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PokerStars Offering SCOOP Reload Bonus

PokerStars Offering SCOOP Reload Bonus

As is their tradition, PokerStars is offering players a Reload Bonus in advance of the annual Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP).

PokerStars Sues to Keep Atlantic Club Deal

PokerStars Sues to Keep Atlantic Club Deal

The parent company of PokerStars filed a lawsuit against the Atlantic Club’s owners to block a termination notice and keep the acquisition agreement intact.

Dan Smith Leads the Party at EPT Monte Carlo

Dan Smith Leads the Party at EPT Monte Carlo

Dan ‘Holla’ Smith took a late chip advantage on Day 1A of the EPT Monte Carlo Main Event following a rather subdued turn out for the climax of EPT Season 9.

PokerStars Announce Dates for EPT Season 10

PokerStars Announce Dates for EPT Season 10

The EPT Season 9 Grand Final may have only just started, but already organisers of the hugely successful European Poker Tour are looking ahead to next season.

Congressional Caucus Aims to Aid Online Gambling

Congressional Caucus Aims to Aid Online Gambling

Two federal lawmakers are aiming to organize support for nationwide gambling endeavors by forming a Congressional Gaming Caucus.

Patience Pays for Simba at APPT Cebu

Patience Pays for Simba at APPT Cebu

Jae Kyung ‘Simba’ Sim took down the APPT Cebu Main Event in the Philippines last night for almost $100,000 after playing what he described as a patient game.

Delaware Picks 888 and SciGames as Primary Vendor

Delaware Picks 888 and SciGames as Primary Vendor

The Delaware Lottery has chosen a joint bid by 888 Holdings, Scientific Games and Williams Interactive as the primary vendor in its online gambling regime.

Ivan Zalac Leads the Way at APPT Cebu

Ivan Zalac Leads the Way at APPT Cebu

When survivors of the two Day 1 fields combine later today for Day 2 of the APPT Cebu Main Event, Australian Ivan Zalac will lead the 76 remaining players.

U.S. Poker Regulation Update

U.S. Poker Regulation Update

While Nevada launched real-money online poker this week, players in other states are not faring as well considering recent actions by lawmakers.

New Federal Internet Poker Bill in the Works

New Federal Internet Poker Bill in the Works

New York Rep. Peter King is expected to introduce new federal online poker legislation soon that will include provisions for state lotteries.

WSJ Poll Shows Support for Online Poker in Washington

WSJ Poll Shows Support for Online Poker in Washington

A Wall Street Journal online poll, asking the question ‘Should Washington Allow Online Gambling’, produced a massive ‘yes’ vote in support of a change of law.

PokerStars’ Deal to Acquire NJ Casino Expires

PokerStars’ Deal to Acquire NJ Casino Expires

PokerStars’ bid to purchase the Atlantic Club casino may be in jeopardy following the expiration of time in which the company was allowed to secure licensing.