LAS VEGAS (AP) — Poker star Phil Ivey is out at the World Series of Poker's championship no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event, joining actors James Woods and Jennifer Tilly and others who fell during their second day of card play.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The bluffing and betting began this afternoon for thousands of poker players in Las Vegas risking $10,000 each in hopes of winning several million dollars and being crowned the next champion of the World Series of Poker's Main Event.
Station Casinos launched the country's first legal, pay-to-play online poker site on April 30. Right now, the site can only be used by people in Nevada. Other companies are preparing to introduce poker websites, and that has some people worried about the affect on problem gamblers. We'll talk about whether online gambling is any more addictive than the real-world kind, and what websites can do to help users play responsibly.