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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP/KDKA) — Pennsylvania is approving sports betting at three more casinos as it gets closer to becoming the sixth state with sports betting.

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Regulators on Wednesday awarded sports betting licenses to SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia, Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino in Chester and Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh.

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The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board earlier this month awarded licenses to Hollywood Casino near Hershey and suburban Philadelphia’s Parx Casino, which also received approval for an off-track betting parlor it owns in Philadelphia.

Sports betting could start as early as November if a casino meets other requirements, such as training personnel and passing equipment tests. Owners of Pennsylvania’s 12 casinos can pay a $10 million fee to operate sports betting.

The Rivers Casino hopes to have a temporary sports betting parlor open Dec. 1. A permanent sports betting lounge is expected to be complete by spring of 2019.

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Sports will include baseball, football, hockey, basketball and international sports betting.

The U.S. Supreme Court in May cleared the way for states to legalize sports betting.

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