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  • LAS VEGAS, May 5- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will call on Tuesday for a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants during a campaign appearance in Nevada. Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, a Republican presidential candidate and son of Cuban immigrants, was a co-author of a bill that failed to pass in the Senate that would have given a...

  • LAS VEGAS— Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson spent an entire day Monday denying that Las Vegas Sands officials had a hand in firing Steven Jacobs as Sands China Ltd. president in July 2010. "Never heard the phrase," the chief executive of both Las Vegas Sands and Sands China Ltd. told Jacobs' lawyer, James Pisanelli. " Adelson is facing a fourth day on the witness...

  • NEW YORK— Pinnacle Entertainment, which is in process of splitting into two companies, confirmed Monday that it is in talks to sell its real estate assets to Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc.. In March, casino property owner Gaming and Leisure Properties publicly announced that it offered to buy Pinnacle's real estate assets in a deal it valued at $4.1 billion,...

  • LAS VEGAS— MGM Resorts International is still counting the money it earned from hosting Saturday's Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, so CEO Jim Murren says he will save any "fun facts" for the company's second quarter results. MGM Resorts posted a profit of $169.9 million, or 33 cents a share, in the quarter that ended March 31. It bottom line was boosted in part...

  • LAS VEGAS— If the ghosts of Frank Sinatra and Liberace were still hanging around the Riviera Hotel and Casino on Monday morning, they wouldn't have found a seat at the bar. "The amazing thing about Las Vegas is how soon it forgets itself because it keeps reinventing itself," said Jeff Kutash, the dancer, choreographer and producer who brought the aquatic stage...

  • Customer service Twitter accounts for Dish Network and Cox Communications asked users whether they ordered standard definition or high definition feeds of the fight, indicating there may be issues with the standard definition feed. A similar account for DirecTV referred users toward a troubleshooting website. "We're seeing and gracefully managing a lot...

  • Jim Lampley, the main telecaster for the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao showdown in Las Vegas told viewers Saturday night that "electronic overload" caused cable and satellite operators to ask for a delay. Customer service Twitter accounts for Dish Network and Cox Communications asked users whether they ordered standard definition or high definition...

  • LAS VEGAS— A federal judge in Las Vegas has issued an order barring Allegiant Air pilots from going on strike while mediation is under way in their labor dispute. Allegiant, which is based in Las Vegas, said in a statement that the order will prevent disruption of travel for thousands of passengers. Allegiant specializes in flying travelers from smaller cities to...

  • The $500 million fight?   Friday, 1 May 2015 | 12:42 PM ET
    The $500 million fight?

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the odds, total bets and even hotel rooms the day before the "fight of the century."

  • Overhyped? Mayweather-Pacquiao loses some steam Friday, 1 May 2015 | 11:39 AM ET
    Workers install signs for an upcoming bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, April 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are scheduled to fight May 2.

    Sky-high ticket prices and hotel room rates are starting to come down, though they remain inflated beyond anything Vegas has ever seen.

  • LAS VEGAS— Casino mogul and prominent Republican donor Sheldon Adelson testified Friday he isn't sure where he was when he and his second-in-command at the time crafted a list of reasons to fire Sands China's chief executive in 2010.. Adelson, CEO of Las Vegas Sands and one of the world's richest men, told a Clark County courtroom he could have been in a plane...

  • Fighting for fans, not money: Manny Pacquiao Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 5:59 PM ET
    Manny Pacquiao

    Manny Pacquiao is expected to get at least $80 million for his fight against Floyd Mayweather, but he says he's fighting for his fans.

  • Boyd beats Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 5:09 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS _ Boyd Gaming Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $35.1 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 10 cents per share. Seven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $549.5 million.

  • NEW YORK— Technology stocks are trading at levels not seen since Y2K and that may trigger some bad memories. The Nasdaq is just a number, says Stuart Ritter, a senior financial planner at T. Rowe Price in Baltimore. The Nasdaq composite is not dependent on the technology sector like it was in 2000. "It's diversified," says Hugh Anderson, partner and managing Director at...

  • Floyd vs Manny: Breaking down the cash flow Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 2:16 PM ET
    Floyd Mayweather (left) and Manny Pacquiao attend the press conference in Los Angeles in March to announce their fight.

    Rivers of money are flowing into boxing's biggest bout in years, and it's not just the boxers who will see a windfall.

  • What the stats say about Mayweather and Pacquiao Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 2:05 PM ET
    Manny Pacquiao (right) and Floyd Mayweather face each other at a press conference on March 11, 2015, in Los Angeles.

    Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao face off Saturday in the biggest boxing match of the year. CompuBox stats show that Pacquiao throws more punches.

  • Tropicana Las Vegas hotel and casino to be sold for $360M Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 8:51 AM ET

    LAS VEGAS— Penn National Gaming spent years shopping for a Vegas Strip property and it has finally found one. The company announced Wednesday that it is buying the 58- year-old Tropicana Las Vegas, paying $360 million to shareholders including private equity firm Onex Corp.. Onex spent the past four years giving the Tropicana a $200 million face-lift after...

  • LAS VEGAS— George Foreman was fighting Evander Holyfield for the heavyweight title, and anyone wanting to watch it in April 1991 had to plan ahead. "I remember the Friday before the fight we were getting calls from cable operators saying there were lines wrapped around the building a number of times and not enough boxes to meet the demand," said Mark Taffet, who...

  • Wynn reports 1Q loss Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 4:27 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS _ Wynn Resorts Ltd. on Tuesday reported a first-quarter loss of $44.6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.34 per share. Eight analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.21 billion.

  • US home prices accelerated in February as sales rise Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— U.S. home prices climbed at a faster pace in February than the previous month, driven by higher sales and a limited supply of available houses. The Standard& Poor's/Case-Shiller 20- city home price index rose 5 percent in February from 12 months earlier, S&P said Tuesday. "While slow and steady growth throughout the country may sound like an...