Caesars Entertainment being acquired by Eldorado Resorts in a $17.3B deal. The merged company will retain the Caesars name. Eldorado Resorts, a fast-growing regional casino operator whose lone Southern Nevada property had been the Tropicana Laughlin, is positioned to acquire the larger Caesars Entertainment, owner of 53 properties in 14 states and five countries outside the U.S. Eldorado, which has 26 properties in 12 states, has long been considered a suitor for Caesars, operators of nine Las Vegas resorts, since billionaire investor Carl Icahn took a controlling interest of Caesars’ board of directors.
Other health-related events upcoming include Dining Out for Life, Lunch & Learn and hot yoga.
Bengals left guard Clint Boling retired Monday after eight seasons in the NFL, citing medical concerns. The club posted that he has been dealing with a blood clot.
The death of an inmate Friday at a Pahrump private prison used by Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the U.S. Marshals Service is being investigated as a homicide.
Tennessee defensive lineman Derrick Morgan says he’s retiring after playing nine NFL seasons for five head coaches.
A construction worker who was crushed to death Sunday has been identified as a 35-year-old Las Vegas man by the Clark County coroner’s office.
China’s economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in June, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders as they fight a tariff war with Washington.
Former boxing champion Pernell Whitaker has died after he was hit by a car in Virginia. He was 55.
Tony Bennett, who turns 93 in August, most recently performed on the Las Vegas Strip with Lady Gaga.
Temperatures will creep lower to reach near normal for the season by midweek in the Las Vegas Valley, according to the National Weather Service.
Las Vegas police suspect impairment and speed are factors in a crash early Monday that ended with two vehicles striking an east Las Vegas home.