Gambling Plans Melt Down In Florida SenateA proposal that would have ratified a $3 billion gambling deal between the state and the Seminole Tribe folded Tuesday in the Senate, indicating the bill is doomed for the legislative session that ends next week.
Two Major Business Group Back Seminole CompactTwo 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.
A Look At The 5 Biggest Issues For The Florida LegislatureFlorida'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.
Lawmaker Renews Push To Bring Mega Casinos To FloridaA state lawmaker is taking a big gamble on a new bill that would bring two resort casinos to South Florida.
Gambling Deal 'Enormous, Gargantuan Lift' This SessionA 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.
Dangerous Gaming Prank Hits South FloridaA dangerous gaming trend has made its way to South Florida and authorities say it's putting lives at risk.
Twitch Live Game Broadcasting Coming To Xbox One Xbox One will soon be Twitchier than the PlayStation 4.
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.
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.
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.
Exclusive Sneak-Peek Inside Hialeah Park CasinoSouth 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.”
Sony Takes Aim At Microsoft With PlayStation 4 Sony broke out the heavy ammunition Monday against Microsoft, announcing its forthcoming PlayStation 4 will cost $399 — $100 less than the competing Xbox One.
Mayor Looks On As County Begins Destroying Internet Cafe MachinesAt a solid waste center in Miami Thursday heavy equipment went about the business of destroying illegal equipment - electronic gambling machines, or, as they're known in South Florida, maquinitas.
Genting Group Withdraws Push For Gambling Initiative On BallotIn a surprising move, Casino giant Genting is backing off its efforts to get statewide gambling legalization initiative on the ballot to focus on offering support to legislators as they effort tomake a broad examination of gaming in the state.
Powerball Jackpot Hits Half Billion; Florida Leads SalesDoesn't it make you proud? As a Floridian, Florida Lottery officials say you stand the best chance of anyone in the nation to win Wednesday's record drawing. But don't start counting that money yet.