Bitcoin bust: Poker site prompts raid, investigation by Nevada gaming authorities

Courtesy Bryan Micon via Twitter Professional poker player Bryan Micon says he was victimized by authorities in a raid over his affiliation with the Seals with Clubs poker website. By J.D. Morris (contact) Friday, March 6, 2015 | 2 a.m. On Feb. 11, Nevada gaming authorities did something they’ve apparently never done before. The Gaming Control Board has investigated many unlicensed gambling operations in the past, yet the poker website … Read the rest

College basketball odds: Virginia faces tough road game at Louisville

The Virginia Cavaliers are 9-0 straight up in their last nine games, yet just 2-5-1 against the announce in their last eight games. They head to Louisville to take on the Cardinals at the KFC Yum! Center this Saturday night as college basketball’s normal season winds down. Virginia is currently going off at 12/1 on the odds to win the NCAA tournament. The Cavs play a low-scoring style of play, … Read the rest

Mark Burnett, MGM and Canada's Bell Media Unveil First Joint Reality Pilot

<!– (S) –> <!– –>After Shark Tank and The Apprentice, Mark Burnett has his next potential business world reality series – Dream Funded: Let the Crowd Decide, a one hour pilot hatched by Canadian broadcaster Bell Media’s partnership with United Artists Media Group.Other backers of the cross-border reality series where entrepreneurs pitch untested business ideas to 100 consumers to earn up to $50,000 contain Burnett’s production partner Roma Downey, Hearst … Read the rest

Thousands of fans excited for NASCAR Weekend at motor speedway

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Thousands of fans will be headed to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for NASCAR Weekend.The annual yearly Hauler Parade kicked off the weekend last night. 50 trucks and trailers made their way down the Las Vegas Strip in front of hundreds of fans. RELATED: 2015 NASCAR Events in Las VegasNASCAR’s top drivers will be at the speedway this weekend, competing in time trials … Read the rest

Race fans come to Las Vegas for NASCAR Weekend

LAS VEGAS – If you have the need for speed, this is your weekend. NASCAR rumbles in to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. More than 250,000 fans are expected in Las Vegas. Big names like Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon are in town for the next leg in the Sprint Cup Series. Unlike most professional sporting events in that last a few hours, NASCAR weekend lasts three … Read the rest

Ambac Announces Cash Tender Offer for Insured Las Vegas Monorail Bonds

<!– (S) –> NEW YORK, March 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (AMBC) (“Ambac”), a holding company whose subsidiaries provide financial guarantees and other financial services, today formally announced in that Ambac Assurance Corporation (“Ambac Assurance”) has commenced a cash tender bid (“the Offer”) to purchase any and all outstanding Las Vegas Monorail Project Revenue Bonds, 1st Tier Series 2000, issued by the Director of the Nevada … Read the rest

Wise money? Bets continue to pour in for underdog Pacquiao against Mayweather

Despite being widely in consideration as an underdog against the undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao is closing in on betting odds ahead of their agreed to be scheduled megafight on May 2. According to ESPN.com, Las Vegas bookkeeper Jimmy Vacarro asserted in that bets as high as $10,000 are being posted on Pacman, resulting in a huge jump from +275 to +175 odds at present. Vacarro further asserted in … Read the rest

Dinah Vegas Sizzles in 2015 as the Favorite Event of Lesbians Worldwide!

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–<!– –> Hit “The Strip” with the hottest women from all over the world! Girl Bar, in association with Total Rewards by Caesars Entertainment, ignites Sin City with the ultimate lesbian weekend in the most extraordinary venues ever offered, as DINAH Vegas sizzles April 23-26, 2015 in fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada. In just four years, Dinah Vegas has exploded in popularity to become the favorite … Read the rest

Vietnam party chief to make U.S. trip, still at odds over human rights

<!– (S) –> HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam’s Communist Party chief will visit the United States this year, Washington’s ambassador asserted on Friday, in a landmark trip underlining a rapid strengthening of ties between former foes still at odds over human rights.<!– –> Nguyen Phu Trong would be the 1st party general secretary to visit the United States, which will moreover receive Vietnam’s Minister of Public Security, who oversees a cops … Read the rest