Casino Bills Clear Public Safety CommitteeState lawmakers on the Public Safety Committee today are advancing proposals to create a third casino in Connecticut, and to set up a process that might allow someone other than the Mohegans and the Mashantucket Pequots to operate a new casino.
Enfield Man Charged with Ramming Police Cruisers In MassachusettsA Connecticut man charged with ramming two Massachusetts police cruisers and injuring two Springfield officers while trying to escape a traffic stop has been held on $25,000 bail.
Cops: SUV Reported Stolen Prior To Crash That Killed 3Police say a speeding SUV that went airborne and crashed into a tree in Massachusetts, leaving three people dead, was reported stolen in Connecticut days earlier.
Third Person Dies After SUV With Connecticut Plates Crashes In SpringfieldPne person died at the scene, a second victim died at the hospital Tuesday night and another died Wednesday morning.
2 Dead After SUV With Connecticut Plates Crashes In SpringfieldAuthorities say two people died and three others were critically injured when the SUV they were in crashed into a tree in Springfield.
Driver Of Vehicle Involved In High-Speed Police Chase DiesMassachusetts State Police say the driver of a vehicle that crashed in Springfield after a high-speed police chase that started in Connecticut has died.
Disturbance In Enfield Leads To Officers Struck In SpringfieldPolice in Enfield and Springfield, Mass. continue to investigate an overnight disturbance and car chase in which two Springfield officers were struck.
2nd Casino Proposal DeadlineThe Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes are wrapping up their latest request for proposed locations for a possible Connecticut casino that would compete with the planned MGM Resorts International casino in nearby Springfield, Massachusetts.
Report Suggests State Could Lose Big With Springfield CasinoThe General Assembly's fiscal office is predicting Connecticut could lose $68.3 million in revenue once MGM Resorts International's planned casino opens in nearby Springfield, Massachusetts, in the fall of 2018.
Schaghticoke Tribe Withdraws Casino Lawsuit The Schaghticoke Tribal Nation has withdrawn its lawsuit that challenged the process the state used to pick two other tribes to run what would be Connecticut's third casino.
Suit Over Connecticut Casino Law DismissedConnecticut's Office of the Attorney General ready to defend against any appeal
Dean Foods Buys Friendly's Ice Cream-Making BusinessThe Friendly's restaurant chain has sold its ice cream manufacturing and retail business to Dean Foods Co. for $155 million.

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