Las Vegas Business News

Bandits walk away with money, chips from Las Vegas casinos

This Feb. 21, 2017 file photo shows the New York-New York on the Las Vegas Strip. Bandits have gotten away with cash and chips from four casino-hotels in Las Vegas since last week, leaving police on the hunt for multiple suspects.

Bandits have gotten away with cash and chips from four Las Vegas casinos since last week, leaving police on the hunt for multiple suspects ...

Is Vegas ready for NBA or MLB? Sports executive panel weighs in

The Vegas Golden Knights mascot Chance the Golden Gila Monster poses with fans during a Vegas Golden Knights Fan Fest at the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018.

Las Vegas has become a big league sports destination and could host an NHL All-Star Game or even a Super Bowl, but it’s not ready for the NBA or MLB, according to at least one of the sports executives at a commercial real estate panel on Thursday at the Orleans. ...

Las Vegas out of hunt for Amazon headquarters

This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo, shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif.

Amazon narrowed its search for a second headquarters city today to 20 locations, concentrated mostly in the East and the Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, as the company kept its ...

Findlay Automotive Group adds Volvo dealership in Las Vegas

Findlay also has dealerships in Arizona, Utah, Oregon and Idaho ...

MGM moves into corporate offices at Mass. casino complex

A rendering shows the $800 million MGM Springfield in Massachusetts.

MGM Resorts International is moving into its corporate offices in Springfield, Mass., another sign that the gambling giant's $960 million casino and entertainment complex is ...

U.S. stock rally lifts Dow to first close above 26,000 points

Specialist Michael Pistillo wears a "Dow 26,000" hat as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, sending the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000 points. The Dow had traded above that level on Tuesday but wound up ...

South Point’s arena gets new video display system

The new video board at the South Point's Arena and Equestrian Center is almost three times the size of the old one.

Those attending events at South Point’s Arena and Equestrian Center can now stare up at a new video display system almost three times as large as the previous installation. ...

Apple CEO goes to Reno for groundbreaking of warehouse

Apple CEO Tim Cook shakes Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval's hand after his speech during a ceremony celebrating a new Apple warehouse on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Reno.

Apple CEO Tim Cook joined Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve at a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $4 million warehouse in downtown Reno today as the company announced plans to invest $350 billion in the ...

Florida man hits $1 million jackpot at the Cosmopolitan

This 26-year-old Florida man, whose name was not released, was playing a Simpsons slot machine with his girlfriend when he hit a $1 million jackpot at the Cosmopolitan on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018.

A Florida man hit a $1 million jackpot Tuesday night while playing a Simpsons slot machine with his girlfriend at the Cosmopolitan. The 26-year-old vacationer from ...

MGM real estate spinoff wants to buy Caesars real estate company

An exterior view of the Mirage Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.

MGM Growth Properties, the company that acts as landlord for many MGM properties, wants to combine with VICI Properties, the company that owns ...

Trump hotels slammed with fake 's--thole' ratings on Yelp

The Fourth of July from atop Allure Las Vegas on Friday, July 4, 2014, in Las Vegas. Trump International Tower is pictured here.

People angered by President Donald Trump's reported remark that African nations and others are "shithole countries" have taken aim at ...

Nestle selling U.S. candy business for $2.8 billion

In this Wednesday, June 1, 2016, file photo, Nestle Butterfinger and Crunch candy bars are arranged for a photo in New York.

Swiss food and drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italy's Ferrero for about $2.8 billion in cash. Ferrero will take over iconic chocolate brands Butterfinger and Crunch bars, as well as the ...

CES tech show breaks data, exhibit space records

People look through Sony PlayStation VR headsets after a Sony news conference at CES International, Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Las Vegas’ largest convention, the CES tech show, broke several records this year. The show, which showcases the latest in consumer electronics, drew more than 175,000 attendees, with more than 3,900 exhibitors. This year, the show spanned 2.75 million square feet of ...

Kick it or not, extra point makes a big difference in Las Vegas

In this Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, photo, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) celebrates in the end zone after a making the game-winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints late the second half of an NFL divisional football playoff game in Minneapolis,. The Vikings defeated the Saints 29-24.

The clock had ticked down to zero, and Minnesota fans were already deep into a celebration like no other. In this city's legal sports books, though, the outcome was ...

This $750K converted, all-electric Corvette could hit 220 mph

One of the fastest electric cars on the market right now started out as a Corvette. Automotive startup Genovation Cars has converted a Chevrolet C7 Corvette into an all-electric supercar that ...