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  • 2013 SALT Conference Agenda  Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber provides a preview of this year's SkyBridge Alternatives Conference.

  • Nevada Becomes First State to Launch Online Poker Site Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Nevada has become the first state to legalize online poker play for residents of legal age. Many other states will follow suit if sites such as UltimatePoker.com prove successful.

  • Las Vegas Strip Getting a Makeover  Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    Jim Murren, chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International, unveils his plans to spruce up Sin City to meet changing consumer needs.

  • Gambling Expanding In America  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 2:25 PM ET

    Four states have added casino gambling since 2004, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Maryland Live Casino is one of them, and is now open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

  • Honeymoons Over My Hammy! Weddings at Denny's Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 3:03 PM ET

    Can't decide which you love more—your honey or maple syrup? Why choose? Denny's is now offering weddings at its Las Vegas restaurant.

  • Don't Get Taken by Rising Home Prices, Shiller Warns Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 3:51 PM ET
    Robert Shiller

    Housing data released Tuesday was mixed, prompting economist Robert Shiller to call the housing recovery positive in the short-term, but not without many headwinds.

  • The Sands Corp. sign in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Las Vegas Sands said it "likely" violated the federal Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, which outlaws the bribery of foreign officials, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing on Friday.

  • Vegas Violence: Too Much Sin in Sin City? Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 4:11 PM ET
    Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers investigate the site of what is being described as a gun battle between shooters in vehicles along the Las Vegas Strip.

    The killings of three people before dawn last week in a shooting and fiery crash on the Las Vegas Strip has some concerned that tourists may stay away.

  • Sports Fantasies Are on Tap at Startup Fandeavor.com Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 12:47 PM ET
    Former ASU quarterback Brock Osweiler, pictured at far left, and fan Jonathan Leiterman, who used startup Fandeavor.

    Fandeavor.com offers unique game-day experiences for fans, and was funded by the VegasTech Fund. Led by Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, the fund is part of a broader push to revitalize downtown Las Vegas.

  • Las Vegas Strip Shooting: 'Rolling Gun Battle'  Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Police say three people are dead and at least three are injured after a "rolling gun battle" and multi-vehicle crash on the Las Vegas Strip.

  • Rolling the Dice: Silicon Valley Bets on Gambling Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 3:28 PM ET

    Silicon Valley is betting that online gambling is its next billion-dollar business, with developers across the industry turning casual games into occasions for adults to wager. The New York Times reports.

  • China Tests Cashless Casino—Macau, Watch Out Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 6:37 PM ET

    Owned by art, film and real estate mogul Zhang Baoquan, Tree Resort World on Sanya Bay bar marks the Chinese government's first tacit approval of a gaming concept outside of Macau.

  • Power House: Las Vegas' Housing Market  Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    Checking the pulse of Las Vegas' real estate market, with Jane Armstrong, Realty One Group Broker.

  • Las Vegas Caters to Chinese Bettors  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    Las Vegas is rolling out the red carpet for travelers from China, with CNBC's Jane Wells. Daniel Rosen, Rhodium Group Partner, says the "Chinese never stop doing business," and discusses how to capitalize on the country's growth.

  • How Samsung Is Dealing With Apple Dropping Chips Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 10:49 AM ET

    Samsung Electronics is looking to supply chips to more Chinese and other emerging smartphone makers to counter any fall-off in demand from Apple.

  • Zappos CEO's Pledge to Revitalize Las Vegas  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 11:13 AM ET

    Tony Hsieh, CEO, Zappos.com, discusses his decision to move the company's headquarters into the city and create jobs.

  • *Some big-name Romney backers will be watching from Boston. Now, some heavyweights of the $2 trillion industry plan to break out the champagne and party in style Tuesday night as they cheer on their man at events in Boston, New York and even Las Vegas, according to people familiar with the Romney campaign and some of the big contributors.

  • Orthofix paying $30M to settle kickbacks case Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 1:09 PM ET

    The Justice Department announced Friday that Orthofix International NV agreed to resolve claims that Blackstone Medical Inc., provided surgeons with travel and entertainment and sham consulting, royalty and research deals.

  • Oct 31- Casino operator MGM Resorts International posted a larger loss, missing analysts' expectations, due to a steep drop in tax benefits, soft demand in Las Vegas and disappointing margins in Macau. Shares of the operator of the Mirage and Bellagio casino resorts MGM Resorts fell 4.1 percent to $10.16 on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Hurricane Sandy silences Atlantic City's casinos Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012 | 11:53 PM ET

    Oct 30- Hurricane Sandy has silenced the thousands of slot machines and high-rollers who normally crowd the black jack and roulette tables of Atlantic City, but the resort's casino companies wager they could be back in business within days.