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  • Weak economy means fewer babies (for now) Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Skye Pearce and Bryan Haas play with their dog, Lucky. The couple says the dog helps fill the void of not having kids.

    The fertility rate has fallen sharply since the nation went into recession in 2007. "When times are bad, births go down," one researcher said.

  • Heat Wave Hits Vegas Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 2:25 PM ET
    Heat Wave Hits Vegas

    Deadly wildfires in Arizon and record high temperatures are straining the power grid in Las Vegas. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Nevada's triple-digit day.

  • Excessive Heat Warning in Vegas Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 1:18 PM ET
    Excessive Heat Warning in Vegas

    19 firefighters have been killed trying to battle a fast-moving wildfire in Arizona. CNBC's Jane Wells reports there is a high heat warning in Las Vegas until Thursday night.

  • All-You-Can-Fly Airline Takes Off in California Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 6:37 PM ET
    Surf Air

    Surf Air, an all-you-can-fly air service will fly you as much as you want between certain cities for $1,650 a month. The start-up airline has launched with service in two cities.

  • Big Bets on Casino Stocks Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 2:44 PM ET
    Big Bets on Casino Stocks

    New Jersey residents pay the most for auto repairs, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan; and a look at big bets in casino stocks, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Sorry Bro, I Can't Afford to Be Your Best Man Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 2:05 PM ET

    Young men in the 18-to-34-year-old bracket are the ones most likely to decline a request to be in a wedding party based on the cost, according to a Harris Interactive survey.

  • Warren Buffett

    A Berkshire Hathaway unit will pay $5.6 billion for NV Energy, the electric utility serving Las Vegas and its power-hungry casinos, in yet another large energy deal for Warren Buffett in the western United States.

  • CTIA Buzz: Mobile Mags Remade, Only on Nokia Lumia Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 1:39 PM ET
    The Nokia Lumia 720

    Zinio's magazine reading app has been around for a dozen years. But a new version, exclusively for Nokia's Lumia Windows Phone 8, makes the most of the phone's capabilities.

  • Las Vegas Sands Loses Suit Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 2:16 PM ET
    Las Vegas Sands Loses Suit

    Las Vegas Sands has lost its breach-of-contract lawsuit against Taiwan businessman Richard Suen, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.

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

    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
    Las Vegas Strip Getting a Makeover

    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
    Gambling Expanding In America

    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
    Las Vegas Strip Shooting: 'Rolling Gun Battle'

    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
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    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.