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Tourists ride an escalator down from a pedestrian overpass Thursday, April 28, 2011, on the Strip.
As travel industry awaits slowdown, travelers pack bags — for now
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The travel industry is voicing a common refrain: President Donald Trump’s travel ban, terror attacks in Europe and a laptop ban represent a recipe for a potential sharp decline in visitors to and ...
Jim Murren, chairman/CEO of MGM Resorts International, during The Parks first-ever tree lighting ceremony in Toshiba Plaza Monday, Nov. 21, 2016.
Why Trump shouldn't kill Brand USA tourism program
Commentary:
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
President Trump's recent budget proposal may inadvertently make it harder to achieve one of his central economic goals — curbing ...
Chris Magee, vice president of sustainable facilities for MGM Resorts International, in the Aria power plant facility on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, explains why the company has received national recognition for sustainability.
MGM Resorts lauded for sustainable energy efforts
Friday, May 26, 2017
MGM Resorts International has received national recognition for its sustainability efforts across multiple resorts. ...
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is shown Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Bethlehem, Pa.
Deal's off: MGM not buying Sands Casino Bethlehem, sources say
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The $1.3 billion deal to sell Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem to MGM Resorts International has collapsed, according to multiple sources. What would have been one of the largest ...
Borgata president accepts MGM Resorts post
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The president of Atlantic City's Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has accepted a new position with MGM Resorts. Tom Ballance will become executive vice president of operations after ...
Team owners, from left, Bill Foley, Gavin Maloof and George Maloof try on branded caps while sportscaster Chris Maathuis speaks at the unveiling of the name of the NHL's newest team, the Vegas Golden Knights, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, at Toshiba Plaza.
By the time Raiders come, Golden Knights will have ‘real foothold’ in Las Vegas
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
The introduction of major league sports into Las Vegas has been nothing short of a hat trick, officials associated with the Vegas Golden Knights said. Executives from the NHL and AEG, the sports and entertainment company which with MGM Resorts International owns ...
Teams compete during the Dreamhack Masters e-sports tournament Feb. 17 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The Las Vegas Strip is getting its first space dedicated for competitive gaming when the Luxor transforms its nightclub into a multilevel e-sports arena. MGM Resorts International on Tuesday said the venue is expected to open in early 2018.
First e-sports arena coming to the Strip
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Las Vegas will be getting its second e-sports arena soon, in the space once occupied by the now-closed LAX nightclub at Luxor, according to an announcement Tuesday from Allied Esports, the company developing the facility.
Drivers stop for tickets as they enter the MGM Grand parking garage Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016.
MGM to increase parking fees April 12
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
MGM Resorts International is increasing its parking fees less than a year since it was the first major Strip resort company to break the long-standing Las Vegas tradition of ...
A look at the setup inside the ballroom at the South Point for an NCAA Tournament viewing party in March 2015.
Where to watch the NCAA Tournament in Las Vegas
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Whether you are a visitor staying on the Strip or in Las Vegas downtown, or if you are a local taking a long lunch, here are a few options ...
In this file photo from Friday, May 22, 2009, patrons pass under the entrance marquis to the Sands Casino Bethlehem when it opened its doors to the public for the first time, in Bethlehem, Pa.
MGM Resorts could pay $1.3 billion for Pennsylvania casino
Thursday, March 9, 2017
In what would be the biggest deal since Pennsylvania legalized casino gambling in 2004, Las Vegas Sands Corp. has reached an agreement in principle to sell Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem to ...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., whispers to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, in the House Speaker's office before a meeting on the debt limit increase in Washington on Saturday, July 23, 2011. The pair will co-chair a new think tank at UNLV.
MGM's new public policy think tank at UNLV to feature Reid, Boehner
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
MGM Resorts International and UNLV are partnering up to create a think tank that will seek bipartisan solutions to various economic, social, political and workplace issues ...
The exterior of The MGM Grand seen from Rivea at Delano Las Vegas on Feb. 2, 2016.
MGM Resorts to launch responsible-gaming program
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
When the fun stops and gambling becomes a problem for an individual, seeking help could be difficult for some. In an attempt to provide better access to help, MGM Resorts International and ...
MGM misses 4th-quarter profit forecasts
Thursday, February 16, 2017
MGM Resorts International on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $24.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Las Vegas-based company said ...
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, left, poses with television personality Vanna White during the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) convention at the Sands Expo and Convention Center Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Goodman presented White with the "Key to the City" to commemorate the 20th anniversary of IGT's Wheel of Fortune slot machine.
Las Vegas player wins $1.2 million at Wheel of Fortune slot
Monday, January 30, 2017
A lucky player won almost $1.2 million on a progressive Wheel of Fortune slot machine at New York-New York just before 9:30 p.m. Sunday. ...
Christi Callahan pays for her parking at the MGM Grand parking garage Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016.
MGM Resorts' self-parking fees begin on Thursday
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016
The era of free parking on the Strip officially will end at midnight Wednesday when MGM Resorts International begins charging locals for self-parking at all of its ...
The MGM National Harbor logo is seen on a roulette table in the casino during a tour of the MGM National Harbor, Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 in Oxon Hill, Md. The $1.4 billion resort near the nation's capital opened Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016.
MGM insists new resort outside D.C. won't pry business from Las Vegas
Friday, December 9, 2016
Las Vegas-based MGM Resorts International’s first casino-resort in Maryland opened to the public on Thursday night as thousands of eager guests and local residents passed ...
An exterior view of Park Theater at the Monte Carlo Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016.
Video: MGM gives sneak peek inside the new Park Theater
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
MGM Resorts International unveiled its newest entertainment venue today, the 5,200-seat Park Theater, which is attached to the Monte Carlo and sits across from T-Mobile Arena. Construction began on the $90 million theater in November 2015. Today, it is nearly complete, and MGM employees are stocking the bars and preparing for the grand opening on Dec. 17, when Stevie Nicks will ...
The MGM lion is seen in front of the 23-story hotel during a preview tour of the MGM National Harbor, Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 in Oxon Hill, Md.
Sleek casino with Bob Dylan art opening outside Washington
Monday, December 5, 2016
Far from the Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts International opens its $1.4 billion MGM National Harbor casino and resort just outside the nation's capital this week, advertising a gambling floor "bigger than the White House" and an art collection that includes a large welded collage by Bob Dylan. But don't expect Vegas glitz, neon flamingos or ...