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February 25, 2017

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In this photo taken Nov. 23, 2014, visitors walk across the road in front of the Venetian Macao casino resort in Macau.
Sands China a bargain after battering on high-roller revival
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Cashing in on the tourists and recreational bettors who flock to the gambling enclave of Macau had long been Sands China Ltd.’s recipe for success, but ...
Las Vegas Sands Corp. CEO Sheldon Adelson speaks at the Global Gaming Expo, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas Sands CEO says Japan casino-resort could cost up to $10 billion
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
A resort hosting casinos in Japan could cost up to $10 billion to build, Las Vegas Sands Corp's chief said, as the casino operator looks to win operating rights in what is ...
An exterior view of Palazzo on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, on the Strip.
Adelson: ‘optimistic’ about Japan prospects in earnings call
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
As was the case with the 2016 third-quarter financial results, the earnings conference call for the fourth quarter largely focused on numbers from Macau as well as other prospects for expansion in Asia.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. owns the Venetian and Palazzo.
Las Vegas Sands paying $7 million to settle corrupt practices probe
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is paying almost $7 million to U.S. authorities to end a more than five-year corrupt practices investigation of ...
Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam, wait for the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.
How Sheldon Adelson lost $3 billion in 30 minutes
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Las Vegas Sands Corp. owner Sheldon Adelson got a crash course Thursday on the fragility of owning a publicly traded company based on Macau's volatile gambling market. Adelson lost more than $3 billion in less than ...
Urban Chamber honors business, community leaders with annual Green Tie Awards
Saturday, November 19, 2016
A Las Vegas small-business owner took a turn in the spotlight today with Clark County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly and McCarran International Airport’s busiest commercial air carrier during the Urban Chamber of Commerce’s annual Green Tie Awards ...
An artist's illustration of a stadium on Russell Road and Las Vegas Boulevard was revealed during a Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee meeting at UNLV Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.
Report: Sheldon Adelson not happy with Raiders, could live without stadium deal
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
The multibillionaire casino owner is so displeased that he’s threatening to pull his support of the NFL’s teams quest to leave the Bay Area for Southern Nevada. He told Reuters today that he’s prepared to walk away from a deal to build a Las Vegas stadium to help the Raiders relocate here if terms offered by the NFL team don’t ...
Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam, wait for the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.
Adelson gives half million to Arizona anti-pot campaign
Monday, October 24, 2016
The latest major donation to the campaign against legal recreational marijuana in Arizona comes from Las Vegas casino owner Sheldon Adelson, who donated $500,000 last week ..
In this May 4, 2015, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson testifies in court in Las Vegas. Adelson has pulled out of a deal to build a $1.9 billion stadium for the Oakland Raiders in Las Vegas.
Adelson gives $2M to fight Nevada pot measure
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson is putting $2 million into a fight against legalizing recreational marijuana in Nevada ...
An artist's illustration of a stadium on Russell Road and Las Vegas Boulevard was revealed during a Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee meeting at UNLV Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.
Group against stadium proposal because it 'contains unacceptable level of risk for residents'
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Nevadans for the Common Good first voiced opposition to the stadium plan last week. On Wednesday, the group went a step further: Members outlined their objections to the public’s $750 million public contribution, saying ...
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is shown Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Bethlehem, Pa.
With business booming, Sands Bethlehem planning major expansion
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Sands Casino in Bethlehem already has one of the nation's most lucrative table games rooms, but it appears ready to bet about $40 million that it can be even more successful ...
An artist's illustration of a stadium on Russell Road and Las Vegas Boulevard was revealed during a Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee meeting at UNLV Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.
Special session on Las Vegas stadium hastens need to fill legislative vacancies
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Gov. Brian Sandoval intends to convene a special legislative session in October to consider tourism-related improvements, including the construction of an estimated $1.9 billion stadium. The governor’s declaration immediately followed Clark County’s call for applications to fill two Nevada State Assembly vacancies — a move designed to ensure a full Legislature for the special session. In a one-page statement ...
Fireworks explodes at a replica of the Eiffel Tower of Parisian Macao during an opening ceremony in Macau, China, Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016.
Paris comes to Asia's casino hub Macau with new Sands resort
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
The southern Chinese casino gambling powerhouse of Macau is getting a French twist. U.S. billionaire Sheldon Adelson threw open the doors Tuesday evening to the French-themed Parisian Macao, the mogul's fifth property in ...
The Venetian on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, on the Las Vegas Strip.
Earnings down 30.1 percent for Las Vegas Sands
Monday, July 25, 2016
Las Vegas Sands, the casino company that operates the Venetian and Palazzo on the Strip as well as resorts in Macau and elsewhere, reported its second-quarter earnings today ...
Potential "Jeopardy!" candidates answer warm-up questions during the audition process at the Venetian on Thursday, July 14, 2016.
Photos: 'Jeopardy!' auditions look for contestants with intellect, poise
Saturday, July 16, 2016
"Jeopardy!" is in its 32nd season of syndication. Judging by the crowd of hopefuls, the show’s popularity seems as strong as ever ...