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When: 7 p.m. EDT Thursday | Where: Wynn Las Vegas Resort and Casino

Jordan’s Sands casino will be closed for the first time in six years, ending a nine-year streak of the Las Vegas-based company offering online gambling.The decision comes less than a week after casino officials agreed to a $50 million settlement to resolve allegations that Jordan’s had over-pursued customer funds.Jordan’s said it will pay $5 million

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When royal gamblers win, the world loses

The world loses.That’s the message of a new report by a group of economists from Britain, Australia and the United States, calling on the United Kingdom to consider a change to the country’s gambling laws.The authors say the government should make it illegal to hold more than £2 million ($3.3 million) in cash, and allow

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How do you kill a gambler?

The Irish newspaper The Irish Examiner has published a fascinating article on gambling.Its author, the writer and editor of the Irish Examiner, has been a lifelong gambler, but this article is an update of his own.He tells the story of a gambling business that he runs.In the first part of his story, he tells the

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When does the tax on gambling cease?

The Israel-Hamas peace talks have seen a steady flow of information about the countrys gambling tax.But the tax is not one that is immediately obvious in the eyes of Palestinians, as it is a matter of interpretation.It is unclear whether the tax will remain in place for the current year, which would mean the Israeli