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NJ Lottery Poker Game Pulled Following Confusion Over Hand Rankings

The New Jersey Lottery has discontinued the sale of the High Card Poker instant game due to player misunderstanding of the game’s win scenarios.

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Westgate Las Vegas Opens New Poker Room After a 2 Year Closure

The latest poker room to offer players an ‘intimate poker experience’ has taken over what was formerly the ‘Fan Cave’ for sportsbook fans.

Fisticuffs Erupt Over Zohair Karim’s Scamming?

Word on the street is that the recent Zohair Karim scamming scandal resulted in a bit of ‘parking-lot dancing’ between two pros, Nick Pama and Aaron Massey.

PokerStars CEO: Pro Poker Players Are a Problem

While the company has historically used poker pros as a marketing tool, now it sees them as a danger to the PokerStars' ecosystem.

Lary Kennedy Sues Full Tilt Poker Again

Lary Kennedy’s trying to convince judges that almost everyone connected to the site is guilty of fraud.

Trump Receives Permission to Trademark Casino and Gambling Services in Macau

DTTM Operations Limited quietly applied for, and received, trademarks for the Trump brand in Macau.

Paddy Power Finds New Trump Betting Executive

Paddy Power appointed Joe Lee to the role, the ‘experienced betting market trader’ taking on the post which aims to deal with the massive upsurge in Tump-related bets.

New Online Poker Ban in Australia

One of the last remaining ‘grey areas’ in poker legislation seems certain to fall in favour of the ‘anti-gambling’ lobby.

Amaya Becomes The Stars Group After Rebranding

Amaya has announced that it has officially completed its rebranding to "The Stars Group."

Asian Poker Tour Inks 5-Year Deal with MBP to Rebuild Macau Poker

The new APT-MBP partnership has announced that the APT Finale Championships Macau 2017 will be the first event under the agreement.

iNinja Poker Tour Has Ceased Operations

The beleaguered iNinja Poker Tour has finally closed its doors, according to founder Isaac ‘RunGood’ Tucker.

EU Follows UK Lead for Online Poker

ARJEL's ‘Player liquidity sharing arrangement’, modeled on the UK’s legislation, would allow member countries players to share player pools just as UK.

Bitcoin and Crypto-Currency Make Poker Players Millionaires

When it comes to money there are very few areas in which poker players don’t dip their toes in the hope of making a quick buck, or even a million bucks!

Calvin Ayre Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor

His days as a fugitive have officially come to an end as online gambling kingpin Calvin Ayre agreed to a plea deal.

Absolute Poker President Scott Tom to Pay $300K in Plea Deal

Former Absolute Poker honcho Scott Tom will apparently avoid a jail sentence and instead pay only a $300,000 fine.

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