“I’m done with winter. I’m ready to move spring up.” This is comedian Lewis Black, speaking from the street on his way to a gig in New Hampshire, battling a snowstorm, and turning his signature outrage on the season. Even something as inane as talking about the weather easily transforms in to a comical mini-rant for the acclaimed comic. “You guys [in Aspen] are used to it and it is … Read the rest

MMAjunkie Radio (noon ET): Michael Bisping, Joe Lauzon, Enson Inoue (in studio)

Joe Lauzon MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with guests Michael Bisping, Joe Lauzon and Enson Inoue. Bisping will call in to talk about his next assignment: C.B. Dollaway at UFC 186. Lauzon has a huge fight on the main card of Saturday’s UFC 183 pay-per-view in Las Vegas against Al Iaquinta. He’ll be in the studio to talk about the fight. And former PRIDE and … Read the rest

Patriots could again limit Las Vegas sports books’ winnings in Super Bowl

Matt Slocum / AP New England QB Tom Brady holds the championship trophy after the AFC title game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. By Case Keefer (contact) Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 | 2 a.m. Wes Welker’s Super Bowl 46 drop The Red Rock sports book likely erupted in a mountain of cheers when Wes Welker infamously dropped a pass in the final minutes of the New England Patriots’ … Read the rest

Nine of the craziest food challenges in Las Vegas

<!–<div class=”stampAd”>–> <!– –> <!– /.photoMeta –> Takeru Kobayashi 1st stunned the competitive eating world when he downed 50 hot dogs in 12 minutes in the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest in 2001, doubling the previous record of 25. Try to turn a few heads yourself with these nine food-eating challenges. 1. Ultimate Slider Challenge (Citizens Kitchen & Bar at Mandalay Bay) Sounds effortless to eat 24 sliders in 24 … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 30, 2015 Starpoint Resort Group knows how noteworthy it is for travelers to have unique experiences each one time in that they visit the Las Vegas Strip. It moreover knows how noteworthy it is for individuals and companies alike to be able to give back to their local communities and support worthy causes. For this reason, Starpoint Resort Group is excited to share a unique … Read the rest

White Castle arrives with loyalty in tow

Mikayla Whitmore A line of customers wait to order sliders at the grand opening of White Castle at the Best Western Plus Casino Royale on the Strip on Jan. 27, 2015. By Billy Johnson Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 | 2 a.m. White Castle Grand Opening Launch slideshow » It was 3:30 on an early Saturday morning, and the sheer whiteness of the room blew out everyone’s vision like an overexposed … Read the rest

<!–<div class=”stampAd”>–> <!– –> Cirque du Soleil started KÀ at the MGM Grand on Feb. 3, 2005. Much has changed on the Strip—and the MGM Grand—in those 10 years, yet KÀ remains a constant, drawing capacity crowds to its $165 million, 1,950-seat theater for 10 performances each one week. It’s rare enough in that any show lasts in that long in Las Vegas, yet KÀ has moreover maintained one-third of … Read the rest

A look at Death Row Records founder Marion “Suge” Knight’s troubles over the past 20 years: ” 1996: After badly beating a rival with Tupac Shakur at a Las Vegas, Nevada, hotel shortly before Shakur suffered fatal gunshot wounds, Knight was sent to prison for nearly five years. ” 2002: Knight was jailed for violating his probation by associating with gang members in Los Angeles, California. ” 2003: After punching … Read the rest

Other news A look at Death Row Records founder Marion “Suge” Knight’s troubles over the past 20 years: — 1996: After badly beating a rival with Tupac Shakur at a Las Vegas, Nevada, hotel shortly before Shakur suffered fatal gunshot wounds, Knight was sent to prison for nearly five years. — 2002: Knight was jailed for violating his probation by associating with gang members in Los Angeles, California. — 2003: … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -A 3-month-old boy who died last week was among nine children removed from a North Las Vegas home last month after cops asserted they found them living in squalor. According to an arrest report from North Las Vegas police, Geneva Morgan and Donald Hemmings Jr. were each charged with eight counts of felonious child neglect on Dec. 20, after cops entered the filthy home while serving a … Read the rest

With Nick Diaz finally in Las Vegas, he has quickly become the center of attention for this weekend’s UFC 183 event. That appears to be just fine for Anderson Silva, who looks to be as relaxed as ever in his comeback fight in the third episode of “UFC Embedded.” The online series previews this week’s card at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, in addition to the middleweight headliner … Read the rest