Bill To Regulate Daily Fantasy Sites Introduced in Springfield
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
A new bill would define daily fantasy sports sites as separate from gambling, while subjecting the games to casino-like regulations.
Daily fantasy sites like FanDuel and DraftKings, where customers pick fantasy teams of real-life players and win money based on ho…
Could Delivery Drones Become As Common As Mail Trucks?
If you're Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the answer to that question is, "yes!"
Bezos says the technology is ready for drone delivery of Amazon products, but it's the regulatory side that's lagging behind. He tells the Telegraph that Prime Air is being worked on in a num…
Compromise Ride-Sharing Bill Heads To Governor's Desk
Dave Dahl -- Illinois Radio Network
Among the bills the legislature sent to the governor on the next-to-last day of the fall veto session: a compromise with for-profit ride-sharing companies. A bill awaiting the governor's action regulates drivers of such services as Uber and Lyft …
Kirk: Regulations Could Harm Community Colleges [AUDIO]
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
Regulations aimed at for-profit colleges could end hurting community colleges, U.S. Sen. Mark S. Kirk (R-Ill.) says.
The U.S. Department of Education is considering “gainful employment” regulations that would take away federal aid from…
Unusual Airline Regulations
I really used to love air travel. As a kid, I thrilled to the powering up of the engines, followed by massive acceleration leading to take off. I didn't even mind the turbulence, finding it to be more like an amusement park ride than something to be worried about...