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320K visitors expected in Las Vegas for Memorial Day weekend

320K visitors expected in Las Vegas for Memorial Day weekend

Posted 11:31 a.m.

The agency responsible for promoting Las Vegas says 320,000 people are expected to visit the destination during Memorial Day weekend. Data released Thursday by the ...

Union organizers Angie Qin, left, and David Saba hold signs as  members of the Culinary Workers Union, Local 226, file into the Thomas & Mack Center to vote on whether to authorize a strike Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Las Vegas. A potential strike would affect 34 casino-hotels.

Steve Marcus / Las Vegas Sun

Union organizers Angie Qin, left, and David Saba hold signs as members of the Culinary Workers Union, Local 226, file into the Thomas & Mack Center to vote on whether to authorize a strike Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Las Vegas. A potential strike would ...

Tourism

A Las Vegas strike would have a sweeping effect, experts say

Posted 2:00 a.m.

What happens in Las Vegas could have a ripple effect across the country if 50,000 casino-hotel workers employed at more than 30 of the city's resorts go on strike at any time starting next week. If members of the union that includes ...

1 person dead, 2 hurt in shooting at west valley house

1 person dead, 2 hurt in shooting at west valley house

Posted 26 mins ago

One person was killed and two others wounded this morning in a shooting at a west valley house, according to Metro Police. Officers responded about 10:45 a.m. to ...

News

Morgan Freeman apologizes in wake of harassment accusations

In this May 22, 2018, photo, actor Morgan Freeman attends the 2018 PEN Literary Gala in New York.

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In this May 22, 2018, photo, actor Morgan Freeman attends the 2018 PEN Literary Gala in New York.

Posted 12 mins ago

Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman apologized on Thursday to anyone who may have felt "uncomfortable or disrespected" by his behavior, after CNN reported that multiple women have accused the A-list actor of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior on movie sets and in other ...