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A judge has granted permission for owners of the CityCenter development to demolish a flawed, half-built hotel tower on the Strip after developers completed a fourth round of testing on the building.

Judge approves demolition of flawed CityCenter hotel tower

August 23rd, 2013

A judge has granted permission for owners of the CityCenter development to demolish a flawed, half-built hotel tower on the Strip after developers completed a fourth round of testing on the building.

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    The junked signs that attracted throngs to old Las Vegas are once again glinting and shimmering at night.

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    A University of California, Berkeley, law student accused in the beheading of an exotic bird at a Las Vegas Strip resort has pleaded not guilty ...

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    A Las Vegas-based social gambling company says it will launch the first legal, real-money poker website in the United States.

  • Food

    One of the most popular restaurants in Las Vegas has been closed after more than 30 patrons reported food poisoning symptoms.

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    Las Vegas is trying to beat its reputation as a shut-in. MGM Resorts International announced Thursday that it will sink $100 million into building a ...

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    Caesars Entertainment Corp. is teaming up with the Gansevoort Hotel Group and nightlife owner Victor Drai to open a boutique hotel on the Las Vegas ...

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    The top cop in Las Vegas says police will begin releasing investigative reports about officer-involved deadly force incidents. Clark County Sheriff Douglas Gillespie plans to ...

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    Questions are being raised over the initial fire department response to a backyard residential burn that rekindled two days later, destroying two homes in a ...

  • Music

    [Vegas hosting the National Hip-Hop Political Convention] is major considering Las Vegas attempted a ban of hip-hop. That, along with the fact that, nationally, Vegas ...

  • As We See It

    Much is currently being made of the attempt to enact term limits, passed in 1996, on many of the Valley’s elected officials. That got us ...

  • As We See It

    The Jim/Dawn Gibbons divorce saga has quickly become a reason for living if you’re a Nevada resident who even dares to pick up the daily ...

  • Kats Report

    The future of one of the Strip’s most successful and celebrated productions has spun into uncertainty.

  • Kats Report

    A project inspired by the great numbers of some of Broadway's legendary musicals, "Steve Wynn's Showstoppers" has abruptly set a closing date of Sept. 30.

  • Kats Report

    The Las Vegas rock musical that has outlasted a series of ownership and venue changes is set to pull the plugs and pack the amps ...

  • NewsAllSports

    Brock Lesnar's UFC comeback could stall after one fight after the former heavyweight champion was flagged for a potential anti-doping violation ...

  • Kats Report

    Early this week, Clint Holmes made the off-handed remark, “Everyone’s shows are closing while mine is opening.”

  • Opinion

    Welcome to your new home, Oakland Raiders. OK, that’s more than a bit premature, but Las Vegas appears to have come up with …

  • Kats Report

    This week, Monday By the Numbers hits on Jennifer Lopez (wait, that came out wrong) and her added added dates at Planet Hollywood, David Copperfield ...

  • Kats Report

    Deepak Chopra is playing the big room at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 28.

  • Arts & EntertainmentFeatured

    If anyone ever comes at me with a closet rod, and I also have a closet rod, I am like 60 percent sure I can ...

  • Kats Report

    Cirque’s stage shows opened 20 years ago with “Mystere” at Treasure Island, and with the most recent activity on the Strip completed, there is a ...

  • Kats Report

    The night was a celebration of Boston’s 40th anniversary and DeYoung’s remarkable verve even as he is now DeOld — 69, as he happily told ...

  • Music

    Ahead of her show at the Cosmopolitan July 20, actress-turned-singer Hailee Steinfeld shared her thoughts on working with Zedd, making new movies and learning to ...

  • Industry Weekly

    It's nothing less than an icon of late-night Vegas eats.

  • Intersection

    The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority recently invited artist Rich McCor to play in the city.

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    It’s hard to comprehend now what Caesars palace meant to Las Vegas when it first opened in 1966. It had just 680 rooms (today: 4,610) ...

  • Nightlife

    And one club is opening this weekend. Get the details here.

  • Music

    During a stripped-down, mostly acoustic segment, the trio delivered a lovely version of hit “Travelin’ Soldier.”

  • Intersection

    We spoke with Fagel about the positive and widespread reception of his poem "A Brief Note for Dallas" and the surprising maturity of Las Vegas.

  • Industry Weekly

    This year is shaping up to be a big one for the Aussie rapper-model.

  • Opinion

    We applaud Donald Trump for his promise, at the start of his acceptance speech as the Republican Party’s candidate for president, to set out “a ...