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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
A half a dozen managers and card dealers were arrested in an illegal gambling bust in Norwalk.
Negotiations for a union contract at the country’s largest casino are hitting a snag over footwear requirements for cocktail waitresses.
Connecticut’s House of Representatives early Sunday morning approved a state budget deal reached between legislative Democrats and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that expands gambling in Connecticut and shifts about $6 billion in mostly health care spending for the poor from under the state’s constitutional spending cap.
Tom Leksan lost nearly everything when gambling became an addiction with easy access to casinos.
Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.