LAS VEGAS COUPLE DECIDES TO NAME SON RAIDER

Dan Saley and his wife, Stefanie, couldn't decide what to name their first child. They only agreed that the baby's name, like the city...

LAS VEGAS CONSTRUCTION COULD TAKE A HIT AMID CORONAVIRUS FALLOUT

With Las Vegas largely at a standstill over fears of the new coronavirus, the real estate market is bound to take a hit. But for now,...

 
 
 

CASINO SHUTDOWN COULD MOVE PROBLEM GAMBLERS ONLINE INSTEAD

As National Problem Gambling Awareness Month comes to a close, responsible gaming advocates are fearful that the nation's casino closures...

LAS VEGAS GIG ECONOMY WORKERS FIND FINANCIAL LIFELINES

Three Las Vegas area gig economy workers are just some of thousands finding financial lifelines in different places, including Friday's...

 
 
 

LAS VEGAS CASINO OPERATORS RELIEVED AFTER STIMULUS BILL SIGNED

Most Las Vegas casino operators said Friday the $2 trillion stimulus bill provides needed relief for the battered hospitality industry.

ENFORCING SISOLAK ORDER, CLARK COUNTY CRACKS DOWN MOST ON LIQUOR STORES

The county's Business License Department has issued emergency suspensions to five liquor establishments, two smoke shops and two car...

 
 
 

LAS VEGAS CASINO OPERATORS EXPRESS RELIEF AFTER STIMULUS BILL SIGNED

Most Las Vegas casino operators said Friday the $2 trillion stimulus bill provides needed relief for the battered hospitality industry.

TESLA LIMITS NEVADA GIGAFACTORY OPERATIONS PER SHUTDOWN ORDER

Tesla is winding down “non-essential operations” at its Gigafactory battery production plant in Storey County, reducing on-site staff...

 
 
 

THOMAS KELLER FILES SUIT OVER CORONAVIRUS INSURANCE COVERAGE

“A virus didn't close my restaurant, the government did,” local restaurateur Cory Harwell says of a similar claim he's made with his...

GOLDEN KNIGHTS' MARC-ANDRE FLEURY TALKS ABOUT SEASON, CORONAVIRUS

Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury touched on a variety of topics during a video conference call arranged by the NHL on Friday.

 
 
 

NIAA ANNOUNCES PLAN FOR RESUMING COMPETITION

The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association announced Friday it has plans in place to resume competition April 22 if schools...

NEVADA UNEMPLOYMENT AGENCY ADDS RESOURCES TO ADDRESS BENEFITS BACKLOG

The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation has implemented new measures to deal with “an unprecedented number...

 
 
 

NEVADA SEES RECORD WEEKLY UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS

Last week the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation saw the most unemployment insurance claims in state history.

SANTA ANITA SUSPENDS RACING BECAUSE OF CORONAVIRUS

The Arcadia, California, track immediately stopped live racing Friday because of the new coronavirus, following instructions from the...

 
 
 

GOODELL THREATENS DISCIPLINE FOR SPEAKING OUT AGAINST NFL DRAFT PLANS

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell sent a memo Thursday to say that the 2020 NFL draft will go on as scheduled April 23-25, threatening...

UNDERSTANDING THE HOCKEY LEAGUES OUTSIDE OF THE NHL

Here's a quick guide to help explain the various hockey leagues outside of the NHL.

 
 
 

NFL DRAFT WILL GO ON, BUT NOT IN LAS VEGAS

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell sent a memo to league personnel on Thursday threatening disciplinary action if the league's stance on...

UNIONS RELEASE GUIDE FOR MEMBERS LAID OFF AMID CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS

The Culinary and Bartenders unions reached out to members Thursday with a message of support in the wake of casino closures and layoffs...

 
 
 

MANY JOBS LOST WHEN LAS VEGAS TRADE SHOW INDUSTRY SHUTS DOWN

When the National Association of Broadcasters made its decision to cancel rather than delay its convention in late April, thousands...

MGM OUTLINES COST-CUTTING MEASURES AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

MGM Resorts International said Friday it is cutting costs where possible and will be able to weather the impacts of the coronavirus...

 
 
 



Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and...

Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

President Trump on Saturday told reporters at a press gaggle he was considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and "certain parts of Connecticut." The state of... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: Read more ...

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

President Donald Trump said his administration could announce a large-scale two-week quarantine of New York and the surrounding area later Saturday. “We'd like to see New York... Read more ...

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

All non-essential workplaces in Spain will close for two weeks to try to curb the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said Saturday after the country's... Read more ...

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Former US Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the... Read more ...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises, officials say

More than 2,300 people have confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Georgia, according to a daily report published by the Department of Public Health Saturday. Read more ...

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada will ban travelers showing any symptoms associated with Covid-19 from domestic flights and trains beginning Monday at noon, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced... Read more ...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases blasts past 50,000

The death toll from the Covid-19 infection in New York increased by 209 on Saturday while the number of people infected with the virus in the state climbed by over 7,000 to... Read more ...

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Senator Tom Coburn, R-Okla., has died after a years-long fight with prostate cancer, Fox News confirmed Saturday. Coburn, who retired from the Senate in 2015 amid... Read more ...