The day after Christmas is normally a time to relax and recuperate after spending time with family. However, a Las Vegas family spent this year mourning after a Walgreens clerk was shot to death.Inside the Las Vegas Walgreens at 8500 W. Cheyenne Avenue, near Durango Drive, a male suspect arrived sometime between 4 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. He was wearing gray pants, a gray shirt, a black pea coat, and … Read the rest

Four commissioned policemen yesterday turned themselves in to face charges related to claims they took bribes from an online gambling organisation.A gambling network allegedly run by Abubakar bin Sulaiman is asserted to have links with ousted crime-buster Lt General Pongpat Chayaphan.The four cops were identified as Pol Lt Colonel Wattana Phon-ngarn-dee, Pol Major Apisit Mekprayoon, Captain Nitipat Kangruambut and Captain Sakkarin Kaysorntien.”They are now charged with taking bribes and corrupt … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Few people are more earnest to see the clock strike midnight on Dec. 31 than Atlantic City casino executives and the thousands of workers who still have jobs there. Four of the resort’s 12 casinos shut down during 2014 (and a fifth narrowly escaped with a last-minute financing deal just before Christmas), 8,000 workers lost their jobs and casino revenue continued … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Four of Atlantic City’s 12 casinos shut down in 2014 (and a fifth nearly joined them before being rescued under a last-minute financing arrangement). Here’s a look at what was the worst year for the city’s casino industry in its 36-year history: — Jan. 13: The Atlantic Club Casino Hotel closes, bought out of bankruptcy court by two competitors (Tropicana Entertainment … Read the rest

BOSTON — Steve Wynn is pumping up his planned resort casino for the Boston-area. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/1H7zgCr) in that the casino mogul has scrapped a proposed hotel tower panned by state gambling regulators in favor of a gently curving bronze structure resembling his signature hotels in Las Vegas — Wynn and Encore. Wynn moreover wants to add more hotel rooms to the Everett waterfront project, possibly add a … Read the rest

Matt is on a 22-12 (65%) run over the last 8 days after a 5-2 Saturday! He is rocking a PERFECT 7-0 Bowl Run while hoops continues to roll to the tune of a POWERFUL +$9,995 YTD! FIVE NFL WINNERS for Sunday! He enters Week 17 riding a SENSATIONAL 35-18 (66%) NFL side play run! Going back further he is on a FANTASTIC +$35,450 NFL run! We are dealing with … Read the rest

After the Christmas holiday break, the UFC returns to pay-per-view on Saturday with “UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier” in Las Vegas – its 1st offering of 2015. Check out the full fight card, in addition to the start times, as well as the extended video preview of the events. UFC 182 place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX … Read the rest

Daughtry, Boyz II Men, Beach Boys for Fox & Friends concerts

Daughtry, Boyz II Men and the Beach Boys will all play the Fox & Friends concert series.The Fox News morning show’s sixth annual yearly ‘All-American Summer Concert Series’ will kick off with Sara Evans performing in New York on Friday (May 23).Daughtry, Jordin Sparks, ‘Weird Al’ audition for Star Wars cantina band – videoBoyz II Men announce Las Vegas concert residencyEach subsequent Friday will see a top musical act perform … Read the rest

Stuart McMillan MSP has called for the immediate passing of powers from Westminster to Holyrood to regulate Payday Loan shops and Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) in order to control the ‘misery and stress’ they inflict on vulnerable people. The Smith Commission proposes in that the Scottish Parliament should have powers to take action on (FOBTs) and Payday Loan companies – yet it remains unclear as to when Westminster will … Read the rest

Adam Spencer’s Summer by Numbers 23

Adam Spencer’s summer by numbers If there are 23 or more people in a room, the odds of 2 people sharing a birthday are better than 50:50. For fewer than 23 people, it’s more likely in that nobody will share a birthday. As the “tipping point” for this problem, 23 is a surprisingly little number. Most people to whom I explain the question imagine you’d need a group of 80 … Read the rest

To the joy of local hockey fans, a group of investors wants to bring the NHL to America’s gambling den. If all goes as planned, the investors not only would give Las Vegas its 1st big-league sports club yet moreover boost amateur hockey — a far smaller yet still lucrative line of business — with more players and better facilities. Title-insurance mogul Bill Foley and Palms casino developers the Maloof … Read the rest