Casinos

The closed Evel Pie restaurant in the Fremont East Entertainment District is boarded up as a result of the statewide shutdown due to the continuing spread of the coronavirus across the United States on March 22, 2020
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Associated Press
July 08, 2020 - 5:16 am
Nevada business received more than $4 billion in loans under a federal rescue package designed to aid small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Caesars Palace
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Mitch Kelly
July 07, 2020 - 5:40 am
If you're an employee under Caesars Entertainment, not wearing a mask could get you fired.
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A large crowd fills the beach in Manasquan, N.J. on June 28, 2020. With large crowds expected at the Jersey Shore for the July Fourth weekend, some are worried that a failure to heed mask-wearing and social distancing protocols could accelerate the spread of the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
July 03, 2020 - 8:40 am
BELMAR, N.J. (AP) — As coronavirus-related restrictions are eased and temperatures climb, people are flocking back to the Jersey Shore. And with the July Fourth holiday weekend upon us, that's making some people nervous, particularly given the large crowds that have surfaced at some popular shore...
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Guests gamble on the casino floor at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on April 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
June 30, 2020 - 7:38 am
Even though everyone expected Nevada's gaming win to be next to nothing for May, it's still a shocker to see just how much the coronavirus pandemic has affected the overall take.
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A member enters the building of Culinary Workers Union, Local 226, February 13, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
June 30, 2020 - 5:23 am
The Culinary Union has filed a lawsuit against The Signature at the MGM Grand, Sadelle’s Cafe at Bellagio, and Guy Fieri Las Vegas at Harrah’s on behalf of Culinary Union members who work in these casinos on the Las Vegas Strip, saying not enough is being done to protect workers and their families...
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Sections of seating are cordoned off with caution tape during a service at the International Church of Las Vegas on May 31, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Associated Press
June 24, 2020 - 5:06 am
Leaders of a rural Nevada church are asking a federal appeals court to overturn the state’s COVID-19 cap on the size of religious gatherings that they say treat them more severely than casinos and other secular activities in violation of the U.S. Constitution.
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Red Rock Casino floor on 6-4-20
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Associated Press
June 23, 2020 - 5:08 am
A union representing workers in Las Vegas casinos on Monday again called for all customers and workers in reopened casinos to wear face masks and for daily cleanings of guest rooms and regular testing of all workers for the coronavirus.
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Mitch Kelly
June 22, 2020 - 5:44 am
LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - The Mayfair Supper Club at Bellagio has reopened following an employee testing positive for COVID-19.
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Nila Davis (L) deals cards to Becky Lewis of Texas at a blackjack table with plexiglass safety shield dividers at Excalibur Hotel & Casino after the Las Vegas Strip
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Mitch Kelly
June 18, 2020 - 5:49 am
Citing a declining use of masks as the reason, the Nevada Gaming Control Board on Wednesday is now requiring table game players to wear face coverings inside casinos if those tables do not have shields or partitions between players.
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Mitch Kelly
June 18, 2020 - 5:27 am
The Wynn Resort will be the first hotel on the strip to reivive its buffet since casinos were allowed to reopen back on June 4th. But it's not the buffet you'd remember.
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