<!– (S) –> Michael Kimble, a 23-Year-Old Entrepreneur from Michigan, Launched the Kickstarter Campaign to Raise Money to Create Custom Poker Chips in that Magic: The Gathering Players Can Use SHELBY TOWNSHIP, MI / ACCESSWIRE / January 29, 2015 / Like many people, Michael Kimble enjoys playing the tradable card game Magic: The Gathering. The game involves building up a collection of cards and battling against opponents and their deck. … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> SANTA MONICA, CA / ACCESSWIRE / January 29, 2015 / WanderPort Corp. (WDRP) is pleased to announce in that its wholly owned subsidiary, Green Organic Holdings Corp. (GOH), will introduce Canna Energy at the upcoming Nightclub and Bar Trade Show in Las Vegas. Canna Energy is an energy supplement drink infused with Hemp seed oil and contains no THC. Without THC, the drinks will not cause a … Read the rest

By Chris Eggertsen of HitFix | Show: “SCTV”Tenure: 1976-79; 1981-1984O’Hara was Gilda Radner’s understudy in Toronto’s Second City stage troupe before getting a TV platform on “SCTV,” where she became the series’ most prominent female cast member thanks to a number of very popular recurring characters in addition to emotionally volatile Las Vegas showgirl Lola Heatherton and foulmouthed nightclub comedian Dusty Towne. She was really cast on “SNL” during the … Read the rest

Diana Ross lands LA residency

January 29, 2015

Motown legend Diana Ross has landed a deal to headline a limited engagement residency in Las Vegas. The Supremes star will take the stage at The Venetian hotel and casino resort for a show called The Essential Diana Ross: Some Memories Never Fade. The concert will contain hits from her nearly five-decade career, in addition to classic songs such as Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, I’m Coming Out and Endless … Read the rest

The gravy train in that is Las Vegas Sands Corp. hit the brakes in the fourth quarter of 2014, as its net revenues for the quarter fell 6.6 % to $3.42 billion, compared to $3.66 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013. The down quarter did not stop the parent company of Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem from posting a strong year in which net revenues increased 5.9 % to a … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–<!– –> Live Bet, a developer of social sports betting 2nd screen experiences, is announcing its new Live Bet Sports free play-by-play tournament-style betting service and app. Launching its open beta just in time for the Super Bowl game on Sunday, February 1st, Live Bet’s ‘lean in’ 2nd screen experience is played along with the game via smartphones, tablets or on a browser, which makes … Read the rest

Casinos and online growth helps Mecca bingo operator Rank Group report 23% jump in first half profits

By Ruth Sunderland for the Daily Mail Published: 07:00 EST, 29 January 2015 | Updated: 07:00 EST, 29 January 2015 Viewcomments Gambling company Rank Group today reported a 23 % increase in 1st half pretax profit to £34.9million, thanks to growth at its Grosvenor casinos business and its online operations. The group’s adjusted 1st half profit figure rose 29 per cent to £35.8million and its dividend was hiked by 19 … Read the rest

COLOMBO – Sri Lanka’s new government on Thursday scrapped benevolent tax concessions for foreign-funded resorts and banned them from in addition to casinos after opposition by the country’s influential Buddhist monks. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe asserted the government would pull with immediate effect tax breaks for three luxury resorts in that had been given the green light to open in Colombo with high-end gambling houses. “We will not allow casinos … Read the rest

ALSO IN News

January 29, 2015
ALSO IN News

A Las Vegas court sentenced the 25-year-old Saudi Air Force sergeant to 35 years of time in prison. (Shutterstock) More > , , , , A Saudi Air Force sergeant convicted in the rape of a 13-year-old boy at a Las Vegas casino hotel was sentenced on Wednesday to 35 years of time to life in prison for the crime, a court spokeswoman said. Mazen Alotaibi, 25, was found guilty … Read the rest

Reaching Las Vegas’ homeless: Volunteers log city’s street population

Ian Whitaker Every year, volunteers count Las Vegas’ homeless. By Ian Whitaker (contact) Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 | 2 a.m. Groups of three and four grab bright green vests, clipboards and heavy flashlights from cardboard boxes in a downtown Las Vegas cafeteria. Just after midnight Wednesday morning, the groups split up, each disappearing down their own darkened stretch of Las Vegas Boulevard. In these groups, one member usually acts as … Read the rest

2015 AVN/AEE wrap: Naughty new reality-TV series ‘The Sex Factor’; AVN Award winners

Picture Boi / Emm Report The red carpet of the 2015 AVN Awards on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at the Hard Rock Hotel. By Robin Leach (contact) Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 | 2:34 a.m. 2015 AVN Awards: Red Carpet Launch slideshow » AVN Carter Cruise, Robin Leach and Dana DeArmond attend Day 1 of the 2015 AVN/Adult Entertainment Expo on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, at the Hard Rock Hotel in … Read the rest