Updated NOV 22, 2014 7:53p ET NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — President Barack Obama played golf at an exclusive Las Vegas-area course with a retired shortstop, a Democratic Party donor and a newspaper owner. After Obama took about five hours to play the 18 holes at Shadow Creek in North Las Vegas on Saturday, the White House asserted in that he decided to play an additional nine holes. His foursome … Read the rest

WASHINGTON — The admiral fired last year as No. 2 commander of U.S. nuclear forces might have made his own counterfeit $500 poker chips with paint and stickers to feed a gambling habit in that eventually saw him banned from an whole entire network of casinos, reportedly a criminal investigative report obtained by the Associated Press. Related News/Archive Although Rear Adm. Timothy Giardina’s removal as deputy head of U.S. Strategic … Read the rest

HOUSTON — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban strongly agreed with NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s opinion in that sports betting should be legalized throughout the United States, predicting it would happen within three to five years.In an op-ed piece in the New York Times earlier this month, Silver lobbied for the federal government to allow states to authorize betting on professional sports, subject to strict regulatory requirements and technological safeguards.”I agree … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: November 22, 2014, 9:43 PM ET By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin tale body –> HOUSTON — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban strongly agreed with NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s opinion in that sports betting should be legalized throughout the United States, predicting it would happen within three to five years. In an op-ed piece in the New York Times earlier … Read the rest

Here’s How Likely Each Poker Hand Is

By Andy Kiersz | Business Insider – <!– google_ad_section_start –> Julia La Roche for Business Insider Poker is a fantastic game, particularly alluring to competitive, creative types who love numbers. Business Insider’s Eugene Kim has profiled some of Silicon Valley’s biggest poker fans, and the game is moreover huge draw with the Wall Street crowd.  While I’m far from a serious, professional poker player, I do occasionally get a chance … Read the rest

By MESFIN FEKADUAP Music Writer Enrique Iglesias picked up his 1st Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies in addition to song of the year for his platinum hit, “Bailando,” while Calle 13 set a record for most Latin Grammy wins with 21.Iglesias accepted his awards from Paris, where he was tour. “Bailando” moreover won best urban song and performance, beating out Latin Grammy favorites Calle … Read the rest

  Las Vegas press row: Fight in Macao could be short and sweetBy Emmanuel Rivera, RRTPhilBoxing.comSun, 23 Nov 2014“Kid , take me to your favorite Chinese restaurant. I do not care if the food is lousy as long as it is pricey.”—the amazing Filipino humorist “Ka Doroy” Teodoro Valencia once said. (Tagalog: “Bata, Dalhin mo ako sa paborito mong restawran. Kahit hindi masarap. Basta mahal.”Tonight, Manny Pacquiao defends his world welterweight … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>NORTH LAS VEGAS Nev. (Reuters) – Of all the more than 200 rounds of golf Barack Obama has played as president, his outing on Saturday will probably prove to be a highlight: Teeing it up with New York Yankees amazing Derek Jeter. Obama’s foursome included Jeter, Brian Greenspun, who is owner of the Las Vegas Sun, and businessman and Democratic donor Stephen Cloobeck. They played at … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: November 22, 2014, 6:44 PM ET Associated Press <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin tale body –> NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — President Barack Obama is playing golf at an exclusive Las Vegas-area course with a retired shortstop, a Democratic Party donor and a newspaper owner. After Obama took about five hours to play the 18 holes at Shadow Creek in North Las Vegas on … Read the rest

<!– begin mod-article-title –> Updated: November 22, 2014, 8:36 PM ET By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com <!– end mod-article-title –> <!– begin tale body –> HOUSTON — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban strongly agreed with NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s opinion in that sports betting should be legalized throughout the United States, predicting in that it would happen within three to five years. In an op-ed piece in the New York … Read the rest

By MESFIN FEKADUAP Music Writer Enrique Iglesias picked up his 1st Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies in addition to song of the year for his platinum hit, “Bailando,” while Calle 13 set a record for most Latin Grammy wins with 21.Iglesias accepted his awards from Paris, where he was tour. “Bailando” moreover won best urban song and performance, beating out Latin Grammy favorites Calle … Read the rest