Stories tagged: las vegas
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
A plan to build an NFL stadium in Las Vegas and lure the Raiders from Oakland crossed a major hurdle Thursday when a Nevada oversight committee voted unanimously to recommend …
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 3:18 p.m.
A Hawaiian woman has won more than $10 million playing the penny slots in Las Vegas.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 1:14 p.m.
LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas police have agreed to pay $200,000 to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a woman who claimed a patrol officer used excessive force …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 12:08 p.m.
Like Donald Trump, Couch Slouch wants to make America great again. It’s simple – just do what America was doing before, like in 1789 or 1946. Boy, those were good …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 11:23 a.m.
Daniel Negreanu is a poker hall-of-famer and two-time World Series of Poker player of the year. But he’s never made it to the final table in the tournament’s marquee Main …
Wed., July 6, 2016, 2:03 p.m.
A Utah militia group leader with ties to Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges alleging he tried to blow up a federally owned cabin.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
A good Samaritan could not save a Las Vegas woman screaming for help as her gun-wielding estranged husband chased her from their home to two drug store parking lots in …
Mon., June 27, 2016, 2:41 p.m.
Las Vegas is losing a trio of kitschy downtown properties, including the last remaining topless show on the Fremont Street casino pedestrian mall.
Wed., June 22, 2016, 3:03 p.m.
The NHL is making a big bet on Las Vegas.
Mon., June 6, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
Twelve of 19 defendants want separate trials in the federal criminal case involving cattleman Cliven Bundy and an armed standoff near his southern Nevada ranch.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 6:49 a.m.
A star of the reality TV show “Pawn Stars” has sealed a plea deal sparing him jail time in the discovery of guns, marijuana and other drugs at his Las …
Mon., May 16, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
How is this possible? Last year the NFL wouldn’t allow Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo to hold a fantasy event attached to a Las Vegas casino, this year an NFL owner …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
Channing Tatum is bringing his “Magic Mike” act to Las Vegas. The 36-year-old actor has announced that he’s directing “Magic Mike Live Las Vegas.” It’s billed as a live male …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
Authorities say a domestic-related shooting in front of a suburban Las Vegas day care center left a man and woman dead and two young children hospitalized with gunshot wounds.
Sat., April 30, 2016, 12:34 p.m.
This is a town built on taking money from people, not giving it to them. But when the NFL comes calling, all bets may be off.
UPDATED: Thu., April 28, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
Raiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
A federal magistrate judge in Las Vegas has set a Feb. 6 trial date for rancher Cliven Bundy and 18 other defendants in an armed confrontation with government officers two …
Wed., April 20, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
A federal magistrate judge in Las Vegas says two sons of rancher Cliven Bundy who are accused of leading an armed confrontation with government officers in Nevada in April 2014 …
Thu., April 7, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Las Vegas Sands is paying a $9 million fine to settle a regulatory investigation that painted an unflattering picture of the casino owner’s expansion into a gambling mecca in China.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1:16 p.m.
Lady Gaga and Joe Biden are bringing their act to Las Vegas for an event raising awareness about sexual assault.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
Casino mogul Steve Wynn’s ex-wife wants a Nevada court to give her control of more than $900 million worth of company stock that was restricted by a shareholders agreement five …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 12:39 p.m.
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy wants to ask a federal judge Thursday to release him from jail pending trial on charges stemming from an armed standoff against federal agents two years …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
An Elvis Presley exhibit that opened at a Las Vegas casino-hotel with great fanfare last year has abruptly closed amid a leasing dispute that involves hundreds of the King’s artifacts.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 1:16 p.m.
A New Jersey redevelopment agency approved an $11.9 million deal Tuesday to keep the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City for the next three years.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 12:13 p.m.
The father of the jailed leader of a group that occupied an Oregon federal wildlife refuge was charged Thursday with conspiracy, assault on a federal officer, obstruction, weapon and other …
Fri., Jan. 29, 2016, 1:02 p.m.
The house ended up winning about $11.1 billion of all the money gambled in Nevada in 2015 – an increase of 1 percent from 2014 but still below Nevada’s peak …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 7:50 p.m.
Brett Stegmaier birdied the final hole for a 3-under 68 and a one-stroke lead Saturday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
Tue., Sept. 29, 2015
Las Vegas and Quebec City are moving closer in their bids to land a NHL franchise. A Bill Foley-led group and Montreal-based communications giant Quebecor are in the third and …
Sun., Aug. 9, 2015
LAS VEGAS – The Spokane Shock broke open a tight game with a 16-point flurry late in the first half and went on to a 51-34 Arena Football League victory …
Sat., Aug. 8, 2015
Quarterback Arvell Nelson didn’t like the Spokane Shock players’ demeanor when they lined up against Cleveland last Saturday. “I felt like we came out with the mentality that we’re already …