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Archive for January 23, 2006

Editorial: Bert the Turtle, post-9/11
Before 9/11 such scenes were recalled with amused nostalgia. Today, however, with terrorism a continuing threat, it is a serious matter to prepare children as well as adults for sudden emergencies. The Department of Homeland ...
9:06 a.m.
Letter: Does God even care about our daily travails?
New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, Pat Robertson, Bill Bennett, President Bush, etc., all claim direct links to God Almighty. Always calling his name.
9:06 a.m.
Letter: Iraq has just diverted attention from Iran
When Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona was asked recently what actions should be taken to stop Iran from building a nuclear bomb, he said "there are no good options." He should have also added ...
9:05 a.m.
Editorial: Want to smoke? Blow it in your own face
I do, however, notice how smokers always hold their cigarettes ... so the smoke does not go into their own faces. I visit Las Vegas three or more times a year. I plan to continue, ...
9:04 a.m.
Editorial: Burning questions in Oregon
The research, the results of which were published Friday in the journal Science, was led by an Oregon State graduate student, whose team studied the region burned in southwest Oregon's 2002 Biscuit Fire.
9:01 a.m.
Editorial: Ogling Google's user records
Google has refused to turn over the information requested in the subpoena, which was issued last year and seeks a wide range of data, including 1 million random Web addresses and records of all Google ...
9:00 a.m.
Flashpoint for Jan. 23, 2006
Much of the chatter during the last week has been about how much the various candidates raised. But what about what they spent that money on? Rep. Jim Gibbons spent about $600,000, but he has ...
8:59 a.m.
The week ahead
WEDNESDAY
8:48 a.m.
Columnist Jeff Haney: An early look at some unspectacular but profitable Super Bowl 'props' likely to hit the betting boards
With the Super Bowl less than two weeks away, the minds of sports bettors in Las Vegas are turning to the propositions -- or "props," meaning unique, offbeat wagering opportunities -- that sports books will ...
8:47 a.m.
Career at a crossroads
As he sat on his stool after the sixth round Saturday night, having taken a vicious pounding from Manny Pacquiao's fists, Erik Morales looked every bit a man on the way to his third loss ...
8:45 a.m.
For rent: Rooms with a view
In an age of excess in a city of excess, the home of Nico Santucci might be considered by some to be excessive.
8:37 a.m.
Inmates learn to make it on the outside
It's not easy getting out of prison.
8:31 a.m.
Bush eyes Yucca funds
WASHINGTON -- The Bush administration as early as next month is expected to renew efforts to give the Energy Department expanded access to a national fund created to pay for the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste ...
8:29 a.m.
A prescription for disaster?
With an ever-increasing older population and a large portion of its medical professionals nearing retirement age, the Las Vegas area could be on the verge of a health care crisis.
8:28 a.m.
Airbus wouldn't fly in Las Vegas
Las Vegas puts out the welcome mat for more than 37 million people a year, and about half of them arrive by air.
8:22 a.m.
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