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Amarillo Slim Near Death: Brunson Insists his Friend was Not a Child Molester

Amarillo Slim Near Death:  Brunson Insists his Friend was Not a Child Molester
Poker icon Doyle Brunson has found fit to defend his friend Amarillo Slim regarding allegations that he once molested a young girl.

Betsson Acquires Nordicbet

Betsson Acquires Nordicbet
Betsson AB (publ) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire substantial parts of the business of Nordic Gaming Group plc

Judge Can Now Accept Misdemeanor Plea in Online Poker Case

Judge Can Now Accept Misdemeanor Plea in Online Poker Case
A federal judge is prepared to accept a guilty plea from John Campos, one of the men indicted in April of 2011 for handling transactions on behalf of three online poker rooms.

Americas Cardroom Received an ‘A’ for Online Poker Payouts

Americas Cardroom Received an ‘A’ for Online Poker Payouts
Poker Affiliate Solutions has graded Americas Cardroom online poker room with an ‘A’ for its payouts.

Watch as NUTTYNUTS303 Hits Bad Beat Jackpot for More Than $250k (Video)

Watch as NUTTYNUTS303 Hits Bad Beat Jackpot for More Than $250k (Video)
Watch as BetDSI Poker player NUTTYNUTS303 has his quad Jacks railroaded by a straight flush only to trip the Bad Beat Jackpot and take home $86,077.92.

Laurant Tapie Named Director, Secretary of New Full Tilt Limited: Invests €1m in Poker Firm

Laurant Tapie Named Director, Secretary of New Full Tilt Limited
The Full Tilt Poker saga continues with the registration of a new Irish company:  New Full Tilt Limited

EU Commission Online Gambling Manifesto Too Little, Too Late

EU Commission Online Gambling Manifesto Too Little, Too Late
The European Gaming and Betting Association has published a manifesto for a sustainable EU policy for online gambling.

4th Arrest Made in Shooting Death at Brampton, Ontario Poker Tournament

4th Arrest Made in Shooting Death at Brampton, Ontario Poker Tournament
A 4th individual has been arrested exactly one year after the shooting death of Kearn Nedd, 28, who was competing in a poker tournament at a Brampton, Ontario banquet hall.

Another Bad Beat Poker Jackpot Goes Off Online: This Time at Carbon

Another Bad Beat Poker Jackpot Goes Off Online:  This Time at Carbon
They just keep coming!  Yet another Bad Beat Poker Jackpot has hit.

Internet Gambling, Horse Racing Regulated Simulcasting on Agenda in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission is pressing lawmakers and Gov. Deval Patrick to push back a key deadline for the panel to take over the regulation of horse racing and simulcasting

EPT Berlin 2012 Day 1b End of Day Chip Leaders

EPT Berlin 2012 Day 1b End of Day Chip Leaders
Turkish player Cengiz Ulusu was the chip leader going into Day 2 of EPT Berlin.

Sid Rosenberg Fired Following DUI Arrest

Sid Rosenberg Fired Following DUI Arrest
Radio personality Sid Rosenberg has been fired following an arrest for DUI in Hollywood, Florida earlier in the month.

Liberty Quarter Million Online Poker Tournament Winner Crazymichael1 Talks to G911

Liberty Quarter Million Online Poker Tournament Winner Crazymichael1 Talks
This past weekend’s Americas Cardroom Liberty Quarter Million online poker tournament grand prize of $50,000 was won by a New Jersey player who just barely made the cut.

Bernard Tapie’s Fingerprints Now All Over Full Tilt Poker Company Registration

Bernard Tapie’s Fingerprints Now All Over Full Tilt Poker Company Registration
Several months after it was announced Group Bernard Tapie was to acquire shuttered Full Tilt Poker, Tapie’s name now appears on the company’s registration.

EPT Berlin Day 1b Chip Leaders

EPT Berlin Day 1b Chip Leaders
EPT Berlin Day 1b chip leaders had Andreas Vlachos on top prior to the end of the day’s play.

Some Strange Occurrences at Full Tilt Poker: All Systems Currently Operational

Some Strange Occurrences at Full Tilt Poker
A frenzy of activity is taking place over on the Full Tilt Poker website, not that it matters much when players are waiting more than a year to get paid.

Investors Unnerved by Playtech Planned Acquisitions: Shares Fall

Investors Unnerved by Playtech Planned Acquisitions:  Shares Fall
Playtech, the world's biggest provider of online gaming software, plans a string of acquisitions as it branches out into the social gaming market but news that it will be buying the businesses from its main shareholder unnerved investors.

Purple Lounge Parent Media Corp Looks to Acquire The Poker Channel

Purple Lounge Parent Media Corp Looks to Acquire The Poker Channel
Media Corp, parent company to the popular online gambling venue Purple Lounge, is looking to take over The Poker Channel parent company Gaming Media Group

Income Access Network Launches Kaffiliation and Sklots.com

Income Access Network Launches Kaffiliation and Sklots.com
Income Access network, one of the top online affiliate programs, has launched its newest affiliate platform - Kaffiliation with the branding concept Sklots. 

iPoker Pulls Away With Number Two Spot for Most Trafficked Online Poker Room

iPoker Pulls Away With Number Two Spot for Most Trafficked Online Poker Room
The iPoker Network has remained on top, assuming we were to remove PokerStars from the equation.

PokerStars Takes Legal Action Against Poker Table Ratings

PokerStars Takes Legal Action Against Poker Table Ratings
PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker room for real money play, has reportedly filed a legal action against the website PokerTableRatings.com.

Breaking News: Poker Legend Amarillo Slim on Deathbed

One of the greatest poker icons ever, Amarillo Slim, was reportedly in a hospice late Monday evening, April 16, 2012, clinging to life.

Americas Cardroom Unexpectedly Hands Out $420,000 During Liberty Quarter Million

Americas Cardroom Unexpectedly Hands Out $420,000 During Liberty Quarter Million
In addition to the $250,000 that was guaranteed, another $170,000 was handed out at Bad Beat Jackpot tables during Liberty Quarter Million online poker tournament

New Jersey Online Poker Player Wins $50k at Liberty Quarter Million Tournament

New Jersey Online Poker Player Wins $50k at Liberty Quarter Million Tournament
A lucky player from the Garden State of New Jersey has claimed first place at the premier Liberty Quarter Million online poker tournament held by Americas Cardroom to commemorate “Black Friday”.

EPT Berlin 2012 Day 1a Final Headcount

EPT Berlin 2012 Day 1a Final Headcount
With the conclusion of the EPT Berlin 2012 Day 1a, a total of 243 players had entered at the Grand Hyatt Berlin. The Main Event is running from April 16-21, 2012.
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