Connecticut Officials Call For Probe of Interior DepartmentConnecticut officials called for an investigation of the U.S. Department of the Interior's failure to act on revenue sharing agreements between the state and two Native American tribes that are needed for the tribes to build and operate a new casino.
Tribe Won't Release Details Of Casino Patron DeathThe Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation is refusing to release a report by its police department that details an escalator fall that killed a patron at the tribe-run Foxwoods Resort Casino in October.
House Endorses East Windsor Casino, Sends Bill To GovernorConnecticut lawmakers approved most of a legislative package early Wednesday that could lead to a new tribal casino being built in East Windsor, a move that came hours after a multifaceted deal was reached that includes more off-track betting parlors in the state.
State Senate Approves Third Casino In Overnight Vote; Bill Has Yet To Face House VoteShortly after midnight, the state Senate approved a bill that would allow a third casino in Connecticut. The bill has yet to go before the state House.
Officer Charged With Punching Casino Bathroom AttendantA Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a 73-year-old casino bathroom attendant because "the water was too cold'' is seeking to avoid prison.
Tribes Unveil Artist's Rendering Of Proposed Border CasinoConnecticut's two federally recognized tribes have unveiled an artist's rendering of their proposed casino in East Windsor.
Malloy Asks AG To Weigh In On Ramifications Of 3rd CasinoConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has asked the attorney general to weigh in on the risks of pursuing legislation that allows a tribal casino in East Windsor.
State Police ID Tribal Officer Who Shot Man In Casino Garage
Officer-Involved Shooting At FoxwoodsAuthorities say an armed casino patron was shot by a tribal police officer and fell from the fourth floor of a parking garage at the Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Top Upcoming Events In Connecticut To Bring The Family This SpringSpending time together as a family is an opportunity to create lasting memories to reflect on for years to come.
New Gambling Site Breaking Ground In Southern New England"These are the people that are making the trips to Connecticut," Keith Foley, a senior vice president at Moody's Investors Service said, referring to the region's only two major resort casinos, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun.
Some Lawmakers Want More Info About Possible Third CasinoSome state lawmakers say they need to know much more about the ramifications of allowing a third casino in Connecticut before they pass any legislation approving the project.