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Olympics Day 12 - Athletics

Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 Olympics

The United States hasn’t hosted the Summer Olympics since Atlanta in 1996. San Francisco could be in the running for the games that will take place 10 years from now, but odds makers said other U.S. cities have a better shot at hosting the Olympics.

12/18/2014

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Best Holiday Destinations For Singles

The best way to prevent a Blue Christmas is to visit one of the best holiday destinations in America for singles.

12/16/2014

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Las Vegas Setting Odds On Jim Harbaugh Leaving The 49ers

Jim Harbaugh’s future employer is becoming as hotly debated as any election the fall, and like recent presidential races, bookies are now giving you the opportunity to gable on the outcome.

12/04/2014

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5 Surprise Teams With Better Odds To Win The Super Bowl Than The 49ers

It’s been a rough week for the 49ers: the team fell to 4-4 after a crushing defeat to the Rams, the rumors of Jim Harbaugh leaving persist, and now they’ve lost once-promising prospect Marcus Lattimore for good due to ongoing knee trouble. It appears Las Vegas bookies have taken note of the dark clouds currently circling Santa Clara, and they’ve made the three-time NFC Title Game contender a long shot to hoist the Lombardi Trophy this year.

11/05/2014

Former Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco. (Photo By Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Former A’s Slugger Jose Canseco Out Of Surgery After Shooting Himself While Cleaning Gun

Former Oakland A’s slugger Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home.

10/29/2014

Former Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco. (Photo By Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Former A’s Slugger Canseco Accidentally Shoots Himself While Cleaning Gun In Las Vegas Home

Former A’s slugger Jose Canseco was hurt in an accidental shooting in Las Vegas Tuesday afternoon.

10/28/2014

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Giants Are Las Vegas Underdogs (Again) Heading Into World Series

The Giants are underdogs heading into the World Series, according to odds-makers in Las Vegas. That’s good news when you consider this fact: no underdog has lost a series this postseason.

10/20/2014

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Legal Wrangling Ends, Same-Sex Weddings Begin In Las Vegas

A dizzying legal wrangle is over in the wedding capital of the world. Same-sex couples have begun getting marriage licenses in Las Vegas.

10/09/2014

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Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga Set For New Year’s Duet

After his 7th Inning performance at AT&T Park, Tony Bennett announces Vegas show w/ Lady Gaga…

10/07/2014

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Giants Are Longest Shot To Win World Series Despite Dominant Wild Card Game & Past Success

The Giants were not considered the most talented roster entering the 2010 or 2012 divisional playoff round, but bucked the odds to capture the World Championship each time. After that, and an 8-0 thumping of the Pirates Wednesday in the Wild Card round, you would think that oddsmakers would have learned to fear the beard, but no – the Giants (along with fellow wild card winner Kansas City) face the longest odds to win it all of the remaining eight teams at 10-1.

10/02/2014

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