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  1. Ellerbe: Mayweather-Berto Promotion Going GreatRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Leonard Ellerbe, CEO for Mayweather Promotions, says the promotion is going great for the upcoming Showtime Pay-Per-View event on September 12th - when WBC/WBA welterweight and junior middleweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. will put his undefeated record on the line against two-time welterweight world champion Andre Berto . The fight takes place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas and Mayweather says the upcoming defense will be his final bout as a professional.

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  2. Wynn earns key state approval for Boston-area casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Wynn Resorts won a key state approval for its Boston-area casino late Friday, bringing the $1.7 billion project billed as the state's largest single private development another step closer to finally breaking ground. Massachusetts Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton wrote in a 27-page memo that Wynn's plan to address traffic and environmental impacts "adequately and properly complies" with the state Environmental Policy Act, which calls for development projects to take all reasonable measures to avoid, minimize and mitigate environmental damage.

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  3. Gaming industry commitment to New Orleans unwaivering after the disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... are dealt during a game of blackjack at Boomtown New Orleans on Aug. 11. Joshua Dahl/Las Vegas Review-Journal The gaming floor of Boomtown New Orleans is shown on Aug. 11. Boomtown is one of two casinos that was back in business less than two months ...

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  4. Adele 'offered millions per week for shows'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    Rumours are rife the 27-year-old British singer will be releasing her third studio album in November and apparently concert promoters are sure they can sell out whole arenas around the world charging prices of at least 100 a ticket if she hosts a concert tour. It's also claimed Vegas mega casino-hotels are dying to get her to do a residency at one of their venues, with Caesars Palace and MGM Grand having offered to pay Adele 500,000 per night and the Venetian proposing compensation of 750,000 every evening.

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  5. Wynn earns key state approval for casino projectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... traveled Sullivan Square near the proposed casino was in place. Boston, Revere and Somerville are suing the state Gaming Commission over its 2014 decision to award Wynn the license, saying the process was severely compromised. Healey is opposed to ...

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  6. Summer video game news & reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | My Manitoba.com

    ... necessary to hold gamers over until fall. Now with the annual video game summer drought coming to a close, the gaming industry's biggest studios are gearing up to launch their latest creations upon the ravenously thirsty gaming populous. Here're a ...

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  7. Heart complications lead to death of man who went missingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Thuoc Dong, 84, was last seen wearing an off-white button-up shirt, navy blue slacks, black leather shoes and a brown watch. He is about 4 feet 8 inches to 4 feet 10 inches tall, weighs 90 to 95 pounds, and has brown eyes and gray hair.

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  8. 'Family woman' Adele will snub A 80m world tour to stay home with young sonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The Chasing Pavements singer is set to release her third album in November, but it yet to agree any gigs in 2016 Adele is set to turn down an 80 million pay day to tour her new album, because she doesn't want to travel with her young son, writes Simon Boyle in the Sunday People . The Someone Like You singer has a string of offers from some of the biggest concert organisers all vying to stage her first comeback gigs next year.

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  9. Groovy hang with Chippendales; Wayne Newton makes date; AFAN ready for colorful Black & White shindigRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Tyson Beckford, onstage with Sheryl Underwood, guest hosts and performs in Chippendales on Friday, May 1, 2015, in the Rio. The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is the Rio's BK Whopper Bar, which sits just across from another, um, whopper bar, the Chippendale's theater .

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  10. #10yearsago: Scenes from a Broken CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Times-Picayune

    As skies cleared and Katrina's final gusts blew across New Orleans late Monday afternoon, dead pigeons and shattered street lamps littered the empty Pontchartrain Expressway. In the shadow of the bruised Superdome, broken Mardi Gras beads laced a pile of leaves and debris.

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  11. Shane Mosley, 43, knocks out Ricardo Mayorga, 41, in the sixth roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | ArcaMax Publishing

    That Shane Mosley, 43, and Ricardo Mayorga, 41, decided to have a rematch of their bout from seven years ago was questionable in the first place. But fight they did Saturday night at the Forum in front of an enthusiastic crowd that included Michael Buffer as the ring announcer, with Mosley knocking out Mayorga in the sixth round.

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  12. Las Vegas Sands Corp. Upgraded at Vetr Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of $55.75. Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( NYSE:LVS ) is a developer of destination properties that offers accommodations, gaming, entertainment and retail, convention and exhibition facilities, celeb chef restaurants and other amenities. Developmental ...

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  13. Ellerbe Doubts Mayweather Will Consider Fighting AgainRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. is about two weeks away from what is being promoted as the final fight of his pro career. Mayweather will defend his titles against former WBC/IBF champion Andre Berto on September 12th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

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  14. Noble steers trio of Ohio Sires Stakes FilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    Driver Dan Noble had a stellar night of Ohio Sires Stakes action, piloting three of the four divisional winners at Scioto Downs on Aug. 28. The 32-year-old Kettering, Ohio native piloted both of the pacing and one of the 3-year-old trotting filly victresses for Buckeye-bred distaffs. Longshot E Ticket Ride was Noble's first score, as he guided the daughter of Feelin Friskie-Double E Hanover-Western Hanover to a 1:54.1 career best clocking for trainer David Elliott and owner Bret M. Schwartz of Washington Court House, OH.

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  15. Clackamas Community College work to be featured at Portland Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Clackamas Review

    ... the county's economic development services. The program prepares students for work in film, television and the robust gaming industry, supporting the growing film and media production economic sector in the county and the state. Through grant ...

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  16. Wynn Earns Key State Approval For Everett casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... traveled Sullivan Square near the proposed casino was in place. Boston, Revere and Somerville are suing the state Gaming Commission over its 2014 decision to award Wynn the license, saying the process was severely compromised. Healey is opposed to ...

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  17. So far, so goodRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... casinos in Rhode Island and Connecticut. For June and July, the Plainridge casino took in more than $24.9 million in gaming revenues. Of that total, $9.82 million has been collected as tax revenue for local aid to cities and towns. In addition, ...

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  18. 888 Holdings pleads with Bwin to reject lure of Sportingbet owner GVCRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... said his firm was 'determined that GVC will play an important role in the continuing consolidation of the online gaming sector'. The battle comes in the midst of major changes in the gambling market, as Ladbrokes merges with Coral and Paddy Power ...

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  19. George Groves 'ready to rock' ahead of world title fight against...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    George Groves has vowed to capitalise on any mistakes Badou Jack makes and announce himself as the world's best super middleweight by winning their world title clash on September 12. The 27-year-old from Hammersmith will take on Jack for the WBC world title at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather's bout against Andre Berto. Groves held a media workout on Friday in Los Angeles and said that he is 'ready to rock' after a successful training camp.

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  20. Andre Berto says he is back to his best ahead of biggest ever fight ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Andre Berto insists he feels better than ever ahead of his biggest ever fight against Floyd Mayweather on September 12. The 31-year-old held a media workout on Friday in Los Angeles ahead of his bout against the unbeaten Mayweather at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Berto was seen by many as a surprising choice for Mayweather in what could be his final ever professional bout.

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