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Still a state of pioneers
Still a state of pioneers
Friday, October 31, 2014
Nevada's 150th birthday:
If you want to know the true nature of Nevada, whose 150th birthday we celebrate today, visit the ruins of St. Thomas, the town founded in 1865 by a group of hardy Mormons. Driven by the pioneer spirit, they…
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Rep. Steven Horsford, once a sure bet, fights for his political life
Friday, October 31, 2014
As recently as two weeks ago, Democratic Rep. Steven Horsford appeared on his way to an easy victory in his first re-election bid to represent North Las Vegas and central Nevada in Congress. Now he's in the fight of his political ...
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On the national stage, Dean Heller quietly steps out of Harry Reid’s shadow
Friday, October 31, 2014
Standing on the royal blue carpet of the U.S. Senate chamber in cowboy boots, Republican Sen. Dean Heller looks every bit the Washington power broker as he swaps jokes and slaps backs with the most influential people in the city. Across the chamber, in a scene that plays out daily, Nevada's senior Sen. Harry Reid hunches ...
Three election takeaways on the final day of early voting
Three election takeaways on the final day of early voting
Friday, October 31, 2014
Boosted by a visit by former President Bill Clinton, Democrats have gained momentum in early voting turnout this week, but it still might not be enough to erase the Republican's early lead. In Clark County, Democrats turned out ...
Photo: Singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha.
Q+A: Bebe Rexha can’t stop drinking about you at Hyde Bellagio
Friday, October 31, 2014
Music:
Singer-songwriter and producer Bebe Rexha’s career is on quite the roll. She co-wrote “Monster,” the No. 1 hit by Eminem; she’s the featured vocalist on “Take Me Home” by Cash Cash; and her single, “I Can’t Stop Drinking About You,” is all over the airwaves.
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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week in the Las Vegas Valley
Friday, October 31, 2014
Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might encounter in the coming week across the …
Photo: State Sen. Justin Jones, left, (D-Las Vegas) talks
In swing district, it’s door-to-door race to win control of Nevada Senate
Friday, October 31, 2014
Ground zero for the Nevada state Senate looks like an average Las Vegas community. The neighborhoods are gated. The strip malls are ubiquitous. The cars range from mid-size sedan to luxury. The candidates of Senate District 9 ...
Boyd Q3 revenue up slightly; loss slashed by more than half
Boyd Q3 revenue up slightly; loss slashed by more than half
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Boyd Gaming, a regional casino operator with nine properties in Las Vegas, reported its third quarter earnings today ...
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Kerry Simon’s first MSA conference aims to plan roadmap of research
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Lou Ruvo Center:
The Multiple System Atrophy community will be represented by nearly 100 people wanting the global meeting to serve as a springboard for research, therapeutic initiatives, awareness and advocacy.
Photo: KISS arrives at the 47th Annual Academy of Country
KISS specials abound at Hard Rock Hotel ahead of November shows
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Music:
To welcome entertainment legend KISS to the Hard Rock Hotel, the casino-resort’s overall atmosphere is being revamped in true rock-star style with special menus, drinks, spa treatments and even an official pop-up store.
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Strip Scribbles: Battle over Britney Spears; NHL meeting confirmed; Gordon Ramsay’s millionth
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Las Vegas:
MGM Resorts chiefs have finally confirmed rumors reported here in August that they had discussions about an NHL team coming to their new $375 million arena, park and entertainment district under construction behind New York-New York and Monte Carlo.
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Weekend best bets: Phish, Life in Death festival and Choreographers’ Showcase
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Halloween is upon us, but if trick-or-treating and haunted houses aren’t your thing, there’s still plenty to do this weekend in Las Vegas — no costumes required. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets:
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Criss Angel to launch third production, aims for six in next four years
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Magic:
Juggling three shows will take magic powers as Criss Angel continues with his 10-year-deal for “Believe” on the Strip. He premieres “Mindfreak Live” at Foxwoods in Connecticut next month and again in January with a two-week East Coast tour.
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Police: Eric Frein, wanted in trooper ambush, is captured
Thursday, October 30, 2014
A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said. State police confirmed Eric Frein, 31, was taken into custody but ...
Food 4 Less pulling out of the Las Vegas market
Food 4 Less pulling out of the Las Vegas market
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Discount grocer Food 4 Less is ditching Las Vegas. Management said today it is converting six locations in the valley to Smith’s Food & Drug stores — both brands are owned by Kroger Co. — and closing eight others as it exits the Las Vegas market. The conversions and closures will take place by early next year. Food 4 Less employs ...