Tipped Workers Could Lose Big Under Proposed RuleThe Department of Labor wants to rescind Obama-era rules that barred employers from seizing their workers' tips. Researchers at the Economic Policy Institute found that the change could cost tipped workers overall $5.8 billion dollars a year.
Vending Machines For The Homeless Coming To U.S. In 2018The unique invention is believed to be the first vending machine tailored specifically to the needs of the homeless.
Silver State Led The Nation In Job Growth In First Half Of 2017Nevada has regained the title of the fastest growing private sector in the United States, with the addition of 41,000 jobs relative to the first six months of 2016, a growth rate of 3.7 percent.
How Secure Is Your Hometown? Study Ranks America’s Safest CitiesThe list ranked 182 U.S. cities based on three main areas of concern; home and community safety, financial security, and the risk of a natural disaster.
Toddler Dies From Influenza, As Flu Activity Goes Up In Clark CountyThe death happened in a child in the 0-4 age group, and as of November 11, there were a total of 78 confirmed influenza cases reported to the Health District.
Health District Offers Programs To Combat DiabetesThe Southern Nevada Health District and its community partners offer education, self-management classes, and support for people with diabetes and their families as well as programs that can help people lower their risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Research Shows Vegas Residents Happy To Live HereIn terms of Las Vegas, 35 percent of respondents living there rated their city satisfaction at a 5/5, which ranks as moderately happy and is nestled in between Minneapolis and Detroit.
DOJ: Vegas Shooting Relief Frauds are Committing a Federal CrimeThe Department of Justice wants to remind everyone to be aware of and report suspected fraudulent activity related to disaster assistance relief in the aftermath of natural disasters in the United States and the recent shooting tragedy in Las Vegas.
U.S. Takes On Japan In Highly-Anticipated Giant Robot BattleThe titanic fight will finally be aired after an American team of engineers challenged their Japanese opponents to the duel in 2015.
K-9 Trials Show Which Dog Has The Teeth To Stop CrimeK-9 teams from across the United States will attend the Saturday event, competing in the narcotics and explosives detection competition, at the Orleans Arena.
Laxalt Launching Coalition Of AG Offices To Assist VictimsNevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt announced that his office has launched a coalition of attorneys general offices from around the United States to help victims of Sunday's tragedy.
Local Airline Company Offering Free Airfare For Victims' FamiliesMedical flight charity Miracle Flights will provide free commercial airline flights to the families of those who were lost or injured in Sunday night's shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival.