Two local U.S. senators introduced a bill on Sunday that would end a federal ban in states where medical marijuana has been made legal.
U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants the federal government to ban new designer drugs known as bath salts that are legal in many states even though they pack as much punch as cocaine or methamphetamines.
The Internet gambling would be run by Atlantic City casinos and would include all games, including poker, that can be played at casinos.
Measures to expand off-track betting options and create exchange wagering on horse racing are up for votes. So too is a measure that would push legalized sports betting one step closer to reality.