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Biggest Ferris wheel in the world opens in Sin City

(Relaxnews) – The world’s largest observation wheel has opened in Las Vegas, at 550 feet or 168 meters high. The Las Vegas High Roller began boarding its first passengers this week for 30-minute spins that include a video and music […]

Pac-Man would ‘overwhelm’ Mayweather – Roach

By Daniel Hicks MACAU, November 25, 2013 (AFP) – Manny Pacquiao would “overwhelm” unbeaten WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather with his lightning speed if the fight that fans crave takes place in 2014, according to trainer Freddie Roach. After Pacquiao […]
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RESULTS OF THE CONSULAR OUTREACH IN LAS VEGAS, NV

    Los Angeles, 5 September 2012 – Consul General Mary Jo Bernardo Aragon led a team from the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles and conducted a two-day consular outreach program in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A. on 1 – […]

Pacquiao wants re-match after split-decision stunner

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 10, 2012 (AFP) – Manny Pacquiao wants another shot at Timothy Bradley, and next time he doesn’t plan to give the American a chance to win over any judges. “I want a re-match,” Pacquiao declared after […]

Arum: I don’t believe there was corruption

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 9, 2012 (AFP) – Promoter Bob Arum was outraged by a split decision giving Timothy Bradley a win over Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao Saturday, but said it was the result of incompetence, not corruption. “The one […]

Pacquiao ‘robbed’ as Bradley wins via split decision

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 9, 2012 (AFP) – Unbeaten American Timothy Bradley ended Manny Pacquiao’s long unbeaten run with a controversial split decision victory over the Filipino ring icon on Saturday. One judge scored the bout 115-113 for Pacquiao, while […]

Pacquiao aims to silence doubters by defending title

By Rebecca Bryan LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 7, 2012 (AFP) – Manny Pacquiao has more at stake than his World Boxing Organization welterweight title when he takes on unbeaten American Timothy Bradley on Saturday—he has his reputation on the line. […]

Megafight with Mayweather ‘still possible,’ says Pacquiao

By Nimfa U. Rueda LOS ANGELES – A megafight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. “is still possible,” Manny Pacquiao said after watching the unbeaten American subdue Miguel Cotto in their 12-round super welterweight title bout in Las Vegas. “May pag-asa pa […]

Mayweather wins but no Pacquiao fight in sight

By Rod Mijares, Balita, Las Vegas Pound for Pound king Floyd Mayweather, Jr. captured the WBA Super Welterweight World title last Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas by defeating the defending champion Miguel Cotto in a […]

Post Script to Costa Concordia

THE SIGHT of the luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia, listing on its starboard side after running aground in the tiny island of Isola del Giglio, Italy, sent shivers down my spine. It was the very ship our clan boarded in […]