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Congressional push to ban online gaming gains prominence with Rubio
Congressional push to ban online gaming gains prominence with Rubio
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The GOP senator's support for an effort to ban gambling on the Internet makes him a key champion for a cause close to the heart of ...
CCSD teachers not happy to hear new budget might mean no raises — again
CCSD teachers not happy to hear new budget might mean no raises — again
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
education:
Upset teachers spared no time decrying the news as unfair in light of the fact that the state approved bonuses of $5,000 for new teachers who have agreed to work in at-risk schools ...
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Bought out of foreclosure, Searchlight airpark could become a draw for RC enthusiasts
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Real Estate:
Bill and Joan Turnbull of Seattle bought the roughly 40-acre property — off U.S. 95 at the southern edge of Searchlight, about 60 miles south of Las Vegas — out of foreclosure for $400,000. They don’t have “hard and fast plans” for the property but are thinking of ...
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Canadian government approves Cirque du Soleil sale
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The Canadian government has approved the sale of Cirque du Soleil to a group headed by a U.S. private equity firm and ...
$5 swim lessons offered at 3 Las Vegas community pools
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
As the summer swim season reaches its peak, three Las Vegas public pools are offering $5 swim lessons for ...
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Book & Stage at Cosmopolitan is set to close in July
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The Strip:
After more than four years of operation, the Book and Stage sportsbook and sometime-music venue at the Cosmopolitan will close July 12. The space, located on the casino’s first floor, is set to be ...
Photo: The 2015 International Model Search finals won by
Photos: International Model Search crowns winner at Hakkasan
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
MGM Grand:
Our 2012 Miss Nevada USA Jade Kelsall had the look of the winner to the celebrity and VIP judges. Her red, see-through lace gown was dramatized even further when she shed her silk train in a finale flourish.
Switch appeals PUC decision on leaving NV Energy
Switch appeals PUC decision on leaving NV Energy
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Less than a month after regulators denied its application to create and purchase power without NV Energy, Las Vegas tech company Switch filed a petition asking ...
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Source: U.S., Cuba to announce plan to open embassies
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
President Barack Obama will announce Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba have finalized an agreement to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, a major step in ...
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Nike co-founder Knight will step down as chairman
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Nike Chairman Phil Knight, who turned a business selling shoes out of the back of his car into the world's most valuable sports brand, has announced plans to ...
Photo: The 2015 Tropic Beauty Model Search world finals w
Strip Scribbles: Model Search controversy; Tesla triumph; Caitlyn Jenner comedy skit
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Las Vegas:
Beautiful Perth, Australia, glamour girl Elise Duncan wants to set the record straight. Elise says that she was not crying about not being able to take part in the second pageant, both at MGM Grand.
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Holy smokes: Cigarette tax about to go up $1 a pack
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Smoke ‘em if you’ve got ‘em, because starting Wednesday the tax on a pack of cigarettes in Nevada will be going up by $1. The price bump comes by way of a tax increase passed by the Legislature that will take the excise tariff on each pack of cigarettes from 80 cents to $1.80. The cigarette tax is expected to generate an additional $192 million in revenue over two years as part of Gov. Brian Sandoval’s recently approved $1.1 billion tax package to increase K-12 education funding. The tax hike ...
Photo: The 2015 Miss Nevada USA and Miss Teen Nevada USA
Despite NBC pulling the plug, Miss USA Pageant on July 12 ‘will go on’
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Television:
NBC’s decision was in reaction to hotel mogul and pageant co-owner Donald Trump’s comments about Mexican immigrants in his political declaration of running for president in which he said that they brought crime, drugs and rapists to America.
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Greece hits new low as bailout to expire, default looms
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss on Tuesday as the bailout program it has relied on for five years was set to expire and eurozone finance chiefs decided not to extend it a new financial lifeline. Denied a last-minute bailout extension, the country was also ...
Guidelines being developed for private school subsidies
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
State Treasurer Dan Schwartz said he is taking an “expansive” approach to allow as many parents as possible to receive state aid to send their children to private or religious schools. Initial guidelines were released today for ...