Miesha Tate and Sara McMann A special post-fight edition of MMAjunkie Radio kicks off tonight following UFC 183’s main card. Hosts “Gorgeous” George Garcia and Brian Garcia will take calls from listeners and recap all the action at UFC 183, which is taking place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. MMAjunkie Radio airs regularly from noon to 2 p.m. ET (9 to 11 a.m. PT), live from Mandalay … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS – In a performance in that was light on excitement and not even especially heavy on action, Idlemar Alcantara did just enough to edge out Richardson Moreira in a plodding three-round bout. With Moreira (7-3 MMA, 0-2 UFC) intent on getting the fight to the floor, and Alcantara (21-7 MMA, 4-2 UFC) intent on staying upright, the edge went to Alcantara, and so did two of the three … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS – Rafael Natal outworked a gritty Tom Watson over three rounds to earn a unanimous decision. The middleweight bout was part of the preliminary card of today’s UFC 183 event at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. It aired on FOX Sports 1 following additional prelims on UFC Fight Pass and ahead of a main card on pay-per-view. Both men came out to start the 1st round … Read the rest

180 shares LAS VEGAS – UFC 183 kicked off with a bout between Andy Enz and Thiago “Marreta” Santos in that did not make it out of the 1st round as Santos blitzed Enz with a flurry of strikes. The middleweight bout opened up the preliminary card of today’s UFC 183 event at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. It streamed on UFC Fight Pass ahead of additional prelims … Read the rest

Las Vegas ballet competition draws young hopefuls dreaming of national stage

Adwoa Fosu Children prepare to compete in the Youth America Grand Prix Regional Semi Finals in Las Vegas, Friday, Jan. 31, 2015. By Adwoa Fosu (contact) Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015 | 6 p.m. “One, two, three … one, two, three,” a lady chants, gently snapping her fingers as a young girl twirls in time to the rhythm. With the girl dressed in white tights, a vibrant red leotard and a … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas cops have confirmed they are investigating allegations of corruption in the Nevada Legislature involving an extortion attempt aimed at a Republican assemblyman who’s drawn criticism from more conservative lawmakers. The metro cops department’s criminal intelligence division asserted in a acknowledgment Saturday in that Assemblyman Chris Edwards of Las Vegas was the alleged victim in the case. It asserted officers served a search warrant at … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas cops are investigating the death of a pedestrian walker who was the victim of a hit-and-run accident on the Strip near the Mandalay Bay hotel-casino. Investigators say the 34-year-old guy was crossing Las Vegas Boulevard in a crosswalk near the corner of Four Seasons Drive just before 3 a.m. Saturday when he was struck by a southbound car. Witnesses say the white sedan fled … Read the rest

By SCOTT SONNERAssociated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) – Las Vegas cops have confirmed they are investigating allegations of corruption in the Nevada Legislature involving an extortion attempt aimed at a Republican assemblyman who has drawn criticism from more conservative lawmakers.Assemblyman Chris Edwards of Las Vegas was identified as the alleged victim in the case in a acknowledgment let go Saturday by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Intelligence Section. … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> RENO, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas cops have confirmed they are investigating allegations of corruption in the Nevada Legislature involving an extortion attempt aimed at a Republican assemblyman who has drawn criticism from more conservative lawmakers.<!– –>Assemblyman Chris Edwards of Las Vegas was identified as the alleged victim in the case in a acknowledgment let go Saturday by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Intelligence Section.Detectives … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> (Repeats to widen distribution)<!– –> By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA, Jan 31 (Reuters) – A U.S. federal appeals court has delayed the sale of the shuttered Revel Casino in Atlantic City pending an appeal by a company in that ran its nightclub and boardwalk dance club. The order, issued late on Friday by Third U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Court Judge Thomas Ambro, gives attorneys for Revel until … Read the rest

By Adwoa Fosu (contact) Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015 | 3:27 p.m. Metro Police are searching for a driver who was involved in a Saturday morning hit-and-run accident in that killed a guy crossing the street. Police received a call at 2:57 a.m. in that a pedestrian walker had been hit at Las Vegas Boulevard and Four Seasons Drive, Lt. Terry Bernard said. The pedestrian, a 34-year-old man, was crossing the … Read the rest