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New England's only thoroughbred horse racing track says it will close by the end of the year because Mohegan Sun did not win a Massachusetts casino license. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Suffolk Downs Notifies Workers It Will Close

New England’s only thoroughbred horse racing track says it will close by the end of the year because Mohegan Sun did not win a Massachusetts casino license.

09/17/2014

Foxwoods Casino (Credit, Edward Main)

Foxwoods Reviews Options For Dealing With Billion-Dollar Debt

The tribe that runs the country’s largest resort casino is showing new signs of strain under the weight of its billion-dollar debt, saying it has had to review its options with senior lenders as a slump continues to batter the Foxwoods Resort Casino.

08/23/2014

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

3 Gamblers Suing Foxwoods For $3 Million

Three gamblers have filed a lawsuit against Foxwoods Resort Casino alleging the eastern Connecticut establishment failed to pay them more than $1.1 million they say 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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Boston Reaches $300 Million Deal With Mohegan

Mayor Martin Walsh and Mohegan Sun announced a deal Thursday that would provide the city with at least $300 million in investments over 15 years if the casino company wins a state gambling license. The American Indian tribe-owned company proposes a $1.3 billion resort casino at the Suffolk Downs horse racing track in the neighboring city of Revere.

07/11/2014

Keno (Jean-Loup Gautreau/AFP/Getty Images)

Keno Opponents Pleased With Malloy’s Latest Stance

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _Opponents of expanding gambling in Connecticut said Thursday they were happy to see Gov. Dannel P. Malloy indicate a willingness to reverse course on a plan to introduce keno, a bingo-style game […]

02/13/2014

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Foxwoods, Fall River Announce Three-Quarter Billion Dollar Resort Casino Plan

Fall River’s mayor and Connecticut-based Foxwoods have unveiled a plan to build a $750 million resort casino in Fall River, saying it would bring thousands of jobs and become a tourist destination in the region.

01/28/2014

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Mohegan Sun Reaches Labor Agreements In Revere Casino Effort

Mohegan Sun has reached agreements with two labor groups to hire union carpenters and tradesmen should it win approval to build a casino in Revere.

01/06/2014

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Recount Confirms Defeat Of Mohegan Sun Mass. Casino Proposal

A recount on Tuesday confirmed the defeat of Mohegan Sun’s bid for a resort casino in the town of Palmer, officially leaving MGM Resorts International as the only remaining applicant for the single western Massachusetts resort casino license.

11/26/2013

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“Bagman” Sentenced In Gambling Case

The former owner of a Stratford pizzeria has been sentenced to federal prison for his role in a gambling operation that prosecutors say was run by the Gambino crime family.

08/01/2013

Clockwise from upper left: Daniel Rehm, Fernando Marin, Andre Rodriguez, Kevin Mollo. Veronica Dandrova, Pedro Coutro (Courtesy Norwalk Police)

One Patron Injured In Norwalk Gambling Bust

A half a dozen managers and card dealers were arrested in an illegal gambling bust in Norwalk.

06/20/2013

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