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The Public Education Foundation raised more than $500,000 at its 18th Annual Education Hero Award Dinner. The event honored Kris Engelstad McGarry and the Engelstad Family Foundation, Clint Holmes and Dorothy Eisenberg for their contributions to education and the community. The Bennett Family Foundation has given $1 million toward the creation of the Nevada Medical Center. The center will be a nonprofit organization coordinating and facilitating the shared resources of … Read the rest

By Scott Smith, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – <!– google_ad_section_start –>By Scott Smith, The Associated Press COARSEGOLD, Calif. – When it comes to controlling California’s flashy Las Vegas-style casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations in that collectively generate billions of dollars a year to sustain Native Americans up and down the state. With this backdrop, several tribes in the past two … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>COARSEGOLD, Calif. (AP) — When it comes to controlling California’s lucrative casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations in that collectively generate $7 billion annually and outperformed the Las Vegas Strip last year. Several tribes have fallen in to nasty, sometimes violent, power struggles. The Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino near Yosemite was ordered closed in October after one faction of … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS — More than two decades ago, Las Vegas started its 1st “mega-resort” and it forever changed the face of the Las Vegas Strip. The Mirage marketed itself as fantasy and looked different than other casinos, where the emphasis was totally on gaming. Some believed the Mirage was doomed to fail. Critics of the property asserted it was “overbuilt” and would never make the cash needed to be successful.Prior … Read the rest

By Sky News US Team | Sky News – <!– google_ad_section_start –>Bill Cosby’s shows at casinos in Las Vegas and Arizona have been cancelled as more women come forward to allege he sexually assaulted them years of time ago. Officials at the Treasure Island hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip asserted they mutually agreed with the comedian to cancel his 28 November gig. No reason was given by the Diamond … Read the rest

Bill Cosby performances in Las Vegas, Tucson casinos cancelled

Bill Cosby is finally starting to pull back on public appearances as the sexual assault allegations continued to mount. He has cancelled a show in Las Vegas in that was set for next week, while a February appearance in Tucson, Arizona was moreover cancelled. A spokeswoman for the Treasure Island Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas told the Associated Press in that Cosby’s Nov. 28 was cancelled in agreement with Cosby. “It … Read the rest

By Frazier Moore, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – <!– google_ad_section_start –>NEW YORK, N.Y. – Bill Cosby’s shows at casinos in Las Vegas and Arizona have been cancelled as more women come forward alleging he sexually assaulted them many years of time ago.Officials at the Treasure Island hotel-casino on the Las Vegas strip asserted they’ve mutually agreed with the comedian to cancel his Nov. 28 performance.No reason was … Read the rest

Bill Cosby‘s appearances at casinos in Las Vegas and Arizona have been canceled amid widening allegations of sexual assault. Officials at the Treasure Island hotel casino on the Las Vegas Strip say they’ve mutually agreed with Cosby to cancel his upcoming comedy performance. Treasure Island spokeswoman Michelle Knoll asserted “it was not a acceptable time” for the Nov. 28 performance. She added in that ticketholders will be given refunds. No … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Cosby’s shows at casinos in Las Vegas and Arizona have been canceled as more women come forward alleging he sexually assaulted them many years of time ago.<!– –>Officials at the Treasure Island hotel-casino on the Las Vegas strip asserted they’ve mutually agreed with the comedian to cancel his Nov. 28 performance.No reason was given by the Diamond Desert casino in Tucson, Arizona, … Read the rest

Cosby Performances Canceled in Las Vegas, Tucson

FILE – In this Nov. 6, 2014 file photo, Entertainer Bill Cosby gestures during an interview about the upcoming exhibit, Conversations: African and African-American Artworks in Dialogue, at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art, in… View Full Caption The Associated Press FILE – In this Nov. 6, 2014 file photo, Entertainer Bill Cosby gestures during an interview about the upcoming exhibit, Conversations: African and African-American Artworks in Dialogue, at … Read the rest