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Las Vegas gunman's estate could offer rare redress for victims

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Victims of mass shootings in the United States often win little or no damages from perpetrators but the Las Vegas massacre may be different because the shooter is thought to have been a wealthy man, lawyers said.<p>While there are often few assets to collect from the young men who …

Las Vegas

How Vegas is radically overhauling its image

The world-famous city has never been known for selling subtlety or pulling at heartstrings. Until just weeks ago, TV commercials for the holiday hot …

Australian News

Father of Huntington Beach woman killed in Las Vegas shooting files wrongful-death lawsuit

The father of a Huntington Beach woman killed during the Las Vegas mass shooting filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the operators of the Mandalay Bay …

Las Vegas

Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal gives Real Madrid tie with Tottenham

Tottenham tied defending champion Real Madrid 1-1 in the Champions League Group H play Tuesday, and Liverpool racked up its biggest ever away win in Europe.<p>Much was expected of the meeting of two of the competition’s most prolific strikers in Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Tottenham’s Harry …

Soccer

Report From IMEX America: The Top Things Meeting Planners Care About Now

LAS VEGAS The seventh incarnation of the IMEX America meeting industry convention, which wrapped last week in Las Vegas, was the biggest yet. More …

Event Planning

MGM International has quietly debuted a powerful new ad after it was forced to halt its campaign in the aftermath of the Vegas attack

Barely two weeks after MGM Resorts International unveiled its first corporate branding campaign, disaster struck. One of its properties, the Mandalay Bay resort in Las Vegas, became intimately associated with the deadliest shooting in modern US history.<p>The brand, thankfully, was quick to pull the …

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Monday's Sports in Brief

PRO FOOTBALL<p>Attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York as they try again to stop …

Sports

Las Vegas tourism sees changes in aftermath of shooting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas' tourism sector is bracing for changes in the aftermath of the massacre that killed 58 people at an outdoor music festival.<p>Analysts who closely track the finances of the city's casino companies say Las Vegas will see a short-term dip in visitors in response to the …

Las Vegas

U.S. casino operators are lining up to open in Japan, ‘a bigger market than Las Vegas’

Analysts at Nomura, a Japanese investment bank, say the country’s gambling business could be “significantly larger” than Singapore’s $7 billion and …

Las Vegas

MGM Goes to Washington

The MGM National Harbor was not MGM Resorts International’s first foray into destinations outside of Las Vegas, but it was, perhaps, the …

Hotels

Police: 'Human Entry' Caused Shifting Timeline in Las Vegas Shooting

Authorities who are investigating the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Oct. 1 have again altered the timeline of events that took place during the …

Las Vegas

FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump outlines new Iran strategy, strikes major blow to ObamaCare

<b>TOP OF THE MORNING</b><p>It's Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 - Friday the 13th. Welcome to Fox News First, your first stop for today's news. To get your early morning news emailed directly to your inbox, click here.<p>Here's your <b>Fox News First 5</b> - the first five things you need to know today:<p><b>President Trump targets</b> …

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2 killed, 10 injured after attempted prison escape in North Carolina

Inmates at a high-security prison in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, killed two people and injured 10 others during an attempted prison break …

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. NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES DEATH TOLL EXPECTED TO RISE<p>The fast-moving blazes, many of which tore through the wine country of Sonoma and Napa counties, destroyed more than 2,000 homes and …

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FOX NEWS FIRST: Clintons, Obamas can't escape ties to Weinstein; new questions about Las Vegas massacre

<b>TOP OF THE MORNING</b><p>It's Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. Welcome to Fox News First, your first stop for today's news. Get these stories emailed directly to your inbox by clicking here.<p>Here's your <b>Fox News First 5</b> - the first five things you need to know today:<p><b>Harvey Weinstein scandal exposes his deep ties</b> …

News (U.S.)

Mandalay Bay owner: Police timeline of Las Vegas shooting 'may not be accurate'

MGM Resorts International, the parent company of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, released a statement Tuesday night disputing the …

Masoud Barzani

MGM Resorts' Murren says he's heartbroken by shooting

The leader of MGM Resorts International says the company is heartbroken after a gunman opened fire on a crowd of concertgoers gathered in one of its …

Las Vegas

Golden Knights honour Las Vegas shooting victims ahead of first-ever home game

Less than two km south of the site of the Las Vegas shooting, the Golden Knights played their first-ever home game on Tuesday night.<p>Initially, the …

Las Vegas

Betting on Golden Knights available at every sportsbook in Las Vegas

Barring a last-day change of plans, betting on the Vegas Golden Knights' home opener on Tuesday will be available at every sportsbook in Las …

Las Vegas

October 9, 2017: MGM Resorts Drops Brand Campaign After Vegas Shooting, Vice President Mike Pence Leaves N.F.L. Game as Players Kneel for National Anthem, How Desert Oasis Pushed On After Route 91 Harvest Festival Tragedy

<b>1. MGM RESORTS DROPS BRAND CAMPAIGN AFTER VEGAS SHOOTING:</b> MGM Resorts International had launched its first corporate branding campaign two weeks …

Event Planning

Lakers earn 75-69 win over Sacramento amid somber scene in Las Vegas

• Los Angeles Lakers players and coaches link arms in support of first responders and families involved in the mass shooting before a preseason NBA …

Sacramento Kings

Back injury forces Fox to miss second half of Kings’ preseason loss to Lakers

Kings rookie point guard De’Aaron Fox missed the second half of Sunday’s preseason game against the Los Angeles Lakers with a bruised lower back.<p>In …

Basketball

'Masters of Marketing' Takeaways: Confidence Wanes, But CMOs Promise to 'Kick Some Butt'

"There never been a better time to be a marketer than now."<p>That phrase was uttered multiple times by chief marketing officers presenting at last …

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Nightmare Scenario: Concert Security Experts Grapple With Lessons Of Las Vegas

Tens of thousands of people will gather this weekend for the Austin City Limits Festival, a two-week music festival about a mile from downtown Austin.<p>"It's gonna be the safest part of the city to be in during both weekends, just because of the sheer number of officers that will be present," said …

Music

What will happen to the Las Vegas shooter's suite at Mandalay Bay Yahoo7 News

If you look up at the Mandalay Bay Casino and Resort from the Las Vegas Strip, you will see the two blown-out windows on the 32nd floor.<p>These holes …

Australian News

Victim's Family Sues to Freeze Las Vegas Gunman's Assets

The Santa Clarita family of a man killed in the Las Vegas mass shooting has filed a lawsuit aimed at freezing the gunman's assets.John Phippen, 56, …

Las Vegas

Lakers, Kings donating game proceeds to people affected by Las Vegas shooting

Ethan Miller / Getty Images Entertainment / Getty<p>The Los Angeles Lakers and Sacramento Kings are "Vegas Strong."<p>The teams announced Friday that they, …

Sports

MGM Resorts Issues Open Letter Thanking Heroes of Vegas Shooting: 'Together We Are #VegasStrong'

Sentiments of all kinds have been pouring out across the country and the world this week, following the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest …

Las Vegas

ANA Live Blog, Day Two | Special: ANA Annual Meeting 2017 - AdAge

Day two of the National Advertiser's "Masters of Marketing" event started the same way as day one: with soggy and cloudy weather here in Orlando. …

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‘In it for the long haul’: Kings to hold rookie Harry Giles out until at least January

Harry Giles has dealt with questions about his knees for a long time, so when it was announced Friday the Kings rookie would be sidelined through …

Basketball