Gonzalez-Russell/Charlo-Martirosyan Quotes

Showtime confirmed today in that WBC featherweight world champion Jhonny Gonzalez (57-8, 48 KOs) will defend his 126-pound title against Gary Russell Jr. (25-1, 14 KOs) and super welterweight contenders Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo (25-0, 11 KOs) and Vanes Martirosyan (35-1-1, 21 KOs) will face off on a March 28 telecast from The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Jhonny Gonzalez: “I’m very excited to be coming back … Read the rest

These Places Are Better Bets Than Las Vegas

The gaming industry has changed a lot in the last decade, with the fall in Las Vegas, the rise in Macau, and other new gaming spots opening up elsewhere. Now companies like Las Vegas Sands , Wynn Resorts , and MGM Resorts International are looking for the best way to drive future profits. Here’s what the global gaming industry looks like going forward, and why Las Vegas is probably not … Read the rest

EXCLUSIVE-Obama says Iran must halt key nuclear work for at least a decade

Reuters Middle East – <!– (S) –>* Tells Reuters he sees odds still against a ‘yes’ on final deal * Says U.S.-Israel ties strong, issue with Netanyahu not personal * Assails China’s plans for new technology rules (Adds fresh details, Obama quotes throughout) By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, March 2 (Reuters) – Iran must commit to a verifiable freeze of at least 10 years of time on sensitive nuclear activity for … Read the rest

House Republican leader Dana Young of Tampa pushes gambling overhaul bill

TALLAHASSEE — House Republican Leader Dana Young, R-Tampa, is pushing a sweeping overhaul in that would expand gaming options at the Seminole Tribe’s Tampa Bay operations and elsewhere statewide. Related News/Archive In Tampa Bay and Jacksonville, wagering on videos of “historical races” would be allowed as a new form of gambling. The seven casinos operated by the Seminole Tribe would moreover see expanded games as they could bid the full … Read the rest

Jeb Bush distances himself from family – Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

By KEN RITTER and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) – Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush distanced himself from his family on Monday as he courted senior citizens in Nevada, the 1st stop in a national tour aimed at key states on the presidential primary calendar.Taking questions in an early voting state for the 1st time this year, the leading Republican White House prospect declared in that each of his … Read the rest

Joe Gibbs Racing Picks 3 Drivers for Busch's Xfinity Car

Joe Gibbs Racing has planned for at least 14 Xfinity Series races in that Kyle Busch will miss as he continues to recover from a broken right leg and broken left foot. JGR has already hired David Ragan to drive Busch’s car in the Sprint Cup Series. On Monday, the team asserted Denny Hamlin, Erik Jones and Boris Said will take turns at the wheel of Busch’s No. 54 Toyota … Read the rest

123 Employee Has Announced Strategy For Reducing Entrepreneur Stress

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / March 2, 2015 / 123Employee has recently formally announced their newest tactic for reducing stress in entrepreneurs and little start-up businesses. Although the company provides support to both enterprise and little business users, one of the main concerns in that they have taken on is helping entrepreneurs lessen the stress of starting a new company. 123 Employee began in 2006 as … Read the rest

2015 St. Patrick's Day festivities in Las Vegas

Here is a list of St. Patrick’s Day festivities around the Las Vegas valley. If you would like to submit information for this list, send an email to desk@ktnv.com. ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL IN HENDERSONThe 49th annual yearly Southern Nevada Sons and Daughters of Erin St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival will take place March 14. The parade begins at 10 a.m. and features up to 100 entries … Read the rest

Jeb Bush distances himself from family

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush distanced himself from his family on Monday as he courted senior citizens in Nevada, the 1st stop in a national tour aimed at key states on the presidential primary calendar.<!– –>Taking questions in an early voting state for the 1st time this year, the leading Republican White House prospect declared in that each of his family members is … Read the rest

House to start gaming debate rolling, with new bill on dogs, slots and resorts

South Florida could become an even bigger gambling haven with two new destination resort casinos and four hound tracks operating slot machines — instead of racing dogs — under a sweeping gaming rewrite filed Monday by House Republican Leader Dana Young, R-Tampa. The measure, filed in the traditionally gaming-averse House, takes a novel approach to gaming by requiring destination resort operators to buy out active gaming permits in order to … Read the rest