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A collection of news and information related to Gaming and Lotteries published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo AP)
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  • Lottery ticket worth $450K sold in Richton Park

    Lottery ticket worth $450K sold in Richton Park
    Someone who stopped at a Richton Park gas station and picked up a Lucky Day Lotto ticket for Saturday night's drawing is the owner of a ticket worth $450,000, according to the Illinois Lottery. A winning Quick Pick ticket was bought at Jams BP, 4769...
  • 'Wicked' tickets for $25

    'Wicked' tickets for $25
    Want to score $25 tickets to a performance of "Wicked" at the Hippodrome Theater? Try the theater's day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats. Here's how it works: arrive 2 1/2 hours prior to each performance. Submit your name...
  • Texas man charged in Iowa lottery case contests extradition

    A Texas businessman accused of helping a lottery security official to try to claim a rigged $14 million jackpot is out of jail while he fights extradition to Iowa. Robert Rhodes, 46, of Sugar Land, Texas, left a county jail after posting bond April 9,...
  • Senator tries to get medical pot up and running

    Senator tries to get medical pot up and running
    Even as a key court decision looms, the state Senate is pursuing an alternative plan to get medical marijuana to patients waiting anxiously for it. A law approved by the Legislature last year legalized an oil form of noneuphoric marijuana to treat...
  • All is not lost if you didn't win NFL draft tickets

    All is not lost if you didn't win NFL draft tickets
    Football fans in and outside Chicago began getting the news Monday that 76,000 hopefuls were longing to hear: They got tickets to the NFL draft. Fans learned via email from the league that they were chosen in a lottery to get free passes to one of the...
  • Lottery Chief: Keno Players Tend To Be More Educated

    Lottery Chief: Keno Players Tend To Be More Educated
    Lawmakers clashed Wednesday over keno - the on-again, off-again gambling game that has been controversial at the legislature for years. The tax-writing finance committee conducted a public hearing on a measure to institute keno as a revenue raiser in...
  • Should South Florida get destination casinos?

    Should South Florida get destination casinos?
      It looks like we will go another year without lawmakers even talking much about bringing destination casinos to South Florida. “Gambling expansion” the naysayers say about the resort casinos that could add so much to our community. The...
  • Lawmakers Clash Over Keno Gambling At Hearing

    Lawmakers Clash Over Keno Gambling At Hearing
    HARTFORD — Lawmakers clashed again Wednesday over keno, the on-again, off-again gambling game that has been debated at the legislature for years. The finance committee conducted the first public hearing on the issue this year, a step toward...
  • Mohegans raise new concerns with Connecticut keno bill

    Newly submitted testimony shows the Mohegan Tribe now has issues with a bill that would allow the Connecticut Lottery Corporation to offer keno. Charles Bunnell, the tribe's chief of staff of external affairs, said there are "significant changes to the...
  • Immigration debate sparked by record number of applicants

    PALO ALTO, Calif. Companies are seeking more foreign workers than ever before to fill highly skilled jobs in technology and other industries, but the United States will grant visas to just a fraction of them in a lottery that began this week. Anxious...
  • Five Things To Know At The Capitol Today

    Five Things To Know At The Capitol Today
    A public hearing is scheduled on a bill that would allow the Connecticut Lottery to offer keno gambling. H.B. No. 7054 would allow for keno to be offered in 3,000 lottery retailers and 600 new bars and restaurants. The state’s two federally...