SugarHouse Casino plans to open its temporary 24-table poker room to the public Saturday at noon, the Fishtown company said. SugarHouse general manager Wendy Hamilton told the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board in June in that the temporary poker room is expected to generate $11 million in revenue during the 13 many months it is expected be open. In July, SugarHouse broke ground on a $164 million expansion in that will … Read the rest

2015 World Series Odds: Dodgers, Nationals are Joint, Early Favorites

SHARE ON FACEBOOK SHARE ON TWITTERTWEET SHARE ON WHATSAPPWHATSAPP The 2014 baseball season is over. The Giants won another World Series, did you hear? Madison Bumgarner was impressive and received a new Chevy Truck. The new season does not begin until April, 2015 yet the odds for which team will be pouring beer and champagne all over each other a year from now is already available. (Make sure to get … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS — A Las Vegas guy grieving the death of his brother is now hoping cops will make an arrest soon. The circumstances surrounding Mike Wysocki’s death sound like a movie plot. The private investigator was killed at a Las Vegas casino. As a private eye Wysocki worked on several high profile cases in Las Vegas and now his death is at the center of a homicide investigation. The … Read the rest

Celebrity preview: Eva Longoria, Chris Brown, Nick Jonas, Erasure, Phish, Halloween parties g(al)ore

Denise Truscello/WireImage/DeniseTruscello.net Domenick Allen, Leigh Zimmerman, Eva Longoria and Robin Leach attend the Nevada Ballet’s 2012 Woman of the Year event at CityCenter’s Cartier in Aria on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. Eva Longoria was honored at the 28th annual event. By Robin Leach (contact) Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 | 2 p.m. Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert Launch slideshow » Zombie Burlesque Happy 150th birthday, Nevada! Today officially marks the anniversary of … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> While Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has ruled out the historic prospect at such an early stage of the season, there is growing belief his squad is strong enough to complete the season unbeaten, thus emulating Arsenal’s unbeaten season of 2003/2004.If they ignore defeat tomorrow, they will be a quarter of the way to achieving the feat, with British bookmakers rating it still as a 10-1 shot.The return … Read the rest

Ford Unleashes Three New EcoBoost Expeditions at SEMA

Vaccar Expedition New 2015 Ford Expedition reaches the next level of comfort and capability with three customized versions set to be on display at the annual yearly SEMA show in Las Vegas From a 405-horsepower beast to a sophisticated ride with custom amenities and a winter warrior, the industry’s hottest builders took their inspiration from a assortment of subjects to transform Ford Expedition in to a standout at SEMA EcoBoost®-powered … Read the rest

Law enforcement agencies have targeted a suspected crime syndicate deeply involved in Victorian horse racing and with ties to the AFL. The syndicate has wagered millions-of-dollars over the past decade on thoroughbred racing, harness racing and AFL games, frequently using leaked information from sport insiders. The group’s network includes thoroughbred and harness racing trainers, jockeys and drivers, bookmakers and AFL identities, in addition to authorities who have worked at three … Read the rest

LONDON (Reuters) – Premier League leaders Chelsea are increasingly looking the part as the new ‘Invincibles’ as they look to their returning goalscoring predator Diego Costa to maintain their serene progress against Queens Park Rangers on Saturday. While Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has ruled out the historic prospect at such an early stage of the season, there is growing belief his squad is strong enough to complete the season unbeaten, … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> MGM Resorts International (MGM) posted a loss in the third quarter of 2014 owing to a weak Macau market. Revenues, however, beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a delicate margin. Share price of the company rose slightly in the after-market trading hours, possibly due to the fact in that revenues beat expectations by a delicate margin. After posting profits consistently since the beginning of 2013, MGM Resorts … Read the rest

Rep. Steven Horsford, once a sure bet, fights for his political life

Sun Staff Republican congressional nominee Cresent Hardy, left, is running against Democratic Rep. Steven Horsford in the November general election. By Amber Phillips (contact) Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 | 2 a.m. Washington —  As recently as two weeks ago, Democratic Rep. Steven Horsford appeared on his way to an effortless success in his 1st re-election bid to represent North Las Vegas and central Nevada in Congress. Now he’s in the … Read the rest

CBC – <!– google_ad_section_start –>NHL star Thomas Vanek’s name has surfaced again in connection with a case involving an alleged illegal sports gambling ring and cash laundering in Western New York. The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reported today in that a bookmaker pleaded guilty Thursday to laundering a $230,000 US gambling debt, which was paid off with a New York Islanders salary cheque, reportedly the man’s attorney. The payment was … Read the rest