More than 500 fans of Hello Kitty lined up for the grand opening of the Hello Kitty Cafe on the strip. The first 50 customers received a Hello Kitty themed keychain with their purchase. Hello Kitty appeared as a special guest to greet all of the fans in line and gave out hugs. By 7 p.m., the cafe sold more than 1000 pastries and beverages with 150 people still in line waiting for their treats.
Even though the Vegas Summer League is an opportunity for players to impress NBA clubs, Mitchell Creek of the Minnesota Timberwolves was more interested in talking about his team.
Head coaches usually delegate Summer League duties to an assistant or two, but the 34-year-old Jenkins immersed himself in his new team — hoping to create the championship culture that Memphis is eager to restore after triggering a rebuild by trading cornerstones Marc Gasol and Mike Conley earlier this year.
Off the bounce of a strong opening, the Vegas Summer League reached some notable highs. The 15th version of the even ended Monday with Memphis’ 95-92 victory over Minnesota in the title game.
A 50-year-old woman stands accused of murder in her mother’s death. Her 73-year-old mother was unable to care for herself, and she refused to seek medical care, an arrest report alleges.
Sydney, Australia, shows the way toward solving the affordable housing crunch.
There are rarely, if ever, any consequences.
Just asky my friends in Europe.
Liberal policies grow the homeless population.
“Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us,” the jokey Facebook event created by pranksters on June 27, achieved critical mass Monday with more than 1.2 million people pledging to “see them aliens.”
Republican JT Lewis of Newtown recently finished his freshman year at the University of Connecticut.