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1 hr ago | Miami Today

Economy a fleeting shield in the attack of the mega-casinos

It's not just the struggle for a new state compact with the Seminole Tribe that shields us today from assault by the top guns of global casino owners.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, US Governors, Rick Scott

5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Upstate NY Casino Debate - The Battle of Two Heavyweights: Jim Featherstonhaugh vs. David Flaum?

After voters statewide approved Proposition I last November, which authorized the New York State Legislature to grant up to seven full-scale casino licenses in certain selected zones, tension has brewed throughout the Albany-area and the Capital Region, which is one of the areas slated to receive a full-scale, Las Vegas-style casino in the near ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, US Politics, Albany, NY, Las Vegas, Video Games, Saratoga Springs, NY, Rochester, NY

9 hrs ago | WMDT

Alleged serial killings highlight GPS limits

Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon proved not once, but allegedly twice, that GPS trackers - the electronic leashes worn by 100,000 freed criminals in the U.S. - aren't foolproof.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Las Vegas, Video Games

9 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Alleged Serial Killings Highlight GPS Limits

Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon proved not once, but allegedly twice, that GPS trackers - the electronic leashes worn by 100,000 freed criminals in the U.S. - aren't foolproof.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Las Vegas, Video Games

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Legendary Rocker Burton Cummings to Rock Chicago's Famed City Winery This May

Coming off a sold-out stint in Las Vegas, Burton Cummings legendary rocker and former frontman for The Guess Who is bringing his celebrated show to Chicago's City Winery Wednesday, May 28 and Thursday, May 29, at 8 p.m. City Winery Chicago is located at 1200 W. Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60607.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Pop/Rock, The Guess Who, Chicago, IL, Canada,

Eater

Rich People Things: Wolfgang Puck Serving $474 Whiskey Flights in Las Vegas

Here's one way to spend your IRS refund: Wolfgang Puck 's Las Vegas steakhouse CUT is offering a high-roller whiskey flight focusing on " the Royal '70s ," pouring three ounces of nearly 30-year-old whiskey for $474 .

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Related Topix: Wolfgang Puck, Life, Food, Chefs, Las Vegas, Video Games

The Huffington Post

Pamela Anderson Finally Starts To Remove Barbed Wire Tattoo

Pamela Anderson has finally come to her senses and is in the process of removing the barbed wire tattoo that wraps around her left bicep.

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Related Topix: Baywatch, Soap Opera, Action TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Pamela Anderson, Las Vegas, Video Games, Girls, Lena Dunham

Joystiq

Humble Store Nordic sale discounts Red Faction, Darksiders series and more

Up to 80 percent off is on offer at The Humble Store this week on a large collection of Nordic Games-owned franchises, including old THQ-published favorites Red Faction and Darksiders.

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Related Topix: Red Faction, Video Games, Darksiders, Vigil Games

Forbes.com

Las Vegas Downtown Revival Continues With City's First Munich-Style Beer Garden

There are lots of interesting and offbeat places to eat in Las Vegas, from a medieval joust to atop a copy of Paris' iconic Eiffel Tower, from cloned classic New York steakhouses to the world's largest chocolate fountain.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas, Video Games, Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Dining

Canada.com

Strip away neon and gambling mecca of Las Vegas becomes bicycle haven

For a city synonymous with late nights, Late Night Trailhead just outside of Las Vegas is decidedly different.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, us Travel, North America Travel, Las Vegas, NV, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games

Mon Apr 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hard Rock Cafe in Vegas Hosts Sing for Your Supper with Paul Shortino Tonight

This year, on Tax Day, Hard Rock Cafe is cutting Americans a break by asking them to lay down their wallets and pick up the mic! Tonight, April 15, 2014, Hard Rock Cafe Las Vegas opens up its stage to give fans a chance to "Sing for Your Supper."

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Related Topix: Life, Dining, Las Vegas, Video Games, Pop/Rock, Quiet Riot

KCEN

Police Release Mug Shot of Clinton Shoe Hurling Suspect

Las Vegas Police on Friday released the booking shot of Alison Ernst, who is suspected of throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas Thursday.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games

KOVideo.net

Lana Del Rey Single "West Coast" Officially Debuts

After a few weeks of hints, Lana Del Rey's "West Coast," the first single off 'Ultraviolence,' dropped this morning.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games

Cincinnati.com

Video: Pete Rose at work in Las Vegas

During my recent trip to Las Vegas, I just had to see where Pete Rose works. I thought you'd want to see this too about Pete, who turns 73 on April During my recent trip to Las Vegas, I just had to see where Pete Rose works.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games

Northern Michigan News

Murder suspects were sex offenders under scrutiny

Two registered sex offenders arrested over the weekend on suspicion of killing four Southern California women over a five-month span have known each other since at least 2012, when they both cut their ankle bracelets and boarded a Greyhound bus to Las Vegas together using fake names.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Las Vegas, Video Games, State Prisons, Prison

The Fresno Bee

Murder suspects were sex offenders under scrutiny

A portrait of murder victim Martha Anaya, left, is displayed on a table as her mother Herlinda Salcedo cries Sunday April 13, 2014, while looking at a computer that she used to try and find her in Santa Ana.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Santa Ana, CA, Las Vegas, Video Games

BroadwayWorld.com

RockTellz & CockTails to Welcome Meat Loaf in Return to Planet Hollywood, Beg. 5/6

Following another incredibly-successful run on the famed Las Vegas Strip, RockTellz & CockTails is proud to announce Grammy Award-winning musician and acclaimed actor Meat Loaf will return to the RockTellz & CockTails stage at the PH Showroom inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Meat Loaf, Las Vegas, Video Games, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Cypress University 3.0 Kicks Off in Las Vegas, Conference to Cover...

Being referred to as Cypress University 3.0, the popular spring conference from Cypress Benefit Administrators is back in session for the third year and gets underway today in Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Appleton, WI

Breaking All The Rules

Read the "Totalitarian Collectivism" essay

"I was just told by commissioner Collins of Clark County NV that all of us folks from Utah are a bunch of "inbred bastards" and if we are coming NV to support Cliven Bundy we all "better have funeral plans" The Agenda 21 model is evident for the entire world to see as the ChiComs and their treasonous political class partners, collude to drive off ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Clark County, NV, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas, Video Games

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Examiner.com

'Wheel of Fortune' mispronunciation ruins chance of million dollar prize

Wheel of Fortune is always fun to watch at home and fans enjoy watching host Pat Sajak .

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Related Topix: Pipeworks Software, Inc., Wheel of Fortune, Video Games

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