A powerful winter storm that swept into the Northeast Friday led to dozens of accidents and shortages at gas stations in Connecticut as residents braced for possible power outages and wind damage along the shoreline, where some are still recovering from Superstorm Sandy.
te police say a Colchester woman stole a wallet containing $1,500 from a patron sitting at a gaming table at the Mohegan Sun casino.
A senior citizens center in Derby has ended a boycott against Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Connecticut’s two casinos are seeing an influx in business in the wake of Monday’s storm, which shut down the 12 casinos in nearby Atlantic City.
Gamblers at an Atlantic City casino and two others owned by the Mohegan Indian tribe in Connecticut and Pennsylvania can now use rewards points at any of the three casinos.
Prosecutors at the trial of a tour bus driver who crashed after leaving a Connecticut casino told the jury at his trial that Ophadell Williams was too tired to drive, but drove anyway. causing the crash that killed 15. His defense lawyer said any driver could have ended up in his position, and said Williams was a hero.
Casino giant MGM Resorts International is unveiling its plans for an $800 million casino in downtown Springfield.
The parent company of the Mohegan Sun casinos in Connecticut and Pennsylvania says third-quarter profit plunged more than two-thirds as new casinos in the Northeast lured away gamblers and remaining customers reduced spending.
The Massachusetts Senate has approved a casino compact signed by Gov. Deval Patrick and the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe.
The top Massachusetts elections official wants a stronger system of monitoring the hefty sums of cash likely to be spent on influencing future local casino votes.