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Lotteries Can Be Dangerous to Your Health

Lester & Charlie | Posted 11.03.2015 | Books
Lester & Charlie

The horror stories from the winners - involving mob hits, cyanide poisoning, bankruptcy, divorce - made it seem like a public service to steal the tickets from everyone buying one.

John Celock

State Lawmakers Group Has Some Upbeat News | John Celock | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO -- Contrary to the dire fiscal report released by the State Budget Crisis Task Force in July, the National Conference of State Legislatures is...

'It's Ohio's Money Now'

AP | JOHN SEEWER | Posted 07.26.2012 | Business

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The opening of casinos in Ohio this spring means the luck is running out for neighboring states that have pulled in an estimated...

U.S. States Race To Build Casinos As They Scramble For Revenue

AP | By DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 01.15.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- A Malaysian company's plan to build a $4 billion convention center and big-time casino on the outskirts of New York City could be the bigg...

Jordan Howard

State Lawmakers' Unwillingness To Raise Fuel Taxes Costing States Revenue | Jordan Howard | Posted 12.14.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- A new report by the Institute on Taxation and Economic policy, a non-profit and non-partisan research organization based in Washington, ...

John Celock

Revenues Vary State-To-State | John Celock | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics

New reports indicate that both Alabama and New York have seen revenue drops in recent years, while one state reports a jump and another reports holdin...

Recent Jobs Gains Could Be 'Turning Point' For State Budget Crises

CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 08.02.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The best hiring stretch in five years is helping governors and legislators narrow state budget gaps after two of the toughest years...