The Nevada Taxicab Authority on Monday approved an increase of just over 8 percent, boosting Clark County to the second highest rate in the nation among cities with a tourism-based economy.
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We all know that feeling; you’re at the store and you see something you want but just don’t need. You try to rationalize the expense, arguing in your mind that you deserve to treat yourself or can make up for it by not eating out this week or by skipping your Starbucks lattes for a while. The thing is, not all of us are as good at balancing our wants and needs as we could be.
They could put off the inevitable for only so long. Now, locals who renewed health insurance early in 2013 to delay complying with mandates in the Affordable Care Act are feeling the effects of the law.
Calling their conduct “constitutionally abhorrent,” a federal judge recently chided government prosecutors for working in secret to keep millions of dollars in cash and assets seized from a Las Vegas gambler and his family in a decade-long bookmaking investigation.
A year ago, Las Vegas Sands Corp. was looking to sell its Pennsylvania hotel-casino complex, housed on the historic site of the long-closed Bethlehem Steel Mill. Now, the company is prepared to invest $800 million into the development.
The importance of a good credit score can’t be understated when applying for any type of loan — that much is certain, particularly when it comes time to buy a car.
In 2009, MGM Mirage Corp. was downsizing its communications staff as the recession tightened its grip on the company, the gaming industry and the community. Reggie Burton who oversaw corporate and community affairs, decided to start his own boutique public relations and consulting business.
TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is moving ahead with plans to permit betting on sports in the state, and a racetrack said it will start taking bets next weekend. But legal challenges could stall the rollout.
Starbucks says it will start letting customers across the country place orders ahead of time on their smartphones by next year.
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The Trump Taj Mahal may survive after all, but it’s likely to do so with angry employees.
Caesars Entertainment said it would begin talks with bank creditors in order to re-work portions of the casino operator’s $24.2 billion debt.
The state’s jobless rate dips to 7.3 percent as job growth surges at its third-highest pace since November 2008, according to new numbers.
MGM Resorts International said Thursday it agreed to sell the Gold Strike in Jean to JETT Gaming, a company owned by members of the Herbst family.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal caught up with Gary Dunwoody, the Shriners golf committee chairman and trustee emeritus to ask him five questions about the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open at TPC Summerlin. The Shriners are in the second year of the five-year agreement.
Department of Public Safety Capt. Tom Ely was appointed on Thursday as interim administrator of the Nevada Taxicab Authority beginning Oct. 27.
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday that hackers it believes to be backed by the Chinese government have recently launched attacks on U.S. companies.
WASHINGTON — Average U.S. mortgage rates tumbled this week. The 30-year loan hit its lowest level since June 2013 as Treasury bond yields marked new lows amid concern over global economic weakness.
It’s going to take serious budget cuts and commitment to reach a comfortable $1,000 buffer. So what can you do to save big besides giving up your morning latte and brown-bagging lunch?
TOKYO — Japan’s pro-casino lawmakers have agreed to consider setting limits on Japanese nationals’ entry to casinos, bowing to pressure from opponents who threatened to block a legalization bill unless it addressed issues such as gambling addiction.
Netflix Inc. shares sank Thursday on slower subscriber growth and fears of increased competition ahead.
The Nevada Public Utilities Commission on Thursday voted to move forward with a review into smart meters and whether there is a link to them and a rash of fires reported in Northern Nevada.
McCarran International Airport got its first up-close look at a Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet, the first airliner constructed primarily with fuel-efficient composite materials, when it arrived with a series of military charter flights at Terminal 3 this week.