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MGM Resorts falls short in first-year gambling revenue at Springfield casino

MGM admits that its hopes to siphon loyal Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun gamblers across the border were overly optimistic.

MGM Resorts sues Interior Department to halt East Windsor casino

“MGM pursues litigation because that's what MGM does,” said Andrew Doba, spokesman for the tribes' MMCT joint venture.

Lamont to tribes: Drop East Windsor casino for Bridgeport, Hartford deals

East Windsor leaders say the town could see approximately $8.5 million per year from property taxes and an agreement made with the tribes if the proposed Tribal Winds casino opens.

Gov. Ned Lamont: Compromise on tolls, stalemate on casinos

"I haven't been able to solve that nut yet," said Lamont on the feud between MGM Resorts International and the tribes.

Connecticut’s casinos post slot revenue declines

February marked the eighth consecutive month of declining slot revenues at Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods.

New bill aims to open CT casino projects to competitive bidding

"We should not settle for anything short of the best deal possible," said Rep. Christopher Rosario, a co-sponsor of the bill.

Tribes reject Lamont proposal to open talks with MGM Resorts on...

"Let’s sit down, guys, and figure it out," said Gov. Lamont to the tribes and MGM Resorts International.

NY Gaming Commission postpones meeting on MGM Empire City licensing

The New York State Gaming Commission had planned to vote on multiple licenses related to MGM's purchase of Empire City.

Federal court ruling puts East Windsor casino project in limbo

An effort by Indian tribes to collaborate on a new casino on nontribal land in East Windsor received another setback this weekend.

Stamford’s Rod Hanscomb takes the Libertarian route in governor’s race

“This idea that there is a never-ending market for gaming is totally false," said Libertarian Party candidate Rod Hanscomb in his rejection of the MGM Bridgeport proposal.

Steady business for Connecticut Convention and Sports Bureau

“Four years ago, we only did a small fraction of our business in Fairfield and Litchfield. That’s no longer the case," said the group's president, H. Scott Phelps.

Bridgeport’s Harbor Yard Amphitheater breaks ground; issues remain

Among the questions still to be addressed is how the new concert venue will peacefully coexist with the Webster Bank Arena next door.

Foxwoods chief executive Felix Rappaport passes away

Felix Rappaport, president and CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino, died yesterday afternoon at the age of 65 in his residential suite in the Mashantucket-based gaming destination.

U.S. Interior Dept. gives nod to East Windsor casino; MGM vows...

“We believe our proposed world-class entertainment complex in Bridgeport is the best option for creating new jobs and revenue, and we will vigorously advocate for our legal rights,” said MGM Resorts International.

MGM reaffirms commitment to Bridgeport following Yonkers casino deal

MGM Resorts International asserted its commitment to building a casino resort in Bridgeport despite acquiring Empire City Casino and Yonkers Raceway, roughly 48 miles from the proposed Bridgeport site.