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  1. Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (DDE) Director Purchases $41,028.48 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... table games, including craps, roulette and card games, such as blackjack, Spanish 21, baccarat, 3-card and pai gow poker, slot machine offerings, multi-player electronic table games, the Crown Royal poker room, a Race and Sports Book operation, the ...

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  2. Millbrook hosting Winter CarnivalRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Truro Daily News

    ... Winter Carnival, which runs until Feb. 14. The carnival began on Sunday with a family swim, bingo, snowmobile poker rally and ice fishing, followed by volleyball Monday night. Tuesday's activities included bingo at the Sheet Harbour community centre ...

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  3. Poker player wins $41k at Auckland tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    Christopher Frank has been crowned the Waitangi Deep Stack series Main Event champion and taken home $41,210 following an epic final day of poker at Auckland's Sky City casino. 105 poker players put up $1,500 to enter the event which generated a prizepool of $136,000 and 66 players remained when play began on day two at 12.30pm yesterday.

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  4. Golden Casino Group Invests in Pahrump PropertiesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Nevada Business Journal

    ... and floor-wide community bonuses. Golden Entertainment's Pahrump properties include more than 1,000 slot and video poker machines, Pahrump's only table games, live poker and five restaurants. Points can now be earned and redeemed in all three ...

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  5. Las Vegas -- Joe McKeehen had every reason to be proud of himself...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | ESPN.com

    Joe McKeehen had every reason to be proud of himself after winning the $7,683,346 first-place prize in the World Series of Poker's main event Tuesday night at the Rio. When the final table was set back in July, the 24-year-old poker pro from North Wales, Pennsylvania, was the chip leader, and he never relinquished that status from the time play resumed at 5:30 p.m. PT Sunday through the final elimination of Joshua Beckley, 25, of Marlton, New Jersey, at 8:01 p.m. PT Tuesday to claim the title and the coveted gold bracelet.

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  6. Poker: Financial results for end of year 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Mike's Blog

    ... the SCOOP and MicroMillions online festivals * Only try EPTs when have got previous months profits I have amended my Poker Plan to what I hope will be realistic (from February onwards anyway...) so for 2015 my standard monthly target will be: - Play ...

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  7. Kiwi gambling losses well behind neighbour overRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... chief executive of the Problem Gambling Foundation, said New Zealand effectively copied Australia by letting in poker machines in the late 1980s because thousands of Kiwis were already using them on visits to New South Wales league clubs. "Even ...

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  8. Betting on the internet after pokies lose their appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    As world gambling experts gather in Auckland this week, the biggest threat on their minds is now online betting rather than the old bogey, poker machines, writes Simon Collins. Gambling companies are turning to online games because traditional forms of gambling have been declining in New Zealand for 20 years.

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  9. San Diego player wins Pala's River Card Quest for the Cup tournamentRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | RGT Online

    Joseph Zeller of San Diego took home $12,000, the River Card trophy and the championship of the River Card Quest for the Cup Mega poker tournament on Sunday, Jan. 31, at Pala Casino Spa and Resort .

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  10. Pala Casino Spa and Resort to celebrate Chinese New Year through Feb. 20Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | RGT Online

    Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker and baccarat players at Pala Casino Spa and Resort can celebrate the Lunar New Year, The Year of the Monkey, Feb. 8-20, and win extra cash in the casino's $30,000 Good Luck & Good Fortune Drawing. Privileges Card Club members can start earning entries into the $30,000 Saturday, Feb. 20, cash drawing from 9 a.m., Monday, Feb. 8, until 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 20, by playing blackjack, Pai Gow Poker or baccarat.

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  11. Ray Romano recalls moments of Vinyl HeavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... they are worth something. You love yourself and hate yourself at the same time." "My father," he laughs, although as a poker player with several World Poker tournaments to his credit, he's probably bluffing. "I always said if my father had hugged me ...

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  12. What makes this June Lake Winter Fest extra special? Snow and more snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Los Angeles Times

    ... shooting and a fat bike segment, Feb. 27, with prizes in a wide range of divisions. There will also be a snowmobile poker event, where contestants follow a course between June Lake and Mammoth Lakes with stations along the way to draw cards and ...

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  13. The ex-drug dealer raking in cash after learning poker in prison :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Post

    Joe Reddick holds up the hand which won him a cool $200,000 from an Atlantic City, New Jersey casino. A Bronx man who served 15 years in prison for dealing crack learned how to play serious poker behind bars - and has since become a millionaire cleaning up at tournaments across the country.

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  14. New Game: Panda Pai Gow PokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MobyGames

    Panda Pai Gow Poker is an adaptation of pai gow poker, a card game invented and popularized in the 1980s' American casinos. After betting 1, 5, 10, 25 or 50 tokens, the panda will deal seven cards to the player.

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  15. Jetstar boss Jayne Hrdlicka swaps grocery aisle for the tennis courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The plan for boardroom renewal at Woolworths may be going a little bit too well for new chairman Gordon Cairns . The stormy seas at the grocery and poker machine giant has claimed one of its few remaining directors with actual retail experience.

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  16. Best BLTs In PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... reviewer were to also add "scrumptious." Nikki Tiani-Moroney is a full time mum of two boys, wife of a professional poker player/photographer/amateur pencil-sharpening competitor and writer from Pittsburgh, PA. When she isn't studiously neglecting ...

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  17. Amaya Special Committee Appoints Financial AdvisorRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Digital Game Developer

    ... gaming and related consumer businesses and brands including PokerStars, Full Tilt, BetStars, StarsDraft, the European Poker Tour, PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, Latin American Poker Tour and the Asia Pacific Poker Tour. These brands have more than ...

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  18. Jimmie Lee, The Jersey Outlaw Hits Big with Release of Greatest Hits AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    They say when the sun goes down and the shades go on, lock the doors and turn up the radio loud, because that's when Jimmie Lee- The Jersey Outlaw comes out to play, that is play his hot country rock music, that is taking the music world by storm. The Outlaw's already got two hit songs on country radio , Kid Vegas and Gone, and he has made a big splash in the poker world this year, with his two poker songs, Hit The River Running and I'm All In.

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  19. Tattoos, martial arts and poker? Casinos wooing millennialsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Day

    A card dealer deals a game of poker to patrons at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I. Casinos worried that millennials aren't getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele. In New England, where a regional casino war is afoot, Connecticut's Foxwoods is remaking one of its gambling floors - now christened “The Fox” - as a hip, fun scene in the sprawling 30-year-old casino complex.

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  20. Bearish Rally Falls Short Of ExpectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Seeking Alpha

    ... risk management. For me, "timing the market" is trying to be "all in" or "all out." If you try and do that playing poker you are eventually going to go broke . However, a good poker player understands the " risk of losing " given the particular hand ...

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