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Foxwoods Resort Casino. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Casinos Report Slot Machine Revenue Increases

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s two Indian casinos posted increases in slot machine bets in December, a rare spike in what had been a persistent decline. Foxwoods Resort Casino, owned by the Mashantucket Pequots, still […]

01/15/2015

Thanksgving Turkey

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Joey Chestnut Devours Turkey To Win Eating Contest

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird.

11/23/2014

Foxwoods Casino (Credit, Edward Main)

Foxwoods Sees New Mall As Competition For Visitors

Foxwoods Resort Casino says the mall it’s building will ratchet up the competition for gamblers and shoppers being lured by Massachusetts.

11/07/2014

Foxwoods Casino (Credit, Edward Main)

Scott Butera Stepping Down As CEO Of Foxwoods

Foxwoods CEO Scott Butera, a key figure in the restructuring of the casino’s $2 billion debt, is stepping down at the end of next month to pursue an opportunity outside the gaming industry, the tribe that owns the casino announced Wednesday.

09/17/2014

Foxwoods Casino (Credit, Edward Main)

Foxwoods, Grandparents Group Strike Marketing Deal

Foxwoods Resort Casino has announced a marketing partnership with a senior citizens group, making a pitch for a major demographic group that gambles and shops at casinos.

08/12/2014

Foxwoods Casino (Credit, Edward Main)

3 Gamblers Suing Foxwoods

Three gamblers have filed a lawsuit against Foxwoods Resort Casino alleging the eastern Connecticut casino failed to pay them more than $1.1 million that they won in a table game in 2011 and didn’t give them back a $1.6 million deposit they put down to cover any losses.

08/11/2014

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Online Gaming Sites Boost State’s Casinos

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The two biggest tribal-owned casinos in the United States, Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun, have launched websites with online versions of casino games. Officials from the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation […]

05/31/2014

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Casino Slot Revenue Continues Tumble In April

Connecticut’s two Indian-run casinos say slot machine revenue fell in April, continuing a long-running tumble.

05/15/2014

Foxwoods Resort Casino (Photo Credit: Foxwoods)

Former Tribal Chairman Appeals Theft Conviction

A former leader of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation imprisoned for stealing from the tribe is appealing his conviction.

04/03/2014

Foxwoods Resort Casino (Photo Credit: Foxwoods)

Imprisoned Ex-Chairman Banished By Mashantuckets

A former chairman of the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino has been banished from its reservation following his conviction on federal theft charges.

03/17/2014

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