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Red Rock Resorts: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 07, 2023 16:51 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — LAS VEGAS (AP) — Red Rock Resorts, Inc. (RRR) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $91.8 million. On a per-share basis, the Las Vegas-based company said it had profit of $1.49. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment gains, came to $1 per share. ...

Las Vegas airport reports record passenger volume in 2022

Feb. 07, 2023 16:26 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The busy airport handling travelers to and from Las Vegas handled a record 52.7 million passengers in 2022, up more than 2% from the previous record set in 2019, according to a year-end report made public Monday. Data from Harry Reid International Airport followed...

Ex-politician may represent himself in reporter murder case

Feb. 07, 2023 15:01 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Las Vegas-area elected official accused of killing a veteran investigative journalist wants to represent himself at trial, according to his attorney and court records. A judge set a Feb. 28 hearing Monday on a request by Damian Sheets, a defense attorney...

'Dances With Wolves' actor charged in Nevada sex abuse case

Feb. 07, 2023 01:59 AM EST

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — A former “Dances With Wolves” actor accused of sexually abusing Indigenous girls and women for two decades in multiple states has been charged in Nevada for crimes that prosecutors said occurred in the Las Vegas-area starting in 2012. Nathan Chasing...

Vegas police: Dead man's DNA linked to 2 killings from 1990s

Feb. 06, 2023 22:39 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A cold case review using DNA evidence collected from the bodies of two Las Vegas women who were sexually attacked and strangled in the 1990s points to a man who died six years ago as their killer, police in Las Vegas said Monday. Eddie George Snowden Jr. “was the...

Nevada Legislature begins 4-month session eyeing $11B budget

Feb. 06, 2023 21:03 PM EST

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Legislature opened Monday with a prayer, a rendition of the state anthem and swearings-in ahead of four months of negotiations, hearings and votes that will define the state’s budget and operations for the next two years. A joint session of the...

Las Vegas airport keeps growing; reliever airport considered

Feb. 05, 2023 14:32 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Experts say growth at Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas is on a trajectory to reach its capacity of between 63 million and 65 million annual passengers by around 2030. Clark County Department of Aviation Director Rosemary Vassiliadis told the Las Vegas...

DNA could crack a notorious Florida cold case

Feb. 05, 2023 03:11 AM EST

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Walkers’ wood frame cottage stood plain and white, surrounded by pasture land and hardwood forest. There in tiny Osprey, on the southern tip of the vast Palmer Ranch, the family’s nearest neighbor was half a mile away. As daylight broke on Dec. 20,...

Josh Jacobs expects to begin talks with Raiders next week

Feb. 04, 2023 17:22 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Josh Jacobs, who led the NFL in rushing yards this season, said he expects to begin speaking with Las Vegas Raiders management next week about a possible new contract. He could become a free agent after the Raiders declined last April to exercise his fifth-year...

Super Bowl prop betting increasing in popularity

Feb. 03, 2023 16:36 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jay Kornegay was behind the counter in 2004 when someone approached with $5,000 to bet on the Super Bowl but had no idea how to decide. The man, not a regular sports bettor, thought for a few moments and decided to put it all on the Carolina Panthers to score...