State Blocks Genting-Gulfstream Deal For Now State regulators have denied a request to move a non-profit, pari-mutuel permit associated with Gulfstream Park racetrack to a downtown Miami location, which effectively blocks a deal with gambling giant Genting to start a stand-alone casino.
Critics Question Genting, Gulfstream DealGambling giant Genting, Gulfstream Park and the horse industry plan to bring slot-machines to Biscayne Bay, but the entities still have challenges ahead before the gaming can begin.
Genting, Gulfstream, Horse Industry Strike Gambling DealGambling operator Resorts World Omni has struck a deal with Gulfstream Park in the hope of getting slot machines rolling at a downtown Miami property.
Backers Of Broward Casino Look To Score A new proposal pitched to the Senate Gaming Committee Monday may make the Florida Panthers the first major-league sports team linked with a casino.
South Florida's Gambling Future Is On The Table If the state leaders approve changes to the gambling laws, nearly every Floridian could soon be within a two-hour drive of a casino that contains slot machines.
Bimini SuperFast Makes Inaugural VoyageThe inaugural voyage of the Resorts World Bimini SuperFast ship that will travel between Miami and the Bahamian island of Bimini came with yet another major announcement of progress.
Genting's Bimini Casino Ship Cleared For SailingThe newest casino vessel that calls PortMiami home has received a green light from the U.S. Coast Guard after several weeks of delays.
Herald: New SuperFast Gambling Boat Failed Required InspectionThe new high speed ship, which boasts the service of taking gamblers to the Bahamian island of Bimini and back in one day, has already hit rough waters.
Genting's Bimini Casino Ship To Be Christened FridayThe newest casino vessel that calls PortMiami home is scheduled to be christened Friday morning.
Genting Ship To Sail Gamblers To BiminiThere's a new addition to the fleet of vessels that call Port Miami home. The Bimini SuperFast is currently docked at Terminal F until it's new home on the other side of the port is ready later this year.
Malaysian Casino Operator In 'Wait & See' Mode On Gambling In Florida Genting Americas, the Malaysian casino giant that was at the forefront of a failed push to expand gambling in Florida last year, is proceeding with plans to eventually demolish the historic Miami Herald building on the bank of Biscayne Bay.
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.
DeFede: Why Genting's Casino Pitch FailedAfter spending half a billion dollars on South Florida real estate, as well as hiring an army of lobbyists, why did the Malaysian gambling giant Genting fail in their bid to get casino gambling approved in the Legislature this year?
Destination Casino Bill Killed Until Next YearThe destination casinos bill making its way through the Florida House died Friday after the House Business & Consumer Affairs Committee that was hearing the bill continued it until the next legislative session in 2013.
Anti-Casino Group Study: Mega Casinos Will Cause Crime SpikeIf craps tables and roulette wheels come to South Florida crime will spin out of control. That was the claims of casino opponents who released a scientific study Wednesday, showing that casinos will boost burglary, car theft, robbery, rape, prostitution and political payoffs.