LAS VEGAS — Metro cops asserted a guy is dead after being stabbed on the Harmon Avenue pedestrian walker overpass early Tuesday on the Las Vegas Strip. Twenty-two-year-old Calvin Boyden III, of Las Vegas, was arrested (taken in to custody) in connection to the stabbing, which happened around 12:40 a.m. According to police, the guy got in to an argument with Boyden on the overpass. During in that confrontation, the … Read the rest

By Pashtana Usufzy (contact) Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 | 5:33 p.m. A guy is dead and a suspect is in custody after a stabbing early Tuesday morning on the Las Vegas Strip. Officials received a report about 12:40 a.m. of a guy being stabbed on the Harmon Avenue pedestrian walker overpass in the 3700 block of Las Vegas Boulevard South, reportedly a Metro Police media release. An investigation indicates the … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — A guy has-been arrested (taken in to custody) following a fatal stabbing on the Las Vegas Strip. On Tuesday at approximately 12:40 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to the 3700 block of South Las Vegas Boulevard to investigate a report of a guy stabbed on the Harmon Avenue pedestrian walker overpass. Arriving patrol officers located an adult male suffering from an apparent stab wound. He … Read the rest

Strip Scribbles: Cleen Rock One on ‘Ink Master’; ‘Zumanity’; 310,000 Thanksgiving visitors

Spike TV Cleen Rock One of Las Vegas and adversary Tim Lees of San Diego compete in Season 5 of “Ink Master” on Spike TV. By Robin Leach (contact) Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 | 6 p.m. Spike TV Cleen Rock One of Las Vegas works on a human canvas in Season 5 of “Ink Master” on Spike TV. Las Vegas tattoo artist Cleen Rock One faces an incredible challenge on … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Las Vegas homicide detectives are looking for information about a local woman’s death. At approximately 8 a.m. on Nov. 15, officers were dispatched to the area of East Lake Mead Boulevard and Pabco Road to investigate a report of a body found. A private search and rescue company, while searching for a missing female, located the body of an adult female by the side of … Read the rest

Four Las Vegas casino companies earned perfect scores this year on a major advocacy group’s annual yearly rating of corporate practices toward lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. The Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index, the results of which were let go last week, gave a perfect 100 points to MGM Resorts International, Caesars Entertainment, Wynn Resorts and the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. They all scored perfectly last year, too. … Read the rest

Sports betting and advertising

November 26, 2014

Summary: Reviews the growth of sports betting and the accompanying proliferation of sports betting advertising, with particular focus on its integration in to sporting events and broadcasts.It draws on lessons from the advertising of other potentially harmful products, and synthesises research in to gambling advertising and the las Vegas style promotion of sports betting.Key messages Sports betting has grown substantially and is emerging as a noteworthy contributor to issue gambling, … Read the rest

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Wide receiver Shane Wynn performs his impersonation of Indiana coach Kevin Wilson.                

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]Cardinals defensive end Josh Mauro, an undrafted rookie signed off the Pittsburgh Steelers’ practice squad Nov. 14, prospered in his 1st NFL regular-season opportunity.                

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By Pashtana Usufzy (contact) Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 | 2:49 p.m. A 27-year-old guy has-been arrested (taken in to custody) in Southern California in Saturday’s shooting death of a lady near the Las Vegas Strip, Metro Police said. Kevin Meade was arrested (taken in to custody) on warrant on a count of murder in the slaying of 27-year-old Cassandra Rosete, cops said. Rosete died of a gunshot wound to the … Read the rest

By Tony Manfred | Business Insider – <!– google_ad_section_start –> Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Microsoft’s Cortana had a solid Week 12, correctly predicting 11 of 15 NFL games. It’s now 116-60 (65.9%) on the season. Cortana is a Windows phone virtual assistant that’s using a Bing Predicts algorithm to predict each one NFL game this season. It started at the World Cup, where it correctly predicted 15 of 16 knockout stage … Read the rest