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  • States scramble to stop illegal gambling at Internet sweepstakes cafes

    WASHINGTON Many Internet cafes that have popped up in suburban strip malls and gas stations offer something more than coffee and access to the Web and email. Known as Internet sweepstakes cafes, they sell time on computers that can have the look, sound and feel of slot and video poker machines, sometimes with cash payouts for winners.
  • Jennifer Campbell: Compulsive gambling gets short shrift in big debate

    The Spectrum Gaming Group's report was limited due to the areas requested for examination by the Florida Legislature. As such, there are aspects relating to problem and compulsive gambling that were either not addressed or were reviewed on a limited...

    Jim Waldman: Leaders risk crapping out on state gaming opportunities

      It looks like the Republican-led Legislature will miss a golden opportunity once again. Last year, they missed a $50 billion dollar infusion of federal funds to expand access to healthcare for nearly 1 million uninsured Floridians. This year, it is a...

    Happy Valentine's Day! Here's what happens to a brain in love

    For Valentine’s Day, let’s forget love’s mysteries and get down to the biological basics that fire some of our fiercest emotions. Jane Austen once wrote: “You pierce my soul. I am half agony and half hope.” Here’s...

    Maryland's largest casino bets heavily on Asian community

    Rising at the center of the sprawling casino floor at Maryland Live at Arundel Mills — a prime piece of money-making real estate, if there ever was one — aren't shiny new slot machines or table games. Instead, an Asian-themed eatery is...