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November 26, 2014

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Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Judas Priest at Pearl at the Palms on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Metal reigns supreme with Judas Priest rocking Pearl at the Palms
Sunday, November 16, 2014
Frontman Rob Halford was in fine form as the band tore through fan favorites including “Breaking the Law” and “You’ve Got Another Thing Coming,” as well as songs off their new album “Redeemer of Souls,” including the title track and “Dragonaut.”
Venetian headliners Human Nature and chef Daniel Boulud celebrate milestones Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at the Venetian.
Daniel Boulud and Human Nature celebrate milestones at Venetian
The Strip:
Sunday, November 16, 2014
The Australian quartet Human Nature celebrated their milestone 25th anniversary with dinner down the hallway from their showroom at DB Brasserie by acclaimed French chef Daniel Boulud.
"An Evening With the Next Generation" at the M Resort on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, featuring MC Anthony Lewis, Ricci Martin, Lena Prima, Steve March-Torme and Lorna Luft.
An evening with Prima, March-Torme, Martin, Luft, Lewis at M Resort
Music:
Sunday, November 16, 2014
It was a first time ever on the stage: Louis Prima’s daughter Lena Prima, Mel Torme’s son Steve March-Torme, Dean Martin’s son Ricci Martin and Judy Garland’s daughter Lorna Luft paid tribute to their legendary Las Vegas parents at the M Resort.
An exterior view of the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013.
Golden Nugget sparks some Friday night lights; Harrah’s to remain Mac King’s magic castle
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Golden Nugget also is adding to its schedule in the Grand, its renovated ballroom that fills out to a pretty healthy concert venue. Ending this year and entering 2015, the hotel has ...
Macklemore crowd surfs during Surrender and Encore Beach Club’s fourth-anniversary celebration early Thursday, June 5, 2014, in Encore Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Whoopi, Aaron Lewis, Judas Priest, Toad, Wale
Las Vegas:
Friday, November 14, 2014
This weekend is no laughing matter because the Strip will be shut down and downtown is blocked off. However, we have plenty of comedic rivalry, literally next door to each other, to ensure that amid the grumbling, laughter doesn’t vanish altogether.
2014 Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez, with Shanna Moakler, is crowned 2014 Miss USA at the 2014 Miss USA Pageant at Baton Rouge River Center on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in Baton Rouge, La.
Strip Scribbles: Miss Nevada USA Pageant, Great Santa Run and Criss Angel
Las Vegas:
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Eighteen gorgeous Nevada girls will be competing in next weekend’s Miss Nevada USA Pageant in Judy Bayley Theater at UNLV, and we’ve got the first photos of the contestants.
The first wave of half-marathon runners starts during the 5th annual Rock ’n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
Weekend best bets: Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon, Kefauver Day and Ethel M Cactus Lighting
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Put on your running shoes: The annual Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon is back in town for three days of festivities. But if you’re not looking for a cardio fix — or if you just want to avoid the traffic — there’s still plenty to do across the valley this weekend.
Anita Mann on the "Fantasy" 15th anniversary red carpet Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at Luxor.
Living a ‘Fantasy,’ Anita Mann marks No. 15 at Luxor
Thursday, November 13, 2014
The secret to the longevity of “Fantasy,” marking its 15th year at Luxor, can be found in Anita Mann's passion for choreography, creating and directing. ...
Joe Maloof, George Maloof, Mayor Oscar Goodman, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Gavin Maloof with the mayor’s showgirls and the Stanley Cup at Ghostbar in April 2009 atop the Palms.
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors: Maloofs + NHL? Buddy V, Mario Lopez, ‘Celebrity Idols’
The Strip:
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Several years ago, George Maloof persuaded NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman to move his annual NHL Awards to Las Vegas. No timetable for a Las Vegas team has been set, and the NHL denies any “done deal.”
Runners dressed as Elvis wait for the start of the 5th annual Rock ’n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon preview: Two nights on the Strip; 35,000 runners; same-sex weddings
Las Vegas:
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Grammy Award winners Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will perform during the 3 p.m. pre-race concert Sunday with the marathon and half-marathon and Zappos Half of the Half starting at 4:30 p.m. traveling along both sides of the Strip in the dark.
Willie Robertson, his wife Korie Robertson, Missy Robertson and her husband Jase Robertson of "Duck Dynasty" arrive at the BMI Country Awards on Nov. 5, 2013, in Nashville.
Veteran Broadway team behind ‘Duck Dynasty’ musical; 14 original songs?
Theater:
Thursday, November 13, 2014
The 90-minute production with actors playing members of the Robertson reality-TV show family will be a celebration of their rags-to-riches saga and is based on the family book written by Willie and Korie Robertson published in 2012.
Gordon Ramsay, Nobu Matsuhisa, Guy Savoy, Susan Feniger, Giada De Laurentiis and Mary Sue Milliken arrive at the Grand Tasting of 2014 Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appetit on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Garden of the Gods in Caesars Palace.
World Food Championships, Gordon Ramsay, Searsucker, Boulud and Andrea’s
Counter Intelligence:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Food, glorious food! For the next six days and nights, the fight among amateur chefs is on. Grills are burning, pots and pans are rattling, knives are sharpened, and everything from bacon to burgers to chili is on the menu.
Laugh Factory at the Tropicana headliner Murray Sawchuck, who leaves that venue after his show on Oct. 30, poses in front of Buffalo Bill's in Primm
during his "world tour" of prospective venues for his show.
Murray Sawchuck’s new focus: Sin City Theater at Planet Hollywood
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
In the end, Murray Sawchuck had to be more than a poser. Not that it wasn’t a great deal of fun following Sawchuck canvas the valley mugging for photos in front of hotel-casino marquees with such self-written captions as, ...
The "Fantasy" 15th anniversary performance Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at Luxor.
Hats — and bras — off at 15th anniversary of ‘Fantasy’ at Luxor
Adult:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
When you have glamorous girls, topless dancers, pounding and pulsing music, a four-tiered birthday cake and a star-studded red carpet, you have the winning mix for a crackerjack celebration.
This 2012 photo released by A&E shows Phil Robertson, Jase Robertson, Si Robertson and Willie Robertson from the A&E series "Duck Dynasty."
Duck! The Robertsons are heading for the Rio in ‘Dynasty’ musical
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The most famous bearded entertainers to hit the national scene since ZZ Top released “Eliminator” are beating a path to VegasVille. The gentlemen from the A&E reality-TV series “Duck Dynasty” are reportedly backing a musical based on ...
This 2012 photo released by A&E shows Phil Robertson, Jase Robertson, Si Robertson and Willie Robertson from the A&E series "Duck Dynasty."
Duck! The Robertsons are en route to the Rio in ‘Dynasty’ musical
Television:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The most famous bearded entertainers to hit the national scene since ZZ Top released “Eliminator” are beating a path to VegasVille. The gentlemen from the A&E reality-TV series “Duck Dynasty” are reportedly backing a musical.
Cleen Rock One of Las Vegas works on a human canvas in Season 5 of “Ink Master” on Spike TV.
Strip Scribbles: L.V.’s Cleen Rock One still in hunt on ‘Ink Master’
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Even though the “Ink Master” judges voted front-runner tattoo artist Josh Hibbard the winner of Tuesday night’s episode, the Portland, Ore., reality-TV star was booted from the top-rated show for smoking marijuana.
Miss Mississippi Paige Nicholson won the 2014 Miss Rodeo America Pageant at South Point on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, and was crowned by 2013 Miss Rodeo America Chenae Shiner. Miss Colorado Sara Wiens was runner-up.
It’s glitz, glamour and guns at NFR’s Miss Rodeo America pageant
MGM Grand:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Off come the chaps and jeans in favor of fancy gowns, although the 10-gallon hats and the guns seem to be a permanent fixture. This year, 27 gorgeous ladies vie for the crown of reigning Miss Rodeo America Paige Nicholson.
Martin Jacobson, 27, of Sweden stands with cash after beating Felix Stephensen of Norway to win the $10 million first-place prize during the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the Rio.
Martin Jacobson wins $10 million at 2014 WSOP: ‘It just felt like it was meant to be’
The Rio:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
It was a night of 10s: The winner, Martin Jacobson, won the $10 million top prize as the Rio celebrated its 10th anniversary of hosting the poker pros. Martin, 27, is from Sweden and now lives in London.
Columnist John Katsilometes plays comedian Martin Short like a set of bagpipes during Short's show at the Mirage on Friday, June 29, 2012.
Talk has become the talk of Las Vegas; Penny Pibbets and Gaz focusing on solo scenes
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Fashioned after the TED Talks series of brief monologues, “ENTSpeaks” is part stage presentation, part party at Inspire. In each instance, it’s a groovy way to learn more about those among us who are ubiquitous, yet ...
Chef Brian Malarkey at his restaurant Searsucker in the Gaslamp District in downtown San Diego.
Chef Brian Malarkey is ready for Las Vegas
Q+A:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
TV and star chef and restaurateur Brian Malarkey (“Top Chef,” “The Taste” and “Guy’s Grocery Games”) is bringing Searsucker to Caesars Palace in the spring. “Las Vegas is the big stage,” the animated Malarkey says.
Tom Green and Criss Angel arrive at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 18, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Criss Angel escapes injury free from Houdini straightjacket stunt
Magic:
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
“It was hugely successful,” Felix Rappaport, COO at Foxwoods in Connecticut and former Luxor president, told me. “We had an enthusiastic crowd of over 10,000 people watching. Criss was fabulous from start to finish. It was an elaborate and mind-blowing stunt.”
Salute to the Troops, with free performances by Gary Sinise and The Lt. Dan Band, Christopher Cross and Phil Vandel, on the 1st Street Stage on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas.
Gary Sinise and The Lt. Dan Band gives a Salute to the Troops downtown
Fremont Street Experience:
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Gary Sinise and The Lt. Dan Band performed a free Veterans Day Weekend concert, a Salute to the Troops, on Saturday night on the 1st Street Stage at Fremont Street Experience downtown.
2011 Miss USA Alyssa Campanella of California and 2014 Miss Nevada Teen USA Alexa Taylor with 2015 Miss Nevada USA and Teen USA hopefuls at Life Time Athletic in Summerlin.
Strip Scribbles: Miss Nevada USA preps, Giada expands, ‘Ink Master’
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Shanna Moakler, 1995 Miss USA and state director of the Miss Nevada USA Organization, joined with 2011 Miss USA Alyssa Campanella of California and 2014 Miss Nevada Teen USA Alexa Taylor to welcome the glamorous girls to Life Time Athletic in Summerlin.
The 2014 “Fantasy” calendar-release party on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Luxor.
Preview: ‘Fantasy’s’ fabulous 15th anniversary celebrates with dancers, memories
Luxor:
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
For 15 consecutive years, the glamour girls of “Fantasy” at the Luxor have been shedding their costumes to go topless, and tonight they celebrate the milestone anniversary at the same time as creator Anita Mann celebrates her 15th wedding anniversary.

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