Associated Press in Las Vegas

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Chinese defendants enter pleas in Las Vegas gambling case
Tech spending forecast to dip 1 per cent in 2014 as prices for devices fall
Chavez Jnr tests positive for pot after Vegas bout
Nevada suspends Chavez Jr. for failed drug test
Pacquiao fight with Marquez almost set
Floyd Mayweather Jr. to fight Guerrero on Showtime
Promoter apologises for Guns N' Roses poster
Mayweather, Pacquiao settle defamation case
OJ Simpson testifies in bid for new Vegas trial

O.J. Simpson, an articulate ex-star athlete who once lived for the spotlight, was back on stage telling the grim story of a single Las Vegas afternoon in 2007 that sent him to prison. No longer the glamorous celebrity in an expensive suit, Simpson wore a drab prison uniform during Wednesday’s court appearance.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM

O.J. Simpson, an articulate ex-star athlete who once lived for the spotlight, was back on stage telling the grim story of a single Las Vegas afternoon in 2007 that sent him to prison. No longer the glamorous celebrity in an expensive suit, Simpson wore a drab prison uniform during Wednesday’s court appearance.

OJ Simpson testifies in bid for new Vegas trial
US casino operators split over internet gambling
Cain Velasquez reclaims UFC heavyweight title from Junior Dos Santos

Velasquez reclaimed the UFC heavyweight title Saturday night, thoroughly battering Dos Santos on the way to a lopsided unanimous decision in UFC 155.

30 Dec 2012 - 5:22PM

Velasquez reclaimed the UFC heavyweight title Saturday night, thoroughly battering Dos Santos on the way to a lopsided unanimous decision in UFC 155.

Cain Velasquez reclaims UFC heavyweight title from Junior Dos Santos
Mayweather announces Alvarez fight on Twitter
One dead as severe heat wave hits western US

Forecasters said temperatures in Las Vegas shot up to 46 degrees Celsius on Saturday afternoon, two degrees short of the city’s all-time record.

30 Jun 2013 - 3:05PM

Forecasters said temperatures in Las Vegas shot up to 46 degrees Celsius on Saturday afternoon, two degrees short of the city’s all-time record.

One dead as severe heat wave hits western US
Oscar De La Hoya admits himself to rehab
Chris Weidman beats Anderson Silva to become new UFC middleweight champion

Silva talked, taunted and dared Weidman to engage him. When the champion lowered his hands early in the second round, Weidman caught him with a short left that sent the MMA star to the mat.

7 Jul 2013 - 5:03PM

Silva talked, taunted and dared Weidman to engage him. When the champion lowered his hands early in the second round, Weidman caught him with a short left that sent the MMA star to the mat.

Chris Weidman beats Anderson Silva to become new UFC middleweight champion