By The Canadian Press | The Canadian Press – <!– google_ad_section_start –>TORONTO – Sweden’s Alexander (The Mauler) Gustafsson, ranked No. 1 among light-heavyweight contenders, will fight No. 3 Anthony (Rumble) Johnson on Jan. 24 on a televised UFC card in Stockholm with the winner earning a title shot.Dan Henderson, returning to middleweight, will meet Gegard Mousasi in the co-main event.The Swedish card will take place at the Tele2 Arena, home … Read the rest

Full Spectrum Laser (FSL) Announces $10 Million Investment From Summer Street Capital to Fuel Rapid Growth in 3D …

<!– google_ad_section_start –>LAS VEGAS, Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Full Spectrum Laser LLC (FSL), and its FSL3D subsidiary, the rapidly-growing laser and 3D printer engineering and manufacturing company based in Las Vegas, NV, has received a $10 million growth equity investment from Summer Street Capital III, L.P., a Buffalo, NY-based private equity fund. FSL will use the financing to expand its world-class engineering and R&D teams as well as develop … Read the rest

Wealthfront CEO Adam Nash delivers a practiced set of rhetorical questions as we discuss the $64 million funding round his company recently closed. “What if this is the right time? What if the millennial generation really is huge enough to drive a alter in financial services? What if, like Charles Schwab 40-years ago, this is a moment when another multi-trillion dollar business gets built?” Technically, Nash is telling me why … Read the rest

Caesars Entertainment Corporation ‘s ( CZR ) shares plunged 7.28% in after-hours trading on Monday as the company posted lackluster third-quarter results.Adjusted loss per share of $2.35 was wider than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of $1.68 as well as from the year-ago quarter’s loss of 87 cents. Caesars was injure by higher interest expenses and sluggish revenue growth at its casinos.Adjusted earnings excluded gain or loss on … Read the rest

Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Stock Lower Today After Credit Suisse Downgrade By Sebastian Silva | 11/05/14 – 10:14 AM EST NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Shares of Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) are down 3.43% to $178.91 after Credit Suisse downgraded Wynn Macau to “underperform” with a price target of HK$23.4. The owner and controller of destination casino resorts is losing customers, as Macau gaming revenue fell worse than expected, analysts said. “According … Read the rest

Aaron Sorkin to adapt poker memoir

Aaron Sorkin’s movie credits contain Moneyball, The Social Network and A Few Good Men Oscar-winner Aaron Sorkin says he will adapt the memoirs of “poker madam” Molly Bloom for the huge screen. For years, Bloom organised high stakes poker games for Hollywood’s elite at which hundreds of millions of dollars would alter hands. Ben Affleck, Leonardo DiCaprio and Pete Sampras were among the stars who played at her invitation-only tables. … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> Wynn Resorts 3Q14 earnings positive (Part 7 of 10)(Continued from Part 6)Occupancy rate at Wynn Resorts Important performance indicators for the hotel industry are occupancy rate, average daily room rate (or ADR), and revenue per available room (or RevPAR). These indicators are noteworthy for casino players like Wynn Resorts (WYNN), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), MGM Resorts (MGM), and Caesars Entertainment (CZR) in that moreover provide hospitality services … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS- Nowhere is the mainstreaming of marijuana more conspicuous than in Sin City this week: Thousands of pot entrepreneurs are descending here for a massive convention dedicated to all things cannabis. Registration alone shows the interest. Last year, the 2nd annual yearly Marijuana Business Conference & Expo drew 700 attendees. This year, more than 2,500 people are registered. Organizers and industry experts say the national trend toward marijuana tolerance … Read the rest

<!– Enable Comments and Related Content items panle logic for short stories NGUXII-5418 –> Las Vegas no longer has a zoo, yet several menageries still bid visitors a chance to view a assortment of wild or, in some cases, mild life in addition to burros, stingrays, tigers and flamingos.In some cases, guests can even interact with some of the planet’s most fearsome creatures.The feeding frenzy begins daily at 1:30 p.m. … Read the rest

Mohegan Sun exec: 3rd Connecticut casino possible – Yahoo News<!–[if lt IE 9]> <![endif]–><!– fe478.global.media.bf1.yahoo.com uncompressed/chunked Wed Nov 12 18:00:08 UTC 2014 –> <!– START full –> <!– START N_C_R –> Follow Yahoo News What to read next Latest Slideshows Latest Video Top Stories <!– END N_C_R –> <!– START wrap –> <!– END wrap –> <!– END full –> <!– Social Events –> <!– Feedback –> <!– SpaceID=84397933 loc=WPFP … Read the rest