Top News & Analysis Las Vegas


  • Comcast sees first video customer growth in 6 years Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    Comcast "modestly" grew its stable of video customers during the fourth quarter, the first gain in more than six years, Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts said on Tuesday.

  • The future is now at CES in Las Vegas Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 3:33 PM ET
    A bartender serves drinks at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center before the 2014 International CES in Las Vegas.

    The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is showcasing gadgets that were once just part of an active imagination.

  • MGM CEO: 'Japan will be bigger than Las Vegas' Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 11:57 AM ET
    Las Vegas on New Year's

    MGM Grand CEO Jim Murren sat down with CNBC to discuss a broad range of opportunities and challenges facing the gaming industry.

  • Something new that happens in Vegas: Investment Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    The Las Vegas strip.

    There are $9 billion in projects either in the planning stages or underway in Las Vegas, as the city tries to dig its way out of the recession.

  • Young gamers leaving Las Vegas Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 11:58 AM ET
    Young gamers leaving Las Vegas

    Sin City can't seem to attract young gamblers, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Will 2014 be lucky for Las Vegas? Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 8:25 AM ET
    Will 2014 be lucky for Las Vegas?

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the economic turnaround in Sin City as hopeful signs surface and $9 billion worth of building projects get underway.

  • Year-end gift: Confidence jumps, lifting stocks Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 2:07 PM ET

    Stocks rose to new highs as investors reacted to strong home-price gains and an unexpected jump in consumer confidence and outlook for the New Year.

  • Cruise sector: No pricing growth in 10 years Thursday, 26 Dec 2013 | 10:37 AM ET
    Cruise sector: No pricing growth in 10 years

    Joel Simkins, Credit Suisse gaming, lodging, and leisure analyst, discusses the proposal to build a $1.3 billion stadium on the strip in Las Vegas and provides insight on leisure stocks.

  • The healthiest housing markets? It'll surprise you Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 12:37 PM ET
    San Jose, Calif.

    Who would have thought that five of Zillow's top 10 healthiest housing markets would be in this state?

  • Risky business: Caesars bets on online gaming Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Mitch Garber wants investors to put their money on Web gambling.

  • Turnaround towns Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 1:48 PM ET
    Turnaround towns

    CNBC's Diana Olick looks into the results of a survey from and highlights housing markets that are seeing the biggest recovery.

  • 9-year-old boy stows away on Las Vegas flight Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    A 9-year-old boy passed TSA officials without a boarding pass at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and flew to Las Vegas alone. NBC.

  • High times: Booze is big on Vegas flights Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    Flights to Sin City makes the most money selling beverages of all domestic routes, according to GuestLogix.

  • Las Vegas real estate Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 1:40 PM ET
    Las Vegas real estate

    Cynthia Jezzard, realtor for Century 21 Martinez and Associates, breaks down the Las Vegas real estate market, which is up 30 percent over the year.

  • Want a house? See what $1 million gets you Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:48 PM ET

    Along with college, the cost of housing is rising fast. Home prices are up over 12 percent from a year ago, and even rising mortgage rates do not appear to be slowing the gains.

  • New homes could cost you more as lot prices climb Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 4:25 PM ET
    A worker builds a new home at a housing development in Phoenix, Arizona.

    Finished lot prices are up an average of 40% nationwide, and in the hottest markets they've nearly doubled. USA Today reports.

  • How a rental invasion is changing US neighborhoods Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 2:40 PM ET
    Laura Holcomb, who has been a homeowner for 17 years, and Patrick McCarty at Holcomb's house in Memphis.

    Across the country, a growing number of single-family rentals provide an option for many who lost their homes. But the decline in homeownership is also changing neighborhoods.

  • Atlantic City casino 'Scores' first ever strippers Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 8:09 AM ET

    New York's most famous strip club will open a satellite establishment inside the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort next month - the first strip club inside an Atlantic City casino.

  • Singer selling $100 million worth of mansions Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 12:02 PM ET
    Celine Dion's mansion in Jupiter Island, Florida.

    The singer is cashing out of the mansion market, listing two of her trophy properties in Florida and Montreal for a total of more than $100 million.

  • Junkets! Lawmakers travel globe on lobbyists' tab Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 3:47 PM ET

    U.S. lawmakers are once again racing around the globe on privately financed tours—trips watchdog groups cite as evidence that congressional ethics reforms are unraveling.