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April 25, 2014

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Robin Leach's Celebrity Watch

Photo: Robin Leach tours the Las Vegas homes of Floyd May
Floyd Mayweather Jr.: The lifestyle of one of boxing’s richest and most famous men
Friday, April 25, 2014
I filmed with undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. in not one of his Las Vegas homes but three of them. I didn’t have time to jet to the ones he also has in Miami, Los Angeles and the Trump Tower apartment he’s acquiring in New York.
Photo: The cookbook Wolfgang Puck Makes It Healthy: Light
Q+A: Wolfgang Puck adopts new healthy lifestyle after fear of losing skiing, tennis
Friday, April 25, 2014
“Wanting to feel healthier, I started adjusting my eating habits,” Wolf told me. “I also began working with a trainer when I was 59. I’d had a hip replacement but was in constant pain from an inflamed nerve in my lower back.”
Photo: Gloria and Emilio Estefan receive a Las Vegas Walk
Strip Scribbles: Gloria Estefan and Emilio Estefan in Keep Memory Alive Gala spotlight
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Quincy Jones, last year’s honoree alongside Sir Michael Caine, kicks off the entertainment, and I’ll MC in a night that includes Rita Moreno, Andy Garcia, Ricky Martin, Queen Latifah, Jon Secada, Jordin Sparks and Emilio’s new discovery, Fantine.
Photo: Eric Church performs at Fremont Street Experience
Weekend best bets: Eric Church, Great Las Vegas Festival of Beer and ‘Vagina Monologues’
Thursday, April 24, 2014
The sun is out, and festival season is upon us. Las Vegas will host two very different gatherings this weekend — one celebrating beer, the other pirates — among a clutch of other hot ticket events.
Photo: Mark Nelson performs with Nate Morris, Wanya Morri
It’s three more years for Boyz II Men’s residency at the Mirage
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Superstars Boyz II Men have renewed their residency at the Mirage for three more years. I got the exclusive news Wednesday walking down the Linq to explore the opening of Polaroid Fotobar and Polaroid Museum from none other than tenor Wanya Morris.
Photo: Debbie Reynolds and Oprah Winfrey with Marilyn Mon
Debbie Reynolds to host her final Hollywood memorabilia auction
Thursday, April 24, 2014
The extraordinary mass of items she collected needed to be sold, and it’s taken three auctions to dispose of them all. The bidding was so frenzied for the first part, the money raised would have built the museum and run it forever.
Photo: Opening night of Britney Spears Britney: Piece of
Britney Spears returns to Planet Hollywood residency; is summer wedding in store?
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Britney Spear’ 100-minute, high-energy dance show covering 15 years of chart-topping hits at Planet Hollywood’s 4,600-seat theater with the world’s largest indoor projection screen gets a break during the heat-wave months of June and July.
Photo: DJ Tiesto at Hakkasan Las Vegas in MGM Grand on Fr
Hakkasan celebrates first anniversary at MGM Grand
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Starting today and continuing through Sunday, mega-club and restaurant Hakkasan marks the first anniversary with an unparalleled lineup of some of the world’s highest-paid, top and most popular DJs, all of them residences at ...
Photo: Dancers perform to a country song as X Burlesque c
Photos: ‘X Burlesque’ takes it off for the 12th year in Las Vegas
Thursday, April 24, 2014
“X Burlesque,” having seen it for work about a half-dozen times, remains a high-energy and quick-paced 75-minute show. Among its counterparts on the Strip (“Fantasy” at the Luxor,” “Crazy Girls” at the Riviera), “X Burlesque” is a music video come to life.
Photo: A portrait of Andy Warhol taken with and beside th
Photos: Oh, snap(shot)! Polaroid Fotobar and Museum are ready for their close-up at the Linq
Thursday, April 24, 2014
The fourth location in the country (the first three are in Florida), Las Vegas’ Polaroid Fotobar — where you take it, and they make it — at the Linq is the largest and flagship store and the only location with a museum.
Photo: WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. is
Strip Scribbles: Floyd Mayweather Jr.; new club at Mandalay Bay; Mark O’Meara; ‘Ink Master’
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
In preparation for the moment when Floyd Mayweather Jr. takes on Marcos Maidana on Saturday, May 3, at MGM Grand Garden Arena, our hometown 10-time, five-division world champion held a media meet-and-greet Tuesday at his Las Vegas gym.
Photo: Las Vegas: The Game.
Photos: ‘Las Vegas: The Game’ is the ultimate prank for Sin City madness
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
“Las Vegas: The Game” is a customized nightlife experience designed as the ultimate prank, and game directors Justin Oswald and Chad Hardy can tailor it to bamboozle birthday pals, bachelor and bachelorette groups and divorce celebrants.
Photo: A prop for the film
‘Area 52: The Actual Footage’ to film on location in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
They said a movie like this could not be made. Not because it exposes a top-secret government cover-up. Not because it shows aliens. Not because it might cause a modern-day panic like Orson Welles created with his 1938 broadcast of “War of the Worlds.”
Photo: Joan Severance, Eliza Roberts, Eric Roberts and Ro
From ABC’s ‘Celebrity Wife Swap’ to ABC’s ‘Dancing With the Stars’?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
My Tuesday night appearance on ABC’s “Celebrity Wife Swap” with longtime friend, model and actress Joan Severance drew 3.4 million viewers, beating “Glee,” “The Originals,” “New Girl,” “The Mindy Project,” “Supernatural” and “Trophy Wife.”
Photo: Melody Sweets sings
Photos: Melody Sweets of ‘Absinthe’ plays it cool in ‘MDQ’ rockabilly session
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The Green Fairy in “Absinthe,” the latest guest star to join “Million Dollar Quartet,” upped the temp with a take on “My Boy Elvis,” closing tonight’s performance at Harrah’s. Melody Sweets picked the 1956 rockabilly track for the performance.

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