| Massachusetts Lottery seeks piece of the action amid growing gaming industry MassLive.com|
While lawmakers weigh whether to further expand gaming to allow sports betting and to authorize gambling to legally spread online, the head of the ...
Mass. Lottery Could Handle Sports Betting And Online Games, Goldberg Says WBUR
Treasurer Deb Goldberg is again appealing to legislators to allow the state Lottery to move online in the face of competition from daily fantasy sports, casinos ...
Online Gaming Bills Await Attention in Massachusetts LegalUSPokerSites.com
Several bills pertaining to legal online gaming and sports betting await the attention of lawmakers and have the support of Massachusetts Treasurer Goldberg.
How sports betting could change gambling in Massachusetts Feb 21 at 10:09 AM Milford Daily News
In an age of online shopping, bill paying and, potentially soon, sports gambling, playing the state Lottery still relies on cash, papers and conducting business ...
2 Massachusetts unclaimed $100000 lottery prizes about to expire Boston.com
BOSTON (AP) — Two people who bought lottery tickets in Massachusetts nearly a year ago may be sitting on $100,000 and not even know it. A lottery ...
Goldberg says Lottery could handle sports betting MetroWest Daily News
STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, MARCH 6, 2019.....New Hampshire, one of 11 states that offer lottery games online, took in more than $1.3 million in revenue from ...
Woman buys husband $1 million winning lottery ticket for his birthday Yahoo Lifestyle
A woman in Ipswich, Mass., went to the Richdale Food Shop on Market Street to purchase a $5 scratch ticket for her husband on his birthday. They, of course ...
Massachusetts Lottery says 2 unclaimed $100000 prizes about to expire Turn to 10
Two people who bought lottery tickets in Massachusetts nearly a year ago may be sitting on $100000 and not even know it. A lottery spokesman says two ...
MA Lottery | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — These Massachusetts lotteries were drawn Wednesday:
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game | Massachusetts WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:
Massachusetts Lottery plans to move data center to Norwell Wicked Local
The Massachusetts Lottery is preparing to move around the brains of its operations, shifting both its primary and backup data centers to new locations over the ...
Mass Lottery Says Two $100,000 Prizes Will Expire This Month CBS Boston
DORCHESTER (CBS) – If you purchased a Mass Cash ticket in Seekonk or Framingham in March of last year, you might want to dig it out and check the ...
Deb Goldberg makes push to bring lottery online Boston Herald
State Treasurer Deb Goldberg sees the Lottery in a fight for its life: It will either keep up with technology -- and grow, or die like a business that falls out of favor.
Stan Rosenberg on Wynn casino, sports betting, and gaming in Worcester The Boston Globe
Back in 2011, the skeptics thought Massachusetts was rolling the dice when we legalized gaming — after all, this had been a state long wary of casinos, and we ...
Greenfield Stop & Shop donates $10K Lottery bonus to Food Bank of Western Mass. WWLP.com
The Stop and Shop in Greenfield donated their $10000 bonus for selling a winning Lottery ticket to the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.
Want to hit it rich? Here’s a list of all the Mass. scratch ticket games with unclaimed prizes over $1 million Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
Feeling lucky? There are still 44 Massachusetts lottery instant ticket prizes worth more than $1 million that have yet to be claimed.
WARREN plays the long game — What hospitals spent on QUESTION 1 — INSIDE the Senate Chamber Politico
GOOD MORNING, MASSACHUSETTS. WARREN PLAYS THE LONG GAME — While Sen. Elizabeth Warren didn't offer many public details about her ...
How the state Lottery affects Watertown Wicked Local
A closer look at how Watertown spends and receives money through the Massachusetts State LotteryHow the state Lottery works:In fiscal 2018, people spent ...
Editorial: Lottery lifeline is online Boston Herald
With a slew of online gaming options coming to the Bay State in the very near future, it is critical that the Massachusetts State Lottery get in the game, or cities ...
Mass. Lottery could handle sports betting, state treasurer says Boston Business Journal
In Massachusetts, where the Lottery is not online but consumers can bet on horse racing online and over the phone, one racing licensee reported more than $90 ...
Massachusetts treasurer urges legislators to legalise online lottery European Gaming Industry News
Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg has urged the lawmakers in the state to pass legislation to legalise online lottery in the state. “This is an operating ...
Woman Gets Prison for Cheating the Elderly in Lottery Scam U.S. News & World Report
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts woman will spend 21 months in prison for cheating a dozen elderly people out of more than $300000 in a lottery scam.
Committee sends all gaming bills to House, Senate theday.com
Hartford — A legislative panel endorsed more than a half-dozen gaming bills Tuesday, approving measures that would establish competitive bidding for a ...
Man facing federal charges in kidnapping, death of Massachusetts woman WGME
BOSTON (WGME) -- A Rhode Island man, who is accused of kidnapping a woman whose body was found in his trunk, is now facing federal charges. Authorities ...
Massachusetts woman sentenced in cross-country scam that cheated 12 elderly people out of more than $325,000 MassLive.com
BOSTON – A Cape Cod woman who pleaded guilty to being involved in a widespread cross-country scam that cheated a dozen elderly people out of a total of ...
Political Football? Four Governors Want To Score On Sports Betting Sports Handle
Governors in four states have called for their state legislatures to legalize sports betting. That strategy worked in Rhode Island last year.
Western Massachusetts legislators urge Gov. Charlie Baker to put new state Family and Medical Leave offices in Springfield MassLive.com
Local legislators are urging Gov. Charlie Baker to place the new state Department of Family and Medical Leave in Springfield, Baker is seen here in June of ...
Officials call for regulations after Robert Kraft charges Boston Herald
BOSTON — Attorney General Maura Healey renewed her call on Tuesday for passage of legislation that would tighten state laws around the licensing and ...
Casino bill passes in NH Senate Foster's Daily Democrat
CONCORD — Casino gambling passed the state Senate Thursday on a roll call vote of 13-11.Sen. Lou D'Allesandro, D-Manchester, who has been working for ...
RI Mobile Sports Betting Clears Final Legislative Hurdle Sports Handle
The RI Senate approved mobile sports betting bill HB 5421, and along with S 37, will be sent to the governor for her signature.
Massachusetts Treasurer Insists Lawmakers Include Online Lottery In Gambling Expansion OnlinePokerReport.com
The Massachusetts treasurer has laid down the gauntlet, telling lawmakers to skip online sports betting bills unless an online lottery is included.
Reading the Signs: Will Massachusetts Legalize Online Gambling in 2019? OnlinePokerReport.com
Sports betting and online lottery are already hot topics in the Massachusetts Legislature, but the state shouldn't forget about online gambling.
Massachusetts Bar Owners Form Group To Lobby For Place In Sports Betting WAMC
As Massachusetts considers legalizing sports betting, bar owners want in on the action. Angling for a seat at the table as Beacon Hill begins to look at whether ...
Massachusetts Sports Betting Likely In 2019, Despite Commission Chaos USBets
Wynn Resorts' license is on the line, and the Gaming Commission is fighting with journalists, but sports betting is still likely next year.
Various Entities Interested In Sports Betting If Massachusetts Makes It Legal WAMC
Legal gambling has been expanding for the last several years in the Northeast with the opening of more casinos. The next growth area for gaming is likely.
Editorial: Betting is the best bet for businesses Boston Herald
Massachusetts will soon allow more gambling options.
As Massachusetts moves toward legalizing sports betting, bars seek seat at the table MassLive.com
A group of Western Massachusetts bar owners want their establishments to become legal sports betting venues.
Stoughton Man Hits On $1 Million Lottery Ticket Stoughton, MA Patch
Stoughton Man Hits On $1 Million Lottery Ticket - Stoughton, MA - Corey Cummings, of Stoughton, plans to use some of the prize money to buy a new car.
‘It’s Time To Get To Work’: Illinois Lawmakers To File Batch Of Sports Betting Bills Sports Handle
Illinois lawmakers are hedging their bets by filing four sports betting bills. and hoping one -- or some combination -- will move quickly.
DraftKings Pushes For Massachusetts Sports Betting, But Will It Get What It Wants? Legal Sports Report
DraftKings is running a PR campaign to get a Massachusetts sports betting bill passed. But will the DFS superpower and nascent sports betting operator get ...
Legal sports betting may be coming to Massachusetts The Daily News of Newburyport
BOSTON — States are rushing to legalize wagers on professional sports following last year's U.S. Supreme Court ruling, and Massachusetts could be getting a ...
Mass. sports betting bill could be 'ready to go' in 2019, Rep. Joe Wagner says MassLive.com
The House chairman expected to be the point person as that branch considers legalizing sports betting said last week that the "potential game plan" is for the ...
Massachusetts Has Highest Per-Capita Spending On Lottery Tickets New England Public Radio
The winning ticket of the $1.5 billion jackpot was bought in South Carolina, but it's actually people in Massachusetts who get the biggest bang for their.
What you need to know about the prospect of sports betting in Massachusetts Boston.com
As NFL season kicks off, fans across the country will be considering a new prospect: legalized sports betting. While this has been the case in Nevada, other ...
Cathy Judd-Stein Named as New Head of Massachusetts Gaming Commission NBC10 Boston
Gov. Charlie Baker named one of his administration's top lawyers to head the Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Tuesday as the panel weighs a key ...
Massachusetts News: Georgia Man, Peter Anthony Chin Jr. Sentenced For Jamaican Lottery Scam STL.News
BOSTON, Ms. – A Georgia man was sentenced yesterday in federal district court in Boston for his role in a bogus advance fee Jamaican lottery scheme in.
Massachusetts Treasurer Makes Fresh Push for Online Lottery Casino News Daily
Massachusetts Treasurer Deb Goldberg submits new bill calling for online expansion of lottery as sports betting gains momentum in the state Legislature.
Fair Play Massachusetts calling for sports betting in bars and restaurants WWLP.com
Fair Play Massachusetts said local bars and restaurants would be missing out on a lot of revenue if the state only makes sports betting legal at casinos.
Chicopee group pushes for sports betting at small businesses Boston Herald
A group pushing to allow sports betting in keno parlors licensed by the lottery says the expansion would benefit small business and the state. Fair Play ...
In First Month Of Legal Sports Betting, Gamblers Wager $13 Million At R.I. Casinos WBUR
As New England Patriots fans place their bets on the Super Bowl, Rhode Island is releasing results from the first full month of legalized sports betting.
MGM Springfield Opens First Resort Casino In Massachusetts New England Public Radio
Updated 4:45 p.m. The first resort casino in Massachusetts opened Friday, a $960 million complex in downtown Springfield with expansive Las Vegas-style.
State treasurer: Casinos ‘will not harm’ Massachusetts Lottery Boston Herald
The Massachusetts Lottery sees the new MGM casino opening Friday in Springfield as a line of defense against the threat from online sports betting — but one ...
Betting in Massachusetts next year? That’d be Super Boston Herald
A year ago, Nevada was the only state in the country where you could place a legal bet on the Super Bowl.
Massachusetts Lottery raises nearly $1 billion for cities and towns The Boston Globe
It was the second-highest profit total in the lottery's 47-year history.
Sports Betting Begins In New England — At Rhode Island Casino WBUR
A casino in Rhode Island on Monday became the first in New England to accept bets on professional sports. Sports betting began at Twin River Casino's Lincoln ...
Treasurer pushes online lottery sales as legalized sports betting advances Lowell Sun
BOSTON -- If Massachusetts lawmakers are going to legalize sports betting and allow people to place wagers online or through smartphone apps, the ...
CommonWealth Magazine CommonWealth magazine
ON FRIDAY NIGHT, Mega Millions offered a $1 billion jackpot, the second largest lottery prize in American history. Late in the evening, it was announced that no ...
Should the state Lottery be allowed to offer online sales? The Boston Globe
Read two views and vote in our informal online poll.
The State Lottery Has A New Rule To Stop Repeat Winners — But So Far, They Keep Winning WBUR
The winningest lotto player in Massachusetts, Ali Jaafar, has won 256 times and collected more than half a million dollars since the new state policy began.
Opinion | Deb Goldberg: Put the lottery online The Boston Globe
The Massachusetts State Lottery has been limited in its ability to modernize operations.
Tara Kitchen owner appears on 'Beat Bobby Flay' The Daily Gazette
Schenectady restaurateur Aneesa Waheed gave it her all, but came up short on the Food Network's “Beat Bobby Flay” show, which aired Thursday night. In fact ...
Deb Goldberg’s all in for online lottery Boston Herald
State Treasurer Deb Goldberg is in a high-stakes horserace to expand the state's profitable lottery online as Beacon Hill lawmakers appear ready to legalize yet ...
Mass Lottery to close downtown Springfield office, relocation planned WWLP.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The Massachusetts State Lottery is looking for a new location, with their lease on their current downtown Springfield office ...
Mega Millions Tickets Being Sold At 11,000 Per Minute Clip In Massachusetts WBUR
Massachusetts Lottery Executive Director Michael Sweeney said Mega Millions sales have been "extremely robust, to say the least, particularly over the last 10 ...
The State's Lottery Distribution System Means Some Places Are Winners And Others Losers WBUR
The Massachusetts State Lottery is a major source of local aid for cities and towns, delivering hundreds of millions of dollars annually that communities use to ...
Powerball Drawing: Time, Channel & How To Watch on TV 3/20 Heavy.com
Here are all the details you need to know about how to watch the Powerball drawing live on TV tonight, what time it airs, and what channel.
Maryland explores faster way to approve sports betting Associated Press
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers are exploring a faster way to approve sports betting this year, but it's unclear if they will be able to do it without ...
Update: Police take man into custody after shots fired call in Schenectady The Daily Gazette
SCHENECTADY - City police investigating a morning shots fired call on Emmett Street took a man into custody Thursday afternoon after going into a house.
Eight Races To Watch In Massachusetts wgbh.org
Tuesday will mark one of the most nationally-charged elections in recent Massachusetts history, with voters asked to decide local and statewide races amid ...
Massachusetts great-grandfather wins $100K in lottery using Red Sox jersey numbers AOL
Jim Aylward Jr., an 84-year-old great-grandfather, won big on Monday with a little help from the 2018 World Series champs.
Gambling States And Stakeholders Join Chorus Of Opposition To Wire Act Opinion OnlinePokerReport.com
The recent DOJ Wire Act opinion is facing an upswell of opposition from states with online gambling industries and/or lottery programs.
Massachusetts lottery locations that have sold winning Mega Millions, Powerball tickets Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BOSTON (WHDH) - Two months after a South Carolina resident purchased the winning $1.5 billion Mega Millions ticket, both the Mega Millions and Powerball ...
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 ...
Mega Millions: 2 Massachusetts lottery players waking up millionaires WWLP.com
Two tickets sold in Massachusetts for Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing have won seven-figure prizes.
The Luckiest Places to Buy Lottery Tickets in Massachusetts wokq.com
If you want to maybe increase your odds of winning the lottery in the Bay State, you may want to buy your tickets at certain locations.
Massachusetts could take a gamble on sports bets Boston Herald
A massive change could be coming to how fans interact with professional sports in Massachusetts, after a blockbuster Supreme Court ruling yesterday that lets ...
Citing flat lottery sales, Goldberg again seeks online wagering Lowell Sun
BOSTON -- Treasurer Deborah Goldberg on Wednesday renewed her call for the Legislature to allow the Massachusetts Lottery to sell its products online, telling ...
Massachusetts Lottery estimates Friday's Mega Millions jackpot at $548 million MassLive.com
Mega Millions tickets cost $2 and can be played in 44 states, Washington D.C. and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Massachusetts lottery said.
Revenues dip at Massachusetts and Connecticut casinos Hartford Courant
Gambling revenues have tumbled at Massachusetts' casinos for another month.
Gaming regulators postpone southeastern Mass. casino talks Boston Herald
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission said Thursday will reconsider southeastern Mass. casino talks once incoming chairwoman Cathy Judd-Stein starts ...
Massachusetts Lottery winners increasingly opting to stay anonymous MassLive.com
In 2010, just nine lottery winners employed a trust to remain hidden. By 2017, the number jumped to 43.
This Massachusetts nurse didn’t win the big Mega Millions jackpot. But she did get a seven-figure consolation prize. Boston.com
She may not have won Tuesday night's near-historic $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot, but a Dartmouth nurse still struck gold. Read more on Boston.com.
Massachusetts’ Wynn investigation likely to mirror Nevada’s, experts say Boston Herald
If you want to know how the Massachusetts Gaming Commission investigation into Wynn Resorts is going to end up, just look to how the Nevada version ...
A Dartmouth nurse won $1 million in last night's Mega Millions drawing The Boston Globe
The biggest ticket was sold in South Carolina, but lottery tickets worth $1 million each were sold in Bridgewater and Wilmington as part of the Mega Millions ...
State Of The States: Sports Betting In The Northeast Region USBets
Jill Dorson takes us on a state-by-state tour of the sports betting landscape in 2018. First up in this five part series is the northeast.
Mega Millions jackpot reaches all-time high of $900 million The Boston Globe
The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday's drawing has reached a record-high $900 million, making it the second-largest jackpot in US Lottery history, officials said.
Rush Street-Backed Venture Raises Stakes in Massachusetts, Splurging $430,000 Lobbying for Brockton Casino Casino.Org News
Mass Gaming and Entertainment, a vehicle lead by Neil Bluhm of Rush Street Gaming, has become the third biggest lobbyist in Massachusetts, spending ...
Massachusetts man plays same lottery numbers 9 times -- and wins Atlanta Journal Constitution
A father of two from Brockton, Massachusetts has won $900,000 in the state's Mass Cash drawing after playing the same lottery numbers nine times at nine ...
See How Much Money Your Town Or City Gives, And Gets From, The Lottery WBUR
Our map shows that the formula the state uses to distribute lottery revenues results in some cities and towns getting far more money than others relative to their ...
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.
Regulators to consider reopening bid process for southeastern Massachusetts casino Boston Herald
Gaming regulators are meeting today to discuss the next steps in deciding whether to reopen a bidding process for a southeastern Massachusetts casino.
MGM game for sport betting Boston Herald
The owners of Massachusetts' only operating casino have been one of the most active companies inking sports betting partnerships in recent months — a sign ...
$10 million lottery ticket sold in Chicopee MassLive.com
A $10 million lottery ticket was sold at Union Mart on Granby Road, in Chicopee but who the lucky winner is remains a secret. The winner opted to set up a trust ...
Massachusetts to Reconsider Online Poker and Gaming LegalUSPokerSites.com
Massachusetts Senate committee authorizes study of economic feasibility of online poker, casino games, lottery, sports betting, and horse racing and betting.
Want to win a million? Here’s a list of Massachusetts’ ‘luckiest’ lotto locations Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
BRAINTREE, MA (WHDH) - Feeling lucky? When it comes to dishing out scratch tickets worth $1 million or more, some Massachusetts lottery locations have all ...
Wynn casino decision delay angers some lawmakers Boston Herald
Frustrated North Shore lawmakers are blasting legal red tape for hijacking the $2.5 billion Encore Boston Harbor resort casino, saying any delay will stall ...
MGM-NBA Partnership Could Shape Sports Betting in Massachusetts, Connecticut Hartford Courant
With legalized sports betting on the way in states across the country, the NBA is seeking to get in on the action, reaching a partnership with MGM Resorts.
Sports betting: Massachusetts likely to go all in Boston Herald
The Supreme Court decision to overrule a nationwide ban on sports betting is likely to have significant effects on Massachusetts.Boston-based DraftKings, one ...
State Lottery shifting some operations from Springfield to Worcester MassLive.com
Eighteen people current employed at the Lottery's Springfield office will report to the Worcester office instead.
Legal sports betting will begin in RI casinos later this month The Boston Globe
LINCOLN, R.I. — It's a far cry from Vegas, the humble betting window under construction on the grandstand of the Twin River Casino's former horse- and ...