With a three-day Memorial Day weekend on the horizon and a growing national economy, Las Vegas officials are expecting travel to the Las Vegas Valley to compete with the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight and New Year’s for the biggest event of 2015 so far.
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The Federal Reserve has kept interest rates at record lows for over six years, but financial analysts warn that’s finally going to have to end, and if you’re not prepared, it could cost you.
Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada board members on Thursday cruised through the approval of a $919.2 million budget for the 2016 fiscal year.
A Wednesday report from California research firm RealtyTrac found that foreclosure activity across Nevada was up 39 percent year over year in April, extending to one in every 555 homes. That was good enough for No. 2 in the nation for default-related activity.
PBR (Professional Bull Riders), the bull riding organization based in Pueblo, Colo., is pushing the marketing envelope for this weekend’s Last Cowboy Standing event in Las Vegas by giving it a spring-break theme in hopes of driving new and young fans to the sport.
Backed by Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman Sheldon Adelson, the bill pending in Congress would end most forms of online betting, including interactive poker in Nevada.
Two lawmakers with long experience in crafting Nevada’s rooftop-solar policy said Wednesday they never intended to continually raise the net metering cap beyond the 3 percent level now in law.
Nevada’s jobless rate held steady at 7.1 percent for the fourth straight month in April, the state Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Wednesday.
The Teamsters Union set up picket lines at the SLS Las Vegas on Wednesday, complaining the hotel-casino is not allowing its valet parking attendants to form a union.
Less than 24 hours after calling a special meeting to consider taking a stance on the regulation of Uber, the Nevada Taxicab Authority has canceled the session it had scheduled for Tuesday afternoon.
An offer to acquire all outstanding shares of casino operator Affinity Gaming by its largest shareholder has expired, and the investment firm that made the offer believes the company that owns the Primm resorts and Silver Sevens should be sold.
During the past decade, Penn National Gaming was named as a potential buyer of nearly every Strip resort that was for sale or rumored to be on the market.
The Los Angeles City Council voted on Tuesday to increase the minimum wage in the nation’s second-largest city to $15 an hour by 2020 from the current $9, in a victory for labor and community groups that have pushed for similar pay hikes in several U.S. municipalities.
The Nevada Taxicab Authority will consider weighing in on the state debate over regulating Uber in a special meeting next week.
The party for the Florida senator will be at the home of “Pawn Stars” TV show star Rick Harrison on May 28.
Tourism is booming, the population is growing and the economy is heating up — a combination of factors that eventually led to Great Recession in 2007 and 2008. But a panel of forecasting experts speaking at an event heralding the publication of the 35th edition of “Las Vegas Perspective” on Tuesday say the conditions are different now than they were seven years ago.
Though frugal and concerned about their futures, millennials value seeing the world up close and in person — which comes at a price. Here are over 30 savings tips, sites and resources millennials and older generations alike can take advantage of to save on travel costs.
New York based Land and Buildings Investment Management ended its proxy fight with MGM Resorts International Tuesday.
MGM Resorts International has followed through with an application with state regulators to leave Nevada Power Co. and purchase its own electricity on the wholesale market, joining Wynn Las Vegas and Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Slot machine maker International Game Technology plans to sell its massive corporate Las Vegas campus.
Local real estate research firm SalesTraq reported that the median price for an existing single-family home reached $212,568 in April, up 10.7 percent from April 2014 and a post-recession high.
Consumer Reports never spent more on a car than on the all wheel drive version of the Tesla Model that it bought to review. But its reviewers soon ran into a unique problem — they couldn’t get in the car.
London-listed online gambling company Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment was at the center of a $1.7 billion takeover battle on Monday as its competitors circled with rival bids.