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Plea Deal Possible In Tribe Theft Case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The treasurer of the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino is exploring the possibility of a plea agreement as he faces trial on charges that he stole more than $700,000 […]

09/03/2013

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Slot Revenue Down At Casinos

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Slot-machine revenue plunged again last month at Connecticut’s two tribal-owned casinos, according to figures released Wednesday. Foxwoods Resort Casino kept $48.7 million in July, down 4.6 percent from its take in […]

08/14/2013

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Closing Arguments Planned in Tribal Theft Trial

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A federal jury will hear closing arguments before beginning deliberations in the trial of a former chairman of the tribe that owns Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino. Michael Thomas is accused […]

07/24/2013

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Top Weekend Getaways In The Connecticut Area

When it comes to summertime weekend getaways, the options are as varied as Connecticut’s many landscapes and waterfronts.

07/13/2013

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Conn. Casino Cocktail Waitresses Fight Shoe Rules

Negotiations for a union contract at the country’s largest casino are hitting a snag over footwear requirements for cocktail waitresses.

06/09/2013

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Top Late-Night Activities Beyond Bars In Connecticut

For a change, or for those not inclined towards bars, there are a handful of other options that are as, if not more interesting, exciting and fulfilling.

05/30/2013

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Casino Planning Online Gambling

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) _ The Mashantucket Pequot Tribe, owner of Foxwoods Resort Casino in eastern Connecticut, says it will partner with a provider of an Internet gambling provider to begin offering online games this year. […]

04/23/2013

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Slot Revenues Show Massive Dip

The state’s two major casinos saw their worst February slot revenue in history last month with a dip of 20.5 percent compared to this time last year. Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort Casino report the […]

03/15/2013

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Top Ways To Party Like A Movie Star In Connecticut

Nothing screams glamour, luxury, adventure and decadence like Hollywood. Always a beacon across the world, Hollywood particularly comes into its own every year on the night of the Academy Awards.

02/21/2013

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Former Pequot Chairman Recognized By Tribe

A former chairman of the Mashantucket Pequots who launched their gambling empire has been honored by his tribe.

02/10/2013

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