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NEW YORK (AP) — Daily fantasy sports operator FanDuel said Wednesday it will permanently ban all employees from playing any daily fantasy sports for money and begin an internal probe following reports a DraftKings employee may have had access to unfairly valuable data before winning $350,000 in a FanDuel contest.
The US Coast Guard said Wednesday it has located more debris from the missing El Faro cargo ship, including a life jacket, as hopes of finding survivors dimmed. The vessel with 33 people aboard was last heard from on Thursday and is believed to have sunk in the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin. An intense air-and-sea search is ongoing and so far the Coast Guard has scoured an area of more than 172,000 square nautical miles, to no avail.