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Graceland brings Elvis back to his Las Vegas home

This Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 photo shows simple and bedazzled suits once worn by Elvis, many while performing on-stage in Las Vegas displayed at the Westgate Las Vegas Hotel, originally the International Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. The costumes are expected to be among the memorabilia straight from his Graceland home in Memphis, Tenn. It’s part of a partnership between Graceland and the Westgate Las Vegas to establish a permanent exhibit and revive the Elvis concert experience in the showroom where the icon once performed. (AP Photo/ Kimberly Pierceall)

LAS VEGAS (AP) β€” Graceland will always be home, but Las Vegas is set to be Elvis Presley’s home away from home yet again.

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Nevada gambling regulators sign off on Olympic betting

LAS VEGAS (AP) β€” Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green.

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Ogilvy likes Montreux but probably won’t defend Reno title

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) β€” Geoff Ogilvy wouldn’t mind defending his title in the Barracuda Championship on the edge of the Sierra, though that would mean he’s not eligible for the World Golf Championship in Bridgestone the same week. Ogilvy much prefers Montreux to Firestone, but he would rather play for $8 million in prize money instead of $3 million, along with the prestige of trying to win a fourth WGC title.

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