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Connecticut set for limited launch of online gambling

Oct. 10, 2021 13:11 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Online gambling is coming to Connecticut, on a limited basis. A “soft launch” beginning Tuesday will allow several hundred people to open accounts to wager for a seven-day period. The state marked the first day of its...

Rollout of sports betting in Connecticut to begin Thursday

Sep. 29, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The long-awaited rollout of sports wagering in Connecticut will begin on Thursday when Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun officially launch their retail operations. The long-awaited bets can be placed now that the state Department of Consumer...

Lennar, Cracker Barrel fall; AutoZone, Nektar rise

Sep. 21, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: ConocoPhillips, up $2.26 to $59.33. The oil company is buying Shell's Permian Basin assets for $9.5 billion. Lennar Corp., down 53 cents to...