Social distancing Las Vegas-style

Tourists still crowd for photo at famous Strip icon

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Coronavirus crisis suggests Las Vegas economy remains a one-trick pony

Since the Great Recession, there hasn’t been much diversification away from “sin stuff”

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Las Vegas-area drivers are far worse than the national average

New annual Allstate Insurance report has dreary statistics on Sin City motorists

Share on Facebook Continue reading

‘What’s it like living in Las Vegas?’

Families lead normal lives, with kids who play soccer matches and parents who watch them

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Green Book–the real thing, not the movie–shows racist history of Las Vegas

Over three decades, just five places were deemed hospitable to black travelers

Share on Facebook Continue reading

It Didn’t Stay Here: Alleged bribe to NY cop included hooker in Las Vegas

Ongoing trial hears racy testimony about events during Super Bowl weekend 2013.

Share on Facebook Continue reading

In Las Vegas, Clark County Parks and Rec has a doggone problem

New signage after dog-on-dog killings at Dog Fancier’s Park contains embarrassing typos

Share on Facebook Continue reading

As feds ponder nuke dump near Las Vegas: Payback for decades of dirty dealings?

Bill that just passed the House would restart Yucca Mountain licensing process

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Las Vegas dog on dog crime rate may mirror humans

Two canines are killed by their own at Dog Fancier’s Park

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Las Vegas massacre brings out worst of blogosphere

Right-wing sites wrongly identified as shooter a supporter of Rachel Maddow

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Las Vegas and environs profit from UFO aura

Souvenirs, tours, attractions focus on proximity to Area 51

Share on Facebook Continue reading

It Didn’t Stay Here: Illinois politician sentenced to jail for Las Vegas junkets

Oliver Hamilton billed Sin City trips to a government credit card

Share on Facebook Continue reading

On Las Vegas ethical standards

Convention boss is upset a newspaper reporter tried to visit a worker at home

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Popular Fremont Street in Las Vegas named for a war criminal

John C. Frémont was a military officer, politician, businessman–and murderer.

Share on Facebook Continue reading

The other signs around the famous ‘Fabulous Las Vegas’ sign say a lot more

Warnings about crime and overreaching photographers highlight area’s culture

Share on Facebook Continue reading

Las Vegas ‘What Happens Here’ slogan is a recent PR invention

Famous expression about Sin City dates back just 13 years

Share on Facebook Continue reading