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Photo: DJ Tiesto during Night 2 of the Electric Daisy Car
Celebrity preview: 2014 Electric Daisy Carnival, Icona Pop, Jeff Bridges and Bridget Marquardt
Friday, June 20, 2014
Las Vegas is ground central in the entertainment world this weekend, and not solely because of the 130,000 electronic dance music fans nightly at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the bigger-and-better, three-day 2014 Electric Daisy Carnival with its 200+ DJs.
Photo: Vince Neil's new strip club Vince Neil's Girls, Gi
Strip Scribbles: Vince Neil’s arena football team expansion; Jeff Dunham’s $100,000 donation
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Las Vegas will get a new Arena Football League expansion team in time for the 2015 season. Rocker Vince Neil, now away on his Motley Crue farewell tour, has won approval from AFL officials and rival team owners to “build a Las Vegas team from scratch.”
Photo: Celine Dion's opening night at The Colosseum at Ca
Celine Dion looks ahead to 1,000th performance at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Tuesday night’s 200th show added to the 717 shows Celine performed from opening night in 2003 through the wrap of “A New Day …” in 2007, bringing the total to an astounding 917 performances at the venue built for the Canadian chanteuse.
Photo: Jeff Dunham.
Q+A: After 30 years on the road, Jeff Dunham is ready for a run at Planet Hollywood
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Skeletal doll Achmed the Dead Terrorist frightened Malaysian censors so much that they banned ventriloquist Jeff Dunham from using the puppet on a stick when he was there a few months ago. Fret not here on the Strip in Las Vegas.
Photo: Caesars Palace President Gary Selesner and Caesars
Celine by the numbers: How 917 turns into half a billion
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
When AEG Live/Concerts West and Caesars Entertainment were entertaining the concept of bringing Shania Twain into the Colosseum as a recurring resident headliner, they took a look at who bought tickets to Celine Dion’s shows in Las Vegas ...
Photo: Rene Angelil and Celine Dion arrive at the
Celine Dion, Rene Angelil believed that his recent cancer would lead to his death
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Reliable insiders say Celine put her career on hold to be by Rene’s side throughout his hoped-for recovery, although he believed that the cancer would cause his death. Rene was unable to swallow or eat for a time, and Celine, too, believed that he would die.
Linq streetscape being repaired after weekend flooding
Linq streetscape being repaired after weekend flooding
Monday, June 16, 2014
Crews are working to repair pavement after a water main broke and flooded the newly opened Linq outdoor mall on the Las Vegas Strip. The break happened at about ...
Photo: Rene Angelil and Celine Dion arrive at the
Rene Angelil recovers from surgery, steps aside as wife Celine Dion’s manager
Thursday, June 12, 2014
“Celine was remarkable in her devotion to him,” I was told. Rene’s battle against cancer might also explain their decision recently to sell their homes in Canada and Florida and maintain their Lake Las Vegas estate as their only residence.
Photo: Bob Saget, Jay Leno, Bill Bellamy and Ben Folds at
Strip Scribbles: Scleroderma event raises $300K; ‘All By Myself’ video; Hakkasan takes L.A.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
The first-ever Cool Comedy, Hot Cuisine fundraiser in Las Vegas for the Scleroderma Research Foundation with Jay Leno, Bob Saget, Ben Folds, Bill Bellamy and “Top Chef Masters” stars Susan Feniger, Mary Sue Milliken and Rick Moonen raised $300,000.
Photo: Celine Dion arrives at the
Strip Scribbles: Celine Dion viral video; Miss USA Nia Sanchez; Guy Fieri and Giada
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Canadian tourist and Celine Dion fan Richard Dunn wound up all by himself in our McCarran Airport overnight Friday after missing two return flights and waiting for a Saturday morning departure. So how do you pass a lonely night?
Photo: Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte celebrates at Ta
Strip Scribbles: Celine Dion, Ryan Lochte, Shirley Chung, Amazing Johnathan and Sami Ladeki
Thursday, June 5, 2014
It was Celine Dion’s very own crazy idea for a stunt photograph, and it turned out to be a first. All four of the superstars performing at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace — Shania Twain, Elton John, Rod Stewart and Celine — agreed to a unique photo shoot for People.
Photo: Shania Twain, Piff the Magic Dragon and Mr. Piffle
An only-in-Vegas moment: Shania Twain, Piff the Magic Dragon and Mr. Piffles onstage at Caesars
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
In definitely one of the most unusual collaborations — ever — in Las Vegas, Caesars Palace headliner Shania Twain was joined onstage Tuesday night by Piff the Magic Dragon and his Chihuahua, Mr. Piffles, during Twain’s show “Shania: Still the One.”
Photo: The Amazing Johnathan.
Strip Scribbles: The Amazing Johnathan to wed? Plus, Celine, Ne-Yo and Mark Shunock
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Congratulations seem to be in order for edgy comedy magician The Amazing Johnathan, who is planning a Saturday wedding here to performance artist Anastasia. They have been dating for several years. Expect a very wacky white wedding.
Photo: Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis waves from the
Opening-night fun at Giada: TV star chef’s first restaurant is a big winner at the Cromwell
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
The verdict is in on the Food Network star Giada De Laurentiis’ beautiful new restaurant Giada at the just-opened Cromwell at center Strip. I was among the first diners Tuesday night, and I joined in the raves for the food, presentation, service and ambiance.
Photo: Matt Goss watches dancers rehearse before his soun
Caesars Palace star Matt Goss, overcoming his mother’s death, is still sticking and moving
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Matt Goss has been firing in combinations over the past several weeks to overcome the illness and death of his mother, Carol. She died after a long battle with cancer, on Memorial Day in Los Angeles, with Matt and his twin brother Luke at her side.

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