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Miami Gambling

Genting's New Casino Plan Is Flush With Problems

Sun Sentinel | Nick Sortal | Posted 03.14.2014 | Miami

A Hallandale Beach pari-mutuel and an international gambling giant have become partners in a new casino endeavor, but if their chances were quantified...

Genting Reveals New Plans For Former Herald Site

Miami Herald | Mary Ellen Klas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

Genting Resorts World announced Monday that it wants to stake its fortunes on a scaled-back, slots-only resort on the Miami waterfront, a suggestion t...

What You Need To Know About Gambling In Florida

Sun Sentinel | Nick Sortal | Posted 12.07.2013 | Miami

Gambling research company Spectrum Gaming Group released a 464-page report describing the condition of gambling in Florida and how 12 scenarios of leg...

Cops Reportedly Raid Bar Over Arcade Game

Posted 04.19.2013 | Miami

Miami police arrested six men and confiscated 10 "maquinitas" -- or slot machines -- in a raid Thursday, just a week after Gov. Rick Scott signed a bi...

Casino Bill Folds -- For Now -- As Vote Postponed

AP | By GARY FINEOUT | Posted 04.04.2012 | Miami

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida lawmakers are rejecting a plan to bring three major casinos to the Miami area. The proposal is most likely doomed for th...

Is Miami Ready for a Full House?

Vanessa Brito | Posted 01.31.2012 | Miami
Vanessa Brito

While Miamians have traditionally opposed gambling, Genting's bling has turned a lot of heads and eased their fears. They say "Gambling is already here," "A big casino will bring jobs."