Oil prices on Monday fell to their lowest point so far this year and are down about 20 percent in just two weeks as investors worry about the ripple effects of a debt crisis in Europe.
Desert Capital Real Estate Investment Trust, a publicly reporting hard-money lender based in Henderson, says it may be unable to continue in business.
A story about Paragon Gaming in Sunday’s Business Section contained an error. The correct name of the stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia, is BC Place.
Celebrity chef Kerry Simon is opening a burger bar in Harrah’s, based in part on the burger he cooked to win “Iron Chef.”
Hailed as the second coming of George Brett when the Royals selected him with the second overall pick of the 2005 draft, Alex Gordon will have to settle for becoming the next Amos Otis now that Kansas City has moved him from third base to the outfield.
At the height of the building boom in 2005, the Las Vegas Valley Water District added more than 24,000 new customers. In 2009, that number fell to 280 requests for new service.