President Obama zings the White House Correspondents and Sheldon Adelson; Conan O’Brien rips the D.C. Hilton; Democrats and Bill Maher hammer GOP for cuts to meals on wheels; and Sen. McCain thinks priorities are “a little skewed here” in the weekend’s “Top Lines.”
(Reuters) - Las Vegas Sands Corp <LVS.N>, the casino company, said on Friday that accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers will not stand for re-election as the company's auditor, ending a 25-year relationship with Sands founder and chairman Sheldon Adelson. Full story
MACAU (Reuters) - Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson's reference to triad organized crime gangs in testimony in a lawsuit has hit a raw nerve in Macau, the Chinese boomtown that his Las Vegas Sands Corp <LVS.N> helped transform from a gangland haven into a $38 billion gambling capital. Full story
Felix Salmon, finance blogger at Reuters, talks with Chris Hayes about why big money political activists like Sheldon Adelson are really only interested in preserving their own wealth, with millions at stake with any raise in tax rates.
Las Vegas Sands Chief Executive Officer Sheldon Adelson speaks during a media briefing in Singapore, in this December 21, 2009 file picture. Adelson's reference to triad organised crime gangs in testimony in a lawsuit has hit a raw nerve in Macau, the Chinese boomtown that his Las Vegas Sands Corp h
Las Vegas Sands Corp Chairman and Chief Executive Sheldon Adelson testifies on the witness stand at the Regional Justice Center in Las Vegas, Nevada April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Scheid/Pool
Sands Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson arrives at Clark County District Court in Las Vegas, Nevada April 4, 2013. A judge in Nevada ruled against Las Vegas Sands Corp's effort to throw out a case against it by a businessman who says he is owed millions of dollars for helping the casino firm get an
File photo of Chairman and CEO of the Las Vegas Sands casino Sheldon Adelson, a donor to Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, pointing to photographers at the end of the first presidential debate between Romney and President Barack Obama in Denver October 3, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed