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Fortune, Friction And Decline As Casino ‘Chinatown’ Matures

No ornate archway marks it. No obvious business district with exotic signs and storefronts sets it apart. But in the quiet neighborhoods around two of the nation’s largest casinos, a sort of suburban Chinatown has been growing for over a decade....

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US Housing Starts Rise More Than Expected In June

U.S. housing starts rose more than expected in June as construction activity increased broadly, but a downward revision to the prior month’s data pointed to a housing sector treading water in the second quarter....

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It Pays To Check Out Your Equity

Are millions of homeowners sitting on much bigger equity nest eggs than they think? Do you know how much equity you’ve got? If not, could you be missing opportunities to tap into it for worthwhile projects at close to all-time low interest rates? Academic and financial industry research suggests t...

Torrington Woman Admits To Defrauding Medicaid

A Torrington woman has waived her right to indictment and pleaded in Bridgeport court to one count of health care fraud....

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Local Psychiatrist And Her Husband To Pay $400K In False Claims Settlement

A New Haven and Fairfield-based psychiatrist and her husband have agreed to pay $400,000 to settle a civil False Claims Act lawsuit originally filed by Attorney General George Jepsen in June 2015 alleging that the couple engaged in a long term scheme to submit false claims for services provided to M...