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  1. The Sacred and the Dead: Operator, Can You Help Me?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Religion Dispatched

    ... each for his or her own brief but glorious chapter of our lives. We forged our connections around a table, playing games of Scrabble and cards, or listening to mix CDs, or spending nights under a canopy of stars. Transcendence came in conversations ...

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  2. Pesta o: Walter Browne: chess and poker legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    ... in 1974 and 1980. Browne was also a true poker professional. He supported himself, aside from chess, by playing cash-games poker across the country. His tournament rA sumA is also impressive. According to the Card Player database, "He has ...

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  3. Gamblers' abuse claims test sovereignty of US tribal casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Day

    ... is limited to testing of the slot machines whose revenue is shared with the state. The state has no oversight of table games. While tribal gambling commissions answer to the same tribes that own the casinos, National Indian Gaming Commission ...

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  4. Las Vegas City Council delays decision on Dotty's gaming licenseRead the original story

    Thursday | RGT Online

    Las Vegas City Council members on Wednesday put off approval of a gaming license sought by popular tavern chain operators at Dotty's, delaying action on a controversial license at least one council member had hoped to deny. They opted for a four-month temporary license extension that will allow the Dotty's location near Hualapai Way and Sahara Avenue to continue operating while officials ensure the establishment is in compliance with Nevada restricted gaming statutes.

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  5. The end of fudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    ANDREAS PAPANDREOU, a proud Greek socialist who stood up to his country's coup-mongering generals in the 1960s, won an election in October 1981 by fulminating against the European Economic Community and vowing to lead Greece out of NATO. But in office he executed a graceful kolotoumba , discovering a taste for European subsidies that could be used to expand his crony state and turning himself into an engaged, if awkward, NATO partner.

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  6. Chinese Chess: Co Tuong, iPhone App launchRead the original story

    Thursday | WireService

    July, 2015 - The other names for the game Chinese Chess include Cu Tuong, Asian Chess, CuTuong and Janggi. The game is available for iOS as well as Android devices.

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  7. The super intelligent machine that beat Jeopardy is about to transform healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Silicon Alley Insider

    When world chess champion Garry Kasparov first faced IBM's Deep Blue computer in 1996, he was certain he would win. "I will beat the machine, whatever happens," he recalled thinking , in a later film about the famous match up.

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  8. World Poker Fund Holdings Goes All In With Its Latest ProjectsRead the original story

    Thursday | Sys-Con Media

    The Company is comprised of four divisions: Sponsorship Tournaments, Interactive Gaming, Media Entertainment, and Casino Development and Operations, operating in multiple forums including online, video-on-demand, and Indian gaming. WPFH aims to bring poker back to the people by making poker play more entertaining, accessible and user-friendly.

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  9. Betsafe: Instagram celebrities support breast cancer movementRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    ... The service offers its customers a wide selection of innovative products such as poker, sports betting and casino games. Since the official launch in January 2006, Betsafe has established itself as one of the most trusted and reliable (credible) ...

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  10. Phil Mickelson Reportedly Tied to Money Laundering, Gambling CaseRead the original story

    Thursday | The Sand Trap

    How are we defining "gambling problem"? I think in the traditional sense, it means somebody who's gambling beyond their means and isn't able to pay bills/obligations, or is obsessed with gambling to the point that it's interfering with other aspects of their daily life. I don't think we've seen any evidence of the latter, as he keeps busy with golf, charities and plenty of other things.

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  11. Movie News: 'Fatal Attraction' Ready to Reboot ... on TV; Watch the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Movies.com

    Back in 1987, Fatal Attraction captured the zeitgeist of the nation, as cheating husband Michael Douglas pays a heavy price when he has a one-night stand with Glenn Close, who declares, "I'm not gonna be ignored." Adrian Lyne's thriller will now be transformed into an "event series" by Mad Men veterans Maria and Andre Jacquemetton, who will write and produce a new version for television that will once again explore the consequences of adultery.

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  12. Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner Divorce Details EmergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Evil Beet Gossip

    Well, it was only a matter time before details - unsubstantiated, but whatever! - about Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner 's divorce began "leaking" to the press. It seemed weird to many that they waited until the day after their 10th wedding anniversary to officially end things , but it's not like their relationship issues just cropped up.

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  13. What happens in a poker game when two cards come out the same?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Metro UK News

    When you are playing for a pot of $6,400 , dodgy decks of cards is not what you wantat all. The players had been dealt their hands and placed their initial bets when the commentators noticed the dealer had produced two queens of clubs in the 'flop'.

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  14. Asmodee Acquires the Rights to Spot It! GameRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    ... were sold in North America in 2014. Like its recent acquisitions of the board game publishers Days of Wonder, Pearl Games and Fantasy Flight Games, this deal is part of Asmodee's strategy of expanding its portfolio and international presence in ...

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  15. New Game: Fathom's 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MobyGames

    Fathom's 40 realistically simulates the operations of a German U-Boat during the last days of World War II . It combines the strategic elements of popular board games with the computer's ability to provide animated action and automatic scoring.

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  16. Chess tournament to take place July 18Read the original story

    Thursday | The Daily Courier

    ... will use the Swiss pairing system, which matches opponents with similar scores in each round. All players play three games. Games will be played at the rate of 30 moves in the first hour and 30 moves in each additional half-hour. Rounds are ...

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  17. Plans for Monopoly movie - pass go'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Movie studio Lionsgate and toy maker Hasbro are moving forward with plans for a movie about the board game - monopoly. Variety reports that the film will focus on a boy from Baltic Avenue - who goes on a quest to make a fortune.

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  18. This Ben is a lot more than BenniferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    The announcement that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are calling it quits after 10 years of marriage has been reported with surprise and alarm, as if the couple should somehow be exempt from such real-world problems. Nearly half of all spouses in the United States, no matter how fat their bank accounts, eventually end up in divorce court, so Ben and Jen are hardly breaking new ground.

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  19. British Grandmaster donates to GCARead the original story

    Thursday | GhanaWeb

    British Chess Grandmaster, Nigel Short has donated 600 Chess sets worth USD 10,000 to the Ghana Chess Association during the opening of the fifth edition of the President's Cup at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium on Wednesday. The President's Cup organized in collaboration with GCA and the Kasparov Chess Foundation is to promote and develop the sport in Ghana.

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  20. New Game: Gensokyo DaisensouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MobyGames

    Gensokyo Daisensou is a chess-like 2D turn-based strategy game, based on the Touhou series . The player controls heroines from Toho games , like Reimu, Marisa, Cirno, Patchouli, Meiling, Sakuya and others and tries to defeat enemy forces.

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