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The Gramercy Officially Makes Its Mark

An abandoned project has new life

11/06/2014

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Sin City Says ‘I do’ To Same-Sex Weddings

An initial frenzied filing for Nevada’s first same-sex marriage licenses followed by quickie late-night ceremonies gave way Friday to business almost as usual in the self-proclaimed wedding capital of the world.

10/11/2014

Vice President Joe Biden visits Las Vegas (photo: Carlos Diaz/KXNT)

Biden Refers To Note Cards While Making Pitch For Raising Minimum Wage

Vice President Joe Biden used a lunch stop at a Mexican restaurant in downtown Las Vegas on Monday to make a pitch for raising the minimum wage nationally to $10.10 per hour.

10/07/2014

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VP PLans LV Visit

Washington, DC – On Monday, October 6th, Vice President Biden will travel to Las Vegas, Nevada.

10/01/2014

The ruling helps taxi drivers who say three companies owe them back wages for failing to pay the minimum wage. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)

Nevada Supreme Court: Taxi Drivers Get Minimum Wage

Ruling helps taxi drivers who say three companies owe them back wages for failing to pay the minimum wage.

06/26/2014

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Report: Economic Recovery Not Slowing

In the midyear economic outlook report, released today by the UNLV Center for Business and Economic Research, economists report a positive outlook for the remainder of 2014 and through 2015, with momentum increasing each year.

06/17/2014

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CDC: US Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy Cited

The baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.

05/29/2014

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Off The Wall: State Of The Union

The President rolled out his vision for America in the State of The Union Address. But he left a few things out……  

FM News 100.5 KXNT–01/29/2014

Nevada's jobless rate remains 2 percentage points above the national average. (Getty Images)

Nevada Jobless Rate Falls To 9 Percent In November

Unemployment rate is the lowest in 5 years.

12/20/2013

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Fast Food Workers Protest Wages

Fast food workers across Las Vegas unite to raise the minimum wage

12/05/2013

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