Kansas governor denies delay for casino by Wyandotte site (April 9, 2010)

Kansas Gov. Mark Parkinson (D) rejected a fourth request to delay a state-owned casino that developers fear would be hurt by a tribal gaming facility. The Chisholm Creek Casino Resort won a license from the state to operate a casino...

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Tribe ready to open $450M casino (April 9, 2010)

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Community of Arizona will open a $450 million casino on April 15. The Talking Stick Resort features 240,000 square-feet of gaming space and a hotel with 497 rooms. There's also conference space, eight restaurants, a...

Gaming mogul drops bid to take over Pequot casino project (April 9, 2010)

Gaming mogul Steve Wynn suddenly withdrew his bid to take over the proposed Foxwoods Casino Philadelphia in Pennsylvania on Thursday. Wynn sought majority control of the project from the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut. But he said he "terminated...

Seminole casino compact easily clears first legislative vote (April 9, 2010)

The Florida House Select Committee on Seminole Indian Compact Review voted 15-3 on Thursday to approve a Class III compact with the Seminole Tribe. The vote sends the measure for a vote on the House floor. The state Senate is...