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Construction of Allegiant Stadium is unlikely to affected by the coronavirus outbreak that is having an impact on just about every industry across the Las Vegas Valley. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)

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Police firing tear gas near a McDonalds
As the second night of protests of the death of George Floyd carried into Sunday morning, protesters were shot with tear gas by police asking them to disperse.
Metro Police use tear gas on protesters downtown.
For a second consecutive day, a Black Lives Matter protest is underway in Las Vegas following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody. As tensions rose the Metro Police department used tear gas on those in the area.
VIDEO: Protesters smash window at downtown Las Vegas Building
Despite a few attempts to stop the crowd from doing so, protesters begin to spray paint and smash the windows of a downtown Las Vegas building.
National Guard deployed to protests in Reno
The city of Reno and Washoe County issued mandatory curfews Saturday night after Reno City Hall was damaged and looted during protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody.
Gilbert Burns Dominates Tyron Woodley in UFC's Return to Las Vegas - VIDEO
Gilbert Burns established himself as a top contender in the welterweight division after dominating Tyron Woodley in the main event of UFC on ESPN 9 in Las Vegas. Heidi Fang and Adam Hill discuss his performance as well as Mackenzie Dern's win over Hannah Cifers. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Metro Multicultural Advisory Committee holds press conference ahead of protests
Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo and members of Metro Multicultural Advisory Committee speak at Metropolitan Police Department headquarters in Las Vegas ahead of a planned Black Lives Matter protest Saturday, May 30, 2020. The protest is in reaction to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @KMCannonPhoto
Black Lives Matter Protest on Las Vegas Strip - VIDEO
Las Vegas police said they arrested 80 people Friday night during a protest on the Strip. Twelve officers were injured, the department said Saturday, although the extent of the officers’ injuries was unclear.
Review-Journal photographer arrested during Las Vegas Strip protest - VIDEO
Las Vegas police arrested two photojournalists, including a Review-Journal staff photographer, while they were photographing a Friday night protest on the Strip. The demonstrators were protesting the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody. Similar protests have broken out across the U.S. Review-Journal photographer Ellen Schmidt was arrested, along with photographer and former Review-Journal employee Bridget Bennett. Both were booked into the Clark County Detention Center and face misdemeanor charges.
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Protest on Las Vegas Strip turns into confrontation
Las Vegas police said some people were taken into custody tonight during the protest about the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in Minneapolis police custody on Monday.
Tensions rise as protests continue at the Strip
Hundreds of people took to the Las Vegas Strip on Friday to protest the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in Minneapolis police custody on Monday. Police were seen blocking traffic at multiple intersections on the Strip as the protest lasted into the evening. Some officers were in riot gear.
Strip intersections blocked during protest
Police were seen blocking traffic at multiple intersections on the Las Vegas Strip as the protest of an unarmed black man’s death in Minnesota lasted into the evening. Some officers were in riot gear.
Woodley says he'll remind fans who he is at UFC on ESPN 9 - Video
After losing his welterweight title in his last fight, Tyron Woodley returns from a 14-month hiatus to face Gilbert Burns at UFC on ESPN 9 on May 30. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Protests continue at the Strip
The Police ask protesters to move to the sidewalk at Elvis Presley and Las Vegas Boulevard as protests continue near the Strip.
Black Lives Matter protest at the Las Vegas Strip
Protesters with Black Lives Matter took to the Strip on Friday in one of many demonstrations that have occurred in U.S. cities since a handcuffed black man died in Minneapolis police custody on Monday.
Protest on Las Vegas Strip after unarmed black man’s death in Minnesota
Protesters took to the Las Vegas Strip on Friday in one of many demonstrations that have occurred in the U.S. since a black man died in Minneapolis police custody.
Fremont Street is Counting Down
A countdown is seen on Friday afternoon, May 29, 2020, for the reopening of the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas.
Fremont Street Experience is counting down to reopening - Video
A countdown clock is running for the reopening of the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas on Friday afternoon, May 29, 2020. (Elizabeth Brumley/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
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Cowabunga Bay Reopens in Henderson - VIDEO
Cowabunga Bay in Henderson opened shortly before 11 a.m. Friday to a long line of families waiting at the gate and ticket office.
The Gym Las Vegas reopens - Video
The owner of The Gym Las Vegas, Rob Martinez, discusses the facility's strict social distancing guidelines as it reopens on Friday, May 29, 2020, in Las Vegas. (Elizabeth Page Brumley/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
CrossFit Apollo reopens after COVID-19 shutdown - Video
CrossFit Apollo gym co-owner and a member talk about their first day back, Friday, May 29, 2020, after gyms and fitness centers were closed during the coronavirus shutdown. (Glenn Puit and Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Phase Two: Gyms, parks and recreation facilities are opening - Video
Gyms and fitness centers are beginning to reopen on May 29, which were closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Parks and recreation facilities in the Las Vegas Valley are reopening as well. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
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Gym owner Rob Martinez talks about reopening.
Rob Martinez, owner of The Gym Las Vegas, talks about reopening his gym under Phase Two of Nevada's reopening plan. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Las Vegas gyms reopen.
Desiree Ford talks about getting back to the gym after Nevada moves into Phase Two of its reopening plan. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
CrossFit gym reopens
Chad Cole, co-owner of CrossFit Apollo, talks about the reopening of his gym as Nevada moves into Phase Two. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Bill Foley believes the Golden Knights will be fine in new playoff format - Video
Vegas Golden Knights Chairman and CEO Bill Foley said he believe his team will adjust just fine to the new playoff structure.
Welcome Henderson Silver Knights - Video
The Golden Knights’ new AHL team will be called the Henderson Silver Knights.
Demonstrators march for George Floyd
A handful of people protesting the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis wave signs Thursday, May 28, 2020 on Las Vegas Boulevard South and Sands Avenue. (Chase Stevens / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Train carrying decommissioned nuclear reactor passes through Las Vegas - VIDEO
The train carrying a decommissioned nuclear reactor vessel from Southern California is passing through Las Vegas on Thursday afternoon. (James Schaeffer / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Cortez Masto withdraws from Biden VP consideration - Video
Nevada Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto has withdrawn her name for consideration as former Vice President Joe Biden’s running mate in the 2020 presidential election, she announced Thursday.
Southern Nevada parks and pools begin reopening - VIDEO
Local governments announced the reopening of parks and recreation facilities as Nevada enters Phase Two of its plan to return to normal after shutdowns caused by the coronavirus.
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Mackenzie Dern Looks to Rebound from First UFC Loss -Video
Mackenzie Dern, a fighter in the UFC's strawweight division, talks about suffering the first loss of her professional MMA career on Oct. 2019 and how ready she is to come back from it on May 30 at UFC on ESPN 9. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Camel spotted in Summerlin - Video
It wasn’t hump day, but it was a fine day to take a camel for a stroll and to entertain residents at Las Ventanas at Summerlin.
Vegas Nation Blitz ep.4 | Virtual OTAs
This week's guest is Las Vegas Raiders running back Jalen Richard. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Raiders reporters Vinny Bonsignore and Adam Hill, Allegiant Stadium insider Mick Akers and Vegas Nation podcast host Heidi Fang to breakdown new rule changes, Prop bets, and take a look inside the nearly completed Allegiant stadium.
UFC and Top Rank Boxing Approved to Host Events in Las Vegas - Video
For the first time since March, the UFC and Top Rank Boxing have been permitted by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to host events in Las Vegas. Sam Gordon, Adam Hill, and Heidi Fang break down what to expect when the promotions return starting with the UFC event on May 30 at the UFC Apex.
From crisis to recovery, truckers are unsung heroes of COVID-19 pandemic - Video
Kim Santiago had only been a truck driver for six months when the coronavirus pandemic hit. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights playoff picture - Video
The Knights are one of four teams in the Western Conference to receive a bye and will play round-robin games against St. Louis, Colorado and Dallas to determine the top four seeds.
A much needed solution for restaurant workers - Video
After working 22 years as a chef in the restaurant scene in Las Vegas, Jean Paul Labadie created ApronTie, a device to keep apron straps comfortable for workers. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Outline for NHL’s return-to-play plan - Video
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman outlined the format for the expanded 24-team postseason in a televised news conference Tuesday, including details of the round robin involving the Golden Knights.
Summerlin Man Honors Veterans By Performing taps - Video
A Summerlin man performs taps in front of his home to honor U.S. military veterans for Memorial Day.
Burlington Northern Sante Fe train pulls the world's largest train car - Video
A Burlington Northern Sante Fe train pulls the world's largest train car with an old nuclear reactor. It is headed to Apex Industrial Park, just north of Las Vegas.
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A 20-axle Schnabel railroad car used to carry heavy equipment. (YouTube)
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Gov. Steve Sisolak on not mandating face masks be worn - Video
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks about not mandating the public to wear face masks and bringing manufacturing jobs to Las Vegas.
Governor Sisolak On Tourists Coming To Vegas - Video
Governor Steve Sisolak speaks about tourism returning to Las Vegas during the pandemic and what the state needs to do in order for them to feel safe.
Allegiant Stadium still on track to finish on time - Video
Despite the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on the project, work at Allegiant Stadium is proceeding as scheduled with crews working in three shifts instead of two to allow increased social distancing without losing productivity.
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This week's guest is Las Vegas Raiders fullback Alec Ingold. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Raiders reporters Vinny Bonsignore and Adam Hill, Allegiant Stadium insider Mick Akers and Vegas Nation podcast host Heidi Fang to breakdown what's new with the Raiders.
Janitorial companies see surge in business amid coronavirus pandemic
CitiClean Services is one of many janitorial services handling a surge of work as owners of businesses prepare for a return to work amid the coronavirus pandemic. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Golden Knights Analyst Mike McKenna makes full Las Vegas circle - Video
Golden Knights TV analyst and former NHL goaltender Mike McKenna spoke with the Golden Edge podcast crew on his time in the league and what it's like to be a media member now.
Overeem, Gadelha discuss their wins at UFC Florida - Video
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem defeated Walt Harris in the main event and UFC strawweight Claudia Gadelha took home a victory over Angela Hill in the co-main of UFC Florida. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
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Search continues for homicide suspects - Video
In October 2017, 62-year-old David Rathbun was reported missing by family members and later found deceased in Arizona. The Las Vegas police homicide section is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 55-year-old Charles Ausiello and 45-year-old Jolene Hibbs who are suspects in Rathbun’s death. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
“Hot Rods for Heroes” cruises Las Vegas Strip - Video
Classic car owners and motorcyclists participated in the first “Hot Rods for Heroes” by cruising the Las Vegas Strip on Memorial Day, starting at the south end of Las Vegas Boulevard at the Premium Outlet Mall on Monday, May 25, 2020. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
Bellagio fountains to relaunch when hotel-casino reopens - VIDEO
KatsWalk at the Bellagio fountains.
Motorcyclist killed in crash in southwest Las Vegas - Video
Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Travis Smaka confirmed a motorcyclist was killed in a crash with another vehicle at Durango Drive and the 215 Beltway just before 9 a.m., Monday, May 25, 2020. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Memorial Day ceremony at Lake Sahara South Park - Video
American Legion Post 76 hosted a Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony at Lake Sahara South Park in The Lakes on Monday, May 25. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutefsaye
Nevada gyms, bars that do not serve food can reopen Friday - VIDEO
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak on Tuesday evening said Phase 2 of the state’s Nevada United: Roadmap to Recovery will begin on Friday. (James Schaeffer / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
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A 20-axle Schnabel railroad car used to carry heavy equipment. (YouTube)
Golden Knights playoff picture - Video
The Knights are one of four teams in the Western Conference to receive a bye and will play round-robin games against St. Louis, Colorado and Dallas to determine the top four seeds.
UFC and Top Rank Boxing Approved to Host Events in Las Vegas - Video
For the first time since March, the UFC and Top Rank Boxing have been permitted by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to host events in Las Vegas. Sam Gordon, Adam Hill, and Heidi Fang break down what to expect when the promotions return starting with the UFC event on May 30 at the UFC Apex.
Outline for NHL’s return-to-play plan - Video
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman outlined the format for the expanded 24-team postseason in a televised news conference Tuesday, including details of the round robin involving the Golden Knights.
Vegas Nation Blitz ep.4 | Virtual OTAs
This week's guest is Las Vegas Raiders running back Jalen Richard. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Raiders reporters Vinny Bonsignore and Adam Hill, Allegiant Stadium insider Mick Akers and Vegas Nation podcast host Heidi Fang to breakdown new rule changes, Prop bets, and take a look inside the nearly completed Allegiant stadium.
A much needed solution for restaurant workers - Video
After working 22 years as a chef in the restaurant scene in Las Vegas, Jean Paul Labadie created ApronTie, a device to keep apron straps comfortable for workers. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Summerlin Man Honors Veterans By Performing taps - Video
A Summerlin man performs taps in front of his home to honor U.S. military veterans for Memorial Day.
Burlington Northern Sante Fe train pulls the world's largest train car - Video
A Burlington Northern Sante Fe train pulls the world's largest train car with an old nuclear reactor. It is headed to Apex Industrial Park, just north of Las Vegas.
COVID-19 testing site moves to UNLV Tropicana parking garage - Video
New Clark County COVID-19 testing site at UNLV Tropicana Avenue parking garage opens Wednesday and includes pediatric and walk-up testing. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Camel spotted in Summerlin - Video
It wasn’t hump day, but it was a fine day to take a camel for a stroll and to entertain residents at Las Ventanas at Summerlin.
Restaurants at three Station Casinos properties opened on Tuesday
Restaurants at three Station Casinos properties, including Red Rock Resort, opened on Tuesday. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @KMCannonPhoto
Las Vegas man runs 100-mile marathon for veterans on Memorial Day - Video
Pete Madredes ran a 100-mile marathon at Exploration Peak Park in Las Vegas to raise money for Mission 22, a nonprofit that supports veterans with mental illness. He started Sunday morning, May 24, and ended Memorial Day morning. (Glenn Puit/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
10 Las Vegas hotels set to host tourists sick with coronavirus - Video
The state Gaming Control Board is preparing to accommodate tourists who show up in Las Vegas, show signs of being infected and are turned away by resorts. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
From crisis to recovery, truckers are unsung heroes of COVID-19 pandemic - Video
Kim Santiago had only been a truck driver for six months when the coronavirus pandemic hit. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
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Will Las Vegas casinos’ safety plans help lure back visitors?

Experts say the transparency is just another way companies can reassure guests and employees that their facilities are safe enough to return to. But, ultimately, only the number of people who end up inside the reopened resorts will show whether that reassurance is enough.