| Commentary: Legal gambling would be better than Utah's tax 'modernization' Salt Lake Tribune|
Utah's governing and business elites are doing their best to convince Utahns that the state's tax system must be modernized. However, their solutions are to do ...
Alabama Senate heads to lottery debate Raleigh News & Observer
A proposal to start a state lottery was headed to a key Thursday vote in the Alabama Senate as supporters try to break Alabama's status as one of five states ...
Donovan Mitchell helps people in crash before win against Rockets KUTV 2News
Utah definitely won the lottery when Donovan Mitchell came to town. Twitter user Bob Sucka posted a picture of Mitchell helping people involved in a vehicle ...
Is gambling a problem in Pa.? It's ranked among top 15 gambling-addicted states PennLive
U.S. consumers rack up more than $100 billion per year in gambling losses.
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
Alabama Lawmakers File Bills to Legalize State Lottery, Sports... Casino.Org News
Two state senators have filed bills in the Alabama Legislature to create a state lottery. In addition, a state representative has put forward two bills that would ...
Natalie Gochnour: Utah's quality of life depends on transportation investment Deseret News
If you combine natural increase (births minus deaths) and net in-migration over the last five years Utah has added a population larger than the population of ...
Utah Jazz: Bad Lakers loss could prove extremely costly The J Notes
The Utah Jazz squandered a chance to net their 50th win in epic fashion against a shorthanded, lottery-bound Los Angeles Lakers team.
This is the reason the Jazz were OK with having to sweat out victory against lottery-bound Wizards Deseret News
Even though the Jazz squandered multiple big leads against the Wizards, they were happy with their execution down the stretch in the win.
NBA Playoffs 2019: Utah Jazz could use some BLEEPING good karma The J Notes
The basketball gods did not smile upon the Utah Jazz this week, but they could definitely make up for it when the 2019 NBA Playoffs tip off.
2019 NBA Playoffs: Utah Jazz will play the Portland Trail Blazers SLC Dunk
It's official. The Utah Jazz will face off against the Houston Rockets. Just 15 minutes ago it looked like a karma dream scenario would occur with the Portland ...
Utah Jazz look to scorch Phoenix Suns one last time SLC Dunk
The Utah Jazz face the Phoenix Suns one last time. The last meeting between these two teams featured a bizarre ending for a 30+ point blowout with the ...
Utah Jazz Week 26 Outlook: Will final two games of season hold any bearing? The J Notes
The Utah Jazz face a pair of playoff-bound teams in the Denver Nuggets and LA Clippers in the final week of the 2018-19 NBA regular season.
Lottery Bill Headed to Vote This Week Alabama Public Radio
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Lawmakers are headed to a vote on lottery legislation next week, as supporters aim to change Alabama's status as one of the few.
Jazz need another star to help Donovan Mitchell to truly compete ClutchPoints
The Utah Jazz have made the playoffs in each of Donovan Mitchell's first two seasons, which is good. They even made the second round last year, which was ...
5 National Park Alternatives in Southern Utah TravelPulse
National Parks perfect for those in search of the road less traveled.
Utah Jazz's Dante Exum had surgery to repair his knee injury Salt Lake Tribune
Jazz reserve point guard Dante Exum underwent surgery in Los Angeles on Wednesday to repair the partially torn patellar tendon in his right knee, the team ...
Last day of the NBA regular season: So who do Utah Jazz fans cheer for now? The J Notes
Well, just yesterday I detailed all the crazy things that had to happen for the Utah Jazz to end up in the absolutely ideal playoff position. And guess what? A lot of ...
40 years ago, the Final Four came to Utah and gave fans Bird vs. Magic — and the tournament hasn't been... Deseret News
The last weekend in March 1979 was a time when the sports world was focused on Salt Lake City as the NCAA Basketball Tournament Final Four made its first ...
What If Elite Colleges Switched To A Lottery For Admissions? Utah Public Radio
For the second time in as many years, the nation is in the midst of a frenzy over who gets to sleep in the extra-long twin beds at a tiny fraction of.
Utah Jazz target eighth straight win in LA: Preview and live comment stream The J Notes
The Utah Jazz aim to continue their surge towards home court advantage in the playoffs by earning their eighth straight win in LA on Sunday.
Salt City Seven: Utah's Uniquely Elite D, Playoff Picture, Dunks, Leads & More Salt City Hoops
The Salt City Seven drops every week throughout the regular season, with seven regular features meant to relive the week in Jazzland from various angles.
Los Angeles Lakers: 3 Takeaways from loss to Utah Jazz Lake Show Life
Los Angeles Lakers played the Utah Jazz in the second night of a back to back. LeBron James did not play, The Los Angeles Lakers do not have a streak!
New UVU coach Mark Madsen is out to put his stamp on the upstart basketball program Salt Lake Tribune
Orem • There was no shortage of cheers or hollers or applause. There was plenty of that Monday morning. Because the guy in the green and white tie brought ...
Clippers end skid, enter playoffs after OT win over Utah Reuters
The first-round playoff opponent for the Los Angeles Clippers was inked about the time they tipped off against the visiting Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. Apr 10 ...
Sen. Romney talks border security, China during first town hall in St. George St George News
ST. GEORGE — Matters of immigration, climate change, China and the national debt were among topics U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney spoke to during his first town hall ...
Letter: Utah should have a lottery. We could call it the 'gentile tax' Salt Lake Tribune
The major tax shift in Utah has stalled, as so many businesses are against the *service* tax. What to do? The easiest solution would be to implement a lottery.
Lottery in Utah: Could it ever happen? Should it? KUTV 2News
(KUTV) — While there's no lottery here in our state, it hasn't stopped many Utahns from heading to Idaho and Wyoming to get their tickets. With some of the ...
Utah Mom Allegedly Gave Lap Dances to Children at Birthday Party 93.1 WIBC Indianapolis
Fraudulent Toilet Troubles: Illinois' Democratic Billionaire Governor Facing Federal Investigation for Toilet-Based Tax Fraud. (photo credit: Getty Images) The ...
1 Trade for Every Rebuilding NBA Team Bleacher Report
When the NBA playoffs start, it's easy to forget about the other half of the league. And it's even easier to disregard the clubs that were nowhere near postseason ...
Former Denver Nugget Donovan Mitchell scores 46 points in Utah Jazz win SLC Dunk
Donovan Mitchell ties his career high in the last Utah Jazz home game of the regular season.
An Offseason Trade for Every NBA Team: Western Conference isportsweb.com
As the first round of the playoffs comes to an end here's a trade idea for every team in the Western conference. Dallas Mavericks receive: C Alex Len.
Gamble-Free Utah Prepares to Ban “Fringe Gaming” Sweepstakes... Casino.Org News
Utah's fringe gaming bill passes House committee and heads for a full vote on the House floor. It appears sweepstakes machines' days may be numbered.
Jay Evensen: Be glad Utah isn't a part of the lottery madness Deseret News
SALT LAKE CITY — By the time you read this, someone in the nation may be an instant billionaire, winner of the record $1.6 billion Mega Millions lottery that was ...
Rare bourbon hits liquor store shelves, but without the promised lottery KUTV 2News
(KUTV) Just minutes after the DABC announced on its website Wednesday morning that a rare bourbon was hitting liquor store shelves, lines began to form.
Hike the 'Other' Arches Park for Incredible Views and Scant Crowds GearJunkie
One of the best-kept secrets in Colorado is hiking Rattlesnake Arches from the Colorado River. See sights as grand as a national park but without long lines or ...
Utah is not the least-addicted state when it comes to gambling Deseret News
A new report from WalletHub ranked Utah as the fourth state least-addicted to gambling.
Ties broken for selection order in 2019 NBA Draft NBA.com
NEW YORK -- Seven ties among teams that finished the 2018-19 NBA regular season with identical records were broken Friday through random drawings to ...
Utah Jazz Week 23 Outlook: Four-game road trip vs. lottery squads The J Notes
The Utah Jazz have a great opportunity to build on their current three-game winning streak as they'll visit four lottery-bound teams in Week 23.
Utah could gain a lot from lottery The Herald Journal
To the editor: Responding to Mr. Rogers LTE (02-15-19), I agree with you on a lotto system. Our education system is always crying for more funds. UDOT is ...
Utahns are flooding into Idaho and Wyoming as Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion Salt Lake Tribune
As the Mega Millions jackpot has soared to an estimated $1 billion — the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. lottery history — Utahns hurried across state lines ...
$1.6 billion lottery draws Utah crowds to buy tickets in Idaho East Idaho News
MALAD — Lines at convenience stores in Malad have been lengthy lately, thanks to a potentially high lottery payout. The national Mega Millions lottery jackpot ...
Kansas, Utah to Lift 3.2% Alcohol Law Convenience Store Decisions
Kansas and Utah recently passed laws to allow convenience and grocery stores to sell alcohol above 3.2% alcohol by weight. This leaves Minnesota as the last ...
Gehrke: A horse-racing aficionado in the Senate wants Utah to legalize playing the ponies Salt Lake Tribune
You want to bet on a long shot? Here's one for you: Sen. David Hinkins is sponsoring a bill to legalize wagering on horse races. Hinkins, who himself owns race ...
State Of The States: Sports Betting In The Western Region USBets
Jill R. Dorson takes us on a state-by-state tour of the sports betting landscape in 2018. Fifth in this five-part series: the west.
Utahns buying lottery tickets at Idaho convenience store ahead of Tuesday's $1.6 billion Mega Millions draw Salt Lake Tribune
Franklin, Idaho • At “the Home of the Utah Lottery,” La Tienda convenience store in this Idaho border town, three cashiers served a steady and slowly growing ...
Jackpot-hungry Utahns, Nevadans get their tickets in small Arizona town St. George Daily Spectrum
Crowds pour into Beaver Dam as players from Nevada and Utah, which don't have lotteries, stop in for a chance at the $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot.
What happens if you win Mega Millions' $1.6B jackpot? KSL.com
Despite the terrible odds \u2014 one in 302.5 million for those keeping score at home \u2014 someone will eventually match all six numbers and win the Mega ...
House passes bill outlawing 'fringe gambling' Deseret News
The House voted Friday to advance a bill that would prohibit so-called "fringe gambling" in Utah.
Utah, Nevada residents hit Arizona for lottery KGUN
Residents in Utah and Nevada, two non-lottery playing states, are flocking to nearby Beaver Dam, Arizona, to hopefully get their hands on a winning lottery ...
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 ...
Sports betting is now on the table nationally, but probably not in Utah Salt Lake Tribune
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law against betting on sports in most of the nation, opening the door for states to legalize gambling on ...
Winner of lottery can stay anonymous thanks to state's law KSL.com
Like the location of Jimmy Hoffa's body, the secret formula for Coca-Cola and whether there are aliens in outer space, the identity of the winner of the ...
The Utah State Legislature will consider a bill to allow betting on horse races KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City
SALT LAKE CITY -- A bill has been introduced in the Utah State Legislature to allow betting on horse races. Senate Bill 181, sponsored by Sen. David Hinkins ...
Oregon vs Utah Pac-12 Tournament Betting Line: Odds, Prediction & Pick Heavy.com
Analyzing the betting line and offering a pick and prediction for the Oregon Ducks and Utah Utes in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 tournament.
Who has a bigger supermajority than even Republicans in Utah's Legislature? Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake Tribune
In the incoming Utah Legislature, three of every four members are men. That lopsided majority is still smaller than the big margin Republicans enjoy: four of ...
What happens if you win Mega Millions' $970M jackpot? KSL.com
Despite the terrible odds — one in 302.5 million for those keeping score at home — someone will eventually match all six numbers and win the Mega Millions ...
Taking a Gamble Salt Lake City Weekly
Fringe gambling bill gets initial approval from Legislature.
Utah Looks To Crack Down On Sweepstakes Machines GamblingCompliance
An anti-gambling bill is set to be taken up in the Senate after the House overwhelmingly passed the measure to eliminate electronic sweepstakes machines ...
Are Western States Lagging on Sports Betting? Mountain States SportsHandle.com
Though East Coast states have been quick to legalize sports betting, the western states seem to be slower to take action.
A Utah trophy hunter bagged a bear in Alaska. It was legal, he thought — and that's where his troubles began. Salt Lake Tribune
Lotteries are illegal in Utah to raise money for education, but the state does use them to fund wildlife management. In 2015, Wallace Scott Keele plunked down ...
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.
Utah Senator Goes After Sweepstakes Kiosks Once Again, Clears Gambling Law Loophole Casino Games Pro
Utah State has always been among few states avidly opposing gambling, prohibiting all sorts of gaming within its borders. However, in the past years more and ...
Utah Jazz face ‘must-win’ in Chi-Town: Preview, comment stream The J Notes
The Utah Jazz can't afford to get complacent against Lauri Markkanen and the lottery-bound Chicago Bulls, winners of back-to-back games.
We need a wall to keep people from un-Utah out of our state The Herald Journal
We are being treated so unfairly. A steady stream of vehicles with Idaho plates comes and goes from our state daily. New houses are built right up to Utah ...
'Wicked' is heading to Utah and you could see it for $25. Here's what you need to know Deseret News
It turns out some lucky theatergoers will get to see the musical for just $25.
Unclaimed $1.5B jackpot mystery: Winner died? Ticket lost? KSL.com
Nearly everyone in this small South Carolina town has a theory for the city's billion-dollar mystery: Who won the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot announced ...
UNC Basketball: The Five Carolina One-and-Dones Tar Heel Blog
When Nassir Little and Coby White declared for the 2019 NBA draft earlier this month, they brought the count up to five Carolina one-and-done players in the 16 ...
Scorned Utah Jazz host the lottery-bound Atlanta Hawks SLC Dunk
Amidst all of the trade deadline madness and All-Star selection drama, it might have slipped your mind that there's a basketball game tonight. The Utah Jazz ...
With much higher chances of being hit by a falling coconut, Utahns still catching ‘lottery fever’ KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City
SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah may not have the lottery, but it doesn't mean some Utahns have not caught lottery fever. The numbers from Tuesday night's drawing for ...
Gambling in Utah? Senate says don't bet on it and moves to close loophole. Salt Lake Tribune
Sen. Todd Weiler says he's shocked — shocked — to find that gambling is going on in Utah. After all, it's touted as one of only two states that supposedly bans all ...
Arizona, Hawaii Have Sports Betting Bills, But Will They Become Law? PlayUSA
Arizona and Hawaii are two states unused to sharing any sorts of headlines. In fact, they are on opposite sides of each other in almost every way, from ...
Utah Jazz trade rumors: Pistons could stymie team’s pursuit of Mike Conley The J Notes
Mike Conley may be the Utah Jazz's top trade target, but they have competition in acquiring his services. Most notably, the Detroit Pistons.
How the federal shutdown impacts Southern Utah St. George Daily Spectrum
Utah's state government is paying to staff the visitor centers at Arches, Bryce Canyon and Zion national parks.
Elections Matter: Midterms Hand Gambling A Mixed Bag Of Wins, Losses OnlinePokerReport.com
Election results around the United States impacted the future of online gambling and sports betting both directly and indirectly in a variety of states.
Here's Why DOJ Should Keep Its Mitts Off Wire Act, Online Gambling OnlinePokerReport.com
Everything you need to know about the 2011 DOJ opinion affirming states' rights to legalize online gambling — and what a reversal could mean.
Kemba Walker Is the Most Interesting Free Agent No One’s Talking About The Ringer
Kemba Walker's decision this summer will also have a major impact on the NBA's title picture. And it could all come down to how he and the Hornets fare in their ...
Energy-challenged USC doesn’t put up a big fight against Utah Los Angeles Times
After the USC men's basketball team's latest head-scratching defeat Wednesday night, a 77-70 stinker at the hands of the Utah Utes to start the second half of ...
WICKED Announces Drawing For $25 Seats In SLC Broadway World
A day-of-performance drawing for a limited number of seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to Salt Lake City at the Eccles Theater with performances ...
Recap: Utah Utes bury WSU Cougars under avalanche of 3s, 92-79 CougCenter
The three-point line giveth, the three-point line taketh away. Three days after the Washington State Cougars rode a poor 3-point shooting performance from their ...
The 5 best Utah Jazz moments of 2018 SLC Dunk
It's the last day of 2018. What a hell of year it has been for the Utah Jazz. In just the year 2018 alone, they have been a lottery team, a 2nd round playoff team, ...
Jody Genessy: One really bad Utah Jazz loss doesn't mean the season's lost Deseret News
The 140ish recent earthquakes that have gotten the south end of the Salt Lake Valley all shook up didn't compare to the rumbling around Jazzland on Monday ...
US views all types of interstate gambling as subject to Federal anti-gambling prohibitions Lexology
In January 2019, the U.S. Department of Justice published an opinion declaring that the agency interprets the federal Wire Act, which prohibits certain types of ...
Experts Assess The Lottery's Place In The Legal Sports Betting Era USBets
A panel of gaming experts in New Orleans analyzed the lottery's role in 2019 and whether it should be part of the sports betting picture.
Watch: Moose surprised a couple in Utah on Valentine's Day when it fell through basement window Bangor Daily News
A couple house-sitting in Utah got a surprise on Valentine's Day when a moose fell through a window into home's basement.. Maine news, sports, politics, ...
5 of the best places to go river rafting near Utah KSL.com
NEAR UTAH — We've covered some of the best places to go river rafting in Utah. Now, here's a guide to some of the best rafting destinations in the western ...
Utah Jazz Consensus Mock Draft 1.0: With the 11th pick in the NBA Draft ... SLC Dunk
Would the Utah Jazz select yet another point guard in the lottery if given the chance?
Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots inching closer to $1 billion combined St George News
ST. GEORGE — Two jackpots, the Mega Millions and the Powerball, have reached a combined total of $999 million Sunday, and are inching ever closer to the ...
The Refiner’s Fire of the Utah Jazz’s Nightmarish Schedule SLC Dunk
The Utah Jazz have rediscovered their identity in the fiery crucible of their schedule.
2 convicted in gambling enterprise highlight Utah's crackdown on gambling KSL.com
Two Utah men were convicted of running a gambling enterprise in state convenience stores and other locations across the state. It's an example of the state's ...
A Utah family has been the target of extreme stalking Boston.com
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah family has become the victim of extreme stalking involving unwanted *service* providers repeatedly being sent to their home, ...
These Are the Only States Where You Can't Play the Mega Millions Lottery The Cheat Sheet
Only a handful of states don't participate in MegaMillions lottery drawings.
Defense wins championships: No. 10 Washington holds off Utah to win Pac-12 title, earn spot in Rose Bowl The Spokesman-Review
Byron Murphy returned a deflected interception 66 yards for the game's only touchdown to lead No. 10 Washington to a 10-3 victory over No. 17 Utah in an ...
Utah anti-gay attack can’t be charged as hate crime because state law doesn’t address sexual orientation WMBF
The Salt Lake district attorney said current law doesn't address specifics like sexual orientation, so he can't prosecute an attack on those grounds.
Utah Jazz: DPOY status aside, Gobert’s offense is invaluable The J Notes
Defense made Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert a star in the Association, but his offense has become an essential part of his team's attack.
Can the Utah Jazz avoid a December slump like last year? SLC Dunk
At this time last year the Utah Jazz had the same record (13-15), they would go on to lose 9 out of their next 12.
Bear's Ears: The Aftermath Utah Business
Outdoor Retailer has left our fair state, and all because of a kerfuffle over a Utah landmark known as Bear's Ears National Monument.
Nevada player smashes glass, team erupts in tirade after loss to Utah State Bradenton Herald
Nevada Wolf Pack player Jordan Caroline can be seen punching glass after losing to Utah State Saturday. Wolf Pack coaches and players allege that Utah State ...
Utes will try to overcome their history of horrors at Stanford's Maples Pavilion Salt Lake Tribune
Arizona's McKale Center remains the most frustrating venue in the Pac-12 for Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak, who's well aware of what any road victory against ...
From his first postseason series win to 'Utah is a bad city', Dirk Nowitzki has plenty of memories in Salt Lake City Dallas News
SALT LAKE CITY -- For the 1441st time in his career, Dirk Nowitzki hopped off the bench when was name was called as Dallas' starting lineup was...