Plexiglas barriers on blackjack tables, hand sanitizer near slot machines: this is the new normal in Las Vegas, where hotel and casinos are preparing to reopen on June 4, after a 11-week shutdown. Night clubs and show arenas are still closed, but “Vegas is still Vegas” according to MGM International Resorts president and CEO William Hornbuckle.
Heavyweights Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury jettisoned their previously cordial tone in favor of a heated and personal exchange in the final news conference before their highly expected rematch on Saturday in Las Vegas. Here are a few things to know about the bout.
From "flying gondolas" to vibrators, the Consumer Electronics Show offers a chance to showcase the newest and shiniest gadgetry. Kicking off Tuesday in Las Vegas, the show will open against the backdrop of mounting concerns on how data gathered from connected devices can be exploited by marketers, governments and hackers.
Former First lady Michelle Obama launched a campaign to encourage people to vote, telling a crowd of supporters in Las Vegas Sunday "Because believe me, I am frustrated too. I am sick of all the chaos, and the nastiness of our politics. It's exhausting. And frankly it is depressing."