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By The Associated PressMayors of several New Jersey shore towns are joining with members of Congress from the state to oppose allowing oil drilling in the Atlantic Ocean.President Barack Obama this week proposed allowing drilling rights to areas 50 miles off the coasts of Virginia, North and South Carolina and Georgia to be auctioned off in 2021. On a conference call with reporters Friday, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez asserted in … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS — The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce introduced the theme “Bright Lights … Big Ideas!” Friday at its annual yearly Preview Las Vegas. The gathering in that looks in to the city’s economic future touted the more than 25,000 new jobs created in Southern Nevada last year. The expectation is in that job growth will continue this year.“The economy is coming back,” Woodside Homes superintendent Keith Kammer … Read the rest

Const. Wynn’s sons drop ceremonial first puck at Edmonton Oilers game

WATCH ABOVE: The three sons of fallen RCMP Const. David Wynn were given a special honour at the Oilers game Tuesday evening, as the team paid tribute to their father. EDMONTON — An emotional scene unfolded at centre ice before Tuesday’s Edmonton Oilers game as the team honoured fallen Mountie, Const. David Wynn, who was laid to rest Monday. Story continues below Wynn was shot in the head while investigating … Read the rest

Las Vegas sports book takes “seven-figure wager” on Patriots Posted by Mike Wilkening on January 30, 2015, 7:14 PM EST AP You may very well like the Patriots to win Super Bowl XLIX. But you probably aren’t quite as confident as the bettor who placed an without question gigantic wager on New England at an MGM Resorts International sports book in Nevada. According to Micah Roberts of “The Linemakers” of … Read the rest

Jan. 30, 2015 @ 08:15 PM HUNTINGTON — While Jonathan Ellis is in Phoenix for the Super Bowl, he might want to detour 300 miles to Las Vegas. For the 2nd consecutive year, Ellis won The Herald-Dispatch Football Pick ‘Em contest, which invites the public to select winners of college, high school and NFL games throughout football season. For his prognosticating propensity, Ellis won two tickets to Sunday’s Super Bowl, … Read the rest

Arianny Celeste Thiago Santos Thiago Santos and Andy Enz Ildemar Alcantara Richardson Moreira Richardson Moreira and Ildemar Alcantara Jimy Hettes Diego Brandao Diego Brandao and Jimy Hettes Tom Watson Rafael Natal Rafael Natal and Tom Watson John Lineker Ian McCall Ian McCall and John Lineker Derek Brunson Ed Herman and Derek Brunson Sara McMann Miesha Tate Miesha Tate and Sara McMann Thiago Alves Jordan Mein Jordan Mein and Thiago Alves … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> It’s been a long time since UFC 183 main event fighters Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have set foot in the Octagon. They both got another step closer on Friday, as they and the rest of the UFC 183 roster stepped on the scale at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, making their fights official.Considered one of the greatest fighters of all time, Anderson Silva … Read the rest

UFC 183 official weigh-in results: Gastelum, Lineker ridiculously overweight

758 shares Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz LAS VEGAS – The UFC 183 weigh-ins are in the books. Thankfully, headliners Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz has no issue making weight, yet the same couldn’t be asserted for everyone on the card. The weigh-ins took place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, the same place in that hosts Saturday’s pay-per-view event. Kelvin Gastelum weighed in a stunning nine pounds … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS – Did you miss today’s UFC Q&A session with upcoming featherweight title challenger Conor McGregor? Watch the replay now. The session took place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, which plays host to Saturday’s UFC 183 pay-per-view event. At the Q&A session, McGregor made the announcement in that he just signed his deal to fight featherweight champion Conor McGregor at UFC 189 in Las Vegas in … Read the rest

Canadians like the Super Bowl and they like gambling. When the two combine, the result is a massive payday for this country’s underground market in sports betting.Bettors will wager about $150-million on sports this weekend through offshore websites and illegal bookmakers, reportedly the Canadian Gaming Association, a lobby group for the regulated gambling industry. Over the whole entire year, Canadians are expected to bet up to $15-billion through those same … Read the rest