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How Regulation is Killing Online Poker

How Regulation is Killing Online Poker

Regulators and online poker companies need to wake up to the fact that online poker is dying a slow death due to regulation – and do something about it!

MicroMillions Tickets to be Won in PokerNewsReport Tournament

MicroMillions Tickets to be Won in PokerNewsReport Tournament

PokerNewsReport is offering readers the chance to qualify for the PokerStars´ $1 Million guaranteed MicroMillions Main Event in our own exclusive tournament.

GukPT Looking for Teams with Goliath Ambitions

GukPT Looking for Teams with Goliath Ambitions

Grosvenor Casino´s £250,000 “Goliath” is just over 3 weeks away, and the organisers are looking for teams to compete in the free-to-enter Goliath Team Event.

Harvard Report shows Online Poker does not Promote Gambling Addiction

Harvard Report shows Online Poker does not Promote Gambling Addiction

Conclusions drawn from a report compiled by Harvard Medical School´s Division on Addiction show that online poker does not promote gambling addiction.

Go-Alone Tribe Launches Californian Online Poker Site

Go-Alone Tribe Launches Californian Online Poker Site

The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel has launched “PrivateTable.com”, claiming the site will soon be operational to provide real money online poker in California.

PokerStars MicroMillions 8 Starts Next Week

PokerStars MicroMillions 8 Starts Next Week

The 8th Series of PokerStars´ MicroMillions gets underway next Thursday (17th July), with one hundred events guaranteeing more than $5 million in prize money

PokerStars Launches Spin & Gos in Spain

PokerStars Launches Spin & Gos in Spain

Just 10 days after sister site Full Tilt rolled out Lottery SitnGos, PokerStars has launched a version available on its ring-fenced offering in Spain.

Chad Brown Dies at 52

Chad Brown Dies at 52

Chad Brown lost his battle with a rare form of cancer, passing away at the too-young age of 52.

Honorary WSOP Bracelet Awarded to Chad Brown

Honorary WSOP Bracelet Awarded to Chad Brown

Chad Brown, a well-respected poker pro with more than $3.5 million in career earnings, was awarded an honorary WSOP bracelet over the weekend.

No Truth in Bwin.Party Sell-Off Claim Board

No Truth in Bwin.Party Sell-Off Claim Board

The board of Bwin.party stepped in quickly today to scotch rumours that the company was about to sell its online casino business to revive its ailing fortunes.

NJ PokerStars Talks to Start Later Today

NJ PokerStars Talks to Start Later Today

Accordingly to an Associated Press report, a licensing application for PokerStars could be submitted in New Jersey next week, with approval granted by the fall.

Full Tilt Poker/PokerStars Sold to Amaya Gaming Group (Almost)

Full Tilt Poker/PokerStars Sold to Amaya Gaming Group (Almost)

Rumors that Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars were being sold to the Amaya Group were realized last night, when a statement was released confirming the deal.