - Brazil certainly have picked their horse.

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  15. High-profile prosecutor Serge Kujawa played to winRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... I remember the first time he pitched when I was at bat and he buzzed me back." "But I was smart enough never to play poker with Serge," Mr. Mandryk says. Mr. Kujawa played to win and even financed his law-school education at the University of ...

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  16. Fair Grounds Ordered to Restore Purse FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blood Horse

    The New Orleans track announced on Oct. 24 revised purse projections for the 2014/15 Thoroughbred meet to include the purse supplements that were being withheld due to a pending lawsuit filed by Louisiana Quarter Horse owners. On Oct. 21, the Louisiana regulators ordered the track, which is owned by Churchill Downs Inc., to include the video poker funds for purses for the Thoroughbred meet, which starts Nov. 21 and runs through March 28. Overnight purses are now expected to average approximately $210,000 per day, while stakes purses will total $5.5 million.

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  17. Words of inspiration for Jeremy GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bugs and Cranks

    ... Jeremy Guthrie. With Texas Holdem Masters you can get information about the hottest trends in the popular Texas Holdem Poker game, with strategies and tricks so that you can be a master too. At Gambling Experts your poker skills will be upgraded ...

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  18. Tobacco Road: A Six-Part, 102-Year HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Miami New Times

    Legend has it that Miami was just 15 years old when the city's mayor lost its first liquor license in an illegal poker game with a Miccosukee card shark. The joint has been a reckless, lawless haven for liquor-fueled revelry since its inception, and suffice to say, the record keeping wasn't the joint's top priority.

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  19. Gambling mixes with kids entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    ... serves alcohol to pursue a video gambling license - allowing even businesses that cater primarily to kids to offer poker and slots for adults, as long as the machines are separated from minors. Local communities can still ban video gambling, as ...

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  20. Minnesota's new manager is now availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bugs and Cranks

    ... and win with. With Texas Holdem Masters you can get information about the hottest trends in the popular Texas Holdem Poker game, with strategies and tricks so that you can be a master too. At Gambling Experts your poker skills will be upgraded from ...

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