Follow

September 30, 2016

Las Vegas Sun

MGM Resorts, Wynn to stop buying NV Energy power on Saturday

MGM Resorts, Wynn to stop purchasing NV Energy power Saturday

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Nobody will flip a switch. Lights are not expected to flutter on the casino floors. Yet 15 Strip properties owned by MGM Resorts International and Wynn Resorts will start ...

A Oakland Raiders fan holds up a sign about the team possibly moving during the first half of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Atlanta Falcons in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016.

Marcio Jose Sanchez / AP

A Oakland Raiders fan holds up a sign about the team possibly moving during the first half of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Atlanta Falcons in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016.

As Las Vegas deal wobbles, Techno Stadium Lite might keep Raiders in Oakland

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Well, it's been a good week for those who want to see the Raiders' stadium deal in Las Vegas implode. You might have seen the news item about how Raiders owner Mark Davis unloaded a bit of antipathy on Sheldon Adelson. For his $650 million ante ...

Making soft targets harder topic of G2E workshop

Making soft targets harder topic of G2E workshop

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Whirling around the clock and designed to be open and welcoming, casinos will probably always be soft targets for active shooters, so addressing the possibility of a mass shooting ...

News

Ex-Marine describes violent hazing, the lies that covered it up

Thomas Weaver, a former Marine recruit speaking out about the efforts to cover up abuse he says he suffered during boot camp, at home in Interlachen, Fla., Sept. 22, 2016. The pervasive culture of hazing in the Corps is the subject of an ongoing inquiry.

Charlotte Kesl / The New York Times

Thomas Weaver, a former Marine recruit speaking out about the efforts to cover up abuse he says he suffered during boot camp, at home in Interlachen, Fla., Sept. 22, 2016. The pervasive culture of hazing in the Corps is the subject of an ongoing inquiry.

Posted 1:02 a.m.

In Marine Corps boot camp, Thomas Weaver learned to endure punches, kicks and choking by drill instructors in South Carolina. When one instructor repeatedly bashed his head against ...