The Las Vegas Hilton recently changed its name to the Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. But it can't shake its storied history, from its days of Elvis Presley, to an arson fire, to the long-running "Star Trek Experience" that brought sci-fi fans from around the world.
An engineering firm said the defects of an unfinished CityCenter hotel are "pervasive" and would likely collapse in an earthquake. Construction on the Harmon hotel tower stalled a few years ago, when the county discovered structural problems.
Well, it's official: The Sahara Casino closes its doors on May 16. Why is the longtime Vegas fixture shutting down? How will it impact the Strip, and what does this mean for other similar casinos? Do you have stories to share about the Sahara's golden days?.