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Bill aims to breathe new life into Nevada film tax credits

February 21, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this May 7, 2013 file photo, from left, Nevada Assemblywoman Heidi Swank, D-Las Vegas, Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, producer Michael Nilon and actor Nicholas Cage talk at the Legislative Building in Carson City, Nev. Goodman, Nilon and Cage had then testified in support of a measure that would offer tax incentives [&hellip...

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Fox, NBC ready to wave the green flag in NASCAR coverage

February 21, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Jimmie Johnson, front, takes the checkered flag to win the second of two qualifying races for the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. (AP Photo/David Graham) DAYTONA...

Three NFL teams in Los Angeles? Not viable, experts say

February 21, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014 file photo,The Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers face off against each other during the second half of an NFL football game in San Diego. The Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers are planning a shared stadium...

Finger-pointing, lawsuits likely to follow ‘superbug’ scare

February 21, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated photo provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shows the tip of an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) duodenoscope, attached to a long tube, not shown. A “superbug” outbreak suspected in the deaths of two...

Fossil fuel divestment effort comes to energy-rich Colorado

February 21, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photograph taken on Wednesday, April 15, 2009, during a tour of facilities of natural-gas producer Williams in Rulison, Colo., a worker guides equipment into a well. A campaign to get universities to stop investing in greenhouse gas-prooducing fuels...

Ice dams causing headaches in snowbound New England

February 21, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Icicles hang from the roof of a house in Quincy., Mass., Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. With a wintry mix on the way this weekend and another larger storm possibly on the horizon, “ice dams” are a growing concern for New England homeowners. Massachusetts...

Colorado residents are first to ask feds to block legal pot

February 20, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Christian E. Sederberg, left, counsel for the Council on Responsible Cannibis Regulation, responds to questions as the group’s spokesperson, Mason Tvert, listens during a news conference in reaction to the announcement that a federal lawsuit is being...

Economists project ‘kicker’ rebates for Oregonians

February 20, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Economist Josh Lehner, right, and State Economist Mark McMullen deliver a quarterly revenue outlook during a Senate Committee on Finance and Revenue on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in Salem, Ore. (AP Photo/Statesman-Journal, Brent Drinkut) SALEM, Ore. (AP) —...

2nd deal to sell costly Atlantic City casino falls through

February 20, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

This May 10, 2012, photo shows the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City N.J. On Thursday Feb. 19, 2015, a bankruptcy judge allowed the casino’s owners to terminate a deal to sell it to a Florida developer for $95.4 million because the sale deadline has...

Former executive enters guilty plea in fatal 2013 crash

February 20, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Judge Lawrence MacLeod Jr. listens during Robert Dellinger’s plea hearing in Grafton County Superior Court in North Haverhill, N.H., on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Dellinger, A former Fortune 500 executive on Thursday admitted that he killed a pregnant...