Slot Machines

Casino Gambling

State House Set To Discuss Gambling Expansion

While gambling revenues are on the way down, the number of locations where you can place a bet may be on the way up.

WBBM Newsradio–01/06/2011

Gamblers play the slots. (CBS)

Lawmakers Consider Slot Machines At Airports

Is a touch of Vegas coming to Chicago?

CBS 2–01/05/2011

Arlington Park

Debate Rages On Slot Machines At Racetrack

Opponents and supporters of slot machines at Arlington Park squared off at a public meeting Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2010

Arlington Park

Debate Coming On Slots At Racetracks

State lawmakers will take up debate in the new year over whether to expand gambling.

WBBM Newsradio–12/29/2010

Photo Of Gamblers Playing The Slots. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

State Lawmakers To Weigh Gambling Expansion

Outgoing Illinois lawmakers are heading back to Springfield for their two-week lame duck session, and they hope to decide whether casinos will be coming to Chicago and several suburbs.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010

Arlington Park

Slot Machines Coming To Arlington Racetrack?

The community will soon get to weigh in on a plan to install slot machines at the racetrack in Arlington Heights.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2010