publication date: Friday, September 28, 2012 (part of Fall 2012)

category: Crime

clue: The murder business would never be as profitable as the tourist mecca he established.

explanation: Siegel was a mobster who developed Las Vegas into a gambling resort destination. Among his criminal activities was "Murder Inc.," a group of assassins for hire. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Tony Peters

What Happens in Vegas: Las Vegas is a glittering tourist destination, with world-class gambling and entertainment. These five celebrities are strongly associated with Sin City.

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