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Internet Poker Site Owner Heading To Prison Over Bank Fraud

Reuters | Posted 09.22.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An owner of Absolute Poker, one of the three largest Internet poker companies, was sentenced to 14 months in prison on Monday aft...

Ron Dicker

Poker Millionaire Struggles With Fed Shutdown Of Online Gambling

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.31.2012 | Money

To be 23 years old and making a fortune as a poker player sounds like the life, doesn't it? Brian Hastings isn't so sure. The money part can be gr...

Gamblers' Glee: Online Betting Gets A Boost From Washington

Reuters | Jim Wolf and Nicola Leske | Posted 02.24.2012 | Technology

By Jim Wolf and Nicola Leske WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration cleared the way for U.S. states to legalize Internet poker ...

Aaron Sankin

Will California Legalize Online Poker?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.22.2011 | San Francisco

Even though the federal government passed a bill effectively banning online poker in 2006, there was only a modicum of enforcement until earlier this ...

Winning Tips at the World Series of Poker

Harmon Leon | Posted 12.21.2011 | Sports
Harmon Leon

Hands are the biggest giveaway when collecting information on your opponents. Check to see if their hands are flat or arched in a ready-for-action position.

Losing My Book Advance Taught Me to Write

Josh Axelrad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Josh Axelrad

I was given a large book advance in 2005. This didn't sit well with me. It wasn't writerly, I felt, simply to be handed money without having struggled. My reaction was to gamble for about a year.

Internet Poker Players Bring Speed, Aggression to Table

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Harmon Leon

A new breed of internet poker players who have honed their gambling chops online are facing off against old-school competitors.