Big bout making huge economic impact

Heide Hayes from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Bureau estimates over 97 percent of Las Vegas’ more than 150,000 hotel rooms will be occupied this weekend.

FILE - In this Sept. 2, 1990 file photo, entertainer Jerry Lewis makes his opening remarks at the 25th Anniversary of the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon fundraiser in Los Angeles. MDA said Friday, May 1, 2015, that the Labor Day television fundraising tradition for decades, is ending. Celebrities including Frank Sinatra, John Lennon and Michael Jackson to Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez have performed on the telethon, first hosted by Lewis and Dean Martin in 1956. It moved to Labor Day in 1966. (AP Photo/Julie Markes, File)

Telethon that Jerry Lewis memorably ran pulls plug

MDA said Friday that “the new realities of television viewing and philanthropic giving” make it the right time to end the annual event, memorably hosted for most of its life by Jerry Lewis.

WISH-TV's Nina Criscuolo gave the challenge a try (WISH Photo)

New website analyzes photo, guesses your age

Two engineers at Microsoft said they emailed about 50 people asking them to try the program and send them feedback. Within a few hours, they say tens of thousands of people from all over the world were clicking on the site.