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Wayne Parry/AP
December 13, 2018 - 7:22 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation. Figures released Wednesday by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show New Jersey's casino and racetrack-based sports books took in over $330...
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In this Nov. 13, 2018, photo, workers prepare to install gigantic video screens at Resorts Casino in Atlantic City N.J., in the casino's new sports betting facility it will open with DraftKings on Nov. 20.
AP Photo/Wayne Parry
November 14, 2018 - 10:53 am
By Wayne Parry, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — DraftKings and Resorts Casino are firing the latest shot in New Jersey's sports book arms race, with a full-fledged sports betting facility due to open in a week. The two companies told The Associated Press their 5,000-square-foot sports...
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AP Photo/Wayne Parry
September 30, 2018 - 3:14 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — When people gamble, things sometimes go wrong. Roulette balls glance off the wheel onto the table. Slot machines jam. Online betting apps freeze. Dice go flying off the felt. And sometimes, the cards aren't shuffled correctly, or at all. Bettors have even lost payouts...
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 William Hill Sports Book at Ocean Resort Casino in AC
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Tony Romeo
September 11, 2018 - 9:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There won't be any sports wagering in Pennsylvania until next month, at the earliest. Two casinos have petitioned the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board for sports betting — including Parx Casino, which wants to offer sports betting at its Bucks County casino and its...
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Ian Bush | KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
August 23, 2018 - 8:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey's gambling industry has gained another player that's part sportsbook, part casino game and a sliver of Facebook. Play SugarHouse Casino Slots — an app for Apple devices, Android and on the web — is equipped with a news feed that alerts gamblers when someone...
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Steve Tawa
August 23, 2018 - 2:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A group of casinos is griping that the Pennsylvania Lottery is infringing on their turf. A coalition that includes seven Pennsylvania casino operators argue the state's new online offerings violate recently adopted gambling laws, by improperly "simulating slot...
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A clerk at the new sports book at Harrah's casino in Atlantic City N.J. process wagers for a customer moments after the casino started accepting sports bets on Wednesday Aug. 1, 2018.
AP Photo/Wayne Parry
August 14, 2018 - 9:17 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Sports betting is off and running in New Jersey, with three casinos and two racetracks taking in $40.6 million in wagers in July, the first full month it was legal. Those figures were part of a report that showed that Hard Rock debuted as Atlantic City's No. 3 casino in...
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New Jersey Sports Betting
David Madden | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
August 14, 2018 - 5:09 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Gamblers who want to bet on sports should be getting one more option starting Wednesday. Resorts Casino Hotel — Atlantic City's first-ever casino — will become the fifth to open a sportsbook on site. An 11 a.m. ribbon-cutting is planned, pending approval by the...
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This July 14, 2018, photo shows people placing bets on sporting events at the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford N.J.
AP Photo/Wayne Parry
July 30, 2018 - 2:49 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Two Atlantic City casinos owned by Caesars Entertainment are joining New Jersey's growing sports betting market this week, and another two in Mississippi will do so in mid-August. Bally's casino in Atlantic City started taking sports bets Monday morning. Its sister casino...
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Dreamstime
Tony Romeo
July 17, 2018 - 3:11 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Nine of Pennsylvania’s 13 licensed casinos — including all of the casinos in the Philadelphia region — are rolling the dice on internet gaming. Monday marked one deadline in the internet gaming application process. Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board spokesman Doug...
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