By Andrew BlanksteinHip hop mogul Marion “Suge” Knight plowed a truck in to a crowd in Los Angeles Thursday, killing one guy in what authorities are calling a hit-and-run, Knight’s lawyer and law enforcement authorities told NBC News. The lawyer called it an accident. Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives were still investigating the circumstances of the accident on West Rosecrans Avenue in Compton, which took place about 2:55 p.m. (5:55 … Read the rest

By Andrew BlanksteinHip hop mogul Marion “Suge” Knight plowed a truck in to a crowd in Los Angeles Thursday, killing one guy in what authorities are calling a hit-and-run, Knight’s lawyer and law enforcement authorities told NBC News. The lawyer called it an accident. Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives were still investigating the circumstances of the accident on West Rosecrans Avenue in Compton, which took place about 2:55 p.m. (5:55 … Read the rest

By Andrew BlanksteinHip hop mogul Marion “Suge” Knight plowed a truck in to a crowd in Los Angeles Thursday, killing one guy in what authorities are calling a hit-and-run, Knight’s lawyer and law enforcement authorities told NBC News. The lawyer called it an accident. Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives were still investigating the circumstances of the accident on West Rosecrans Avenue in Compton, which took place about 2:55 p.m. (5:55 … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS — No title is on the line yet it is still a contest in that had Ultimate Fighting Championship fans circling their calendars the moment it was announced. That’s what happens, you see, when one of the greatest UFC champions in history returns from a career-threatening injury to take on one of UFC’s most compelling personas who returns from nearly two years of time in exile. Here are … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 37-year-old Florida guy has-been sentenced to 10 years of time to life in Nevada state prison for raping an Australian tourist last year at a Las Vegas Strip hotel-casino. Donovan Joseph of Miami Beach, Florida, moreover was ordered by Clark County District Court Judge Stefany Miley to register as a sex offender with lifetime supervision. Defense lawyer Brian Smith asserted Thursday he’ll appeal Joseph’s convictions … Read the rest

28 January 2015By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Slot machine route controller Golden Gaming, Inc. formally announced Monday it will blend with Minnesota-based Lakes Entertainment, Inc., giving the Las Vegas-based company ownership of a Maryland casino while transitioning in to a publicly traded corporation.The newly named company will be called Golden Entertainment and will be traded on the Nasdaq replacing Lakes’ current listing. Golden Gaming CEO Blake Sartini will be CEO … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> <!– –><!– –>LAS VEGAS, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Global Market Advisors (GMA), a leading consulting firm to the casino gaming, lodging, and airline industries, formally announced today in that William “Bill” Bryson, one of Asia’s leading gaming and hospitality lawyers has joined GMA and will be based in Taipei, Taiwan.Mr. Bryson, who is licensed in the United States and has lived in Asia for 26 years, … Read the rest

28 January 2015By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Blake Sartini asserted Golden Gaming, Inc.’s planned transition in to a publicly traded company was about timing.So far, the CEO’s sense of timing has never been questioned.The merger with Minnesota-based Lakes Entertainment, Inc. will result in the company — recognized as Nevada’s biggest slot machine route controller and tavern owner — acquiring a casino in Maryland and assuming Lakes’ listing on the Nasdaq.As … Read the rest

Celine Dion returns to television in Oprah documentary

Tom Donoghue/DonoghuePhotography.com Rene Angelil and Celine Dion arrive at the “Veronic Voices” premiere at Bally’s on Friday, June 28, 2013. By Robin Leach (contact) Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 | 4:32 p.m. Celine Dion Opening Night Launch slideshow » Celine Dion Superstar singer Celine Dion has literally vanished from the scene while caring for her husband and former manager Rene Angelil battling cancer. The Canadian songbird moreover has-been dealing with her … Read the rest

28 January 2015LAS VEGAS — Lottery giant Scientific Games Corporation, which acquired two slot machine manufacturers in the past 18 months, formally announced Monday it would move its corporate headquarters from New York to Las Vegas.In a statement, the company asserted it would establish its primary U.S. manufacturing operations at facilities it acquired in a $5.1 billion buyout of Bally Technologies, Inc. last year. Scientific Games’ corporate offices will be … Read the rest