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Holiday wish list - U.S. states count on extra online sales tax to boost budget

6:04am GMT

NEW YORK Illinois, the U.S. state with the lowest credit rating on Wall Street, has often been chastised for using gimmicks to balance its budget.

Team owner Leonsis open to sports betting, but focussed on wins

16 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON For Ted Leonsis, seeing his basketball and ice hockey teams win is far better than any revenue that could come from legalized sports wagering.

More U.S. states could swarm into legal sports betting next year

16 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON At least a dozen more U.S. states could legalize sports betting in the coming year, and up to eight could have operational sports books ready to take wagers before the start of the 2019 football season, industry experts said at a conference on Thursday.

More U.S. states could swarm into legal sports betting next year

15 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON, Nov 15 At least a dozen more U.S. states could legalize sports betting in the coming year, and up to eight could have operational sports books ready to take wagers before the start of the 2019 football season, industry experts said at a conference on Thursday.

Sportradar to provide U.S. sports betting data to MGM-GVC joint venture

08 Nov 2018

Swiss sports data provider Sportradar AG on Thursday said it struck a deal to be the exclusive U.S. sports betting data provider to MGM GVC Interactive LLC for certain leagues.

Sportradar to provide U.S. sports betting data to MGM-GVC joint venture

08 Nov 2018

Nov 8 Swiss sports data provider Sportradar AG on Thursday said it struck a deal to be the exclusive U.S. sports betting data provider to MGM GVC Interactive LLC for certain leagues.

Global stocks rise after U.S. vote splits power; dollar slips

07 Nov 2018

NEW YORK Most major stock markets rose on Wednesday, led by a strong rally on Wall Street, after the outcome of the U.S. midterm congressional elections drove expectations of political gridlock in Washington, boosting risk assets and weighing on the dollar. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rise after U.S. vote splits power; dollar slips

07 Nov 2018

* Interactive chart on U.S. midterms https://tmsnrt.rs/2D6XH9t (Updates prices, changes comment, byline)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb after US midterm vote but dollar takes hit

07 Nov 2018

* U.S., Europe shares gain as vote outcome meets expectations

GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks, Wall Street surge after US vote but dollar takes hit

07 Nov 2018

* U.S. and European shares gain as election outcomes in line with expectations

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