Mall of America developers propose casino (February 16, 2005)

The developers of the massive Mall of America are proposing a massive $1 billion expansion project that would include a casino larger than the nearest tribal casino. The Ghermezians presented their proposal for the Phase II expansion at a Bloomington...

Doubts voiced on deal to help Narragansett Tribe (February 16, 2005)

Some key lawmakers in Rhode Island are questioning whether a proposal to help the Narragansett Tribe is sincere. BLB Investors wants to buy the Lincoln Park track and slot parlor for $435 million. As part of the deal, Gov. Donald...

Oklahoma tribe makes another deal for Ohio casino (February 16, 2005)

The Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma has made yet another deal for an out-of-state casino in Ohio. This time, it's in the city of Lorain, where a $100 million casino resort is being proposed. The tribe agreed to a two-year...

NIGA reports $18.5B in tribal casino revenues (February 16, 2005)

Tribal casinos took in $18.6 billion in revenues last year, the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) reported on Tuesday. In a new publication, An Analysis of the Economic Impact of Indian Gaming in 2004, NIGA said tribal casinos saw a...