HRH has sharpened its timeline in its efforts to evolve into Virgin Hotel Las Vegas. The re-launch and renaming of the property should take hold in the first half of 2020 — and only after an eight-month renovation during which the resort will be closed for four months.
The stop along Sands Avenue is the second planned addition to the monorail’s route along the Strip. The other is an extension to the Mandalay Bay.
The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate by a quarter-point, to a range of 2.25 percent to 2.5 percent, lifting the Fed’s benchmark rate to its highest point since 2008. The increase will mean higher borrowing costs for many consumers and businesses.
The federal government would regulate sports betting nationwide under a bill to be introduced Wednesday.