Las Vegas

Las Vegas massacre: Families, investigators still asking why

<b>(CNN) —</b> Athena Castilla struggles to concentrate, the words slipping from her sentences as she tries to describe her sister, Andrea.<p>"She was just so silly all the time, happy, constantly taking videos and pictures and recording her life," says Athena. "Always just full of life."<p>Andrea Castilla was …

Justice

Off-duty officer killed in Vegas shooting left funeral notes

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — An off-duty police officer who was among 58 people killed in the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history was honored with a posthumous promotion to Army first sergeant during an emotional funeral service Friday.<p>Hundreds of police officers in uniform packed the Henderson, …

News (U.S.)

Las Vegas shooting details still murky as Mandalay Bay ordered to keep evidence

What happened in Vegas seems to be staying in Vegas.<p>Nearly three weeks after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, the release of details surrounding the horrific attack has slowed from a trickle to a standstill: police have yet to schedule another news conference, confusion continues …

News (U.S.)

Report: MGM Insisted Security Guard Only Speak to Ellen About Las Vegas Attack Insider

<b>Joy Villa: 'Hollywood Swamp' Full of 'Straight-Up Prostitution' By Executives</b><p><b>Coulter: Media 'Strangely Reluctant' to Pursue Details on Las Vegas Gunman</b><p>We're still waiting for answers to basic questions about the Las Vegas massacre, Tucker Carlson pointed out on his show.<p>Jesus Campos, the Mandalay …

Mandalay Bay

First Taco Bell Cantina, Now Subway To Get Boozy

Subs, salads and beer on the way<p><b>Taco Bell</b> rolled out its alcohol-infused cantina concept at the Harmon Corner retail center last year and now next door neighbor <b>Subway</b> sees possible profit in offering drinks with its familiar fast-casual menu.<p>Located on the ground floor of the Strip-facing mixed-use …

Taco Bell

Jason Aldean Releases Cover of Tom Petty’s ‘I Won’t Back Down’ to Benefit Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Jason Aldean opened “Saturday Night Live’s” Oct. 7 episode paying tribute to victims of the Las Vegas shooting with a cover of Tom Petty’s “I Won’t …

Jason Aldean

Boyz II Men Opens Up About Performing in Las Vegas After Mass Shooting: "It's Tough"

Las Vegas is "slowly, but surely getting back on its feet," according to <b>Boyz II Men</b>.<p>The band has a residency at The Mirage in Las Vegas and during an …

Amazon’s Mobile Masters aims to draw crowds by focusing on player stories

Credit: Amazon, fortyseven communications<p>Mobile Masters has a long road ahead of it to be an enjoyable live event, but the player talent at the heart …

Mobile

Las Vegas shooting didn’t change American minds on gun control: poll

ATLANTA — The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans’ opinions about gun laws.<p>The nation is closely divided on …

Gun Control

Watch the only man to knock out UFC champ Cody Garbrandt do so in a 2014 amateur fight

UFC champion Cody Garbrandt holds an undefeated record in his professional MMA career, but in his final amateur fight he suffered a highlight-reel …

UFC

Big & Rich, Rascal Flatts perform for Las Vegas shooting survivors

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Some survivors of the Las Vegas mass shooting said they were ready for closure, though they confessed feeling engulfed by anxiety …

Rascal Flatts

UNLV product Sequoia Holmes ready to return home with WNBA franchise

Keeping tabs on Holmes will be easier this summer. The former Lady Rebels star finished last season with San Antonio of the WNBA, which announced …

Women's Basketball

‘Hannity’ Plans Las Vegas Tribute For Tonight’s Episode | Deadline

Fox News Channel will present a special edition of <i>Hannity</i> tonight in support of the Las Vegas shooting victims. The one-hour program, titled “Vegas …

TV

SoCal father of Las Vegas attack victim files wrongful death lawsuit

The father of a Huntington Beach woman killed in the Las Vegas shooting massacre has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the operators of the …

Crime

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:<p>1. IMPACTING THE POCKETBOOK<p>After approving the president's $4 trillion budget plan, GOP senators begin efforts to enact the first tax overhaul in three decades by the end of the year.<p>2. CHIEF OF …

Los Angeles Dodgers

October 20, 2017: More Concerts Investing in Terrorism Insurance After Vegas Shooting, Hurricanes and Fires Force Couples to Find Alternate Wedding Venues, Pole-Dancing May Become an Olympic Sport

<b>1. MORE CONCERTS INVESTING IN TERRORISM INSURANCE AFTER VEGAS SHOOTING:</b> Recent terrorist attacks at music events such as the Route 91 Harvest …

Event Planning

Supercross Cares | eBay Auction

With a number of events held at Sam Boyd Stadium (Monster Energy Supercross Series/Monster Energy Cup/Monster Jam), there’s no denying the connection …

Motocross

‘Hell’s Kitchen: All-Stars’ Preview: Watch Gordon Ramsay Embarrass Josh In Front Of Paige VanZant

Gordon Ramsay gets tough on Josh in this EXCLUSIVE sneak peek of the Oct. 20 episode of ‘Hell’s Kitchen: All Stars.’ To teach Josh a lesson, Gordon …

Celebrity Gossip

Makai Pacific Island Grill Expanding North

More “ono grinds” on the way<p>Promising “no worries brah,” <b>Makai Pacific Island Grill</b> plans to expand into its second location by the end of the month, or early November, serving up more of its generous portions of Hawaiian barbecue.<p>The fast-casual spot debuted in early 2016 in Spring Valley at the …

Hawaii

Goldman Sachs full of conviction on MGM Resorts

Shares of MGM Resorts (NYSE:MGM) head higher in early trading after Goldman Sachs names the casino stock as a Conviction Buy List pick.<p>The firm …

Business

Las Vegas Natives Imagine Dragons Spread Message of Hope at Chicago Show: 'Music Will Prevail'

Singer Dan Reynolds praised his hometown's resiliency in the wake of the mass shooting on Oct. 1.<p>Imagine Dragons singer Dan Reynolds gave an …

Music

SBE launches expansion to Latin America and the Middle East

The company that began with a handful of hip nightclubs in Los Angeles has announced its latest expansion, adding hotels, restaurants and condominium projects in Latin America and the Middle East.<p>SBE, founded by nightclub mogul Sam Nazarian, confirmed it reached 10 agreements this week to more than …

Business

Report of Salmonella Shuts Down Mexican Restaurant

The restaurant earned 50 demerits as well<p><i>DOH Chronicles</i> <i>covers restaurant inspections by the</i> <i>Southern Nevada Health District</i> <i>that earn 39 or more demerits. More than 40 demerits or an imminent health hazard calls for the immediate closure of a restaurant.</i><p>The <b>Southern Nevada Health District</b> shut down <b>La</b> …

Restaurants

Most Surprising Vegas Golden Knights Defenseman: Brad Hunt

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 17: Brad Hunt #77 of the Vegas Golden Knights hits the puck against the Buffalo Sabres at T-Mobile Arena on October 17, 2017 …

NHL

Jason Aldean playing show in Greenville, South Carolina

Less than three weeks after a gunman opened fire on a crowd of thousands during a Jason Aldean performance, the country star comes to Greenville.

Jason Aldean

NFL Betting Odds: Steelers solid home favorites vs. Bengals in Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers are 4-2, coming off of a huge road win over the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 6. As they prepare to face the Cincinnati Bengals …

Cincinnati Bengals

More details released about critical 12 minutes of Las Vegas mass shooting

With the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino being so vast and hotel security assigned to another event, police officers across the street were able to …

Mass Shooting

Five Restaurants With a View of the Bellagio Fountains To Try This Weekend in Las Vegas

Dinner and a fountain show<p>A warm desert night spent watching the silhouette of a crowd gathered to take in the dancing Bellagio Fountains creates one of the most authentic moments in Las Vegas. Rivulets of water sway back and forth, Frank Sinatra’s “Fly Me to the Moon” plays and for a moment …

Gordon Ramsay on Cocaine review – everyone’s at it, even on Sundays

The cursing chef treks through Colombian jungles to track down the drug that killed a friend and which is said to be widely used in the restaurant trade<p>I can’t help feeling a bit sorry for this man in Bournemouth. I’m not condoning school-run drug-driving. But when he’s pulled over by an unmarked …

Gordon Ramsay

Giada De Laurentiis Ends Breakfast and Lunch

Plus Thomas Keller Bouchon news and Gordon Ramsay’s new show about cocaine<p><i>BEVERLY HILLS</i> — Thomas Keller’s <b>Bouchon</b> closes on Dec. 31, leaving Los Angeles without the bakery, bistro and bar. Keller couldn’t come to terms with a new lease on the multi-floored restaurant’s building, which is owned by …

Giada De Laurentiis