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  • Correction: Las Vegas-Pay To Park story Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 2:40 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS— In a story Feb. 2 about MGM Resorts International outsourcing its Las Vegas Strip parking operations to a Chicago- based firm, The Associated Press erroneously reported the title of MGM Resorts executive Corey Sanders. SP Plus Corp. will handle paid parking at all non-union MGM Resorts International properties, including Mandalay Bay, Delano, Monte...

  • SP Plus Corp. will handle paid parking at all non-union MGM Resorts International properties, including Mandalay Bay, Delano, Monte Carlo, New York-New York, Vdara, Aria, Bellagio, The Mirage and MGM Grand, the company said. Valets were told during an afternoon employees' meeting that SP Plus will hire MGM Resorts' approximately 400 non-union parking service...

  • Super Bowl: It's clear whom Vegas is picking... Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 1:43 PM ET
    The Vince Lombardi Trophy

    As Super Bowl week begins, Las Vegas wagering experts say the money is overwhelmingly coming in on the Panthers.

  • WASHINGTON— Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush, John Kasich and Chris Christie, the four Republican candidates in a showdown for their party's traditional supporters, closed last year with roughly as much money in the bank combined as Ted Cruz, the conservative insurgent they hope to topple. With voting beginning Monday in Iowa, and continuing next week in New Hampshire, Rubio,...

  • HONG KONG, Feb 1- Gambling revenues for the Chinese territory of Macau dropped 21.4 percent in January, ahead of a Lunar New Year week-long holiday which is expected to boost the number of visitors to the world's largest casino hub. Macau, which relies on the casinos for revenue, has been battered by a two-year-old anti-corruption campaign and slowing growth in...

  • CARSON CITY, Nev.— 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 year in 2007.. Las Vegas Strip casinos accounted for most of that, keeping $6.3 billion in 2015, according to Nevada Gaming Control Board statistics released Friday. Reno casinos saw a gain of 3.3...

  • LAS VEGAS— The Las Vegas Review-Journal has a new publisher recruited and hired by the family of billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, who secretly bought the newspaper last fall in a sale that has been heavily scrutinized over transparency concerns. The owners said Thursday in a statement that Craig A. Moon has been appointed publisher of Nevada's...

  • Nevada governor seeks change in sage grouse mining rule Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 4:00 AM ET

    RENO, Nev.— The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up thousands of mining claims by shrinking the restricted area in exchange for making other unprotected areas off limits, restoring burned out rangeland and reining in wild horse herds. Brian Sandoval maintains his alternative...

  • Allegiant Travel tops Street 4Q forecasts Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 5:05 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS _ Allegiant Travel Co. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $56.7 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $3.17 per share. Allegiant Travel shares have declined almost 6 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Las Vegas Sands misses Street 4Q forecasts Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 4:21 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS _ Las Vegas Sands Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $465.8 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 64 cents per share. Las Vegas Sands shares have fallen 5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LAS VEGAS— The question of whether casino magnate Sheldon Adelson's company has to pay a $70 million judgment to a Hong Kong businessman for helping to secure business in Macau is now before the Nevada Supreme Court. Harvard University law professor Alan Dershowitz argued the case for Sands, which is appealing jury awards granted to Richard Suen after trials...

  • The FAA considers the facilities fully staffed because controllers still in training are used to fill the gaps. The report also questions the validity of the minimum staffing levels the FAA has assigned to the facilities, finding fault with the agency's methodology. The report comes as member of Congress gear up for a fight over whether to spin off air traffic...

  • Jan 21- U.S. regulators have asked a federal judge in Nevada to order a professional racecar driver and various entities he and his late brother controlled to pay more than $1.32 billion for engaging in a scheme to deceive payday lending customers. The Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday filed papers in federal court in Las Vegas seeking to force Scott Tucker...

  • YOUR MONEY-Hotel travelers gripe as resort fees rise Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 8:30 AM ET

    New York, Jan 12- Travel expert Tim Winship considers himself a budget-conscious travel expert, but even this editor-at-large of SmarterTravel.com was blind-sided by a mandatory resort fee. The Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas is charging him a resort fee of nearly $30 per day for an upcoming family reunion, something he noticed only in the last stage of booking through...

  • President Barack Obama visits Detroit's annual auto show on Jan. 20, exactly one year before he leaves office, he is expected to tout how much the industry has changed since he orchestrated a federally funded rescue in 2009.. "We said the auto industry would have to truly change, not just pretend that it did," the president said Saturday in a weekly radio address...

  • President Barack Obama visits Detroit's annual auto show on Jan. 20, exactly one year before he leaves office, he is expected to tout how much the industry has changed since he orchestrated a federally funded rescue in 2009.. "We said the auto industry would have to truly change, not just pretend that it did," the president said Saturday in a weekly radio address...

  • DETROIT, Jan 10- Tesla Motors said on Sunday it was updating the Autopilot driving systems in Model S sedans to put new limits on its hands-free operation, which has been both praised for its innovation while criticized for having been launched too early. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said the car will now reduce its speed in anticipation of curves on the...

  • Tesla curbs autopilot functionality in Model S cars Sunday, 10 Jan 2016 | 10:24 AM ET

    DETROIT, Jan 10- Tesla Motors said on Sunday it was updating the Autopilot driving systems in Model S sedans to put new limits on its hands-free operation, which has been both praised for its innovation while criticized for having been launched too early. When Autopilot launched in October, Chief Executive Elon Musk cautioned that the hotly anticipated...

  • Robots are coming, and will be controlled by kids Friday, 8 Jan 2016 | 5:08 PM ET
    Roboterra robot making kits on display at CES 2016 in Las Vegas.

    Robotics was a huge trend at CES 2015 with the Robotics Marketplace growing its footprint by 25 percent this year.

  • LAS VEGAS, Jan 8- Germans love the latest wave of touch-free car controls, which respond to the flick of a wrist or the swipe of a hand, as it means no messy fingerprints on their spotless dashboards. A simplistic stereotype, but it captures the split among the world's drivers over the newest in-car tech on display at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this...