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  • A&E

    Sunday, June 16, 2013

    Reality TV starlet and former Playboy playmate Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett celebrated her 28th birthday in true Vegas style early today.

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    Sunday, June 16, 2013

    Pitbull and Ke$ha brought their "Warrior Tour' to Mandalay Bay on Saturday night, and fans gave them a roaring sold-out welcome.

  • Sunday, June 16, 2013

    The new Miss Nevada who will go to the Miss America contest in Atlantic City Sept. 15 is 19-year-old Diana Sweeney, Miss Carson City. The new Miss Nevada Outstanding Teen is 15-year-old Katarina Clark.

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    Saturday, June 15, 2013

    The new Miss Nevada who will go to the Miss America contest in Atlantic City Sept. 15 is 19-year-old Diana Sweeney, Miss Carson City.

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    Saturday, June 15, 2013

    Three of the Miss USA beauties taking part in Sunday's pageant live on NBC from Planet Hollywood had a night free from rehearsals — and they hit up the Cirque du Soleil Beatles LOVE show at the Mirage and then continued to dance the night away at Hakkasan in MGM Grand.

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    Friday, June 14, 2013

    It’s dueling kings of comedy and dueling beauty pageants this weekend on the Strip. That sums up the great appeal of the regular weekend Las Vegas entertainment scene: if you don’t fancy one in a certain genre there’s always the other!

  • A&E

    Thursday, June 13, 2013

    Food Network’s top-rated celebrity chef, Giada De Laurentiis has reportedly landed the new restaurant at the luxury boutique Gaansevort Hotel at center strip. It is being transformed out of Bills Gaming Hall, at this moment a shell- but on target for a February 2014 opening with the gaming portion to be open for New Years.

  • A&E

    Thursday, June 13, 2013

    NBC television producers have surprises for everyone for Sunday’s Miss USA Pageant broadcast from Planet Hollywood.

  • Thursday, June 13, 2013

    It will take two nights of Miss America competition to determine the winners for the new Miss Nevada and Miss Nevada Outstanding Teen titles Friday and Saturday. The 23 contestants are determined not to be overshadowed by the rival national Miss USA pageant taking place Sunday on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Thursday, June 13, 2013

    It will take two nights of Miss America competition to determine the winners for the new Miss Nevada and Miss Nevada Outstanding Teen titles Friday and Saturday. The 23 contestants are determined not to be overshadowed by the rival national Miss USA pageant taking place Sunday on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Thursday, June 13, 2013

    No other city on earth throws a party like Las Vegas! The 4,000 visitors from around the globe for the IPW World Travel Congress convention were speechless Wednesday night when Caesars Palace hosted their final exciting night on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Thursday, June 13, 2013

    It was a night of glittering glamour, gorgeous gowns, stunning swimsuits and sexy smiles. The 51 Miss USA contestants dazzled and wowed at last night’s preliminary pageant at Planet Hollywood.

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    Wednesday, June 12, 2013

    The giant, 750-seat, 27,000 square foot Carmine's Italian restaurant, set to open in the Caesars Palace Forum Shops next month, promises its Southern Italian cuisine will be served in “wow-sized” portions. Enough for four to six people at a time!

  • A&E

    Wednesday, June 12, 2013

    In 2011, Bailey Gumm was crowned Miss Nevada’s Outstanding Teen and became a contestant in the national Miss America Teen Pageant. Now, as newly crowned Miss Douglas County, Bailey will compete in this weekend’s 65th annual Miss Nevada Pageant.

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    Wednesday, June 12, 2013

    The Miss USA contestants at Planet Hollywood continue to prepare for Sunday’s live NBC telecast to 90 countries and millions of viewers.

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    Tuesday, June 11, 2013

    Former "Beverly Hills 90210" star Ian Ziering is packing in the girls as guest host of the Chippendales show at the Rio -- and he's enjoying every minute of it, so much so that he wants to do more in the adult burlesque revue -- and if his run isn't extended at month's end he'll certainly be back for a repeat engagement.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 11, 2013

    The 4th annual Vegas Rocks! Magazine music awards show is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 25, at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel. It's tied in with the publication’s 9th anniversary. This year’s celebration of classic rock salutes some of the most legendary artists in the music business.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 11, 2013

    When you are entertainer Terry Fator and celebrating your 1,000th show, your millionth visitor and your birthday all at the same time, it's only natural you’d have 51 of America's most gorgeous women join you for the party.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 11, 2013

    Daytime’s leading lady, soap opera actress Susan Lucci, was at the Donny & Marie show at the Flamingo this weekend, where the singers told the audience that Donny had guest-starred with her on "All My Children" in 2006. Susan went backstage afterward for a souvenir photo with the duo.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 11, 2013

    Plans for a Speedo, bikini and swim shorts downtown as an Opportunity Village fundraiser next Tuesday have been postponed at the last moment. The event was to also serve as the official registration kickoff and sign-up drive for the annual Santa Claus 5K Christmas marathon, which is still set for December.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 11, 2013

    Hollywood, sports and music stars continue to choose Las Vegas as their No. 1 destination for parties, performances and pleasure. Here’s a Royal ...

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    Monday, June 10, 2013

    Bam! Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse wants to kick up his Vegas success story even more. He’s seriously mulling not only a new Vegas based television series but also a new restaurant concept to add to the four hit venues he already has on the Strip. This time, he’d partner up with Red Rocker pal, Sammy Hagar.

  • A&E

    Monday, June 10, 2013

    Despite record-setting temperatures, 1,500 fans of the Red Rocker, Sammy Hagar, turned up to patiently wait two hours and enjoy a poolside barbecue with star chef Emeril Lagasse.

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    Monday, June 10, 2013

    Hard rock band Hinder has been together now for more than 10 years, and they’re still having a grand time. The Oklahoma City musicians took time out from a long summer tour schedule recently to hit the Fremont Street Experience.

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    Monday, June 10, 2013

    The four eccentric musicians who make up Quad headliners Recycled Percussion became international jet-setters this past weekend and wowed French citizens by rattling their junkyard pots and pans.

  • A&E

    Monday, June 10, 2013

    The fun is over! The hard work begins! Intense rehearsal schedules have started for the 51 Miss USA contestants at Planet Hollywood in preparation for Wednesday’s preliminary pageant and Sunday’s live NBC telecast to 90 countries and millions of viewers.

  • A&E

    Friday, June 7, 2013

    With temperatures already set to shatter the 110 mark, cooling off at the pool becomes mandatory, and we have Ludacris at the Palms, Paris Hilton ...

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    Friday, June 7, 2013

    Inside sources advise that the new Gansevoort Hotel being built out of the shell of the former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall &Salon at Center ...

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    Thursday, June 6, 2013

    It was 30 years ago that Julie Hayek became Miss USA 1983 and was first runner-up in the Miss Universe Pageant. In her role, she met presidents, ...

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    Thursday, June 6, 2013

    It will be one of the most unusual bachelorette parties ever in Las Vegas. While many bachelorettes have to worry about their husbands-to-be getting ...

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    Thursday, June 6, 2013

    No good deed goes unrewarded! Action-movie hunk Jason Statham surprised the 2013 Miss USA Pageant princesses Wednesday night after they’d ...

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    Thursday, June 6, 2013

    “My life is in full bloom. I feel very blessed right now,” “Beverly Hills, 90210” heartthrob Ian Ziering says. My longtime friend becomes a bare-chested ...

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    Thursday, June 6, 2013

    Although illusionist David Copperfield has a new three-year contract and a theater named for him for his new show at MGM ...

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    Wednesday, June 5, 2013

    The whirlwind TV location shoots for the 2013 Miss USA Pageant princesses continue at full pace. On Tuesday, it was a wild cowgirl line-dancing ...

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    Wednesday, June 5, 2013

    Tickets for “Michael Jackson One” at Mandalay Bay are moving so well that Cirque du Soleil execs have decided to advance the on-sale date ...

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    Wednesday, June 5, 2013

    It’s a homecoming for The Food Network star Guy Fieri, who graduated from UNLV in 1990; Guy is set to open his first restaurant on the Strip at The ...

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    Tuesday, June 4, 2013

    It will be a desert odyssey when the musical “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert” starts the trek on I-15 through Death Valley from Los Angeles to take up ...

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 4, 2013

    Since checking into their Planet Hollywood home over the weekend, the 2013 Miss USA Pageant contestants haven’t stopped for a moment. It’s been a whirlwind of wardrobe fittings, makeup sessions and photo and TV filming shoots.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, June 4, 2013

    They’re no longer known as the Lingerie Football League, but our Las Vegas Sin are still sexy and powerful. They’re also ready for the new Legends ...

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    Tuesday, June 4, 2013

    It’s only June 4, yet the temperature is over the 100-degree mark. Summer doesn’t officially start until June 21, but the forecast for this weekend includes 111 degrees. Guaranteed prediction: It’s going to get even hotter as we get into the dog days of the season.

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    Monday, June 3, 2013

    It’s a tough 60-day deadline that star chef Mario Batali faces for his new B&B Burger & Beer restaurant at The Venetian. If he gets his fourth restaurant ...

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    Monday, June 3, 2013

    In just five days, the quartet of Canadian singers known as The Tenors are on the world’s most whirlwind of showbiz travels, the busiest yet in their ...

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    Monday, June 3, 2013

    It’s the first official look at the 51 Miss USA Pageant contestants today. The glamour girls were put through a grueling weekend of wardrobe fittings for ...

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    Monday, June 3, 2013

    The stars dazzled and sparkled as bright as the bling of baubles and beads they wore for the big JCK party of the annual jewelry designers convention. Each year, Simon Ghanimian, known simply as Simon G., the 31-year jeweler to the stars, throws the Simon G. Jewelry Summer Soiree, the biggest shindig to kick off the weekend-long Las Vegas showcase.

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    Monday, June 3, 2013

    Magician Criss Angel’s escapes, stunts and demonstrations of physical endurance are getting more and more dangerous for the Spike TV cameras ...

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    Friday, May 31, 2013

    Also in Las Vegas this weekend: Jaymes Vaughan and James Davis of Chippendales release their first single, Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender is at The Orleans, Krewella is at Light and the Simon G Soiree with Jenny McCarthy, Mario Lopez and Katrina Bowden is at Tao.

  • A&E

    Thursday, May 30, 2013

    Celebrated chef Bradley Ogden opens his restaurant Hops and Harvest on Friday, but not on the Strip. He’s selected Tivoli Village in Summerlin ...

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    Thursday, May 30, 2013

    Country superstar Garth Brooks will be doing double duty this Fourth of July Weekend. Using hotel mogul Steve Wynn’s private jet, he will shuttle ...

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    Thursday, May 30, 2013

    Feisty comedienne Joan Rivers has vowed that she won’t ever stop her sarcastic, biting and slash-and-burn humor, although she admits that she’s ...

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    Thursday, May 30, 2013

    Spice Girl and former “Peepshow” at Planet Hollywood star Mel B, who played the first Peep Diva, returns here this weekend to celebrate her birthday and simultaneously lead the super boot camp for “America’s Got Talent.”