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Two Major Business Group Back Seminole Compact

Two of the Capitol’s most influential business lobbies, in a new television ad, are urging an extension of a state gambling agreement with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.

03/09/2015

(Source: AP)

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

(Photo Credit: MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)

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

(Photo Credit: MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)

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

Gaming prank (Source: CBS4)

Dangerous Gaming Prank Hits South Florida

A dangerous gaming trend has made its way to South Florida and authorities say it’s putting lives at risk.

02/23/2015

Xbox One

Twitch Live Game Broadcasting Coming To Xbox One

Xbox One will soon be Twitchier than the PlayStation 4.

CBS Miami–02/25/2014

Sony's New Game Unit, Playstation 4 Goes On Sale

PlayStation 4 Hits Store Shelves Friday

With Sony’s PlayStation 4 hitting shelves Friday, and Microsoft’s Xbox One release next week, the two gaming systems are sure to compete for holiday shoppers’ dollars in the upcoming weeks.

11/15/2013

(Source: CBS4)

State Cashing In On Seminole Gambling Money

With the expiration of a gambling deal with the Seminole Indians on the horizon, the tribe for the first time has raked in so much money that it sent an extra $4.3 million to the state.

CBS Miami–10/23/2013

Slot Machines

Giant Gambling Wish List, Seminole Compact On The Table

Slot machines, blackjack and roulette are back on the table as lawmakers prepare once again to tackle the high-stakes issue of gambling in a state that everyone agrees is already one of the industry’s biggest cash cows.

CBS Miami–09/04/2013

Hialeah Park Casino (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive Sneak-Peek Inside Hialeah Park Casino

South Florida’s Hialeah Park is betting on its new casino to bring back business to the historic racetrack, once known as “the world’s most beautiful race course.”

CBS Miami–08/06/2013

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