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New Federal Online Gambling Bill Introduced

New Federal Online Gambling Bill Introduced

Rep. Peter King (R-NY) introduced a new online gambling bill designed to equally include casinos, lotteries, Indian tribes and racetracks throughout the U.S.

Nevada Lawmakers Approve International Compacts

Nevada Lawmakers Approve International Compacts

Following a February amendment that allowed interstate partnership agreements, Nevada legislators approved a bill permitting international compacts as well.

Full Tilt Adds Sickest Game Yet: Six-Card Omaha

Full Tilt Adds Sickest Game Yet: Six-Card Omaha

Degenerates rejoice – Full Tilt Poker has added what will likely become the biggest action junkie game ever.

PokerStars Announce Zoom Boom Promotion

PokerStars Announce Zoom Boom Promotion

As part of PokerStars´ 100 Billion Hands Celebration, the site is offering players the chance to win free poker money every day in a ‘Zoom Boom’ promotion.

Josephy Wins WSOP 2013 Event #9 No Limit Shootout Event

Josephy Wins WSOP 2013 Event #9 No Limit Shootout Event

First place at the $3,000 WSOP No Limit Hold’em Shootout event has gone to New Yorker Cliff Josephy, who beat a field of 477 to win the event.

Online Poker Discussed at California Tribal Conference

Online Poker Discussed at California Tribal Conference

A tribal conference was held the past two days in California that centered on issues pertaining to tribal interests in the legalization of online poker.

Jakub Michalak Cracks the ISPT Wembley

Jakub Michalak Cracks the ISPT Wembley

Polish poker player Jakub Michalak won the International Stadiums Poker Tour at Wembley yesterday after recovering from the worst possible start – cracked Aces!

Michael Malm Takes Down WSOP 2013 Event #8

Michael Malm Takes Down WSOP 2013 Event #8

Canadian-born marketing specialist Michael Mann wins his first WSOP bracelet and $225k in $2,500 Eight Game mixed event.

Full Tilt Poker Offers UKIPT Sponsorship Package

Full Tilt Poker Offers UKIPT Sponsorship Package

Full Tilt Poker have launched a special promotion ahead of the Galway Poker Festival which will see one winner being sponsored for the rest of the UKIPT season.

Nick Humphris Rules the Waves at GukPT Portsmouth

Nick Humphris Rules the Waves at GukPT Portsmouth

Local player Nick Humphris won an intriguing heads-up finale against Dom Mahoney to win the GukPT Portsmouth Main Event and a seat in the GukPT Grand Final.

WSOP 2013 Event #7 Goes to Matt Waxman

WSOP 2013 Event #7 Goes to Matt Waxman

Matthew Waxman has won the WSOP $1,000 No Limit Hold’Em event, earning his first ever WSOP Gold Bracelet and $305,952 in the process.

Benny Chen Wins WSOP 2013 Millionaire Maker Event #6

Benny Chen Wins WSOP 2013 Millionaire Maker Event #6

Benny Chen has won the 2013 WSOP “Millionaire Maker” No Limit Hold’Em event, beating a field of 6,343 players to win his first WSOP Gold Bracelet.