Online Lottery News
Alabama eyes expanded gambling
Two bills to be introduced this week in the Alabama Legislature could see the eventual approval of a statewide lottery.
Lottery ticket win rigged allegedly
Iowa Lottery employee alleged to have rigged numbers using a self-deleting computer program to stand trial.
Deal Me In: Using this lotto write-off ruse is ill advised
Mark Pilarski advises players never to buy losing scratch tickets on eBay to try to offset gambling wins on their taxes.
Portuguese State Lottery record instant game sales up 18% in 2014
Portuguese State Lottery reports record instant game sales in 2014, a year-over-year increase of 18 percent.
Scientific Games to provide 5,000 video lottery terminals to Greece
Las Vegas-based Scientific Games Corp. said Tuesday it signed a deal with the company that manages the lottery in Greece and will provide 5,000 slot machinelike video lottery terminals to the country’s gaming market.
Quebec to block unlicensed gambling sites
Quebec will introduce provincial legislation that will force ISPs to block unlicensed online gambling sites.
Scientific Games named one of Georgia's Top 40 Most Innovative Technology Companies
Scientific Games, along with all of the companies selected for the "Top 40," will be showcased at the 2015 Georgia Technology Summit on March 25 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta.
1Click Games launches SXM Lottery
1Click Games is proud to announce the successful launch of SXM Lottery. Originally North American land-based casino giant now is also available online.
Bally transaction plays a part in Scientific Games net loss
Scientific Games CEO Gavin Isaacs said Wednesday it will take a few more quarters to get a better handle on the operation, which purchased slot machine giant Bally Technologies last year.
Inside Gaming: IGT name among valued assets being acquired by GTECH
At last week’s Nevada gaming regulatory hearing, GTECH Chairman Lorenzo Pellicioli revealed the merged company will be known as IGT when the buyout closes in April.
Nevada regulators approve GTECH buyout of IGT
The combined companies will be branded as IGT, and the holding company will be named International Game Technology PLC.
GTECH obtains financing to complete IGT acquisition
The transaction, expected to close in the spring, is valued at $6.4 billion.
Inside Gaming: With its latest deals, Scientific Games is the new IGT - minus the baggage
The company will consolidate its substantial U.S. manufacturing operations in Las Vegas by the end of this summer.
Powerball Jackpot leaps to $380 Million, highest jackpot in a year
Powerball jackpot has reached $380 million which marks the sixth largest Powerball jackpot in U.S. history.
Cherry stops investment in Klubblo
Cherry has decided to phase out its involvement in the Swedish sports lottery Klubblo, as the conditions for conducting the business have changed.
Gaming Insider: Analysts split on impact of mergers among gaming manufacturers
The next 18 months won't contain the fireworks associated with five multibillion-dollar corporate mergers, but the time period could foretell the manufacturing industry's future.
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Lottery worker arrested
Lottery worker who tried to claim $14m jackpot faces two fraud charges.
Happy days for retired principal who scoops $326 million lottery win
Retired school principal has scooped $326 million Mega Millions jackpot.
Giant 'El Gordo' lottery grips Spain
Spain's well known "El Gordo" lottery has been drawn.
Barona Resort & Casino's TGI Thursdays lottery grows to $140,000 on December 18
Barona Resort & Casino's TGI Thursdays Lottery will reach its highest point ever on December 18.
10 Arizona lottery players are off to Las Vegas
The Arizona Lottery has selected 10 lucky players who will travel to Las Vegas next month.
Manitoba gambling revenue off target
Manitoba's gambling revenue of last year came in 20 percent below expected targets.
Scientific Games receives three-year contract extension with Delaware Lottery for instant games and cooperative services program
Scientific Games Corporation has signed a full extension of its contract with the Delaware Lottery.
Klubblo launches in Sweden
The Swedish Gaming Board has given the Swedish Sports Alliance a license to start Klubblo – a new digital lottery platform on mobile and PCs designed to boost funding for Swedish sport. Klubblo is open to all sports federations and associations within the Alliance for Sport.