Stories tagged: las vegas
Mon., June 24, 2019, 11:08 a.m.
A casino juggernaut was formed Monday when Eldorado Resorts announced it is buying Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr., who announced 10 days ago he was transferring from Gonzaga, has committed to St. Joseph’s.
UPDATED: Mon., May 27, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Las Vegas and “The Hunger Games” have collided in the form of a new exhibit, The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, which opened this month at MGM Grand, based on the …
Thu., May 23, 2019, 11:12 a.m.
A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been awarded a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a talented wing ranked in the top 40 in the 2020 class, celebrated his 17th birthday Thursday by announcing on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to Gonzaga.
Fri., March 29, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Nicolas Cage has filed for an annulment four days after getting married in Las Vegas
Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The Raiders have gotten final approval for their lease to remain in Oakland for at least one more season. The Oakland City Council voted to approve the lease for 2019 …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
For one gun owner, the bump stock was just a hunk of plastic that didn’t work as advertised and had been taking up space in his drawer for the past …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Gonzaga has produced a Who’s Who of top women in the courtroom, many of whom meet in Las Vegas for WCC Tournament
If you could pick an era’s Dream Team of successful and powerful women lawyers from Gonzaga, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything quite like what was happening on the banks …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
A defrocked Roman Catholic priest named as one of more than 180 New Jersey priests facing credible accusations of sexual abuse was fatally shot in a new home in a …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
Gonzaga is No. 1 just about everywhere you look.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
A Gonzaga fan’s guide to Las Vegas: Where to eat, drink and hang out when the Bulldogs aren’t on the court
Much of Spokane is focused on – and even empties out during – the annual West Coast Conference Championships at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. That’s even more the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
There’s nothing quite like the opening night of a new show in Las Vegas. The Who’s Who of Sin City are all there and they’re dressed to impress.
Fri., March 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
Just 20 minutes from downtown Sin City is world-class rock climbing in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. It’s an adult playground made of sandstone and sunshine.
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
With semifinal berths secured, the Gonzaga men will open tournament play at 6 on March 11 while the GU women play at noon on March 11.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
A winter storm brought rare snowfall to the Las Vegas Strip, dusting casino marquees and prompting revelers to erect a snowman near the famous “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
Gonzaga great Adam Morrison got the Hall call from the West Coast Conference. Morrison, the 2006 co-national player of the year, will be inducted into the WCC’s Hall of Honor …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
Christina Aguilera is joining the growing number of musicians launching residencies in Las Vegas.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
The high-stakes gambler responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history sought notoriety in the attack but left his specific motive a mystery, the FBI said Tuesday as …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 2:45 p.m.
Mr. Las Vegas is marking his 60th anniversary of performing in Las Vegas in 2019 with a return to Caesars Palace casino-resort.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s rare, one-year absence as the WCC preseason favorite officially came to an end Thursday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 11:47 a.m.
A flock of doves fluttered skyward at sunrise in Las Vegas on Monday, each bird bearing a leg band with the name of one of the 58 people slain in …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
An image of Angelica Cervantes’ son donning a black-and-yellow security guard T-shirt is one of dozens of smiling photos tacked to walls in a Las Vegas garden decorated with ribbons, …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Las Vegas’ newest attraction – and Instagram backdrop – is a museum celebrating all things cannabis.
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 12:31 p.m.
Police said a driver is facing felony driving under the influence charges after his vehicle struck and killed two people from Idaho who were trying to cross busy Las Vegas …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
A Washington state family is mourning after a neighbor shot and killed their dog – a Labradoodle they got to help deal with stress and anxiety following last year’s mass …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Frontier Airlines starts nonstop service between Spokane to Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport on Monday afternoon with a flight to the Nevada city.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 2:35 p.m.
Lady Gaga is heading to Las Vegas for a residency in December and offering fans two kinds of shows.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Zach Collins only scored three points, but his Portland Trail Blazers defeated Johnathan Williams and the Los Angeles Lakers 91-73.
Sun., July 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Zach Collins isn’t used to sitting much, so to look at a final stat sheet with the letters DNP next to his name was becoming disturbing. There wasn’t a coach …