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...

Reminder for PKR.com customers: PokerStars has your back

Players who found their funds locked up in administration when PKR.com went bust can get their money from PokerStars. In early May the pioneering PKR.com was removed from Microgaming’s Poker...

888poker to debut new game this weekend

Just a short time ago, online poker players received an unexpected preview of a new online poker game at 888poker. Several poker forums and media outlets revealed that Flopomania...

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...

California’s 500 Club Cardroom reportedly shut down due to insufficient funds

The Bureau of Gambling Control in California has shut down a Clovis card room after reportedly finding that the facility had insufficient funds when it came to covering the...

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...

D.C. home to new iGaming lobbying group

In Washington, D.C., a new lobbying group dedicated to advancing the cause of Internet-based gambling in the U.S has opened up shop. The lobbying group comprised of 17 firms, named,...

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...