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Las Vegas Strip workers sue over coronavirus safety concerns - Las Vegas Sun

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Las Vegas Strip workers sue over coronavirus safety concerns - Las Vegas SunLas Vegas Strip workers sue over coronavirus safety concerns - Las Vegas SunPosted: 29 Jun 2020 06:00 PM PDTJohn Locher / APIn this April 28, 2020, file photo, the sun sets behind casinos and hotels along the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas. Unions representing 65,000 Las Vegas-area casino workers are suing some resort operators, alleging that employees are being put at risk of illness and death due to skimpy safety measures during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Monday, June 29, 2020, in U.S. District Court in Las Vegas does not directly cite the death last week of Adolfo Fernandez, a 51-year-old Caesars Palace porter and union member who was diagnosed with the COVID-19 respiratory illness after returning to work when casinos reopened June 4. By (contact)Monday, June 29, 2020 | 6 p.m.Sixto Zermeno worked three shifts at the Signature hotel-condos at the MGM Grand after businesses in Nevada r…

Over 3,000 cases in the U.S.; airport chaos due to new screenings - NBCNews.com

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Over 3,000 cases in the U.S.; airport chaos due to new screenings - NBCNews.comOver 3,000 cases in the U.S.; airport chaos due to new screenings - NBCNews.comPosted: 15 Mar 2020 12:00 AM PDT Americans are racing to cut vacations short and re-book flights home this weekend as Europe continues to lock down towns and cities amid the spread of coronavirus.The CDC said Sunday that all events of 50 people or more should be canceled for the next eight weeks, guidance that advocates for people to engage in "social distancing" through early May.Let our news meet your inbox. The news and stories that matters, delivered weekday mornings. New York City announced it would close public schools, and many cities around the country ordered bars and restaurants closed, with some even issuing curfews, to encourage social distancing. Meantime, brick-and-mortar retailers began shutting down stores.Stock futures plunged Sunday night, despite unprecedented emergency action from the Federal Reserve, …

MGM Resorts International closes all of its Las Vegas hotels and casinos - Daily Mail

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MGM Resorts International closes all of its Las Vegas hotels and casinos - Daily MailMGM Resorts International closes all of its Las Vegas hotels and casinos - Daily MailPosted: 16 Mar 2020 08:20 AM PDTMGM casinos set to close on MondayThe Bellagio MGM GrandMandalay BayThe MirageLuxorNew York-New York ExcaliburPark MG  Advertisement MGM Resorts International announced on Sunday that it will be halting the operations of all of its Las Vegas hotels and casinos as the coronavirus continues its spread in Nevada.It means some of the most well-known hotels, casinos and mega resorts in the city that employ tens of thousands of workers, such as The Bellagio, the MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay, will close their doors.The company said they will cease casino operations on Monday followed by the hotel operations on Tuesday.The Mirage, Luxor, New York-New York, Excalibur and Park MG will also shut, MGM confirmed. Wynn Resorts also said in a statement on the same day that Wynn Las Vegas and Encore would …

Las Vegas casinos offer cheap rooms, promotions to bring players back - Las Vegas Sun

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Las Vegas casinos offer cheap rooms, promotions to bring players back - Las Vegas SunLas Vegas casinos offer cheap rooms, promotions to bring players back - Las Vegas SunPosted: 04 Jun 2020 12:00 AM PDTSteve MarcusA view of the Las Vegas Strip looking southbound from Flamingo Road Sunday, March 22, 2020. By (contact)Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 2 a.m.Related Content To Jake McKenna, Las Vegas is a special place. It's where he met his fiancé at a work conference last year, and it's a city he likes to visit whenever he can.After being closed for months because of the coronavirus crisis, Las Vegas casinos are starting to reopen today with certain restrictions in place.McKenna is among those taking advantage of attractive deals aimed at bringing tourists back."We saw articles and Instagram ads and Twitter ads about Vegas opening June 4 and to get in now while the getting is good," said McKenna, who lives in Pennsylvania. "We were like, shoot, let's get i…

The Animal Crossing: New Horizons balloon glitch is turning Bunny Day into a frustrating experience for some players - iMore

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The Animal Crossing: New Horizons balloon glitch is turning Bunny Day into a frustrating experience for some players - iMoreThe Animal Crossing: New Horizons balloon glitch is turning Bunny Day into a frustrating experience for some players - iMorePosted: 01 Apr 2020 04:07 PM PDT As so many people have already been saying, Animal Crossing: New Horizons couldn't have come at a better time. It's the perfect getaway we all need to forget about the stresses going on in our personal lives as well as the ones affecting us on a global scale. This morning, the festivities for Bunny Day officially began and should have brought even more cheer to people's lives. However, for some players it is bringing frustration.For the event, players are given the task of collecting several different types of eggs from around their islands, which allows them to craft the eggs into various items. One of these egg types can only acquired by shooting down balloons that have presents attached to them.…

MGM Resorts set to reopen Mandalay Bay and Aria on Wednesday - Las Vegas Sun

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MGM Resorts set to reopen Mandalay Bay and Aria on Wednesday - Las Vegas SunMGM Resorts set to reopen Mandalay Bay and Aria on Wednesday - Las Vegas SunPosted: 30 Jun 2020 02:08 AM PDTSteve MarcusAn exterior view of the Vdara and Aria hotel-casino Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020. Editor's note: This story originally reported that Four Seasons Las Vegas was set to open on July 1. Mandalay Bay and Delano opened as planned on July 1. There is no announced date for the reopening of the Four Seasons.MGM Resorts is bringing back two of its largest casino resorts in this fifth week of the reopening of the Las Vegas Strip.The 4,004-room Aria resort is set to reopen at 10 a.m. Wednesday followed by 11 a.m. at Mandalay Bay, which has more than 4,400 hotel rooms, including the attached Delano and Four Seasons hotel properties.Of course, Strip hotels are restricted to 50 percent capacity of those thousands of rooms, but officials are expecting increased demand for the Fourth of July weekend. Mandalay Ba…