ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A heat wave hitting Alaska may not rival the blazing heat of Phoenix or Las Vegas, but to residents of the 49th state, the days of hot weather feel like a stifling oven — or a tropical paradise.
Populous has scored yet again. The Kansas City sports architecture firm will design a new 20,000-seat indoor arena in Las Vegas, the firm announced Tuesday.
The new arena will cost $350 million and is being developed by a partnership of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and AEG, a subsidiary of the Denver-based Anschutz Corporation.
The structure will be built in an unoccupied space on Las Vegas Boulevard — colloquially known as The Vegas Strip — between the New York-New York Hotel and…
Savannah-based Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.’s flagship G650 business jet landed at Paris-le Bourget Airport for the 50th annual Paris Air Show on Saturday with three new city-pair records on its books — Savannah to Paris, Nice to São Paulo and Las Vegas to Madrid, reports the Savannah Morning News.
The records are pending confirmation by the National Aeronautic Association, the paper said.
The most significant record - a 3,899-nautical-mile trip between Savannah and Paris that broke a record…
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