Las Vegas News

Mike Tyson is back at MGM Grand; Rio goes, ‘Wow’

As if in possession of a crystal ball, or even a Magic 8 Ball, I predicted two shows would announce opening dates this summer in VegasVille. And indeed, both released dates and deets this week. Read  More

Raise A Pint At These 7 Las Vegas Beer Bars

Cheers!, Santé!, Sláinte!, Prost! No matter how you say it, it’s time to raise a pint and toast to your Vegas vacation. In honor of such an important holiday, we came up with a list of places on the Las Vegas Strip where you can drink a good beer. Read More

$11.8 Million Megabucks Jackpot Hit At Fremont

A visitor from Southern California hit an $11.8 million Nevada Megabucks jackpot Tuesday night at the Fremont Hotel and Casino in downtown Las Vegas. Read More

How We Stack Up: Financial Experts Weigh In On Las Vegas’ Recovery

In the early 2000s, Las Vegas was on the upswing for population, employment and housing growth. But at the downturn of the recession, Southern Nevada found itself on the wrong side of the curve. Read More

Nevada Marijuana Law Puts Tourists In A Tough Spot

Anything goes in Las Vegas, right? Wrong. On the Strip, buying marijuana legally is one thing, smoking it is another. Last month Nevada became the eighth state to allow the sale of recreational pot to adults 21 and over. Read More

The Mirage Announces Birth Of Dolphin Calf

The Mirage casino-resort in Las Vegas has announced the birth of a bottlenose dolphin calf. Resort officials on Monday said the yet-to-be-named female calf was born July 17. Read More

Dining Review: NOVE Italiano at the Palms Las Vegas

In planning our April Vegas vacation, Tuesday was pretty much always planned for a Date Night. My wife let her internetting skills lead her to NOVE Italiano at the Palms Casino. Read More

California Woman Wins $1.6 Million On Slot Machine At McCarran Airport

One California woman is more than a million dollars richer after winning at McCarran International Airport Tuesday. Sandra A., of Dublin, California, won $1.6 million on a Wheel of Fortune machine in the C gates at the airport. Read More

Family-Friendly Sin City: What Does Las Vegas Have For Kids?

When Tifferney White told families in the North Carolina Bible Belt that she was moving to Las Vegas to work in a science museum, she said they were shocked. Read More

Nevada Legalized Marijuana Last Month: Here Are Some Elevated Las Vegas Experiences

Nevada welcomed the legalization of recreational marijuana on July 1, and with it a slew of cannabis-related companies have popped up to elevate the experience. Budding businesses that augment the use of marijuana includes everything from massage and yoga to tours and painting. Read More