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Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis attend the Warner Bros. presentation at 2014 CinemaCon on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Caesars Palace.
Strip Scribbles: Big & Rich, Tiesto, Channing Tatum and Niall Horan
Las Vegas:
Monday, September 15, 2014
Hakkasan at MGM Grand resident DJ Tiesto took over the hotspot for a Gold Party edition of his “Club Life” as he celebrated two of his 2014 singles going gold — “Wasted” featuring Matthew Koma and “Red Lights.”
Frankie Moreno sings during a performance of the Broadway-based open mic and variety show "Cast Party" on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Cabaret Jazz in the Smith Center.
It’s a cabaret doubleheader this week as ‘Cast Party,’ Composers Showcase give Cabaret Jazz a workout
Monday, September 15, 2014
In the vicinity of these two showmen, no open mic is safe. We talk of the esteemed Jim Caruso and the similarly esteemed Keith Thompson, both of whom are bringing showcase performances to Cabaret Jazz this week. ...
Singer and actress Pia Zadora during a guest performance in "Million Dollar Quartet" at Harrah's on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.
New Pia Zadora show on hold after accident; months of recuperation ahead
Music:
Monday, September 15, 2014
Singer and actress Pia Zadora was due today to start rehearsals at the Palms for an entertainment showcase for Las Vegas hotel execs of her new, expanded Las Vegas version of her sell-out Metropolitan Room cabaret show “Pia Reloaded” in New York.
Randy Couture and Karina Smirnoff are competing on Season 19 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” beginning Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.
UFC legend Randy Couture begins run on ‘Dancing With the Stars’
Television:
Monday, September 15, 2014
It’s a debut in the ballroom for six-time Hall of Famer UFC world champion Randy Couture and a return for singer, actress and pro-dancer champion Julianne Hough as the new Season 19 of “Dancing With the Stars” premieres tonight on ABC.
Tiesto spins during Night 3 of Hakkasan's first-anniversary celebrations Saturday, April 26, 2014, at MGM Grand.
Tiesto wades into new production with Bellagio Fountains show
Monday, September 15, 2014
On Wednesday, a customized medley of three songs from “A Town Called Paradise,” the new release by Tiesto, will be unveiled along with a new choreographed water show on the Strip in front of Bellagio. ...
Tiesto and Hakkasan Group CEO Neil Moffitt attend Night 3 of Hakkasan's first-anniversary celebrations Saturday, April 26, 2014, at MGM Grand.
Tiesto wades into new spectacle with show at Bellagio Fountains
The Strip:
Monday, September 15, 2014
On Wednesday, a customized medley of three songs from “A Town Called Paradise,” the new release by Tiesto, will be unveiled along with a new choreographed water show on the Strip in front of Bellagio.
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is flanked by Chippendale dancers Jace Crispin and Gavin McHale during the annual Las Vegas Great Santa Run in downtown Las Vegas on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
Opportunity Village’s $136M goal includes 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, Great Santa Run
Charity:
Monday, September 15, 2014
As our beloved not-for-profit charity Opportunity Village celebrates its 60th anniversary, its leaders have set incredible goals for its next 60 years of service to secure the future for people with disabilities in the Las Vegas Valley.
Jessica Burciaga, second from right, with Tania Marie, right, hosts a Mexican Independence Day party at Crazy Horse III Gentlemen's Club on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Playboy Playmate Jessica Burciaga hosts at Crazy Horse III Gentlemen’s Club
Adult:
Sunday, September 14, 2014
The light brunette bombshell, who wore a barely there black gown that left very little to the imagination, was accompanied by sexy gal pal Tania Marie, and the ladies enjoyed VIP bottle service at a table overlooking the adult nightspot.
Marc Anthony performs in Axis at Planet Hollywood on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Marc Anthony and Joey Vega take the Axis at Planet Hollywood stage
Music:
Sunday, September 14, 2014
The Mexican Independence Day Weekend celebrations continued Saturday night as superstar Marc Anthony and opening act Joey Vega performed in Axis at Planet Hollywood, the home of Britney Spears’ residency show “Britney: Piece of Me.”
The Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana 2 weigh-in on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana weigh in at MGM Grand Garden Arena
Boxing:
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Marcos Maidana 2 is finally here. More than 8,000 fans gathered Friday as WBC/WBA welterweight champion Mayweather Jr. of Las Vegas and Maidana of Argentina attended their official rematch weigh-in at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Luis Miguel performs at the Colosseum on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Caesars Palace.
Luis Miguel begins four-night stand at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace
Music:
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Latin superstar Luis Miguel, aka “El Sol de Mexico,” kicked off a four-night run at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace on Friday night. Miguel, who performs in Las Vegas almost annually, has won five Grammy Awards and four Latin Grammy Awards.
Big Head Todd and The Monsters at Brooklyn Bowl on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Linq Promenade.
Big Head Todd and The Monsters take over Brooklyn Bowl in Linq Promenade
Photos:
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Colorado band Big Head Todd and The Monsters — Todd Park Mohr, Brian Nevin, Jeremy Lawton and Rob Squires — performed at Brooklyn Bowl in the Linq Promenade on Friday night. Thanks to Erik Kabik of Kabik Photo for his photo gallery of the band.
Macklemore crowd surfs during Surrender and Encore Beach Club’s fourth-anniversary celebration early Thursday, June 5, 2014, in Encore Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Mayweather Jr., Macklemore, Marc Anthony, Luis Miguel, ‘Limelight’
Las Vegas:
Friday, September 12, 2014
We’ll be seeing stars this weekend no matter how the second fight in four months is called between our Las Vegas boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. defending his championship titles against Marcos Maidana at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Patrick Duffy admires Gustavo Foppiani's "Tracciato Per Una Nuovacitta" as he reminisces about it hanging in his Santa Fe home prior to donating it to the Las Vegas Art Museum while overseeing the relocation of pieces Friday, Feb. 17, 2012.
Bingo! Life Is Beautiful sets its gallery, street program in downtown Las Vegas
Friday, September 12, 2014
Patrick Duffy sounds as if he’s on top of the world, and maybe he is, metaphorically. But in fact, he’s on top of an old hotel in downtown Las Vegas. “I’ve spent the day on the roof of the Western,” says the city’s great art collector ...
Singer/actress Pia Zadora performs during a guest performance in "Million Dollar Quartet" at Harrah's Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.
Pia Zadora suffers head injury in golf cart accident
Friday, September 12, 2014
Las Vegas entertainer Pia Zadora suffered a head injury Thursday evening when she fell from a golf cart near her home in Summerlin, her husband, Mike Jeffries, said. Zadora, 60, is in intensive ...
Andrew Dice Clay
Don’t Call It a Comeback
With his career's second wind, Andrew Dice Clay gives the public what it wants
Friday, September 12, 2014
Three years after a guest arc on Entourage, Andrew Dice Clay’s second act is still not complete.
Rehearsal for "Limelight" on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at the Plaza in downtown Las Vegas.
New burlesque musical cast is ready for ‘Limelight’ at Plaza
Preview:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
In “Limelight,” black-and-white magic movie days are transformed into blazing Technicolor songs-and-dances with six female dancers and singer Felice Garcia, who has double-duty also performing in “Million Dollar Quartet” at Harrah’s.
Chef Tony Hu’s Lao Sze Chuan at the Palms.
Tony Hu is ready to change Chinese food with Lao Sze Chuan at the Palms
Dining:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Tony Hu is known as the mayor of Chinatown in Chicago, where he oversees nearly 20 restaurants. Lao Sze Chuan, his first restaurant in Las Vegas, opens at the Palms on Friday in the opulent space formerly occupied by Little Buddha.
WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana attend a news conference at MGM Grand on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Mayweather will defend his titles, including his WBC junior middleweight title, against Maidana in a rematch at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday.
Star-studded VIP pre-party planned for Mayweather Jr.-Maidana rematch
Boxing:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Jack Nicholson is expected at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday along with Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith, Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Michael Strahan, Joe Jonas, Don Cheadle, Dane Cook and many more.
Sheldon Adelson and Elaine Wynn at Buddy V’s Ristorante in Palazzo on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Elaine Wynn honored in NYC; Keep Memory Alive 5th anniversary
Las Vegas:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
It’s National Preparedness Month, and the team members at the Venetian and Palazzo want hundreds of volunteers to join them in an ambitious undertaking from Sept. 20-21 for the American Red Cross and nonprofit Clean the World.
Members of the Kalama Polynesian Dancers group, a troupe from Denver, perform during the 21st Ho'olaule'a Pacific Islands Festival on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, in downtown Henderson.
Weekend best bets: San Gennaro Feast, Fiesta Las Vegas and Ho’olaule’a Pacific Islands Festival
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Skip holing up on the couch this weekend for quality time with fellow Las Vegans. Celebrate Clark County’s diverse heritage with a slate of cultural festivals and outdoor gatherings that is all about getting to know and giving back to the community.
Westgate Resorts founder David Siegel is joined by Clark County Commissioners Chris Giunchigliani and Tom Collins at the unveiling of the sign for the former LVH on Wednesday, July 22, 2014.
Westgate Las Vegas salutes military, 9/11 victims with ‘Hornets Nest’ screening
Thursday, September 11, 2014
This is the sad day of remembering the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001 in New York and near Washington, D.C., and those who lost their lives as fallen heroes. David Siegel and his new Westgate Las Vegas pay tribute tonight with a VIP reception and screening.
Production designer Andy Walmsley at the set he designed for Human Nature at the Venetian on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013.
Emmy winner Andy Walmsley hopes glamorous Old Vegas shows will return
Guest Columnist:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
I have designed some of the biggest shows the TV industry has ever seen: “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire,” “America’s Got Talent,” “The Biggest Loser,” “So You Think You Can Dance” and “American Idol,” for which I was honored to win an Emmy.
Coffee cups at 2 for $1 are part of a liquidation sale in the Clarion on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Need a few bath towels? Styrofoam stage props? A chandelier? Hit the Clarion
Thursday, September 11, 2014
It’s the Crazy Clarion Liquidation Sale, one time only, happening at 10 a.m. today at the hotel on Convention Center Drive just west of the Marriott, east of the Royal Resort and … in the middle of our hearts. ...
Spanish chef Ferran Adria owned, then closed, what many consider the best restaurant in the world: El Bulli.
Counter Intelligence: Ferran Adria, Julian Serrano, Jose Andres, ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ winner
Dining:
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
For a select group of Las Vegas chefs, restaurateurs and foodies, it’s the two most hallowed private events ever possible, and both are in the same day. Call it the Reign of Spain, and it involves celebrated chef Ferran Adria.

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