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A Virgin Atlantic jet bound for Las Vegas is making an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport after developing a problem with its landing gear. (Photo by Ethan Miller / Getty Images

More McCarran Passengers in November

Continues slow, steady upward trend

12/23/2014

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November Unemployment: Down Statewide

46th straight monthly decline in jobless rate

12/19/2014

Nevada gambling license Sam Nazarian

Amid Scrutiny, Vegas Hotelier Wins Gambling License

Sam Nazarian’s license is good for only one year, doesn’t allow him near casino operations and requires random drug testing.

12/18/2014

Nevada gambling license Sam Nazarian

Nightlife King Facing Tough Questions From Gaming Board

Sam Nazarian, the man behind the Sahara resurgence, must answer questions about his drug use and business connections in order to obtain a Nevada gambling license and keep his stake in SLS Las Vegas.

12/17/2014

A judge in Reno declared the Online ride-sharing company's refusal to subject itself to state regulations for taxi and livery drivers puts Nevadans at risk.(Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Judge Blocks Uber Ride-Sharing In Nevada

Judge rules the Online ride-sharing company’s refusal to subject itself to state regulations for taxi and livery drivers puts Nevadans at risk.

11/26/2014

The Nevada Supreme Court decided that a judge in Reno, not Las Vegas, should hear a bid to block ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating in the state. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nevada Justices Send Uber Case To Reno Courts

The Nevada Supreme Court decided that a judge in Reno, not Las Vegas, should hear a bid to block ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating in the state.

11/24/2014

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Statewide Unemployment Drops Again

Las Vegas sees record in year-over-year drop

11/21/2014

Think tank report recommends stepping up advanced training in science, technology, engineering and math so the state can diversify its economy. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Study: Skilled Worker Shortage Hurts Nevada

Think tank report recommends stepping up advanced training in science, technology, engineering and math so the state can diversify its economy.

11/12/2014

The Nevada Supreme Court ruling declared clubs are not exempt from provisions of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act. (Photo by JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Nevada Court Rules Strip Club Dancers Are Employees

The ruling stems from a 2009 class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of six dancers at Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club; it says dancers are not independent contractors and deserve at least the minimum wage.

10/30/2014

Nearly half-a-million dollars will get you into the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in the Nieman Marcus Christmas Book. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

$425,000 Trip To The Oscars Among Neiman Marcus Gifts

The Nieman Marcus holiday catalog for the very rich includes luxurious trips and super fast sports cars.

10/07/2014

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