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Flash flooding caused major damage in the Rainbow Canyon area of Mount Charleston Monday. Rainbow Canyon Boulevard was washed out making it impassable, six homes and utility lines were damaged, and a boil water notice has been issued for the area. More>>

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  • Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:43 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:43:57 GMT
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
  • Nevada's unemployment rate drops in June

    Nevada's unemployment rate drops in June

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:55:58 GMT
    Nevada’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell in June by two-tenths of a percentage point to 7.7 percent, the lowest level since August 2008, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday.








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    Nevada’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell in June by two-tenths of a percentage point to 7.7 percent, the lowest level since August 2008, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday.








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  • Brookings: Few Las Vegas job openings require science, math skills

    Brookings: Few Las Vegas job openings require science, math skills

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 1:28 PM EDT2014-07-08 17:28:03 GMT
    A new Brookings Institution study found that a relatively low percentage of advertised job openings in the Las Vegas metropolitan area job require science, technology, engineering or mathematics skills.More>>
    A new Brookings Institution study found that a relatively low percentage of advertised job openings in the Las Vegas metropolitan area job require science, technology, engineering or mathematics skills.More>>
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  • Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Nevada gaming revenue rises in June

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:43 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:43:57 GMT
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
    Nevada casinos experienced a surge in gaming revenue in June. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reports casinos won more than $906 million from gamblers last month, which represents a 14.36 percent increase from the year before.More>>
  • Italy's Gtech buying IGT in $6.4 billion deal

    Italy's Gtech buying IGT in $6.4 billion deal

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-07-16 13:05:29 GMT
    The Italian lottery operator Gtech is buying slot machine maker International Game Technology for $4.7 billion in cash and stock. Including $1.7 billion in debt, the companies on Wednesday valued the deal at $6.4 billion.More>>
    The Italian lottery operator Gtech is buying slot machine maker International Game Technology for $4.7 billion in cash and stock. Including $1.7 billion in debt, the companies on Wednesday valued the deal at $6.4 billion.More>>
  • Aria agrees to $100K fine for barring state agents

    Aria agrees to $100K fine for barring state agents

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 1:47 PM EDT2014-07-01 17:47:02 GMT
    The Aria casino on the Las Vegas Strip has agreed to pay a $100,000 fine for blocking state agents from watching a high-stakes roulette table.
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    The Aria casino on the Las Vegas Strip has agreed to pay a $100,000 fine for blocking state agents from watching a high-stakes roulette table.

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