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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

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.
Finalists Felix Stephensen, 24, of Norway, Jorryt Van Hoof, 31, of the Netherlands and Martin Jacobson, 27, of Sweden gather after the first night of play during the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table early Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the Rio. Play continues Tuesday night.
2014 WSOP final three — all Europeans — battle for nearly $19 million
The Rio:
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The winner walks away with a whopping $10 million, and it could be the player who entered, because he won a World Cup bet, for $1,000. Play Monday began at 4:30 p.m. and concluded at 4:25 a.m. today after 244 hands.
Billy Hufsey with client Mandalynn Carlson.
Billy Hufsey talks new show ‘Celebrity Idols’ at Planet Hollywood
Q+A:
Monday, November 10, 2014
Even before Billy Hufsey, who runs his own Las Vegas theatrical academy for children wanting to be in show business, became a household name in “Fame,” he made headlines as an undefeated Golden Gloves boxer and has a black belt in karate.
Britney Spears and Kristin Cavallari at Axis at Planet Holllywood on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014.
Britney Spears + Charlie Ebersol on Instagram and Facebook; Kristin Cavallari
Planet Hollywood:
Monday, November 10, 2014
An August business meeting has blossomed into November “hearts and happiness” for pop princess and Planet Hollywood headliner Britney Spears and new beaufriend TV producer Charlie Ebersol.
Bassist Ben McKee, singer/drummer Dan Reynolds, guitarist Wayne Sermon and drummer Daniel Platzman of Las Vegas rockers Imagine Dragons perform at Bellagio Fountains on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Imagine Dragons performs pop-up show at Bellagio Fountains
Music:
Monday, November 10, 2014
Las Vegas rockers Imagine Dragons, with frontman Dan Reynolds, performed their hits “Radioactive” and “It’s Time” and their new single “Bet My Life.” The surprise mini-concert will be edited into new commercials.
Penn Jillette, Paris Hilton and Teller at the Rio in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Opportunity Village honors Penn Jillette; Soul Train Awards
Las Vegas:
Monday, November 10, 2014
Renowned Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette, who had partner Teller and magic consultants Johnny and Pam Thompson at his table, even joined The Lon Bronson All-Star Band onstage to perform one of their rock numbers.
Kris Jenner celebrates her 59th birthday, accompanied by new boyfriend Corey Gamble, at 1 OAK on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in the Mirage.
Kris Jenner celebrates 59th birthday at 1 OAK with new boyfriend
The Mirage:
Monday, November 10, 2014
The birthday celebration began at chef Brian Massie’s Stack, where Kris Jenner was joined by Corey Gamble — a tour manager for Justin Bieber — Scott Disick, Jonathan Cheban, Faye Resnick, Malika Haqq and other friends.
Randy Couture puts Criss Angel in a choke hold on Angel’s Spike TV series “Believe.”
Criss Angel: ‘Life is death without change’; talks second Houdini escape
Magic:
Monday, November 10, 2014
“Mindfreak Live” is based on his A&E hit series “Mindfreak” that ran from 2005-2010 with 96 episodes in more than 100 countries. His second touring show “The Supernaturalists” will premiere at Foxwoods next June for a three-week run before its national and world tour.
Members of the November Nine reach for the championship bracelet after making it to the Final Table during the World Series of Poker $10,000 Buy-In No-Limit Texas Hold 'em Main Event at the Rio on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Players from left: Billy Pappaconstantinou of Lowell, Mass.; Felix Stephensen of Norway; Jorryt van Hoof of the Netherlands; Mark Newhouse of Los Angeles, who now lives in Las Vegas; Andoni Larrabe of Spain; William Tonking of Flemington, N.J.; Daniel Sindelar, originally from Columbus, Neb., now living in Las Vegas; Martin Jacobson of Sweden; and Bruno Politano of Brazil.
Preview: WSOP’s November Nine in hunt for $10 million payday
The Rio:
Monday, November 10, 2014
Nine men sit down to play poker this evening at the Rio, and by Tuesday night, one will walk away with a $10 million payday and the bragging rights of the World Series of Poker Bracelet. It’s the richest and most prestigious poker tournament in the world.
Bret Michaels at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014.
Bret Michaels brings Life Rocks Tour to Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
Music:
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Bret Michaels’ planned setlist Friday night at DLVEC included “Talk Dirty to Me,” “Look What the Cat Dragged In,” “Give Me Something to Believe In,” “Unskinny Bop,” “Every Rose Has Its Thorn,” “Fallen Angel” and “Nothing But a Good Time.”
Carlos Santana hosts a book signing for "The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story to Light" at Barnes and Noble in Rainbow Promenade on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Santana’s journey might well include Journey
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Carlos Santana says, “Everything I do with my energy, regardless of the form, is about inspiring people. It’s about inspiring another human being to see an aerial view and the big picture.” ...
Kim Kardashian, second from left, celebrates her 33rd birthday with Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian and Khloe Kardashian Odom on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Tao in the Venetian.
Celebrity preview: Kris Jenner, Bret Michaels, Roseanne Barr, Soul Train Awards, Burlesque Weekend
Las Vegas:
Friday, November 7, 2014
Eyebrows will raise over the blossoming romance between Kardashian matriarch and momager Kris Jenner celebrating her 59th birthday at 1 OAK in the Mirage and new beau music manager Corey Gamble, who at 33 is 25 years younger than her.
Bryan Goodman and Jason T. Smith of Las Vegas star in Spike TV’s "Thrift Hunters."
Las Vegas stars of ‘Thrift Hunters’ turn trash into treasure
Television:
Friday, November 7, 2014
“We’re not anything earth shattering, but we’re taking something simple, something anybody can do with just a few dollars, and making it attainable,“ Bryan Goodman says of Jason T. Smith and himself.
Britney Spears celebrates “Britney Day” at the High Roller in the Linq Promenade on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Fans turn out in force for ‘Britney Spears Day’ celebrations
Music:
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Thirty gorgeous dancers and thousands of fans of pop princess Britney Spears turned out in full force at the jam-packed Linq Promenade on Wednesday when she was given a key to the Strip and Clark County commissioners proclaimed it “Britney Spears Day.”
KISS begins their residency at The Joint on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas.
KISS takes to the air, salutes military in Joint debut
Hard Rock Hotel:
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Against an ever-building, ear-blasting crescendo of fireworks, flames, smoke and other pyro explosions, Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Tommy Thayer and Eric Singer proved why they’re still on top as the best.
CEO Seth Schorr, right, gives Steve and Andrea Wynn a tour during the opening of the Downtown Grand Las Vegas on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Steve Wynn, Burlesque Festival, Soul Train Awards, Roseanne, Penn
Las Vegas:
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Tickets go on sale today for the Dec. 16 premiere of “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” with 34 singers and dancers performing Broadway’s biggest hit songs with a 30-piece orchestra.

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