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Steve Wynn now says planned lake will include 10-story island
Steve Wynn now says planned lake will include 10-story island
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Gaming: First-quarter revenue drops at Wynn Resorts
CEO Steve Wynn recently revealed that he wants to develop a huge lake attraction, along with an additional hotel tower, meeting space and more, on land that currently houses ...
Driver dies at hospital after crashing into bus stop
Driver dies at hospital after crashing into bus stop
Thursday, May 5, 2016
A driver is dead after crashing into a bus stop in the north valley this afternoon, according to Metro Police. The crash happened about ...
Southern Nevada lawmakers talk about priorities for 2017 session
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Workforce development, supporting UNLV’s medical school and investment in infrastructure are among the issues a group of Southern Nevada lawmaker are mulling ahead of the 2017 legislative session. Legislators presented recommendations to a group of ...
Photo: Town Square
More stores, restaurant opening at Town Square
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Town Square Las Vegas is already one of the largest open-air shopping centers in the valley, and it’s adding even more stores. The 1.2 million-square-foot mall has added ...
Lucky Dragon casino fully financed, will be finished this year, backers say
Lucky Dragon casino fully financed, will be finished this year, backers say
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Backers of the Lucky Dragon resort under construction just off the north end of the Strip say the project is fully financed and on track to open later this year. The boutique project hit ...
Photo: An exterior view of the Bellagio, June 6, 2013.
Macau struggles, tax provision hurt MGM’s 1st-quarter results
Thursday, May 5, 2016
MGM Resorts, the casino company behind such Las Vegas Strip properties as the MGM Grand, Bellagio and Aria, reported its first-quarter earnings today. Revenue at the company’s United States resorts grew 3 percent compared to 2015, excluding its jointly owned properties. But revenue from ...
Reid: Sandoval should vote ‘none of the above,’ not Trump
Reid: Sandoval should vote ‘none of the above,’ not Trump
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Nevada Sen. Harry Reid says he thinks Gov. Brian Sandoval should vote "none of the above" rather than for Donald Trump. Reid's comments came in a conference call with ...
Suspicious package deemed safe; police headquarters reopens
Suspicious package deemed safe; police headquarters reopens
Thursday, May 5, 2016
A suspicious package in a car outside Metro Police headquarters has been deemed safe and the headquarters campus, which was shut down, has been ...
Sandoval, other top Nevada Republicans plan to vote for Trump
Sandoval, other top Nevada Republicans plan to vote for Trump
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Several of Nevada's Republican politicians affirmed support for their party’s presidential front-runner Donald Trump after ...
Police detain third man in deadly shooting at valley liquor store
Police detain third man in deadly shooting at valley liquor store
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Authorities arrested a third man late Wednesday in a fatal shooting last month at a Lee’s Discount Liquor store, after tips from the public led to the capture of ...
Injury crash snarls traffic on Strip
Injury crash snarls traffic on Strip
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Three people were taken to University Medical Center and traffic on the Las Vegas Strip came to a halt while officers investigated a crash Wednesday afternoon …
Man wanted on murder charge in Georgia arrested in Las Vegas
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Authorities in Las Vegas on Tuesday arrested a Georgia fugitive who is facing a murder charge, the U.S. Marshals Service announced. Cepada Hilton, 34, was arrested by ...
Heller to vote against Clinton, not necessarily for Trump
Heller to vote against Clinton, not necessarily for Trump
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Sen. Dean Heller says he's committed to voting against Hillary Clinton, but isn't committing to vote for Donald Trump. Heller made the comments to reporters Wednesday in Las Vegas, shortly after Texas Sen. Ted Cruz dropped out of the presidential race and ...
Resorts World construction to ramp up this year, finish in 2019
Resorts World construction to ramp up this year, finish in 2019
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Resorts World Las Vegas will begin full-scale construction sometime in the last three months of this year. Appearing before the Nevada Gaming Control Board ...
Police seek truck after fatal shooting of security guard
Police seek truck after fatal shooting of security guard
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Metro Police are seeking a “vehicle of interest” in the fatal shooting of a security guard last week at a southwest valley construction site. Investigators are looking for a newer model ...