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Super Bowl betting brings big business to sports books

Revenue reports began trickling in Monday evening, including the $54.2 million wagered by gamblers in New Jersey, the state whose U.S. Supreme Court victory in 2018 cleared the way for the expansion of legal sports betting to many parts of the country. That total surpassed the $34.8 million New Jersey gamblers bet on the Super Bowl last year.

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China’s virus outbreak weighs on global business

Global business is catching a chill from China's virus outbreak. Mink breeders in Denmark called off a fur auction because Chinese buyers can’t attend due to travel curbs imposed to contain the disease. Airlines have canceled 25,000 flights to and within China after ticket sales collapsed, according to travel data provider OAG. General Motors Co. and other automakers are telling employees to limit travel to China, their biggest market.

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Mowery promotes Peyton, Zimmerman, and Barrick

Silver Spring Township-based Mowery named Kelli Peyton senior project manager. She has a degree from Penn State. Ashley Zimmerman was named director of business development. She has a degree from York College of Pennsylvania.  Chris Barrick was named safety coordinator. He was health and safety manager with a large corporation

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