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February 24, 2018

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  • Renderings, provided by the Madison Square Garden Company, of the proposed "MSG Sphere Las Vegas" arena project. The arena is a joint venture with Sands Corporation, to be built behind the Venetian and Palazzo. Its slated to open in 2020.
    Planned sphere arena to use existing casino parking
    Feb. 21, 2018
    A planned spherical entertainment arena just off the Strip got the go-ahead today to utilize garages at nearby casinos to fulfill the majority of its parking requirement. Clark County commissioners approved zoning and land use permits at today’s meeting for the ...
  • Construction is in full swing at the site of the future Raiders stadium in Las Vegas, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018.
    If Raiders stadium fizzles mid-project, county wants no eyesore left behind
    Feb. 21, 2018
    Although a stoppage of construction on the stadium is not anticipated, Commissioner Steve Sisolak pointed out the importance of such a plan, referencing the failed 500-foot tall ...
  • Renderings, provided by the Madison Square Garden Company, of the proposed "MSG Sphere Las Vegas" arena project. The arena is a joint venture with Sands Corporation, to be built behind the Venetian and Palazzo. Its slated to open in 2020.
    Next Las Vegas arena a 360-foot-tall sphere
    Feb. 9, 2018
    A new arena just off the Strip will be a 360-foot-tall sphere with seating for more than 18,000 people for concerts, awards shows and other entertainment events, according to developers Madison Square Garden Co. and Las Vegas Sands Corp. The MSG Sphere Las Vegas, behind the ...
  • Rendering of the proposed Las Vegas Raiders Stadium.
    Will Las Vegas be rewarded with a Super Bowl after funding a swanky stadium?
    Feb. 6, 2018
    You may be wondering why the National Football League decided to hold the Super Bowl in freezing Minnesota instead of almost any stadium anywhere warmer. (Hint: It wasn't for the ...
  • The Raiders' Las Vegas stadium preview center at Town Square mall.
    Raiders opening stadium preview center at Town Square
    Feb. 2, 2018
    The next step in the Raiders’ move to Las Vegas happens Saturday with the opening of the Las Vegas stadium preview center at Town Square mall. The center will let fans learn about ...
  • A look at the proposed $1.9 billion domed football stadium for the Oakland Raiders and UNLV football in Las Vegas.
    Stadium Authority meeting canceled as work on agreements continues
    Jan. 24, 2018
    Thursday’s scheduled Las Vegas Stadium Authority board meeting has been canceled, as details of several pending agreements are hammered out. The authority and the Raiders are still working on the stadium development, project funding trust and ...
  • An artist's illustration of the Raiders stadium is displayed during a groundbreaking ceremony for the $1.9 billion Raiders stadium near the Las Vegas Strip Monday, Nov. 13, 2017.
    UNLV, thanks to its $189K legal team, pleased with 'where we ended up' in talks with Raiders
    Jan. 4, 2018
    It’s an axiom of business: You have to spend money to make money. UNLV hopes it did that in spending big on outside lawyers to negotiate its stadium use deal with the Raiders ...
  • Golfers play the 7,002-yard, par-71 Bali Hai Golf Club on the Las Vegas Strip.
    Raiders, Walters discuss Bali Hai for stadium parking
    Jan. 3, 2018
    Despite a thicket of complicating factors, the team is negotiating with representatives of Bali Hai Golf Club lessee Billy Walters to take over his lease with Clark County so it can ...
  • Oakland Raiders defensive coordinator Ken Norton, center, works with players drill during NFL football practice on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at the team's training facility in Alameda, Calif.
    Raiders buying land in Henderson for practice facility
    Dec. 29, 2017
    It appears the Raiders practice facility and executive offices will be located in Henderson, of course. Ben Stepman might never have dreamed of a professional football team in his city, but an item in front of the Henderson City Council next week will start the process of selling 55 acres of land near the executive airport to the Raiders to ...
  • A look at the planned $1.8 billion domed football stadium for the Oakland Raiders and UNLV football in Las Vegas.
    UNLV scores big win with draft stadium agreement
    Dec. 28, 2017
    UNLV’s most important football victory of 2017 took place well after its season ended. The university will retain significant control of major revenues on the days its ...
  • Rendering of the proposed Las Vegas Raiders Stadium.
    Agreement: Raiders will pay for pedestrian bridges, underpasses
    Dec. 26, 2017
    The largest piece of the Raiders stadium development puzzle remains in question, but the proposed development agreement between the team and the county illuminates needed ...
  • NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Oakland Raiders' stadium Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in Las Vegas.
    Analysis: Vegas rolls the dice on Raiders and comes up a winner
    Nov. 15, 2017
    There was no talk about the evils of sports betting, no warnings about players finding their way into casinos. The city they had snubbed for so many years was now one of their own, with the sanctimonious hypocrisy ...
  • Fifty-eight lights are on display for the 58 victims of the Las Vegas shooting during a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Raiders stadium Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in Las Vegas. After years of planning, dealing and getting millions in public financing approved, the Raiders broke ground Monday on a 65,000-seat domed stadium in Las Vegas, across Interstate 15 from the Strip.
    Raiders break ground today on 65,000-seat stadium
    Nov. 13, 2017
    The Oakland Raiders will put the first shovels in the ground today on their $1.9 billion stadium project near the Strip, the next major step in the franchise’s long process of moving to Las Vegas. Seven months after receiving approval from NFL owners to relocate from California to Nevada, Raiders owner Mark Davis ...
  • Rendering of the proposed Las Vegas Raiders Stadium.
    Las Vegas aims to host Super Bowl, NFL Draft, FIFA World Cup
    Nov. 9, 2017
    Marc Badain brought quite a bit of hope with him to today’s meeting of the Las Vegas Stadium Authority board. The Raiders president laid out more specifics on ...
  • This Feb. 5, 2016, file photo shows the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, Calif.
    Raiders could remain at Oakland stadium in 2019 after all
    Sept. 14, 2017
    The Raiders might not end up nomads in 2019 after all. Scott McKibben, executive director of Oakland’s stadium authority, said today he would be willing to negotiate a lease extension with the Raiders for the 2019 season and beyond at the Coliseum, if necessary. “I believe that ...
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