Gambling

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 13:  A croupier works at a blackjack table at The Hippodrome Casino near Leicester Square on July 13, 2012 in London, England. The new casino has five floors and 90,000 square feet of slot machines, blackjack and roulette tables.  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

State, Seminoles Headed Into Mediation Over Blackjack

The Seminole Tribe and Florida officials are headed to mediation to resolve a possible standoff over the future of black jack at most of the tribe’s Florida Casinos.

08/25/2015

(Source: CBS4)

State Deal With Seminoles Over Blackjack Just About Up

For the time being, the Seminole Tribe of Florida plans to continue to allow blackjack and other card games at their casinos even after their five year compact with the state ends.

07/27/2015

Former Major League Baseball player Pete Rose speaks at a press conference prior to managing the game for the Bridgeport Bluefish against the Lancaster Barnstormers at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on June 16, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Source: Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Hopes To Meet With Commissioner, Open To Anything

Hits king Pete Rose said he’s “open to almost anything” that Commissioner Rob Manfred might have in mind when they discuss his lifetime ban for betting on baseball.

07/09/2015

(Source: AP)

Miami Ex-Officer Gets 2 Years’ Prison For Gambling Bribes

A former Miami police officer has been sentenced to two years in prison for accepting thousands of dollars in bribes from an illegal gambling operation.

05/17/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Gambling Bill Remains A Long Shot

Despite narrow approval by a House committee Tuesday, odds remain long that lawmakers will sign off on a gambling proposal that could do away with dog racing, pave the way for Las Vegas-style casinos in South Florida and open the door for slot machines in Lee and Palm Beach counties.

04/21/2015

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

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

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

(Source: CBS4)

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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