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Men’s Tennis Travels to Las Vegas for Four Matches in Three Days

Story Links LAS VEGAS, Nev.—The University of Hawai’i men’s tennis team (0-3) heads to Las Vegas, Nev. where they will play four dual matches in three days at UNLV’s Fertitta Tennis Complex from Friday, January 27 – Sunday, Jan. 29.   DUAL MATCH #4-7  OPPONENT DATE TIME UNLV – Friday, Jan. 27, 2023 at 8:00 […]

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Gaming

Skrapz dominates Vegas as new-look London Royal Ravens impress in

The London Royal Ravens got their first victory of the Call of Duty League’s second set of qualifying matches with an impressive win over the Las Vegas Legion today by a count of 3-1, breaking a seven-match losing streak in the process. The victory comes just days after the team announced yet another roster change, […]

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Business

John Lennon was thrown out of Vegas show after making demand of

John Lennon and Yoko Ono had a volatile relationship in the early 1970s. In late 1973 the famous star of The Beatles split from his wife of four years and left their home in New York City to move to Los Angeles. Lennon became nocturnal and began drinking – hard – every single night in […]

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Sports

Women’s Tennis Set to Begin 2023 in Las Vegas – UCLA

Story Links LAS VEGAS – The 16th-ranked UCLA women’s tennis team is set to take part in its first action of 2023 Friday on the campus of UNLV, location of the 20th Freeman Memorial Championships. The Fertitta Tennis Complex is the site of the three-day event, set to feature singles and doubles tournaments. Joining the […]

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Entertainment

Elvis Presley’s Viva Las Vegas released as remix with Britney

When Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis movie was released last year, the soundtrack included a ton of Elvis Presley covers and reimagings by celebrity fans from Jack White to Stevie Nicks. There’s even a remix of Crawfish with Fever and now another has been released in the form of Toxic Las Vegas. The Jamieson Shaw Remix brings […]

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Canada

A new zero-emission EV concept was unveiled in Las Vegas — and

The big gamble by the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA) is playing out in Las Vegas this week. Project Arrow, the high-tech concept vehicle produced with content from 50 parts suppliers in Canada, was unveiled at the consumer electronics show known as CES on Thursday. “It came out exactly the way we wanted it to and […]

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US

MGM Resorts sells land on Las Vegas Strip where 2017 mass

CNN  —  The land on the Las Vegas Strip where the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival mass shooting took place has been sold, the company that owned the land said. The sale, finalized on Friday, was for land across from The Luxor hotel known as the Village property and does not include a plot of […]

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US

Las Vegas helps us understand how virtual environments fall short

A few months ago, I visited Las Vegas for the fourth time. Not much has changed: It is still a battleground of corporate brands vying for attention. Do you want to buy a Prada bag in Venice, see a concert from hologram Michael Jackson, or try one of Taco Bell’s new Cantina Margaritas? Architecture supports […]

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Sports

Las Vegas Raiders 10-13 Pittsburgh Steelers: Kenny Pickett throws

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Highlights of the Las Vegas Raiders’ clash with the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 16 of the NFL Highlights of the Las Vegas Raiders’ clash with the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 16 of the NFL Kenny Pickett hit George Pickens on a 14-yard touchdown pass with […]

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Travel

Graney: Path seen for college football title game in Las Vegas

He would like to think it’s possible. That if everyone — and he means everyone — worked together, Las Vegas could one day host a College Football Playoff championship game. John Saccenti is correct in that the town has everything needed to stage such a moment. It has the hotel rooms and stadium and a […]