Rocket blast a high-profile failure


Russian deliver space station cargo after US flop.

Foxwoods fires union president

Foxwoods Resort Casino has fired the president of the union that represents the casinoís table-games dealers, according to a post Wednesday on the unionís website.

Foxwoods fires dealers' union president

Foxwoods Resort Casino has fired the president of the labor union that represents the casino’s table-games dealers, according to a post Wednesday on the union’s website.

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Pfizer's third quarter better than expected

Pfizer reported better-than-expected third quarter earnings Tuesday.

Mashantucket Pequot leaders seeking re-election to tribal council

Mashantucket — Two Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council members are seeking new three-year terms in tribal elections coming up Sunday.

Foxwoods Resort will hold annual Stuff the Bus gift drive

Mashantucket — Foxwoods Resort Casino will launch its 2nd annual Stuff the Bus holiday giving campaign Saturday.

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Nations sign pact to share data to fight tax evasion

Berlin - Led by Europe's five biggest economies, 51 nations on Wednesday signed what Germany's finance minister hailed as a milestone in the fight against tax evasion - an agreement that commits them all to automatic exchange of tax...

Fed ends QE while restating pledge of low rates

Washington - The Federal Reserve confirmed it will end an asset-purchase program that has added $1.66 trillion to its balance sheet, and maintained a pledge to keep interest rates low for a "considerable time." "Labor market...