NC Governor vetoes casino night bill

Legislation that would make charitable casino nights legal in the state of North Carolina was vetoed Wednesday by Democratic Governor Roy Cooper (pictured) who reportedly said he feared approving...

Mercury Poker joins Microgaming’s Indian Poker Network

Mercury Poker is now live on the Indian Poker Network after teaming up with Microgaming and the MPN, formerly known as the Microgaming Poker Network. MPN India was established in...

Westgate Las Vegas opens new Poker Room

Westgate Resorts is hoping the fourth time is a charm for its new poker room recently opened in what was the sportsbook “Fan Cave” at the Westgate Las Vegas...

WSOP partners with Tencent to bring poker tournaments to China

On Saturday, the 2017 WSOP Main Event began with Day 1a, showcasing players from around the world as they hit the felt to take part in the 48th running...

Poker King Club to launch new poker series this September

Suncity Group is an investor of Macau VIP junket rooms that recently announced their unit Poker King Club will be launching a new poker series starting this September. The...

Absolute Poker’s Scott Tom takes $300,000 plea deal in Black Friday indictment case

Eleven of the 12 defendants from the U.S. Department of Justice’s “Black Friday” crackdown on April 15, 2011, have now resolved their cases with the Department of Justice (DOJ)...

Phil Ivey inducted into WSOP Hall of Fame

Some poker players don’t brag; they don’t need to. Phil Ivey is a ten-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner and now he’s a member of the WSOP Poker Hall of Fame. This...

Revamped platform unveiled by PartyPoker

Online poker cardroom, PartyPoker, has launched a revamped version of its platform in an effort to further improve the quality of its customer’s experience. iGaming Business reports that phase one...

PokerStars removes online gambling services in Colombia

When changes occur in regards to rules and regulations involving the online gambling industry in a given market, it can give operators pause and possibly cause the iGaming provider...

Over $30m to be paid to former US poker players of Absolute Poker &...

Back in April, it was announced that former online poker members of Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet would be able to file a claim to receive funds owed to...