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MGM Resorts chief denounces bigotry in letter to employees

MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren sent a letter to employees Friday that denounced equality-threatening violence and bigotry, and said the casino company would...

Nevada gaming regulators wrestling with pot policies

Gaming regulators don't want the Strip to go to pot.Starting this week, they will start talking about how they intend to keep it from...

Las Vegas Valley businesses cashing in on solar eclipse hype

While Las Vegas Valley sky watchers take in the solar eclipse Monday, local entrepreneurs have found ways the astrological event can drum up business...

Las Vegas police investigating sexual activity on flight to McCarran

August 19, 2017 - 9:21 amLas Vegas police are investigating an incident involving sexual activity with a couple on an inbound flight to McCarran...

Las Vegans follow their passion in chasing the solar eclipse

Jim Gianoulakis knows just where he'll be when it all goes dark.The amateur astro-photographer and vice president of the Las Vegas Astronomical Society has...

Solar eclipse glasses in high demand as Las Vegas stores sell...

Elliott Koutz wants to be an astronaut when he grows up - though the 4-year-old refuses to land on the moon for fear of...

Cloud cover over Las Vegas may hamper solar eclipse viewing Monday

Expected cloud cover over the Las Vegas Valley could affect view of the solar eclipse Monday following a warm and sunny weekend, according to...

Water authority to fund conservation work in Mexico

The Southern Nevada Water Authority plans to spend up to $7.5 million in Mexico over the next 10 years in exchange for more Colorado...

Nevada recall elections could cost taxpayers $150K

If the recall efforts seeking to oust a trio of state senators get to an election, taxpayers will be on the hook for more...

Condemned man restates death wish in Las Vegas courtroom

Lawyers for condemned Nevada prisoner Scott Dozier, who has pushed for his own execution, filed court papers this week to ensure that the death...