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George Clooney blows up in Vegas over Obama insults
The Las Vegas Review-Journal is reporting today that Clooney got drunk and blew up at a table-full of honchos in Vegas, including Republican casino magnate Steve Wynn, after Wynn criticized the president and the Affordable Care Act.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Las Vegas Review Journal
Kevin James films 'Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2' in Vegas
Kevin James most recently performed with Ray Romano April 4 at The Mirage, where he was greeted backstage by Carrie Underwood , her mom Carol and Underwood's other guest Donna Wasson.
Everett Eyes Land Grab in Casino Fight
Everett may buy land earmarked for a proposed casino after a current co-owner refused to sign a statement required by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Wall Street Journal
For Moelis, a Challenge in Wake of Weak IPO
The West Coast investment banker, renowned for his ability to schmooze billionaires such as real-estate tycoon Sam Zell and casino mogul Steve Wynn, on Tuesday sold shares in a deal that valued his eponymous firm at a less-than-hoped-for $1.3 billion.
Nice Break If You Can Get It
I know I wasn't alone when I heard the news last year that Francis Bacon's triptych "Three Studies of Lucian Freud" had sold for a staggering $142 million at an art auction.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Co-owner of proposed Everett casino site refuses to sign pledge that...
One of the owners of land in Everett where Steve Wynn wants to build a casino is refusing to sign a promise that no secret owners would profit from the sale, raising questions about whether a convicted felon is still involved and potentially imperiling the entire $1.3 billion project.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Ex-M&A banker stands to make $386m
When Moelis & Co sells shares to the public, the merger advisory firm's founder will own stock worth about $386m with another $100m in trust for his family, according to a filing.
The English Blog
Reuters Video: Companies punt on CEO perks
Companies are reigning in flashy perks like paying for CEO's mansions and club memberships, replacing them with boring extras like better insurance and financial planning.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Companies punt on CEO perks
The perks of the corporate boardroom are getting a little less perky. Forget bloated expense accounts and country club memberships- perks for today's top execs are getting heavy on the boring- think financial planning assistance and life insurance.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
INSIGHT-US companies rein in flashy perks, find other rewards for CEOs
A number of major U.S. companies are cutting back on glamorous luxuries like personal jet use, country-club memberships, and luxury rentals, recent corporate filings show.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Photos: Ne-Yo parties at Encore Beach Club and performs at Surrender
Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and hometown hero Ne-Yo enjoyed leisure time Friday afternoon at Encore Beach Club in Steve Wynn's Encore.
The Las Vegas Sun
Behind the scenes, Rappaport was a star on the Strip
In that space, Rappaport ordered up a new venue to be the home for star comedian Rita Rudner.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Left fleeced and unconscious, John Popper's traveling blues could have been far worse
Many years ago, in the days when I was still in "the condition" and the Desert Inn was still open, I sat at the bar of a hotel called ... the Desert Inn.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
The Baseball Project's Third Album 3rd Is Out Now Via Yep Roc Records
The Baseball Project's third album 3rd is out today via Yep Roc Records. The record features 17 swings at the national pastime with subjects including Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron and some of the true characters of the game such as once-beloved fallen star of the Mets and Phillies Lenny Dykstra, and acid-tripping pitcher Dock Ellis .
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Last chance to see Francis Bacon's record-setting triptych at Portland Art Museum
Sunday is the last day to see Francis Bacon's suddenly-famous three-paneled painting at the Portland Art Museum.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Tom Hanks' 'A Hologram For A King' Links With...
It's too early to tell if movie crowdfunding just got a platinum card membership level or if serious investors now have a new way to potentially reap the rewards of a hit pic but Junction Investments is looking to evolve at least one of those business models.
Steve Wynn & Martha Stewart present the Bellagio Art Gallery
Okay this is probably the best thing that has ever been posted to this forum. My reason for saying this is that there is an in depth discussion of the many paintings in the gallery and it is quite the collection.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Baseball Project Strikes Three, with Members of R.E.M., Dream Syndicate
With opening day a little under a week away, what better time for fans to step up to the plate for The Baseball Project's third album, 3rd , which comes out today on Yep Roc Records.