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Judiciary Committee Shelves RAWA – Poker Safe for Now?

Judiciary Committee Shelves RAWA – Poker Safe for Now?

According to a tweet circulated by the Poker Players Alliance, the Restoration of Americas Wire Act will not be heard during the current lame duck session.

Countdown Launched to PokerStars One Billionth Tournament

Countdown Launched to PokerStars One Billionth Tournament

PokerStars has announced a series of promotions to launch the countdown to its one billionth tournament – scheduled to be played on Sunday November 30th.

Martin Jacobson Wins 2014 WSOP Main Event

Martin Jacobson Wins 2014 WSOP Main Event

Martin Jacobson produced the performance of his poker career to master Jorryt van Hoof and Felix Stephensen and become the 2014 WSOP Main Event Champion.

WSOP Main Event Down to Three – Van Hoof Bossing

WSOP Main Event Down to Three – Van Hoof Bossing

Dutch poker player Jorryt van Hoof leads the November Three into the climax of the World Series of Poker Main Event after bossing last night´s action.

Now You Can Vote for Hand of the Year at the BPAs

Now You Can Vote for Hand of the Year at the BPAs

The British Poker Awards has opened voting in two new categories – “Hand of the Year” and “Best Poker Site” – and announced a new sponsor for the event.

GPI Wants To Take Poker To A Whole New Level

GPI Wants To Take Poker To A Whole New Level

First there was the announcement about the Global Poker Masters. Now the Global Poker Index is ready to take the next step in ‘sportifying’ the game.

GOP Victory in US Mid-Terms is not End for Online Poker

GOP Victory in US Mid-Terms is not End for Online Poker

Yesterday´s mid-term elections saw the Republican´s take a majority in both houses, but this does not signal the end for online poker in the United States.

Win a PCA Package in PokerStars´ Free Spin & Go Game

Win a PCA Package in PokerStars´ Free Spin & Go Game

PokerStars is offering players the opportunity to win a package to the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in a free Spin & Go game located on their Facebook page.

Lesniak: Christie to Blame for PokerStars NJ Delay

Lesniak: Christie to Blame for PokerStars NJ Delay

Democrat Senator Ray Lesniak last night blamed Republican Governor Chris Christie for the delay in the long-awaited launch of PokerStars in New Jersey.

PokerStars Hall of Famer Enraged About New FX Margin

PokerStars Hall of Famer Enraged About New FX Margin

PokerStars is in danger of losing one of its best all-time customers after changing the currency exchange rates last week.

Players Report Positive Outcome from ARJEL Meeting

Players Report Positive Outcome from ARJEL Meeting

French poker players met with the French regulatory body ARJEL last week, and reported a positive outcome with better communication likely in the future.

Negreanu and McClelland Welcomed into WSOP Poker Hall of Fame

Negreanu and McClelland Welcomed into WSOP Poker Hall of Fame

Daniel Negreanu and Jack McClelland will be welcomed into the WSOP Poker Hall of Fame on Nov 9th prior to the conclusion of the WSOP Main Event Final Table.