| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:06 PM
SPRINGFIELD — MGM Resorts International received the full blessing of Massachusetts gambling regulators Friday to build and operate an $800 million casino in the city's downtown.
An opening is planned for 2017 after about 30 months of construction....
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Mohegan Sun on Monday reported a decline in slot revenue for the month of May, continuing a downward trend as Connecticut casinos compete with new and expanded gambling options in other states.
Mohegan Sun in Uncasville reported $51.7 million in revenue...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Foxwoods Resort Casino reported lower slot revenue for the month of May compared with the same month a year earlier as it continues to compete with new and expanded gambling options elsewhere in the Northeast.
Foxwoods brought in slot revenue of $43.7...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:06 PM
New York's Catskills region won't get a Foxwoods casino.
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation is withdrawing plans to redevelop Grossinger's, an iconic Borscht Belt venue. Foxwoods Resort Casino and its local partner, Muss Development, said it could not...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
MASHANTUCKET PEQUOT RESERVATION — Foxwoods Resort Casino CEO Scott Butera spoke on stage in front of an archway of balloons, announcing the grand opening of a new retail concourse inside the casino.
Hundreds of people gathered around to hear him...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:31 AM
The World Series of Poker Circuit Series hits the Palm Beach Kennel Club on Feb. 6-17 next year.
The WSOP announced the dates Wednesday. The 10th season of the WSOP Circuit has a record 22 stops with buy-ins ranging from $365 to $1675.
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Connecticut was finally swept into the Northeast's whirlwind of gambling expansion with the introduction of keno to its lottery portfolio to produce revenue for the next budget. It's tapping a market that has proved very profitable for Massachusetts but...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:40 PM
Mohegan Sun, facing the prospect of a planned retail mall at neighboring Foxwoods Resort Casino and new gaming options elsewhere in the Northeast, announced plans Tuesday for a $50 million retail complex with a 14-screen movie theater, a bowling alley,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:50 AM
MANCHESTER — The shop at Parkerville Wood Products is full of pieces that will be part of an elaborate system of built-ins and wood paneling in a guest house at a Southampton summer estate.
The billionaire owner is spending about $80,000 on the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 11:02 AM
PHILADELPHIA — Say what you will about Pitbull. The Cuban-American rapper certainly has a myriad of fanatics and also some detractors. But the uber-popular Pitbull is a rare contemporary performer.
The artist, who files his taxes as Armando Perez,...
| Jan 9, 2014
Picture a Sunday afternoon in a Chinese restaurant where a multi-generational family gathers around the table to savor dish after dish. Picture a sleek, glossy space where brick, stone, black leather, polished wood touches and red ceiling lanterns combine...