McCarran International Airport
Jan 13, 2010 09:24 EST
Reid tours new McCarran International Airport terminal project; officials say work half done. McCarran International Airport officials say a $2.4 billion expansion project including the construction of a separate new terminal is about half done.
Jan 06, 2010 19:00 EST
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Dec 26, 2009 19:00 EST
It is hard to imagine in these heady days as we enter the third decade of the 21st century how grim conditions in Las Vegas were just a decade ago. After a half-century boom, the region found itself in its biggest bust. Sure Las Vegas had seen bad times before, but this downturn seemed to challenge its whole business model. By 2010, almost half the valleyÕs economy was bound up in construction and tourism, which both tanked in the Great Recession of 2008-10. But, it turns out that the shock of this bust turned in to a giant wake-up call. Things had to change, and fortunately they did.
Dec 19, 2009 19:00 EST
Budget pressures seem to be squeezing some of the holiday spirit out of the Clark County Government Center, as several commissioners are losing their patience with county employees.
Dec 13, 2009 19:00 EST
YouÕve got a plane to catch. YouÕve called one of the local taxicab companies to get a ride to the airport from your Las Vegas home. You wait. And wait. And wait É
Dec 06, 2009 19:00 EST
Major carriersÕ trips often flown by smaller outfits. Among the effects of the economy on the airline industry is major airlinesÕ increased reliance on small, regional carriers to offset cutbacks in their own flight schedules.
Dec 01, 2009 19:00 EST
With the old Las Vegas teamÕs quarterback finally getting a championship, a few looks back at that brief, amusing run. It seems like a lot of years since Anthony Calvillo made his pro football debut with the Las Vegas Posse of the Canadian Football League.
Nov 30, 2009 19:00 EST
Ins and outs of CityCenter. For the motorist in Las Vegas for the first time, bumper-to-bumper traffic on the Strip can be a blessing because it allows more time for swivel-headed sightseeing. But most locals curse it as consistently the worst traffic jam in the county.
Nov 14, 2009 19:00 EST
ThereÕs a very real chance that more than a few viewers might tune into Clark County Television, cable Channel 4, this week.
Nov 09, 2009 19:00 EST
Promisingly for Nevada, planned show plant aims to turn waste from other places into energy. Californians are planning on dumping more of their garbage in Nevada, and federal law says Nevada cant simply ban it, officials say.
Oct 30, 2009 20:00 EDT
At 145, Nevada seems to be in even worse shape than last year . Carson City
Oct 25, 2009 20:00 EDT
Las Vegas casino magnate Steve Wynn has lately been sounding a bit like his arch rival, Sheldon Adelson, the tough-talking owner of Las Vegas Sands who doubles as Republican fundraiser and conservative ideologue.
Oct 15, 2009 20:00 EDT
Even in recession-gripped Vegas, those with extravagant tastes still have money to spend on delicacies, proving ... . Every week, even in the midst of the recession, patrons of high-end Las Vegas restaurants indulge in one of the worlds most expensive and evanescent ingredients: truffles.
Oct 11, 2009 20:00 EDT
LEXINGTON, Ky. ? McCarran International Airport wonÕt fully recover from the current recession until at least 2014, a leading aviation expert says.
Oct 08, 2009 20:00 EDT
Oct 07, 2009 20:00 EDT
Vegas the logical spot for such development, Brookings says. A new analysis of air travel in the Intermountain West suggests Las Vegas would be an ideal hub for a high-speed rail network and because of the heavy load of travelers between McCarran International Airport and Southern California is primed for a high-speed rail link connecting the two regions.
Sep 04, 2009 20:00 EDT
ItÕs been an important gathering in Nevada for nearly 25 years. Now, since Gov. Jim Gibbons has taken over as the stateÕs chief executive, the GovernorÕs Tourism Conference has evaporated.
Aug 29, 2009 20:00 EDT
Aug 26, 2009 20:00 EDT
Nevadas Energy Office recently reported that a planned gasoline pipeline connecting Las Vegas to refineries in Utah would lower prices at Southern Nevada pumps.
Aug 22, 2009 20:00 EDT
Hit hard by the closing of a hotel and casino, border town looks to sports for economic revival. Mesquite