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July 24, 2016

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In this June 26, 2013, photo, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is seen in Atlantic City, N.J., with the nearby Water Club reflected in its gold glass facade.
New Jersey regulators OK MGM's Borgata purchase
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
MGM Resorts International's purchase of Boyd Gaming's 50 percent stake in Atlantic City's top casino has received regulatory approval in New Jersey. The Casino Control Commission on Wednesday voted 3-0 to approve lease agreements needed for the sale that will give ...
Mobile casino tournaments launch at 9 MGM resorts
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
MGM Resorts International announced today that it has launched a mobile platform through which customers at nine of its Las Vegas resorts will be able to gamble with ...
Framing of Tesla Motors’ new factory under construction is visible June 14, 2015, behind a security gate on Electric Avenue at Tahoe Reno Industrial Center about 15 miles east of Sparks along U.S. Interstate 80.
Tesla starts tapping into tax credits for factory, selling part to MGM
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Electric carmaker Tesla has received and sold about $20 million in transferrable tax credits from the state, marking some of the company's first moves to tap into ...
Pat Christenson, president of Las Vegas Events, country music superstar Garth Brooks and Rick Arpin, senior vice president of MGM Resorts International, at the new Las Vegas Arena on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, that is still under construction and scheduled to open next April.
Strip Scribbles: Garth Brooks, Faith Hill, Mark Shunock and Playboy Playmates
Las Vegas:
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Three-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and musician Tim McGraw is returning to town at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Dec. 10. Tickets go on sale Friday.
Jim Murren, Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International, speaks  Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at G2E at The Venetian.
MGM Resorts raises profit growth goal by $100 million
Thursday, June 16, 2016
MGM Resorts International said today that its initiative to cut costs and grow revenue should generate an additional $100 million annually before certain costs. The company had previously ...
Trevi Italian Restaurant in the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.
Tonight in L.V.: Trevi pizza cook-off, Dmitri Vegas & Like Mike, Skrillex, Marshmello, Markus Schulz
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Local news personalities battle it out in front of a celebrity judging panel of Anthony Cools and the topless temptresses of “Fantasy” at the Luxor in a pizza cook-off for charity at Trevi Italian restaurant in the Forum Shops of Caesars Palace.
Cars enter MGM Grand on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in Las Vegas.
MGM Resorts rolls out parking fees on the Las Vegas Strip
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The Las Vegas Strip's largest hotel-casino operator has officially started charging for parking. MGM Resorts International's game-changing move to end the long-held ...
MGM Resorts International Chairman and CEO Jim Murren speaks during the grand opening of  T-Mobile Arena on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Jim Murren discusses high-end Park MGM, ‘romantic’ NoMad and ‘the best of the best’
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
An effort to revive Monte Carlo has been three years in the making and led to the announcement Friday that the resort is to be renamed Park MGM and NoMad Hotel, a $450 million deal in partnership with Sydell Group and MGM Resorts International.
Bill Hornbuckle, Madame Li and Bob Moon attend the welcoming ceremony for the historical Chinese photo exhibit “Looking Back After 30 Years” at Crystals on Feb. 2, 2010, in CityCenter.
Bill Hornbuckle: Park MGM is ‘final phase of transforming Strip neighborhood’
Las Vegas Strip:
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The final part of the MGM Resorts neighborhood puzzle at the Park was locked into place Friday with news that Monte Carlo will be transformed into Park MGM and NoMad from New York with trendy Manhattan restaurants Eleven Madison and NoMad.
The 2016 Miss Teen USA Pageant contestants at Carmine’s inside the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.
Strip Scribbles: Surprise wedding, Miss Universe, Miss Teen USA, Righteous Brothers, WSOP
Las Vegas:
Monday, June 6, 2016
It’s an only-in-Las Vegas story. I took a longtime TV friend from New York to dinner at Beauty & Essex in the Cosmopolitan on Sunday night after the 2016 Miss USA Pageant at T-Mobile Arena.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali and his wife Lonnie Ali appear onstage during Keep Memory Alive's "Power of Love Gala" celebrating Muhammad Ali's 70th birthday at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012. The event benefits the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health and the Muhammad Ali Center.
Muhammad Ali, ‘The Greatest,’ made a big impact in Las Vegas
Sports:
Saturday, June 4, 2016
His first fight as a young Cassius Clay was here in 1961 against Duke Sabedong. His final fight was helping to raise funds and awareness for our Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in downtown’s Symphony Park.
Calvin Harris arrives at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Miss USA, Calvin Harris, Wayne Brady, Dwight Yoakam, Heart, Pauly D, burlesque
Las Vegas:
Friday, June 3, 2016
Thanks to 52 gorgeous girls of glamour, it’s going to be a beautiful weekend in Las Vegas, albeit with temperatures as sky high as the pageant contestants’ miniskirts. The National Weather Service emergency heat warning predicts temperatures at 110, so be careful out there.
2016 Miss District of Columbia Deshauna Barber.
2016 Miss USA: Contestants include Army officer, professor, trauma nurse, lawyers
T-Mobile Arena:
Friday, June 3, 2016
Deshauna Barber, 26, works as an IT analyst for the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C., and is commissioned as a logistics commander for the 988th Quartermaster Detachment Unit in Fort Meade, Md.
2016 Miss USA Pageant contestants at “Ka” by Cirque du Soleil in MGM Grand.
2016 Miss USA: Fashion event for military teens; shows; photo shoots; poolside modeling
Pageants:
Friday, June 3, 2016
From the moment the 52 beauties competing in the 2016 Miss USA Pageant arrived in Las Vegas at their MGM Grand headquarters, they have been on an around-the-clock whirl of activities.
Andrea Wynn, Steve Wynn, Guy Laliberte and Claudia Barilla attend the afterparty for Cirque du Soleil's "One Night for One Drop" at Bellagio pool on Friday, March 22, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Guy Laliberte’s $10M golf tourney, Jerry Lewis + Celine, ‘Now You See Me 2’
Las Vegas:
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte is producing one of the largest putting tournaments in golf history to debut here next March with the total prize money expected to exceed $10 million.
British rock legends The Who headlines the Colosseum on Sunday, May 29, 2016, at Caesars Palace.
Celebrity preview: The Who, Chris Tucker, Joan Jett, Punk Rock Bowling, MDW parties
Las Vegas:
Friday, May 27, 2016
The big blast of the weekend is when The Who hits 50 at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace as Roger Daltrey pops the cork on his new champagne to celebrate a half-century of the British rockers’ incredible run.
Opening night of Jennifer Lopez’s “All I Have” on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at Axis at Planet Hollywood.
2016 MDW preview: J.Lo, Rob Kardashian + Blac Chyna, Joe Jonas, Puff Daddy, Pauly D
Las Vegas Strip:
Thursday, May 26, 2016
When you put Jennifer Lopez into the mix with her debut “Carnival del Sol” rooftop poolside party at Drai’s and such stars as Joe Jonas, Travis Barker and Puff Daddy competing on the Strip, you know that this is no ordinary weekend of turntable techniques.
LL Cool J performs at the closing party for Studio 54 on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at MGM Grand. The club closed its doors after 14 years on the Strip.
Historic Studio 54 photos to go on display at First Friday on June 3
Nightlife:
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Long before there was Hakkasan and its offspring, Omnia and Jewel, even longer than before Pure and its sibling, LAX, there was Studio 54. The original disco, it was one of the world’s most famous nightclubs and ran from 1977 to 1981.