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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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  • Reader feedback for Sept. 13: Lottery winner, Bond villain dies, bank robbery arrested

    Virginia lottery game winner A Newport News woman has won $100,000 from a Virginia Lottery scratcher game. Angela Kilgo won the game's top prize after buying an Amethyst Purple Jewel 7 ticket at Citgo Mart on Jefferson Avenue in Newport News,...
  • Yosemite: Hikers with Half Dome permits shut down by Meadow fire

    The popular trail and cables to Half Dome in Yosemite National Park remained off limits to hikers Monday, a day after the growing Meadow fire forced the helicopter evacuation of 85 hikers and climbers from the area, a park official said. Yosemite...
  • Brothers get their elk in hunt of a lifetime

    Sometimes, they hunted from blinds. Sometimes, they hunkered down in tall grass, waiting for the perfect elk. This is a story of generosity, long odds, patience and insane luck. Every year, about 40,000 hunters in Michigan apply for an elk license,...
  • Mike Sielski: Phillies have a long way to go before trophy returns to Philadelphia

    Yankee Stadium. The visitors' clubhouse. Not long after midnight on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009. The Phillies had just lost the World Series to the Yankees in six games, failing in their attempt to win back-to-back championships, and Ryan Howard, having struck...
  • This time pick Illinois lottery firm in the open

    This time pick Illinois lottery firm in the open
    Illinois made news in 2010 when it became the first state in the country to allow a private firm to manage its lottery operations. That experiment, however, is headed for a do-over. On Aug. 15, Gov. Pat Quinn canceled the state's contract with Northstar...
  • Medical-pot growers could truck product to patients, new rule says

    Medical-pot growers could truck product to patients, new rule says
    TALLAHASSE — Florida marijuana dispensers could truck their product to patients, under a revised rule proposed by health regulators in advance of a workshop Friday about the state's legalization of a limited type of medical pot. Despite complaints...
  • Hit musical "Book of Mormon" opens in Philly

    "The Book of Mormon," the irreverent Tony-winning musical comedy from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of the "South Park" TV series, may be "vulgar and shocking" but it also leaves audiences with an unexpected uplifting message, says K.J....
  • Prize: 'Big Bang Theory' taping

    Prize: 'Big Bang Theory' taping
    Sure, you could win a car. Or cash. Or free play. But how close to fame does that place you? Calder Casino and Race Course (21001 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, 305-625-1311, CalderRaceCourse.com) is giving away a trip to a taping of "The Big Bang Theory"...
  • Toronto 2014: The crazy and sane with Kristen Wiig in 'Welcome To Me'

    Toronto 2014: The crazy and sane with Kristen Wiig in 'Welcome To Me'
    It’s tempting to call the new movie “Welcome To Me” more funny odd than funny ha-ha, but to say so also undersells that it is genuinely funny too, while also warm and strange and daring. Directed by Shira Piven, written by Eliot Laurence...
  • Corrections and clarifications for Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

    A story Saturday about food safety violations at a Shanghai processing plant owned by a subsidiary of Aurora-based OSI Group incorrectly attributed some information to OSI instead of a Shanghai law enforcement website, which said the six employees were...
  • Voting for dollars: It's not nutty, it's the latest idea to boost turnout in L.A. elections

    Voting for dollars: It's not nutty, it's the latest idea to boost turnout in L.A. elections
    Here's Nathan Hochman's get-out-the-vote message: Fill in a ballot and you could win thousands! In a city where nearly 80% of the electorate chose not to vote in the last mayoral election, does he have your attention? Hochman, the head of the Los...