Las Vegas

Sold out or not, Vegas will party during Mayweather-McGregor

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor may not have sold out yet, but that won't stop Las Vegas from putting on its party hat.<p>Sin City's nightclubs have booked a long list of celebrities — including one of the fighters — and high-rolling gamblers and VIPs have …

Caesars Palace

Yes, you can now tip strippers with Bitcoin

If you've amassed a fortune in Bitcoin and don't know how to spend it, here's an idea: Go to Las Vegas and squander it all on booze and lap dances.<p>Legends Room is a "gentleman's club" that accepts Bitcoin, Ethereum, and its own cryptocoin LGD for all transactions.<p>That means you could go there on …

Bitcoin

Jerry Lewis’ Cause of Death Revealed

<b>Jerry Lewis</b>’ cause of death was revealed on Monday, August 21, one day after the Hollywood legend died at his Las Vegas home at the age of 91.<p>The …

Celebrity News

Why Mayweather-McGregor is alarming Vegas oddsmakers

Monday's solar eclipse may last longer than Conor McGregor in the ring against Floyd Mayweather on Saturday, Aug. 26, but if McGregor somehow wins, …

Boxing

Conor McGregor sends Floyd Mayweather pre-fight message ahead of Las Vegas bout

With less than a week to go until Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor meet in the ring, it's almost time for the talking to stop - but not quite yet.<p>McGregor is hoping to become the first man to beat Mayweather in what will be his professional boxing debut.<p>Few boxing personalities have given …

Boxing

$15 Million Remodel of Palazzo Casino Floor

New bars, new gaming, new look<p>The Venetian and Palazzo resorts will be facing some new high-end competition next year from the under-construction Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas, so it makes sense a major multi-million dollar investment is being devoted to 60,000-square-feet of the Palazzo’s gaming …

Emeril Lagasse

Why Las Vegas is the perfect city to stage the Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor freak show

If the detractors are to be believed and this fight really is bad for boxing, then the message hasn’t yet filtered through to the neon streets of Las …

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

The Money Lost at Macau Table Games Will Shock You -- The Motley Fool

How many millions do you think was lost?<p>Macau is by far the biggest gambling market in the world, generating $31 billion in gambling revenue over the …

Investing

Mariah Carey’s Vegas Hot Spot Is...The Dentist?

Mariah Carey, she of glitter, butterflies, and one-of-a-kind moments, offered up some very unique travel tips for Vegas, where she's concluding her residency at Caesar's Palace.<p>No, she's not all about a certain club, pool, or pool turned club, in a new interview with <i>Paper</i> <i>Magazine</i>, she recommends …

Mariah Carey

Wolfgang Puck Is Moving Spago Las Vegas Across Town

The restaurant that practically created fine dining in Sin City is on the move.<p>When Wolfgang Puck first arrived in Sin City, he wasn’t so sure he …

Celebrity Chefs

Ballers: The money for the Las Vegas franchise may be Make Believe

Photo: Jeff Daly/HBO Acquired HBO Medium<p>Photo: Jeff Daly/HBO Acquired HBO Medium<p>Ballers has set the table, and all the major players are ready to …

In Las Vegas, Waimanalo native is cashing in on cannabis industry

In Las Vegas, where recreational marijuana sales began in July, a Waimanalo native is cashing in. Ranson Shepherd is the co-owner of Pegasus, a …

Hawaii

Jerry Lewis Remembered By Younger Fans for Muscular Dystrophy Telethons

LOS ANGELES — Jerry Lewis, whose career as producer-director-writer and movie star peaked in the 1960s, may be best remembered by younger generations for the muscular dystrophy telethons he conducted every Labor Day weekend.<p>While he had done earlier fundraising specials, Lewis appeared in his first …

Entertainment

Dahlberg: Purists eager for fight after Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor

LAS VEGAS — Look at any boxing website, and the comments will largely all be the same.<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s fight with Conor McGregor is a joke, a …

Boxing

Mariah Carey & Jennifer Lopez Stun On Joint 'Paper Magazine' Covers

<b>Mariah Carey</b> may not know <b>Jennifer Lopez</b>, but the Las Vegas showgirls are both glistening in jewels on dual covers of the newest edition of <i>Paper</i> …

Mariah Carey

Vegas visitors can now use their electronic wallet to pay hotel bills or buy show tickets, but not for gambling

Next time you visit Las Vegas, you might be able to leave your credit cards at home. Many hotel-casino resorts along the city’s famed Strip now let guests use their digital wallets to pay for their room, meals and more — but not for gambling.<p>MGM Resorts has begun accepting various digital forms of …

Caesars Palace

Why Mayweather-McGregor Boils Down to ‘The Money Fight’

Saturday’s prize matchup between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor has been dubbed the “The Money Fight” for good reason. The $99.95 …

Business

Britney melts down during concert

BRITNEY SPEARS has slammed the media on stage during her concert in LA, claiming that they’ve never provided much of break throughout her career.<p>“The …

Britney Spears

Despite rocky patch, Conor McGregor, team unfazed ahead of Floyd Mayweather bout

<i>(This article first appeared at usatoday.com.)</i><p>LAS VEGAS – When you think about Conor McGregor: sports personality, images of Lamborghinis, mink coats …

UFC

Pasquale Rotella continues to tease changes to EDC Las Vegas

"I promise it will be worth the wait..."<p>Pasquale Rotella has once again taken to his Instagram to tease future changes to EDC Las Vegas.<p>Whilst the …

DJs

Military-Style Christian Sect Leader Charged in Abuse Case

Casey Leins | June 6, 2017<p>These states have the lowest unemployment rates and the highest job growth and labor force participation.<p>Casey Leins | Aug. …

Crime

How To Get Free Hotel Rooms in Las Vegas through Gambling - Points Miles & Martinis

If you’ve ever wondered if you can still earn free hotel stays in Las Vegas based on gambling, the answer is yes. I’ve been to Vegas a couple of …

Frequent-flyer Programs

When to Watch the Solar Eclipse in Las Vegas on August 21, 2017

A total solar eclipse crossing the U.S. sky on Aug. 21, 2017 will be in peak view over Las Vegas, Nevada at 10:26 a.m. PDT. Viewers in Las Vegas can …

Solar Eclipse

Vegas airport asks owners to plan places to park their jets | Miami Herald

Las Vegas airport officials are asking owners of corporate planes to find places to park their aircraft while in town for the upcoming fight between …

Business

Henderson day care worker arrested on child abuse count

A 20-year-old day care worker was arrested today after she was caught on camera violently grabbing and tossing a 5-year-old child earlier this month, …

Crime

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's entourages warned of their conduct ahead of Las Vegas showdown

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor’s entourages have been reminded of their behaviour ahead of Saturday’s superfight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las …

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

Local brother act cut their teeth working with the late Jerry Lewis

One of the toughest tasks for the Steiner Brothers, a former kid tap dancing act from Winnipeg, was performing with Jerry Lewis at hospitals for sick …

Canadian News

Why critics are calling Floyd Mayweather’s Las Vegas bout ‘a farce’

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

The Chicken Shack Debuts in Spring Valley

“Damn hot” sauce no longer just for Henderson<p><b>The Chicken Shack</b><p><i>Address:</i> 4950 S. Rainbow Blvd, # 130<p><i>Phone:</i> 725-889-1060<p><i>Status:</i> Open daily from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m and closed at 8 p.m on Sunday.<p>The very casual, but very popular home of fingers, wings and fries has expanded again and it’s now open in …

Restaurants

Mayweather vs McGregor: Countdown for the blockbuster battle in Las Vegas

Last Updated: 21/08/17 10:29am<p>Floyd Mayweather faces Conor McGregor in Las Vegas on August 26, live on Sky Sports Box Office<p>Floyd Mayweather-Conor …

Boxing