$800 Million Casino Proposal For Springfield

Casino giant MGM Resorts International is unveiling its plans for an $800 million casino in downtown Springfield.


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Profits Down At Mohegan Sun Parent

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.


File photo of a blackjack game. (Robert Laberge/Getty Images Sport)

Bay State Senate Approves Casino Compact Signed By Governor, Wampanoag Tribe

The Massachusetts Senate has approved a casino compact signed by Gov. Deval Patrick and the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe.


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Massachusetts Secretary Of State Wants Tighter Monitoring Of Casino Vote Spending

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.


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Suspect’s Alibi: I Was Sleepwalking

A man accused of attempting to rob a woman at knifepoint in an elevator at the Mohegan Sun casino says he was sleepwalking at the time.


File photo of a blackjack game. (Robert Laberge/Getty Images Sport)

Tribal Police Chief Calls it Quits

The tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut is moving to give its own police department a larger role inside the Western Hemisphere’s largest casino.


Father Charged With Leaving Infant Son Alone In Car Seven Hours At Casino

State Police have arrested a Waterbury man accused of leaving his infant son alone in a car for seven hours as he was inside the Mohegan Sun Casino.


NTSB Questions How Much Sleep Driver In Fatal Bus Accident Had Gotten

Evidence gathered by federal investigators indicates the bus driver returning from a Connecticut casino may not have had the sleep he claimed in the days prior to the accident last year.


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Kraft, Wynn Suspend Foxborough Casino Effort

Plans to bring a $1 billion resort-style casino to the New England Patriots’ hometown have been suspended, Las Vegas casino developer Steve Wynn and the team’s owner announced Tuesday, a day after two opponents of the project were elected to the town board.


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Kraft, Wynn Suspend Foxborough Casino Efforts

Efforts to bring a $1 billion resort-style casino proposed by Las Vegas casino operator Steve Wynn to the New England Patriots’ hometown have been suspended.





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