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  • Nevada court reverses Adelson defamation ruling

    A divided Nevada Supreme Court revived a defamation lawsuit Friday filed by a former Las Vegas Sands Corp. executive against billionaire Chairman Sheldon Adelson.


  • Las Vegas, Cincinnati drop out for GOP convention

    Luck has run out for Las Vegas' push to bring the Republican Party's next presidential nominating convention to Sin City. Cincinnati also has withdrawn from the list of possible hosts.


  • Keynote speaker  New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie addresses attendees at the Second Annual Champions of Jewish Values Awards Gala in New York Sunday, May 18, 2014. Right is Christie's wife Mary Pat. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

    Chris Christie gets fierce and presidential over America's role in the world

    The glittering Manhattan event with Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson is over. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's promising press reviews about his keynote speech at the gathering continue. He struck a fierce, presidential and emotionally charged pose before a very influential audience, speaking out about America's role in the world, and in the future.


  • ** FILE ** In this Jan. 16, 2014, file photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks in Manahawkin, N.J.  (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

    Inside the Beltway: Oh woe is The New York Times

    Alas. Whenever The New York Times has troubles, a certain giddy schadenfreude descends upon onlookers who relish the spectacle. This time, The Times has had a seismic disturbance on par with the plagiarism episode 11 years ago that yielded resignations at the highest levels and prompted management to call all 1,200 employees together to talk about it. For hours.


  • ** FILE ** Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada. (AP Photo)

    Harry Reid: Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson 'not in it to make money'

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is raising some eyebrows in a new TV interview with his assessment of Sheldon Adelson, a big-time political donor from Las Vegas.


  • Billionaire Adelson talks at UNLV about success

    Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson urged students to challenge the status quo, made a moral case against online gambling and extolled Republican virtues during a talk about leadership Monday at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.


  • Sands 1Q profit beats predictions thanks to Macau

    Casino giant Las Vegas Sands Corp. said its first-quarter net income rose 36 percent due to a strong performance in Macau, the world's largest gambling market.


  • Sheldon Adelson listens as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Las Vegas. Several possible GOP presidential candidates gathered in Las Vegas as Adelson, a billionaire casino magnate, looks for a new favorite to help on the 2016 race for the White House.  (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Chris Christie apologizes for ‘occupied territories’ remark

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie apologized to Sheldon Adelson on Saturday after he referred to the West Bank as "occupied territories" during a speech at an Republican Jewish Coalition event.


  • Walker heads to Vegas with possible 2016 hopefuls

    Gov. Scott Walker and a host of possible presidential hopefuls for 2016 are headed to Las Vegas for a high-profile Republican meeting at a casino owned by a billionaire who made the second-highest single campaign donation in Wisconsin history.


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