Sweden's Jacobson Wins World Series Of PokerThe Swedish man who got his start playing online poker after late restaurant nights while he trained to be a chef is $10 million richer after winning the top World Series of Poker main event prize Tuesday night.
Poker Player Loses $1 Million With Pocket AcesPocket aces are hard to beat. That is, unless your opponent has pocket aces and gets the luckiest draw in the world. You may never want to play poker again after watching this.
Poker Great Thomas 'Amarillo Slim' Preston DiesThomas Austin "Amarillo Slim'' Preston Jr., an acclaimed professional poker player who fancied himself the "World's Greatest Gambler,'' has died.
Barton Wants Online Poker LegalizedU.S. Rep. Joe Barton of Texas planned to introduce a federal bill Friday to legalize online poker, hoping to pull the estimated $6 billion industry out of the shadows at a time when its top operators face serious legal troubles.