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April 21, 2014

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Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Bradley Lords, Vin Armani and Brace Land of Showtime’s "Gigolos" set in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Showtime’s ‘Gigolos’ pen ‘sexoirs’; Mile High Club flights over Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
In Episode 8 of Season 5, the “Gigolos” were tasked with telling tales of their real-life experiences, and now Nick Hawk, Ash Armand and Bradley Lords are getting their first works published on Amazon’s eBook platforms for iTunes, Kindle and Nook.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill star in Oscar-winning director Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street.”
‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Jordan Belfort’s legal woes continue as he works, parties in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The Las Vegas visit started on a high note but ended on a low note for former multimillionaire stockbroker Jordan Belfort, the inspiration for Leonardo DiCaprio’s Oscar-nominated performance in Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street.”
Kym Johnson and Joey Fatone perform on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" on Monday, Oct. 1, 2012.
Reality TV: ‘Ink Master’ on Spike; ‘Celebrities Undercover’ on Oxygen; ‘The Voice’ on NBC
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Strong ratings for Spike’s “Ink Master” with Las Vegas regular and rocker host Dave Navarro have won an expanded Season 5 for the reality-TV tattoo competition. The new season debuting this fall will increase to 16 one-hour episodes.
Wolfgang Puck signs copies of his newly released cookbook "Wolfgang Puck Makes It Healthy: Light, Delicious Recipes and Easy Exercises for a Better Life," on Wednesday,  April 9, 2014, in front of his restaurant Spago at the Forum Shops in Caesars Palace.
40 and fabulous: Four-day UNLVino raises scholarships for college students
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The four days of fantastic functions honor the mission to raise millions of scholarship dollars for our UNLV’s William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration by Southern Wines & Spirits and its head honcho, Larry Ruvo.
The reimagined “Jubilee” at Bally’s.
Is reimagined ‘Jubilee’ at Bally’s going to feature guest stars?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Kurt Melien, VP of entertainment for Caesars Entertainment, said: “We are proud of the new elements that have been added to the show, which combined with the timeless beauty of the Las Vegas showgirl and true spectacle of ‘Jubilee,’ will keep guests flocking.”
Comedian George Wallace appears in court for his lawsuit against Bellagio Friday, March 21, 2014. Wallace is seeking $9 million for a leg injury he received when he fell over stage wiring during a private performance for a corporate group in 2007.
After the fall, George Wallace to close standup show — and hints at TV project
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Longtime comedian George Wallace opened at the Flamingo Las Vegas 10 years ago, but, after winning $1.3 in damages from Bellagio on Tuesday afternoon, the Strip headliner has decided to shutter his live show April 26. ...
Bruno Tonioli, Julianne Hough, Carrie Ann Inaba and Len Goodman on Season 18 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” on Monday, April 7, 2014.
Strip Scribbles: Amy Purdy on ‘DWTS’; Manny Pacquiao; Floyd Mayweather Jr.; Jordan Belfort
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
On “Dancing With the Stars” on Monday, viewers voted on new couples in a switch-up competition. Las Vegas hero Amy Purdy, who lost her legs to bacterial meningitis and now uses prosthetic limbs from her knees down, lost Derek Hough and was paired with Mark Ballas.
Deadmau5 at Hakkasan Las Vegas in MGM Grand on Friday, April 26, 2013.
Deadmau5 returns to Vegas with April 25-26 gigs at Encore
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
We knew he couldn’t stay away.
An Elvis tribute artist, Andy King, Lucy King and Meat Loaf at Graceland Wedding Chapel on the Strip.
Meat Loaf exits stage left at Planet Hollywood, Olivia Newton-John enters at Flamingo
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Ticket sales are so strong for both performers that in Meat Loaf’s case, he’s not only returning here May 8 to resume three more runs this year, but he also has been invited to take his “life journey through music” show to London’s West End.
The Killers, with frontman Brandon Flowers, close out Day 2 of Life Is Beautiful on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in downtown Las Vegas.
In UNLV jacket reveal, Brandon Flowers is a Runnin’ Rebel with a cause
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
A big fan of the UNLV team who won the 1989-90 NCAA national championship, Brandon Flowers of The Killers wore Rebel red during a performance Saturday at Reunion Park at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
A Jimmy Kimmel Instagram shot of Brandon Flowers’ UNLV jacket.
In UNLV jacket unveiling, Brandon Flowers is a Runnin’ Rebel with a cause
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
A big fan of the UNLV squad who won the 1989-90 national championship, Brandon Flowers of The Killers wore Rebel red during a recent performance at Reunion Park at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. ...
Toby Keith, right, speaks onstage with members of the armed forces during “ACM Presents: All-Star Salute to the Troops” at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Monday, April 7, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Photos: ‘ACM Presents: All-Star Salute to the Troops’ an emotional night at MGM Grand
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Nashville talent scouts should be on their own tour of duty at our U.S. military bases around the world because there’s a ton of undiscovered music talent serving our nation. I wouldn’t be wrong describing some of them as stars already.
The world premiere of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" directed by Teller and Aaron Posner on Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Symphony Park at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Las Vegas.
Photos: Teller’s ‘Tempest’ premiere is ‘pure brilliance’ and Broadway bound; more Shakespeare to come?
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
When our silent Rio headliner magician Teller decided to produce his vision of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” you knew that there’d be magic — and what incredible illusions he has created to weave naturally into the story that England’s preeminent dramatist envisioned in the 1600s.
Michael Jordan with tournament winners Brian Urlacher and Roger Clemens on the fourth and final day of the 2014 Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational at Shadow Creek on Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Las Vegas.
2014 MJCI photos: Brian Urlacher, Roger Clemens win; golf fundraiser raises $500,000
Monday, April 7, 2014
It wasn’t even close. Former Chicago Bears All-Pro linebacker Brian Urlacher and former All-Star New York Yankees and Houston Astros pitcher Roger Clemens outright won the 13th annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational golf tournament at Shadow Creek.
Excalibur headliners Thunder From Down Under attends the grand opening night of The Jacksons in "Rocktellz & Cocktails" on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Planet Hollywood.
Strip Scribbles: Sexy ‘Sheilas’ joining Thunder From Down Under in L.V.? Plus Sharon Stone, NAB
Monday, April 7, 2014
I’m hearing first Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors that topless temptresses from Tasmania, merry molls from Melbourne and provocative, pouting and posing princesses from Perth are headed here this summer with a new and unique all-female striptease production.
The Band Perry in the photo room at the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Las Vegas. The group won the award for Vocal Group of the Year.
Photos: 2014 ACM Awards garners strong ratings for CBS; Jerry Jones defends move to Cowboys Stadium
Monday, April 7, 2014
Co-hosts Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan were comedy cut-ups for a second consecutive year and really let the zingers fly leveled at other stars. They were immediately signed to repeat hosting duties for next year’s 50th anniversary ACM Awards at Cowboys Stadium.
Mickey Rooney attends the Governors Ball after the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theater on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles.
Mickey Rooney, decades-long fixture in Las Vegas, dead at age 93
Monday, April 7, 2014
In Las Vegas, Mickey Rooney loved the ladies – he married eight of them including actress Ava Gardner at the Little Chapel of the West on the Strip – as well as swilling booze...
Keith Urban performs during Day 2 of the 2014 ACM Party for a Cause at the Linq on Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Photos: Post-rehearsals, stars are set for 2014 ACM Awards fireworks, stunts and voting drama
Sunday, April 6, 2014
On Saturday, ACM Lifting Lives presented the second day of Party for a Cause to benefit military philanthropies. The festival at the Linq featured Keith Urban, Lee Brice, Brett Eldredge, Tyler Farr, Kip Moore, Joe Nichols, Chris Young, Love and Theft and Parmalee.
George Strait performs onstage at the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Photos: George Strait wins Entertainer of the Year at 2014 ACM Awards
Sunday, April 6, 2014
Former Wynn resident headliner Garth Brooks, himself a legend, introduced Merle Haggard for a special Academy of Country Music Award at MGM Grand Garden Arena tonight and then led the crowd in a special singalong of “Happy Birthday.”
George Strait performs onstage at the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Inside Strait: Country icon takes top prize at 2014 ACM Awards at MGM Grand
Sunday, April 6, 2014
Former Wynn resident headliner Garth Brooks, himself a legend, introduced Merle Haggard for a special Academy of Country Music Award at MGM Grand Garden Arena tonight and led the crowd in a special song ...
Thomas Rhett at the 2014 ACM Party for a Cause on Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Linq.
Photos: Rock goes country with Vince Neil and Justin Moore at ACM Party for a Cause
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Among the stars performing during the day and into the night were headliners Rascal Flatts, Florida Georgia Line and Justin Moore, plus Thomas Rhett, Cassadee Pope, Danielle Bradberry, Will Hope, Charlie Worsham, The Cadillac Three and handsome Chase Rice.
Musical director for "The Tempest" Kenny Wollesen on set at the Smith Center on Friday, April 4, 2014.
The unconventional percussion of Kenny Wollesen; boxer becomes a ‘sox’ symbol
Saturday, April 5, 2014
The instruments being used in “The Tempest” at Symphony Park are a mix of traditional music-making devices and such household items as coffee cans, hand cranks, shoes, wooden boxes, aged dress shoes and vacuum hoses ...
Guy Fieri squirts water in celebration while serving burgers to fans outside his first Las Vegas restaurant, Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar, on Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Quad.
Photos: Guy Fieri is ready to ‘rock the house’ with his first Strip restaurant
Saturday, April 5, 2014
The spiky blond, excitable and refreshingly energetic chef, Emmy Award-winning TV host and UNLV alumnus arrived at the Quad valet Friday morning in his signature red Camaro convertible with three UNLV cheerleaders along for the ride.
Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan rehearse for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Friday, April 5, 2013.
Celebrity preview: Country’s biggest stars, ACM Awards, Michael Jordan, Rob Thomas and Teller’s ‘Tempest’
Friday, April 4, 2014
If country music and its superstars are not your cup of tea, then you’ve got a cornucopia of comedians and illusionist Teller’s magical version of William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” as alternatives. If you love Nashville sounds, then you are in heaven this weekend.
Hunter Hayes, left, performs during the 2014 ACM Week Kick Off Party on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the Linq in Las Vegas.
Photos: Hunter Hayes, David Nail, Cole Swindell, Sasha McVeigh kick off Week Vegas Goes Country
Friday, April 4, 2014
The ACM Week Kick Off Party with 95.5 The Bull, a free, open-to-the-public concert, was headlined by 22-year-old heartthrob and rising star Hunter Hayes with performances by David Nail, Cole Swindell and Sasha McVeigh in the festival grounds.

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