Sports betting

Democratic gubernatorial candidate JB Pritzker on October 1, 2018, in Chicago. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
March 04, 2019 - 7:18 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker is hoping the burgeoning sports-gambling industry will help solve Illinois' budget troubles, but state lawmakers must first legalize expanded wagering after years of failed attempts. Pritzker said during his budget address last month that the state could count on $...
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January 31, 2019 - 12:33 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — A bill before the Missouri Senate Thursday could legalize sports betting in the Show-Me State. Senator Denny Hoskins, the bill’s sponsor, says he estimates the proposed tax on sports betting would create anywhere between $6 and $21 million in revenue for education...
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January 04, 2019 - 2:53 pm
First, make sure you know what you're doing — and go in understanding that the odds against you.
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FILE - This July 14, 2018 file photo shows gamblers placing bets on sports events at the FanDuel sports book at the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J., on the day it opened. The race to legalize sports betting is on now that the U.S. Supreme Court has allowed it in all 50 states, but will it provide enough extra tax revenue to make much of a difference for schools, roads or pension debt? (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
January 02, 2019 - 11:16 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The race to legalize sports betting is on now that the U.S. Supreme Court has allowed it in all 50 states, but will it provide enough extra tax revenue to make much of a difference for schools, roads or pension debt? Don't bet on it. Just look to the states that...
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Brian Kelly
October 17, 2018 - 10:07 am
Fairmount Park officials are keeping a close eye on a subcommittee meeting at the Illinois House of Representatives today. It's actually the second of two hearings on the matter of legal sports betting in the Land of Lincoln. Issues expected to be discussed include online gambling, casino expansion...
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Kentucky Oaks hopeful Rayya receives a bath after morning workouts at Churchill Downs.
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October 17, 2018 - 8:35 am
When it comes to betting on the outcome of a sporting event, Fairmount Park horse track in Collinsville has been doing it since 1925.
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August 09, 2018 - 10:24 am
The move comes after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in May, that loosened location limits on sports betting.
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FILE - In this May 28, 2018 file photo NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks during a news conference prior to Game 1 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final hockey game between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals in Las Vegas. Bettman says the league wants a cut of gambling profits if its intellectual property, data or video from games are used. Bettman tells guest host Larry Lage in the in the latest episode of “PodcastOne Sports Now” on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 those who want to conduct gambling business with NHL assets will need to negotiate. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file)
July 31, 2018 - 10:47 am
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league wants a cut of gambling profits if its intellectual property, data or video from games are used. Bettman tells guest host Larry Lage in the in the latest episode of "PodcastOne Sports Now" those who want to conduct gambling business with NHL assets will...
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July 21, 2018 - 3:35 am
BEIJING (AP) — Macau authorities took in more than 500 greyhounds abandoned following the closure Saturday of Asia's only legal dog-racing track. The former Portuguese territory has been the only place in China where dog racing is legal. However, betting on dog races at Macau's Canidrome — a...
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