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May 29, 2016

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Photo: Jamie Foxx sings the national anthem before Floyd
Tonight in L.V.: Tony Bennett, Jamie Foxx, The Cure, The Cult, Sun Standout Awards, ‘Tupperware’
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Las Vegas:
Tony Bennett gets a 21-champagne magnum salute on the Brooklyn Bridge outside New York-New York as marquees on the Strip switch from regular neon lighting to a portrait of the superstar entertainer whose career began 70 years ago.
Photo: Guest host and star Antonio Sabato Jr. in Chippend
Photos: Antonio Sabato Jr. strips down for Chippendales at the Rio
Friday, May 13, 2016
Adult Entertainment:
New Chippendales at the Rio guest host and star Antonio Sabato Jr. is looking forward to his five-week run even as his wife flies in to watch him tear his T-shirt in two and bare his chiseled chest for fans yelling for more at the Rio.
Photo: Angela Stabile, fifth from right, and her sexy
‘X Burlesque’ at Flamingo celebrates 14 years of striptease
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Adult Entertainment:
It was 14 years and 5,026 shows ago that sisters Shakeera and Meeka Onstead began dancing their sultry numbers in Angela Stabile’s “X Burlesque” at the Flamingo.
Photo: Trash Can Nacho
Truly off the hook: Guy Fieri’s El Burro Burracho
Friday, May 6, 2016
Food Network star’s latest Vegas offering spices up Mexican cuisine.
Photo: Prince performs during the Super Bowl 41 Halftime
We have Celine Dion to thank for Prince’s residency at the Rio
Thursday, April 21, 2016
I remember standing for hours on the balcony of Studio 54 (now Hakkasan) at MGM Grand to watch a 1 a.m. performance by Prince. It was a night of music that didn’t end until 4 a.m. and one that I will never forget.
Photo: In this Feb. 8, 2015, photo, Prince presents the a
Remembering Prince and his breathtaking run at the Rio
Thursday, April 21, 2016
The night Prince opened as a Las Vegas headliner was actually the morning, past midnight in a retrofitted showroom at the Rio. It was dubbed Club 3121 for this series of shows, which began in November 2006 ...
Photo: Prince performs during the 2013 Billboard Music Aw
Prince, hugely inventive, influential musician, dies at 57
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Prince, one of the most inventive and influential musicians of modern times with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday in suburban Minneapolis, according ...
Photo: Cirque du Soleils Mystere at Treasure Island.
These shows have legs in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Gambling has lost much of the spotlight in recent years in Las Vegas as visitors have turned their attention — and wallets — to world-class spas, mega-nightclubs and star DJs, celebrity chefs and their restaurants and more.
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Penn & Teller again play the ‘Fool’; Globetrotter recalls unseen win
Saturday, April 16, 2016
The Kats Report Bureau returned to the Rio on Friday night to witness the final taping of the third season of “Penn & Teller: Fool Us.” As John Lennon once said, “I play guitar, and sometimes I play the fool,” which fits some …
Photo: Guest host Antonio Sabato Jr. with Mikey Perez and
Chippendales guest host Antonio Sabato Jr.: ‘I’m the main event for the month of May’
Friday, April 15, 2016
The Rio:
His sex appeal is magnetic. His good looks are stunning. His physique is overpowering. His charm is unmistakable. When Antonio Sabato Jr. competed alongside Cheryl Burke on Season 19 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” in 2014, the reality-TV competition sizzled.
Photo: Guy Fieri at his new Mexican restaurant El Burro B
Guy Fieri opens El Burro Borracho at Rio; son plans L.V. food business
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Who else but Guy Fieri would have the cast of “Rock of Ages” and the bare-chested hunks from Chippendales open the Drunken Donkey? Who else but Guy would wade into the pool-side crowd outside his new restaurant to serve corn off the cob?
Photo: Kathy Griffin and Steve Wozniak arrive for the 59t
Strip Scribbles: Star Trek, Steve Wozniak, sex trafficking, EDC, Penn & Teller
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Las Vegas:
We have some Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors this thrilling Thursday! We love the WW&RR that circulate in this city, as many do come true. The latest is that Star Trek: The Experience that once lured Trekkies and alien characters to the Hilton will reopen at Linq Promenade.
Photo: Antonio Sabato Jr.
Antonio Sabato Jr. to guest host Chippendales from May 5-June 5
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The Rio:
“I am looking forward to joining the Chippendales in Las Vegas as their celebrity guest host,” said Antonio Sabato Jr. in a news release. “It is a legendary show, an iconic brand and a fun experience for all. I am excited to be a part of the energetic atmosphere!”
Photo: Penn Jillette attends the 10th anniversary celebra
Penn Jillette juggles dieting in new book; leaner Jeff Beacher plays hide-and-seek
Saturday, March 26, 2016
In a highly coincidental development, or rather a coincidental reduction, Penn Jillette and Jeff Beacher have shed a combined 330 pounds dating to 2014. ...
Photo: MC and host D.J. Pierce, aka Shangela of RuPauls D
Shangela steps to the front as ‘53X’ takes shape
Friday, March 25, 2016
Shangela takes a seat at a table near the performance stage of “53X,” and it is apparent instantly that this person is a singular embodiment of the show: She … is … hosting. ...