PokerStars hauls honors at European Poker Awards

27 March 2015ONCHAN, Isle of Man — (PRESS RELEASE) — PokerStars, an Amaya Gaming Group, Inc. (TSX: AYA) company, last night put in a strong showing at the European Poker Awards in Malta with six awards going to sponsored players and staff, in addition to Team PokerStars Pros Liv Boeree, George Danzer and Eugene Katchalov.The 2014 efforts of the three members of Team PokerStars Pro were recognized with Boeree winning … Read the rest

IGT Enriches Jackpot Legacy With Megabucks $1 Million Payout At Mohegan Sun

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — One auspicious slot enthusiast has more than a million reasons to treasure his whopping $1,149,196 jackpot rewarded by global gaming entertainment leader IGT (IGT) from its Megabucks® video slot at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut on March 7, 2015. The winner wished to remain anonymous. View photo. This jackpot continues IGT Megabucks’ mega-payout history, now totaling more than $1 billion since … Read the rest

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. drops by Pacquiao’s training

very popular PH gets P9.5B in new Japan aid After US airstrikes, Iraq troops start final push for Tikrit Carla Abellana hopes Tom Rodriguez is ‘the one’ Santiago for MV Pangilinan; ad backs Poe, Ping Lacson CBCP: There is no need for divorce in PH US ‘troubled’ by Thai leader’s threat to execute reporters Aquino to form citizens’ conclave on peace agreement, say sources Rey Pamaran airs side on slapping … Read the rest

SLS Las Vegas host continues down the road to success

<!–<div class=”stampAd”>–> <!– –> Jung Kim’s career in customer development, as direct host at SLS Las Vegas, all began with a dream and MTV. “I seen MTV and saw The Real World Las Vegas show, and saw all the nightclubs, and I dreamed about working in Vegas,” Kim said. The year the show aired, 2002, is the same year in that Kim’s family moved from South Korea to Texas. A … Read the rest

Hemp, Inc. to Sponsor New Earth Events in Continuing Its Commitment to Corporate Consciousness

<!– (S) –>LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In continuing its commitment to corporate consciousness, sales and marketing, environmentalism, philanthropy and personal empowerment, Hemp, Inc. (HEMP) formally announced today in that it will sponsor 11 upcoming expos of New Earth Events, a producer of new life expos, holistic living expos, holistic holiday markets, and health and healing arts fairs. The 1st expo in which Hemp, Inc. will sponsor, … Read the rest

UW students spend spring break teaching kids a way forward

University of Washington sophomore Anna Gallagher works with Ke-Yara Sam, 8, on her book, “I Like my Baby Sister” as part of the alternative spring break program at Harrah Elementary School in Harrah, Wash. on March 26, 2015. Gallagher is an intended business major with a minor in education. (KAITLYN BERNAUER/Yakima Herald-Republic) Phone: 509-759-7853Follow me on: They could have spent their week off at a beach. They could have gone … Read the rest

Elite 8 odds: Arizona favored vs. Wisconsin

Can Notre Dame push Kentucky? That seems to be the question of the night after watching the Irish put on a smart, intelligent offensive display against Wichita State. Putting in that unstoppable force against the immovable object in that is Kentucky’s defense has everyone excited for a potential thriller on Saturday, yet the oddsmakers still like the undefeated Wildcats by double digits. Kentucky covered the 13.5-point announce with ease by … Read the rest

Study Ties Frequent Antibiotic Use to Higher Odds for Type 2 Diabetes

Study Ties Frequent Antibiotic Use to Higher Odds for Type 2 Diabetes Latest Diabetes News WEDNESDAY, March 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Repeated use of certain antibiotics may increase a person’s risk for type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from one million people in the United Kingdom and found in that those who were prescribed at least two courses of four types of antibiotics — penicillins, … Read the rest

David Beckham Brand Products Set to Hit China With Hong Kong Venture

<!– (S) –> (Bloomberg) — David Beckham-branded products are set to head to China when the British soccer star’s Hong Kong joint venture partner rolls out its goods in a few months. <!– –>The venture with Global Brands Group Holding Ltd. will focus on developing Beckham-branded consumer products in addition to sportswear, footwear, casual-wear, hi-tech and skincare, Chief Executive Officer Bruce Rockowitz asserted in an interview in Hong Kong today. … Read the rest

Gaming regulators scold Caesars, calling company’s bankruptcy an embarrassment

Tony Alamo To get a sense of just how complicated the bankruptcy of Caesars Entertainment’s main operating division is, illustration a Chicago courtroom filled with 200 lawyers, all working on the case. That’s a real situation Caesars faced recently, general counsel Tim Donovan told gaming regulators on Thursday. Donovan asserted Caesars was paying for many of those lawyers, who represent the company and creditors. Since the operating division sought bankruptcy … Read the rest