st. Louis, MO – The U.S. Attorney's office in St. Louis has reached a settlement with London-based online gambling firm BetOnSports. The settlement ends a massive civil case filed this summer.
The agreement permanently bars the company from accepting any bets from the U.S. It also requires BetOnSports to open a toll-free telephone service to inform bettors how they can reclaim wagers pending before the suit was filed.
St. Louis, MO – The Hazelwood School District is celebrating a second major bond issue in two years.
Voters Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a $65 million bond to pay for improvements to more than 20 schools in the district. That comes two years after voters approved a $75 million bond to build four new middle schools. Those schools are scheduled to open next year.