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Richard N. Velotta

Assistant Business Editor
Twitter: @RickVelotta

Richard N. “Rick” Velotta has covered business, the gaming industry, tourism, transportation and aviation in Las Vegas for 25 years. A former reporter and editor with the Las Vegas Sun, the Ogden (Utah) Standard-Examiner, the Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff and the Aurora (Colo.) Sun, Velotta is a graduate of Northern Arizona University where he won the school’s top journalism honor. He became the Review-Journal's assistant business editor in September 2018.

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Lawsuit: Wynn told employees to say he never assaulted them

Steve Wynn demanded salon employees at Wynn Las Vegas record a video in which they stated they were never assaulted by him and the former chairman and CEO of the company continues to make appointments and receive manicures, pedicures and services there or at his on-property villa, according to a new lawsuit filed in Clark County District Court.