Record 42.9M Vegas Visitors in 2016, Tourism Officials ReportOfficials say Las Vegas drew a record number of visitors for a third straight year, attracting 42.9 million tourists to town in 2016.
Sandoval Names Las Vegas Convention Center Upgrade PanelGov. Brian Sandoval has named a casino company design executive and the managing partner of the Thomas & Mack Corp. to head a Las Vegas Convention Center upgrade project oversight panel.
Ballot Could Add Legal Marijuana to Las Vegas' List of VicesNevada already has legal brothels, round-the-clock casinos and a coy catchphrase declaring that "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas." If voters approve, the state could soon add another vice in the form of recreational marijuana.
Report: UNLV Presidential Debate Costs Top $8 MillionCosts attached to the upcoming presidential debate at UNLV have escalated to $8 million, twice as much as the Oct. 19 event was originally projected to cost, according to a published report.
Final Riviera Casino Tower Due for Strip Implosion TuesdayThe last tower of the iconic Riviera Hotel and Casino is about to be reduced to rubble during an overnight implosion on the Las Vegas Strip.
Second Riviera Casino Tower to Be Imploded Aug. 16There's another implosion planned for the Riviera Hotel and Casino.
Heavy Traffic Expected In Vegas For Holiday WeekendAn estimated 330,000 visitors are expected in Southern Nevada from July 3 through July 5.
Riviera Says Goodbye as Tower Implosion Goes SmoothlyThe tallest tower of the Riviera Hotel and Casino has crumbled in a controlled demolition that brought an end to one of the last relics of Las Vegas' mobster past.
Razing Riviera Casino Will Level Part of Vegas' Mobster PastThe Riviera Hotel and Casino will officially exit the scene on Tuesday with a cinematic implosion, complete with fireworks.
Tony Bennett Honored On LV StripLegendary singer is also honoree at annual "Keep Memory Alive" event
Petition Seeks to Block Riviera DemolitionThe Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is keeping an eye on a petition to block the demolition of the Riviera hotel-casino.
Report: Tourists Spending More Money in Las VegasTourists are spending more money on their trips to Sin City, according to a new report by the Las Vegas tourism board.