Sales in the West, which have been volatile in recent months, rose 18.8 percent after plunging 15.2 percent in March.
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Fifteen months ago, Wolfgang Hauck didn’t know if he would live or die. Today, the 59-year-old cancer survivor and onetime bartender turned entrepreneur is bringing a hot new national franchise known as a gastropub to Las Vegas in September.
Two-thirds of Americans would have difficulty coming up with the money to cover a $1,000 emergency, according to an exclusive poll released Thursday.
As airport security lines get longer, the finger-pointing over blame is growing too. The nation’s leading airlines, already feuding with the Transportation Security Administration, are now taking on Congress.
A state judge Friday signed off on new language for a proposed referendum seeking to repeal Nevada’s new commerce tax.
Two of three major hotel-casinos have made filings with state regulators to leave as customers of Nevada Power later this year, while a third has let the process come to a close.
A spike in revenue from room tax receipts and facility use rentals will bump the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority’s budget by 6.7 percent in the next fiscal year.
Gap Inc. said Thursday that it is shuttering 75 Old Navy and Banana Republic stores outside North America as the struggling company looks to focus on regions where it sees it has the greatest potential for success.
Saving $1 million isn’t realistic. However, it is realistic to have $1 million in a retirement account by the age of 65, if you invest a portion of your paycheck and let the power of compounding interest do its magic.
The Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday ordered arbitration in the dispute between the Las Vegas Review-Journal and the Las Vegas Sun over its joint operating agreement.
U.S. authorities have charged a former chairman of Dean Foods Co. and a professional Las Vegas gambler with engaging in a yearslong insider trading scheme, which included a tip that benefited professional golfer Phil Mickelson.
The Governor’s Office of Economic Development board on Thursday approved spending up to $500,000 for equipment that will help train high school and College of Southern Nevada students in manufacturing technology.
When the Malaysia-based Genting Group opens its $4 billion, 3,100-room Chinese-themed Resorts World Las Vegas property on the north end of the Strip in 2019 it will have a “celestial sphere” that will project visitor selfies.
Las Vegas gaming giant MGM Resorts International told state regulators on Thursday that it will exercise its option to exit as a customer of Nevada Power and purchase its own electricity on the wholesale market.
The CEO of an online grocery-delivery company with a center in Las Vegas once offered an extra benefit to his employees, but not he’s offering another that’s much more “Vegas.”
Jose Hernandez was at the Internal Revenue Service office at 7 a.m., with hopes of finding a solution to his problem. The North Las Vegas resident didn’t know about the opportunity to schedule an appointment until he got to the office.
Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center plans to add a $26 million inpatient psychiatric facility to its main structure, the hospital announced Thursday.
After a week of dismal earnings reports and forecasts, Wal-Mart Stores and other chains delivered more upbeat news over the past 24 hours, sending stocks soaring. Wal-Mart, which posted better-than-expected profit and sales, rose the most since the depths of the last recession in 2008.
The professional golfer Phil Mickelson has agreed to forfeit nearly $1 million that the Securities and Exchange Commission said was unfairly earned on a tip from an insider trading scheme.
Goodwill of Southern Nevada leaders formally started construction Tuesday on a new 17,000 square-foot build-to-suit location at Boulder Highway and Horizon Road in Henderson.
LinkedIn said Wednesday that a 2012 breach resulted in more than 100 million of its users’ passwords being compromised — vastly more than previously thought.
Perhaps it’s the aftershock of the 2008 recession, or the impending exit of a two-term president, but most voters are wondering how a new president might affect their finances.
Michael Bailey of Las Vegas went to IKEA’s Wednesday grand opening for a sofa, and may land a girlfriend.