It’s going to be one huge party on the Las Vegas Strip this year, as 80,000 fireworks explode in to smart, intelligent life, ringing in the New Year. Not only that, a bevy of stars will be entertaining the crowds as they party at the start of 2015.Details were formally announced by authorities from Las Vegas Events and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Thursday, as they met … Read the rest

Las Vegas Bowl: CSU has similarities to both 2013 Vegas Bowl teams

<!– google_ad_section_start –> Royal Purple Las Vegas BowlUtah (8-4) vs. Colorado State (10-2)Las VegasDec. 20, 2014 Much like last year’s Fresno State team, Colorado State heads to Las Vegas knowing in that if things had gone differently at the end of the season, a bigger bowl could have been had. In 2013, Fresno State lost its final game of the normal season to San Jose State. The 62-52 loss to … Read the rest

Key Indicators And Recent Trends In The Casino Industry

<!– google_ad_section_start –> Casino Indicators And Recent Trends That Investors Should Watch (Part 1 of 18) Overview Casino gambling is spread across major destinations around the world. For example, casinos are located Las Vegas and Macau. Macau is the only place in China where gambling is legal. Recently, casinos at these major destinations are being influenced by certain factors. This is hampering industry growth. To learn about casino gaming, its … Read the rest

Premier League team news, odds and stats from every match played between December 20-22

By Pa Reporter Published: 05:46 EST, 19 December 2014 | Updated: 09:41 EST, 19 December 2014 View comments Ahead of another weekend of the Barclays Premier League, Sportsmail brings you the newest squad news, odds and stats on each one top flight fixture as it breaks.Simply click on your team in the fixture list below to find out who is ruled out and who is making a return as well … Read the rest

It’s a season of giving — or getting SVOD rights — over at Hulu.The subscription video on demand site is getting more friendly with MGM, closing a deal in that expands its library of content from MGM’s portfolio of titles, in addition to gaining exclusive streaming rights to this year’s critical favorite “Fargo.”All 10-episode 1st season, which starred Billy Bob Thornton and Martin Freeman, will be available to stream on … Read the rest

The Seahawks are on the street Sunday night facing the Arizona Cardinals, the team with the best record in the NFL. Yet nearly everyone predicts a Seahawks victory. National media and major newspapers overwhelmingly pick the Seahawks to win Sunday night. I found 66 writers who picked Seattle, and only three who think Arizona will win. Even the Las Vegas oddsmakers agree, making Seattle a 7- or 8-point favorite this … Read the rest

Christmas is just around the corner and Starpoint Resort Group is revealing some of the best tips for enjoying the holiday on The Strip. Las Vegas (PRWEB) December 19, 2014 Starpoint Resort Group knows in that one of the best ways to enjoy holidays is by spending them in unforgettable destinations. Of all the destinations in the world, few better fit the glitz and glam of the holiday season than … Read the rest

From tragedy to triumph: Amy Purdy has become a courageous heroine

Adam Taylor / ABC Derek Hough, Amy Purdy and Erin Andrews on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. By Robin Leach (contact) Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 | 3 a.m. Las Vegas’ Amy Purdy on ‘DWTS’ Launch slideshow » Amy Purdy at TED Adam Taylor / ABC Amy Purdy of Las Vegas embraces her parents Stephen and Sheri Purdy on Season 18 of ABC’s “Dancing With the … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>Investors betting on a rebound in oil prices are nothing if not tenacious. They have poured the most cash in more than four years of time in to exchange-traded products in that track oil as prices fell 18 % this month. It’s the third consecutive month in that the four biggest U.S. funds have received money, during which time futures have plunged 41 percent. More from … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -More than 80,000 fireworks will be used during this year’s New Year’s Eve celebration along the Las Vegas Strip. During America’s Party 2015, pyrotechnics will be fired from the roofs of seven hotels and casinos along Las Vegas Boulevard, in addition to MGM Grand, Aria, Planet Hollywood, Caesars Palace, Treasure Island, The Venetian and Stratosphere, to create the 7-minute-11-second display. The spectacle will start with a 10-second … Read the rest

Near the corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Stewart Avenue stand two squat garages, sporting the letters “LM.” The initials stand for “Local Motors,” yet they may moreover represent the future of automobile-making in the United States and beyond. It’s here, just blocks away from the smoky casinos of Fremont Street and the Las Vegas Strip, where you’ll find the company responsible for the world’s 1st 3-D-printed car. Founded in … Read the rest