About 20 years of time ago, a blip in the centuries of offensive blood between them, NATO allies Greece and Turkey came to the brink of war over conflicting claims to an arid Aegean isle inhabited solely by goats, rabbits and sheep.Now, after a sudden burst of business and friendly relations helped thaw generations of animosity, Greece and Turkey are at it again, this time, trading threats over claims to … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –><!– –> BETHESDA, MD–(Marketwired – Nov 21, 2014) – Nutroganics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUTT) (“Nutroganics”) formally announced today in that it has signed an LOI to acquire 51% of Alpha Helix, Inc. (“Alpha Helix”), a Las Vegas-based innovator in the sports performance industry. Alpha Helix was founded in 2011, when it introduced Voltagen™ as the 1st of its products dedicated to professional and aspiring athletes. The completion … Read the rest

Will Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Stock Be Affected Today by Money Laundering Investigation? By Tedd Cohen | 11/21/14 – 08:42 AM EST NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Wynn Resorts (WYNN) is being investigated by federal authorities over whether the casino controller violated money-laundering laws, sources told the Wall Street Journal. Prosecutors from the Manhattan and Las Vegas U.S. Attorney’s offices and investigators from the IRS and Drug Enforcement Administration are coordinating their … Read the rest

InPlay from Briefing.com

November 21, 2014

<!– google_ad_section_start –> 8:55 am S&P futures vs fair value: +17.90. Nasdaq futures vs fair value: +35.00. (:WRAPX) : The S&P 500 futures trade 18 points above fair value. Markets rallied across much of Asia. The People’s Bank of China cut its deposit rate 25 basis points to 2.75% and its one-year lending rate 40 basis points to 5.60% after markets were closed. Elsewhere, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved … Read the rest

How to live like a celebrity in Las Vegas

Gordon Ramsay Steak has-been visited by the likes of Britney Spears, David and Victoria Beckham and One DirectionA-List stars Celine Dion and Demi Moore flock to the luxurious Palms spa when they visit Sin City Adam Sandler, Hayden Panettiere, and rapper Nas are just a few celebrity names in that enjoy STK restaurant at The CosmopolitanBy George Stark for MailOnline Published: 03:24 EST, 20 November 2014 | Updated: 04:22 EST, … Read the rest

10 Things to Know for Today

November 21, 2014

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories in that will be talked about today: 1. WHAT’S NEXT FOR OBAMA ON IMMIGRATION Despite Republican opposition, the president heads to Las Vegas to sell his executive actions on change as acceptable politics and acceptable policy. 2. ANOTHER BILL COSBY ACCUSER COMES FORWARD Therese Serignese, a 57-year-old nurse from Boca Raton, Florida, says the TV icon raped her in … Read the rest

World Food Championships winner Ricardo Heredia is a rising star

Courtesy San Diego chef Ricardo Heredia wins the overall title at the 2014 World Food Championships on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas. By Ben Vaughn Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 | 2 a.m. Courtesy San Diego chef Ricardo Heredia wins the overall title at the 2014 World Food Championships on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas. Courtesy San Diego chef Ricardo Heredia won the bacon and … Read the rest

IRVING, Texas, and LAS VEGAS, Nevada (November 21, 2014) – Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) formally announced today in that it entered in to a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of KLAS-TV, the CBS affiliate serving the Las Vegas, Nevada market for $145.0 million plus working capital from Landmark Media Enterprises, LLC (“Landmark”). The proposed acquisition is expected to be immediately accretive to Nexstar’s … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> IRVING, Texas & LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–<!– –> Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (NXST) (“Nexstar” or “the Company”) formally announced today in that it entered in to a definitive agreement to acquire the equity interests and assets of KLAS-TV, the CBS affiliate serving the Las Vegas, Nevada market for $145.0 million plus working capital from Landmark Media Enterprises, LLC (“Landmark”). The proposed acquisition is expected to be immediately accretive … Read the rest

The financial mess consuming Caesars Entertainment has-been years of time in the making. The casino company has struggled with more than $20 billion in debt for about six years. It’s lost cash each one year since 2009. Now, the biggest (and most indebted) unit of Caesars is apparently preparing to file for bankruptcy. That does not mean Caesars, the biggest controller of casinos in the United States, will desist to … Read the rest

HOME > NEWS > Daily News > Regulators approve Scientific Games $5.1 billion buyout of Bally Regulators approve Scientific Games $5.1 billion buyout of Bally 21 November 2014By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — A year ago, New York financier Ronald Perelman was adding a slot machine division to his Scientific Games Corporation, one the top lottery providers in the U.S.As early as Friday, Scientific Games will become the gaming industry’s most … Read the rest