Entertainment

Top American Lottery Winners of All Times

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The lotto fever seizes the whole world whenever the American lottery giants reach one of their awesome peaks, displaying colossal jackpots that already passed the half billion dollars. Each such prize creates not only brand new millionaires, but also amazing stories, some of them successful, others with a less optimistic end. $1.58 billion – Powerball Yes, you have read it ...

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Online Gaming Comes of Age

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The online gaming juggernaut continued its seemingly unstoppable march across the gaming landscape in 2016. By all accounts, 2017 is going to be an even bigger year for the industry as more developers turn to this new but by far, most promising segment of the market. The trend has not gone unnoticed by the world’s biggest game design companies. Nintendo, ...

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Your Guide to Winning a WSOP 2016 Prize Package

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Fernando Pons is a little-known poker player with enough guile to make it into the prestigious November 9 of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2016. At 37 years of age, he has plenty to look forward to with a guaranteed $1 million in poker prize money. The illustrious contest is the most highly anticipated of the world’s major poker ...

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Legal Status of Online Gambling in Canada

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Fortunately for Canadians, online gambling in Canada has always been a bit of grey area. Canada was a traditionally anti-gambling country. But, 40+ years ago the government legalized certain activities by amending the Criminal Code thus making it kind of legal. Later on in 1985, the provinces got the right to decide whether they will allow poker or other forms ...

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The Story of the Niagara River: The Water Wonder of the World

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Oscar Wilde, Richard Nixon, Pierre Trudeau, Marilyn Monroe, Winston Churchill, Shirley Temple, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Charles Blondin, Wild Bill Hickok, Laura Secord, H.G. Wells, Charles Dickens, Helen Keller, Sir Harry Oakes, Jimmy Stewart, Princess Diana … Bit characters all – in a story in which the main character has always been and will always be: the Falls. Those famous ...

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Ottawa Feels Heat Over Move to Undo Conservative Changes to Environmental Rules

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The Liberal government is feeling pressure from industry over a campaign pledge to restore regulations surrounding project permits and environmental assessments after a series of changes by the Conservative government in 2012. The Trudeau government is planning to launch a consultation on the environmental assessment process, possibly this summer, and lobby groups are anticipating possible changes such as the relisting ...

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New Tax Rule Will Fight Corruption, Help Economy: Obama

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U.S. President Barack Obama said on Friday a long-delayed rule requiring the financial industry to identify the real owners of companies will help fight corruption and tax evasion and boost the economy. His administration on Friday issued the Customer Due Diligence rule in the works since 2012 and proposed legislation meant to stop prevent criminals from using shell companies to ...

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Nova Scotia Offers $810,368 For New Trailer Park Boys TV Show

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Ricky, Julian and Bubbles just made an $800,000 score. Nova Scotia Business Inc. announced Tuesday that it’s offering $810,368 in production funding for Trailer Park Boys Out of the Park: Europe, the newest television show chronicling the escapades of actors/executive producers Mike Smith, Robb Wells and John Paul Tremblay. At close to a million dollars, it’s the largest block of ...

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Vegas Online: Virtual Destination Beats the Winter Blues

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It’s happening again folks, as inevitable as the occasional loss on the Roulette wheel or a downpour of rain fall on the very day of that big BBQ party you’ve been planning for months. The nights are getting longer, the weather is getting colter, the end of the year is drawing upon us, and bringing those pesky Winter Blues with ...

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Open Up a World of Free Online Entertainment

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You’ve tried all social games you’ve come across, but failed to find one that would keep you occupied for more than a few minutes at a time. No wonder: most social and mobile games are copies of the same successful format, hoping to grab a slice of the same pie. Swapping candy, linking flowers – the symbols change, but the ...

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