• In this Sept. 29, 2015, photo, Jason Robins, center, CEO of DraftKings website, speaks on a panel at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas. His company’s rising visibility is spawning debate among the casino industry and regulators about the definition of gambling and whether all sports betting should be legalized and regulated. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    As daily fantasy eschews ‘gambling’ label, scrutiny grows

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stock market traders and chess players — that’s who’s playing DraftKings, according to CEO Jason Robins, who told a crowd of casino executives last week in Las Vegas that fewer than 15 percent of the players on his site make wagers in traditional sports books.

  • John Wes Townley wins NASCAR Truck race at Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — John Wes Townley won the NASCAR Camping World Truck race Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, an event marred by Austin Theriault’s head-on crash into a wall.

  • This Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, shows former NFL lineman and Hall of Famer, Warren Sapp. The 42-year-old Hall of Fame defensive lineman pleaded no contest Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 in Las Vegas Justice Court to one misdemeanor domestic violence charge. (AP Photo/Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)

    Warren Sapp takes plea deal in domestic battery case

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Hall of Famer Warren Sapp took a plea deal Thursday that spares him jail time in a Las Vegas criminal case involving a scuffle with his former girlfriend that began after margaritas at a casino hotel swimming pool.