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Sports betting starts in Arizona in time for NFL season

Sep. 09, 2021 22:18 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s first sports betting operations officially opened for business Thursday in time for the start of the NFL season, with live wagers taken on college and professional sports online and at two retail locations in Phoenix. Taking in-person bets in...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Aug. 31, 2021 12:04 PM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 3. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 6....

Fantasy sports contests go live in Arizona on Saturday

Aug. 27, 2021 22:29 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Fantasy sports fans can legally bet on the contests starting Saturday in Arizona, a state that was among one of the last holdouts to allow wagers and the collection of winnings on the popular online pastime. Legislation that Gov. Doug Ducey signed earlier...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Aug. 24, 2021 12:10 PM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. True Skate, True Axis 5. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 6. Geometry...

Pennsylvania smashes record for gambling revenue in a year

Jul. 19, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania smashed its record for gambling revenue, state regulators said Monday, reporting nearly $3.9 billion in the last fiscal year as every category of wagering showed growth in one of the nation's largest casino and gambling states. The...

Louisiana's first fantasy sports betting license approved

Jul. 15, 2021 16:12 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana gambling regulators Thursday backed the state's first license for fantasy sports betting, paving the way for DraftKings to launch its operations in the 47 parishes where voters authorized the gaming activity nearly three years ago. ...

Provisional state licenses OK'd for fantasy sports operators

Jul. 01, 2021 18:24 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The state Department of Consumer Protection on Thursday issued short-term provisional licenses to operators of fantasy sports contests, an industry that first voiced concern back in May that Connecticut's new licensing system wouldn't be ready for the upcoming NFL...