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POKER CHAMP!

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 11.06.2013 | Sports

LAS VEGAS -- LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 23-year-old poker pro from Michigan won the World Series of Poker main event late Tuesday, claiming the $8.4 million...

Real Estate, Poker and the Humanities

Jon Bronson | Posted 02.03.2013 | Los Angeles
Jon Bronson

For me, houses are cards and cards are houses. It's all the same thing. Right now? There's no inventory. The table is tight. It will loosen up, but be patient. Hang tight and be ready to pounce because it's a seller's market right now.

10 Steps To Hosting The Perfect Poker Night

Posted 11.25.2011 | Fifty

So, you think inviting some guys over to your house to drink beer and play Texas Hold 'Em will make you Edward Norton in "Rounders" and magically eras...

Pius Heinz Wins The $8.72 Million Prize At The World Series Of Poker

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 01.09.2012 | Sports

LAS VEGAS — Earlier this year, Pius Heinz was deciding whether to play cards full-time. Now that the 22-year-old German has won the $8.72 milli...

Jarvis, Nguyen Out At World Series Of Poker 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Two players were eliminated Saturday after more than three hours of no-limit Texas Hold 'em at the World Series of Poker, increasing...

The NAPT: High Stakes Poker in the Time of the Recession

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Harmon Leon

Has poker playing now become a viable career option for those currently out of work despite the fact that one is constantly faced with the prospect of losing large sums of money?

What Are We Going to Do About Gambling Addicts?

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

My solution to gambling addiction would be same one that seems to be helping keep track of sexual predators: A national registry. If widely shared, such a list could prevent addicts from any legalized gambling.

Dreidel Mania

Melanie Chartoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Melanie Chartoff

Santa is lugging Sony Playstations. Traditions are toppling and mutating to the point where we can scarcely remember their original intent. Oy! Even the dreidel has gone millennial.

Steve Begleiter, Former Bear Stearns Exec: Poker World Series Winner?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

UPDATED: Bloomberg reports that Steve Begleiter, the former head of corporate strategy at Bear Stearns, has finished sixth in the 2009 World Series o...

Cowboys Full: The Story of Poker Author James McManus on The Interview Show

Mark Bazer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mark Bazer

James McManus stopped by The Interview Show, a monthly talk show hosted by Mark Bazer, to discuss the new book, poker and a naked Michael Jordan.