Las Vegas

  • Elvis Presley's jumpsuit to be auctioned June 23, 2014

    New York: A sweat-stained jumpsuit worn by Elvis Presley while performing in Las Vegas is going up for auction. Presley's white costume, which is decorated with a large green and blue peacock across the front, is part of a music memorabilia sale titled 'A Rock & Roll History: Presley to Punk',...
  • Britney Spears' manager confirms singer lip-syncs at Las Vegas shows June 14, 2014

    Los Angeles: Britney Spears' manager has confirmed that the singer has been lip-syncing during her Las Vegas residency performances. Adam Laber admitted that the former Disney star had difficulties singing all the songs in the setlist while she had to dance as well, reported Ace Showbiz. "To put on the show...
  • Five dead in Las Vegas shooting: Report June 9, 2014

    Washington: Two Las Vegas police officers and a civilian were killed in an apparent ambush that ended with the two gunmen killing themselves, local media has reported. One of the attackers yelled "This is the start of a revolution" before shooting the officers and stripping them of their weapons and ammunition...
  • Snapshot: Priyanka Chopra meets Britney Spears in Las Vegas May 5, 2014

    They are impressive, successful and most importantly they have great taste in music. So when popular singers Priyanka Chopra and Britney Spears met in Las Vegas recently, it had to be a picture perfect moment. Priyanka Chopra, who has been making headlines for her third single, 'I Can't Make You...
  • US: Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton during speech April 11, 2014

    Las Vegas: A woman was taken into federal custody after throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton as the former Secretary of State began a Las Vegas convention keynote speech. The incident happened moments after Clinton took the stage on Thursday before an Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries meeting at the Mandalay...
  • Donna Tartt's 'The Goldfinch' will stay with you for a long time March 7, 2014

    Some books take their own good time to get into your headspace and once it happens, you just cannot stop yourself from turning their pages and finish reading them. Same thing happened with The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt that has earned rave reviews worldwide and had me curious about this...
  • Shocking CCTV footage shows driver mow down a pedestrian; Las Vegas police search for driver February 24, 2014

    Surveillance footage captured the scene in which a man was mowed down by a Sedan car driver in an apparent road rage attack. The incident occurred near a crowded petrol station. The Las Vegas police released the video in the hope to identify the driver of the vehicle. The video...
  • Audi unveils new driver less car in Las Vegas January 7, 2014

    Audi has unveiled its new driver less car.This car was unveiled at the Consumer Electric Show in Las Vegas. It is like an auto pilot where the pilot can go into auto pilot but you need the pilot in the plane. It warns you if you close your eyes after...
  • Britney Spears suffers wardrobe malfunction on stage January 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Britney Spears' dress almost fell off during the second night of her Las Vegas residency show at Planet Hollywood. During 'Circus' performance, the 32-year-old singer's gold glittery sequin leotard popped open at the back threatening to reveal more than she intended, reported Ace Showbiz. The singer handled...
  • Las Vegas taxi driver finds $ 300,000 in back seat, returns money to owner December 26, 2013

    Las Vegas taxi driver Gerardo Gamboa thought someone left a bag of chocolates in the back seat of his vehicle, but the stash turned out to be $300,000 in cold hard cash. Now, Gamboa is winning honors for honesty after turning in the money he found on Monday. The money was...
  • Britney Spears begins her Las Vegas tour, set to perform 100 shows December 4, 2013

    Las Vegas: Fire-breathers, contortionists, snake charmers and hunky dancers welcomed Britney Spears to the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino on Tuesday afternoon in a staged event kicking off the pop icon's two-year Las Vegas residency. One block of the Strip was briefly shut down as the star pulled up to the...
  • Lou Reed's 'Satellite of Love' to resound earth in Morrissey's voice November 13, 2013

    Tributes have flowed in after the death of legendary rocker Lou Reed on October 27. Expressing sadness and pain over The Velvet Underground singer's death, former Smiths vocalist and a life long Reed admirer Morrissey has now decided to release a cover for Reed's glam rock song 'Satellite of Love'...
  • Minneapolis: 9-year-old boy sneaks aboard flight, flies to Las Vegas October 7, 2013

    A 9-year-old boy passed through security at the Minneapolis/St Paul International Airport and flew on a Delta Air Lines plane to Las Vegas without a boarding pass, authorities said on Sunday. It was not immediately clear why the child sneaked onto the flight on Thursday, but his action raised questions about...
  • Britney Spears struggles with her weight loss plan September 25, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Britney Spears is trying to shed extra weight by cutting down her food intake, but she admits she is finding it very hard. The 31-year-old is preparing for a two-year residency in Las Vegas, which starts in December this year. She will have to perform nearly every night,...
  • CIA acknowledges Area 51 in declassified documents August 16, 2013

    Las Vegas: The CIA has acknowledged the existence of Area 51 in newly declassified documents. George Washington University's National Security Archive obtained a CIA history of the U-2 spy plane program through a public records request which they released on Thursday. National Security Archive senior fellow Jeffrey Richelson reviewed the...
  • Investigators probe Cirque du Soleil death in Las Vegas July 2, 2013

    Las Vegas: Federal occupational safety officials are investigating the death of a performer during Cirque du Soleil's "KA" show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Cirque officials said on Monday. "KA" performances also were canceled until further notice. No details about the investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration...
  • Saudi Air Force sergeant accused of child rape January 19, 2013

    Las Vegas: A Saudi Air Force sergeant in the United States for training has been arrested on child sexual assault charges over accusations he raped a 13-year-old boy in a Las Vegas hotel, and bail was set on Friday at just over $1.2 million, authorities said. Mazen Alotaibi is accused...
  • CES 2013: 4 gadgets that defined Vegas electronics show January 14, 2013

    Las Vegas: The world's largest gadget show wrapped up on Friday, and the organizers said it was the biggest ever, beating last year's record in terms of the floor space companies purchased to display their wares. What was it that drew more than 3,500 companies and 150,000 people to Las Vegas...
  • What to expect at 2013 International CES in Las Vegas January 4, 2013

    Las Vegas: Think your high-definition TV is hot stuff - as sharp as it gets? At the biggest trade show in the Americas, which kicks off next week in Las Vegas, TV makers will be doing their best to convince you that HDTVs are old hat, and should make room...
  • Miss Universe 2012: India out of the top 10 December 20, 2012

    Las Vegas: Women from around the world squared off on Wednesday night for the right to be called Miss Universe, but India's hope Shilpa Singh failed to make the top 10 as celebrity judges descended on the red carpet and brought some extra sparkle to the Las Vegas Strip. Australia, Russia,...
  • Meet Shilpa Singh, Miss India-Universe 2012 November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: India has been eyeing the most coveted beauty pageant since a decade now and this time around it’s Shilpa Singh, a software engineer by profession, who is planning to make India proud at Miss Universe 2012 pageant. With just a month left for the beauties from 88 countries...
  • Prince Harry's naked pics earn Las Vegas $ 23 mn October 12, 2012

    Los Angeles: The Sin City has hit a jackpot! Prince Harry's naked pictures gave Las Vegas a whopping $23 million worth of free publicity, as the images were seen by 154 million people. The 28-year-old royal caused controversy when nude photographs of him playing strip billiards with a bevy of...
  • Ex-security guard sues Nicolas Cage for $115,000 September 23, 2012

    Los Angeles: Actor Nicolas Cage is reportedly sued by one of his ex-security men Richard Brun for $115,000. Brun has filed a lawsuit in Orange County, saying that he was hired by the actor in September last year, and was fired after two weeks without any reason. The security guard was...
  • Prince Harry happy to joke about naked Vegas pics September 4, 2012

    London: Britain's Prince Harry was happy to poke fun at himself on Monday when he made his first official public appearance since pictures of him cavorting naked while on holiday in Las Vegas were published. The 27-year-old prince, third-in-line to the British throne, made news around the world two weeks ago...
  • Kate Middleton vows to support Prince Harry September 3, 2012

    London: Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton has vowed to support her brother-in-law Prince Harry through his naked photo scandal. The duchess has a close bond with Harry and told her husband Prince William they should pledge their full support to him following the incident, which saw him pictured nude following a...
  • Blonde kissed naked Prince Harry for 20 minutes September 3, 2012

    London: A 32-year-old blonde has claimed she stripped down to a string bikini and kissed a naked Prince Harry in a Las Vegas hotel room for up to 20 minutes, according to the Daily Mail. Carrie Reichert said she was alone with Harry in his hotel room for up to 20...
  • Prince Harry offered $10 mn to star in porn film? August 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Britain's Prince Harry has reportedly been offered $10 million to star in an adult film. The British royal is being lined to appear in an adult movie called The Trouble With Harry based on his naked antics in Las Vegas last weekend, reported TMZ online. Vivid Entertainment's Steve Hirsch...
  • 'Sun' defies royal orders, publish Harry's pics August 24, 2012

    The Sun tabloid published photographs of Prince Harry naked in Las Vegas, becoming the first British publication to defy a request from the royal family's lawyers. Newspapers in Britain did not publish the images of Queen Elizabeth's grandson naked with an unnamed woman while on holiday in Las Vegas, following a...
  • Cavorting Prince Harry's past track record August 23, 2012

    Here is a look at some gaffes by Britain's Prince Harry, the 27-year-old grandson of Queen Elizabeth and third in line to the throne: - In 2002 he admitted under-age drinking and dabbling with marijuana. - Harry got involved in a scuffle with a photographer after leaving a nightclub in October 2004. -...
  • Prince Harry royally naked at a strip pool party August 22, 2012

    London: Prince Harry is back to his party-loving ways, and was spotted in Las Vegas playing in a private pool accompanied by a host of bikini-clad women. The 27-year-old prince was seen at the Wet Republic Ultra Pool at the MGM Grand, the Daily Express reported Monday. Harry, who visited the city...