The legacy of Texas’ lone legal casino

AGLE PASS, Texas (KXAN) – While state lawmakers have squabbled over gambling in Texas for decades, a small casino operation has quietly popped up along the Mexican border, helping a local Indian tribe win big. Twice a week, the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas is able to open the doors to its health clinic to…

888 To Work With Multiple Nevada Partners

888 To Work With Multiple Nevada Partners. Online poker site 888, a business-to-business and business-to-customer provider, is looking to be a dominant player in a future Nevada online gambling market. The Gibraltar-based company, which received a Nevada license this month, has partnerships with casino firms Caesars and Treasure Island, as well as slot machine maker…

Washington Online Poker Initiatives Finalized

Washington Online Poker Initiatives Finalized | Pokerfuse Online Poker News. A pair of related pro-online poker voter initiatives has received final language approval from the state of Washington. The measures are designed to authorize the play of real-money internet poker and remove Washington State’s existing law that makes the playing of online poker a felony.…

First online casino to get US gambling license

First online casino to get a US gambling license http://www.theverge.com 888 Holdings just became the first online-only gaming company to reportedly be approved to operate in the US, securing all but the final details of a license under Nevada’s month-old online gambling regulations. The Gibraltar-based company hasn’t operated online casinos or poker rooms in the…

Ultimate Poker adds to Pro Roster

From Poker Fuse A trio of well-established poker pros each announced new sponsorship deals Friday with Nevada based online poker site Ultimate Poker. Jonathan Little, two-time WPT Champion and author of the popular Secrets of Professional Tournament Poker series, announced via Twitter that he “signed with @ultimatepoker and will now be representing them + playing…