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6 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Patent Issued for Distributed Secrets for Validation of Gaming Transactions

"The popularity of gambling on the Internet has soared in recent years. Worldwide online gambling was responsible for an estimated of revenue in 1998 and projected 2001 revenues total over seven billion.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

RGT Online

Suit 'em Up Blackjack

If all other rules are equal, blackjack players face a lower house edge when fewer decks are in play.

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Related Topix: Games, Card Game, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games

SFGate

Free Bet blackjack variation is exciting for gamblers

Generally speaking, casinos aren't in the business of giving bets for free. In the case of two Northern California casinos, however, free bets are part of a new table game that has been a hit with players and floor managers alike.

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Related Topix: Games, Yolo County, CA, Brooks, CA, Graton, CA, Rohnert Park, CA, Entertainment

Isle News

Race Report: Oak Trust Impi Shield Yacht Race for M.U.G

Saturday, 5 July saw the sixth edition of the Oak Trust Impi Shield Yacht Race in aid of Male Uprising Guernsey, hosted by the Royal Channel Islands Yacht Club LBG Twelve boats entered the race and in gentle conditions, the fleet set off towards Grand Amforque for a clockwise circumnavigation of Herm.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Asian Pacific Post

Best casinos to visit when travelling Asia

For those wishing to take an international gambling holiday, then the continent of Asia is the best choice.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Deputy testifies he heard Beaver County sheriff say he could kill reporter, prothonotary

A deputy from his own office testified for the prosecution against Beaver County Sheriff George David in his trial on charges of obstructing justice, terroristic threats, simple assault and intimidation of a witness.

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Related Topix: Beaver County, PA, Games, Aliquippa, PA

Sentinel

Gabaldon's "Outlander"

There's a lot of buzz about the STARZ series "Outlander," even though it doesn't start until Aug. 9. That's because the show is based on the novels by Diana Gabaldon, and the first one, "Outlander" was published in 1991 and has quite a following.

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Related Topix: Diana Gabaldon, Vocal, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Games, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

The Washington Post

Maryland's casinos raked in $833 million in the past fiscal year

Maryland Live Casino, the state's gambling behemoth, raked in more than $654 million in gross gambling revenue for the fiscal year that ended in June, helping put gambling on track to become a $1 billion industry in the next year, according to data released this week by the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Games, Poker

The Gloucester County Times

Bob Shryock: With Showboat's closure, my winning streak is over

Once, when bitten by the gambling bug in Atlantic City, I tried a new tact to reverse my losing ways when there were eight Boardwalk casinos.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Braingle

Memory : Remembering Playing Cards

You exercise your body to stay physically in shape, so why shouldn't you exercise your brain to stay mentally fit? With these daily exercises you will learn how to flex your mind, improve your creativity and boost your memory.

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Examiner.com

Morongo: Casino, Hotel & Spa

Thanks to its close proximity to Los Angeles, Morongo Casino is a worth wild adventure for parents rest and relax at the spa or to test their luck at one of the 2,700 slot machines or and kids to enjoy the pool and arcade.

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The Leaf-Chronicle

MWR Events

There is no cost to play. When you arrive, you will be given a stake of "funny money" to use in your gaming.

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Related Topix: Fort Campbell, KY, Games, Poker

USA Today

10 must-do activities onboard the Regal Princess

Built at the Fincantieri shipyard near Trieste, Italy, the 142,714-ton Regal Princess is tied with sister ship Royal Princess as the largest Princess vessel ever.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Drink, Cocktails, Dessert, Ice Cream, Games, Travel

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Bradenton.com

Newport casino question on ballot once again

Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed legislation that will put a referendum on the November ballot about adding table games including blackjack and roulette.

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Related Topix: Lincoln Chafee, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Games, Bradenton, FL

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Public hearing Monday for Blackjack TIF package

Oktibbeha County supervisors will hold a public hearing on a $4.78 million-maximum tax increment financing plan 9 a.m. Monday at the courthouse that could fund significant Blackjack Road and infrastructure upgrades.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

WBUR-AM Boston

Impact Of Casino Repeal On Tribal Plans Uncertain

With voters to consider repealing Massachusetts' controversial casino law in November, local officials and gambling experts say there's still uncertainty around what becomes of plans floated by two federally recognized American Indian tribes.

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Related Topix: Mashpee, MA, Taunton, MA, Games, Poker, Deval Patrick, US Governors

Bradenton.com

Impact of casino repeal on tribal plans uncertain

The experts say the Mashpee Wampanoag and Aquinnah Wampanoag tribes could still offer "high stakes" bingo-based gambling machines that are similar to more traditional slot machines.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Austin American-Statesman

Pssst: Want to win the Texas lottery? Here's how.

If you could reduce your odds of winning a multi-million-dollar lottery ticket by nearly 200-fold, would you do it? A Philadelphia newspaper has just published a series of articles that, among other things, includes a detailed roadmap to a still-missing $7.5 million Texas lottery ticket.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Bishop, TX, Games, Poker

WebWire

Jackpot Capital's 'What Happens in Vegas' $162,500 Casino Bonus...

Jackpot Capital Casino is giving away $162,500 in free casino bonuses during its What Happens in Vegas promotion and the best news is that everyone can qualify for weekly bonuses, both casual and frequent players.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Tucson Weekly

Casino Celebration

Yes, young people, there was a time here in Southern Arizona when there were no casinos and the only way to pull a slot machine handle or double-down on a hand of blackjack was to head to Nevada.

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