Vegas sheriff again pitching 'More Cops' sales tax

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two previous attempts failed, but Las Vegas' top cop is making another pitch for Clark County lawmakers to raise the local sales tax from 8.1 percent to 8.25 percent so he can hire about 100 more police officers. LAS VEGAS – Yahoo News Search Results

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International tourist numbers surged to nearly 1.1 billion in 2013 in defiance of global economic troubles, with Asia-Pacific destinations enjoying the fastest growth, a United Nations body said yesterday. The rise in tourism coincided with sluggish economic growth worldwide and unrest in top destinations such as Egypt, shunned by visitors… ASIA travel – Yahoo News […]

Pricey cocktails gaining traction at hotels

Pricey cocktails gaining traction at hotels

The hotel bar isn’t what it used to be. Well, it’s not what it used to be maybe a decade ago, but it is more likely to be what it was nearly a century ago."Bars were previously a holding space," said Emily Wines, the master sommelier and senior director of beverage programs at Kimpton Hotels. NBC […]

Advice: First-time cruiser

Not sure where to start with the wealth of Cruising information around? If you have a travel question, email us at travel@stuff.co.nz . US travel – Yahoo News Search Results

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International tourist numbers surged to nearly 1.1 billion in 2013 in defiance of global economic troubles, with Asia-Pacific destinations enjoying the fastest growth, a United Nations body said yesterday. The rise in tourism coincided with sluggish economic growth worldwide and unrest in top destinations such as Egypt, shunned by visitors… TOURISM – Yahoo News Search […]

Disney's Wilderness Lodge joins AAA list of 4-diamond hotels

Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge has been added to AAA's prestigious four-diamond list, one of only seven Florida properties to join the list this year.         Disney World – Yahoo News Search Results