Now that Arkansas has become the 43rd state to have a lottery, the new commission to oversee the initiative has chosen its chairman.
Lottery players in Kansas will be the first to get a play a new kind of game which combines instant tickets and electronic games.
Key MA political leaders say they've come to an agreement on a gambling bill to be debated.
NH Lottery officials say their new instant game, Boston Red Sox, is setting sales records for five dollar tickets.
Author Matthew Sweeney explores America's love affair with lotteries in "The Lottery Wars."
There could be a new state getting in on Powerball, meaning even larger jackpots in the future.
In the three years since North Carolina has started its lottery, a majority of residents have gotten into the game.
Arkansas will become the 43 state in the US to establish a lottery, and the first to use its proceeds for college scholarships.
Officials in the Commonwealth predict lottery revenue shortfalls.
Selected stores helped ring in the 45th anniversary of the NH Lottery.
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