| After inflation, Pennsylvania casinos in 2018 had worst year since 2010 Watchdog.org|
Going by raw numbers alone, 2018 was a record year for casino gambling in Pennsylvania, with the more than $3.2 billion in revenue topping 2017 by about ...
Federal move could 'virtually destroy' online gambling in Pennsylvania, NJ, but help big GOP donor Philly.com
Still in its infancy, online gaming is already a big hit in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. But a Trump administrative directive questioning the legality of internet ...
New gambling money poured into state in 2018. Now more new games will begin Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pennsylvanians will be able to wager by computer and phone on sports, slots, table games and poker within a few months.
Federal opinion could ‘virtually destroy’ online gambling in Pennsylvania, New Jersey York Dispatch
Online gambling is already a big hit even though it is still in its infancy. Internet gambling has generated a billion dollars in revenue for New Jersey casinos and ...
Pennsylvania, NJ officials ask feds to withdraw 'deeply troubling' online gaming rule Philly.com
The attorneys general of New Jersey and Pennsylvania on Tuesday asked the U.S. Justice Department to withdraw a “deeply troubling” legal opinion that ...
PA Attorney General One Of Several Attacking New Wire Act Opinion Play Pennsylvania
Many groups are not take this new DOJ Wire Act opinion lying down. The PA Attorney General, the PA Lottery and others are challenging the change.
Pennsylvania Online Sportsbooks Won't Take Super Bowl Bets Gambling.com
Pennsylvania sports bettors will be able to place their first-ever legal Super Bowl bet ahead of the Big Game Feb. 2. They just won't do it from a mobile device.
New DOJ Opinion Could Put Billions Of PA Lottery Dollars At Risk Play Pennsylvania
The PA Lottery will review all its games and regulations in the wake of the new DOJ opinion on the Wire Act, including the online lottery.
13 suspects in gambling ring appear in North Huntingdon court Tribune-Review
For more than half a century, law enforcement has tied Robert 'Bobby I' Iannelli to illegal sports betting and numbers lotteries throughout Western Pennsylvania.
NetEnt Obtains Permanent Casino Supplier License in New Jersey Casino News Daily
NetEnt secures permanent license in New Jersey, eyes expansion in the newly regulated Pennsylvanian online gambling market.
Strong economy continues to drive state government tax collections Watchdog.org
Secretary of the Department of Revenue Dan Hassell gave a glowing, growing report to the Pennsylvania House Appropriations Committee on Monday.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Evening' game Centre Daily Times
The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 2 Evening" game were: 2-8, Wild: 6. (two, eight; Wild: six) ...
Maryland lottery and gaming chief: Sports betting is a land rush, not a gold rush Baltimore Business Journal
While sports wagering churns a lot of money, with participants gambling and winning large sums, margins on the bets are only around 5 percent.
Last Week In Sports Betting: No Way, DOJ! Wire Act Memo Dominates Cycle Legal Sports Report
Our weekly tour of sports betting news, the state-regulated sports wagering industry begins with an unwanted detour through the nation's capital, where the ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Match 6 Lotto' game Centre Daily Times
The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Match 6 Lotto" game were: 02-05-11-18-21-44. (two, five, eleven, eighteen, ...
Sponsor Predicts Bipartisan Support For West Virginia Online Gambling Bill OnlinePokerReport.com
Could West Virginia legalize online poker this year? Del. Jason Barrett tells OPR about the prospects for his new online gambling bill.
Apply now for Pennsylvania property tax/rent rebate program Reading Eagle
Income limit is $35000 a year for homeowners; $15000 annually for renters. Half of Social Security income is excluded.
NASCAR takes gambling dive Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brendan Gaughan is the son of a casino magnate and has long grasped the allure of throwing down a few bucks to wager on a sporting event.
'Games of Skill' Popping Up, but Are They Legal? U.S. News & World Report
HAZLETON, Pa. (AP) — Games of skills are popping up in convenience stores, gas stations and malls throughout the Hazleton area.
Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Celebrates Grand Opening of Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection in Phoenixville, Chester County PRNewswire
PHOENIXVILLE, Pa., Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today welcomed local officials and the public to the grand ...
$1 Million Winner Sold in Lycoming County WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- A lucky lottery player hit the jackpot Friday with a ticket sold in Lycoming County. One winning Pennsylvania Lottery Mega Millions ticket ...
Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million sold in Williamsport | News, Sports, Jobs Lock Haven Express
WILLIAMSPORT —One winning Pennsylvania Lottery Mega Millions® ticket worth $1 million from the Friday, Feb 8, drawing was sold at a Lycoming County ...
Cash 5 Ticket Worth $650K Purchased In Beaver County CBS Pittsburgh
Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. ALIQUIPPA (KDKA) — Someone who purchased a Pennsylvania Lottery ticket in Beaver County just hit the jackpot.
Clearfield County Convenience Store Sells PA Lottery Powerball Ticket Worth $200,000 | GantNews.com GANT News
MIDDLETOWN — A convenience store in Clearfield County sold a Pennsylvania Lottery Powerball® with Power Play® ticket worth $200,000 for the Saturday, ...
DOJ hit with lawsuit over Wire Act interpretation NJBIZ
A lottery company is suing the U.S. Department of Justice over a legal ruling last year which critics said could hurt the online gaming and sports betting industry ...
Kentucky Lawmakers Back 'Freedom' Bill To Couple iPoker, Sports Betting US Bets
The state of Kentucky has a handful of sports betting bills, but one of them calls for online poker as well and has quite a bit of support.
Winning Match 6 Lottery Ticket Worth $1M Sold In Butler Co. CBS Pittsburgh
Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. BUTLER, Pa. (KDKA) — If you bought a Match 6 lottery ticket in Butler County on Monday, you'll want to check your ticket ...
$1M Jackpot-Winning Lottery Tickets Sold In Beaver, Bucks Counties CBS Pittsburgh
Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. BEAVER, Pa. (KDKA) — Two lucky Pennsylvanians who bought lottery tickets in Beaver and Bucks counties will split a $1 ...
The DOJ Should Back Off The Wire Act Before More Truth Comes Out PlayUSA
You might not hear anything about the US Department of Justice deciding to back off its latest Wire Act opinion. It will more than likely be a very quiet retreat.
Warminster Lottery Ticket Splits $1 Million Prize Warminster, PA Patch
Warminster Lottery Ticket Splits $1 Million Prize - Warminster, PA - The ticket was one of two that matched all five numbers in Sunday's Cash 5 drawing by the ...
Wire Act Opinion Could Strip Education, Social Services In Sports Betting States Legal Sports Report
Nearly two weeks ago, a new Wire Act opinion surfaced from the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel, potentially shaking the foundation of modern ...
Virginia Casino Bill Moving Ahead With Caution; Sports Betting Included OnlinePokerReport.com
A bill that would allow five Virginia towns to pursue casino gambling passed through a Senate committee over the holiday weekend. S 1126, introduced by Sen.
Bill seeks to allow sports wagering this year MyEasternShoreMD
ANNAPOLIS — The future of sports betting in Maryland was sure to be a looming topic in the 2019 legislature, and Delegate Kevin Hornberger is now squarely ...
Who could operate sports betting in Connecticut? Tribes, MGM, CT Lottery, off-track locations all angle for pi Hartford Courant
Senate Democrats offered a glimpse Wednesday of how legal sports betting might work in Connecticut, announcing a bill that would establish casinos and ...
In Pennsylvania, the majority of school funding comes from property taxes; how do other states fund education? [Ask the Eagle reports] Reading Eagle
In this segment of Ask the Eagle, we examine how several states create revenue streams for education.
Pennsylvania OKs sports betting and Sands casino licenses Allentown Morning Call
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Wednesday awarded an online gambling license to Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem and another casino while ...
During Westminster Dog Show, Hotel Pennsylvania Goes to the Dogs The Wall Street Journal
When the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show comes to town, the Hotel Pennsylvania turns up its hospitality for hounds.
$650000 winning lottery sold at Brookville convenience store WJAC Johnstown
A convenience store in Jefferson County sold a jackpot-winning lottery ticket worth $650000, according to a release from the Pennsylvania Lottery. The winning ...
Slot machines, fantasy sports, mini-casinos. Where's Pa. online gaming, a year after legalization? Philly.com
Fourteen months after the Pennsylvania legislature approved a massive expansion of consumer gambling options, the new offerings are only now beginning to ...
NASCAR bets its chips on sports gambling | News, Sports, Jobs Altoona Mirror
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Brendan Gaughan is the son of a casino magnate and has long grasped the allure of throwing down a few bucks to wager on a ...
Powerball ticket worth $250,000 sold at Carlisle store WPMT FOX 43
CARLISLE -- A Powerball ticket that won $250000 in Saturday night's drawing was sold at a Carlisle convenience store, the Pennsylvania Lottery said Monday.
The Week After The DOJ Wire Act Opinion Reversal: Chaos Still Reigns PlayUSA
The DOJ's latest opinion on the Wire Act threatens US online gambling and leaves questions. What does it all mean? What's next? What are the reactions?
Sheboygan Fire Department responds to Thursday night leak which left some 300 without gas The Sheboygan Press
The natural gas leak was on the 900 block of Pennsylvania Ave. Wisconsin Public *Service* is still working to restore gas to some homes.
Will Trump Policy Change Put a Crimp in New Jersey's Online Gambling Industry? NJ Spotlight
Murphy administration, lawmakers vow to protect state's lucrative online-wagering sector. Attorney General Grewal weighs in with forceful letter of protest to his ...
Casinos sue Pa. Lottery to stop online games, claiming unfair competition Philly.com
A coalition of Pennsylvania casinos on Wednesday sued to stop the Pennsylvania Lottery from offering what they say are illegal casino-style online games.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Day' game New Jersey Herald
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 2 Day" game were: 4-3, Wild: 5. (four, three ...
Sole Saver: Bill Wells Stays Busy as a Cobbler U.S. News & World Report
MCMURRAY, Pa. (AP) — Bill Wells has spent the past 33 years saving soles.
Don’t Bet On A Pennsylvania Legal Online Casino Gambling Delay PennBets
The state of Pennsylvania legalized online gambling in 2017, and it more than likely will move forward with launching internet casino games this year.
New DOJ Opinion On Gambling Could Be Bad For PA Online Gaming Play Pennsylvania
We first heard whispers that a new Department of Justice opinion on the Wire Act was coming last month. It arrived on Monday. The new opinion walked back ...
MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren Blasts DOJ Wire Act Opinion, Company Reports Strong 2018 Revenues Casino.Org News
MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren is weighing in on the Department of Justice's reversal of its Wire Act opinion, with the executive calling it "perplexing."
PA Casinos Get Serious: File Lawsuit Against PA Lottery Play Pennsylvania
A coalition of seven casinos in Pennsylvania has started to take action against the Pennsylvania Lottery and its latest selection of online games. The group of ...
PA Lottery Expansion Generates $155 Million In Sales For First Six Months Play Pennsylvania
PA Lottery's expansion into Keno, virtual sports, and online instant games have generated $155 million in sales after just six months on the market.
The Pa. Lottery's new iLottery mimics slot games, casinos complain. A big court fight is brewing Philly.com
The casinos say they are operating at a disadvantage to the state-run iLottery, which they contend constitutes an "illegal incursion" into interactive gaming that ...
Pennsylvania Sports Betting PlayUSA
Pennsylvania sports betting kicked off with land-based betting in 2018, but 2019 is when online betting will finally get underway.
Pennsylvania Is Reaping The Financial Rewards Of Gambling Expansion PlayUSA
Figures from PlayPennsylvania.com show PA has collected almost $400 million in revenue from its new gambling laws, even though games have barely started.
Pennsylvania Lottery annoys casinos with virtual sports launch CalvinAyre.com
Pennsylvania casinos are right peeved at the Pennsylvania Lottery's launch of virtual sports betting; legal sports betting delayed until October.
Cover The Spread: From PA Credit Woes To Fiscal Sports Betting Throes Play Pennsylvania
The sports betting industry in Pennsylvania is young. Barely a month old and still with only three operational sportsbooks, PA sports betting is still a ways off from ...
Super Bowl 2019: Where To Wager For The Biggest Sports Betting Day Of The Year Legal Sports Report
Experts anticipate $325 million will be legally wagered on Super Bowl LIII. Learn where you can place sports bets legally in the US on the big game.
Remember VGTs? Well, They Are Coming To PA In Early 2019 Play Pennsylvania
The much-contested video gambling terminals (VGTs) are coming to up to 60 trucks stops in Pennsylvania early in 2019, per PA Gaming Control.
Nine Pennsylvania casinos bet on Internet gambling, and the winner is Pa.'s treasury Philly.com
Nine of 13 Pennsylvania casinos, including all five in the Philly area, applied for $10 million licenses to offer interactive online betting. The state could recoup ...
Betting with a smartphone? The casinos know who you are, and where you are located. Philly.com
There are a few places in Pennsylvania where you can't place an online bet — and they are inside the state's 13 casinos.
Top Lottery Group Says Wire Act Opinion ‘Detrimental’ To Industry; Court Challenge Likely Looms OnlinePokerReport.com
Lotteries in the United States made their displeasure known with the recent change in the interpretation of the Wire Act by the Department of Justice.
Pa. approves first sports-betting licenses for Parx, Hollywood casinos Philly.com
Parx wants to launch sports betting in November at the casino, followed by a satellite operation at the South Philadelphia Turf Club.
First 14 Days Bring In First $1.4 Million In Bets At Hollywood Sportsbook Play Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania's first sportsbook at Hollywood Casino generated $1.4 million in bets during its first two weeks of operation, netting around $500000 in handle.
More gambling craziness: Casinos sue the lottery | Editorial Philly.com
The legal flap between Pennsylvania's two major gambling syndicates echoes a line from The Godfather II when Hyman Roth explains why he didn't question ...
Key PGCB Approvals Mean Three New Sportsbook Nearing Launch Play Pennsylvania
Key sports betting companies Rush Street Interactive and Kambi received key approvals from PGCB, opening the door for three new PA sportsbooks to open.
Expect Three More PA Sports Betting License Approvals On Wednesday Play Pennsylvania
On Wednesday, Oct. 31, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) will hold its next board meeting. The meeting is of great interest, as the public may get ...
What Is The PA Online Poker Market Going To Look Like? Play Pennsylvania
Online poker will soon launch in Pennsylvania. Here is a quick guide to what options PA poker players will have come 2019.
It’s Sky’s The Limit For The Pennsylvania iLottery, But At What Cost? PennBets
The PA iLottery held an impressive $2.9 million in June — a figure that likely has prospective online casino operators concerned.
Parx Puts Its PA Sports Betting Plans On Ice Until New Year Play Pennsylvania
While Rivers and SugarHouse launch their new sportsbook, Parx Casino reps had to admit they won't be taking any bets until January 2019.
Pennsylvania’s iLottery More Than Doubles Its Game Count Since Launch, Adds Recurrent Promos PennBets
More than three months in, Pennsylvania has consistently expanded the new iLottery in terms of game selection and promotional offers.
PA Lottery Xpress Sports Has Casinos Crying Foul...Again Play Pennsylvania
Months after angering PA casinos with the launch of the PA iLottery, the casinos are again riled, this time over the lotto's Xpress Sports virtual game.
Rivers And SugarHouse Eyeing Dec. 1 Retail Sports Betting Launch Play Pennsylvania
PGCB approved the sports betting applications for Harrah's Philadelphia, Rivers, and SugarHouse casinos. The Rush Street casinos hope to launch on Dec. 1.
Pennsylvania casinos ask Wolf Administration to suspend iLottery games PennLive.com
Pennsylvania's 13 casino operators have asked the Wolf Administration to suspend the state's new online lottery games, asserting they are a direct and illegal ...
Penn National Expanding Into 20 Pennsylvania Truck Stops Play Pennsylvania
Penn National will be providing casino games to Rutter's truck stops now that it is the official provider for the company's video gambling terminals (VGTs).
South Philadelphia Turf Club Opens Sportsbook In Philly's Stadium Park Play Pennsylvania
Parx's off-track betting parlor South Philadelphia Turf Club is now taking bets steps away from the city's major sports venues.
PA's Player-Friendly Blackjack May Be A Problem For Online Casinos Play Pennsylvania
The PGCB says that online casinos will need approval to offer games with different rules to the same game in a live casino, including blackjack.
Cover The Spread: With PA Sports Betting Sidelined, It's Study Time Play Pennsylvania
Just because Pennsylvania sports betting isn't up and running doesn't mean we shouldn't learn from other states, so today we Cover The Spread.
Kambi Just Getting Started When It Comes To PA Sports Betting Play Pennsylvania
Kambi already powers the majority of Pennsylvania's sportsbooks, but its sports betting plans also include a major online wagering presence.
Penn National To Invest Heavily In Pennsylvania Sports Betting; Online Plans In The Works PennBets
Penn National, the first PA casino to pony up the $10 million licensing fee to offer sports betting, met with the state gaming control board today for its required ...
Why Pennsylvania iLottery Could Give Online Casinos A Run For Their Money OnlinePokerReport.com
The Pennsylvania Lottery launched instant win online tickets a little more than a month ago, and so far the games are performing well. According to the PA ...
More Trouble In Pennsylvania: Casino Operators Are None Too Happy With The State’s Online Lottery PennBets
Pennsylvania casino operators could deal a crippling blow to the state's online lottery, should its games be deemed too similar to slots.
Are 3 More Pennsylvania Sportsbooks Just Days Away From Opening? PlayUSA
Three more Pennsylvania sportsbooks have cleared one of the state's final regulatory hurdles and could launch in just a matter of days. At its Nov. 28 meeting ...
FAQs About Rivers And Casino Sportsbooks -- Hours, Location, Details Play Pennsylvania
Find out when you can bet at SugarHouse and Rivers sportsbooks and where to find them in each casino as well.
Cover The Spread: PA Sportsbooks, Start Your Engines Play Pennsylvania
After a productive PA Gambling Control Board meeting Wednesday, we have a general idea of when each of the approved Pennsylvania sportsbooks will ...
Here's Why PA Should Worry About A New DOJ Wire Act Opinion Play Pennsylvania
With rumors swirling the DOJ will revise its opinion on the Wire Act, Pennsylvania should be concerned a new view could impact its iGaming industry.
Pa. Lottery is breaking the law with Internet games: David La Torre Middletown Press and Journal
Right now, if you go to pailottery.com you can sign up to “demo” the lottery's new online casino-like games. That includes your children. Not only is the ...
Pennsylvania Lottery to launch Keno Tuesday Allentown Morning Call
Pennsylvania Lottery has launched Keno, a web-based game that runs every four minutes at 9400 Lottery retailers, including bars and restaurants. You can play ...
PokerStars Cleared For Launch In Pennsylvania On Early-2019 Timeline OnlinePokerReport.com
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) signed off on two more interactive gaming petitions during Nov. 28 meeting in Harrisburg. PokerStars received ...
David La Torre: New online Pa. Lottery game harms casinos and should be stopped Allentown Morning Call
Right now, if you go to www.pailottery.com you can sign up to “demo” the lottery's new online casino-like games. That includes your children.
Pa.'s first sports-betting casino attracts a younger crowd Philly.com
GRANTVILLE, Pa. — After much public hoopla, Pennsylvania's first legal sports-betting operation got off the ground two weeks ago with understated fanfare, ...
Make it Nine! Majority Of PA Casinos Apply To Offer Online Gambling Play Pennsylvania
The list of PA casinos applying for interactive gaming licenses has grown to nine. Three properties applied late last week, and a Monday rush has added six ...
Hollywood's PA Online Casino Closer To Launch After Two New Deals Play Pennsylvania
Penn National has signed deals with NetEnt and IGT. IGT will do the online gaming platform and *content* for Hollywood Casino. Netent will add extra games.
Pennsylvania's iLottery sales top $21m in first month CalvinAyre.com
The Pennsylvania's new PA iLottery reports sales of $21.6m and revenue of $2.9m in the first month since launching its 11 online games.
Penn Partners With DraftKings In WV, Is PA Far Behind? Play Pennsylvania
With Penn National partnering with DraftKings in West Virginia, it raises questions about whether the two could team up to bring DK to PA.
Unregulated gambling finds a corner in the corner store (and bar, and lots of other places, too) PennLive.com
They're called "skill games," and while lawmakers have put just about every other form of gambling known to man in the hands of the Pennsylvania Gaming ...
PA’s High Sports Betting Tax Rates Come Under The Microscope At Gaming Conference PennBets
At a gaming conference, the PGCB's Kevin O'Toole and attorney Marc Dunbar had a spirited debate over PA's hefty 36% tax on sports betting.
Is Multi-State Online Poker In The Cards For Pennsylvania Any Time Soon? OnlinePokerReport.com
Pennsylvania online poker players hope they will be able to take to the virtual felt against players from other states. But will they? For the time being, that answer ...
Parx Casino Double Dips With Two PA Sports Betting Applications Play Pennsylvania
Parx owner Greenwood Gaming & Entertainment submitted two $10 million application last week, both for the casino and the South Philadelphia Turf Club.
FanDuel Sportsbook Coming To Pennsylvania Via Valley Forge Casino Play Pennsylvania
PlayPennsylvania can confirm FanDuel Sportsbooks is coming to PA via its partnership with Valley Forge Casino, though there's still no official application.