Lottery News News about National Lotteries are featured in this Online Casino Advisory RSS feed. Gaming Union Finds Reasons to Oppose Ontario Online Casinos Despite estimates that online casinos can solve a plethora of budgetary problems for Ontario without harming residents, a union invested in land gaming is speaking out against the lottery's Internet gambling plan. Wed, 11 Aug 2010 23:38:54 GMT Tom Weston 2010-08-11T23:38:54Z New Hampshire Postpones Internet Casino Opening Lottery officials in New Hampshire are postponing the debut of the state's online casino for a month, to give time to educate lawmakers on the system. Tue, 29 Jun 2010 21:04:27 GMT Ed Bradley 2010-06-29T21:04:27Z New Hampshire to Operate Online Casino Gambling The state lottery in New Hampshire is opening an online casino, at which gambling patrons can redeem tickets purchased at lottery outlets for value at online gambling games. Fri, 25 Jun 2010 05:24:32 GMT Ed Bradley 2010-06-25T05:24:32Z Microgaming Internet Casino Games May Come to Canadian Lotteries A new marketing agreement between Microgaming and Betware could result in Canadian residents receiving easy and regulated access to Microgaming's slate of online casino games. Thu, 20 May 2010 00:44:43 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2010-05-20T00:44:43Z Canadian Online Gambling Network Going Nationwide Canada's provincial lotteries are joining together to create a national online gambling site, offering Internet casino players a safe and regulated series of sites. Mon, 17 May 2010 00:40:10 GMT Ed Bradley 2010-05-17T00:40:10Z Online Casinos Considered by Manitoba Manitoba authorities announced that the province may be the latest Canadian government to set up lottery sites featuring online casino games. Sat, 24 Apr 2010 16:24:45 GMT Matt Miller 2010-04-24T16:24:45Z Ontario Official Says Province Should Join Online Casino Wave The new head of the Ontario lottery wants to consider online casino games to protect and increase revenue. Tue, 23 Feb 2010 02:30:59 GMT K.C. Carmichael 2010-02-23T02:30:59Z Thailand's Online Lottery Gambling Under Political Attack Online gambling was brought to the Thailand Lottery to abate illegal gambling, but the nation's prime minister says the fear of unproved social ills forces the end of the system. Mon, 04 Jan 2010 01:14:20 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2010-01-04T01:14:20Z Greek Online Casino Operator Prepares for US Market Greek online gambling giant Intralot is increasing US exposure by buying US gaming interests and operating lotteries. Thu, 31 Dec 2009 01:14:49 GMT Virginia Maddox 2009-12-31T01:14:49Z Most Confused Gambling State Benefits from Powerball Lottery Win A Powerball payday will bring millions in lottery tax to Kentucky, even as the state fights to deny gambling rights on the Internet and elsewhere to residents. Sun, 27 Dec 2009 22:33:28 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2009-12-27T22:33:28Z Virginia Lottery Director Prepares for Online Gambling Games The head of the Virginia Lottery says US online gambling is inevitable, and she hopes Virginia is prepared to be at the forefront of using Internet games. Fri, 18 Dec 2009 01:05:50 GMT A.J. Maldonado 2009-12-18T01:05:50Z Lack of State Grab Leaves Canadian Gambling Jackpots Bigger Gambling and lottery winnings in Canada are in practice larger than equal rewards in the US, as Canada recognizes that a tax on profits means money won has already been taxed once. Sun, 15 Nov 2009 00:55:53 GMT Virginia Maddox 2009-11-15T00:55:53Z US Lotteries Expand Monster Gambling Jackpot Games Powerball and Mega Millions, the two biggest lottery jackpot games in the US, have reached agreement to sell each others' tickets inside what had been exclusive state divisions. Fri, 16 Oct 2009 04:48:21 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-10-16T04:48:21Z Russian Gambling Ban Causes Online Casino Boom Online casinos and instant lotteries are the rage in Russia, the result of the government's ban on land casinos and slot machines. Tue, 13 Oct 2009 03:12:59 GMT Matt Miller 2009-10-13T03:12:59Z New Hampshire Double-Dips with Lottery Gambling Tax New Hampshire has decided its large cut of lottery sales isn't enough, and now taxes gambling winnings an additional ten percent. Sun, 27 Sep 2009 14:19:38 GMT Ed Bradley 2009-09-27T14:19:38Z California Lottery Gambling on Warner Brothers Recording Acts Warner Brothers music acts are the latest to lend their names and images to lottery gambling, as the California Lottery releases new scratch-offs. Mon, 21 Sep 2009 05:45:09 GMT Virginia Maddox 2009-09-21T05:45:09Z Lottery Gambling May Fund College for All Michigan Students Free instate college may become available to all Michigan high school graduates if a state legislator's plan to use gambling and lotteries to fund higher education passes. Tue, 15 Sep 2009 05:41:48 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-09-15T05:41:48Z UK Regulators Ban Lottery Ad for Excessive Gambling Promotion The Advertising Standards Authority of the UK said an ad for online lottery gambling encouraged excessive play, and thus is banned. Wed, 09 Sep 2009 20:46:25 GMT Matt Miller 2009-09-09T20:46:25Z US Lotteries Reaching Huge Jackpots The Mega Millions lottery has people gambling on a $333 million jackpot, just days after Powerball paid out $260 million. Sat, 29 Aug 2009 01:12:15 GMT Matt Miller 2009-08-29T01:12:15Z Online Gambling Limits Pushed Up by British Columbian Government Officials at the British Columbia lottery are raising the maximum weekly betting total accepted at their online gambling website. Thu, 20 Aug 2009 19:56:53 GMT Preston Lewis 2009-08-20T19:56:53Z