Nevada's unemployment rate will "drop considerably" should Tesla build a plant near Carson City, says Mayor Bob Crowell.
Why Tesla picked Nevada for its gigafactory, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks to the Mayor of Carson City, Nev., Bob Crowell, about the significance of landing Tesla's first gigafactory.
Rep. Mark Amodei, (R-Nev), explains the commerce development of western Nevada, and why logistically it's the perfect location for the gigafactory.
A source said it could be a week before the deal between Tesla and Nevada for the battery "gigafactory" is finalized.
Kevin Roose, New York Magazine business writer, discusses his experience at Burning Man with Grover Norquist.
The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.
Burning Man is no longer a niche event, and a growing number of businesses are booming because of it.
A look at three hot home listings in Las Vegas, Nevada, with Cynthia Silver, CENTURY 21 Martinez & Associates. This week's "Power House of the Week" includes a 70-foot long dramatic pool with a waterfall and spa.
Billionaire hedge fund manager David Einhorn is still alive after three days (and nearly 30 hours of play) in the World Series of Poker Main Event.
Microsoft said it freed 4.7 million infected personal computers from control of cyber crooks in its most successful digital crime-busting operation.
State finances are rebounding, but in a way that matches the muted national economic recovery: the austerity mind-set still has a hold.
States are still seeing low levels of job growth despite the recovery. A weak housing and manufacturing sector has stymied employment.
These states have made the biggest gains since the Great Recession by reforming regulations and offering incentives to attract investment.
The rise and fall of states on CNBC's Top States for Business ranking is a reflection of economic trends. The biggest Cinderella story: Nevada.
The workforce in the Silver State is solid, and the economy getting stronger. But the state’s education system remains among the worst.
The ex-wife of energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens has become a Nevada hotelier, offering tipis with butler service, from $1,000 a night.
Though Nevada was hard-hit during the recession, it is now leading the nation in job growth, with a 3.4 percent rise over the past year.
For those with a private jet at their beck and call, some destinations are more popular than others.
As drought bakes nearly half the country, an expert says we may have to return to the days of WWII to ease the pain.