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Take a bow, Mr. K

As usual, Kirk Kerkorian is a ghost in his own kingdom. While MGM Mirage executives Jim Murren and Bobby Baldwin gave speeches and accepted applause Tuesday at the opening of CityCenter’s Vdara high-rise hotel , the man who made it all possible was...

CEO: World Market not in loan default

Times are tough, but not this tough. World Market Center President and CEO Bob Maricich on Tuesday night denied a Fitch Ratings report that the company was in default on a $217.4 million loan. “We’re current on all our loans and certainly are not in...

Miracle League Field opens in Las Vegas

I don’t remember who won the World Series, but I’ll never forget Saturday’s opening of the Miracle League Field at 101 S. Rancho Drive. The field is specially designed to accommodate children with disabilities. With its rubberized surface, bright...