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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.

  • Nevada

    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 ...

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    A years-delayed multibillion-dollar casino-resort project on the Las Vegas Strip that would cater to the city's Chinese and Chinese-American tourists announced that it is pushing ...

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    SLS Las Vegas announced Tuesday it had agreed to be purchased by Alex Meruelo and Meruelo Group, the owners of the Grand Sierra Resort Hotel ...

  • A&E

    The Red Barn sign — from one of Las Vegas' first gay bars — will be the first Neon Museum piece to visit the Fashion ...

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    The final show of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is Sunday. Las Vegan Jon Weiss spent 25 years working for the circus and ...

  • A&E

    Chris Cornell, one of the most lauded and respected contemporary lead singers in rock music with his bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, killed himself Wednesday by ...

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    Performing in a Las Vegas Strip showroom with his name over the door was never a goal for Mat Franco. For that matter, neither was ...

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    It’s not an unreasonable thing, given how much sports franchises cost in terms of infrastructure and staffing, to ask why we’re going all-in on one ...

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    Papale, who gained fame when his improbable journey from high school teacher to being a 30-year-old rookie with the Philadelphia Eagles was made into the ...

  • Reviews

    The Polish dumplings might be ubiquitous in my hometown of Chicago, but fresh ones are rare finds in the desert.

  • A&E

    The country trio is set for eight shows in October at the Venetian Theatre.

  • Industry Weekly

    Local favorite El Dorado Cantina’s fast-casual expansion is among the offerings.

  • Music

    “Someday I’d like to have something living in Vegas. Some sort of residency would be optimal.”

  • Intersection

    This year, the goal is to admit eight new students, and the original five are working to help.

  • Intersection

    The Vegas alt-rock quartet—along with producer Jacknife Lee (U2, Snow Patrol)—recently concluded six weeks of work.

  • A&E

    Plus, grass-fed beef, farm-range eggs and honey made by bees on the premises.

  • Intersection

    He’s preparing to talk to several urban-friendly chains, including Sprouts, 365 by Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s.

  • Dining

    In a city of infinite toppings and flavor combinations, I find myself craving simple and classic.

  • Industry Weekly

    Get ready for eight momentous parties over two weekends.

  • A&E

    Also: three for the film lovers and an intro to hockey