Ohio city considers deal with Eastern Shawnee Tribe (May 4, 2006)

The city council in Canal Fulton, Ohio, is considering a deal with the Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma. Officials say they aren't rushing to make an agreement with the tribe. But they want to study the idea before they decide....

Editorial: Review Mashantucket-MGM deal (May 4, 2006)

"Michael J. Thomas, chairman of the Mashantucket Pequots, described a newly formed partnership with MGM Mirage as putting the Indian tribe on track to build 'the biggest resort ever seen.' Visions of Las Vegas in bucolic Ledyard abound. Too bad...

Wisconsin bill targets off-reservation casinos (May 4, 2006)

The Wisconsin Senate passed a bill on Thursday that requires legislative approval for off-reservation casinos. Currently, the governor has the power to approve off-reservation casinos. The bill adds another layer to the process that at least three tribes in the...