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DraftKings and FanDuel Abruptly Cancel Merger After FTC Raises Antitrust Objections

Less than a month after the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced its objections to their proposed merger, daily fantasy sports […]

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Pennsylvania Finally Passes Budget but iGaming Package Stalls Amidst Legislative Stalemate

Despite having passed the spending portion of a long-awaited $32 billion budget two weeks ago, lawmakers in Pennsylvania remain locked […]

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WSOP Main Event Money Bubble Bursts; Several Stars Still in Contention

In a poker tournament of any magnitude, there comes a point where the friendly banter subsides, as the next elimination […]

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2017 World Series Odds Update: Dodgers, Astros are the Favorites at Midseason

With the American League’s dominance in the Midsummer Classic continuing in a 2-1 win over their National League counterparts, Major […]

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Regulators in France, Italy, Portugal, and Spain Agree to Share Online Poker Player Pools

After pens were put to paper July 6 at a signing ceremony held in Rome, regulators representing four European Union […]

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Mike Wattel Denies Chris Ferguson Sixth Bracelet in Epic Seven-Card Stud Duel

Last week the World Series of Poker (WSOP) was rocked by a record-breaking performance, as Chris “Jesus” Ferguson set a […]

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Adelson’s Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling Hires Jeff Sessions’ Lawyer to Lobby; Forces AG’s Recusal

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has once again recused himself from a Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation, this time into the […]

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U.K. Gambling Commission Enacts Stricter Regulations for Online Gambling Operators

Less than two weeks ago, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) of the United Kingdom announced imminent enforcement efforts targeting […]

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Full Tilt Villain Chris “Jesus” Ferguson Sets WSOP Record with 14th Cash This Summer

When the familiar cowboy hat clad figure of Chris “Jesus” Ferguson was spotted at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) […]

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Illinois House Fails to Act on iGaming Bill During Special Session

One month after the state Senate in Illinois voted overwhelmingly to approve a dual daily fantasy sports (DFS) and online […]

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Island Nation of Cyprus Set to Build Largest Casino Resort in Europe

A deal forged on June 26 has set the stage for Europe to construct its largest casino resort to date, […]

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China Sentences Crown Resorts Employees to Prison Over Macau Casino Crackdown

On June 26, Crown Resorts revealed that 19 current and former employees, including three Australian citizens, have been convicted of […]

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