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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.

Billionaire Poker Pro David Einhorn Divorcing Wife After 24 Years

Billionaire Poker Pro David Einhorn Divorcing Wife After 24 Years

10,000-foot square home in Rye, New York, reported to be part of the divorce filings.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/05/2017

Celebrity Poker Player Danny Masterson Investigated Over Alleged Sexual Assaults

Celebrity Poker Player Danny Masterson Investigated Over Alleged Sexual Assaults

Three females have come foward claiming the actor sexually assaulted them.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/05/2017

Where Can I Find Software to Open My Own Internet Casino & Poker Room?

Where Can I Find Software to Open My Own Internet Casino & Poker Room?

Online white label casino complete with mobile gaming, live dealer table games and your own poker room

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/04/2017

Phil Ivey Granted Appeal to British Court in Baccarat Case

Phil Ivey Granted Appeal to British Court in Baccarat Case

Poker pro Phil Ivey will be able to appeal a case against Crockford’s Casino in which the property refused to pay out nearly £7.8m in Baccarat winnings in 2012.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/03/2017

New York Daily News: Dan Bilzerian Losing Followers Over Tortious Antics

New York Daily News: Dan Bilzerian Losing Followers Over Tortious Antics

One follower writes: "That tortoise means a lot to our country and in general to the world. Brainless turd.”

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/03/2017

Online Gambling Can Bring PA More Than $400 Million in Next Six Years

Online Gambling Can Bring PA More Than $400 Million in Next Six Years

A 14-page white paper produced by Play Pennsylvania and onlinepokerreport.com concludes that the state can rake in more than $400 million by 2022 should lawmakers legalize online gambling. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Dan Bilzerian Bikini Babe Rides Tortoise in Shock Pic

Dan Bilzerian Bikini Babe Rides Tortoise in Shock Pic

Not all of his Instagram followers were thrilled with the photo, many of whom worried about the turtle's safety

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Wichita Eagle Files Motion in Wiretapping Probe of Local Poker Pro

The Wichita Eagle has filed a federal court motion requesting information on the FBI wiretapping of local city businessmen including a big name poker pro.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/01/2017

The Best Real Money Poker Apps For iPhone

The Best Real Money Poker Apps For iPhone

There aren't many rushes on par with playing poker for real money, with the chance to use pure skill to pull in huge profits.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/01/2017

Mob Boss Sentenced in Online Gambling Case: Once Threatened to Shoot Reporter

Mob Boss Sentenced in Online Gambling Case: Once Threatened to Shoot Reporter

Femia was already serving time in prison for operating an online poker network

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2017

Dan Bilzerian, Bill Perkins Banned From Americas Cardroom

Dan Bilzerian, Bill Perkins Banned From Americas Cardroom

The two were blatantly caught multi-accounting with Bilzerian shut off while doing so live streaming bare-chested

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

Absolute Poker Founder Returns to US to Face Charges

Absolute Poker Founder Returns to US to Face Charges

On the lam since April 2011, Absolute Poker founder Tom Scott has finally turned himself in to US authorities last week.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

Former Fed on Probe of Wichita Poker Pro: ‘Timing of Letters Unusual’

Former Fed on Probe of Wichita Poker Pro: ‘Timing of Letters Unusual’

“Normally those types of notifications are made or affected after the indictment rather than before,” former agent says.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/22/2017

Attorney Wins $248k at HPT Event

Attorney Wins $248k at HPT Event

Cord Garcia topped one of the largest fields in Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) history at Golden Gates Casino & Poker Parlour to earn his second win in as many tries in Colorado.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/21/2017

Phil Hellmuth ‘Poker Brat’ Available on Amazon for Pre-Orders

Phil Hellmuth ‘Poker Brat’ Available on Amazon for Pre-Orders

World Series of Poker bracelet record holder Phil Hellmuth has his new autobiography “Poker Brat: The Phil Hellmuth Story” due out in stores August 1

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/21/2017

Yes Sweden Has a Crime Problem – Poker Community Knows All Too Well

Yes Sweden Has a Crime Problem – Poker Community Knows All Too Well

Sweden in world spotlight following US President Donald Trump’s weekend comments

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2017

Portland Police Officer Fired for Making Threats while Armed During Poker Game

Portland Police Officer Fired for Making Threats while Armed During Poker Game

A newly released report on investigations into misconduct by Portland police says an officer resigned under threat of firing for driving drunk in a patrol car while on duty to answer a call.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/18/2017

Wichita Witch Hunt? More Names Surface in Poker, Casino Probe

Wichita Witch Hunt?  More Names Surface in Poker, Casino Probe

Two other Wichita, Kansas men’s names have been revealed as part of a US Justice Department probe where information thus far has been scarce.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/16/2017

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Series 2017 Announced

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Series 2017 Announced

Event will run Thursday, March 16 through Sunday, April 9, 2017

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/16/2017

What’s Going on in Kansas? Federal Probe of Poker Player Leads to Wire Tap of Governor

What’s Going on in Kansas? Federal Probe of Poker Player Leads to Wire Tap of Governor

Not since the Wizard of Oz has there been this much excitement in the state of Kansas: Wiretaps of government officials, more

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/15/2017

Kansas Governor Confirms His Calls Intercepted: Ties to Local Poker Pro?

Kansas Governor Confirms His Calls Intercepted: Ties to Local Poker Pro?

Kansas Governor confirms his calls intercepted and received similar letter where local poker pro is subject of investigation

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/15/2017

Wichita Businessman, Poker Pro Brandon Steven Subject of Federal Probe

Wichita Businessman, Poker Pro Brandon Steven Subject of Federal Probe

FBI and US Department of Justice mum on subject of investigation

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/14/2017

SharkScope Introduces Collusion Detection Feature

SharkScope Introduces Collusion Detection Feature

SharkScope, one of several online services that track the results of online players, has reportedly unveiled an anti-collusion detection tool.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2017

Poker AI Could Soon Take On Six-Max

Libratus abilities could soon be enhanced

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2017

Craig Chait Denies Phil Hellmuth Win at 2017 LA Poker Classic

Craig Chait Denies Phil Hellmuth Win at 2017 LA Poker Classic

Craig Chait managed to beat out one of the greatest poker players, Phil Hellmuth, at this year’s LA Poker Classic $1100 2-7 event.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2017

Poker Player Turned Pimp Faces Trial, Girlfriend Enters Guilty Plea

Poker Player Turned Pimp Faces Trial, Girlfriend Enters Plea Deal

Woman said her poker player “pimp’ regularly threatened her and demanded she make a certain amount of money per day

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/12/2017

GlobalPoker.com Opens With PayPal Online Poker Payouts for US Citizens

GlobalPoker.com Opens With PayPal Online Poker Payouts for US Citizens

PayPal has not permitted its platform to be used for Internet gambling in the States for well over 15 years though.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/11/2017

Lady Gaga First Song Super Bowl 51 Prop Closed Amidst Poker Face Suspect Betting

Lady Gaga First Song Super Bowl 51 Prop Closed Amidst Poker Face Suspect Betting

Online sports have closed the prop bet on Lady Gaga's 1st halftime song after suspect betting on Poker Face has been reported.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/03/2017

$117.8 Million Raked in Nevada Poker Rooms in 2016

$117.8 Million Raked in Nevada Poker Rooms in 2016

2016 was a decent year for poker in Nevada as it was reported that $117.8 had been raked in state poker rooms during last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/02/2017

Amateur Poker Player Stuns Pros at Aussie Millions

An amateur poker player from Melbourne who won $1.6 million from an initial $130 investment has described the experience as a "mad dream".

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/31/2017

Breaking News

Phil Hellmuth Busts Out in 9th: Deprived of 15th Bracelet This Time

Phil Hellmuth Busts Out in 9th: Deprived of 15th Bracelet This Time

No 15th bracelet for Phil Hellmuth yet at the 2017 World Series of Poker, though he just came very close.

100-Year-Old Mobster Released From Prison

100 Year Old Mobster Leaves Prison

Former Colombo family underboss John (Sonny) Franzese has been released from prison at the ripe old age of 100.  It was his first full day of freedom in eight years.

Bitcoin Takes a Dive as Market Sheds $13 Billion

Bitcoin Takes a Dive as Market Sheds $13 Billion

Bitcoin, Ether and other crypto-currencies plunged Monday as veteran investors reportedly took out profits, according to reports.