<!– (S) –> Tyron Woodly went the distance and came out on top with a split decision over Kevin Gastelum in the co-main event at UFC 183 on Saturday in Las Vegas.Woodley fought a close bout, outlasting a late offense from his foe in the third round to earn the split nod with scores of 29-28, 28-29 and 30-27.Through the 1st round, Gastelum held center Octagon for the majority of … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS – For a guy who did not absolutely look like he wanted to be there, Kelvin Gastelum put forth an admirable effort against Tyron Woodley. Still, it was not enough in the eyes of two of the three judges, as Woodley (15-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) rode a powerful right hand and an elusive stand-up style to a split decision success (29-28, 28-29, 30-27) over the previously unbeaten Gastelum … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — Maybe Anderson Silva wasn’t quite the Spider again. After 13 many months off with a broken leg, a comfortable success over a taunting opponent was enough to make him collapse in tears.<!– –>Silva won a unanimous decision in his comeback fight Saturday night, trouncing Nick Diaz at UFC 183.Silva (34-6) landed most of the huge blows against the trash-talking Diaz, controlling a strange … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: February 1, 2015, 12:18 AM ET By David Purdum | ESPN.com <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin tale body –> Big, influential cash on the Seattle Seahawks showed up Saturday in Las Vegas, causing sports books to adjust the Super Bowl point announce heading in to game day. The MGM, Caesars, Westgate, Golden Nugget, South Point, Station’s and CG Technology sports books moved the line … Read the rest

On the Penguins: NHL headed to Las Vegas?

On the Penguins: NHL headed to Las Vegas? February 1, 2015 12:00 AM <!– w:2600 h:2355 –> Peter Diana / Post-GazetteChris Kunitz appeared in his 700th NHL game Friday night. Share with others: Tweet Related Media: Penguins’ Simon Despres-Kris Letang pairing benefits both Penguins notebook: Evgeni Malkin on the mend and on the move By Dave Molinari / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Could there be a better place than Las Vegas for … Read the rest

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February 1, 2015

Nevada casinos win $11B in 2014 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s slow and steady gambling winning streak stopped in 2014 with $11 billion captured behind casino cages, down 1.1 % from a year ago. The places where the winnings dropped or did not is what interested David Schwartz, the director of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ Center for Gaming Research. The Las Vegas Strip’s casinos were down 16.4 % … Read the rest

<!– (S) –>A record 41.1 million visitors descended on Las Vegas last year.The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority asserted the number of visitors who stayed overnight in 2014 was up 3.7 per cent from 39.7 million in 2013. The total visitor volume is the most the destination has ever seen in one year.Of those, 5.2 million visitors attended one or more of the 22,103 conventions held last year. Both … Read the rest

When Joanne Langston-Hendrickson’s faucet started leaking in her Las Vegas home, a mate, pal told her to visit a Habitat for Humanity ReStore, a nonprofit home improvement store. Her decision to do so resulted in more than just a new sink. “I saw a sign at the store in that asserted you get a discount if you volunteer,” Langston-Hendrickson said. “I was looking for something to do to get out … Read the rest

If you’re looking for the epicenter of the Las Vegas Valley’s housing earthquake, do not look to the northwest. Don’t annoy with Henderson, or even North Las Vegas. Consider instead the 5-mile stretch of the 215 Beltway from Rainbow Boulevard to Tropicana Avenue in that real estate locals call “the curve.” Sure, home and land prices plummeted and foreclosures soared across the valley. Still, no other corner of the city … Read the rest

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Data show China’s manufacturing activity contracted for the 1st time in over two years of time in January.

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317 shares LAS VEGAS – Derek Brunson made quick work of veteran Ed Herman, and even got in a little dancing time. A complex left hand set up a flurry in that forced the referee to save Herman (22-11 MMA, 9-8 UFC) only 36 seconds after the opening bell rang, giving Brunson (13-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC) a quick TKO. The middleweight bout was part of the preliminary card of today’s … Read the rest