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  1. Slow start, gradual improvement for US Internet gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... in $122 million from Internet gambling last year; Delaware took in nearly $2.1 million and Nevada won $8.1 million at poker, the only game it offers online, from February to November of last year, when it stopped reporting online revenue results. In ...

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  2. 'Dramatic increase' in online gambling addiction among young menRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Some teenagers are racking up debts of $30,000 through online sports betting, and the number of young people asking for help has doubled in three years, the University of Sydney's Gambling Treatment Clinic says. The treatment centre's operator says the bulk of their clients used to be poker machine addicts, but now they are treating mostly young men in trouble with online betting.

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  3. Useful Methods Of Obsessive Wow AddictionsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    ... A strong user based community was essential to helping me along. The Internet offers another arena for games internet poker players. There are now many online games on various websites, and you have the chance to play a favourite game with players ...

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  4. The Hierarchy of GamesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ... casino games. I get more questions and comments about slot machines than anything else. Next come blackjack and video poker, because of their large elements of skill. But after that comes Three Card Poker, which brings even more email than ...

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  5. Online gambling addictions among young men doubles at Sydney clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    ELEANOR HALL: The University of Sydney's Gambling Clinic says some teenagers are racking up debts of $30,000 through online sports betting, and that the number of young people asking for help has doubled in three years. The treatment centre's operator says the bulk of their clients used to be poker machine addicts but now they're treating mostly young men who are in trouble with online betting.

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  6. Innovative game designer continues to push the envelopeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... done a game played for real money, at least not in the independent game space," Rohrer said. "Obviously, there's poker, but poker (had) legal problems online starting in 2007 with the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act that the federal ...

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  7. World Series of Poker opens with little fanfareRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Shannon Stash plays poker during the Casino Employees No-Limit Holdem event at the World Series of Poker at Rio hotel-casino Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. Wednesday kicked off the start of the 46th annual World Series of Poker.

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  8. Book review: 'How Sweet It Is!' is a gangster's paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... Lansky first encounters Sophie, a deli cashier on her night off, when he tries to frighten her away from one of his poker tables before she breaks the bank. "Mister Gangster, I'm already living on borrowed time," she retorts. "I'm playing with the ...

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  9. Rotary Club Casino NightRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

    ... will be $50 per person at the door. The event will include games of Roulette, Blackjack, Craps and Texas Hold 'Em poker. Also there will be appetizers, live entertainment, prizes, and a no host bar. Info: Eaton, 575-538-0958 or Mark Richard, ...

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  10. Mustang Football Club schedules poker eventRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    The event is open to adults. No experience is necessary with a minimum buy-in. Happy hour begins at 4 p.m. followed by dinner from 5 to 6 p.m. and then the card game at 6 p.m. at the Cordelia Firehouse, 2155 Cordelia Road, Cordelia.

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  11. $200 million to be awarded in 46th Annual World Series of Poker at RioRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Martin Jacobson, 27, of Sweden stands with cash after beating Felix Stephensen of Norway to win the $10 million first-place prize during the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the Rio. Fifty days of around-the-clock, high-stakes action is underway for the prestigious 46th Annual World Series of Poker, which began with cards in the air at noon today at the Rio.

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  12. World Series of Poker Gambles on Luring New PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Jorryt van Hoof places a bet during the final night of the World Series of Poker final table in Las Vegas on Nov. 11, 2014. The globe's biggest annual poker bash begins May 27 in Las Vegas, with the first of 68 individual tournaments that last year paid out more than $227 million in prizes.

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  13. Work starts on $34 million Saratoga Casino and Raceway hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... average in terms of the amount wagered, he said. The owners wanted to convert the racino into a full-scale casino with poker and other live table games, but dropped their plans last year in the face of strong community opposition. They then pursued ...

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  14. Mark S. King on His Relevance as a Long-Term SurvivorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | POZ

    ... that aggravates me when others pander to it. I am counting my lost friends like selfishly guarded chips in a morbid poker game, claiming my grief as if the high tally amplifies the legitimacy of my loss. There is no hierarchy of misery. The death of ...

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  15. Juicy Stakes Poker to send a champion to Punta CanaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | RGT Online

    Juicy Stakes Poker is sending another online satellite tournament champion to the event of a lifetime. The winner of the CPT Punta Cana Online Satellite Tournaments now on at the online poker room will get a $4,000 prize package that includes $900 buy-in to the CPT Punta Cana Main Event.

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  16. Stalking Your Friends on Facebook Messenger Just Became (Alarmingly) EasierRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Switched

    When I came to college Facebook Messenger became an integral part of my digital life. I quickly found that it was the easiest way to keep in touch with old high school friends, contact people I had just met, organize impromptu poker games with people I hardly knew, and everything in between.

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  17. Clemson's Swinney skips fundraiser after uproarRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... and sexual purity." It also boasts being involved in "South Carolina's Partial Birth Abortion Ban, the defeat of Video Poker, preserving marriage as between one man and one woman, defending religious liberties (i.e., school prayer, release time, ...

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  18. Make a Splash at C.a.R.-i-bbean Casino Night - this Saturday, May 30th @Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Casino Gaming* featuring craps, roulette, blackjack, poker, and money wheel with professional dealers $25,000 in funny money Use your winnings to earn fabulous prizes! Tickets: $54 per person Purchase Tickets online or at the door at: Tax-deductible Sponsorships and prize donation opportunities available! For more details or to RSVP,please contact membership@adatreyim.org or 703-569-7577.

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  19. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Reportedly Separated as Divorce Rumors IntensifyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... Online, "Twitter user @LetsGoBulls11 posted at 3:19 am on May 14, Ben Affleck here at the #Venetian, high stakes #poker #Vegas. Hours later, Affleck was back in Los Angeles, photographed taking his kids to school and looking slightly worse for the ...

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  20. It seems like just yesterday that Martin Jacobson was standing...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ESPN.com

    It seems like just yesterday that Martin Jacobson was standing onstage at the Penn & Teller Theater at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, hoisting the World Series of Poker main event bracelet over his head as confetti rained down on poker's new world champ. In actuality, that was 196 days ago and the 2015 WSOP is just hours away.

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