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Teams setting up steel posts along Strip for pedestrian security


Shutterstock Bollards just like the ones the Clark County Commission is having set up along the Las Vegas Strip.

Monday, Nov. 13, 2017|10:30 a.m.

Teams are setting up the very first set of bollard safety posts along the southern portion of the Las Vegas that are meant to keep pedestrians safe.

Authorities state the thick steel posts can withstanding impact from a 15,000-pound lorry travelling at 55 miles per hour.

The new precaution comes after drivers plowed down pedestrians in New York and Barcelona, Spain.

It is also in action to a 2015 occasion where cops say a female driver intentionally drove onto the walkway, hitting 37 people and killing one.

Teams began setting up the posts early Monday and will continue working each weekday from midnight to 11 a.m.

. They state it will take several months to install the initial 800 bollards.

Another 7,500 bollards will be installed next year.

Hacker posts '' Game of Thrones ' files, other stolen HBO docs


Helen Sloan/ HBO via AP Package Harington appears in a scene from “Video game of Thrones.” “Video game of Thrones” and “Veep” are among the leading contenders for the 68th prime-time Emmy Award nominations.

Monday, Aug. 7, 2017|4:15 p.m.

NEW YORK– A specific utilizing the name “Mr. Smith” posted a fresh cache of taken HBO files, consisting of some apparently associated to the program “Video game of Thrones,” online Monday, part of exactly what the supposed hacker has actually claimed is a much bigger trove of stolen HBO product.

The dump includes scripts from five “Game of Thrones” episodes, including one upcoming episode, and a month’s worth of e-mail from the account of an HBO programs executive.

HBO, which previously acknowledged the theft of “proprietary info,” states it’s continuing to examine and is dealing with cops and cybersecurity experts.

This is the second information dispose from the supposed hacker. Up until now the HBO leakages have actually been limited, falling well except the mayhem caused on Sony in 2014, when hackers discovered reams of humiliating e-mails.

Lendlease Receives $250M to Privatize Hotels At Two Army Posts

To Date, Lendlease’s Army Post Portfolio Handled By IHG Overalls Almost 12,500 Rooms

Lendlease has secured $250 million in senior financial obligation financing for the last phase of a six-year task with InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and the united state Army Department to remodel and privatize hotels found on or near Army posts.

With the closing of the latest financing, which includes 2,058 hotel spaces located on Fort Lee, VA and Fort Benning, GA, the Privatized Army Lodging (FRIEND) program run by IHG, one of the world’s largest hotel groups, has received an overall of $715 million in senior financial obligation funding.

BUDDY, the Department of Defense’s only program to privatize accommodations, began in 2009 with Australia-based Lendlease taking ownership of hotel centers on 10 Army posts.

Lendlease deployed the 2nd stage of the program at an extra 11 posts in 2010 and was offered a third round of posts in 2011. To this day, Lendlease’s privatized hotel profile includes 12,492 hotel rooms on 41 military setups.

At Redstone Collection in Alabama, Lendlease is delivering the country’s first hotel constructed completely of cross laminated wood. The 58,850-square-foot, four-story hotel is comprised of 92 rooms to be branded Candlewood Suites and is expected to open its doors by year-end.

To this day, 14 Holiday Inn Express hotels have been delivered through the PAL program with another five presently under renovation.

In addition, Lendlease has actually provided 5 brand-new Candlewood Suites hotels with three under construction. One Staybridge Suites is under building at Fort Belvoir, VA. All excess profits from the BUDDY program is reinvested back into the portfolio.