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Atlantic Club Files for Bankruptcy

Atlantic Club Files for Bankruptcy

The Atlantic Club Casino Hotel filed for bankruptcy protection yesterday in order to stave off its list of creditors.

Full Tilt Poker Releases FTOPS XXIV Schedule

Full Tilt Poker Releases FTOPS XXIV Schedule

Full Tilt Poker has released the schedule for its twenty-fourth Full Tilt Online Poker Series, which will take place between November 24th and December 8th.

WSOP.com Surpasses Ultimate Poker in Player Traffic

WSOP.com Surpasses Ultimate Poker in Player Traffic

It took a bit more than a month and a half, but WSOP.com has overtaken Ultimate Poker in a seven-day average of cash game player traffic.

New Jersey Regulators Approve More than 50 Vendors

New Jersey Regulators Approve More than 50 Vendors

With just three weeks before a real money online poker and gambling launch, New Jersey gaming regulators approved a slew of companies to participate in the regime.

MGM Sour on Poker-Only in Nevada

MGM Sour on Poker-Only in Nevada

An MGM Resorts International gaming honcho has expressed dismay over Nevada’s online gambling scheme that is limited to poker-only.

Americas Cardroom Announces High Five Tournament Series

Americas Cardroom Announces High Five Tournament Series

Americas Cardroom has announced a 25 event series scheduled for the middle of November, with a super satellite “passport” tournament being hosted this weekend.

Bwin.Party Owners to Sell Their Company Shares

Bwin.Party Owners to Sell Their Company Shares

Once bwin.party’s NJ Internet gambling application is approved by the DGE, Ruth and James DeLeon will divest their 117 million shares of company stock.

Delaware Rolls Out Online Gaming Trial Run

Delaware Rolls Out Online Gaming Trial Run

Although Delaware’s full iGaming rollout won’t happen until November 8th, its play-money faithful will be invited to play for real money starting today.

Viktor Blom Destroys Douglas Polk in Heads-Up Play

Viktor Blom Destroys Douglas Polk in Heads-Up Play

Sweden’s Viktor “Isildur1” Blom beats Douglas “WCGRider” Polk out of $1.2 million over a marathon seven hour heads-up session.

Nevada OK With Online Poker Only …. For Now

Nevada OK With Online Poker Only …. For Now

As the online gambling launches of Delaware and New Jersey are fast approaching, many wonder if Nevada plans to add casino games to its Internet offerings.

New Michigan Regulations Could Spell Doom on Local Charities

New Michigan Regulations Could Spell Doom on Local Charities

Michigan’s Gaming Control Board is considering changes that would limit the ability of local poker rooms to provide funding for local organizations.

Delaware Targets Oct. 31 for Online Gambling Launch

Delaware Targets Oct. 31 for Online Gambling Launch

With New Jersey’s online gambling launch date just five weeks away, Delaware quietly announced that its Internet gaming rollout will commence on Oct. 31.