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  1. A Push for Legalized Online Gambling Starts AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KTRH-AM Houston

    ... and a good deal of good for America," he says. "But, he is simply on the wrong side." Weems says friendly poker games -- where the house doesn't take a cut -- are already legal in Texas. He says half of all gambling proceeds come from problem ...


  2. Traveling in the US: photographing Independence Day fireworksRead the original story

    15 hrs ago |

    This week in the United States we'll celebrate our nation's birth. In Philadelphia, America's birthplace and it's first capital, that means after a concert at the foot of the Philadelphia Museum of Art , with more than a half million people in attendance, all will also enjoy one of the largest, most spectacular fireworks displays in the nation, with many more watching on television.


  3. "In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate"Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.


  4. Princes Risborough Town Festival Week starts with paradeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bucks Herald

    ... with The All Stars, five a side football, dog agility, ferret racing and the ever popular tug of war. With kids' games, a toddler music group and play bus there is something for everyone. A fully licensed bar and hot food will be available ...


  5. Berkeley's New Anti-Poor Laws What Are They?Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Berkeley Daily Planet

    She dialed back some of the DBA's more extreme suggestions-- she even pointed out that they are currently enforcing laws against behavior which is perfectly legal-- but obediently developed some new recommendations on behalf of merchant groups hostile to sharing public space with poor, homeless, transient and traveling people: RECOMMENDATION 1. Adopt first reading of an Ordinance amending Berkeley Municipal Code Section 13.37.020 to add a provision that it is unlawful for any person to solicit another who is making a payment at a parking meter. 2. Adopt first reading of an Ordinance adding Section 13.36.040 to the Berkeley Municipal Code Regulating Lying in City-Owned Planters.


  6. Hungarian pensioner sets simultaneous chess recordRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    After decades spent playing simultaneous chess, an 87-year-old Hungarian pensioner has clinched a world record by finally overtaking a total set by 1920s Cuban grandmaster Jose Raul Capablanca. Almost 60 years since her first simultaneous games, on six boards side-by-side at a Chess Olympiad in 1957, Brigitta Sinka overtook the magic 13,545 number attributed to Mr Capablanca, one of the world's best players, who died in 1942.


  7. I Have A Song To Sing, ORead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Storytelling is a powerful art form, perhaps as old as man. Whether it serves as the core of an oral tradition by which members of a Pacific island culture pass their tribal history from one generation to another or is merely used to lull a restless child to sleep, the act of spinning a narrative to a captive audience is what good theatre is all about.


  8. Gross Gets Personal: ?I Just Wanted to Run Money and Be Famous?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Bill Gross is here for his favorite doughnut, the cake one with coconut frosting, but he's not going to get it, not today. Jacketless under the Southern California sun, Gross ducks beneath the black umbrellas outside Rose Bakery CafA , south of Malibu, looking every bit the merry old bond king.


  9. Google's neural networks create bizarre "Inceptionism" artRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Gizmag

    Having taken on everyone from chess grandmasters to chefs , computers are further exploring their artistic side with computer scientists demonstrating how artificial neural networks can create works of art reminiscent of William Blake on opium. The surreal images produced by a technique called "Inceptionism" are part of a process to better understand how such networks operate and how to improve them.


  10. Pooki's Mahi Receives 2015 San Francisco AwardRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Very honored to receive the 2015 Food & Dining award and proud that Silicon Valley recognizes my new venture using expertise from NPI, PLM and operations excellence from high tech to launch low-tech products. Preparing a funding roadshow.


  11. E3 2015: Armello Gets Treacherous On PlayStation 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cinema Blend News

    ... four clans. Clans include bears, rats, wolves and rabbits. Armello , at a glance, looks similar to other hex-based war games in both the physical and virtual board game space. The map will be constructed of random tiles, including elements like ...


  12. 24 hours of Le Mans is the science fair for cars of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Globe and Mail

    ... dealer because he's such a good customer. Meyer's son, who just wants to watch the race, knows all the cars from video games. The boy says it's a dream come true to be here. "It's smart marketing," Meyer says. Le Mans is featured heavily in the ...


  13. Hansford does well in Highland Cross duathlon in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Midweek Herald

    Over the midsummer weekend AVR member Clare Hansford travelled to northern Scotland to take part in the Highland Cross, a 50-mile coast to coast duathlon from Kintail on the west to Beauly on the east, writes Dave Mutter. A stream of buses transported competitors to Loch Morvich on the west coast where typical Scottish weather of drizzle and midges awaited.


  14. Screenwriter wins WSOP's Dealer Choice tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 30 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... win is encouraging for all players, and especially for amateurs and women." Fuchs admitted she never played one of the games prior to the start of the tournament but proved especially strong during Omaha Hi-Lo and 2-7 Single Draw rounds. "Winning a ...


  15. Strategy and Tips on Blackjack: Gaining the winning edge in BlackjackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2010 |

    Blackjack is one of the few casino games that are beatable in the long run. is the most widely played casino game in the world, it blends chance and skill giving the player a greater opportunities to win.


  16. Pooki's Mahi Launches New Customer Success Center To Help Onboard...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Pooki's Mahi does not offer phone support; online Customer Success Center provides detailed knowledge base to interested business customers and partners answers to frequently asked questions. Pooki's Mahi's Customer Success Center minimizes vendors selling business services exhibiting unprofessional behavior like calling multiples times a day/ week to sell services, wholesalers that fail to meet the requirements and reports suspicious vendors.


  17. Nelson chess enthusiasts compete for cupRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Nelson Mail

    John P Van Ginkel contemplates his next move during the Cole Cup Chess competition at Nick Smith's Rooms, Nelson. Chess players of all ages battled it out for the Cole Cup in a tournament that tested their skill and concentration.


  18. Hungary grandma pensioner, 87, sets simultaneous chess world recordRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Hungarian pensioner Brigitta Sinka, 87, welcomes a dog as she plays games for her Guinness record of the simultaneous chess game in Budapest on Sunday before achieving a world record by beating 1920s Cuban chess grandmaster Juan Capablanca. Since the 1950s, Sinka, a former top amateur player, has played over 13,600 documented simultaneous chess games across Hungary.


  19. Motorcyclists Ride to Raise Funds for Salvation ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    More than two dozen motorcyclists took part in the 3rd annual Ride for the Red Shield Saturday to benefit the Salvation Army. At 9 a.m., approximately 25 motorcycles with one or two riders aboard departed from Rochester Harley-Davidson for a trip around the “big lake,” Winnipesaukee.


  20. Charismatic chess champion Walter Browne dies at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Walter Browne, who dropped out of high school to embark on a legendary career in competitive chess that made him an American champion several times over, died June 24 in Las Vegas. He was 66. His death was widely reported in chess publications.