MGM, AEG break ground on Las Vegas Strip arena

Las Vegas • Officials broke ground Thursday on a 20,000-seat arena along the Las Vegas Strip that’s expected to boost the city’s chances of attracting professional sports teams and sate high demand for large-scale concerts and events in Sin City. Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather arrived at the ceremony Thursday atop a yellow construction tractor and helped executives shovel dirt at the site while confetti rained down from above. Casino company MGM Resorts International and sports and entertainmen...

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