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Lottery reports record sales after adding online, bar games

Aug. 1, 2019 11:36 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Lottery is reporting record highs in revenue and profits, after concerns that it was slumping spurred lawmakers to expand its offerings to the internet and bars. The agency said Thursday it recorded $4.5 billion in sales in the 2018-19 fiscal year, an increase of 7%....

State reaches new agreement with private lottery operator

Jun. 27, 2019 7:38 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island has reached an agreement to extend the contract of the company running its lottery systems and sports betting. Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo and legislative leaders announced the terms Thursday, but the new contract still has to be executed. In exchange for a share of...