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South Florida casinos catch jackpot fever

South Florida casinos catch jackpot fever

They’re not the Powerball lottery, which awarded a Massachusetts woman $758.7 million last week — leading her to quit her job and get police protection — but jackpots at local casinos are making winners’ wallets fatter.

At Magic City Casino (450 NW 37th Ave., Miami, 305-649-3000, MagicCityCasino.com), a slots player won $80,772.50 at Diamond Lotto on Aug. 24, spokeswoman Sandra Rodriguez says. The winner was playing four cards with a $10 bet on each.

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