The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year.
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The state’s attorney general on Tuesday sued Domino’s Pizza Inc., affiliates and three franchisees alleging they underpaid workers based on payroll reports generated by the parent company’s computer system.
Sales in the West, which have been volatile in recent months, rose 18.8 percent after plunging 15.2 percent in March.
Shares in Fiat Chrysler fell more than 5 percent on Monday after Germany’s Bild newspaper reported that the carmaker could be prohibited from selling cars in Germany if evidence of disregard of emissions rules was found.
Job growth in Nevada surged in April, led by gains in construction and in the employment category that includes retail.
A national organization is coming back to Las Vegas to help unemployed veterans get back into the workforce.
More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules to be issued Wednesday by the Obama administration. The policy changes are intended to counter erosion in overtime protections,
Most people who take out auto title loans resort to reborrowing because they’re unable to repay them at once, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray said Tuesday, discussing the bureau’s new report and findings.
Nevada’s average weekly wage reached $935 for the fourth quarter in 2015, the highest on record, state officials said on Tuesday.
A vivid, pearl-shaped pink diamond said to be the largest of its kind to go under the hammer has sold at auction for 27.3 million Swiss francs ($28 million) at a Sotheby’s auction.
Warren Buffett, who has long had an aversion to investing in tech companies, purchased 10 million shares of Apple earlier this year. The surprise investment comes five years after Buffett invested billions in IBM, his initial foray into that industry and departure from the type of companies Berkshire Hathaway has targeted for decades.
USA Today owner Gannett has boosted its takeover bid for Tribune Publishing Co. byabout 22 percent one week after the owner of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and othernewspapers adopted a “poison pill” plan to thwart the unsolicited offer.
A rout in retail stocks pulled U.S. indexes down on Wednesday. Macy’s, the largest U.S. department store chain, slashed its annual profit forecast after it reported a steep drop in earnings. Office Depot and Staples took big losses after a judge blocked their plans to merge.
U.S. stocks surged to their biggest gain in two months on Tuesday after the Chinese government moved to stimulate the world’s second-largest economy. That gave a big boost to energy, chemicals and machinery companies.
U.S. stocks are climbing Tuesday after the Chinese government moved to stimulate its economy. Machinery companies and miners are rising the most, and energy companies are trading higher with the price of oil. Stocks are on track for their biggest gain in a month.
U.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April, adding 160,000 jobs, the fewest in seven months, after a streak of robust monthly gains. The unemployment rate remained at a low 5 percent, roughly where it has been since fall. Last month’s hiring gain marked a drop from the average increase of 200,000 over the past three months.
Investors are piling back into gold. And they’re coming in droves. Holdings in SPDR Gold Shares, the world’s largest exchange-traded fund backed by gold, surged 20.8 metric tons on Monday, the biggest one-day expansion since 2011, data compiled by Bloomberg show.
Universal Health Services Inc., a subsidiary of which owns the Valley Health System, has announced that it will buy a third party’s minority ownership interests in its six Southern Nevada hospitals for $445 millio
Construction is dormant on the site of the former Fergusons Motel. And while officials with Downtown Project have not cited any difficulties with plans for the shuttered motel at Fremont and Eleventh streets, they said they want to “get it right the first time.”
Exxon Mobil produced its weakest quarter in more than 16 years as lower oil prices pushed its profit down by 63 percent.
The people who cross the threshold into the JobConnect Center on South Maryland Parkway come from all different backgrounds and walks of life. But despite their many differences, they have one goal in common: to seek a better future.
Volkswagen’s CEO says he apologized in person to U.S. President Barack Obama for the carmaker’s emissions scandal, in which it rigged its cars to cheat on diesel engine pollution tests. CEO Matthias Mueller said he held a “two minute” conversation with the president during his visit to Hannover, Germany, this week.
Nevada college students have a chance to work with Faraday Future this summer, well before the burgeoning electric car company opens a $1 billion, 3-million-square-foot factory in North Las Vegas.
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