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Summer tourism proves lucrative for winter mountain resorts

Jun. 12, 2021 03:02 AM EDT

SEVEN SPRINGS, Pa. (AP) — While mountain resorts are primarily known for picturesque skiing and snowboarding during winter months, summer tourism can be just as lucrative for business. For more than 20 years, Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Somerset County has offered...

Leaders head to COVID-themed G7 summit with vaccine pledges

Jun. 10, 2021 17:30 PM EDT

FALMOUTH, England (AP) — Group of Seven leaders began arriving at a luxury seaside resort in England on Thursday for a Group of Seven summit where some of the world's richest nations will pledge to share coronavirus vaccines with the poorest, as part of efforts to help a pandemic-scarred...

Jay Peak ski area receiver reaches $32.5M settlement

Jun. 04, 2021 17:20 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The court-appointed receiver overseeing Jay Peak and other related properties after the ski area's owner was accused of massive fraud using foreign investor's money has reached a $32.5 million settlement with a law firm, according to a court filing in federal court in...

2nd man in Vermont ski resort fraud case pleads guilty

Jun. 02, 2021 20:04 PM EDT

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A second man indicted over a failed plan to build a biotechnology plant in northern Vermont using millions of foreign investors’ money raised through a visa program changed his plea Wednesday, pleading guilty to two charges in a deal in which eight charges were...

Resorts World Las Vegas gets regulatory OK to open June 24

May. 20, 2021 16:38 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Malaysia-based owner of one of the biggest casino projects ever on the Las Vegas Strip won regulatory approval Thursday to deal cards, roll dice and welcome gamblers when Resorts World Las Vegas opens on June 24. With praise for the $4.3 billion...

Parking fees returning at MGM Resorts hotels on Vegas Strip

May. 11, 2021 15:33 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — One big casino operator says it'll begin charging parking fees again at events and its Las Vegas Strip resorts. The move by MGM Resorts International marks the end of free parking that lingered after pandemic-related casino shutdowns. ...

Big Vegas casino owners bring COVID-19 vaccines to workers

Mar. 30, 2021 21:10 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The world's two biggest casino companies are bringing the coronavirus vaccine to their Las Vegas Strip employees, with inoculation clinics at the Mandalay Bay resort convention center and the Rio All-Suites Hotel. Easing vaccine availability for...