- Billionaire who shaped Las Vegas led life behind scenes Updated: Jun-16-15 9:31 pm
LAS VEGAS - The monolithic hotel casinos that billionaire Kirk Kerkorian built on the sparkling Las Vegas Strip spoke for themselves.
- Kirk Kerkorian, billionaire and Las Vegas casino mogul, dies Updated: Jun-16-15 3:33 pm
LAS VEGAS - Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, has died. He was 98.