ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Double down on Donald, or bet big on Biden? Plenty of Americans would like the chance to place a bet on the presidential election, and sports books would love to take their money. But so far, it is not legal anywhere in the country. It actually was permitted for about an hour in West Virginia on Tuesday as the state gave and then quickly rescinded permission for sports books to take bets on the election. West Virginia lottery officials said they needed to study the issue further. Jay Kornegay, a Las Vegas sports book executive, says elections betting would be “gigantic” in the U.S.
By SEAN MURPHY OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The head of the Tulsa-County Health Department says President Donald Trump’s campaign rally in late June “likely contributed” to a dramatic surge in new coronavirus cases there. Tulsa […]
By COLLEEN LONG and ZEKE MILLER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has promised legal action in the coming days as he refused to concede the presidency after his loss to Democrat Joe Biden. What […]
By SARA BURNETT, TOM McCARTHY and SEAN MURPHY TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Despite the heat, the growing risk of the coronavirus and a lukewarm reception from local officials, backers of Donald Trump are already camped […]