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A look inside Nevada’s death row with a federal defense attorney
Friday, August 22, 2014
Q&A:
For decades, Michael Pescetta has sought to help dozens of defendants facing Nevada’s often imposed yet seldom used death penalty. And in a state with a per capita death penalty rate that ranks fourth in the country ...
Photo: A look at the new SLS Las Vegas on Tuesday, Aug. 1
With its small casino floor, is SLS offering a look at the future of Las Vegas?
Friday, August 22, 2014
Gaming:
At about 60,000 square feet, the casino floor at SLS Las Vegas is smaller than many on the Strip. But the new resort's operators say they're confident that ...
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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, August 22, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
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A record 151 businesses are participating in Las Vegas Restaurant Week
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Las Vegas Restaurant Week, one of the most-anticipated food events on the calendar, starts Friday and continues through next Thursday. Some 151 Las Vegas businesses, a record, will serve delicious prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus.
Rollover shuts down Las Vegas Boulevard, sends 2 to hospital
Rollover shuts down Las Vegas Boulevard, sends 2 to hospital
Thursday, August 21, 2014
A single-vehicle accident Thursday night shut down southbound Las Vegas Boulevard at Russell Road. The rollover occurred about 10 p.m. when ...
Photo: In this Aug. 18, 2014, photo, Henry Monterroso, 34
Deported Mexicans find new life at call centers
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Henry Monterroso is a foreigner in his own country. Raised in California from the age of 5, he was deported to Mexico in 2011 and found himself in a land he barely knew. But the 34-year-old Tijuana native feels right at home as soon as ...
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GPS devices find huge water loss in western U.S.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
About 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 4 inches of water. Researchers arrived at the conclusion by ...
Law firm slams leak of Adam Laxalt’s ‘train wreck’ documents
Law firm slams leak of Adam Laxalt’s ‘train wreck’ documents
Thursday, August 21, 2014
The law firm of Republican attorney general candidate Adam Laxalt is condemning the leak of his two-year-old performance review that said he was ...
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Strip Scribbles: L.V. stars chill for ALS ice-bucket challenge; The Beatles; Men of the Strip
Thursday, August 21, 2014
The ALS charity ice-bucket challenge is spreading in leaps and bounds across Las Vegas, and Strip entertainers aren’t walking away from the cold water. In less than 24 hours, ‪#CrissAngel’s ALS IceBucketChallenge garnered 100,000 views.
Photo: Bruno Mars at Chelsea on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, in
Weekend best bets: Bruno Mars, SLS grand opening and Restaurant Week
Thursday, August 21, 2014
It's not every day that we welcome a new casino to the Strip. The opening of the new locals-friendly SLS Las Vegas highlights a weekend packed with exciting entertainment offerings on the Strip and beyond. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets. ...
2 men charged in rash of car burglaries in Henderson
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Two men already in custody were charged Wednesday with six additional burglaries in relation to a two-week string of car break-ins in Henderson. Dallas Creswell and Cory Quenzler were charged after ...
UNLV disowns its own study on margin tax
UNLV disowns its own study on margin tax
Thursday, August 21, 2014
UNLV is wringing its hands over an economic study done by its Center for Business and Economic Research. The center released the study on Tuesday and reported that ...
Photo: Mio Danilovic celebrates his birthday at the seaso
SBE Nightlife VP Mio Danilovic: Creating memories to last a lifetime on the Strip
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Guest Columnist:
The landscape of Las Vegas nightlife is ever evolving. Some would say our local industry is defined by the constant changing of trends, but I like to think that innovation is a much more appropriate descriptor for the wheels that make this city spin.
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Prison time for woman charged in Utah baby sitter death
Thursday, August 21, 2014
When she died, Alexis Rasmussen was a 16-year-old Utah girl trying to find her own identity, her mother said. Instead, Rasmussen found Dea Millerberg, a 41-year-old woman who was sentenced Thursday for helping her husband dispose of ...
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Bank of America settlement likely to benefit few
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Bank of America's record $16.65 billion settlement for its role in selling shoddy mortgage bonds — $7 billion of it geared for consumer relief — offers a glint of hope for desperate homeowners. The settlement requires the second-largest U.S. bank to ...