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MGM Resorts assists families of Las Vegas shooting victims, cancels shows

Updated October 2, 2017 - 7:07 pm

MGM Resorts International said it is helping families arrange transport and accommodations to visit relatives hurt or slain during Sunday’s shooting in Las Vegas.

The casino operator also said it canceled all of its Las Vegas shows scheduled for Monday night and is assisting guests whose travel has been disrupted by the shooting. MGM shows include Michael Jackson’s “ONE” by Cirque du Soleil.

MGM declined to comment on the investigation into the shooting, which took place at its Mandalay Bay property on the Strip. The company said it is deferring all communication on the case to the FBI and Las Vegas police.

Caesars Entertainment Corp. has canceled a presentation by Chief Executive Officer Mark Frissora scheduled for Tuesday morning. Caesars is also waiving all cancellation fees and helping guests affected by flight changes.

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