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How Nixon’s World War II poker game helped fund his first run for Congress

Archive Bettmann/Getty Images As a United States Navy lieutenant overseeing the logistical movement of weapons at Guadalcanal Air Force Base in the Solomon Islands and other posts during World War II, Richard Nixon’s unit was subjected to Japanese aerial bombardment. regulars, it became known as “Murder, Incorporated”. But once the future president was transferred to […]

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How Nixon’s WWII poker game helped fund his first congressional run

Bettmann Archives / Getty Images As a United States Navy lieutenant overseeing the logistical movement of weapons at Guadalcanal Air Base in the Solomon Islands and other positions during World War II, Richard Nixon’s unit was subjected to such aerial bombardments. Japanese regulars, it became known as “Murder, Incorporated”. But once the future president moved […]

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West Virginia lawmakers hope to bring poker and casino games online

February 12, 2019 casino games West Virginia has seen a successful rollout of sports betting in the state over the past six months, and mobile sports betting has been available since late December. Now, some state lawmakers want to allow casinos to also offer poker, slots, and table games on the Internet. West Virginia sports […]