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Hilary Russ

U.S. Justice Dept broadens restrictions on internet gambling

Jan 15 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department will effectively prohibit online gambling and lottery businesses, experts said on Tuesday, after it decided to broaden its interpretation of rules governing interstate sports gambling to other forms of betting.

Super Bowl broadcast will have no sports betting chatter -CBS

Jan 10 2019

NEW YORK, Jan 10 The Super Bowl may be the biggest sports wagering event in the United States each year, but announcers will not be talking about betting during the broadcast of the big game next month, CBS said on Thursday.

Federal bill would regulate U.S. sports betting

Dec 19 2018

NEW YORK The nascent U.S. legal sports betting market would be subject to federal oversight under a bill introduced in Congress on Wednesday, one that will surely face opposition from the casino industry and some states.

NBA and Paddy Power's FanDuel to partner on U.S. sports betting

Dec 18 2018

NEW YORK The National Basketball Association and fantasy sports provider FanDuel Group, a unit of Paddy Power Betfair Plc , said on Tuesday they are expanding their existing partnership to include U.S. sports betting.

NJ Transit to decide on Bombardier order worth up to $3.6 billion

Dec 11 2018

MONTREAL/NEW YORK New Jersey Transit's board will decide on Wednesday whether to award the first part of an order for up to 999 cars worth as much as $3.6 billion to Canada-based Bombardier Inc , a copy of the agency's Dec. 12 agenda shows.

Global shares mixed as trade worries loom; oil surges

Dec 07 2018

NEW YORK Concerns over China-U.S. trade tensions gave European shares their worst week of losses in two months and sank U.S. stocks on Friday, overshadowing the lift from higher oil prices and jobs data. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global shares mixed as trade worries loom; oil surges

Dec 07 2018

* European shares rise, but not enough to offset trade worries

Corporate tax breaks cost U.S. schools billions of lost revenue: report

Dec 04 2018

Corporate tax subsidies, in the spotlight again after Amazon.com Inc's secretive quest to find a site for its second headquarters, are costing American public schools big money, according to a report issued on Tuesday.

Corporate tax breaks cost U.S. schools billions of lost revenue -report

Dec 04 2018

Dec 4 Corporate tax subsidies, in the spotlight again after Amazon.com Inc's secretive quest to find a site for its second headquarters, are costing American public schools big money, a report will say on Tuesday.

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