Coronavirus Las Vegas

Mitch Kelly
April 24, 2020 - 9:03 am
On Friday, the Trump Administration said it would allow smaller gaming establishments - those with fewer than 500 employees - access to funds from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
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Mitch Kelly
April 24, 2020 - 5:15 am
It's news that shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone, but still registers a shock.
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Associated Press
April 24, 2020 - 5:06 am
41,000 new unemployment applications were reported for Nevada on Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor.
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 Hometown fans of the Tennessee Titans react after their first round pick of Jeffery Simmons is announced on day 1 of the 2019 NFL Draft on April 25, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee
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Paul Ihander
April 24, 2020 - 3:20 am
The NFL gives Las Vegas second shot at being a first time host of the Draft in 2022.
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The marquee at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino shows advertisements for the “Mystere by Cirque du Soleil” show as the coronavirus continues to spread across the United States on March 14, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
April 23, 2020 - 9:31 am
Earlier this week, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said he could give no firm date for when casinos along the Strip would be back open, so one property is making that decision on their own.
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Associated Press
April 23, 2020 - 7:30 am
The effects of the coronavirus on the Las Vegas Strip became painfully clear when Las Vegas Sands released their first-quarter earnings on Wednesday.
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Mitch Kelly
April 23, 2020 - 6:02 am
The Clark County School District was the last district in the state to sign on to distance learning, and according to attendance statistics it hasn't caught on with a large number of students.
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A health worker wearing a protective medical equipment extracts a blood sample from a patient's finger to make an antibody test for patients suspected of being infected with for the coronavirus (COVID-19)
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Associated Press
April 23, 2020 - 5:36 am
At least two Las Vegas-area hospitals say they’re among more than 1,600 treatment centers nationally taking part in a study to see if blood plasma from people who have recovered from the COVID-19 respiratory illness can help people newly diagnosed with the new coronavirus.
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Associated Press
April 23, 2020 - 5:24 am
The National Guard is joining Nevada health inspectors investigating outbreaks of the coronavirus at nursing homes and assisted living centers, which account for nearly one out of six of Nevada’s COVID-19 deaths and nearly 9% of the total cases statewide.
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Carolyn Goodman
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Associated Press
April 23, 2020 - 5:08 am
Nevada officials condemned comments Wednesday by Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman after she called for casinos and other nonessential businesses to reopen and suggested the city could serve as a test case to measure the impact during the coronavirus pandemic.
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