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Podcast: Is the Dolphins' blowout loss to the Bills an indictment of the rebuild process?

The Dolphins are heading to Las Vegas to face the Raiders in Week 3 with a 1-1 record but they come off a loss that stings more than usual, being ... Click to Continue »
Tags: News, Raiders, Dolphins, Las Vegas

Lou Roy – “Valkyrie” (Prod. Illuminati Hotties)

Lou Roy is a singer-songwriter from the LA suburb of Topanga Canyon. “Valkyrie,” her first single for UK label Balloon Machine, was produced by Sarah Tudzin of Illuminati Hotties and inspired by the chaos of Las Vegas and, per her own description, “female figures in Norse mythology who ride horses through the sky with big, long swords and are very sick.” Lou Roy sings, “Ride with me, Valkyrie/ Slay all those fuckers that have hurt you in the past.” The song exists at the intersection of folksy i...
Tags: Music, UK, La, Roy, Las Vegas, New Music, Illuminati Hotties, Sarah Tudzin, Lou Roy, Topanga Canyon Valkyrie

IPW 2021 Reunites International Travel Buyers, Media, U.S. Suppliers in Las Vegas

More than 2,600 attendees from 52 countries gathered in Las Vegas, Nevada, September 18-22 for the 52nd annual IPW—the travel industry's premier international marketplace and the largest generator of travel to the United States.
Tags: Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Nevada, International Travel Buyers Media U S Suppliers

UFC’s Brian Ortega and his evolution as a fighter finding peace

UFC featherweight Brian Ortega takes a break during a training session last Friday at the Huntington Beach Ultimate Training Center. With a new team and a new outlook, the South Bay fighter has revived his life and his career as he prepares to fight featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 266 on Saturday in Las Vegas. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) UFC featherweight Brian Ortega training at the Huntington Beach Ultimate Training Center, Friday, Sept. 17, 20...
Tags: La, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Manny Pacquiao, Brian, Ufc, Espn, Las Vegas, Abu Dhabi, MMA, Conor Mcgregor, Ghosn, South Bay, Mobile Arena, NC

Governor: Nevada Getting First 150 Afghans for Resettlement

About 150 people from Afghanistan are coming to Nevada, where state officials say about 100 will go to the Reno-Sparks area and about 50 to the Las Vegas area.
Tags: Afghanistan, Las Vegas, Nevada, Reno Sparks

Some of the best hotels in Las Vegas aren't on the Strip - here's where to find a great stay starting at $30

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Tripadvisor The Las Vegas Strip draws millions, but locals know that's not the real heart of the city. Downtown Las Vegas, Fremont Street, and suburbs are more authentic with cheaper casinos and hotels. Some of the best Las Vegas hotels are off-Strip, from retro motels to luxury amid the Red Rocks. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The Las Vegas Strip is the city's glitzy, showy draw, luring ...
Tags: Amazon, California, Cdc, Trends, Hilton, Ufc, Las Vegas, Nevada, Tripadvisor, MGM, Balmain, Vegas, Mediterranean, Palm Springs, Signature, Las Vegas Boulevard

Notebook: Chaminade girls volleyball coach lives in Arizona, but it doesn’t stop the team from winning

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. Chaminade girls volleyball coach Cory Chandler was having a tough Monday. He spent most of the day in an airport after a bird strike cracked a plane window, forcing passengers to deplane. He lives in Arizona, but coaches in West Hills. A bird strike is just one travel obstacle to overcome, but, nevertheless, Chaminade is still unbeaten this season. “When I took over Chaminade four years ago, I just had to ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, Las Vegas, Notre Dame, High School Sports, Eagles, Daily News, Burbank, Chandler, San Fernando Valley, Calabasas, Torrey Pines, Fordham University, Campbell Hall

Elvira, Mistress of the Dark icon Cassandra Peterson opens up in ‘Yours Cruelly, Elvira’ memoir

Cassandra Peterson was eight years old when she saw her first horror movie. The film was William Castle’s “House on Haunted Hill” starring Vincent Price. She was both repelled and fascinated by it, but it sparked a lifelong love affair with the horror genre that would eventually lead Peterson to create her Elvira, Mistress of the Dark persona and go on to become the Queen of Halloween. This year, Peterson is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Elvira, a character she began cultivating during her...
Tags: Halloween, Books, Hollywood, Instagram, Nbc, California, La, Amc, Vincent Price, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Ford, Dave Grohl, Elvis Presley

Jon Gruden: Alex Leatherwood dealing with a back strain

Raiders head coach Jon Gruden called quarterback Derek Carr "questionable" and running back Josh Jacobs "very questionable" as the team starts its week of preparation for the Dolphins. But there's another injury concern along Las Vegas' off
Tags: News, Derek Carr, Las Vegas, Jon Gruden, Josh Jacobs, Alex Leatherwood

2021 NFL power rankings after Week 2: Raiders, Ravens rocket into top 10

Las Vegas and Carolina are among league's surprise 2-0 teams, but did either crack top five in our weekly power poll?       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Fox Nation host Lara Logan accuses media watchdog group of 'feeding off the blood of decent people' while distancing herself from a QAnon influencer's claim that she's moderating his conference

'QAnon John' takes a selfie with another Trump supporter at the president's rally in Middletown, PA. Jacob Montes/Business Insider "Fox Nation" host Lara Logan denied a QAnon influencer's claim that she would speak at his conference. Logan attacked the progressive media watchdog group Media Matters for sharing the clip of the influencer. Logan went on to claim that Media Matters and others "feed off the blood of decent people." See more stories on Insider's business...
Tags: Politics, Hollywood, News, America, Trends, Caesars Entertainment, Conservative, Afghanistan, Fox News, John, Las Vegas, Donald Trump, Trump, Media Matters, Logan, Flynn

Rams’ Darrell Henderson could miss Buccaneers game

Before the Rams face an early-season quality test this week, their leading rusher will face an important health check. How running back Darrell Henderson’s ribs feel Friday could determine if he plays against the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday afternoon at SoFi Stadium. Henderson left the Rams’ 27-24 victory over the Indianapolis Colts in the second half with what Coach Sean McVay called a rib cartilage injury, and he won’t practice Wednesday or Thursday. In case it’s necessa...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Sport, Indianapolis, Soccer, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, Tom Brady, Buffalo Bills, Las Vegas, Robert Woods, Atlanta Falcons, Tennessee Titans, Woods, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Henderson

Court Order Sought to End Mask Mandate in Vegas-Area Schools

Parents of students in the Las Vegas area challenging Nevada’s COVID-19 mask mandate are seeking an emergency court order allowing children to attend school without masks.
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Officer Charged in Fatal Crash Awaits Release on Monitoring

Nevada jail officials say a Connecticut police officer charged with driving under the influence in a Las Vegas crash that killed a fellow officer remains detained while awaiting approval for house arrest and electronic monitoring.
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Billie Eilish Steals the Show — and Hearts, Nelly’s Next Country Album, 24kGoldn’s Big ‘Mood’: iHeartRadio Backstage Report

Amid strict COVID-19 protocols, the iHeartRadio Music Festival returned to Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena over the weekend. Acts including Dua Lipa, Finneas, Nelly and Weezer kicked off the concert showcase on Friday night, with Coldplay, Billie Eilish, Khalid and Sam Hunt among Saturday’s lineup. The Daytime Stage also returned with Olivia Rodrigo, The Kid LAROI, […]
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Weezer, Nelly, Sam Hunt, Billie Eilish, iHeartRadio Music Festival, 24kGoldn, Hearts Nelly, Dua Lipa Finneas Nelly, Coldplay Billie Eilish Khalid

Word of the week: Nikkei

A massive new rooftop restaurant called Chotto Matte is coming in 2022 in San Francisco’s Union Square, in the building that used to house Macy’s men’s store. According to a September 1 story in SFist, the restaurant—the latest in a chain with origins in London—will be San Francisco’s largest, with prix-fixe menus ranging in price from $75 to $155 per person. The part of the story that interested me, though, was the description of the menu: “the very best of Nikkei (Japanese-Peruvian) cuisin...
Tags: Japan, London, Abc, Nikkei, San Francisco, Linguistics, Brazil, Peru, Food And Drink, South America, Las Vegas, Oakland, Japanese, Lima, Burton, Macy

'Freedom Hosting' Web Admin Gets 27 Years In Prison For Hosting 200+ Child Pornography Sites

An anonymous reader quotes the Record: An Irish man who ran a cheap dark web hosting service has been sentenced today to 27 years in prison for turning a blind eye to customers hosting child sex abuse material. Eric Eoin Marques, 36, from Dublin, operated the Freedom Hosting service between July 2008 and July 2013, when he was arrested following an FBI investigation. "The investigation revealed that the hosting service contained over 200 child exploitation websites that housed millions of images...
Tags: France, America, Tech, Fbi, Las Vegas, Dublin, US Department of Justice, DUBLIN Ireland, Marques, Freedom Hosting, Eric Eoin Marques, Brooke Donahue

The Full List Of Winners Of The 2021 Emmy Awards

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Tags: Apple, Hbo, London, Nbc, John Oliver, Los Angeles, Netflix, Bravo, Gillian Anderson, Cbs, Ncaa, Kate Winslet, Las Vegas, Olivia Colman, Charles, Kennedy Center

Emmys 2021: Jean Smart and Jason Sudeikis win top comedy acting honors for ‘Hacks’ and ‘Ted Lasso’

The HBO series “Hacks” challenged the Apple+ series “Ted Lasso” for dominance of the comedy categories at the Emmys, with their stars each taking home best actress and actor for a comedy series on Sunday. Smart, who plays a Las Vegas comedy legend in “Hacks,” opened her speech with an emotional nod to her late husband Richard Gilliland. “I have to acknowledge my late husband RG who passed away six months ago yesterday,” Smart said, choking up a little as she spoke. “I would not be here without h...
Tags: Hbo, Sport, Smart, Things To Do, Soccer, Seth Rogen, Las Vegas, Jason Sudeikis, Norm Macdonald, Rita Wilson, Sudeikis, Jean Smart, Emmy Awards, Lucia Aniello, Paul W Downs, Top Stories LADN

Hacks Just Caused A Minor Upset At The Emmys, And We're Not Mad At It

This just in, many "Ted Lasso" fans just lost money in their Emmy award pools. Though most predictions were forecasting a sweep for the much loved AppleTV+ series, the Lasso award train was derailed by none other than Jean Smart. And honestly, who could possibly be upset about that?That's right, one of the biggest surprises out of the Emmys came from "Hacks," the HBO Max comedy starring Smart and Hannah Einbinder. Best Writing in a Comedy Series and Best Direction for a Comedy Series felt like a...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, News, Smart, Las Vegas, Ava, Deborah, Lasso, Jean Smart, Jason Sudekis, Hannah Waddingham, Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso, Hannah Einbinder, Deborah Vance Jean Smart

Steelers vs. Raiders score, takeaways: Derek Carr, Las Vegas light up Pittsburgh to move to 2-0 to start 2021

Carr's 382 yards propelled the Raiders to their second straight win
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Derek Carr and Raiders impress, are Colts in trouble? Week 2 takeaways

Las Vegas knocked off its second quality opponent in as many weeks while Tennesee came all the way back in Seattle.
Tags: Derek Carr, Las Vegas, Tennesee, Colts

The Haunted Museum Trailer: Discovery+ Gets Spooky With New 'True' Ghost Story Series

Do you like museums? No? What if there were a museum that was somehow, I don't know, haunted?"The Haunted Museum," coming to Discovery+ in October, will answer that very question. It's a new series co-produced by Eli Roth, the Splat Pack member responsible for the films "Cabin Fever," "Hostel," "The Green Inferno," and "Knock Knock," among others. He knows his way around the set of a horror movie, but "The Haunted Museum" takes its title from a real tourist attraction in downtown Las Vegas, whic...
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Trailers, Las Vegas, Ed, Eli Roth, Travel Channel, Annabelle, Roth, Vera Farmiga, Zak Bagans, Bagans, Lorraine Patrick Wilson, Zak Bagans Las Vegas

Twisted Sister’s Jay Jay French reveals secrets to success in new business book

When Twisted Sister was selling out tours and racking up hits like “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” guitarist Jay Jay French felt vindicated for the decade he’d spent playing bars and clubs and working on his rock ‘n’ roll dreams. And when bitterness and bankruptcy broke up the band just a few years later? French fell so far he found himself working the graveyard shift at a friend’s pool hall, scraping by to support his family until he could plot a second act. Jay Jay French, guitarist and cofound...
Tags: Books, Music, New York, New York City, Sport, Things To Do, Atlantic, Soccer, Mtv, Connecticut, New Jersey, Mexico City, David Bowie, Las Vegas, Arthur Miller, Central Park

Horse owners are struggling to buy ivermectin as Americans scramble for the unproven COVID-19 treatment and Amazon sellers cash in by gouging prices, reports say

Horse owners are struggling to find ivermectin as some Americans purchase the drug to self-medicate against COVID-19. Getty Images Ivermectin, a "dangerous" and unproven COVID-19 treatment, is mainly used as a livestock dewormer. Horse owners are struggling to buy the drug because demand is so high, The Washington Post reported. Demand has been driven by right-wing media figures baselessly touting it as a "miracle cure." See more stories on Insider's business page. Horse owners, who us...
Tags: Amazon, Florida, Washington Post, Trends, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Fda, Npr, Las Vegas, The Washington Post, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Midwest, BuzzFeed News, Laura Ingraham, Joe Rogan, Greely

Joe Haden, Devin Bush inactive for the Steelers in Week 2 vs Raiders

The Steelers will be taking on Las Vegas with two key defenders on the sidelines.
Tags: Steelers, Las Vegas, Joe Haden Devin Bush

Friends, Colleagues Mourn New Haven Officer Killed in Crash

A New Haven police officer killed in a crash involving other officers in Las Vegas is being remembered for his positive impact on colleagues and the community he served.
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4 Connecticut cops in Las Vegas crash; 1 dead, 1 facing DUI charge: reports

A Connecticut police officer was being held on $100,000 bail Saturday, accused of being an impaired driver following a Las Vegas crash...
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Conn. Officer Arrested in Vegas Crash; Fellow Officer Killed

A Connecticut police officer faces criminal charges in Las Vegas and an investigation in his own department following a car crash that killed a fellow officer, Officials say New Haven Officer Robert Ferraro was arrested Friday on charges of DUI resulting in death and reckless driving in the 4 a.m. crash that killed Officer Joshua Castellano, also of the New Haven force.
Tags: Connecticut, Las Vegas, Robert Ferraro, Joshua Castellano

The True Cost of a Road Trip

Later this month, Eric and I will be heading south on a road trip to Las Vegas by way of Reno and back. I'll be posting along the way of our stops and food and such. While I have a lot of experience road tripping, I know others do not and aren't always prepared for the costs if they don't plan ahead of time. by IDRIVESAFELY. From Visually.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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