Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Stock Moves Higher on MGM Earnings

NEW YORK (TheStreet) –?Las Vegas Sands (LVS) stock is being pulled higher after MGM Resorts (MGM) posted better-than-expected results in its first quarter. By market close, the casino owner had gained 5.7% to $ 78.62, on the back of an 8.5% jump in MGM's stock.? Before the bell Tuesday, MGM reported first-quarter net income of 21 cents a share and revenue 11.9% higher year over year to $ 2.63 …
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Le M?ridien Hotels Around The World Will Be Sparkling Today

If you’re staying at a Le M?ridien Hotel today, or in the near future, pop on down to the hotel’s Hub (a fancy word for the lobby) and pop some bubbly. Ok, well, you won’t actually be doing the popping but you will be able to sip on some new specialty sparkling beverages.

Inspired by the European aperitif hour, Le M?ridien hotels have introduced a new cocktail hour that serves a menu of effervescent cocktails and spritzers. Here’s what you can now order up in the evening, starting at 5pm at Le M?ridiens worldwide:

· String of Pearls (pictured above): blueberry and lemon infused Grand Marnier, topped with sparkling wine and garnished with lemon peel

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Tourism main topic at annual Antarctic Treaty meeting

Increased tourism on the world's iciest continent and its impact on the environment were set to top discussion at an annual Antarctic Treaty meeting that began Monday in Brasilia. "Some countries view the question with concern and believe that there is too much tourism in the region," said Manoel Silva Rodrigues, secretary of Brazil's commission on maritime resources. The Antarctic Treaty sets …
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Obama makes gains in Asia, but more work to do

Barack Obama's Asia-Pacific legacy is now taking shape, but he has work to do to complete a genuine rebalancing of US power to the region that goes beyond rhetoric. The US leader ended his four-nation Asian tour in the Philippines Tuesday, after spending a week telling China not to use coercion in maritime disputes and reassuring allies that US security guarantees are genuine. He made it clear …
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