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A BOOZY DOOZY: Making the world’s largest mixed drink at the Palms gets money pouring in to fight Alzheimer’s disease

Curiously counterintuitive, don’t ya’ think? Raising money to combat the insidious, memory-sapping Alzheimer’s disease by pouring a massive, world-record-smashing vat of gin and tonic one …

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THE MATE-MATE SHOW: Service members get hitched courtesy of resorts, chapels and businesses during ‘Las Vegas Marries the Military’ day

Smartly decked out in snappy dress blues, the captain is the regal, picture-perfect embodiment of military decorum. Then the Las Vegas native and Army veteran …

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In the 1997 movie "Con Air," the plane’s left wing nearly shears off the top of the famous Fender Stratocaster guitar sign at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas. The Hard Rock hosted the movie’s premiere. (Darrin Bush/Las Vegas News Bureau)
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BEHIND THE CAMERA: ‘Con Air’ features one of Vegas’ most memorable movie moments

Shakespearean, it isn’t — but perhaps the Bard would have penned this line had he ever gotten his ya-yas out at TAO or Beacher’s Madhouse: …

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