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

Interview: Shania Twain explains why her upcoming tour really will be her last

By Nick Patch, The Canadian Press | The Canadian Press – <!– (S) –>TORONTO – During her two-year residency and revitalization in the desert, Shania Twain arrived at a crossroads that’s familiar to many who venture to the Las Vegas Strip: she couldn’t decide whether it was time to quit.”I thought the Las Vegas show would be my farewell moment onstage,” Twain asserted during an interview in Toronto on Wednesday.”I … Read the rest

NASCAR Hauler Parade roars down Las Vegas Strip

A semitruck holding vehicles for the NASCAR races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway paraded up Las Vegas Boulevard on March 5, 2015. (FOX5) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – The annual yearly kickoff to NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas, the Hauler Parade, rumbled down the Las Vegas Strip Thursday evening. “It’s worth each one penny I spent to get here, each one penny,” asserted Brent Smith, who had a spot on Las … Read the rest