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MGM Resorts International posted weaker-than-expected bottom-line results for the third quarter, injure by lower revenue at its China operations. Shares fell 3.9% to $22 in recent premarket trading. The company has seen traffic increase at its Las Vegas hotels and casinos and has generally done well in Macau. Beyond these core markets, MGM Resorts, like its rivals, is looking to broaden its market in to Japan following momentum in the … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — A judicial estimate has denied a request from Nevada’s lawyer general to temporarily shut down the ride-sharing company Uber’s operations in the state.<!– –>Clark County District Court Judge Douglas Herndon refused to issue the temporary order sought by the Nevada Transportation Authority on Wednesday, saying Uber doesn’t pose immediate risks to public safety.Uber has faced fierce opposition from the state’s heavily regulated taxi … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — MGM Resorts International is offering a sneak peek of what Rock in Rio USA will look like when the music festival comes to Las Vegas next year. The casino-entertainment company asserted it would reveal a model replica of the finished place and preview parts of what the eventual “City of Rock” site will look like on Monday at a media event. The 33-acre open-air music place … Read the rest

  NBA — Kings edge Lakers behind McCallum’s late tip-inBy Nieva TanPhilBoxing.comSun, 26 Oct 2014LAS VEGAS — The Sacramento Kings came from 13 points down late to beat the Los Angeles Lakers by a nose, 93-92, on Friday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at the well-known strip in Las Vegas.After Jeremy Lin nailed a triple with 4:29 left in the fourth quarter, the Lakers appeared to be in complete … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Two suspects have been arrested (taken in to custody) following local robberies, and two others are wanted by police. In the night of Oct. 21 and continuing throughout the night, a group of black male adults committed numerous robberies around the Las Vegas Strip corridor. The investigation led to a residence in the northeast part of the valley where two suspects were taken in to … Read the rest

Britney Spears Is Getting Her Own Holiday

Britney Spears performs during her Britney: Piece Of Me Show at Planet Hollywood Casino Resort on August 15, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Denise Truscello The newest prerogative for Britney Spears? Getting her own holiday. Nov. 5 will be Britney Day in Las Vegas, in recognition of the impact Spears has had on Las Vegas since beginning her residency in Dec. 2013. (Yes, this is basically a las Vegas style … Read the rest

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October 24, 2014

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Caesars Entertainment says pop star Britney Spears will get a key to the Las Vegas Strip and celebrate with her own dedicated day. The Las Vegas-based casino giant formally announced Thursday in that it would host “Britney Day” at The LINQ Promenade starting at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 5. Caesars says in that starting at 8 a.m., the 1st 100 people who prove in that they, … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS  — Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers says he trusts player Blake Griffin, and a cops investigation of a man’s complaint in that Griffin attacked him during an argument over a photo at a Las Vegas Strip nightclub shouldn’t distract the team. The Clippers issued a acknowledgment from Rivers before the team’s home exhibition game against the Phoenix Suns. He says he’s very confident things will work out. … Read the rest

Man who held up off-Strip casino cashier sought

Police let go these surveillance video images of a guy who held up an off-Strip casino Oct. 20, 2014. (Source: LVMPD) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – Police are looking for the guy who they asserted held up a cage cashier at an off-Las Vegas Strip casino Monday night. The robbery happened about 8:30 p.m. at a casino near the intersection of Paradise and Flamingo roads. According to Las Vegas Metro … Read the rest

Trio sought in theft from event on Las Vegas Strip

Police let go these surveillance camera images of three people believed to be connected to a Sept. 23, 2014, theft. (Source: LVMPD) Police let go this image of the vehicle believed to be involved in a Sept. 23, 2014, theft. (Source: LVMPD) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – Police asserted Tuesday they are looking for three people who stole something from an event happening at a place on the Las Vegas Strip … Read the rest