| Massachusetts Treasurer Insists Lawmakers Include Online Lottery In Gambling Expansion OnlinePokerReport.com|
The Massachusetts treasurer has laid down the gauntlet, telling lawmakers to skip online sports betting bills unless an online lottery is included.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:
Reading the Signs: Will Massachusetts Legalize Online Gambling in 2019? OnlinePokerReport.com
Sports betting and online lottery are already hot topics in the Massachusetts Legislature, but the state shouldn't forget about online gambling.
Editorial: Betting is the best bet for businesses Boston Herald
Massachusetts will soon allow more gambling options.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:
Group seeks to bring sports betting to lottery agents Reminder Publications
GREATER SPRINGFIELD – With the Supreme Court ruling last year striking down laws against sports betting, several states swung into action to capitalize on ...
Online Lottery Better Be Legalized with Online Sports Betting Says Massachusetts Treasurer BestUSCasinos.org
Summary: As online sports betting is being considered in Massachusetts, one official says that online lottery gaming better be included as well. Since the United ...
State Lottery headquarters moves from Braintree to Dorchester MassLive.com
Anyone who wins a Lottery prize of $50000 or more will now have to claim it at the Dorchester headquarters.
Charting a New Course: A Charter School Experiment in Massachusetts U.S. News & World Report
Massachusetts, where voters said, "No, thank you," just two years ago to expanding charter schools, is poised to test a new model for the charter sector, ...
Police: Man accused of kidnapping his son found in Mexico Minneapolis Star Tribune
Police in Massachusetts say a man accused of kidnapping his 1-year-old son has been located in Mexico.
Legal sports wagering may be coming to Massachusetts Gloucester Daily Times
BOSTON — States are rushing to legalize wagers on professional sports following last year's U.S. Supreme Court ruling, and Massachusetts could be getting a ...
A retired couple explain exactly how they used math skills and a lottery loophole to win $26 million in 9 years INSIDER
A small-town Michigan couple recently sat down with "60 Minutes" to tell the unlikely story of how they used "basic arithmetic" to find a loophole in the lottery that ...
Massachusetts Sports Betting Likely In 2019, Despite Commission Chaos USBets
Wynn Resorts' license is on the line, and the Gaming Commission is fighting with journalists, but sports betting is still likely next year.
DraftKings Pushes For Massachusetts Sports Betting, But Will It Get What It Wants? Legal Sports Report
DraftKings is running a PR campaign to get a Massachusetts sports betting bill passed. But will the DFS superpower and nascent sports betting operator get ...
Mass. sports betting bill could be 'ready to go' in 2019, Rep. Joe Wagner says MassLive.com
By COLIN A. YOUNG. The House chairman expected to be the point person as that branch considers legalizing sports betting said last week that the "potential ...
What you need to know about the prospect of sports betting in Massachusetts Boston.com
As NFL season kicks off, fans across the country will be considering a new prospect: legalized sports betting. While this has been the case in Nevada, other ...
Massachusetts Treasurer Makes Fresh Push for Online Lottery Casino News Daily
Massachusetts Treasurer Deb Goldberg submits new bill calling for online expansion of lottery as sports betting gains momentum in the state Legislature.
State treasurer: Casinos ‘will not harm’ Massachusetts Lottery Boston Herald
The Massachusetts Lottery sees the new MGM casino opening Friday in Springfield as a line of defense against the threat from online sports betting — but one ...
Charlie Baker announces bill to legalize sports gambling in Massachusetts Boston.com
Gov. Charlie Baker announced Thursday that he plans to file legislation to legalize bets on professional sports in Massachusetts, following the Supreme Court ...
If legalized sports betting is coming to Massachusetts, it won't likely happen fast GazetteNET
By MATT VAUTOUR If Massachusetts decides to legalize sports betting, local legislators think it probably won't happen fast.Following the Supreme Court's ruling ...
Massachusetts Has Highest Per-Capita Spending On Lottery Tickets New England Public Radio
The winning ticket of the $1.5 billion jackpot was bought in South Carolina, but it's actually people in Massachusetts who get the biggest bang for their.
Should the state Lottery be allowed to offer online sales? The Boston Globe
Read two views and vote in our informal online poll.
Gov. picks state gaming panel head amid Wynn Resorts inquiry Boston Herald
BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker named one of his administration's top lawyers to head the Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Tuesday as the panel ...
MGM Springfield Opens First Resort Casino In Massachusetts New England Public Radio
Updated 4:45 p.m. The first resort casino in Massachusetts opened Friday, a $960 million complex in downtown Springfield with expansive Las Vegas-style.
CommonWealth Magazine CommonWealth magazine
ON FRIDAY NIGHT, Mega Millions offered a $1 billion jackpot, the second largest lottery prize in American history. Late in the evening, it was announced that no ...
Massachusetts Lottery raises nearly $1 billion for cities and towns The Boston Globe
It was the second-highest profit total in the lottery's 47-year history.
Deb Goldberg’s all in for online lottery Boston Herald
State Treasurer Deb Goldberg is in a high-stakes horserace to expand the state's profitable lottery online as Beacon Hill lawmakers appear ready to legalize yet ...
Sports Betting Begins In New England — At Rhode Island Casino WBUR
A casino in Rhode Island on Monday became the first in New England to accept bets on professional sports. Sports betting began at Twin River Casino's Lincoln ...
Mega Millions Tickets Being Sold At 11,000 Per Minute Clip In Massachusetts WBUR
Massachusetts Lottery Executive Director Michael Sweeney said Mega Millions sales have been "extremely robust, to say the least, particularly over the last 10 ...
Massachusetts lottery locations that have sold winning Mega Millions, Powerball tickets Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - Two months after a South Carolina resident purchased the winning $1.5 billion Mega Millions ticket, both the Mega Millions and Powerball ...
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
Massachusetts Lottery estimates Friday's Mega Millions jackpot at $548 million MassLive.com
The Mega Millions jackpot to be drawn Friday is estimated at $548 million, according to the Massachusetts Lottery. The $548 million jackpot would be the ...
DraftKings bets on Massachusetts Boston Herald
DraftKings is preparing to launch a PR push aimed at drumming up support for legal sports betting before lawmakers return to the State House in January.
The State Lottery Has A New Rule To Stop Repeat Winners — But So Far, They Keep Winning WBUR
The winningest lotto player in Massachusetts, Ali Jaafar, has won 256 times and collected more than half a million dollars since the new state policy began.
A Dartmouth nurse won $1 million in last night’s Mega Millions drawing The Boston Globe
The biggest ticket was sold in South Carolina, but lottery tickets worth $1 million each were sold in Bridgewater and Wilmington as part of the Mega Millions ...
Eight Races To Watch In Massachusetts wgbh.org
Tuesday will mark one of the most nationally-charged elections in recent Massachusetts history, with voters asked to decide local and statewide races amid ...
Want to win a million? Here’s a list of Massachusetts’ ‘luckiest’ lotto locations Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BRAINTREE, MA (WHDH) - Feeling lucky? When it comes to dishing out scratch tickets worth $1 million or more, some Massachusetts lottery locations have all ...
Massachusetts great-grandfather wins $100K in lottery using Red Sox jersey numbers AOL
Jim Aylward Jr., an 84-year-old great-grandfather, won big on Monday with a little help from the 2018 World Series champs.
Race Is On To Make Sports Gambling Legal Across America HuffPost
Americans illegally wager $150 billion a year. Twenty states are poised to approve sports betting in 2019.
Massachusetts Lottery winners increasingly opting to stay anonymous MassLive.com
In 2010, just nine lottery winners employed a trust to remain hidden. By 2017, the number jumped to 43.
Lottery aid to Massachusetts cities and towns drops $42 million Worcester Telegram
The Massachusetts Lottery provided less local aid for cities and towns in fiscal 2018 than it did the previous year, even as the Lottery's revenues climbed to a ...
Mega Millions: 2 Massachusetts lottery players waking up millionaires WWLP.com
Two tickets sold in Massachusetts for Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing have won seven-figure prizes.
Massachusetts man arrested in multi-million-dollar lottery scam MassLive.com
The man faces up to five years in prison after he was arrested on charges he conspired with two store owners to commit tax fraud and filing false tax returns for ...
Massachusetts man plays same lottery numbers 9 times -- and wins Atlanta Journal Constitution
A father of two from Brockton, Massachusetts has won $900,000 in the state's Mass Cash drawing after playing the same lottery numbers nine times at nine ...
The State's Lottery Distribution System Means Some Places Are Winners And Others Losers WBUR
The Massachusetts State Lottery is a major source of local aid for cities and towns, delivering hundreds of millions of dollars annually that communities use to ...
Powerball Jackpot Grows To $430 Million; $1 Million Winner In Massachusetts CBS Boston
BOSTON (CBS) – There was no winner in the latest Powerball drawing, so the jackpot has grown to $430 million. There was one $1 million winner in ...
Want to hit it rich? Here’s a list of all the MA scratch ticket games with unclaimed prizes over $1 million Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - Feeling lucky? There are still 47 Massachusetts lottery instant ticket prizes worth more than $1 million that have yet to be claimed. Here's a ...
The Luckiest Places to Buy Lottery Tickets in Massachusetts wokq.com
If you want to maybe increase your odds of winning the lottery in the Bay State, you may want to buy your tickets at certain locations.
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
4 new Mass. state lottery scratch tickets now available Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - The Massachusetts State Lottery has launched four new scratch ticket games — all of which officially went on sale on Tuesday. Cash in a ...
Wilmington man wins first $1M prize on lottery’s new ‘Cash in a Flash’ game Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
WILMINGTON, MASS. (WHDH) - A Wilmington man recently became the first $1 million prize winner in the Massachusetts State Lottery's new “Cash in a Flash” ...
Where MAs Biggest Lottery Winners Bought Their Tickets Boston, MA Patch
MA's Biggest Lottery Winners: Where They Bought - Boston, MA - This year has seen some big-time winners, but nothing compares to tonight's Mega Millions ...
Searching For Clues About Which States Will Pass New Sports Betting Bills In 2019 Legal Sports Report
Congress will go back into session this week and state legislatures throughout the country will follow shortly thereafter. When they do, legal sports betting will ...
Man Wins Grand Prizes on 9 Mass Cash Lottery Tickets NECN
A Massachusetts man has done the unthinkable and won a total of nine $100000 grand prizes on tickets he purchased for Monday night's Mass Cash drawing.
Want to start 2019 with a win? Here are the Mass. lotto scratch tickets with prizes worth more than $1 million Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - BOSTON (WHDH) – Feeling lucky? There are still 46 Massachusetts lottery instant ticket prizes worth more than $1 million that have yet to ...
Massachusetts' Obsession With Low Number License Plates The Drive
Bay State drivers want them so badly the state holds a lottery for them.
Massachusetts Man Won The Lottery By Playing Boston Red Sox Jersey Numbers wokq.com
I rarely play the lottery...mostly because I don't have any lucky numbers.
Mass. lottery sales spike 24% in October Boston Business Journal
Sales at the Lottery last month totaled $475.9 million, with $55.4 million coming from Mega Millions tickets.
State treasurer: Competition could make Mass. state lottery irrelevant Worcester Telegram
BOSTON - With time running out again on a bill that would authorize the state Lottery to move online, Treasurer Deborah Goldberg offered a message to ...
Mega Millions jackpot swells to $425 million Boston Herald
The jackpot for Tuesday's Mega Millions lottery drawing climbed to $425 million Monday based on projected sales, making it the eighth-largest jackpot in the ...
Man wins $4 million Massachusetts lottery prize, plans to take care of mother MassLive.com
Matthew Spaulding is the first lucky winner in a new Massachusetts State Lottery game.
Rising costs put Lottery on hunt for new offices The Salem News
BOSTON – State Lottery officials resolved Tuesday to press ahead with an expedited search for a new South Shore regional office and distribution center after ...
Bridgewater man played the same Lottery number 9 times -- and won Wicked Local Bridgewater
Robert Lundstedt, a former Brockton School Department employee, won a total of $900000.
MGM sets opening date for Massachusetts casino Boston.com
MGM Resorts International President Bill Hornbuckle said Wednesday that the company is now targeting Aug. 24 as the new opening date for the $960 million ...
Sports betting operation in Rhode Island offers possible template for Connecticut casinos Hartford Courant
As Connecticut legislators weigh how, when and whether to legalize sports betting, Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I. offers one possible template for what legal ...
Massachusetts election results from the 2018 midterms Boston.com
Winners will be denoted in bold below as results come in from the Associated Press: Statewide elections. U.S. Senator. Elizabeth Warren, Democrat, incumbent
What you need to know about the opening of the third recreational marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts Boston.com
Eastern Massachusetts is getting its first recreational marijuana dispensary this weekend. But things are going to run a little bit differently than they did at the ...
Legalized sports betting to start in Rhode Island MassLive.com
Legalized sports betting is expected to begin this month in Rhode Island, as Massachusetts stays in information-gathering mode.
Unprecedented Ruling By Trump Administration Deals Massachusetts Casino A Crushing Defeat OnlinePokerReport.com
A proposed tribal casino in Massachusetts was dealt a crushing blow by the Department of Interior last week. However, the DOI ruling has likely opened the door ...
Primary guide: US Senate The Boston Globe
See the candidates running to unseat Senator Elizabeth Warren.
A running list of recreational marijuana dispensaries in Massachusetts — and those soon to open Boston.com
Slowly but surely, more marijuana dispensaries are sprouting up to begin recreational sales in Massachusetts. Following the first legal adult-use sales in ...
Mass. Lotterys Braintree Regional Office Plan Falls Through Braintree, MA Patch
Mass. Lottery In Search Of New South Shore Office - Braintree, MA - The Lottery Commission voted to end negotiations to use part of their current office as a ...
Medford man one of two $1 million Lottery winners who bought ticket in Massachusetts WWLP.com
A man from Medford is one of two $1 million winners in Tuesday's Lottery drawing.
Citing flat lottery sales, Goldberg again seeks online wagering Lowell Sun
BOSTON -- Treasurer Deborah Goldberg on Wednesday renewed her call for the Legislature to allow the Massachusetts Lottery to sell its products online, telling ...
Election guide: Treasurer The Boston Globe
Here's a look at the candidates on the Nov. 6 general election ballot, with biographies reported and compiled by Globe staff and correspondents.
Amid Delay In New Lottery Policy, Repeat Winners Keep On Winning WBUR
The lottery says it is in the late stages of issuing a new policy that would freeze payouts to some people who repeatedly win the lottery against incredible odds.
Nevada judge shields Wynn documents in Massachusetts review WTOP
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Documents collected by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission during a review of sexual misconduct allegations involving casino mogul ...
Combined Lottery jackpot total surpasses $1 billion this week The Boston Globe
The combined jackpot total for this week's Mega Millions, Powerball, and in-state Megabucks Doubler lottery drawings has surpassed $1 billion, with the Mega ...
See How Much Money Your Town Or City Gives, And Gets From, The Lottery WBUR
Our map shows that the formula the state uses to distribute lottery revenues results in some cities and towns getting far more money than others relative to their ...
Massachusetts voters uphold transgender rights law Boston.com
Massachusetts voters on Tuesday supported a state law that protects transgender people from discrimination in public accommodations. Read more on ...
Live blog: Massachusetts election results in the 2018 midterms Boston.com
Follow the latest reports below as the results from Election Day come in from around Massachusetts. Read more on Boston.com.
Couple wins $4m lottery prize while Christmas shopping in Natick The Boston Globe
An early Christmas shopping trip in Natick went surprisingly well for Neang Peov and her husband when they became the winners of a $4 million lottery prize.
Here’s what to expect at the MGM Springfield casino opening next week Boston.com
The $960 million, 2 million-square-foot complex includes a five-story hotel and 125000 square feet of gaming space. Read more on Boston.com.
The minimum wage in Massachusetts will increase on Jan. 1. Here’s what you need to know. Boston.com
Sunday pay will also start to be phased out for most retail workers. Read more on Boston.com.
Nationwide CenturyLink outage impacting 911 cellphone calls in Massachusetts Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH/AP) – A nationwide outage affecting CenturyLink customers impacted 911 calling capability for cellphones across the country and in ...
Recreational marijuana sales began in Massachusetts. Here’s how it went. Boston.com
Cultivate in Leicester and New England Treatment Access (NETA) in Northampton made history Tuesday morning. Read more on Boston.com.
Here are the Luckiest Places to Buy Lottery Tickets in NH and Mass wokq.com
With the Mega Millions jackpot well over a BILLION DOLLARS and the Powerball jackpot over $600 MILLION, I thought you'd like to know some of the luckiest ...
Here’s how much recreational marijuana you can legally buy at once in Massachusetts Boston.com
Pot may be legal now, but there are limits to how much you can buy at one time. Read more on Boston.com.
Massachusetts has provisionally licensed 15 retail marijuana dispensaries. Here’s why they haven’t opened. Boston.com
Cannabis Control Commission Chairman Steve Hoffman has repeatedly said he expects the state's first recreational marijuana dispensaries to open in “late ...
Massachusetts RMV accepting low number plate lottery applications WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
The RMV announced that applications for the 2018 Low Number Plate Lottery are now being accepted online or by mail by August 28.
Rhode Island Sports Betting Celebrates Second Sportsbook Launch Today PlayUSA
The Tiverton Casino Hotel in Tiverton, Rhode Island opened its sportsbook to the public on Dec. 3 as the second betting outpost in RI in two weeks.
A large number of owls are getting hurt in Massachusetts. Here’s why. Boston.com
It's been a banner year for the barred owl population in Massachusetts, but it seems they've had little to hoot about lately. Read more on Boston.com.
Treasurer: Lottery’s future is online Boston Herald
Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg is looking to the state of Michigan as a model in her mission to get the Massachusetts Lottery online, but some small businesses ...
Low number plate lottery returns in Massachusetts Turn to 10
Want a sweet low-numbered plate like Y4, 4J or Z81? Well those are but a small sampling of the 201 low-numbered plates up for grabs this year in ...
2018 Massachusetts election: Treasurer Deborah Goldberg defeats Keiko Orrall to win 2nd term MassLive.com
Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg, a Democrat, won a second term in office on Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Keiko Orrall.
The lottery: miracle or curse? The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Winning the jackpot may not be the solution to all your worries.
What is Massachusetts planning to do with all that marijuana tax revenue? Boston.com
In a recent interview, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he hoped the the tax revenue from marijuana in Massachusetts would be worth the “human toll.” Walsh ...
New Casinos Are Coming To New England, Where The Gaming Landscape Is About To Shift OnlinePokerReport.com
The New England gaming industry is changing. Massachusetts and Rhode Island are about to add new casinos, and sports betting and possibly online ...
Wareham Woman Wins $1M on Powerball Ticket NECN
A Massachusetts woman won $1 million on a Powerball ticket this week. Lottery officials have identified Ilona McCahill of Wareham as the buyer of the winning ...
Low-Number MA License Plate Lottery Drawing: Heres When Boston, MA Patch
Low-Number MA License Plate Lottery Drawing - Boston, MA - Lottery license plate drawing will be broadcast beginning at 8 p.m. Thursday. And the names will ...