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29 min ago |

Razer unveils Xbox One arcade fight stick

In an announcement today, at The Evolution Championship Series 2014 in Las Vegas, gaming peripheral company Razer unveiled a new arcade fight stick for the Xbox One entertainment system, the Atrox Arcade Stick for Xbox One.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Las Vegas, Joysticks, Microsoft, Startups

4 hrs ago | ETonline

'Fifty Shades of Grey' Trailer Gets a Release Date

Get ready Fifty Shades of Grey fans -- the first official trailer for the steamy best-selling novel is coming in just two weeks.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Movies, Entertainment

8 hrs ago | Metro UK News

Ink twice: Do celebrities and footballers own their tattoos? Does anyone?

But if you are a celebrity or a sports star, the real pain could come much later, long after the needle has left the skin.


Related Topix: Yuke's, UFC

12 hrs ago |

Hard Rock Live Celebrates One Year of Rocking the Vegas Strip with a...

Tonight, July 11, 2014, Hard Rock Cafe is set to celebrate one year of its renamed intimate music venue Hard Rock Live with a special benefit concert honoring the lives of the victims of the June 8 tragedy.


Related Topix: Live, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games, Las Vegas, The English Beat, Ska

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Boston reaches deal with developer planning nearby casino

Mohegan Sun agreed on Thursday to pay Boston $18 million a year to compensate the city for any negative side effects if the Connecticut-based gambling resort succeeds in its efforts to build a casino in neighboring Revere.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games

Boxing Scene

Shane Mosley Jr. To Return on Rios-Chaves Card

Three division world champion and future Hall of Famer Sugar Shane Mosley has confirmed to that his son Shane Jr. will return to the ring on August 2nd at the Cosmopolitan hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games


Why Zarkana Is The One Cirque Show To See In Vegas

There are eight Cirque du Soleil shows currently running in Las Vegas. Now, in order to distinguish Cirque du Soleil's Zarkana from the other seven shows, creative agency Eleven is introducing a new campaign that demonstrates why a consumer should come see Zarkana over any of the other options available to them in Sin City.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games


Xbox 360 deals: Black Ops 2, Garden Warfare, Oblivion

The third day of Microsoft's Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale features discounts on five games through Xbox Live.


Related Topix: Red Faction, Video Games, Ubisoft, Plants vs. Zombies, Assassin's Creed , Bethesda Softworks, The Elder Scrolls, X360, Home Gardening, Home

'Good girls need spankings too'

The 'Perfume' singer watched with amusement when her friend Nicole Richie told Jimmy during her interview on 'The Tonight Show' on Monday evening that getting slapped across the butt by Britney on stage in Las Vegas was the "greatest moment" of her life.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games


Las Vegas Drought Drains Lake Mead to Lowest Since 1937

Lake Mead , the man-made reservoir that supplies 90 percent of the water for 2 million people in the Las Vegas area, has been reduced by drought to the lowest level since it was filled in 1937, according to the federal government.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Wed Jul 09, 2014

CBS Local

Atlantic City Seeks To Reinvent Itself As Multiple Casinos Close

Hundreds of casino workers in Atlantic City staged a protest Wednesday over the closure of the Showboat Casino - the latest in a string of economic troubles to hit the historic resort town.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, US Governors, Chris Christie

Daily Reporter

Judge declares mistrial in 'Thunder' shooting case

Joey Kadmiri sits at his trial at Regional Justice Center on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Las Vegas, Video Games

ABC News

Judge Declares Mistrial in 'Thunder' Shooting Case

A judge declared a mistrial Wednesday in the case of a Las Vegas man accused of firing a gun backstage and trying to steal costumes and props from the "Thunder From Down Under" male revue.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Entertainment

Slate Magazine

The Climate Optimists

Las Vegas is parched. A 14-year drought has left Lake Mead, the local water source, dangerously low.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas, Video Games, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Activism, Global Warming, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, James Inhofe

Los Angeles Times

Las Vegas is placing its bets on Hollywood

Scenes from the Screen Gems movie "Think Like a Man Too" were filmed at the pool at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Las Vegas, NV, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games, Think Like a Man Too, Kevin Hart, Paris, Italy Travel, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Entertainment


Oddworld creators sold 5 million copies in retail and never saw a royalty check

In a interview with Metro detailing why he left and returned to the video game industry, Oddworld Inhabitants co-founder and Oddworld franchise creator Lorne Lanning recalls a time when 5 million copies of his product sold at retail but didn't receive a royalty check from publishers.


Related Topix: Oddworld, Oddworld Inhabitants, Video Games, Just Add Water, 4A Games, Metro, Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee

Broadway at Its Best Travels from Las Vegas to Bradenton, 8/2-3

The Las Vegas based production, Broadway at its Best, starring the highly-acclaimed musical group, "The Phat Pack" will make its Florida debut in the Bradenton Auditorium on August 2nd and 3rd.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Bradenton, FL, Vocal, The Rat Pack

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Age

Britney Spears: sex symbol, entertainer, popstar and singer.

Britney Spearsmaking preparations for the debut of her two-year Las Vegas residency, "Britney: Piece of Me".


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Britney Spears, Las Vegas, Video Games


Trial begins for man in 'Thunder' shooting case

LAS VEGAS - A prosecutor called it a miracle Tuesday that no one was killed when a man on methamphetamine fired a shot with a .44-caliber handgun during a struggle with several well-muscled members of the Thunder From Down Under male revue who found him backstage trying to steal show costumes and props.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Clark County, NV, Drugs

The Daily Sentinel Star

Vegas area offers fun for all ages

Most folks think of Las Vegas as an adult playground, but there are some great attractions that appeal to younger folk.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games, Fashion, Designers, BOSS, Blue Man Group