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An artist rendering of the Zappos.com Fan Experience at TPC Summerlin for the mid-October Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
Only in Las Vegas: PGA tournament to feature pool parties on golf course
Sept. 16, 2014
Fans attending this year’s Shriners Hospitals for Children Open might want to bring their swimsuits to the golf course. The mid-October tournament will be the first on the PGA Tour to feature public pools as part of the fan experience, the tournament announced today. Six pools will be added to ...
An exterior view of Palace Station on Sahara Avenue Tuesday, December 13, 2011.  .
Grab-and-run robbery reported at Palace Station
Sept. 16, 2014
Police in Las Vegas aren't saying yet if anything was taken in a reported grab-and-run robbery during the weekend at the Palace Station casino-hotel. Officer Laura Meltzer says robbery detectives are ...
McCarran International Airport is seen Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
Las Vegas airport getting $26 million to rehab runway
Sept. 16, 2014
A major runway at McCarran International Airport is getting an overhaul with help from the federal government. Congresswoman Dina Titus announced this week that ...
A sign seen early Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, announces the closing of Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.
Another Atlantic City bust: Trump Plaza closes
Sept. 16, 2014
Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino closed its doors early Tuesday, the fourth Atlantic City casino to go belly-up so far this year. When it opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it ...
House panel: Safety agency mishandled GM recall
Sept. 16, 2014
The government's auto safety agency should have discovered General Motors' faulty ignition switches seven years before the company recalled 2.6 million cars to fix the deadly problem, a House committee majority charged Tuesday in a new report. The report by Republicans on ...
This photo shows an envelope that Marriott will be placing in 160,000 hotel rooms in the U.S. and Canada beginning this week to encourage guests to leave a tip for the person who cleans the room.
Envelopes in Marriott hotels invite tips for maids
Sept. 15, 2014
Do you leave a tip in your hotel room for the maid? Marriott is launching a program with Maria Shriver to put envelopes in hotel rooms to encourage tipping. Envelopes will be placed in 160,000 rooms in ...
In this Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 photo, Myles Griffin, 74, poses for a photograph in front of his home in Philadelphia. Griffin has lived with his wife for 40 years in their three-bedroom row home and after retiring three years ago, the couple signed up for a reverse mortgage in May.
Why once-troubled reverse mortgages are poised for a rebound
Sept. 15, 2014
Advertised as a path to an affordable retirement, federally insured reverse mortgages are showing signs of a comeback, drawing the scrutiny of regulators seeking to ...
Tesla stock falls after Morgan Stanley note
Sept. 15, 2014
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Sept. 14, 2014
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Artist's rendering of proposed stadium.
Movement stalled on development in Symphony Park
Sept. 14, 2014
Despite major projects being built, 90 percent of the urban village is vacant ...
Rod Davis, Senior VP of Operations at Dignity Health Nevada, Thursday July 24, 2014.
Health care honcho says greater efficiency is on the horizon
Sept. 14, 2014
What will the nation's health care system look like in 25 years? The senior vice president of operations at Dignity Health Nevada weighs in on what's to come ...
This June 22, 2012, photo shows a Tesla Model S electric sedan outside the Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif.
What exactly is Tesla building up there?
Sept. 14, 2014
Tesla Motors chose Northern Nevada as the location for its lithium-ion battery plant. In five minutes, we’ll make you an expert on what a lithium-ion battery is, how it’s made and the difference between it and your standard Duracell. Actually, this one’s pretty complex, so maybe 10 minutes. ...
Las Vegas Weekly writer Ken Miller arrives at Machine Gun Vegas in the Ferrari 458 Italia, Thursday Nov 1, 2012.
So which would you pay for: Child or Ferrari?
Sept. 14, 2014
The cost of raising a child has become exorbitant, and it affects business owners as well as employees. So what can we do to offset those expenses?
A 700 million-year-old metaquartzite and brass boulder is on display at the valet entrance at the new Delano Las Vegas on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014.
The answer to a heavy query is the Rainbow Quarry
Sept. 14, 2014
As one hotel opens its doors and shows off a giant boulder in its lobby, another repurposes door handles to create a chandelier, and a third is holding a giant garage sale, of sorts. ...
Craig Sean Palacios and Tina Wichmann, owners of local architecture and interior design firm Bunnyfish Studios, Monday Sept. 8, 2014.
Firms helps guide Las Vegas with adaptive architecture
Sept. 14, 2014
A local architect and interior design firm is part community, part creativity and wholly dedicated to helping Las Vegas grow into an adaptive city in the vein of Chicago or San Francisco.

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