News from first 5 la A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 01, 2015, 20:01 ET

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas releases information regarding payment card security incident

 On April 3rd, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas discovered a potential security issue involving the systems used for certain credit card...

Apr 30, 2015, 11:11 ET
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Select Las Vegas Marriott Hotels Heat Things Up With 20-30 Percent Off Room Rates

 Travelers heading to Las Vegas this summer can hit the jackpot on savings with a special new deal from select Marriott hotels. Whether an...

Apr 29, 2015, 16:01 ET

La Quinta Holdings Inc. Reports Strong Results For First Quarter 2015

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. ("La Quinta" or the "Company") (NYSE: LQ) today reported its first quarter results on a historical basis, as well as...

Apr 29, 2015, 06:00 ET
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Beacher's Madhouse Las Vegas To Host Fight Weekend's Biggest Events

 Located in the heart of the MGM Grand Casino, Beacher's Madhouse, created by legendary showman Jeff Beacher, will host Fight Weekend's biggest...

Apr 22, 2015, 16:04 ET

Las Vegas Sands Reports First Quarter 2015 Results

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. First Quarter Overview Mr. Sheldon G....

Apr 22, 2015, 08:30 ET

Las Vegas Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Samir Pancholi Reveals Details About Scarless Breast Augmentation

One of the most common questions that breast augmentation patients have is whether they will have visible scars after surgery. Scars are visible...

Apr 21, 2015, 14:51 ET

When It Comes To Social Security, Waiting Is Worth It

 Latinos in the United States are living longer than ever. In fact, Hispanic Americans have higher life expectancies than their Black and White...

Apr 17, 2015, 12:00 ET

Las Vegas Sands to Announce First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) announced today that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 on Wednesday,...

Apr 15, 2015, 08:30 ET

C'est La Vie Consultants Takes Uncertainty out of International Cosmetic Medical Care With All-inclusive, Concierge Services

 Who knew that combining a plastic surgery procedure with an international vacation could be so simple and affordable? That's the value...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:40 ET

LA Crawfish Announces its Expansion to California

 LA Crawfish, a leading Vietnamese-Cajun franchise based in Houston, Texas announces the signing of a franchise agreement in Anaheim,...

Apr 13, 2015, 08:00 ET

Las Vegas Sands and Sands China Announce Expansion of Credit Facility

 Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary Sands China Ltd. has reached an agreement with the...

Apr 09, 2015, 13:03 ET

The Power of the Brand: Convenience Store Owners Rely on Big Names to Spur Profits

It's difficult to dispute the power of a well-established brand. Though some consumers discuss avoiding major brands when possible in order to find...

Apr 09, 2015, 08:30 ET

La Quinta Holdings To Report First Quarter 2015 Earnings And Host Conference Call

La Quinta Holdings Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: LQ) today announced that the Company will release financial results for the first quarter after the...

Apr 07, 2015, 16:05 ET

La Quinta Completes $565 Million Secondary Offering

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. ("La Quinta" or the "Company") announced the completion of a secondary offering of 23,862,500 shares of La Quinta...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:04 ET

First 5 LA Names Peter Barth as Director of Policy and Intergovernmental Affairs

Peter Barth has been selected as Director of Policy and Intergovernmental Affairs at First 5 LA. As the senior policy and intergovernmental affairs...

Apr 01, 2015, 13:26 ET

Convenience Stores Still Top Commercial Destinations for Last Minute Shoppers

Quick stop, drop in convenience stores have long been a staple of American commercialism and a major provider of consumer goods. Where super...

Apr 01, 2015, 12:59 ET
La Roche-Posay Launches SKINCHECKER, International Skin Cancer Awareness Campaign

New Global Survey from Ipsos Brings Attention to Sun Safety Habits Worldwide

As melanoma cases continue to rise, La Roche-Posay has partnered with global survey organization Ipsos, to uncover sun safety behavior worldwide...

Mar 31, 2015, 15:29 ET

An Underdog Wager: Las Vegas Casino Owner Stands To Claim $1 Million Bet On Michigan State Winning NCAA Tournament

Derek Stevens, co-owner and CEO of the D Las Vegas Casino Hotel and Golden Gate Hotel and Casino, is wagering big to see his home state school,...

Mar 31, 2015, 04:41 ET
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Le Berklee College of Music annonce les intervenants pour la seconde édition de TEDxBerkleeValencia à l'Oceanografic de la Cité des arts et des sciences de Valence

Le Berklee College of Music, la plus grande école de musique contemporaine, a annoncé aujourd'hui les intervenants pour la seconde...

Mar 31, 2015, 04:30 ET
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Il Berklee College of Music rende noti gli oratori della seconda edizione del TEDxBerkleeValencia presso il Parco oceanografico all'interno della Città delle Arti e delle Scienze di Valencia

Il Berklee College of Music, l'istituto universitario dedicato alla musica contemporanea più importante al mondo, ha reso noti gli oratori...