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42 min ago | South China Morning Post

US releases online gambling kingpin and alleged 14K triad member Paul Phua on bail

Former top Macau junket operator arrested in Las Vegas is believed to be behind one of the world's largest online gambling websites, Manila-based IBCBet US federal immigration officials released Asian gambling kingpin Paul Phua from custody on Monday evening in the latest twist to an ever complicating saga around the alleged leading member of Hong ... (more)


Related Topix: THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games, Southeast Asia, World News, Hong Kong, Games, Poker

4 hrs ago | KALC-FM Denver


Join Slacker & Steve for LIVE @ FIVE at The Tavern Downtown and catch performances from Alice Artist's all summer long! Plus, Slacker & Steve will be playing lots of games and giving away prizes including artist meet and greet passes, concert tickets and more! One lucky person will win a trip to Las Vegas on to join Slacker & Steve ... (more)


Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Punk, Video Games, Los Angeles, CA, Better Than Ezra, Pop/Rock, Louisiana State University, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

9 hrs ago |

Book Review - 'The Hard Way' by Cathi Stoler

Gamblers are a fickle lot. If there's even a hint of a suggestion that a place is jinxed, they'll up and run like nobody's business, never to return.


Related Topix: Video Games, THQ

13 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

U.S. casino industry in the midst of collapse

Atlantic City is in free fall with its newest mega casino, Revel, filing for bankruptcy protection, Showboat Atlantic City announcing it will close Aug. 31, and Trump Plaza Hotel Casino closing Sept.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, THQ, Video Games, Maggie Hassan, US Governors, Opinion

17 hrs ago | RGT Online

Dotty's taverns are simply complex

The 160,000-square-foot North Las Vegas warehouse and headquarters of Nevada Restaurant Services, Inc. - parent company of the Dotty's chain of taverns - is a cross between Costco, Home Depot, a slot machine manufacturing plant and a direct-mail house.


Related Topix: Nevada, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games, North Las Vegas, NV

Mon Jul 28, 2014

O-R Online

Washington County Courthouse to be featured in upcoming a Southpawa

Actor Jake Gyllenhaal sits in the audience during the welterweight title boxing fight between Amir Khan and Luis Collazo earlier this year in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: THQ, Video Games, Washington County, PA, Washington, PA, Indiana, PA


1 arrested, another cleared in Vegas casino heist

This photo provided by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Jesse Jones.


Related Topix: THQ, Video Games

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

Divas star Frank Marino to appear on season premiere of TLC show

The longest-running headliner in Las Vegas, Frank Marino, along with his cast of female impersonators in Divas Las Vegas at The Quad Resort & Casino , will be featured on the season six premiere of TLC's "Long Island Medium."


Related Topix: Video Games, THQ

Business News

Tekken 7 trailer reveals it's the end for the Mishima saga

An extended trailer for Tekken 7 has been revealed this weekend, and with the series' 20th anniversary this year, could we see the game released soon? San Diego Comic Con is the con that just keeps on giving - another big reveal at the convention this weekend was the extended trailer for Tekken 7 .


Related Topix: Video Games, THQ, Epic, Unreal Engine 4

Live Design Online

Elation Lighting Upgrade for Busy South Point Casino Showroom

One of the most successful off-the-Strip venues in Las Vegas, South Point Hotel and Casino is captivating guests at its ultra-busy Showroom and is doing it with an economical dynamic lighting package from Elation Professional that includes LED pixel mapping effects.


Related Topix: Video Games, THQ

PRLog US Entertainment

iHeartRadio Music Festival 2014

PRLog - Jul. 28, 2014 - LAS VEGAS -- Clear Channel announced the star-studded line-up for the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival, the legendary weekend-long concert event that re-writes radio history each year, taking place on September 19th and 20th in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: THQ, Video Games, Celebrities, Ryan Seacrest

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Seattle Times

Audi’s 4G A3 rides into the future as rolling LTE hotspot

The 2015 Audi 4G A3's special Nvidia processor helps the display that pops up in the middle of the dashboard to provide higher resolution,so the Google Earth graphics you can peruse are more vivid and responsive.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Google Earth, THQ, Video Games, Netflix


Dodge to sell off first Challenger SRT Hellcat for charity

Want to get your hands on a new 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat , and can't wait to be the first to get one? Las Vegas will be the place to be on September 27. That's where Barrett-Jackson will auction off the very first example.


Related Topix: Coupe, Dodge Challenger, Dodge, Convertible, SRT Viper, Dodge Viper, THQ, Video Games, Reno, NV

Bellagio robbery: 'White Pride' tattooed man named person of interest

The recent Bellagio robbery netted an armed gunman tens of thousands in cash and police are urging anyone with information to contact authorities.


Related Topix: THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games

The Honolulu Advertiser

Total overhaul in the cards as Westgate purchases LVH

After a month of unconfirmed reports, it's now official that the LVH, just off the north end of the Strip, has been sold to Westgate Resorts for an amount in the range of $150 million to $170 million.


Related Topix: Video Games, THQ, Travel

Sat Jul 26, 2014

South China Morning Post

Online gambling guru and '14K triad member' Paul Phua snared in Las Vegas arrest

A private jet sits on the runway at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: THQ, Video Games, Prison, World News, Malaysia, Games, Poker

National Ledger

Taylor Swift Contributes to Street Musician - Set for iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas

Taylor Swift showed off her enviable figure in a matching grey and white crop top and skirt as she enjoyed a stroll in New York's Central Park.


Related Topix: Video Games, THQ

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Coroner IDs bicyclist killed by suspected DUI driver near South Point Casino

The Clark County coroner has identified the bicyclist killed Friday afternoon when he was hit by a car on Las Vegas Boulevard near South Point Casino.


Related Topix: Clark County, NV, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott: Next Vegas Residency Won't Happen Until Late 2015

Def Leppard will return to Las Vegas for another extended stay. It just won't happen as quickly as they'd previously thought.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Def Leppard, THQ, Video Games

Fri Jul 25, 2014


2015 Challenger SRT Hellcat VIN0001 To Be Auctioned For Charity At Barrett-Jackson Vegas

A one-off take on the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat for the very first example will cross the auction block for charity at the Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas event in September.


Related Topix: Coupe, Dodge Challenger, Dodge, Convertible, SRT Viper, THQ, Video Games