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Vegas White Castle shuts down day after grand open

Dozens of people wait in line at the White Castle food truck during Las Vegas Foodie Fest in April of 2014. (File/FOX5)LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – The 1st West Coast location of White Castle asserted it had to shut down temporarily a day after its grand opening on the Las Vegas Strip. Through a tweet Wednesday afternoon, the eatery located inside the Best Western Casino Royale Resort had to close for … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Nevada state prison guard was sentenced to five years’ probation for taking a bribe to smuggle cellphones to an inmate awaiting a death penalty trial in a fiery Las Vegas Strip accident in that killed three people. Derland Blake moreover was banned from contact with inmates, and Clark County District Court Judge Kathleen Delaney asserted Wednesday in that if he’s not working full-time Blake … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Nevada state prison guard was sentenced to five years’ probation for taking a bribe to smuggle cellphones to an inmate awaiting a death penalty trial in a fiery Las Vegas Strip accident in that killed three people. Derland Blake moreover was banned from contact with inmates, and Clark County District Court Judge Kathleen Delaney asserted Wednesday in that if he’s not working full-time Blake … Read the rest

Motorcyclist dies week after wreck on Flamingo Road

Las Vegas Metro cops investigate a accident involving a motorcyclist on Flamingo Road and Maryland Boulevard on Jan. 19, 2015. (LVACTS/FAST CAM) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) –  A motorcyclist who was thrown from his cycle in a accident east of the Las Vegas Strip has died. Las Vegas Metro cops asserted Alvin Willingham, 57, died on Monday while being treated at Sunrise Hospital. Willingham was involved in a Jan. 19 accident … Read the rest

By Kimberly Pierceall, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – <!– (S) –>By Kimberly Pierceall, The Associated Press LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Casino mogul Steve Wynn’s base salary is shrinking from $4 million to $2.5 million and his rides on the company plane are no longer free, yet if all goes well for Wynn Resorts Ltd. the 72-year-old CEO and chairman will see a boost from bonuses and stock … Read the rest

A day after Southern Nevada experienced near-record high temperatures, winter weather afar is resulting in flight cancellations at McCarran International Airport. Nearly 3,000 flights Monday through Wednesday have been canceled from Northeastern airports as the region braces for a storm in that could bring up to 3 feet of snow to some areas. Midday Monday, FlightAware, a service the monitors commercial flights worldwide, reported in that 10 arriving flights have … Read the rest

A day after Southern Nevada experienced near-record high temperatures, winter weather afar is resulting in flight cancellations at McCarran International Airport. More than 2,500 flights Monday through Wednesday have been canceled from Northeastern airports as the region braces for a storm in that could bring up to 3 feet of snow to some areas. Early Monday, FlightAware, a service the monitors commercial flights worldwide, reported in that 26 arriving flights … Read the rest

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Adrian says there is a huge chunk of concrete in the middle of the street at Circus Circus Drive and Las Vegas Boulevard. That huge chunk of concrete is the median end. 

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26 January 2015By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Gaming industry predictions are not exact science.A year ago there wasn’t an analyst who thought Macao’s casino market would see its 1st annual yearly gaming revenue decrease in 2014.Atlantic City was effortless to predict. Most gaming observers correctly asserted the Boardwalk would suffer through its eighth straight annual yearly revenue decline, although no one anticipated four casinos would be closed by December.Slot machine … Read the rest

Las Vegas cops arrested (taken in to custody) a lady in a locked apartment near the Strip after they say she cut a guy during an argument. SWAT team negotiators responded to the 300 block of East Harmon Avenue, near Koval Lane, when the lady locked herself inside at 2:38 p.m. Thursday. A Metro spokesman asserted officers were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in an apartment complex just a few … Read the rest