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What’s in store for Michael Jordan and his gambling empire?

Michael Jordan has a massive gambling empire that spans the globe and is worth more than $5 billion.But in the days since his retirement from the NBA in 2008, it’s been in disarray.Jordan has been involved in at least seven lawsuits filed against the owners of several casinos and bars, and has also been implicated

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How gambling is ruining our culture

The online gambling industry has already been in the news a number of times, and the latest was a news report from the UK.A recent report from gambling expert Joelle Gamble says that the online gambling market has a “huge” market share, and is growing at an alarming rate.Gamblers have already started complaining about online

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Legal gambling age in U.S. is 18, says study

The legal age to start gambling in the United States is 18 and most states allow minors to gamble.However, it’s not clear how many young people are currently playing the game legally, or whether they’ll start.The Associated Press looked at the latest statistics on legal gambling, using the latest estimates from the U.N. Conference of

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How to avoid a casino at your next wedding

The world of casinos may not have the same glamour of the Vegas Strip, but it’s one of the most exciting ways to spend the summer.The summer wedding industry has exploded over the past few years, with nearly 50,000 weddings planned every month.While many resorts are offering their own casinos, some offer a suite-style option

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Why is gambling so dangerous in the U.S.?

An Illinois man who used a video game to lure an Illinois man to his home has been arrested.John Lohr, 52, of Northbrook, was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly told the victim he was going to commit suicide.The man’s wife called police after finding him at his home, where he was holding a gun.The victim,