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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.

  • News

    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 ...

  • Intersection

    The effort to replace the Las Vegas Club and surrounding spaces will keep neon legends like Vegas Vickie.

  • Intersection

    The $600 package includes a Taco Bell garter, sauce packet bouquet and, yes, 12 tacos.

  • Industry Weekly

    Pair chilaquiles with an icy Dos Equis or blood orange margarita.

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    Even before a surge in the later part of his tennis career, Agassi had set his course. He created a charitable foundation to improve the ...

  • Industry Weekly

    Jennifer Lopez is back on the Strip for her resident show at Axis this month.

  • A&E

    The busy Chicago-born comedian returns to the Aces of Comedy series at the Mirage this week.

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    “Are you overcome with my talent, or just astonished that I’m here?” Chef joked after arriving onstage in typical grand fashion.

  • Fine Art

    Vanessa and Elena Skye’s gallery, nestled within the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, has distinguished itself from its neighbors with its local roots.

  • Dining

    The man behind Soyo, Oyshi and other southwest favorites is bringing Korean-Chinese food to the neighborhood.

  • A&E

    The Strip is just the beginning of fantastic local photo ops.

  • Intersection

    Among the additions to the area: More buildings and facilities, more retail and housing—and more doctors.

  • Reviews

    Chabuya’s seafood-forward menu rewards adventurous and risk-averse diners.

  • Dining

    Chef de cuisine James Richards pulled out all the stops for students and teachers visiting from his alma mater.

  • A&E

    The comic actor re-channels David Brent for Life on the Road.

  • Intersection

    The local historian discusses his exhaustively researched account of the queer experience in Las Vegas and elsewhere in the state.

  • Industry Weekly

    "You have to believe in something more than product or money. There’s got to be a deeper meaning."

  • Music

    The California goth-punk veterans are an efficient hard-rock machine, as they proved over the course of 70 minutes.

  • Industry Weekly

    The new bar and lounge feels like a hybrid of Mad Men and The Jetsons.

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    Also, R. Kelly performs at the Joint, Southside visits Light and Twenty One Pilots play at Mandalay Bay.