GOP mega donor and gambling magnate Sheldon Adelson purchased the Las Vegas Review Journal last December and that paper has now become the first major news outlet to endorse the Republican nominee Donald J. Trump.
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Bodog.com has launched a new Bodog-branded poker network.
Though she doesn't seem to be making much news on the felt these days, poker pro Tiffany Michelle has nonetheless been generating quite a bit of buzz. Following a stellar showing at the 2008 World Series of Poker main event in which she was the last woman standing, finishing 17th of the field of over 5000, Michelle signed up for a sponsorship with online poker site UltimateBet.
Yesterday it was announced that she has re-signed with the company for another year. In a statement released by the site, Michelle said,
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UltimateBet today announced the sponsorship of the Second Annual Celebrity Casino Night in support of Eva's Heroes.
NBC's primetime poker show Face The Ace took a hit in the ratings and now it may take a hit in court.
Television and film star Tiffany Michelle, who has found great success at the world's biggest poker tournament and at UltimateBet's online tables, signs with UltimateBet for a second year.
Ultimate Bet today announced that recognized TV & Film personality Tiffany Michelle has signed on for a second year as a member of Team UB. The rising poker star will continue to be part of an impressive roster of poker talent that includes Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke plus recent WSOP bracelet winners Brandon Cantu and Matt Graham.
The Poker Hall of Fame finalists were announced Tuesday in Vegas and, as many expected, Phil Ivey is among those listed.
All summer long, the high stakes action on the nosebleed tables has been plentiful and down-right mind boggling.
Through 10 episodes, the 2009 WSOP has earned an average rating of .75, which translates to 741,311 household impressions.
UltimateBet today announced that poker legend and Team UB pro Phil Hellmuth will be hosting Hold'em for Heroes this November, a charity Texas Hold'em tournament to benefit the TASER Foundation for
The death of U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy last week recalled memories of the 1988 Democratic National Convention in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
I just did a quick follow up with Vanessa Rousso to see what's been going on with her after the 2009 World Series of Poker. To no surprise, she seems to be busier than ever as you'll read in my i
Howard Lederer speaking on Inside Deal on why Durrrr isn't signed to Full Tilt:
"I'm sure that Full Tilt would love to have him.
A little background (or should we say "battleground"?): Jeff Shulman is the President and COO of Card Player Magazine who just happens to have made the Final Nine Table of the 2009 Worl
He just can't get the female body off his mind, and who can blame him. Doyle Brunson, one of the hottest poker players on the circuit today (not to mention the oldest), has women swarming all ove
One of the better-known feuds in the world of poker is between Daniel "Kid Poker" Negreanu and Annie Duke.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) -- A professional poker player was ordered to stand trial Friday on charges that he murdered his parents at their posh country club home.
Move over Annie Duke (Celebrity Apprentice), Maria Ho (Amazing Race) and now Daniel Negreanu (The Real World), Phil Hellmuth is about to top all of you it seems.
If you happen to be in Spain and on the beach, you could be lucky enough to spot a nude sun bathing Lacey Jones.
Doyle Brunson wasn't voted my Sexiest Poker Player of 2009 because he's dead wood. Poker babe Lacey Jones also made the cut.
The attorney for a man accused of murdering his parents at their Pleasanton home in March 2008 for monetary gain hinted in his line of questioning Tuesday that someone other than the defendant may
One of online poker's most aggressive players has been scooped up by a top online poker site. UltimateBet today announced that Billy Kopp, who finished 12th in the Main Event of this year's World Series of Poker, has signed on to join UltimateBet's Team UB, a group of successful poker pros that includes Phil Hellmuth, Annie Duke and some of the most respected online poker players in the industry. In just a few short years, Kopp has earned over $2.6 million in both online poker games and in land-based tournaments.
As previously reported, online high stakes cash game specialist, Tom "Durrrr" Dwan had agreed to take part in a live Million Dollar Challenge.
Bounty-hungry, poker-playing gunslingers rejoice.
Dancing With the Stars betting remains a popular pastime and the new season cast was announced Monday. Those who will be dancing include former Republican Majority Leader, Tom DeLay and poker pla
This year, online poker players have an unprecedented number of reasons to join the online poker site in Aruba with today's announcement that the world's leading tournament director Matthew Savage
We know what's hot based on what everyone is talking about. Gambling911.com readers have been especially fired up over a recent article Submitted by Payton on, Aug/16/2009
The UK government is set to review fixed odds gambling machines amid concerns they are harming some 600,000 vulnerable people, the BBC is reporting this week.