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Gerald Goodman

...grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Mr. Goodman was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Foshee and a brother, Oscar Goodman. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m., Thursday evening at Ramey Funeral Home. Funeral services...
Quote says it all

...drug dealer that I represented -- both congratulating me." -- Ex-mob lawyer and newly elected Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman in a comment on CBS-TV's Nov. 30 60 Minutes II. As his remark indicates, Goodman was as surprised as anyone...
Source: Las Vegas to host 2007 NBA All-Star game

...the Las Vegas media that the city has been given the go-ahead to play host to the league's showcase event. Mayor Oscar Goodman and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority had been making a strong push to land the game, and one of the...
Next year's All-Star game will be a gamble for NBA

...night events from courtside seats, and Beyonce, Jay Z and Terrell Owens out on the town afterward. Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman said bringing the game to his city will be like "the heydays of a great Tyson fight." "Hollywood and entertainment...
Might Marlins' next move be to Vegas?

...that without state financial help, they might move. Five months ago, team officials met in Las Vegas with Mayor Oscar Goodman, who wants a new ballpark and a major league franchise for it. Baseball chief operating officer Bob DuPuy expressed...
Braves discuss trade for Milwaukee closer Kolb

...physical. Baseball's annual swapfest also had a bit of spectacle on Day Two of the four-day session. Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman arrived in a lobby filled with baseball executives and agents accompanied by two tall showgirls wearing feathered headdresses...
Vegas hotels cancel Super Bowl parties after NFL threatens legal action

...expected to come to Las Vegas for Super Bowl weekend. "As far as I'm concerned, the NFL is full of soup," Mayor Oscar Goodman said. "I would tell them to go shove it." A Super Bowl party inside a movie theater at the Palms was scrapped after...
Jazz force final game

...little action on the gambling tables the day of the game. Las Vegas is interested in landing a franchise, and commissioner David Stern recently said a committee of owners will review the proposal Mayor Oscar Goodman submitted to the league.
West crushes East

...Aguilera and Toni Braxton performed at halftime. The event started with a celebrity red carpet, where Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman, flanked as usual by his showgirls and backed by entertainer Wayne Newton, vowed again to get the NBA here full-time...
Travel briefs

...annual New Year's Eve celebration. "We're ending our centennial year with a bang, literally," Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman said with a nod to the planned midnight fireworks show and the finale to Sin City's yearlong 100th anniversary...
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