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EDC’s local economic impact crosses billion dollar mark

Joke all you want about the candy kids in ridiculous raver gear that overtake the Vegas Valley during EDC week, but do not deny their capacity to empty their wallets for our city and state. With Electric Daisy Carnival 2015 generating an estimated $350.3 million last...

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New Criss Angel show at Luxor? ‘Believe’ it

Ira Kuzma Criss Angel, The Amazing Johnathan and Anastasia Synn arrive on the red carpet for Lance Burton’s “Billy Topit: Master Magician” on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at the Palms. By John Katsilometes (contact) Monday, Feb. 22, 2016 | 3:33 p.m. Criss Angel’s...

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‘Twisted Vegas’ needs some serious untangling

Denise Truscello / WireImage / DeniseTruscello.net Alex Goude and his “Twisted Vegas” cast arrive Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Westgate Las Vegas. By John Katsilometes (contact) Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016 | 4:24 p.m. About the time the two remote-piloted airplanes buzzed...

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Britney Spears-Larry Rudolph relationship spins on its Axis

Courtesy Britney Spears is resuming her “Piece of Me” run at Axis at Planet Hollywood. The show has been “refreshed,” according to her longtime manager, Larry Rudolph. By John Katsilometes (contact) Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 | 4:57 p.m. Larry Rudolph The Kats Report...

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Darin Epsilon makes his Vegas debut at DCR

Looking for an alternative to the same old residencies at the megaclubs? Innovation continues to happen off the Strip where the locals once again welcome a fresh face to the scene. We caught up with Chicago native Darin Epsilon in advance of his Las Vegas debut for...

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Chippendales hits new heights at Chateau with ‘53X’

Eric Ita Natali Tangherlini, Alejandro Granados, Jessica Delgado, Ryan Kelsey, Shangela, Okewa Garrett, Shaeja Lee-Boiser, Kyle Efthemes and Jacinthe Morearty star in the new Chippendales show “53X” opening March 11, 2016, at Chateau in Paris Las Vegas. By John...

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Mariah Carey is our pick for the new Vegas showgirl

When that icon of fabulousness Jubilee closed this month, many described its last curtain call as the passing of the Vegas Showgirl. But we know better. Today we have Britney. We have J.Lo. We have superstar showgirls, legendary performers who’ve taken up residencies...

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