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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.

Rivalry Brews Between Isildur1 and urnotindangr

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2011

Time Ticking in New Jersey as Christie Does not yet Take Action on Internet Gambling Bill

Thursday March 4, 2011 at the stroke of midnight Internet gambling could become legalized in the state of New Jersey.  It would be the first US state to do so. 

Governor Chris Christie has until that time to veto or sign off on a bill that could bring a much needed $28 million – if not more – to his state yearly.  It’s not just the millions of dollars, it’s the many new jobs that will ultimately be created.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2011

Player Wins $65,000 at Doyles Room Poker Rake Race

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/01/2011

Poker Player Ernie Scherer Says He Didn’t Bludgeon Parents

Testifying in his murder trial, poker player Ernie Scherer III insisted he did not beat and stab his parents to death in their Alameda County, California home three years ago this month.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2011

Dancing With The Stars Cast Revealed: No Phil Hellmuth

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Mar/01/2011

Bad Beat Jackpot at UB.com Soars to Over $1 Million

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2011

Florida Next State to Legalize Online Poker

Assuming New Jersey Governor Chris Christie moves forward and signs a bill legalizing online poker, Florida could be next in line.

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/28/2011

Big Week Ahead for Online Gambling Backers in New Jersey

March 4 is the deadline for when New Jersey Governor Chris Christie can either veto or sign a measure into law that would legalize online gambling in the state.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/27/2011

EPT Copenhagen 2011 Final Table Determined

The EPT Copenhagen 2011 final table has been set with eight players remaining.  Who are they?

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/25/2011

77-Year-Old Poker Legend Doyle Brunson All Clear Following Cancer Scare

Legendary poker player and the face behind DoylesRoom.com, Doyle Brunson, is free of cancer.

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/24/2011

March 2011 Online Poker Promotions From Cake

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Feb/24/2011

How the Libya Crisis Could Affect Online Gambling Sector, Twitter Accounts: Think .LY

The crisis in Libya may have serious ramifications for the online gambling sector in ways most people could not have imagined.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Feb/23/2011

English Poker Champion Extradited to Colorado for Alleged Murder of Wife

An English poker champion was extradited to the US state of Colorado this week.  He faces murder charges for the slaying of his wife in 1997.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Feb/23/2011

Phil Ivey Wins Close to $500K Online Over Weekend

Phil Ivey, one of the most respected poker players, reportedly won $476,000 over the weekend at Full Tilt Poker.  His main opponent was Kagome Kagome.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Feb/22/2011

Breaking News

Paddy Power Trump Weiner Wager: G911 Investigates Cockeyed Controversy

Paddy Power Trump Weiner Wager: G911 Investigates Cockeyed Controversy

Yes it's true, we get right to the point and chat with a rep from Paddy Power to determine if the just-announced Donald Trump "penis bet" is real or just a stunt.  Check out this hilarious transcript of said chat

Online Gambling Website StakeStake.com Operators Arrested: Ties to the Mob

Six men were arrested and charged with running the online gambling website StakeStake.com Thursday. 

Gambling Kingpin ‘Elvis’ has Extensive Arrest History

A man accused of running a multi-million dollar sports betting ring in three different states has a history of gambling arrests dating back several years.