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April 23, 2014

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Melody Sweets plays it cool in ‘MDQ’ rockabilly session

Posted 11 minutes ago.

As she walked offstage, Melody Sweets waved her hand as if to cool off. The crowd laughed at that, as the latest guest star to join “Million Dollar Quartet” upped the temp with a take on “My Boy Elvis,” closing Tuesday night’s performance at Harrah’s. The Green Fairy in “Absinthe” at Caesars Palace, which recently celebrated its 1,500th show and third anniversary at Roman Plaza, Sweets was the latest in ...

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Caesars making bid for casino in upstate New York

Posted 11 hours, 38 minutes ago.

For more than two years, the major Las Vegas gambling companies have resisted Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s call to consider building a major casino resort in New York and help him revive an upstate economy wracked by unemployment and declining opportunities. To see the full story, click here.

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