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Asian firm buys site of stalled Vegas Strip casino

March 4, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

An artists rendering provided by Steelman Partners shows plans for the development of a new hotel and casino complex on the site of the stalled Echelon project in Las Vegas. The Genting Group announced the purchase of the nearly 90 acres on the Las Vegas Strip of the Boyd Gaming Corp.’s stalled project. The Asian [&hellip...

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Ancients of Days is a unique and eclectic Christian Rock Shop

March 4, 2013 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Don James (at upper left) shows a Mexico geode that Andrea selected for cracking. Don puts the geode into the cracker (main picture) and will apply pressure. WOW, what a surprise! (Upper right.) Ancients of Days Christian Rock Shop is open from 10:00 a.m....

Business group raises $6.4M for Detroit lighting

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Street lights are seen near the corner of Vernor and Green, Friday March 1, 2013, in Detroit, Michigan. The streelights in a region of Mexicantown weren’t working and members from the Southwest Detroit Business Association were shocked to hear their...

BOJ gov candidate says inflation target top goal

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda, who was recently nominated by Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to head the country’s central bank, arrives at a lower house committee meeting in Tokyo, Monday, March 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Shizuo...

NY fracking health study news draws cheers, jeers

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

These 2013 file photos show New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, in Albany, N.Y. and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in Dallas, Texas. People familiar with Cuomo’s thinking on fracking tell The Associated Press he was on the brink of approving the much-debated gas...

Mexico’s ruling party says ‘yes’ to energy reform

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto delivers a speech during a national convention of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), in Mexico City, Sunday, March 3, 2013. Mexico’s ruling party changed on Sunday its platform to allow a reform that...

Greece, creditors to discuss public sector layoffs

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

CORRECTS YEAR – International Monetary Fund (IMF) Senior Representative for Greece Bob Traa arrives for a meeting between Greek officials and the debt inspectors from the European Central Bank, European Commission and International Monetary Fund, known...

Tax bills for rich families approach 30-year high

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this March 1, 2013, file photo Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, arrives at the Capitol after meeting with President Barack Obama and top congressional leaders at the White House hours before billions of dollars in mandatory budget...

Some leaders souring on nuclear power costs

March 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 part of the containment vessel for a new nuclear reactor at the Plant Vogtle nuclear power plant is shown under construction in Augusta, Ga., With the cost of nuclear plants rising, a handful of state officials are...

Mystery of the Chinese zombie Yalies

March 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY MARCH 3 – This Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 photo shows the number of followers (144,229) of Yale University on China’s Sina Weibo microblogging website. Since its debut in December 2012, Yale’s new account on the site –...