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In this Nov. 6, 2014, photo, Shawn Ebeler works on the door assembly of a new Ford F-150 truck at the Dearborn Truck Plant in Dearborn, Mich. It’s Ford Motor Co.’s biggest bet in decades: an aluminum-sided F-150 that could set a new industry standard — or cost the company its pickup crown.
Ford starts production of new aluminum F-150
Nov. 10, 2014
It's Ford Motor Co.'s biggest bet in decades: an aluminum-sided F-150 that could set a new industry standard — or cost the company its pickup truck crown. Ford was scheduled to start production of the 2015 F-150 Tuesday at its Dearborn Truck Plant ...
Gary Loveman, president, CEO and chairman of Caesars Entertainment, delivers a keynote address during the Global Gaming Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010.
Caesars CEO encouraged by Las Vegas tourism indicators
Nov. 10, 2014
Caesars Entertainment, the debt-saddled operator of many of the Strip’s most iconic resorts, reported its third quarter earnings today. Caesars has begun formal discussions with some creditors as ...
Attendees line up all about the exterior as the opening event is soon to begin for Life Time Athletic in Green Valley on Thursday, November 6, 2014.
Life Time Athletic Green Valley highlights openings across valley
Nov. 10, 2014
A massive health club new to Henderson bills itself as more than just a health club. Also, local government leaders celebrate the grand opening of a technology-protection services center and ...
Brandon Flowers of The Killers performs on the "Battle Born" tour at Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Los Angeles.
Uber’s first rider in Las Vegas sings its praises
Nov. 9, 2014
We get the scoop on which of Las Vegas' favorite native sons has embraced the ride-sharing app right away, which Las Vegas shows are making appearances in Massachusetts, and what's wrong with that new Ickey Woods commercial ...
Peter Frigeri, owner of Gaia Flowers, a downtown Las Vegas business. Thursday Oct. 30, 2014.
Slowly but surely, business is blooming downtown
Nov. 9, 2014
This downtown shop sets itself apart by specializing in sustainably grown plants and supporting local artists, who craft the pots and vases in which the arrangements are displayed.
People on the Move: Nov. 9-15
Nov. 9, 2014
In the People: Lela Palsgrove, Sunshine Vale Cruz, Steve Wynn, YaeBin Kim, Robert Henn, Caitlin Lorelli, Kevin French, Stephanie Cantu, Kerry Cartmill, Jennifer Roberts, Dr. Marcie Cain and more ...
Raelynn Frazier Lee, interim director of UNLV Career Services, at UNLV on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014.
How to find the right employee
Nov. 9, 2014
Experts offer tips on how businesses can filter through the masses and make smart hiring decisions ...
The Data: Nov. 9-15
Nov. 9, 2014
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected]
The Notes: Nov. 9-15
Nov. 9, 2014
In the Notes: HealthCare Partners Nevada, Maverick Helicopters, Linq Las Vegas, Turner Construction Company, Las Vegas Harley-Davidson, Whist Stove and Spirits, St. Rose Dominican Hospitals-Siena Campus, Batali & Bastianich and more ...
Matchmaker service aims to fill leadership void for nonprofits
Nov. 9, 2014
Moonridge Group, founded in 2011, has launched Board Matchmaker, a free service that connects local nonprofit organizations with competent and passionate people to serve on their boards of directors.
In this Oct. 9, 2014, photo, a guest test drives Tesla Motors' new version of its Model S sedan, the P85D, in Hawthorne, Calif.
Tesla sets delivery record, but losses mount
Nov. 7, 2014
Electric car maker Tesla Motors set a record for deliveries of its Model S sedan in the third quarter, delighting investors even as its losses doubled from ...
Medical marijuana a recurring theme at gaming law conference
Nov. 7, 2014
Medical marijuana and the Nevada casino industry don’t mix, gaming officials said at a conference today, and that’s not likely to change anytime soon.
An artist's rendering of the Briova RX specialty pharmacy at UNLV's Harry Reid Research and Technology Park. Officials broke ground on the facility Friday, Nov. 7, 2014.
Specialty pharmacy to create 350 permanent jobs in Las Vegas
Nov. 7, 2014
Officials broke ground today on a $23 million pharmaceutical facility at UNLV’s Harry Reid Research and Technology Park. The planned two-story, 110,000-square-foot facility represents a bright spot in ...
A Spirit Airlines jet takes off from McCarran International Airport on Friday, Aug. 26, 2011.
New Spirit flight will link Las Vegas to western Pennsylvania
Nov. 7, 2014
Discount airliner Spirit Airlines says it will begin flying nonstop between Las Vegas and a small regional airport about 40 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The new route will fly into ...
In this April 29, 2013, photo, a sample poker game is played on the Ultimate Gaming website in Las Vegas. Federal legalization of online poker appears to be unlikely with Republicans in charge of Congress.
Will GOP’s surge be a deal-breaker for expansion of online poker?
Nov. 7, 2014
More than a year and a half after Nevada legalized online poker, the game still hasn’t taken off here. And Tuesday’s election results don’t offer much hope that Congress will help improve the situation. Experts say the game would be more popular if ...

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