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Photo: President Barack Obama campaigns for Maryland Gube
On campaign trail, Obama says GOP is peddling fear
Monday, October 20, 2014
Marching onto the campaign trail for the first time this year, President Barack Obama accused Republicans of peddling fear and cynicism on Sunday as he rallied voters for Democrat Anthony Brown's campaign for governor in a heavily black corner of Maryland.
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Preparing for an Ebola outbreak
Monday, October 20, 2014
Because of our unique position as a tourist destination, Las Vegas is on the front line
They fly into McCarran International Airport with their credit cards, their luggage and their plans to enjoy the type of fun only Las Vegas can offer. But with them arrives a risk to us — invisible, yet potentially just as dangerous as the weapons that the airport security system is designed to detect. The threat is an outbreak of contagious disease like Ebola, and Las Vegas is more vulnerable to it than ...
Golfsmith swings into valley; Freakin’ Frog offers specials as hiatus nears
Golfsmith swings into valley; Freakin’ Frog offers specials as hiatus nears
Monday, October 20, 2014
Openings & Closings:
A golf-store giant is in full swing in Las Vegas, and its arrival will be highlighted by giveaways and a contest. Elsewhere, eateries centered on burgers and seafood emerged; a bar-and-beer-store fixture near UNLV plans sales and events, and ...
CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team
Monday, October 20, 2014
Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to assist medical staff in the U.S., if needed.
On the road to find the world’s funniest person
Monday, October 20, 2014
Jamie Masada has scoured comedy festivals from Afghanistan to South Korea and Egypt to Israel for candidates and had online voters winnow the list to 10 semi-finalists who would perform at the Laugh Factory and before a worldwide Internet audience on Oct. 20.
Photo: Spencer Hawes, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and J.J.
L.A. Clippers party at Tao; Bruno Mars, J.Lo and Matt Damon at Marquee
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Nightlife:
Spotted in Bruno Mars’ VIP area at Marquee: Oscar winner Matt Damon with a group of friends and Jennifer Lopez in a black crop top, pants and sneakers. J.Lo’s manager Benny Medina joined her.
Photo: Sammy Hagar's belated birthday bash Saturday, Oct.
Sammy Hagar toasts 67th birthday at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Music:
Saturday night’s Sammy Hagar’s Belated Birthday Bash included Sammy Hagar & The Circle featuring Michael Anthony, Jason Bonham and Vic Johnson, plus the legendary Joe Satriani and drummer Chad Smith of The Red Hop Chili Peppers.
Photo: Darius Rucker performs at The Joint on Saturday, O
Darius Rucker headlines at The Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Music:
Darius Rucker won a well-deserved Grammy Award in January for Best Country Solo Performance for “Wagon Wheel,” making him only the second African American to win a country solo Grammy after Charley Pride.
U.S. airdrops arms to Kurds in Syrian town of Kobani
Sunday, October 19, 2014
The U.S. military says it airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of Kobani against Islamic State militants.
Kurds say U.S.-led airstrikes halting Islamic State advance on Kobani
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Each day, Mohammed Jemmo ventures to a barren, wind-swept hilltop overlooking his embattled hometown where two of his sons and a daughter are fighting with the Kurdish militia resisting an offensive by Islamist extremists.
Hong Kong near breaking point, protesters and government agree
Sunday, October 19, 2014
With violence escalating between Hong Kong police and democracy demonstrators, government officials and protest leaders both warned Saturday that the situation was heading toward a breaking point.
Japan minister resigns over campaign fund charges
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Japan's trade minister resigned Monday amid growing controversy over allegations that she misused campaign funds.
Photo: Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, right,
Manning breaks Favre’s mark with 509th TD pass
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Peyton Manning has broken Brett Favre's record for touchdown passes with his 509th.
Photo: Nas performs at Boulevard Pool on Friday, Oct. 17,
Nas’ ‘Illmatic’ 20th anniversary concert and Wiz Khalifa at Boulevard Pool
Sunday, October 19, 2014
The Cosmopolitan:
It was a busy Friday night and weekend at the Cosmopolitan, as Bruno Mars was back for his extended engagement at nearby Mophie Stage at the Chelsea.
Photo: In this Oct. 26, 1985, file photo, umpire Don Denk
Denkinger’s miss revisited as Series returns to KC
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Of course Don Denkinger plans to watch the World Series. He always does. He'll tune in to root for the umpires, check out familiar faces on the Giants and Royals, and see how Kansas City is looking these days. Chances are he'll see himself, too.