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Foxwoods Online Game Deemed Illegal

News Brief: Connecticut regulators told Foxwoods Resort Casino officials Thursday that the casino's new online game, PlayAway, is illegal and cannot be restarted.

Foxwoods Wait for Online Game Decision

News Brief: Foxwoods officials will have to wait one more day to learn if they can put their PlayAway online keno game on the Internet.

State Shuts Down Internet Gaming Site

A month after shutting down a Web promotion by Foxwoods Resort Casino, the state has ordered a halt to an Internet gambling site run by Penn National Gaming Inc.

Foxwoods Ordered to Remove Internet Gambing Portal

State regulators ordered Foxwoods Resort Casino to shut down an Internet promotion Friday, saying it violated Internet gambling laws and illegally expanded gambling off the Indian reservation.

Casinos Boosts Connecticut Tourism

News Brief: A regional travel index scheduled for release today will show a 2 percent increase in tourism in Eastern Connecticut for June, compared to the same time last year. The increase is primarily the result of the region's two casinos, Foxwoods and the Mohegan Sun.

Foxwoods' Game Violates Law

News Brief: Foxwoods has been told that one of its newest games violates Connecticut law.

Sergeant Thanks Foxwoods' Staff

News Brief: Staff Sgt. David John Walsh, on leave from duty in Iraq, visited Foxwoods Resort Casino last week to thank employees for sending care packages to soldiers.

Connecticut Receives Slot Payment

News Brief: The owners of Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun sent their monthly slot machine payments to the state last week, bringing the total contributions for the fiscal year to $417.8 million.

Connecticut Casinos Vigilant About Safety

News Brief: Security is always an issue at the Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort Casino, but both have taken special precautions since the terrorist attacks in America nearly four years ago.

Connecticut Ticket Wins $59.5 Million Powerball Jackpot

One lucky player in Connecticut matched all 6 numbers Saturday and walked away with the $59.5 million jackpot.

Union Backs Connecticut Tribe

News Brief: The president of the union that represents 50,000 casino workers across the country met with the Eastern Pequots to pledge UNITE HERE's continued support as the tribe awaits final word on its pursuit of federal recognition.

Connecticut Casinos Slots Outlook Good

News Brief: Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun executives said year-over-year gains in slot machine win last month bode well for the upcoming summer season.

Foxwoods Hosts Poker Boot Camp

News Brief: The World Poker Tour Boot Camp and Foxwoods welcomes students for a two-day intensive course in tournament-style, No Limit Hold 'Em.

Hockey Coming to Foxwoods

Next Shift Enterprises, LLC and Game Time Marketing, LLC have reached an agreement with Foxwoods Resort Casino to bring a week-long celebration of professional hockey to New England.

Poker Winner's Former Wife Takes Cut

News Brief: Poker winner, Kevin Cantwell, has paid $54,000 in child support repayments after his ex-wife heard about his $640,000 poker jackpot windfall.

Schaghticoke Chief, Connecticut AG Dispute BIA Changes

News Brief: Schaghticoke Tribal Nation Chief Richard Velky disputes Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal's claim that new BIA rules would make it easier for Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal's claim Monday that the new rules.

Foxwoods Opens Public Golf Course

News Brief: Foxwoods Casino is opening a championship-quality public golf course, another restaurant and several shops. That comes on the heels of a private golf course.

Laid-off Construction Workers Wins Poker Tournament

News Brief: A former construction worker pocketed $630,488 when he won the main event of the two-week New England Poker Classic at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut.

Senator: Still Chance to Block Tribal Casino

News Brief: Senator Joseph Lieberman says that state and federal officials still have some cards to play in preventing Schaghticoke Tribal Nation from opening up a casino in Connecticut.

Foxwoods Lures Seniors

News Brief: Some 2,000 seniors arrived by bus Tuesday as part of Foxwood Casino’s promotion to improve business during the week.

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