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Teen indicted in kidnapping, sexual assault of tourist
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
A 17-year-old was indicted today in connection with a 2011 kidnapping and sexual assault of a tourist. Sinder Holmes snatched a woman who had just left the Wynn and couldn’t find her friends.
Kim Kardashian celebrates her 33rd birthday on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Tao in the Venetian.
Star Surveillance: Kanye & Kim, Nicolas Cage, Vince Neil, Carrot Top, Coolio, A-Rod and PBR stars
Monday, November 4, 2013
For the third time in as many months, actor Nicolas Cage, Motley Crue rocker Vince Neil and Luxor headliner comedian Carrot Top had a “secret society” lunch, this time at La Cave Wine and Food Hideaway.
Holly Madison arrives at Jabbawockeez's opening night of their new show "Prism" at Luxor on Friday, May 31, 2013.
Celebrity preview: Halloween parties, Holly Madison, Daniel Tosh, Bill Maher, Tenors of Rock and ‘Flipping Vegas’
Friday, November 1, 2013
Halloween will end Sunday in a unique way that has Holly Madison judging at the Forever Home Family Picnic and 4 K-9 Run in Sunset Park to benefit the Animal Foundation.
Steve Wynn, Andrea Wynn, Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks backstage at Encore Theater in the Wynn before Brooks' final performance Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
Garth Brooks’ final show at Encore Theater in Wynn to air live on CBS on Nov. 29
Monday, October 28, 2013
The live TV concert event will mark Garth’s final performance of his critically acclaimed one-man show at the Wynn where he has played to sold-out audiences for the past three years in a residency.
Steve Wynn meets with the media in a villa at Wynn Las Vegas on Wednesday, April 27, 2011.
Steve Wynn: Mass. casino regulators too eager to find corruption
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Wynn Resorts Chairman Steve Wynn spent much of his time during an earnings call today slamming Massachusetts gaming regulators, whom he said he worries are overzealous in their efforts to find corruption in the industry.
Ne-Yo celebrates his 31st birthday at Andrea’s and Surrender on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Steve Wynn’s Encore.
Photos: Ne-Yo toasts 31st birthday at Andrea’s and Surrender in Encore
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Kicking off the evening, Ne-Yo and an entourage of 15 dined at Andrea’s adjacent to Surrender. The group shared executive chef Joseph Elevado’s edamame, sushi and specialty rolls, black cod, sea bass, crab fried rice and the flaming Mount Fuji for dessert.
Carlos Guia of Country Club at the Wynn.
21st annual Taste of the Nation at Rain combats childhood hunger in Las Vegas
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
While Las Vegas is renowned for its decadent restaurants, less known is the fact that 1 of 6 households in Nevada struggles with hunger, one-third of which include children younger than age 5.
Mario Lopez and Courtney Mazza Lopez celebrate their birthdays at Botero on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Encore.
Photos: Mario Lopez and wife Courtney Mazza Lopez celebrate their birthdays at Wynn and Encore
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
“Extra” host and actor Mario Lopez celebrated his 40th birthday in style with a weekend at the Wynn and Encore with wife Courtney Mazza Lopez, who also was toasting a birthday, her 32nd.
DJ Kaskade debuts at XS on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, in Encore.
Photos: Kaskade makes his DJ debut at XS in Steve Wynn’s Encore
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Kaskade, birth name Ryan Raddon, has been an EDM artist and in-demand DJ and producer for more than a decade. Encore Beach Club inaugurated Kaskade’s Las Vegas partnership in 2010, when he was one of the first DJs to sign a continuing residency.
Matt Hughes, Jason Egan and Dana White at Fright Dome in Circus Circus on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013.
Star Surveillance: Dana White, Matt Hughes, Susan Lucci, Celine Dion and Mike Tyson
Monday, October 14, 2013
Tough guys UFC President Dana White and fighter Matt Hughes admitted that they jumped during their visit to Fright Dome at Circus Circus. Owner Jason Egan gave them the ghostly, ghastly and gasping tour by hearse.
Bon Jovi's "Because We Can" tour stop at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, April 20, 2013.
Celebrity preview: Bon Jovi, Korn, Josh Groban, Calvin Harris, Dane Cook, Panic! At the Disco, Pet Shop Boys and Sean Kingston
Friday, October 11, 2013
How do you choose in a music lineup that includes Bon Jovi, Korn, Darius Rucker, Pet Shop Boys, Josh Groban, Calvin Harris, Armin Van Buuren, Sean Kingston, Billy Ocean, Melissa Manchester, Survivor and Panic! At the Disco? Only in Vegas!
Undefeated WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley Jr., left, and Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico pose during an official weigh-in at the Wynn Las Vegas Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Bradley will defend his title against Marquez at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday.
Pro-Marquez crowd doesn't bother Timothy Bradley as both fighters make weight
boxing:
Friday, October 11, 2013
When Timothy Bradley walked into the Encore Theater at the Wynn today to weigh-in for his WBO welterweight title fight against Juan Manuel Marquez, virtually everyone in the venue immediately started booing for the champion.
Don Johnson, CEO of Heritage Development, a Wyoming-based company that uses computer-assisted wagering programs for horse racing, at a pool party at Cosmopolitan’s Boulevard Pool on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. Johnson’s blackjack winnings include more than $15 million at three Atlantic City casinos in 2011.
Report: XS chief Jesse Waits takes action to retrieve $50,000 in Deadmau5-Don Johnson dispute
Thursday, October 10, 2013
In February 2011, high-stakes blackjack player Don Johnson allegedly offered Deadmau5 $200,000 to play a Bon Jovi song. That's when the fun started.
Deadmau5 and Jesse Waits.
XS chief Jesse Waits takes action to retrieve $50,000 in Deadmau5-Don Johnson dispute
Thursday, October 10, 2013
In February 2011, high-stakes blackjack player Don Johnson allegedly offered Deadmau5 $200,000 to play a Bon Jovi song at XS. That's when the fun started.
Rande Gerber, Cindy Crawford, Stefanie Graf and Andre Agassi at the 2012 Keep Memory Alive "Power of Love Gala" tribute to Muhammad Ali's 70th birthday at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012.
Star Surveillance: Andre Agassi, Steffi Graf, Paris Hilton, Tyra Banks and Meat Loaf
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Tennis legend Billie Jean King celebrated her birthday with Las Vegas residents and fellow tennis legends Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf at Sir Elton John’s “Million Dollar Piano” at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace. Comedian George Lopez also recently watched the show.
Nicky Hilton, second from right, celebrates her 30th birthday with sister Paris Hilton, left, on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at XS in Steve Wynn’s Encore.
Photos: Nicky Hilton celebrates her 30th birthday with big sister Paris at Andrea’s and XS
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Socialite and fashion designer Nicky Hilton celebrated her milestone 30th birthday with a weekend in Las Vegas organized by (older) sister Paris Hilton. The blonde bombshells started with dinner at Andrea’s in Steve Wynn’s Encore.
Garth Brooks.
Strip Scribbles: $350,000+ nightclub fun, Cher’s ‘Dressed to Kill,’ and Garth and Wynn reunite
Monday, September 23, 2013
I never expected Steve Wynn to be on the line when my cellphone rang at dinner. Wife Andrea and he were dining with our friends Larry and Camille Ruvo at Botero in Encore.
Cher at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.
Cher and Garth Brooks announce Las Vegas return
Monday, September 23, 2013
Two of Las Vegas’ most iconic headliners are returning to town — Cher and Garth Brooks have announced new show dates in Las Vegas.
Nick Jonas, chef Enzo Febbraro and Joe Jonas at Allegro in Wynn Las Vegas on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013.
Star Surveillance: Justin Timberlake, Nick and Joe Jonas and Andy Roddick
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Superstar Justin Timberlake relaxed before Wednesday night’s premiere of his film “Runner Runner” at Planet Hollywood and his weekend show at the 2013 iHeartRadio Music Festival at MGM Grand Garden Arena with a visit to Cirque du Soleil’s “Michael Jackson One.”
Enrique Iglesias performs at Boulevard Pool in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013.
Photos: Enrique Iglesias’ weekend at Boulevard Pool, Hyde, Andrea’s and Society Cafe
Thursday, September 19, 2013
It was a jam-packed Mexican Independence Day Weekend for Enrique Iglesias, who had two concerts at Boulevard Pool, partied at Hyde Bellagio and dined at Andrea’s and Society Cafe.
Kevin Jonas, Danielle Jonas, Joe Jonas, Blanda Eggenschwiler, Nick Jonas and Olivia Culpo arrive at XS early Monday, Sept. 16, 2013.
Photos: Nick Jonas toasts 21st birthday with Miss Universe girlfriend Olivia Culpo, brothers at Wynn and Encore
Monday, September 16, 2013
It was a star-studded early morning party today for birthday boy Nick Jonas as he celebrated his 21st birthday with a kiss from girlfriend Olivia Culpo, the Rhode Island beauty who won the 2012 Miss USA and Miss Universe titles here at Planet Hollywood.
Kaskade
Las Vegas regular Kaskade makes history as first two-time America’s Best DJ winner
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Las Vegas nightclub staple Kaskade has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2013 in a fan poll held by DJ Times magazine, defeating last year’s winner Markus Schulz, who didn’t even make the Top 10 in this round of voting.
Robin Leach, left, with Michael Boychuck, celebrates his birthday at Andrea’s in Steve Wynn’s Encore on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. Boychuck also was celebrating his birthday.
Photos: Robin Leach celebrates his birthday at Andrea’s, Encore Beach Club and Surrender
Monday, September 9, 2013
Mr. Leach, in a light-blue suit, smoked a cigar and enjoyed Veuve Clicquot while happily welcoming the group, which included the gorgeous Luxor headliner “Fantasy” girls, Luxor headliner comedian Carrot Top and Mark Shunock of “Rock of Ages” at the Venetian.
Roger Thomas is executive vice president of design for Wynn Resorts. One of the great challenges he faces in his job, he says, is maintaining luxury materials.
Design czar’s goal is original and timeless
Meet: Roger P. Thomas:
Monday, September 9, 2013
Roger Thomas works in a close and interactive relationship with Steve Wynn, DeRuyter Butler and the Wynn Design team to imagine, define and craft the aesthetic experience of Wynn Resorts.
New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys — NKOTBSB — at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Sunday, July 3, 2011. Nick Carter of Backstreet Boys is pictured here.
Celebrity preview: Backstreet Boys, Gavin DeGraw, Collective Soul, Vertical Horizon and comedy kings and queens
Friday, September 6, 2013
It’s a clash of the comics this weekend as comedians and comediennes do battle in town. Do entertainment directors competitively collude to ensure that each of them has a similar themed weekend?
DJ Kaskade performs during the first night of the Electric Daisy Carnival early Saturday, June 9, 2012 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Kaskade announces winter residency at XS
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Goodbye “Summer Lovin’,” hello winter: Las Vegas club staple Kaskade is returning to Encore with an exclusive winter residency at XS, kicking off October 11.
Openings and closings: Chinese food, steak and computers
Monday, September 2, 2013
A pair of restaurants inside the Wynn soon will close, while others will pop up around town. But both Wynn restaurants will be back in business before the end of the year.

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