Bettors run up score in Delaware Sports Lottery

  DOVER — Playing favorites and giving the points, bettors cashed in nicely this football season. The Delaware Sports Lottery did relatively well, too, and profited by $3.2 million before today’s Super Bowl. Bettors will rake in another $900,000 if the Patriots cover the pointspread, $500,000 if the underdog Falcons earn their first Lombardi Trophy. […]

DOJ reminder: Fantasy sports betting illegal in Delaware

DOVER — The Delaware Department of Justice notified DraftKings Inc., FanDuel Inc. and Yahoo! Inc. that their respective online fantasy sports activities are not permitted under Delaware law. The companies also have been asked to add Delaware to their respective online lists of states in which players are not legally permitted to win monetary prizes, […]

No luck for Delaware casinos

DOVER — For the second year in a row, relief has not been in the cards for Delaware’s three casinos. Although this legislative session does not end until Thursday, there will be no measures from the General Assembly to provide financial assistance to the casinos. “We’re disappointed. Our problems are not going away,” said Dover […]

Five Millsboro American Legion post members face theft charges

MILLSBORO — Five arrests were made after investigation into the alleged embezzlement of $641,100 from a Sussex County American Legion post, authorities said Friday. The Delaware Division of Gaming Enforcement said investigation found that six American Legion Post 28 past or present officers allegedly stole funds from the organization between July 31, 2012, and Jan. […]