| How these machines are getting around Virginia gambling laws WTVR CBS 6 News|
The machines look, sound, feel, and act like slot machines, which are against the law in Virginia.
Virginia Legalizes Online Gaming and Casinos VegasSlotsOnline
Virginia has approved a bill legalizing casinos and online gambling. The process took less than three months to reach completion.
Three Virginia tickets each win $50,000 in Powerball WTKR News 3
Three tickets each won $50000 in Saturday's drawing by matching four of the first five numbers plus the Powerball number.
Virginia Poised To Legalize Sports Betting And Online Gambling With Governor’s Approval OnlinePokerReport.com
The Virginia Legislature passed a gambling bill that would bring casinos, online gambling, and sports betting to the state. Here's what you need to know.
Some of Virginia’s neighbors have legalized sports betting. Here, it’s still being studied. Virginian-Pilot
West Virginia and D.C. are among the places that have decided to allow wagering on sports. Proponents say Virginia is missing out on tax revenue and jobs, but ...
Skill-based slot machines put a touch of Las Vegas at the local bar WWBT NBC12 News
By Emily Holter and Benjamin West. Capital News *Service*. RICHMOND - It sits a few blocks from the bustle of Carytown, under a deep blue awning and the ...
West Virginia Online Casino Bill Moves Forward After Senate Passage US Bets
On Friday, the West Virginia Senate voted to approve a measure that will allow the state's gambling facilities to offer online gambling.
Richmond Raceway Welcomes the Virginia Lottery Neighborhood to the Modernized Infield Speedway Digest
Richmond Raceway (Richmond) and Virginia Lottery announce a partnership for exclusive naming rights to the Virginia Lottery Neighborhood in the DC Sol...
Virginia Casino Bill Passes House And Senate, Awaits Gov. Ralph Northam's Signature CardPlayer.com
Gov. Ralph Northam's signature is the only hurdle that stands between Virginia and its first casino. On Saturday night, the state's General Assembly passed SSB ...
Virginia Beach student named winner of Virginia Lottery art contest celebrating teachers WTKR News 3
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Now that's a work of art! Kaycie Colton, a 7th grader at Princess Anne Middle School, won the middle school category in the Virginia ...
Virginia General Assembly approves casino legislation | News Southwest Virginia Today
Compromise legislation that could ultimately bring casino gaming to Virginia — and Bristol, if approved by voters — passed the General Assembly Saturday ...
New law prohibits Virginia Lottery from disclosing info of certain winners 8News
A new law set to take effect this summer will prohibit Virginia Lottery officials from disclosing the information of certain prize winners. . News, weather, sports ...
Virginia Lottery Surprises Aldrin ES Student with Prize for Art Contest Reston Now
An Aldrin Elementary School student received a surprise celebration in front of her classmates today (March 21) for her artwork. Shortly before 2:30 p.m..
Kevin Hall column: As Virginia considers gambling expansion, focus must remain on responsible play Richmond.com
If someone asked whether you're a gambler, how would you reply? The word means different things to different people. Does it mean you travel to casinos at ...
Sports Betting Remains Offline at Two W.Va. Casinos West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Sports wagering will remain offline at two West Virginia casinos at the start of the NCAA Tournament.
West Virginia gambling legislation dies | News, Sports, Jobs Parkersburg News
WHEELING — Legislation permitting Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack to establish a second gambling location in Ohio County died in a committee of the ...
West Virginia Lawmaker Lashes Out as Two Sportsbooks Stay Closed in... Casino.Org News
A West Virginia lawmaker, frustrated by the closure of a nearby sportsbook, tweeted his frustration about the ordeal on Tuesday as the state may miss out on ...
Lady luck: Virginia woman wins Pick 4 lottery 30 times in one day USA TODAY
Deborah Brown said she bought 30 tickets with the same four digits because she had such a good feeling about the numbers.
Look Who’s Poking Around The Latest WV Sports Betting Discussion Legal Sports Report
Even with its industry up and running, West Virginia sports betting rules continue to attract attention -- this time from the NFL. Sources tell Legal Sports Report ...
Syracuse basketball guard Tyus Battle shut down by Virginia's 'lottery pick' syracuse.com
Syracuse guard Tyus Battle ran into a rare defense that he couldn't solve.
Online Casino Bill Will Put West Virginia In Elite Company Play WV
If the online casino bill that is in the Senate passes, WV will be one of three states with legal online sports betting and online casinos.
West Virginia Online Gaming Bill Passes Senate, Needs Signature From Governor To Become Law CardPlayer.com
West Virginia is on the brink of having all forms of online gambling legalized in their state. Last Friday, the West Virginia state Senate overwhelmingly passed the ...
Lady Luck: Richmond woman wins Virginia Lottery 30 times in one day WTVR CBS 6 News
Some people have all the luck. On February 11, 2019, that person was Deborah Brown.
West Virginia continues to push forward with online gambling CalvinAyre.com
An online gambling bill in West Virginia making its rounds in legislative channels continues to find approval and no signs of resistance.
Powerball jackpot rises to $750M, raises residents hopes Bluefield Daily Telegraph
BLUEFIELD, Va. — A chance of winning the huge sum of $750 million was spurring hopes and ticket sales Monday as the hopeful visited local retailers and ...
Northam signs casino bill into law | Danville GoDanRiver.com
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam signed legislation on Friday that could eventually result in casino gaming coming to Virginia.
WV Attorney General Blasts DOJ On Wire Act: Keep Hands Off Lottery Play WV
WV Attorney General Morrissey brought together 25 attorneys general to formally express grave concern over the recently revised Wire Act opinion.
Virginia woman picks matching numbers 30 times to win lottery game WSLS 10
A Virginia woman parlayed a feeling to purchase 30 lottery tickets with the same numbers to win $150000.
Sen. Mike Maroney Among Those That Keep Satellite Casino Bill From Advancing in W.Va. Senate Finance Committee Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — Legislation permitting Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack to establish a second gambling location in Ohio County died in committee ...
Re-seeding the Sweet 16: Virginia tops Gonzaga, Duke in remaining 2019 NCAA Tournament field CBS Sports
The NCAA Tournament has almost certainly never before been this strong with only 15 games to go.
With Sports Betting Still Offline, Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack – and West Virginia Coffers – Missing Out on March Madness Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — Sports wagering through the Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack remains offline, and no betting is happening there as “March Madness” ...
Heads Up, West Virginia, The Powerball Jackpot Is $550 Million Play WV
West Virginia Lottery players, you better get your tickets soon. The Powerball jackpot is growing fast with an estimated $550 million up for grabs. The next ...
West Virginia poised to become 4th state to legalize online gambling for traditional casino games - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
The West Virginia Lottery Interactive Wagering Act was among the bills finalized on the last day of this year's regular legislative session.
New Documents Show WV Sports Betting Outage Traced To Fight Between Miomni, Entergaming Legal Sports Report
Sports bettors in WV sports betting have been without a mobile option for three weeks, and LSR obtained details about the bizarre fight at the heart of it.
Compromise generates increase in at-risk funding for rural Virginia schools Bristol Herald Courier
A compromise state budget agreement restored some, but not all, At-Risk Add-On school funding, generating a combined $1.94 million for Southwest Virginia ...
Sports Betting Bill Moves Closer to Reality in New Hampshire VegasSlotsOnline
New Hampshire is close to legalizing sports betting after a bill was overwhelmingly approved by the House. It now moves on to the Senate.
Satellite casino bill dies in Senate Finance Committee - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The House bill to allow the four racetracks to open satellite casinos in their home counties fizzled in Senate Finance Thursday morning.
Marine Corps Marathon lottery set to open to runners Virginian-Pilot
QUANTICO, Va. (AP) — The Marine Corps Marathon lottery is set to open to runners who want to participate in the 44th annual race.
NBA Draft 2019: Latest 1st-Round Order, Mock Before Sweet 16 Bleacher Report
The Sweet 16 field is littered with potential NBA draft lottery selections. Duke's trio of fantastic freshmen receive the majority of the headlines, and rightfully so, ...
Virginia Woman Wins The Lottery Thirty Times In One Day KLUV
A Virginia woman has walked away with a total of $150000 after striking it lucky with some Pick-4 tickets.
Rhode Island Online Sports Betting Bill Signed into Law Gambling.com
After garnering overwhelming support from the state legislature, an online sports betting legalization bill in Rhode Island was signed into law Monday, setting up ...
Four reasons why Virginia (yes, Virginia) can win NCAA tournament this March Madness USA TODAY
Last year, No. 1 overall seed Virginia lost to No. 16 seed UMBC in the NCAA tournament. Here's why this year will be different for the Cavaliers.
Want to snuggle a baby goat? Virginia farm is giving you that chance ktvo.com
BERRYVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- A farm in Virginia is giving you the chance to snuggle... wait for it.... baby goats. Silver Maple Farm in Clarke County is going to let ...
Jay Bilas' NCAA tournament rankings: Sweet 16 edition WTVD-TV
The cream has risen to the top in the 2019 NCAA tournament. The Bilastrator is here to ID the creamiest of the Sweet 16.
Oklahoma Basketball vs. Virginia: NCAA Tournament Q&A with Streaking the Lawn Crimson And Cream Machine
The Oklahoma Sooners came out with a purpose in Friday's win over Ole Miss, and their reward is a game against the No. 1-seed Virginia Cavaliers in the ...
Britain's Bookmakers Mining for Gold in US Sports Betting VegasSlotsOnline
UK bookmakers are looking at the US sports betting market as being very lucrative and are making strong moves to take advantage of it.
3 reasons Virginia can actually win the NCAA tournament after the worst loss ever SB Nation
It would have been easy for Virginia to let last season's failure define them. Tony Bennett's team knows it will always be the first program to take a top seed into ...
West Virginia Set To Vote on Bill Establishing Veterans Court Program Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING - Legislation establishing a veterans court program in West Virginia gets its third reading and vote for passage today in the Senate. Senate Bill 40,
Mobile Sports Betting Lifts WV Sportsbooks Amid Another Difficult Week Play WV
WV sports betting had another tough week as sportsbooks lost money for the third time in four weeks and took in their lowest total handle since December.
Jay Bilas ranks the last 16 teams standing 247Sports
Jay Bilas spent all season ranking and reranking the top 68 teams in college basketball. But now only 16 teams are left standing in March Madness, and the ...
As Virginia throttles Pittsburgh, freshman steps up to allow big guns to rest up The Washington Post
Guard Kihei Clark shut down the Panthers' leading scorer while playing heavy minutes to allow the Cavs to maintain first place and get ready for the season's ...
NCAA Tournament winners and losers: Admiral Schofield, Zion Cam, Charles Barkley, Big Ten and more Chicago Tribune
There is perhaps no better stretch of five days in college sports than the first 100 games of the men's and women's basketball tournaments. So many winners.
NCAA Tournament Preview: Virginia Tech against Liberty 247Sports
A preview and prediction for Sunday nights game between the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Liberty Flames.
Ranking the Top 20 Players in the Sweet 16 Bleacher Report
After a thrilling weekend of men's college basketball action, 16 teams are left standing in the hunt for the 2019 national championship. In an unusually chalky first ...
West Virginia House passes $4.6 billion budget bill WHSV
The West Virginia House of Delegates has passed its version of the state budget for 2019-2020 that includes funding for teacher raises.
No Zion and no Justin Robinson, but other stars aim to shine as No. 3 Duke heads to No. 20 Virginia Tech Richmond.com
No. 3 Duke won't have freshman forward Zion Williamson for, essentially, the third straight game. No. 20 Virginia Tech won't have senior point guard Justin ...
Virginia's casino question: Move fast to grab gambling dollars? Or slow down and study? Richmond.com
Asked what he has to say to social conservatives who oppose casino gambling in Virginia, state Sen. Bill Carrico, R-Grayson, said, “Even God gives us free will.
Documents offer Virginia Lottery's early reaction to casinos, sports betting MuckRock
The Virginia Lottery says it gave $606 million to schools 2018 - a towering figure that apparently gives the agency enough clout to make Richmond's skyline look ...
Lawmakers want study before green-lighting casino gambling in Virginia WTVR CBS 6 News
Gov. Ralph Northam previously called for a study on casino gambling.
Plans to legalize sports gambling are coming to Virginia next year Richmond.com
It may take a while for the General Assembly to get behind sports gambling, but several state lawmakers are drafting legislation to let Virginians get in on the ...
Syracuse to open 2019-20 men's basketball season against ACC opponent Virginia The Daily Orange
Syracuse will open its 2019-20 men's basketball season against Virginia on Nov. 6, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Friday. It'll be televised on the ...
Online-Only Virginia Sports Betting Bill Pops Up On 2019 Legislative Agenda Legal Sports Report
Following a recent uptick in chatter, a state lawmaker this week made the first step toward legalizing Virginia sports betting. Delegate Mark Sickles pre-filed a bill ...
Fairfax lawmaker wants to ‘Keep Virginia’s money in Virginia’ by allowing sports betting Daily Press
A legislator from Fairfax wants to make sure Virginia gets a piece of the sports-betting pie. Sen. Mark Sickles, D-Fairfax, filed a bill this week that he says would ...
Is Virginia about to make a bad bet on casinos? The Washington Post
Except for horse racing and a lottery, when it comes to gambling, Virginia has for years avoided casinos with slot machines and roulette wheels, believing they ...
Va. Senate committee grants rare victory for casino bill — but don’t bet on it yet Washington Post
RICHMOND — Casinos took a baby step forward in Virginia on Monday when a Senate committee passed a bill that could set five cities on track to seek a ...
'I'm tired of hearing about gambling': Virginia senators say bills on casinos, sports betting may be too much to tackle Richmond.com
For the dozens of people hoping to hear Virginia is ready to open its doors to casinos and sports betting, there were few signs of encouragement Friday.
Virginia Senate passes Casino bill Bristol Herald Courier
Legislation that would allow for a local referendum on allowing a casino in Bristol passed the Virginia Senate Monday by a vote of 28-12 and is headed to the ...
General Assembly to consider legalizing sports betting after Supreme Court decision WTVR CBS 6 News
RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia would become the ninth state to legalize sports betting under legislation being considered by the General Assembly this session.
CASEY: 2019 may be Virginia's 'Year of Gambling' Roanoke Times
Gambling is on the minds of Virginia lawmakers. Among other things, this could translate into slot-like machines in Vinton, the legalization of betting on sports, ...
DC, Maryland and Virginia racing to legalize sports betting FOX 5 DC
The race is on to bring legal sports betting to the Washington region as lawmakers in D.C., Maryland and Virginia are trying to make it a reality.
Bills to legalize sports betting in Virginia move forward WWBT NBC12 News
By Andrew Gionfriddo and Ben Burstein. Capital News *Service*. RICHMOND - The odds of Virginia legalizing professional sports betting are improving as bills to ...
Opinion/Commentary: Place your bets: Will gambling win in Virginia? The Daily Progress
No one seems to know for certain how well the Virginia General Assembly's lawmakers and leprechauns will fare this session in their growing searches for pots ...
Warts show for top NBA Draft prospects in 2nd round of tourney Arizona Sports
Zion Williamson did his thing, but Ja Morant and Jarrett Culver didn't play as well in their second-round NCAA Tournament games as they did in their first.
West Virginia Online Gambling On Hold … For Now OnlinePokerReport.com
Proposed iGaming legislation is likely stuck in a holding pattern while the WV Lottery works to fully implement online sports betting.
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.
Online Gambling May Be in the Cards for West Virginia Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — West Virginians could place bets and win money online playing poker and other interactive games under legislation being considered by state ...
New Virginia Sports Betting Bill Focuses On Mobile Wagering SportsHandle.com
The third sports betting bill to be filed in Virginia spotlights mobile and internet sports betting with no mention of brick-and-mortar venues.
West Virginia Sports Betting PlayUSA
West Virginia became the fifth state to offer sports betting in 2018. There are five casino sportsbooks and 1 online wagering app, with more coming in 2019.
West Virginia Online Gambling Bill Clears House, Progressing In Spite Of Wire Act Opinion OnlinePokerReport.com
The Wire Act opinion issued by the DOJ hasn't slowed down efforts to legalize online gambling in West Virginia. That's important for other states, too.
West Virginia Online Gambling Bill Clears First Committee Hurdle OnlinePokerReport.com
A bill that would legalize full-scale online gambling in West Virginia cleared its first committee stop in the House of Delegates on Tuesday.
Sports-betting bills come to Virginia after Supreme Court decision Washington Post
RICHMOND — Two lawmakers are trying to bring legalized sports betting to Virginia, joining other states that are exploring that option since the Supreme Court ...
Virginia Lawmaker Sees Mobile Sportsbooks As Real Moneymaker US Bets
A group of Virginia lawmakers convened Wednesday morning to consider whether to cast votes to move a sports betting proposal along in the legislative ...
Virginia Lottery on track for record-setting year 13newsnow.com WVEC
RICHMOND, Va. — At the end of the first half of the fiscal year 2019, the Virginia Lottery is already on pace for another record-setting year. Virginia Lottery ...
Lottery: New competitive threat facing sports betting in West Virginia Charleston Gazette-Mail
West Virginia's nascent sports betting industry could be facing new competition, with the Washington, D.C., City Council voting Tuesday to legalize sports betting ...
Lottery Director: Countdown Ticking To Mobile In West Virginia Sports Betting Legal Sports Report
Mobile wagering soon will arrive for West Virginia sports betting, according to the state's lottery director. John Myers told the state's lottery commission Thursday ...
Virginia extends session to consider contentious measures WTOP
Virginia lawmakers extended their session Saturday night amid a dispute over how to handle the state budget, which will also allow additional work on several ...
UNC's Coby White's Surge from Overlooked Frosh to NBA Lottery Pick Not Done Yet Bleacher Report
Coby White entered college basketball with high expectations, but he wasn't the most prominent player in North Carolina's 2019 recruiting class. Though he was ...
Enormous jackpots fuel surge in October West Virginia Lottery revenue Charleston Gazette-Mail
Gigantic MegaMillions and Powerball jackpots helped the West Virginia Lottery top $100 million in sales for October, as online ticket sales of $16.76 million were ...
Bills push to hide Virginia Lottery winners’ identities WTKR News 3
The General Assembly is moving to protect the privacy of people who win the Virginia Lottery — a proposal open-government advocates fear may threaten ...
Governor proposes funding for gambling study as decisions loom on Bristol casino, sports betting Roanoke Times
Gov. Ralph Northam wants to set aside $175000 for an independent study of gambling options in Virginia, a proposal that could put the brakes on bills to ...
Yes, Virginia, You Could Have Sports Betting Next Year Legal Sports Report
When the calendar turns to 2019, keep an eye to the east for Virginia sports betting. Rumblings are just surfacing now, but it appears Virginia might make a run ...
Norfolk woman wins $250,000 playing Virginia Lottery WTKR News 3
She had to wait until Tuesday to check with the Lottery to find out if her ticket was legit. The Virginia Lottery eventually confirmed that she had won the big prize!
Sports betting could be coming to Virginia, but sorry to those wanting to bet on Tech or UVA WSLS 10
RICHMOND, Va. - Virginia's General Assembly could bring sports betting to the commonwealth. HB1638 would have the Virginia Lottery regulate sports betting ...
Virginia Lottery coffers get windfall as Virginians buy tickets for big jackpot drawings Richmond.com
The Virginia Lottery netted about $16 million in profit from the Mega Millions multistate sweepstakes in the past week, more than making up for a three-month run ...
D.C. Council legalizes sports betting, becoming first in Washington region Washington Post
The D.C. Council gave final approval to legal sports betting Tuesday, making the nation's capital the first in the region to allow residents and visitors to bet money ...
Casino Gambling Legislation Introduced in Virginia VegasSlotsOnline
Virginia delegate Israel O'Quinn has introduced legislation in the state that would allow for casino gambling. Local voters must approve the option via a ...
Casino bill passes Virginia Senate, sets only 10 percent of tax revenue aside for city Bristol Herald Courier
Legislation that could pave the way for the Bristol Resort and Casino passed the Virginia Senate on Monday, but under revised language the state would retain ...
West Virginia Lottery Commission Sets Sports Betting Rules West Virginia Public Broadcasting
West Virginia's lottery commission has set its rules for sports betting in the state, and its director says the goal is to have sports wagering underway by.
West Virginia Sports Betting Poised To Go Live By End Of Summer As Lottery OK’s Regulations Legal Sports Report
After becoming the first state to legalize sports betting in 2018, West Virginia now has a framework in place for the industry with regulations approved on ...
Virginia lottery posts record sales 8News
Virginia's state-run lottery recently had its best month ever in its 30-year history. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond.