Las Vegas

Brit Who Tried To Snatch A Policeman's Gun At Trump Rally Was 'Hearing Voices'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK

A British man jailed for trying to snatch a policeman’s gun at a Donald Trump rally has said he heard voices telling him to kill. Michael Sandford, ...

Inside China Poblano: Mexican Food Meets Chinese In Las Vegas

Selene Nelson | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has no less than 17 restaurants -- a number that doesn't seem so high once you consider its 2,995 rooms. Deciding where to eat can be a test for any visitor, but as a serious aficionado of Mexican food, I had my heart set on guacamole and tacos. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas had bigger ideas. What's the only thing better than Mexican food? Mexican and Chinese food.

'Armed Robbers Wearing Pig Mask' At Bellagio Hotel In Las Vegas

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK

Armed robbers some wearing pig masks have stormed a Rolex store at the iconic Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas. Shooting @ Bellagio in Vegas - @StripCab ...

USA Eagles Aim To Soar In Las Vegas 7s

Oliver Pickup | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Sport
Oliver Pickup

Mike Friday, the head coach of the USA men's rugby sevens team, joked on the eve of last summer's Olympics that if his team managed to achieve a dream podium finish he would anoint fellow Englishman Tom Hardy as the actor he would most like to portray him in the inevitable Hollywood movie depicting the against-the-odds triumph.

Inside The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, Sin City's Most Modern Hotel

Selene Nelson | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

As soon as I walked through the lobby The Cosmopolitan felt different from the other big hotels I'd visited that day. The decor is modern and quirky, the atmosphere lively, and the clientele much cooler. But what about the rooms?

Manny Pacquiao Has One Fight Too Many...

A.J. Higginson | Posted 09.04.2017 | UK Sport
A.J. Higginson

Manny Pacquiao wants to go out a winner when he meets Timothy Bradley Jr. for the third time in a 12-round welterweight fight on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Gun Porn Draws Thousands To Las Vegas To Fetishise Big Weapons

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK

Some 60,000 Americans reacted Barack Obama’s December proposals to tighten up existing gun-ownership regulations following a spate of mass shootings...

Woman Driver 'Intentionally' Crashed Into Crowd In Las Vegas, Killing One Person

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK

A woman intentionally swerved her car onto a busy sidewalk two or three times Sunday and mowed down people outside a Las Vegas casino, killing one and...

Trump Pulls Out 'Blue Steel' During GOP Presidential Debate In Vegas

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Politics

LAS VEGAS – Donald Trump remains untouchable. And so do his supple cheeks. After calling for a blanket ban on Muslims entering the country, and floa...

How to Do Las Vegas as a Couple

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Sherriff

If you've ever seen the posters on the tube, then you'll know Las Vegas isn't touted as a romantic destination. Unless, that is, your idea of romance consists of pulling on a dance floor and a kebab at 3am. So when I embarked on a trip to the City of Sin (not through choice, long story) with my boyfriend, it was with some trepidation.

Hero Pilot Chirs Henkey Has 'Finished Flying' After BA Engine Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK

The Reading pilot hailed a hero after safely evacuating passengers and crew from a burning British Airways plane on a Las Vegas runway has said he has...

Burning Plane 'Was Supposed To Be Pilot's Last Flight'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK

A gaping, charred hole has been left in the side of the British Airways plane which caught fire shortly before departing for London on Tuesday. All...

Calm BA Captain Made Frightening Mayday Call Sound More Like A Coffee Order

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK

Black smoke was billowing from the British Airways jet as flames shot out from under the wing, but listening to the British Airways pilot notify airpo...

Reggie Bügmüncher Becomes The Unlikely Star Witness Of The BA Plane Fire

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK

Had Reggie Bügmüncher been anywhere else on Tuesday, the world would have probably never known about the unusually named sideshow performer from Phi...

Passenger Terror In Las Vegas As BA Plane Bursts Into Flames

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale & Jack Sommers | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK

The engine of a British Airways jet caught fire on the runway at Las Vegas airport on Tuesday shortly before take off. Pictures from McCarran Internat...

Viva Las Vegas!

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK Tech

Three photographers drove across two different states to capture a stunning time-lapse video of Las Vegas at night. Aaron Keigher, Michael Bloom an...

What Time Does The Mayweather vs Pacquiao Fight Start?

The Huffington Post Staff | Posted 30.04.2015 | UK Sport

'What time does the Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight start?' is the question all sport fans should be asking. The historic bout at the MGM Grand Casin...

Is This the Last Hurrah For the Noble Art?

Jason Holmes | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Sport
Jason Holmes

This is the big one, the defining match of this generation, the one they've been waiting for all of these lean years. It'll be up there with Ali versus Frazier and Sugar Ray Leonard versus Marvin Hagler, and it may very well be the last of its kind.

Off the Strip in Las Vegas

Mike Gerrard | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

About 15 miles west of the Strip, and visible from it, this protected conservation area gets over 1 million visitors a year (almost 40 million visit Las Vegas). You can drive through on a loop road, which has stopping places where you can get out and hike the trails...

Las Vegas-Bound 747 Forced Into Emergency Landing At Gatwick

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK

A Boeing 747 was forced to make an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport after the aircraft suffered a landing gear problem midair. The aircraft app...

Saying Goodbye to Guys Trips to Vegas

Dr Mark Silvert | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Mark Silvert

One call to the concierge confirms they couldn't give a rat pack's ass if you are staying there, buy a table for $3000 or stand in line for the rest of your holiday. Oh how I long for the days when a table minimum was $1000. First world problems indeed.

Baby Body Parts & Adult Heart Found In DHL Packages Bound For Las Vegas

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK

Three packages containing baby body parts and an adult heart have been discovered at a parcel delivery company in Bangkok. The boxes, containing a...

The Best Romantic Experiences in Las Vegas

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Las Vegas isn't just for 20-somethings and bachelor parties. Despite what the Hollywood film industry would have you believe. There are some absolutely beautiful locations in the city perfect for romancing a partner...

Sin City Calling - Best Man in Vegas

Jeff Brazier | Posted 20.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jeff Brazier

I had the distinct privilege of being asked to be a best man recently and was absolutely touched that Justin thought of me in such high regard so I was determined to repay his faith by at least getting my first and arguably the most important job right, arranging the stag. How hard could it be to round up our closest buddies, decide where to go and how to do it and send JJ off in style?

This Kid Just Totally Stole The Show During A Live News Report...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Poor old Emmy award winning CBS news anchor Patranya Bhoolsuwan. She was just doing her job. (Which specifically, on this day, was reporting on the op...