After board votes to oust her, Elaine Wynn implores Wynn Resorts investors to re-elect her

By Kimberly Pierceall, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – <!– (S) –>By Kimberly Pierceall, The Associated Press LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Admonishing the Wynn Resorts board for attempting to oust its only female director and defending her role with the company, Elaine Wynn implored shareholders in a proxy acknowledgment Thursday to re-elect her to the board after other directors voted not to re-nominate her. The shake-up prompted the … Read the rest

Elaine Wynn says she'll seek new term on Wynn Resorts board

<!– (S) –> <!– –>NEW YORK (AP) — Elaine Wynn confirmed Thursday in that she will seek another cycle on the board of directors of Wynn Resorts, which asserted it wouldn’t nominate her for re-election. Wynn, who has-been on the board of directors since 2002, asserted she has four decades of experience in the casino and hospitality industries and a deep knowledge of Wynn Resorts. She moreover noted in that … Read the rest

Elaine Wynn fights to stay on Wynn Resorts board

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — Admonishing the Wynn Resorts board for attempting to oust its only female director and defending her role with the company, Elaine Wynn implored shareholders in a proxy acknowledgment Thursday to re-elect her to the board after other directors voted not to re-nominate her.<!– –>The shake-up prompted the ex-wife of company chairman and CEO Steve Wynn to ask shareholders directly for their votes ahead … Read the rest

What are the odds Michael Sam ever plays in the NFL?

<!– (S) –> Michael Sam’s immediate future may be on the dance floor, as the aspiring NFL player will appear in the upcoming season of “Dancing with the Stars.” But reportedly one sports book, Michael Sam has a better chance at being in the league again than becoming the next Fred Astaire. According to gaming website Bovada.lv, Sam is currently at 9-to-1 odds to win the upcoming season of “Dancing … Read the rest

Poll finds a majority in NJ oppose gambling outside Atlantic City

Supporters of a casino in the Meadowlands or other North Jersey locations face a noteworthy challenge ahead to win over state residents to the idea, if a poll let go Thursday is any indication. Opposition to expanding casino gambling beyond Atlantic City was expressed by 57 % of the 901 residents statewide who were canvassed in recent days by the Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll. Supporters of such a measure … Read the rest

MGM sets March 24 groundbreaking on $800M casino

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State Department policy asks staffers not to use personal email

Tan Sri’s son feared dead in burnt car | theSundaily KUALA LUMPUR: The son of an ex-political advisor to former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is feared dead following the recovery of a charred body of a guy in a burnt car at Bukit Damansara today. Police traced the razed car, a silver Perodua Myvi three hours after to the 80-year-old political advisor who is a Tan Sri and … Read the rest

Brody Jenner + William Lifestyle, Steve Aoki, Gary LeVox, Craig Wayne Boyd

Courtesy William Lifestlye and Brody Jenner are new resident DJs at Tao in the Venetian. By Robin Leach (contact) Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 4:30 p.m. Brody Jenner at Tao Launch slideshow » Steve Aoki: 36th Birthday at Hakkasan Launch slideshow » The exclusive Las Vegas residency of DJ duo Brody Jenner and William Lifestyle kicks off at Tao in the Venetian on Friday and returns March 20. They moreover … Read the rest

Las Vegas celebrities take part in bagging challenge at Smith's

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — If you shopped at Smith’s on Thursday, you may have run in to a few local celebrities. The Smith’s at Tropicana and Bonanza held a Celebrity Bagging Challenge. For each bag of groceries completed by a celebrity, Smith’s donated a bicycle to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada. “A bicycle to a child is their ability to have fun, get with their friends and … Read the rest

Lawmakers To Consider Bill That Would Expand Gambling

HARTFORD — A legislative committee will consider a bill in that would expand gambling in Connecticut, possibly adding a place somewhere between Hartford and the Massachusetts border along I-91, a key legislator asserted Thursday. Rep. Steve Dargan, D-West Haven, asserted the measure is expected to come before his committee, the public safety and security committee, by March 19. “It’s pretty simple: Do we want to expand gaming in the state … Read the rest