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  • Robert Frank tries the $5,000 FleurBurger 5000 with Chef Hubert Keller.

    CNBC's Robert Frank discusses his experience tasting a $5,000 burger in Las Vegas.

  • Security personnel at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem on Wednesday agreed to a three-year deal with Las Vegas Sands Corp., The Morning Call reported. The officers are the only union members at Las Vegas Sands, which has more than 50,000 employees worldwide at casinos in Las Vegas, Singapore and Macau. The 146- member local approved a deal that gives security...

  • A real estate agent shows a home to a prospective buyer in Miami.

    In local markets across the nation, there are too few listings to meet the strong buyer demand.

  • Feb 21- U.S. solar company First Solar Inc raised its 2017 sales forecast due to the timing of the sale of a major project, but said a large facility in Arizona had been canceled due to opposition to its location on tribal lands. First Solar raised its 2017 net sales forecast to $2.8 billion to $2.9 billion from $2.5 billion to $2.6 billion. First Solar said the more...

  • First Solar raised its 2017 net sales forecast to $2.8 billion- $2.9 billion from the $2.5 billion- $2.6 billion it previously forecast. The new revenue forecast allows for full revenue recognition on the Moapa project sale, located northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada, the company said. First Solar reported a net loss of $719.9 million, or $6.92 per share, for the fourth...

  • SALT LAKE CITY— Sales double twice a year at the Toasters sandwich shop in downtown Salt Lake City when tens of thousands of plaid-shirted outdoor retailer representatives arrive in town for a massive industry trade show. But Toasters owners Enes and Mubera Huskic and Laser owner Adam Swillinger won't get that business anymore after the show announced last...

  • LAS VEGAS— MGM Resorts International on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $24.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 17 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $2.44 billion.

  • LAS VEGAS _ MGM Growth Properties LLC on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Las Vegas, said it had funds from operations of $118.7 million, or 49 cents per share, in the period. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $179.1 million.

  • MEDINA, Ohio— A 23- year-old University of Akron accounting student has been named the nation's top grocery bagger after claiming the Ohio title two years in a row. The Medina Gazette reports Brady Long returns to Wadsworth with a $10,000 prize after winning the National Grocers Association's Best Bagger championship. Long packs up groceries at Buehler's...

  • LAS VEGAS _ Consumer Portfolio Services Inc. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $7.5 million. The Las Vegas- based company said it had profit of 26 cents per share. Keywords: Consumer Portfolio Services, Earnings Report.

  • LAS VEGAS _ Boyd Gaming Corp. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $12.2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 23 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $560.4 million.

  • LAS VEGAS _ Caesars Entertainment Corp. on Tuesday reported a loss of $541 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Las Vegas- based company said it had a loss of $3.68. For the year, the company reported a loss of $3.57 billion, or $24.41 per share, swinging to a loss in the period.

  • Starting this summer, you and your loved one can tie the knot at Taco Bell's flagship Cantina restaurant in Las Vegas.

  • CARSON CITY, Nev.— Computer chips that store personal information and could be used to pinpoint someone's location could not be implanted in humans without consent under a bill Nevada state lawmakers weighed on Monday. Lawmakers on a judicial panel considered whether Nevada should join at least four other states in banning mandatory identification markers...

  • ATLANTA— They are the stuff of legend, wielded by hit men and by James Bond. Now, emboldened by the election of Donald Trump as president, the industry has renewed a push in Congress to ease those restrictions, arguing that it'll help preserve the hearing of gun users. We look at it as a health issue, "said Erich Pratt, executive director of Gun Owners of America.

  • Vegas Golden Knights is announced as the name for the Las Vegas NHL franchise

    The Golden Knights are about to show if a sport played on ice can do well in the scorching desert of Las Vegas.

  • But we also want to change the image of Ohio into something from the Rust Belt to the Knowledge Belt, "Kasich said during an Associated Press forum this month. Because it's been repeated and entrenched over more than 30 years, including by President Donald Trump during last year's election, when he called Ohio and Pennsylvania places where "everything is rusting...

  • TEL AVIV, Feb 9- Nochi Dankner, once one of Israel's most powerful businessmen who lost his business empire in the global financial crisis, has appealed to the country's supreme court against his conviction for manipulating share prices. It is expected to take several months until the Supreme Court hears the case and in the meantime Dankner will remain free, a...

  • TEL AVIV, Feb 9- Nochi Dankner, once one of Israel's most powerful businessmen who lost his business empire in the global financial crisis, has appealed to the country's supreme court against his conviction for manipulating share prices. It is expected to take several months until the Supreme Court hears the case and in the meantime Dankner will remain free, a...

  • Apple AI

    The U.S no longer has a strategic monopoly on A.I. technology, widely seen as the next generation of warfare, The NYT reports.