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Clinton vs. Trump: Viewing the Presidential Election as a Poker Game

At the end of one of the most contentious presidential campaigns ever, we look at how poker has frequently been evoked to explain candidates' strategies.

From High Stakes to the Hall of Fame Doorstep: The Life and Times of Eli Elezra

As passionate about the game as ever, Eli Elezra tells the story of his illustrious poker career, recent resurgence in tournament results and nomination for the Poker Hall of Fame.

Five Thoughts: Tapping The Glass, Getting The Monkey Off Your Back and Becoming MasterChef

Live poker's all-time leading money winner becomes a world champ online, the Global Poker League returns to online competition, a WSOP Main Event winner talks about the state of the game, one runner-up finally wins, and another ends a run on...

Five Thoughts: Mercier Plays It Cool, Negreanu Loses His, and DP Heads to the WPT

Some thoughts on how Jason Mercier has been portrayed by mainstream media, Annie Duke claiming to be a poker pro still, and more.

Annie Duke Offers Advice for Handling Trump on used Annie Duke as a lens to examine the Donald Trump campaign.

Black Friday: Reliving Poker’s Darkest Day Five Years Later

On April 15, 2011, the poker world was rocked by Black Friday. Read all about the day that changed online poker forever on PokerNews.

Audio Tapes Expose Ultimate Bet Cheating Scandal; Phil Hellmuth Responds

Travis Makar released audio tapes of a meeting that implicates former Ultimate Bet owner Russ Hamilton and others in the theft of more than $50 million from players.

Top 10 Stories of 2012: #9, Baumann and Hille Bubble WSOP Main Event Final Table

Elisabeth Hille and Gaelle Baumann each had a great shot to become the first woman to make the WSOP Main Event final table since 1995, but both fell just short in 2012.

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is Back

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is the World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is back.

Five Thoughts: Hellmuth Wins WSOPE Main Event, Ivey Owed £7.3 Million, and More

Phil Hellmuth won the WSOPE Main Event, Phil Ivey is owed £7.3 million from a London Casino, and more.

Epic Poker League, Heartland Poker Tour Acquired by Pinnacle Entertainment

The Heartland Poker Tour and assets of Federated Sports + Gaming Inc. were sold at a bankruptcy auction to Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.

Five Thoughts: In-Game Betting on Poker, Another Win for Isildur1, and More

Want to bet red-black from your couch? iSeriesLIVE leads this week's Five Thoughts.

An Epic Letdown?

The news from Federated Sports + Gaming this week was disconcerting for the Epic Poker League, but not as disconcerting as the poker world's reaction.

The Nightly Turbo: Jason Mercier Tops The Nuts, WPT Poker Readers' Awards, and More

Jason Mercier topped ESPN's The Nuts rankings (again), and WPT Magazine released the winners of the WPT Poker Readers' Awards.

Federated Sports+Gaming Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy; Exclusive with Duke & Pollack

Federated Sports + Gaming announced they have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Epic Poker League on CBS: Klodnicki Versus Lichtenberger for Mix-Max Title

The third episode of the Epic Poker League was shown on CBS this weekend & saw Chris Klodnicki take on Andrew Lichtenberger for Mix-Max Title.

Epic Poker League: Event #4 and Leaderboard Update

The Epic Poker League has postponed Event #4 until further notice. PokerNews also updates the Championship Freeroll leader board.

The Nightly Turbo: GPI Player of the Year Award, Thor Hansen Charity Event, and More is hosting a charity event designed to raise money for poker legend Thor Hansen, who was recently diagnosed with terminal cancer.

PokerNews, FS+G Launch Global Poker Index Player of the Year Award

PokerNews and Federated Sports + Gaming (FS+G) together announced the launch of the Global Poker Index Player of the Year Award (GPI POY).

The Nightly Turbo: Gus Hansen Loses $1.89 Million Pot, Tapie Comments on FTP, and more

Gus Hansen lost a $1.89 million pot during a cash game in Macau, and Laurent Tapie confirmed reports that several pros still owe millions to Full Tilt Poker.