Graceland brings Elvis back to his Las Vegas home

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Graceland will always be home, but Las Vegas is set to be Elvis Presley’s home away from home yet again. Officials with Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc. and the Westgate Las Vegas casino-hotel revealed details Thursday of plans for “Graceland Presents Elvis: The Exhibition – The Show – The Experience” expected to […]

Black Madam: I’ve done thousands of buttocks injections

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Gothic hip-hop artist who called herself “the Michelangelo of buttocks injections” testified at her murder trial on Thursday that she got into body sculpting 20 years ago to help transgender friends and has since performed thousands of procedures. Padge-Victoria Windslowe, who also rapped under the name Black Madam, is charged in […]

Study: Smokers may tap into multiple sources for nicotine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and often e-cigarettes are part of the mix. It’s a preliminary finding, but it highlights some key questions as health officials assess electronic cigarettes. “Are e-cigarettes a step toward a cigarette smoker getting off of […]

‘Net neutrality essential’ — state, city officials cheer FCC’s new rules

Newly enacted Federal Communications Commission rules for Internet access — equal access and no “fast lanes” for sale — won the enthusiastic endorsement of top state officials on Thursday. Attorney General Bob Ferguson: “Net neutrality essential.” After the FCC’s 3-2 vote, which endorsed Chairman Tom Wheeler’s proposal to regulate Internet service providers (such as Verizon) […]