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Homeland Security Plans Security Enhancements to Visa Waiver Program

by Matt Alderton | August 07, 2015

The Department of Homeland Security has announced a number of security changes to the Visa Waiver Program.


Westin Plans Mississippi Debut in Jackson

by Matt Alderton | August 05, 2015

The Westin Jackson will have 205 guest rooms and 12,000 square feet of meeting space.


Update: The Latest Las Vegas Developments

by Alex Palmer | July 28, 2015
New offerings are cropping up on the Strip's southern side.

Resorts World Las Vegas: The New Kid in Town

by Leo Jakobson | July 28, 2015
Work finally begins on the $4-billion Resorts World Las Vegas mega-resort and casino.

Planned Expansion Would Double Size of Seattle's Washington State Convention Center

by Matt Alderton | July 23, 2015
The expansion could bring up to 25 new conventions to Seattle a year.

Disney Unveils Plans for Shanghai Disneyland

by Matt Alderton | July 17, 2015
Disney's first theme park in mainland China, Shanghai Disneyland, will open in spring 2016 with six themed lands.

Music-Themed Westin Arrives in Austin

by Matt Alderton | July 17, 2015
The Westin Austin Downtown in downtown Austin, TX, offers 366 guest rooms and over 13,500 square feet of meeting space.

Blue Man Group Moving Las Vegas Show to Luxor

by Matt Alderton | July 15, 2015

The Blue Man Group in Las Vegas is being relocated from Monte Carlo to Luxor.


MGM Resorts International to Build New Concert Venue at Monte Carlo

by Matt Alderton | July 15, 2015
A new, approximately 5,000-seat theater is coming to Monte Carlo Resort and Casino.

The Lodge Opens for Saratoga Events and Post-Track Cocktails

by Andrea Doyle | July 15, 2015
The Lodge, a private event venue, has opened at Saratoga Casino and Raceway.

Guest Room Refresh Coming to Vegas' Encore Resort

by Matt Alderton | July 08, 2015

The all-suite Encore Resort at Wynn Las Vegas will begin a room refresh this summer.


What Puerto Rico's Financial Crisis Means to Meetings and Incentives

by Deanna Ting | July 08, 2015
Meet Puerto Rico's Milton Segarra wants planners to know the island is still ready to welcome meetings, incentives, and events.