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Lee Davy takes a rapid-fire look at poker’s most interesting tales of the week.

A SWAT team has raided a well-known poker game in Great Falls, Virginia, making eight arrests, and seizing $150,000 in the process.

PokerNews lovers will have a sour face this morning as WSOP will be looking to take their live reporting in-house for the summers festival.

Another Aussie Millions update that recaps on Davor Derek’s victory in the Mixed-Max event and another sterling performance by Ole Schemion.

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French regulatory authority, ARJEL, has approved Amaya Gaming’s submission to take ownership of the French subsidiary of PokerStars.

The Borgata Poker Open has announced its schedule for their September festival.

November Nine odds and ICM calculations are circulating around the Internet, as the clock counts down to the finale.

Full Tilt add Amaya Gaming content to its casino platform, further enhancing the options in that genre.

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Van Marcus, and James Obst, have both been recognized for their contribution to Australian poker by the Australian Poker Hall of Fame.

Nam Le wins the Tournament of Champions event, and Mikal Blomlie take the honors in the No-Limit Hold’em/Pot Limit Omaha Rotation event.

WSOP Main Event introduce a $10m Guarantee for the $10,000 Main Event. And will guarantee that 1,000 people will get paid.

Atanas Kavrakov has taken the title, and top dollar, at the partypoker sponsored World Poker Tour National Main Event in Cyprus.

Ludovic Lacay announced on his blog that he would be leaving Team Winamax with immediate effect to focus on something ‘scary and exciting.’

Angelina Rich becomes the first female poker player to win a gold ring at the 2015 Aussie Millions after defeating John Thomson in Event#12.

Derek Schroeder tops a huge field of 1,370 entrants, in Event #4: $365 No-Limit Hold’em Re-Entry, after defeating Jonathan Moseley.

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao was on the receiving end of a $100,000 river bluff by the young cash game specialist Justin "Boosted J" Smith.

A couple of Aussie Millions events to catch up on including an Accumulator victory for Michael Soyza, and a Bounty victory for Jai Kemp.

Rapinder Cheema reigned victorious at the UKIPT Season 5 Main Event, in London, after beating Fernando Marin, in heads-up action.

Jeremy Nock talks about his involvement in the Parisian hotel business, and the importance of having multiple streams of income.

The Delaware State Lottery has released its revenue figures for Dec 2014, and it’s bad news in the online poker popularity stakes.

A controversial 30-year Stop and Seize law has been amended by Eric Holder; but it’s a little too late for Californian poker players.

An Aussie Millions update with Sean O’Reilly, Jonas Mackoff, Ryan Dodge and Alex Trevallion picking up victories.

The World Poker Tour has announced plans to return to the UK with its highly successful National series heading to Stratford and Newcastle.

Hollreiser issued a statement apologizing to NJ online poker players who were led to believe real-money gaming was available at Full Tilt.

Lee Davy recaps the week’s headlines including a jail sentence for Woods, Schwartz setting records, Aussie Millions round up and much more.

Bay 101 Shooting Stars are announced; Van Patten’s nightmares come true; Ivy Tevez stars as one of the Girls of FHM January 2015 in the PH.

Tyson Larson is hoping to generate more tax revenue by proving to the lawmakers that Draw and Hold’em poker are games of skill.

In this week’s confessions series, Lee Davy, gives the readers an insight into how the universe sends him his writing ideas.

Shane Warne has hit the headlines after a 43-year old mother-of-two sold a warts & all sex story about meeting him through the app Tinder.

Amaya Gaming Inc. have once again been recognized for their achievements, this time from the Canadian technology magazine Cantech Letter.