Gambling

Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the Minnesota Twins at Roger Dean Stadium on March 22, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Cosart: ‘I Never Have, Never Will Bet On Baseball’

Miami Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart isn’t getting the kind of attention he’d like as Spring Training comes to a close.

04/01/2015

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House, Senate On Different Gambling Tracks

House and Senate leaders are taking divergent approaches to the perennially thorny issue of gambling, with the House vetting a soup-to-nuts gaming measure Thursday even as the Senate pursues negotiations with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.

03/26/2015

Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins warms up before the game against the Minnesota Twins at Roger Dean Stadium on March 22, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida. (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Cosart Says MLB Reviewing His Twitter Account

The last 24 hours have certainly been a whirlwind for Miami Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart, with the reasons having nothing to do with Spring Training or his work on the field.

03/26/2015

Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the second inning during game one of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Source: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Marlins Pitcher Jarred Cosart Facing MLB Investigation Regarding Gambling Tweets

With a new baseball season just days away from beginning, a Miami Marlins pitcher finds himself dealing with what could be a very serious controversy.

03/25/2015

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House Panel To Take Up Gambling Next Week

A Florida House panel is set to take up some major issues in Florida’s gambling industry next week.

03/21/2015

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A Look At The 5 Biggest Issues For The Florida Legislature

Florida’s GOP-controlled Legislature kicks off its annual session Tuesday, one that could be consumed by plenty of high-profile issues — but lacking the intensity that comes during an election year session.

CBS Miami–03/03/2015

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Lawmaker Renews Push To Bring Mega Casinos To Florida

A state lawmaker is taking a big gamble on a new bill that would bring two resort casinos to South Florida.

03/02/2015

A cannabis plant is seen in a house of Montevideo on April 25, 2014.    (Photo credit PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Thunderdome’ Captain’s Session: Pot, Beer And Pizza

Pension reform. Gambling. Pot. Alcohol wars.

02/26/2015

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Gambling Deal ‘Enormous, Gargantuan Lift’ This Session

A high-stakes deal with the Seminole Tribe set to expire this summer has lawmakers, pari-mutuel operators and out-of-state casinos wrangling over who gets what as the Legislature is once again poised to consider thorny gambling issues during the session that begins Tuesday.

02/25/2015

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Top Rainy Day Remedies

Rain showers and thunderstorms might put a damper on your beach plans, but that doesn’t mean your weekend has to be a wash out. Even though, as Floridians, we rely on good weather for good times, there are plenty of fun indoor activities that can keep you entertained all weekend long. Kiss the bad weather blahs goodbye with some of these rainy day remedies.

CBS4–09/10/2014

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