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MGM National Harbor, new Maryland 'landmark,' gambling on region's casino appetite
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
The $1.4 billion property promises to lure gamblers and others from near and far, further flooding state coffers with gaming revenue, and bringing even more tourists to one of the nation's top tourism regions ...
Weeknight lane closures set for Airport Connector work
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Continuing construction work on the Airport Connector will cause a new series of restrictions and closures through the end of the month. ...
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With uptick in flu cases, officials urge Las Vegans to get vaccine
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
With only two weeks remaining until the official start of winter, the temperatures in Las Vegas are plummeting and with that comes the flu season ...
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Gaming regulators to discuss new wagering accounts
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Nevada regulators will discuss allowing the use of wagering accounts for more forms of casino gambling at a special workshop Thursday. ...
Continued work on Nevada's school choice program draws a legal threat
Continued work on Nevada's school choice program draws a legal threat
Monday, December 5, 2016
Lawyers on the side of parents who successfully sued to block the Nevada's education savings account law are promising further legal action if state officials continue to ...
Stadium Authority Board gets to work despite uncertain future of project
Stadium Authority Board gets to work despite uncertain future of project
Monday, December 5, 2016
The Clark County Stadium Authority Board met for the first time Monday and began laying the groundwork for governing the planned 65,000-seat facility that could ...
Las Vegas 51s name new manager
Monday, December 5, 2016
Three months after manager Wally Backman resigned, the Las Vegas 51s have their new skipper. Pedro Lopez, who coached the Double-A Binghamton Rumble Ponies to a 377-329 (.534) record over the last five years, will move up to ...
Tax Commission waives $29,000 penalty against Tesla
Monday, December 5, 2016
The Nevada Tax Commission today waived a $29,000 penalty against Tesla, the company receiving millions of dollars in tax breaks from the state. Tesla, which is building a massive batter factory east of ...
Mistrial declared in black motorist's shooting
Monday, December 5, 2016
A South Carolina judge declared a mistrial Monday after a jury deadlocked in the murder trial of a white former police officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist. A panel of one black and 11 white jurors — who had seemed close to a verdict to convict Friday, with apparently only ...
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Deadly warehouse fire: Operator accused of ignoring safety
Monday, December 5, 2016
The founder of a ramshackle Oakland artists' colony where dozens of people burned to death saw himself as a kind of guru and loved to surround himself with followers but showed chilling disregard for their well-being, according to relatives, neighbors and other acquaintances. Derick Ion Almena, 46, leased and ...
Police searching for man who escaped custody in downtown Las Vegas
Police searching for man who escaped custody in downtown Las Vegas
Monday, December 5, 2016
Police have set up a perimeter near Binion’s in downtown Las Vegas as they search for a man who escaped custody, according to Metro Police. The incident started about ...
Court rejects petition of Las Vegas man in torture slaying
Monday, December 5, 2016
The Nevada Supreme Court has denied the petition of Corey Pearce, sentenced to life without parole for the torture slaying of another man in Las Vegas in 2006. The court denied Pearce’s claim that his confession was involuntary because he was ...
Sandoval meeting with troops in Middle East
Monday, December 5, 2016
Gov. Brian Sandoval and a small delegation of other governors is on a tour of the Middle East to meet troops. Sandoval spokeswoman Mari N. St. Martin declined to say what ...
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Rep.-elect Ruben Kihuen goes office hunting
Monday, December 5, 2016
Nevada Democrat Ruben Kihuen pulled the middle-of-the-road No. 30 chip, making him the 30th of the 56 new House members to choose a new office. Kihuen picked 313 Cannon ...
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Teacher, musicians among those killed in warehouse fire
Monday, December 5, 2016
A teacher, the son of a sheriff's deputy and young artists who loved music were among those killed when a fire tore through a converted Oakland warehouse during a dance party. The death toll from Friday night's fire climbed to 36 on Monday with more bodies still ...