Mah-Jongg Madness Takes Over Las Vegas

More than 300 players face off in the annual high-stakes competition

Sheldon Adelson’s War Against Online Gambling

The Jewish casino mogul is spending millions to stop internet gaming

In Las Vegas, a Family Goes to Court Over Decision To Shutter Failing Newspaper

Brian Greenspun is suing to stop his siblings from undoing the legacy of their father, Hank, founder of the ‘Las Vegas Sun’

The Crown Jew

If Prince Harry’s parents bucked the royal tradition of using mohels, will it inflame the circumcision war?

Outside Bet

Jeffrey Pollack, a former promoter for the NBA, NASCAR, professional bull riders, and the World Series of Poker, is the wandering Jew of the sports industry. His latest bet: an exclusive poker league.

Sundown: We Can Talk About It Now?

Plus, a dispatch from the flotilla, the properly sized bagel, and more

Berkley to Run for Nevada Senate Seat

Pro-Israel rep. will try to win one for the Dems

Double Down

Flamboyant Las Vegas Mayor Oscar B. Goodman, facing the end of his term-limited reign, is waging a final battle, campaigning for his wife, Carolyn, a nice Jewish girl from New York, to succeed him

Foreman Fights Saturday Night

Orthodox rabbi-in-training is on Las Vegas card

Showgirl

Pro-Israel Congresswoman Shelley Berkley, Democrat from Las Vegas, rides a hot streak

Full House

Michael Mizrachi and his three brothers are observant Jews and champion poker players

Las Vegas Jewish Paper to Fold

Federation decides to spend money elsewhere

Sundown: Bernie, She Hardly Knew Ya

Circus prayer, Vegas Jews, and a pushy Frenchman

Camoin Among the Savages

Amid the clang of a Vegas casino, I found a literary hero

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