Convention

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Concrete Convention Means ‘Masonry Madness’

50,000 expected for 40th World of Concrete convention in Las Vegas

01/21/2014

C-MAX Solar Energi Concept Car (Image credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.

01/02/2014

Caesars Palace (photo credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

‘What Happens In Vegas…’ Ad Campaign Returning

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is bringing back its classic “What happens here, stays here” ad campaign.

09/12/2013

Attorney General Eric Holder speaks to the National Convention of the NAACP on July 16, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

NAACP Bringing Convention To Las Vegas

Las Vegas has been selected to host the NAACP national convention in July 2014.

07/22/2013

File photo of a taxi sign.  (credit: Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

15 Striking Cabbies Arrested At Vegas Convention

Police say fifteen taxi drivers on strike in Las Vegas were arrested Tuesday while protesting outside the large National Association of Broadcasters convention.

04/12/2013

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Convention Center Renovation Revived

With the economy showing signs of improvement, the Las Vegas Convention Center is slated to get a renovation.

05/09/2012

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Ron Paul Takes Bulk of Nevada Delegates

Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul trumped presumptive nominee Mitt Romney in Nevada’s national delegate count Sunday, but he will only be able to parlay those supporters into votes for his longshot bid at the national GOP convention if Romney fails to win the nomination in the first round.

05/06/2012

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Broadcasters Warned Of Challenges

Over-the-air broadcasters face major challenges from new technology.

04/17/2012

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Tourism Up In Vegas

(Las Vegas, NV)  —  Las Vegas’ tourism numbers continue to rise.  The Convention and Visitors Authority says nearly three-and-a-half-million people came to Sin City in July, an increase of more than four percent from a […]

FM News 100.5 KXNT–09/13/2011

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Defcon Convention Starts Today

Photo by: ABC News Federal intelligence officials are in Las Vegas this week to try to recruit hackers at the annual Defcon convention.  The National Security Agency, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and […]

FM News 100.5 KXNT–08/04/2011

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