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National Finals Rodeo Stays At Thomas And Mack

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say the National Finals Rodeo will return to the Thomas & Mack Center on the University of Nevada, Las Vegas campus this December and up to 10 more years. Las Vegas Events announced […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/28/2015

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Las Vegas Convention Attendance Boosts April Traffic

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourism officials say 3.54 million people visited Las Vegas in April, an increase of 2.4 percent compared to the year before due in large part to convention attendance. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/29/2015

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Sale Kicks Off At Closed Riviera Casino

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Whether it’s a brass letter “R,” a baby grand piano or a hotel ice machine you desire, it’s all there inside the Riviera — for a price. The Riviera Hotel and Casino […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/14/2015

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Riviera Closed

Hotel turned 60 last month

05/04/2015

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Visitor Count Takes March Dip

LVCVA says big convention last year hard to top

04/30/2015

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Prostitution Crackdown In Vegas Before Big Fight

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police will be increasing patrols this week as they expect a rise in prostitution because of fans descending on the city for the weekend’s big fight. Police will be […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/28/2015

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Who Is The Average Las Vegas Tourist?

Visitors group releases profile

04/14/2015

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3.1 Million People Visited Vegas In February

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourism officials say 3.1 million people visited Las Vegas in February, up nearly 1 percent compared to the same month last year. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority released its latest statistics Tuesday […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/31/2015

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Vegas Sees Same Number Of January Visitors

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourism officials say 3.4 million people visited Las Vegas in January, virtually the same number as last year. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority released its latest statistics Friday that the number of […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/27/2015

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LVCVA Wants To Buy The Riviera Hotel

Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority officials want to spend up to $191 million to buy the Riviera hotel and casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

02/17/2015

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