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Homeless Poker Players From US Have Hope From Poker Refugees

Homeless Poker Players From US Have Hope From Poker Refugees
Following last year’s shock exits of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker from the US market, the vast majority of poker pros have been left with few options in which to play online.

Defendant in ‘Blue Monday’ Online Gambling Indictment Sentencing Sealed

Defendant in ‘Blue Monday’ Online Gambling Indictment Sentencing Sealed
No word yet on the fate of Darren Wright, the 43-year-old head of defunct online gambling company BetED.com and ThrillX.

Alleged Casino Cheaters Headed to Court in Ohio

Alleged Casino Cheaters Headed to Court in Ohio
Prosecutors say they have compelling video evidence against the first suspected casino cheaters in Ohio.

Wynn Resorts 2Q Net Income Rises, but Revenue Down

Wynn Resorts 2Q Net Income Rises, but Revenue Down
Wynn Resorts Ltd. said Tuesday its second-quarter earnings rose from the same quarter last year, which was weighed down by a hefty charge.

BetED.com Head Darren Wright Arraigned Monday

BetED.com Head Darren Wright Arraigned Monday
A defendant caught up in a Maryland US Attorney online gambling sting operation has been arraigned.

Kentucky Domain Seizure Deemed ‘Unconstitutional’ by None Other Than US Feds

Kentucky Domain Seizure Deemed ‘Unconstitutional’ by None Other Than US Feds
Attempts by the Commonwealth of Kentucky to seize several dozen online gambling-related domain names have been deemed “Unconstitutional” by none other than the US Justice Department.

Proponent for Legal Online Poker in US Shelley Berkley Faces Ethics Probe (Video)

Proponent for Legal Online Poker in US Shelley Berkley Faces Ethics Probe (Video
The charges stem from questions regarding whether Berkley acted improperly in her advocacy on behalf of a kidney transplant program at University Medical Center in Las Vegas.

Rachel Maddow: A Sheldon Adelson Justice Department Would Make ‘Macau’ Probe Go Away (Video)

Rachel Maddow:  A Sheldon Adelson Justice Department (Video)
Rachel Maddow examines Sheldon Adelson's dealings in Macau, a probe by federal authorities and what really might be motivating this casino magnate's support of the Republican party.

English Poker Open 2012 Online Satellites and a US$2000 Cash Bonus

English Poker Open Online Satellites and a US$2000 Cash Bonus
The English Poker Open online satellites were in full swing at Cake Poker, not to mention the popular Internet poker room was offering between a 110 percent to 200 percent signup bonus up to US$2000.

2012 World Series of Poker Main Event October Nine – Here They Are

2012 World Series of Poker Main Event November Nine – Here They Are
Here is your October Nine for the 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event.

Gaelle Baumann Almost First Woman to Make Final Table of World Series of Poker Main Event

Gaelle Baumann Almost First Woman to Make Final Table of World Series of Poker M
Gaelle Baumann of France just missed becoming the first woman to ever make the Final Table of a World Series of Poker Main Event.

The 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table is…

The 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table is…
Elisabeth Hille of Norway walked off with $590,442 but failing to make the Final Table of the 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event.

Greg Merson Only Recent Bracelet Winner Still in 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event

Greg Merson Only Recent Bracelet Winner Still in 2012 World Series of Poker Main
Greg Merson is now over 20 million chips after doubling through Wilfried Harig in a straight-over-straight situation just prior to press time.

Latest WSOP 2012 Main Event Eliminations as we are Down to 15 Poker Players

Latest WSOP 2012 Main Event Eliminations as we are Down to 15 Poker Players
They continue to drop like flies as we fast approach the World Series of Poker Final Nine (otherwise known as the November Nine).

Three Men in Alabama Gambling Voter Selling, Bingo Bribery Case Sentenced to 5-7 Years

Alabama Gambling Voter Selling, Bingo Bribery Case Sentencing
A federal judge has sentenced three men who pleaded guilty in an Alabama Statehouse bribery scheme to several years in federal prison.

Yuval Bronshtein Eliminated in 23rd Place at 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event

Yuval Bronshtein Eliminated in 23rd Place at 2012 World Series of Poker Main Eve
Yuval Bronshtein, known online as yuvee04, has been eliminated in 23rd place at the 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event.

Big Boss at Paddy Power Appears on ‘Undercover Boss’

Big Boss at Paddy Power Appears on ‘Undercover Boss’
Soon-to-be Head of Operations for Ireland’s biggest bookmaker Paddy Power, William Reeves, is currently appearing on tonight’s episode of “Undercover Boss”, airing in the UK.

World Series of Poker Main Event Day 7 Player Profiles

World Series of Poker Main Event Day 7 Player Profiles
There was plenty of excitement coming into Day 7 of the World Series of Poker Main Event as the final nine players will be determined from the 27 that remain now.

Massachusetts Casino Agreement With Tribes Most Lucrative

An agreement calling for the state to receive 21.5 percent of gambling revenue from a tribal casino would be among the most lucrative deals negotiated by any state with a Native American tribe.

Sentencing in Alabama Gambling Vote Selling, Bingo Bribery Convictions Today

A former federal judge said it’s highly unlikely that a casino developer who admitted offering millions in bribes will come out a winner in his attempt to avoid a prison sentence.

Kahnawake Gaming Commission: No Addressing the Status of Absolute Poker, UB.com (Video)

Kahnawake Gaming Commission:  No Addressing the Status of Absolute Poker, UB.com
General Counsel not asked about Absolute Poker payment status nor does he bring it up

Elisabeth Hille Makes Top 5 With 27 Left at World Series of Poker Main Event

Elisabeth Hille Makes Top 5 With 27 Left at World Series of Poker Main Event
Norwegian amateur Elisabeth Hille is conjuring up memories of fellow Norwegian Annette Obrestad, who won the first ever World Series of Poker Europe Main Event

World Series of Poker 2012 Last Woman Standing: Gaelle Baumann Still in Top 20

World Series of Poker 2012 Last Woman Standing:  Gaelle Baumann Still in Top 20
It’s always exciting as the World Series of Poker Main Event dwindles down to determine the “Last Woman Standing”.

Vanessa Selbst Out: Amit Makhija Leads at WSOP

Amit Makhija Leads at WSOP
Selbst busted just as this was going to press.
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