The Basic Magnesium Inc. plant in Henderson helped change the face of Las Vegas during World War II, attracting black workers from throughout the South to new defense-related job opportunities here.
The names were big and their plans even bigger, but the property near the Las Vegas Strip has nothing to show for it. Now new owners are taking a chance on the 60-acre site, purchasing it for $130 million.
T.J. Maxx is relocating one of its Las Vegas Valley stores to Town Square.
Payless ShoeSource has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is shuttering its remaining stores in North America.
Carl Icahn, the activist hedge fund investor said in Securities and Exchange Commission filings published Tuesday that “shareholder value might be best served, and enhanced, by selling the company.”
Federal officials have told Southwest Airlines to fix the way it calculates the weight of luggage loaded on flights after finding frequent mistakes.