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Merger Discussions Between Amaya and William Hill Aborted, PokerStars Responds to 'Inaccuracies'

Merger discussions between Amaya and William Hill have been terminated. Amaya reacts to "inaccuracies" reported during the discussions.

Dreams of a California Online Poker Bill Passing in 2016 Are Dead

It's been a long road for online poker in California, but after much back and forth there will be no bill passing in 2016.

Could Casinos Be Coming to Japan? The Odds are Increasing.

Due to a change in politics, the odds of Japan allowing integrated casino resorts climbs to better than 50 percent.

Quebec Ban of Online Gaming Sites To Be Challanged In Court

The Government of Quebec passed a law to ban online gaming sites but a Canadian lobby is challenging the law in Quebec Superior Court.

Borgata Booms: The Story Behind the East Coast's Premier Poker Destination

The story behind Borgata, the East Coast's premier poker destination.

Online Gaming Bill Passes in the Dutch Lower House

The Dutch Lower House passes an online gaming bill which calls for restrictive taxes.

New Jersey and the United Kingdom Agree in Principle to Share Online Poker Liquidity

New Jersey and the United Kingdom reach an agreement in principle to share online poker liquidity.

NY Sen. John Bonacic Confused About Assemb. Gary Pretlow Saying Poker Not a Skill Game

New York Sen. John Bonacic confused about Assemb. Gary Pretlow saying that poker is not a skill game.

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Bill Passes Full House Vote

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed an online gambling bill. Bill will now go to the Senate.

NY Assemblyman Pretlow Says Online Poker Bill Didn't Pass Because Not a Game of Skill

NY Assemblyman Gary Pretlow says online poker bill didn't pass because not a game of skill.

Proposed Amendments To California Online Poker Bill Show Compromise in the Works

Proposed amendments to California online poker bill show compromise in the works.

Dutch Regulated Online Gaming Delayed for At Least a Year

The KSA reports that the earliest regulated online gaming will take place is more than a year from now.

Mexican Gaming Association Expects Online Regulation by the End of the Year

The Mexican Gaming Association believes a bill to regulate online gaming will pass in 2016.

Russian Region Seeks To Fine Online Gamblers

Russian legislators in Tatarstan introduce a bill that would fine customers of unregulated online gaming sites.

Cali Horse Racing Industry Pledges Support of Online Poker Bill AB 2863 Via Letter

The California horse racing industry has come out in official support of online poker bill AB 2863 via a letter to Assemblyman Adam Gray.

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.

Illinois Rep. Zalewski On DFS: "Need To Get Out of the Business of Banning Things"

At iGaming North America, State Representative Mike Zalewski spoke about the status of daily fantasy sports legislation in Illinois.

Insight Into Online Poker and DFS Legislation Progress in NY from Assemblyman Pretlow

Insight into online poker and daily fantasy sports legislation progress in New York from State Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow at the 2016 iGaming North America conference.