WZZM in Grand Rapids covered the 100th birthday of former IBM president and local resident June Horowitz. Catch their coverage in the video above.

The Joplin Globe reports that Aron Houdini, a “distant nephew” of the Handcuff King, will be visiting Galena, Kansas soon to continue in the family business. The original Houdini played Galena way back on January 9, 1898 and the new generation’s show is scheduled for October 19 with an escape over Main Street planned for the previous day.

News out of the Global Gaming Expo from VegasInc.com includes the announcement of a new David Copperfield themed slot machine from Bally. It is not exactly magic, but it will no doubt make coins disappear. VegasInc.com even caught up with Copperfield to chat with him about the new machines.