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  • Powerball Jackpot winning ticket sold in West Virginia 04 Jun 2020 18:34 WBOY-TV HINTON, WV (WVNS) — A new millionaire is coming to small town West Virginia. The Lottery Commission announced the winning Powerball jackpot ticket was sold in Hinton. The ticket is worth $136.4 million or $108 million with the cash option. The winning …
  • Winning Powerball ticket worth $136M sold in West Virginia 04 Jun 2020 16:11 680News CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Powerball ticket worth more than $136 million has been sold in West Virginia, lottery officials said Thursday. It was the only winning ticket in the country to match all six numbers drawn Wednesday night: 1-3-26-41-64 and a Powerball …
  • President Cuomo — What Are the Odds? 15 Apr 2020 08:47 Politico Politics is the liveliest part of the news betting market, but it deserves a couple of big disclaimers. For one, political betting is illegal in the United States; the West Virginia lottery briefly became the first state to allow bets on politics last …
  • Wall Street jumps 3.4 percent 09 Apr 2020 14:54 Morning Journal News NEW YORK — Stocks shot to a 3.4% gain on Wall Street Wednesday as investors chose to focus on the optimistic side of data about the coronavirus outbreak’s trajectory. It’s the latest about-face in this brutally volatile stretch for the U.S. stock market, …
  • Political betting was legal in West Virginia — for about an hour 09 Apr 2020 07:22 New York Post They took a gamble — and it didn’t pay off. West Virginia became the only state in the country to allow betting on political races Tuesday — but it only lasted for about an hour before officials pulled the plug. The West Virginia Lottery, which runs sports …
  • Presidential Betting in West Virginia Gets Shut Down After Only a Few Hours 09 Apr 2020 01:37 TIME Europe CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For just a moment, West Virginia was the only state in the country to allow betting on the presidential election. The short-lived play by bookmaker giant FanDuel, which was approved by the state lottery board, was announced and then …
  • West Virginia became first state to offer bets on politics - then quickly retreated 08 Apr 2020 21:33 NBCNews West Virginia briefly became the first state to offer legal wagering on political races - before quickly pulling the plug, citing a little known, 150-year-old law barring such action, officials said Wednesday. The West Virginia Lottery, which runs sports …
  • West Virginia sports books shut down Trump-Biden election bets after one hour 08 Apr 2020 21:26 The Washington Times ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Double down on Donald, or bet big on Biden? Plenty of Americans would like the chance to place a bet on the upcoming presidential election (and sports books would love to take their money), but so far, it is not legal anywhere in the …
  • Presidential betting gets axed quickly in West Virginia 08 Apr 2020 21:11 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Anthony Izaguirre, Associated Press Updated 2:01 pm PDT, Wednesday, April 8, 2020 CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For just a moment, West Virginia was the only state in the country to allow betting on the presidential election. The short-lived play by bookmaker …
  • Presidential election betting allowed in West Virgina for less than an hour 08 Apr 2020 20:54 Sporting News West Virginia became the first state to take bets for the 2020 presidential election on Tuesday before urging FanDuel Sportsbook to take down its listing 15 minutes later. FanDuel obeyed the request. Gambling in general is a hot-button issue in the U.S. …
  • West Virginia is poised to become the first state to allow political gambling 08 Apr 2020 20:42 Stars and Stripes West Virginia appears poised to become the first state in the U.S. to allow gambling on politics, a move that would let people turn their Trump-versus-Biden predictions into cash. The West Virginia Lottery, which oversees betting in the state, said Tuesday …
  • Trump-Biden election off-limits for US bettors (so far) 08 Apr 2020 19:42 SF Gate - California Wayne Parry, Associated Press Updated 12:30 pm PDT, Wednesday, April 8, 2020 FILE - In this combination of file photos, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks in Collier, Pa., on March 6, 2018, and President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the …
  • Presidential betting gets axed fast in West Virginia 08 Apr 2020 19:02 WTOP CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For a moment, West Virginia looked like it was going to allow betting on the presidential… CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For a moment, West Virginia looked like it was going to allow betting on the presidential election. The short-lived …
  • WV Gov. Justice designates Marion County a ‘hotspot’ during Wednesday COVID-19 briefing 08 Apr 2020 18:11 WBOY-TV Posted: Apr 8, 2020 / 12:48 PM EDT / Updated: Apr 8, 2020 / 02:05 PM EDT CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Governor Jim Justice held his daily, virtual briefing again Wednesday afternoon. Gov. Justice announced that Marion County has also …
  • West Virginia becomes first U.S. state to offer election betting, but the odds were removed after just 15 minutes 08 Apr 2020 17:08 MarketWatch On Tuesday, West Virginia became the first state to offer legal betting on the next U.S. presidential election. But, it was short-lived as the odds were taken down after about 15 minutes. FanDuel, the sportsbook that posted the odds, was under the …

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