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Archive for May 12, 2006

For just a few moments, please, let Bonds be about baseball
We're just back from my 9-year-old's Little League game and he's already tuned into the Cartoon Network.
10:46 a.m.
Pac-10 team finds small Rebel packs big wallop
That continued an impressive Division I debut season for the Sparks native, who leads the Rebels with a .342 batting average. He has been particularly lethal in Mountain West Conference games by spraying the ball ...
7:23 a.m.
Jeff Haney gets the scoop on why the Pistons get so much action
The Detroit Pistons are favored by as high as minus-250 (risk $2.50 to win $1) to win the championship at betting shops that are still taking action on that proposition.
7:23 a.m.
Minor league blues
Delmon Young's meltdown in an International League game last month notwithstanding, minor league baseball's use of replacement umpires this season has only been a minor distraction, according to Las Vegas 51s officials.
7:23 a.m.
John Katsilometes finds the La Concha motel project is chugging along and the lobby should be moved in September
"Slice it up like an orange," Neon Museum board member Steve Evans said Wednesday night during a Neon Museum fundraiser at the Plaza's Center Stage Italian Chop House. "But that's easier said than done."
7:23 a.m.
Catalogs of Las Vegas Centennial murals are available
Half of the 20,000 catalogs, funded by a $19,000 grant from American Family Insurance, will go to Clark County schools that participated in the project. The other 10,000 will be given out at the city's ...
7:23 a.m.
Video art engulfs Fireside Lounge
When the bartender explains that it's part of an art show, the woman squeals and smiles: "Oh, is it live or something?"
7:23 a.m.
Editorial: Hydrogen is the big prize
In a story this week the San Francisco Chronicle reminded us that builders of the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s picked up federal prizes of per-mile subsidies and land grants for accomplishing the feat.
7:22 a.m.
Editorial: Airline security needs boost
Since 2002, when airport security was taken over by the Transportation Security Administration, El Al has been allowed to substitute its own security measures at John F. Kennedy International in New York, Los Angeles International, ...
7:22 a.m.
Letter: Legislation would stunt ethanol progress
This bill, which might speed up the use of ethanol as a fuel additive in America, would also undermine the growth of America's emerging ethanol industry, which has been stalled for 20 years due to ...
7:22 a.m.
Letter: Four easy steps to a more secure border
1) Stiff penalties against employers who hire illegal immigrants and refuse to verify documents of applicants before hiring them.
7:22 a.m.
Letter: Don't shortchange Nevada candidates
Certainly Nevada has some strange and tainted people running this year, and so does every other state. Ralston does no real service when he lumps in some excellent, solid candidates with the fringe people. Cute, ...
7:21 a.m.
Editorial: Domestic spying revelation
This week USA Today reported that the National Security Agency has collected the phone call records of tens of millions of Americans in cooperation with AT&T, Verizon and BellSouth. Most of the Americans whose records ...
7:21 a.m.
FLASHPOINT for May 12, 2006
FLASHPOINT for May 12, 2006
7:21 a.m.
Jon Ralston on the chancellor's role in hiring a new UNLV president
The faculty - at least in part - is upset. And, yet, the regents - and their boss - no doubt are euphoric.
7:21 a.m.
Improving family services is his goal
Thomas D. Morton, who plans to assume the post in late July, was appointed May 3 by County Manager Thom Reilly. Morton and Reilly are still negotiating the salary.
7:21 a.m.
Teamsters challenge union votes
The tally was 2,711 votes for the Teamsters and 1,932 votes for the current union, the Education Support Employees Association. Additionally 93 ballots were cast for no union, said Julie Contreras, commissioner of the Local ...
7:20 a.m.
County contract talks held up by numbers
Clark County and the union that represents its rank-and-file employees can't even agree on how many people should be at the negotiating table.
7:20 a.m.
Nevada's political universe
Six degrees of separation from Oscar Goodman
7:20 a.m.
Ugly side of sheriff race surfaces
As Sheriff Bill Young's campaign for re-election came to a sudden end this week, another campaign continued - out of public sight, conducted in the underbelly of Clark County politics.
7:20 a.m.
It seems almost everyone wants to be a millionaire
I've never been to your fair city but am interested in buying a home there. Is it true the city might sell some land and make me an instant millionaire?
7:20 a.m.

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