Nasdaq 100 Movers: STX, WYNN

In early trading on Monday, shares of Wynn Resorts (WYNN) topped the list of the day’s best performing components of the Nasdaq 100 index, trading up 4.0%.  Year to date, Wynn Resorts registers a 2.1% gain. And the worst performing Nasdaq 100 component thus far on the day is Seagate Technology (STX), trading down 10.7%.  Seagate Technology is lower by about 14.1% looking at the year to date performance. Two … Read the rest

Childhood spent out doors, adulthood devoted to service: the life of David Wynn

By The Canadian Press | The Canadian Press – <!– (S) –>ST. ALBERT, Alta. – A look at the life of RCMP Const. David Matthew Wynn, who died in the line of duty:Oct. 18, 1972: Born in Newcastle, N.B. Wynn’s family says his childhood revolved around the outdoors: fishing, camping, snowmobiling and riding dirt bikes. His family had a cottage at Oak Point, N.B., and he was active in the … Read the rest

Online dating odds getting better

It’s complex to imagine needing more online seeing options in a world in that already offers eHarmony, Tinder, Meet-an-Inmate.com and everything in between.But online seeing has a reputation for failing. The failures are so comically pervasive in that Instagram accounts like Bye Felipe and Tinder Nightmares exist just to chronicle people’s Internet seeing misadventures.Still, the odds are really improving for people looking for love online – and the companies selling … Read the rest

Bookmakers slash odds on Greece leaving the euro

(LONDON) – Bookmakers slashed the odds on Greece abandoning the euro after an anti-austerity coalition swept to power on Monday, with one of the companies even suspending betting. Irish betting company Paddy Power asserted it was taking bets with odds of 4/1 on the troubled economy abandoning the bloc before 2018, meaning a favorable bet of one pound would result in a win of four pounds. This compared with odds … Read the rest

Ivy Leaguers Join Deflated Footballs in Super Bowl Prop Wagers

Fullback James Develin has 20-1 odds of becoming the 1st Ivy League player to score a touchdown in Super Bowl history. Television announcers talking about whether the New England Patriots used deflated footballs could moreover win cash for bettors. Develin scored his 1st touchdown of the season in the Patriots’ 45-7 success over the Indianapolis Colts Jan. 18 in the American Football Conference Championship, a game in that spurred the … Read the rest

MMAjunkie Radio (noon ET): Miesha Tate and Burt Watson in studio

Miesha Tate MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with in-studio guests Miesha Tate and Burt Watson. Tate fights Olympic medalist Sara McMann on Saturday at UFC 183. Watson will again be backstage at the event as the UFC’s site coordinator. MMAjunkie Radio airs from noon to 2 p.m. ET (9 to 11 a.m. PT), live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The show … Read the rest

Hakkasan Group Signs Calvin Harris to Exclusive Three-Year Partnership

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS, January 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –<!– –>Global hospitality company Hakkasan Group today formally announced an exclusive three-year partnership with GRAMMY Award-winning artist Calvin Harris. The international DJ, writer and producer will hold residencies at three Hakkasan Group venues and split his time between Hakkasan Nightclub and WET REPUBLIC at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, and Omnia Nightclub at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, which is agreed … Read the rest

Wynn and Encore ink residencies with 27 DJs in Las Vegas

Danny Mahoney DJ Kaskade has signed a multiyear residency with XS and Encore Beach Club, both in Encore, it was formally announced Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. By Robin Leach (contact) Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 | 9:59 a.m. Ryan Lochte, David Guetta at Encore Beach Club Launch slideshow » Wynn and Encore Las Vegas DJs The nightclub wars on signing top global DJs intensified this morning when Steve Wynn revealed an … Read the rest

Confirmed! Diana Ross returns to Las Vegas with start of mini-residency

Matt Sayles / Invision / AP Diana Ross presents the Dick Clark Award for Excellence to Taylor Swift at the 42nd Annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theater L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. By Robin Leach (contact) Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 | 9:14 a.m. Diana Ross at Paris Launch slideshow » The Supremes superstar singer Diana Ross has inked April dates for the 1st nine … Read the rest

Bill Engvall, still ‘hating stupid people,’ to appear at Treasure Island

What goes with Nascar racing better than blue collar comedy?Bill Engvall, a normal at Treasure Island Las Vegas for the past five years, returns to headline right before the 2015 Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race the 1st weekend in March. Just as the cars getting ready to battle it out on the 1.5-mile tri-oval at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Engvall sashays on stage to deliver his signature, … Read the rest