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Blues musician B.B. King dies

LAS VEGAS - B.B. King believed anyone could play...King, who died Thursday night at age 89 in Las Vegas, where he had been in hospice care. Although...singles. Even in 1989, he was away from his Las Vegas home about 300 days, but it was no longer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-15/musician-bb-king-dies
Ramblin' Rhodes: Former senator's love of music will be remembered

...Pleasant Home Road. Tickets are $10. B.B. KING'S AUGUSTA VISITS: The death of blues legend B.B. King on May 14 in Las Vegas at age 89 brought to mind his many visits to Augusta's Bell Auditorium.Particularly his 2010 visit was a memorable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-19/ramblin-rhodes-former
Austin Dillon takes Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Austin Dillon appeared headed to an easy victory at Las Vegas Motor Speedway until four fresh tires helped...including today's Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas MotorSpeedway.Some more performances in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-07/austin-dillon-takes-xfinit
Jeff Gordon claims first pole of career at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

LAS VEGAS - Jeff Gordon, preparing for his final start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, won the pole for Sunday's race ? his first career pole at the track.It's the 79th pole of Gor don's career and leaves just Kansas and Kentucky as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-06/jeff-gordon-claims-first-p
Kevin Harvick earns first victory of the season at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - After winning the Sprint Cup championship...Near the top of the list was winning at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.Harvick, who grew up racing across the West Coast, had never won at Las Vegas and he told crew chief Rodney Childers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-08/kevin-harvick-earns-first-vi
Mayweather ready to move on after richest fight ever

LAS VEGAS - The check was for $100 million, a payday so mind-boggling that Floyd...be broken with two more fights, and the MGM is building an arena on the Las Vegas Strip that Mayweather could open next spring if he keeps fighting."I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-03/mayweather-ready-mov
Many couples waiting longer for marriage

...be personal," Yanagimachi said.Jen Tunac Camarena, a 42-year-old architect in Fullerton, Calif., eloped to Las Vegas in 2008 with her chef boyfriend, Armando Camarena, after eight years of living together. He wanted to marry sooner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-16/many-couples-waiting-longer-marriag
Chevrolet, Honda looking at oval packages at Indy after crashes

...Dan Wheldon was killed when his car sailed 325 feet through the air and hit a catch-fence post during a 2011 race in Las Vegas. Former IndyCar driver Mike Conway sustained serious back and leg injuries when his car flew into the catch-fence late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/chevrolet-honda-look
Rory McIlroy sets course record with 61, leads by four at Quail Hollow

...it in the 1977 Memphis Classic, Chip Beck in the 1991 Las Vegas Invitational, David Duval in the final round of his...it in the 1977 Memphis Classic, Chip Beck in the 1991 Las Vegas Invitational, David Duval in the final round of his 1999...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-16/rory-mcilroy-sets-course-rec
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman isn't making any promises to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - NHL commissioner Gary Bettman spent the...touring an arena under construction on the Las Vegas strip, shilling for season ticket sales...Bettman was careful not to commit the NHL to Las Vegas, his presence at prospective owner Bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-02-10/nhl-commissioner-gary-bett