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September 19, 2014

Las Vegas Sun

How Gov. Sandoval overcame party politics to pass the Tesla deal 240-0

How Gov. Brian Sandoval overcame party politics to pass the Tesla deal 240-0

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Gov. Brian Sandoval had everything and everyone right where he wanted them. About 9:20 p.m. Sept. 11, the Nevada Legislature approved $1.3 billion in tax breaks to land ...

A rendering shows the $800 million MGM Springfield in Massachusetts.

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A rendering shows the $800 million MGM Springfield in Massachusetts.

Gaming

6 places in the United States where Las Vegas casino companies want to expand

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Wynn Resorts is far from the only major Las Vegas-based casino company seeking to expand its territory in the United States. New casino projects are popping up throughout the Northeast, for example, fueling an expansion of gaming in that region that is ...

State high court ruling favors HOAs over banks on home seizures

State high court ruling favors HOAs over banks on home seizures

Posted 9:15 p.m.

Nevada’s highest court has upheld a law that lets homeowners associations foreclose on houses ahead of mortgage lenders, even if HOAs are owed a fraction of what ...

News

Alec Baldwin passionate about green energy

This April 10, 2014, file photo shows actor Alec Baldwin at the 2014 TCM Classic Film Festival's Opening Night Gala in Los Angeles. Baldwin is hoping next week's United Nations climate summit brings home to Americans that the United States has fallen behind other countries in promoting wind and solar power.

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This April 10, 2014, file photo shows actor Alec Baldwin at the 2014 TCM Classic Film Festival's Opening Night Gala in Los Angeles. Baldwin is hoping next week's United Nations climate summit brings home to Americans that the United States has fallen behind other countries ...

Posted 11:20 p.m.

Alec Baldwin says he is passionate about green energy and is hoping next week's U.N. climate summit brings home to Americans that the United States has fallen behind other countries in promoting wind and solar power. The Emmy award-winning actor who has appeared on film, stage and television spoke at ...

The Kats Report

Michael Monge, Steve Wynn’s handpicked crooner, extended through ’15 at Encore

Vocalist Michael Monge is shown greeting guests during a performance at Eastside Lounge at Encore on Aug. 4, 2014.

In February, Michael Monge was singing at Bice Italian restaurant and lounge in Boca Raton, Fla. Steve Wynn happened to be in the audience that night and noted the vocal and even physical similarities between Monge and Wynn’s old friend ...

Posted 6:00 p.m.

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