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Foxwoods Eyes New Casino Proposal In Mass.

Foxwoods is looking to make another attempt at entering the Massachusetts casino market, this time in Fall River.

01/27/2014

The view from the observation tower overlooking Foxwoods casino area at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center

Prosecutors Seek Jail For Conn. Ex-Tribal Leader

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The former chairman of the tribe that owns Foxwoods Resort Casino is facing sentencing for embezzling more than $100,000 from the tribe. Prosecutors have asked a federal judge to sentence […]

11/19/2013

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Mashantucket Tribal Treasurer Pleads Guilty In Theft Case

The former treasurer for the tribe that owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino pleaded guilty to a theft charge Thursday, a day after resigning as a member of the Mashantucket Pequot tribal council.

10/03/2013

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Indian Casino Sees Pluses, Minuses with Keno

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A spokesman for a Connecticut Indian tribe says the share from revenue for keno that’s coming will help blunt a potential drop in casino business. The $44 billion two-year state budget […]

06/04/2013

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Report: Revenue Fell Fast in ’11 At State Casinos

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A study says Connecticut was in the top tier of states with Indian casinos generating revenue in 2011. It’s also among states with the fastest falling casino revenue. “Casino City’s Indian […]

02/27/2013

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Two Arrested After Brawl At Foxwoods

Police have charged two men from Connecticut and Massachusetts for their alleged participation in a brawl involving a mob of nearly 100 at MGM Grand at Foxwoods.

11/26/2012