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Amaya’s Stocks Drop Eight Percent As Italy’s Tax Fraud Investigation Breaks Out

The shares of Amaya Inc. (AYA) went down 7.9 percent on Wednesday, as Italy's financial police Guardia di Finanza mentioned PokerStars in a tax fraud investigation.

partypoker Announces Tentative Schedule for NJCOP II in April

Partypoker NJ announced the tentative schedule for the second annual New Jersey Championship of Online Poker (NJCOP).

Dot-Poker Domains Become Available

The new gaming-focused 'dot-poker' (or '.poker') Top Level Domains (TLDs) became officially available for registration on Wednesday, as they entered the so-called 'landrush period.' Discover the best ones still available on the market.

The PokerStars MicroMillions Returns On March 19 With a $5 Million Prize Pool

Play for a share of at least $5 million in the PokerStars MicroMillions 9 from Mar. 19 to Mar. 29.

World Series of Poker to Make Changes to Online Bracelet Event

The World Series of Poker is looking to bring the final six players of the bracelet event to the Rio to play to a winner instead of just two.

Europe in Pills: Poland Opens to Foreign Operators and Sweden Attacks the AppStore

While Italy and Spain are busy with important changes at the top of their respective online gambling regulators, Poland gets ready to slowly open its market to international operators and Sweden partners with Apple against grey operators.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "GGlady" and "Smaulerg" Win Big

It was another big week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Breaking: PokerStars' Italian Subsidiary Under Investigation for Alleged Tax Evasion

According to Italy’s financial police, the Halfords Media Italy S.r.l. is currently under investigation for a 300 million Euros tax fraud.

BlogNews Weekly: Mike Sexton Speaks Against the November Nine Format at the WSOP

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

Global Poker Index to Consider Giving Out Online Poker Awards in 2016

According to the GPI CEO Alex Dreyfus, The 'Online Player of the Year' award may be reincluded in the European Poker Awards already from the event's next edition.

Adelson, Scheinberg, and Laliberté Make Forbes' List of Wealthiest People in the World

Forbes has recently released its annual list of the world’s wealthiest people, and to little surprise there are plenty of familiar names included from the poker and gaming industry.

PokerStars Pro Leo Margets Reflects on Poker in Spain and the Estrellas Poker Tour

The lone Spanish member of Team PokerStars Pro believes things will get better for poker in Spain: "Everyone would benefit from it."

The Online Railbird Report: "bbvisbadforme," Danzer, and Haxton Drive Action

It was a rather slow week at the high-stakes tables this week, but that didn't stop "bbvisbadforme," George Danzer & Ike Haxton from putting in some hours.

PokerStars Announces Tentative 2015 SCOOP Schedule; Introduces 'N-Stack' Events

The new 'N-Stack' events will request players to rethink their strategy approach to the first phases of the tournaments.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Bellamy Wins UKPC Main Event

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-up brings you all of the biggest and most popular stories from the UK and Irish poker worlds from the past seven days.

Martijn "Quadchrazs" Ardon is 2015's First Supernova Elite

It took only 52 days, and Martijn Ardon is this year's first Supernova Elite on PokerStars.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "nigock" Wins $10,638 on NJ

It was another big week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Vicky Coren Mitchell and Martin Jacobson Among Nominees For GPI European Poker Awards

Discover the names of the nominees for the 2015 European Poker Awards!

Adjarabet Addition to Microgaming Doubles the Size of the Network

Georgia-based Adjarabet is the first to join the Microgaming Poker Network by developing its software using the customizable Babelfish API technology.

Sylvain Loosli Talks Global Poker Masters, 2013 WSOP Main Event Final Table, and More

France's poker pro Sylvain Loosli talks about the upcoming Global Poker Masters and his life after his fourth-place finish at the WSOP Main Event in 2013.