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Gabbard Confirms Attendance at Third Democratic Debate after Threatening Boycott

Long-shot presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard (D., Hawaii), confirmed her participation in Tuesday’s Democratic debate on Twitter Monday, after threatening last week to boycott the event entirely over concern that “the DNC and corporate media are rigging the election again.”Gabbard, who is currently polling at 0.7 percent nationally, addressed supporters Thursday and accused the Democratic National Committee and corporate media partners of attempting “to usurp your role as voters in choosing wh...

Las Vegas MLS to give agents new CRM, mobile app products

The Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors will now provide members with Prospects CRM and MLS-Touch, it was announced Monday.
Tags: Agent, Industry News, MLS & Associations, News Brief, Select, Technology, CHarles Drouin, Corelogic, Crm, Customer Relationship Management, Greater Las Vegas Association Of Realtors, Las Vegas, Matrix, MLS, MLS-Touch, Montreal

Ford SEMA Custom Builds Include Wild and Off-Road-Ready Rangers

An advance look at a few of the nearly 50 Fords that will be at the SEMA show in Las Vegas soon.
Tags: News, Ford, Las Vegas, SEMA

Why Macao Should Be on Your Bucket List

We tapped travel expert, Lauren Bath (@laurenepbath) to show us all that Macao has to offer. From a foodie’s paradise to a melting pot of cultures, Lauren gives us an inside look at why Macao should be on our bucket lists. I’ve been to Macao before, so it actually wasn’t on my bucket list at all anymore!  Unfortunately for me, I’d only scraped the surface of what was on offer during my first visit. Like so many travellers before me I made the common mistake of tagging a day trip onto my holiday ...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, China, Thailand, Portugal, Las Vegas, Refik Anadol, Macao, Wynn Palace, Lauren, Cotai, Coloane Village, Lauren Bath @laurenepbath, Macao Peninsula

Judge okays $1 million bond for Giuliani associates Parnas and Fruman, related marijuana scheme revealed

A judge today approved a $1 million bond in property and business for two associates of President Trump’s personal attorney Rudolph Giuliani, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, along with mandatory home confinement and GPS monitoring. Parnas and Fruman remain in custody until those conditions are met. Their next hearing date is set for next Thursday afternoon in SDNY. They were been arrested on charges of conspiring to funnel money to U.S. politicians from overseas, and attempting to manipulate U.S...
Tags: Post, Politics, Crime, News, Washington Post, Washington, Russia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Manhattan, Las Vegas, Nevada, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump

New frontiers in feminine hygiene ads. Plus, why Rihanna turned down the Super Bowl: Thursday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. If you're reading this online or in a forwarded email, here's the link to sign up for our daily newsletter. You can also get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Taboo-busting When it comes to women’s periods, what’s acceptable to show on U.S. TV? Can you show … actual blood? Some women’s brands are intent on smashing taboos, but networks are reticent. Thinx, which makes wh...
Tags: Apple, Hong Kong, Nbc, Rihanna, China, Time, Advertising, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Los Angeles, Vogue, Nba, Las Vegas, Matt Lauer, Activision Blizzard, Alexa

Secrets of the Las Vegas Airport

This was not the scene I imagined unfolding my first time in the Las Vegas airport. Whenever I pictured my my first time in Las Vegas, I imagined one big blur full of overpriced cocktails and buffets and Blackjack tables, five-course meals served up by celebrity chefs, interesting strangers and late-night strolls through nearly-perfect replicas of Venetian canals. I imagined coming home with more...Read the whole entry... »          Related Stories Coffee, and a Love LetterWhy I Fell in Love...
Tags: Travel, Florida, Shopping, Restaurants, United States, Las Vegas, Airport, Orlando, Layover, Las Vegas airport, Kristin projects, Kristin Winet

Glamping at the Clark County Shooting Complex, NV

I rose early this morning in order to motor out with Scarlett and catch the sun's first light on the mountains within the Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area that I thought would make a good background. I broke camp at a leisurely pace and was on the road towards the north side of the Las Vegas Metro area, getting to the Clark County Shooting Complex by 11AM.  Got checked in and found my site with no issues, and being pleasantly surprised that it was a full hook up site for only $25/night! and...
Tags: Utah, Walmart, Motorcycles, Sunrise, Las Vegas, Nevada, Sunset, Clark County, Scarlett, Las Vegas Metro, RV Trips, URRV, Dry Lake Bed BLM, Clark County Shooting Complex NV

Todd Gurley, Rams are hurting going into game against first-place 49ers

THOUSAND OAKS — Todd Gurley showed up on the Rams’ injury report again Wednesday. For the first time this season, it’s because of an actual injury. Coach Sean McVay said the running back missed practice with a left-thigh bruise, and could miss the Rams’ pivotal game against the San Francisco 49ers at the Coliseum on Sunday. McVay said Gurley was injured last Thursday night in Seattle during the Rams’ one-point loss to the Seahawks. Also newly reported hurt were cornerback Aqib Talib (ribs) and b...
Tags: Sports, San Francisco 49ers, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, NFL, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Dallas Cowboys, Todd Gurley, Las Vegas, Seattle, Seahawks, NFC West, Gurley, Browns

Ex-Droga5 CCO Ted Royer's recent speech sparks widespread anger, some praise and calls to action

Former Droga5 Chief Creative Officer Ted Royer’s appearance at an advertising event in Las Vegas this past weekend sparked heated, passionate reactions around the industry—from those in attendance and elsewhere. Royer took the stage on Sunday morning and addressed the allegations of anonymous Instagram account Diet Madison Avenue that preceded his firing from Droga5 more than a year-and-a-half ago. While some praised Royer for being brave enough to speak, there was also plenty of shock and di...
Tags: Time, Advertising, Levy, Las Vegas, Melbourne, Fcb, Barbara, Kansas City Missouri, DMA, Royer, Lia, Ted Royer, Barbara Levy, Judy John, Oliver Fuselier, London International Awards

Our Collective Responsibility for Mass Shootings

For far too long, online forums and marketplaces have been granted near-total immunity when they contribute to gun violence.
Tags: News, E-commerce, Gun Control, Las Vegas, Mass Shootings, 2017, Firearms, Nev, Las Vegas (Nev, Suits and Litigation (Civil, El Paso (Tex, Shooting (October, Christchurch (New Zealand

The new norm in Las Vegas resort fees? $50 a night at top hotels

The nightly resort fee at Caesars Palace is going from $39 to $45. With taxes, the total tops $50. The fee is also increasing at two other hotels.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Las Vegas, Usa Today, Caesars Palace

Ruling the roost: 5 Questions with Andrea Zahumensky, CMO at KFC US

In 1930, Colonel Harland Sanders opened a small service station along Route 25 in Corbin, Kentucky. At the time, it only seated 6 people but word had quickly spread about Sanders’s renowned culinary skills. Sometime after, he amassed enough fame, fans and fried chicken to seat over 140 people in the Harland Sanders Café. Today, KFC has over 22,500 locations around the world, own franchises in over 135 countries and territories (more than McDonald’s) and in 2018, generated over $2.64 billion in r...
Tags: Advertising, US, CMO, Las Vegas, Coachella, Mintel, Kfc, Sanders, McDonald, Turbotax, Corbin Kentucky, Wieden Kennedy, Colonel Sanders, Harland Sanders, 5 Questions, KFC US

Sanders Campaign Tries to Keep Momentum in his Absence

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, one of the leading 2020 candidates, has been off the trail for a week since he suffered a heart attack on Oct. 1. In his absence, his campaign has been on autopilot. They’ve dispatched surrogates to early states on his behalf. They’ve rescheduled an ad buy in Iowa that was postponed in the wake of the medical emergency. They’ve announced a new policy plan to get money out of politics. They’ve sent supporters to a climate strike with Greta Thunberg. They pushed o...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Cnn, Iowa, Las Vegas, Sanders, Burlington, Bernie, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders, Drake University, Burlington VT, Sen Sanders, Khanna, Jane Sanders, Ro Khanna, Greta Thunberg

Bruins top Golden Knights 4-3, off to best start in 18 years

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brad Marchand had two goals and an assist to lead the Boston Bruins over the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Tuesday night. The Bruins (3-0-0) remained undefeated as they continue their four-game road trip to start the season, all against Western Conference teams. Boston has outscored Dallas, Arizona and Vegas 7-3, […]
Tags: News, Boston, Sports, Ap, Las Vegas, Vegas, Boston Bruins, Bruins, Brad Marchand, Western Conference, Golden Knights, Vegas Golden Knights, Dallas Arizona

And The Number Of Bump Stocks Actually Turned In?

The Washington Times. The federal government collected fewer than 1,000 bump stocks during the run-up to a new ban in March, despite estimates that hundreds of thousands of the devices that mimic machine gun fire are in circulation, according to federal data provided to The Washington Times by the Justice Department. As the nation marked the second anniversary Oct. 1 of the Las Vegas massacre, which prodded the Trump administration to ban bump stocks, the numbers offer a cautionary tale on the s...
Tags: Washington, Military, Gun Control, Las Vegas, Times, Justice Department, Trump, The Washington Times, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives, Bump Stocks, Bump Stock Ban

Oakland mayor: MLB commissioner threatened that Athletics could move to Las Vegas

The city of Oakland filed a lawsuit that could hamper the Athletics' plans to move to a new stadium.
Tags: News, Mlb, Athletics, Las Vegas, Oakland

Inside Refinery29's $133 million rise and sell to Vice Media, FCB cuts ties with industry group over Ted Royer controversy, and Taboola and Outbrain finally merge

Hello! Welcome to the Advertising and Media Insider newsletter. I'm Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter filling in for Lucia this week. If you got this email forwarded, sign up for your own here. Send tips or feedback to me at [email protected] After a year of nearly constant rumors about digital media mergers, the past few weeks have proved that the consolidation trend is real. In the past couple of weeks, Vox Media acquired New York Media, Vice Media bought Refinery29, a...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, London, Yahoo, California, Ebay, Time, Trends, Netflix, Dell, Las Vegas, General Mills, Vox Media, Samba TV, Taboola

Gareth Davies: Wales scrum-half gives up Las Vegas trip for World Cup fitness

Wales scrum-half Gareth Davies says he gave up a regular post-season trip to Las Vegas to ensure he was fully fit for the World Cup in Japan.
Tags: News, Wales, Las Vegas, Gareth Davies

Bernie Sanders Says He Was ‘Dumb’ for Ignoring Symptoms Before His Heart Attack

Sanders returned home Saturday to rest after three days in a Las Vegas hospital
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Las Vegas, Vermont, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Onetime, 2020 Election

MLB threatens to move Athletics to Las Vegas if Oakland doesn't drop lawsuit, officials say

Alameda County is attempting to sell its stake in ownership to the A's, but the city of Oakland is trying to block that sale.
Tags: News, Mlb, Athletics, Las Vegas, Oakland, Alameda County

UW Huskies tipoff Pac-12 challenge series with non-conference game in 2020 against Oklahoma

Washington will play Oklahoma at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in December 2020 as part of a two-year series between the Pac-12 and Big 12. The teams will meet again in Dallas in 2021.
Tags: News, Washington, Sports, Dallas, Las Vegas, Oklahoma, Pac-12, Huskies, Husky Basketball, Mobile Arena, UW Huskies

Ad agency FCB ends partnership with London International Awards after controversy over surprise appearance by fired Droga5 executive

The London International Awards' annual conference in Las Vegas sparked controversy after Ted Royer, an executive fired from ad agency Droga5 last year, made a surprise appearance. Ad agency network FCB, part of giant holding company IPG, told Business Insider it would stop participating in LIA events due to a "disappointing and unsatisfactory" response by the organization. A source who attended Royer's speech said he and other attendees felt "manipulated" and worried that their travel expense...
Tags: London, Trends, New York Times, The New York Times, Las Vegas, Adweek, Business Insider, Agency, Fcb, Lara Logan, IPG, Royer, Lia, Droga, David Droga, Ted Royer

How to Make Your Family Vacation Fun and Exciting

The best selling author and psychologist Oliver James once said that memories of family holidays are valued by children not just in the moment. It will continue to be cherished in their memories as they reach adulthood. This is one of the reasons why a lot of parents love to go on a family vacation with their kids. In fact, in the year 2017 alone 58 percent of millennials in the United States were found to love traveling with their children. Statistics also show that family travel is the most p...
Tags: Travel, Sponsored, Mississippi, Unesco, United States, Portugal, New Orleans, Las Vegas, Sintra, Lisbon Portugal, Oliver James, Louisiana Children 's Museum

Tone Deaf: After Caesars CEO Calls Resort Fees Straw That Breaks Camels Back, They Raise Resort Fees

MGM and Caesars seem to be Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dumber. In August MGM announced resort fees over $50 a night at 4 hotels. The CEO of Caesars declared that resort fees could be the straw that breaks the camel's back for Las Vegas lodging. So what is Caesars doing? Raising resort fees, natch. Continue reading Tone Deaf: After Caesars CEO Calls Resort Fees Straw That Breaks Camels Back, They Raise Resort Fees...
Tags: Travel, Hotels, Las Vegas, MGM, Caesars, Tweedle Dee, Resort Fees

Disgusting Food Museum: Food so gross you have to try it

The Disgusting Food Museum exhibition traveled to France and is headed to Las Vegas to showcase gross food.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, France, Las Vegas, Usa Today, Disgusting Food Museum

Eagles to Perform ‘Hotel California’ Album in Its Entirety on 2020 Tour

As expected, the Eagles’ recent string of Las Vegas dates, in which they played their 1976 classic “Hotel California” album in its entirety, were a dry run for a tour next year: The group will bring the show across North America in the spring, performing the album along with many other hits, accompanied by an […]
Tags: News, California, Las Vegas, North America, Eagles

The NBA's China problem just got bigger. Plus, Ted Royer speaks: Tuesday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. If you're reading this online or in a forwarded email, here's the link to sign up for our daily newsletter. You can also get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Bad news for the NBA China's state TV network is halting all NBA broadcasts after a single tweet spiraled into a massive crisis for the league in China. It started when Daryl Morey, general manager of the Houston...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Hong Kong, New York, Hollywood, London, Nbc, South Park, California, China, Groupon, Advertising, Bloomberg, Beijing, Nba, Cctv

Scarlett's Swing Arm is welded back together.....

Drove from vicinity of Virgin, UT to the location of Dr Mobile Welding Services.  They were willing to take a crack at the repair after my first call to an outfit referred to me by a neighborhood friend didn't pan out.As I'm in travel mode, it was simpler to go to Richard (the main welder and owner)'s place of business which is adjoining his father's home.  He was trained by his Dad and trained well, in my opinion.The place was a bit messy but it all became a moot point when Richard started work...
Tags: Utah, Motorcycles, Las Vegas, Richard, Scarlett, Scarlett Repairs, Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area, Virgin UT

Former Droga5 CCO Ted Royer addresses sexual misconduct allegations in public for the first time

More than a year-and-a-half after he was fired from Droga5 following allegations posted by anonymous Instagram account Diet Madison Avenue, former New York Chief Creative Officer Ted Royer reemerged in the public eye yesterday. Royer spoke in Las Vegas at the London International Awards’ Creative Liaisons, the award show’s program dedicated to nurturing rising advertising talents.  “I’m here because I believe in face-to-face communication and I don’t want to hide any more,” he told a c...
Tags: New York, London, Time, Advertising, Levy, Las Vegas, DDB, NDA, Louis CK, DMA, Wendy Clark, Royer, Liaison, Lia, Ted Royer, Barbara Levy