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Mohegan Sun Wins Massachusetts Casino Vote

REVERE, Mass. (AP) _ Voters in Revere have approved Mohegan Sun’s plan to build a resort casino on land owned by Suffolk Downs. Tuesday’s vote was the second casino vote in the city in just […]

02/25/2014

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Mass. Will Consider Casino Repeal Next Year

The Massachusetts Secretary of State says a count has determined that casino foes collected enough certified signatures to continue pursuing a proposed ballot question that would repeal the state’s 2011 gambling law.

12/06/2013

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Mohegan Sun Profits Plummet

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ The parent company of the Mohegan Sun casinos in Connecticut and Pennsylvania reported a two-thirds plunge in fourth-quarter profit Wednesday, citing a loss on debt exchange and higher expenses for its […]

11/20/2013

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Formal Tribal Chairman Sentenced

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The former chairman of the tribe that owns Foxwoods Resort Casino has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for embezzling more than $100,000 from the tribe. U.S. District Court […]

11/19/2013

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After August Increase, Casino Revenue Drops Again In September

The Mohegan Sun casino says the halt in declining revenue in August resumed in September.

10/15/2013

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Hard Rock Casino Proposal Turned Down in West Springfield

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ West Springfield voters have rejected a proposal to host a casino in the western part of the state. The vote Tuesday was 55 percent to 45 percent against Hard Rock […]

09/11/2013

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Casino Contract Includes Increased Wages, Improved Air Quality

By STEPHEN SINGER,  Associated Press MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) _ The smell of cigarette smoke hung heavily over the Great Cedar Hall at Foxwoods Resort Casino one recent weekday morning, as gamblers lit up freely in […]

09/02/2013

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Mohegan Sun Revises Bay State Casino Plan

PALMER, Mass. (AP) _ Mohegan Sun has upped the ante in its drive to win a Massachusetts license to operate a resort casino. The Connecticut casino has announced new features in its proposal for Palmer […]

06/09/2013

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Casino Revenue Down,Federal Aid Up

LEDYARD, Conn. (AP) _ As a gambling slump squeezes profits at the Foxwoods Resort Casino, the tribe that owns the famously successful enterprise in southeastern Connecticut has begun receiving more assistance in the form of […]

03/24/2013

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Attempted Sexual Assault Reported At Casino

State Police say a woman reported being dragged into some woods near Mohegan Sun, and attacked by a man who had previously offered to sell her drugs.

03/04/2013

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