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June celebrity celebrations

June 1: Pat Boone first gave Las Vegas an injection of wholesomeness in 1962, when he debuted at the Sahara. And at age 85, he’s …

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June milestones

On June 1, 1956: Nellis Air Force Base becomes home to aerial demonstration squadron, The Thunderbirds. Their aerial acrobatics dazzle those of us on the …

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CHANCES ARE GOOD: With ESPN deal, Caesars ups the bet on sports betting

With the Vegas Golden Knights here, the Las Vegas Raiders coming and a slate of other major sports events on the calendar, Las Vegas is moving to add “sports hub” to “sports betting capital” on its list of monikers. Now, sports media megacompany ESPN and casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp. are partnering to mesh sports and betting with a studio and partnership — another signal of Caesars’ burgeoning investment in sports betting.

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