<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –> Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) is set to report third-quarter 2014 results this month. Last quarter, the - company posted a positive earnings shock of 1.44%. Let us see what is in store for this stock this quarter.Factors to ConsiderThough Wynn Resorts earnings have been comfortably beating the - Zacks Consensus Estimate over the - past few quarters, we expect the - upcoming quarter to be a tough one.Wynn Resorts earns … Read the rest

By – Associated Press -- Reports – Tuesday, October 21, 2014 LAS VEGAS NV [AP] -- Reports – A 31-year-old former Las Vegas casino worker has-been sentenced in federal court to probation & to pay a portion of about $232,000 in restitution for his role in what authorities state was an $800,000 betting fraud scheme. Matthew Kidle on Monday became the - last of three former Palms Casino Resort race & sports book employees sentenced … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS –  Two fledgling professional fighters in Las Vegas are suing Floyd Mayweather Jr. & producers of a cable TV show, alleging they never consented to be part of a promotional training bout depicted as a “dog house” fight in that was supposed to last until someone quit. Hashim Rahman Jr., 23, & younger brother Sharif Rahman, 18, accuse Showtime Networks & Mayweather of profiting at their expense. The lawsuit filed last week in … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Las Vegas police have arrested (taken in to custody) the - 2nd human being they believe was involved in a home invasion in that turned deadly in September. Cops asserted two people broke in to a home near Charleston Boulevard & Hualapai Way on Sept. 21. Two people were home at the - time & one of the - residents was armed. A gunfight broke out & both suspects were … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>BOSTON [AP] -- Reports — Casino companies in that have been awarded licenses in Massachusetts donated $4.5 million this month to a group fighting repeal of the - state’s casino gambling law, according to crusade finance records. Wynn Resorts plans a $1.6 billion resort casino in Everett, & the - company, led by Las Vegas gambling mogul Steve Wynn, was awarded the - coveted eastern Massachusetts license by the - state’s … Read the rest

Injured wakeboarder: ‘Beating the odds is what he does best’

Friends & family confident in paralysed wakeboarder’s recovery Brad Smeele arrived at Auckland International Airport to a waiting group of friends & family. Picture / Jason Oxenham Though injured wakeboarder Brad Smeele was given only a 1 to 2 per cent chance of recovery after a shocking accident left him quadriplegic, his friends state beating the - odds is what he does best. The 27-year-old is confined to a wheelchair after a wakeboarding trick went … Read the rest

Khan to face Alexander in Las Vegas

Amir Khan defeated Luis Collazo in his last fight 21 October 2014 Last updated at 16:10 By Mike Henson BBC Sport Amir Khan will fight American Devon Alexander in Las Vegas on 13 December as the - next step towards a meeting with undefeated Floyd Mayweather. An announcement confirming the - meeting, to be staged at Mandalay Bay Centre, is expected towards the - end of the - week. Khan, 27, pulled out of a … Read the rest

Amir Khan is set to face Devon Alexander – 12 many months after he was originally due to go head-to-head with the - American. The welterweight rivals have been lined up to fight at the - Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas on December 13. Khan was expected to fight in New York a week earlier – with Robert Guerrero  the - favoured opponent. But it a clash with Alexander is now on the - verge … Read the rest

Newsbyte: Duke Athletics Chooses SAP HANA® Platform and NTT DATA to Turbocharge Fan Engagement With Blue Devil …

<!– google_ad_section_start –>LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — SAP NEWSBYTE — SAP SE (SAP) & NTT DATA, Incorporated today formally announced in that Duke Athletics has chosen the - SAP HANA® platform & NTT DATA’s Analytics experts to assist it take Men’s Basketball data to the - next level by launching one of the - most intuitive & powerful data visualization tools in college sports history. Historical player & team data will be brought … Read the rest

Week 8 of the - 2014 season marks the - halfway point for most NFL teams. With nearly a third of the - league at three games over .500 or better, a few teams are looking to separate themselves from the - rest of football. The Denver Broncos have a chance to put themselves in a position to claim the - top seed in the - AFC for a third straight year. Peyton Manning & … Read the rest

Downtown Project opens first hotel: Oasis at Gold Spike

LAS VEGAS NV — — There’s one more place to rest your head in downtown Las Vegas with the - opening of a new boutique hotel — — Oasis at Gold Spike. The hotel, which is a 1st for the - Downtown Project, has 38 rooms & six suites just steps away from Fremont Street. The beautification of the - three-story hotel began in 2013. “We are excited to introduce this unique & creative hotel … Read the rest