7.7% rate same as June, but more jobs added to the economy
Atlantic City lawmakers asked the New Jersey Casino Control Commission to require the Showboat and Trump Plaza to remain open past their expected closings dates this summer.
Veto seen as defeat for Atlantic City casinos.
Biggest monthly drop in Nevada in more than 30 years
Competing legislation would curb gambling websites.
January’s jobless rate dropped to 8.7%
Nearly 3% drop from a year ago
Culinary union negotiating for 10,000 Las Vegas hotel workers.
Under 9% in Nevada for first time since 2008
Tourism officials say 335,000 visitors welcomed 2014 in Las Vegas.