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The Sunday Briefing: Scott "Aggro Santos" Margereson Tops Sunday Million for $194K

In this week's Sunday Briefing, Scott "Aggro Santos" Margereson tops the PokerStars Sunday Million and Ondrej "Vinkyy" Vinklarek wins the Full Tilt Sunday Major.

PokerStars-Branded Debit Card Launches in the UK

Deposits and withdrawals just got much easier for poker players in the UK, as the SafeCharge International Group launched a brand-new PokerStars-branded prepaid MasterCard.

Man vs. Machine: Doug Polk and Others Play for $100K Each Against Poker Bot "Claudico"

Doug Polk, Dong Kim, Bjorn Li, and Jason Les are facing off against "Claudico", a poker bot created by a computer science team at Carnegie Mellon University for a chance to win $100,000 each.

888poker Gains Ground in Spanish Online Poker Market

888poker Spain increases its ring-game traffic marketshare to 24 percent, up from the 18 percent it realized a year ago.

Tonybet Poker's OFC Grand Prix Begins on Sunday with Pineapple Event

With 17 events, four different OFC poker variations, and €30,000 in guaranteed prize money, the series is set to provide OFC fans with a week of great action.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: UKIPT Champ Crowned, New Look IPO

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up highlights the most popular stories of the past seven days from our UK & Ireland focussed site.

Russia’s “CccpVodka” Wins $1,000,000 in Under Six Minutes On PokerStars

A Russian player won $1,000,000 on PokerStars in under six minutes thanks to a life-changing Spin & Go poker tournament.

Italy Considering Restricting Gaming Commercials To Be Shown Only After Midnight

Italian authorities are considering limiting gaming related commercials on television to be shown only after midnight.

57-Year-Old Call Center Representative Turns €25 into €250,000 at PokerStars

"This big win finally gives my family the opportunity to feel secure." Italy's "borggiorg" comments on his €250,000 win at a $25 buy-in Spin-and-Go at

PokerStars Dominates Italian Online Market As Regulator Attacks Illegal Operators

According to the latest numbers issued by Italy's online gambling regulator, the Customs and Monopoly Agency, PokerStars Italy continues to dominate the country's ring-fenced online poker market.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: NJCOP II Begins, Spring Poker Series Wraps-Up

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

Poker Player Wins $60,000 and Quits His Job, But Bank Refuses to Pay the Winnings

After a third-place finish in the MicroMillions Main Event, German-based "RuiDeck" decided to quit is job as a waiter, but his bank decided not to pay his winnings.

Four Online Poker Hearings Scheduled In California; First On Wednesday, April 22

Four online poker hearings are scheduled to take place in California, starting with one on Wednesday, April 22.

BlogNews Weekly: PokerStars Blog 10th Anniversary, Poker Strategy, Kings of Vegas

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

Daniel Negreanu Wins $50,000 During His First Real-Money Twitch Live Stream

Daniel Negreanu wins $50,000 during his first real-money poker Twitch experience.

Jennifer Shahade and Pedro Marte Talk About the OFC Grand Prix at Tonybet Poker

From April 26 through May 3, Tonybet Poker will run the OFC Grand Prix, an online poker series dedicated to open-face Chinese poker with combined guaranteed prize pools for more than €30,000.

Report: Lock Poker Rumored to Be Closed

Lock Poker players have been unable to access the online poker room since April 17.

New Jersey Gaming Revenues on the Rise

Casinos based in Atlantic City, New Jersey have for the third consecutive month reported a revenue increase when compared to the same period a year ago and factoring out casinos that are no longer in business.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Live and Online Wins Galore

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up features the most popular stories from the past seven days from our UK & Ireland focussed portal.

The Online Railbird Report: "JayP-AA" Opts Out, Blom Up $355K, and Nosebleed Overhaul

"JayP-AA" opts out of long-term tracking, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom wins big, and Full Tilt Poker makes major changes to its high-stakes tables.