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1 min ago | Effingham Herald

Gray gambling: The impact of gaming on seniors

Deep inside the perpetual twilight of a windowless casino in this border town, a sudden noise rises above the background of buzzes, gongs, bells and music riffs.

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Related Topix: Games, Card Game, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Blackjack

4 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Yellin: Saints need to fold their hand, pay Graham

Every time I begin to ponder New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham's contract situation, which seems to be quite a bit lately, the first thing that inevitably comes to mind is the voice of "mad Russian" gangster Teddy KGB from the classic poker movie "Rounders."

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Related Topix: Games, Card Game, John Malkovich, Celebrities, Matt Damon

8 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

Following drug bust, questions raised about Manchester pizza restaurant

Two weeks ago, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced the arrest of 10 men in the Manchester area on charges of being involved in a drug ring that smuggled large shipments of high-grade marijuana from Canada to New Hampshire.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Life, Food, Pizza, Games, Manchester, NH

12 hrs ago | JD Supra

Poker runs are finally legal in Illinois

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn recently signed into law the Poker Run law , which ended a two-year crusade to make it easier to use poker runs to raise money for charities.

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16 hrs ago | City Pages

The Moose on Monroe

Imagine this: a bar in Northeast with a townie vibe. Okay, no surprise that the Moose on Monroe has that kind of feel, but what sets it apart from other Northeast dives? Well, most Northeast bars have charitable gaming in the form of pull tabs, but at the Moose, you can test your luck at one of the bar's many poker tables.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Citrus Heights card room brings hundreds of jobs

BUSINESSES AND WE ARE TOLD THAT THERE WILL BE MORE BY EARLY NEXT YEAR. THE SACRAMENTO AREA'S BIGGEST OPERATION WITH POKER TABLES AND BLACKJACK AND BACCARAT AT.

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KCRA-TV Sacramento

New gambling hall opens in Citrus Heights.

THIS MORNING, THE NEW STONES GAMBLING HALL WILL HOLD ITS FORMAL GRAND OPENING. MIKE TESELLE IS LIVE OUTSIDE OF THE NEW RESTAURANT.

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ContactMusic.com

Pamela Anderson to reconcile with Rick Salomon

The 'Baywatch' star - who filed for divorce from the 46-year-old earlier this week - is reportedly prepared to give Rick another chance if he curbs his wild partying.

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Related Topix: Baywatch, Soap Opera, Action TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Pamela Anderson, Wedding, Games

Christian Science Monitor

Japan moves toward putting its money on a casino culture

Visitors play Pachinko, a Japanese form of legal gambling, at Dynam Japan Holdings Co.'

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Post and Courier

In South Carolina, piety doesn't pave roads - but casinos would

Sure, we don't take care of our poor, or our elderly, or abused children - that would cost money - but at least we don't have any casinos.

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Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, Lottery, Games, Family, Kids, Catawba, SC, Santee, SC

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Detroit News

Michigan's Ryan Riess and Joe Cada both ousted from World Series of Poker Main Event

A day after Shelby Township's Joe Cada was eliminated the World Series of Poker Main Event, Clarkston's Ryan Riess busted, too.

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RGT Online

All American Dave food truck transforming the way poker players eat

Grass-finished, coffee-encrusted sirloin steak with mashed sweet potatoes and veggies.

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Related Topix: Games, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits, Organic Food, Gold Beach, OR, Weight Training, Fitness

Sys-Con Media

Barona Resort & Casino Thanks Platinum Club Barona Members With Free $50 Bill on Tuesday, July 15

"We like to celebrate all of our loyal players every chance we get, and this month we want to thank our Club Barona Platinum members for being a part of the Barona family," said Rick Salinas, general manager of Barona Resort & Casino.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Linking Nevada's online poker rooms gets early OK

Gaming Control Board officials said Wednesday that the network, which would be operated by Gibraltar-based 888 Holdings PLC, could be a model for a system connecting players in Nevada and Delaware.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Linking Nevada's online poker rooms gets early OK

Gaming Control Board officials said Wednesday that the network, which would be operated by Gibraltar-based 888 Holdings PLC, could be a model for a system connecting players in Nevada and Delaware.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Online Poker Could Have Communal Pool Of Money

Nevada gambling regulators are giving preliminary approval to a system that could link online poker websites to create a larger player pool.

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KOTA-TV Rapid City

Investigator shows jury pictures of blood found in murder suspect's car

On Wednesday an investigator testified that a search of Matthew Tornquist's car showed his mother's dead body was in it.

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Canada.com

Amaya Gaming has plenty more upside - analyst

Amaya, because of its ability to navigate the gaming regulatory landscape, was seen as one company that would massively benefit if the U.S. online gaming market opened up Amaya Gaming Group Inc. may be up nearly 200% this year on the back of its $4.9-billion acquisition of the PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker brands, but at least one analyst sees a ... (more)

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BleacherReport

Spain's Gerard Pique Up 140,000 Tournament Chips at World Series of Poker

Gerard Pique would much, much prefer to be preparing to defend Spain's World Cup title this coming Sunday than playing poker in Participating in the annual World Series of Poker, on Wednesday night, Pique was already up 140,000 in tournament chips at the tournament.

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The Age

$1.2b back in play in Vic Pokies battle

A combined $1.2 billion in compensation claims from gaming and wagering giants Tatts Group and Tabcorp is back in play following a new appeal, which presents a huge gamble for the state government and taxpayers.

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