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What are some of the hottest headlines in the world of poker? Here you will find all the latest juicy stories along with other important news and tournament results. A must read for the poker enthusiast with articles published throughout the day.

2011 EPT San Remo Final Table

2011 EPT San Remo Final Table
The 2011 EPT San Remo final table is set with 5 different countries represented.  Four players come to us from Italy.

Online Poker Site Introduces WebCam Poker

WebCam Poker
By introducing WebCam Poker, is gearing up to forever remove the drawback of not being able to see  the players you’re up against.

Face of Absolute Poker Serinda Swan to Star in Upcoming Film

Serinda Swan
While all the talk around Absolute Poker in recent days has revolved around the US Justice Department indictment of the company on April 15, one of its personalities is slated to appear in the upcoming film The Baytown Disco.

High Stakes Online Poker Biggest Losers in April

High Stakes Online Poker Biggest Losers in April
We already noted who the biggest high stakes online poker players of April were – Patrik Antonius and Jens Kyllönen.

Finland’s Patrik Antonius and Jens Kyllönen biggest online poker winners in April

Patrik Antonius
Patrik Antonius and Jens Kyllönen were high stakes online poker's biggest winners during the month of April

Expect 2011 WSOP Main Event Numbers to Fall

2011 WSOP Main Event
The World Series of Poker begins later this month, and it couldn't come at a worse time.

Celebrity Apprentice Finalist Annie Duke Trashes Donald Trump

Annie Duke Donald Trump
Second season Celebrity Apprentice finalist Annie Duke, who lost out to comedian Joan Rivers, expressed her disgust with Donald Trump

2009 WSOP Main Event Winner Joe Cada 5th Place at EPT San Remo

Joe Cada EPT San Remo
Joe Cada continues to play strong at this year’s PokerStars sponsored EPT San Remo where he finishes Day 5 in 5th place among the chip leaders.

EPT San Remo 2011 – Day 3 Chip Counts and Joe Cada Still Strong

EPT San Remo 2011
The EPT San Remo 2011 Day 3 chip counts are in with 60 out of 987 players remaining at the sponsored event.

Full Tilt Poker Payouts to Begin Next Week

Full Tilt Poker Payouts
According to the popular podcast website, Full Tilt Poker is to begin making payouts to US customer beginning some time next week.

2011 iGaming Supershow: Pulls Out

2011 iGaming Supershow has learned that will not be sending representatives to the 2011 iGaming Supershow, an online gambling conference to be held in Dublin, Ireland May 24th-26th.

Loving Lock Poker: Jenny Speak to Another Bluff/Lock Challenger

Lock Poker:
The Bluff Poker Challenge, sponsored by Lock Poker, allowed online poker players to win a seat at this year’s World Series of Poker by simply becoming the most profitable player on the site.

Dateline NBC Could be in Process of Covering Poker Killer Ernie Scherer III

Ernie Scherer III
Sentenced for the brutal murder of both his parents, it now appears that Dateline NBC is in the very early planning stages of covering the story of Ernie Scherer III.

DOJ Oversight Committee May 3: Online Poker Indictments to be Addressed

DOJ Oversight Hearing
There will be a DOJ Oversight Committee Hearing May 3 where the PPA will pose questions about crackdown on PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and

Merge Poker Shoots Up Into Top 10 But With One Important Caveat

Merge Poker
After the April 15 indictments of the three largest US-facing online poker rooms on charges of money laundering and bank fraud, one of the biggest beneficiaries appears to be Merge Poker.

Senator Jon Kyl May Support Legalized Online Poker?

Senator Jon Kyl Online Poker
The very man who co-authored legislation prohibiting most forms of Internet gambling, outgoing Arizona Republican Senator Jon Kyl, may consider a measure that would exempt online poker.

World Poker Tour Seminole Hard Rock Demonstrates Impact of Poker on Economy

World Poker Tour Seminole Hard Rock
Indictments handed down against three of the world’s largest online poker rooms in the US on April 15 has nearly crippled the industry.

Online Poker Promotions for May 2011

Online Poker Promotions for May 2011
Cake Poker has released its online poker promotions for May 2011. 

Another Man Arrested in Connection with Online Poker Crackdown

Ira Rubin, one of 11 people charged with running illegal online gambling operations in the U.S., told a judge that he had “no idea” if a defense attorney was hired because he hasn’t made a phone call since his arrest in Guatemala on April 25.

Special Needs Poker Players Hurt by “Black Friday” Fallout: 50,000 Enter Jobs Market featured an article late Wednesday on the professional poker players impacted by “Black Friday” where indictments were handed down against Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars and in the US.

Antigua Online Gambling Summit Could Address Issue With, Absolute Poker

Antigua Online Gambling Summit
An online gambling summit being held on the Caribbean island of Antigua over the next two days looks to address how to move forward with the island nation’s long standing dispute with the US over its burgeoning i-Gaming sector.

Online Poker Player Ziigmund Loses Nearly $300K

Online Poker Player Ziigmund
The Finnish online poker sensation Ilari “Ziigmund” Sahamies was on an impressive upswing when he saw his whole world crash and burn to the tune of $275,000.

2011 SCOOP Schedule Changed: Prize Money Slashed Nearly in Half

2011 SCOOP
The 2011 SCOOP schedule sponsored by has been changed.  SCOOP is short for Spring Championship of Online Poker. 

2011 SCOOP Schedule Changed: Prize Money Slashed Nearly in Half

2011 SCOOP
The 2011 SCOOP schedule sponsored by has been changed.  SCOOP is short for Spring Championship of Online Poker. 

Isildur1 SuperStar Showdown Record at 7-2

Isildur1 SuperStar Showdown Record
The SuperStar Showdown is PokerStars version of boxing matches that always pit the same great fighter against other contenders, in this case, online poker phenom Isildur1.
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