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Archive for March 9, 2007

Jeff Haney offers some tips on baseball betting, such as looking for players in the last year of their contracts
Hilton oddsmakers are offering over/under betting on the number of wins by 20 individual pitchers; home runs by 22 hitters; hits by 10 other batters; and saves by eight closers.
7:04 a.m.
In their shoes, or their cars
Just to see what might happen when 200-mph race cars collide with 200-proof college basketball fans from Wyoming, Las Vegas is hosting both this weekend, with the Mountain West Conference basketball tournament rocking the Thomas ...
7:04 a.m.
John Katsilometes checks in on the latest Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, this one on the Boulder Strip
The Boulder Highway sign follows the Betty Willis-designed original, which since 1959 has stood on the south end of the Strip, and the newer Welcome to Fabulous Downtown Las Vegas sign on Las Vegas Boulevard, ...
7:04 a.m.
Q+A: Tim Dorsey
What: An Evening With Tim Dorsey
7:04 a.m.
Photos tell stories with a cinematic quality
It's no surprise that Tim Roda gets asked if he has a film background.
7:03 a.m.
FLASHPOINT for Mar 09, 2007
The spectacle is undeniable. In a state where Democrats are underdogs every time there is a competitive statewide race, the Democrats continue to bark at each other instead of the Republicans. The inane debate over ...
7:03 a.m.
Editorial: The great race
The weekend of racing, which typically attracts more than 160,000 fans who generate an estimated $100 million in nongaming revenue, culminates with Sunday's Nextel Cup race, the UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400. Many fans come back year after ...
7:03 a.m.
Editorial: Keeping government open
In the name of fighting terrorism, the Bush administration has clamped down on releasing information and advised agencies to lower the threshold for keeping documents secret. Now, if there's even a hint of a concern ...
7:03 a.m.
Letter: It is a law of physics: Atheists are correct
Atheists are philosophers who believe the universe is eternal, i.e., having no beginning or ending in time. If the universe is eternal, then it has existed forever and does not require and cannot be the ...
7:03 a.m.
Letter: History books are written by winners
I question the validity of facts that are not recorded until 50-100 years (or later) after the fact. The books that comprise the current Bible were not compiled into a book until after A.D. 300. ...
7:02 a.m.
Letter: Public health care mired in red tape
So much bureaucracy, so many doctor changes, so many lost forms, and if you perhaps moved, oh no ... not again!
7:02 a.m.
Letter: Kindergarten funds can be better used
A more cost-efficient approach is to enroll all students into the first grade at age 5 and expand student learning time, either by extending the school day or year by one-thirteenth for some or all ...
7:02 a.m.
Letter: Congress has power to withdraw troops
The War Powers Act of 1973 was passed over President Richard Nixon's veto by a vote of 284 to 135 in the House and 75 to 18 in the Senate. Could it be that our ...
7:02 a.m.
Editorial: Gibbons' tax pledge
State agencies had wanted to raise the fees they charge hospitals, nursing homes and restaurants, among other businesses regulated by the state, to pay for more inspectors. The governor, however, wants to stop that.
7:01 a.m.
Morris photo wins another award
Morris photo wins another award
7:01 a.m.
Neonopolis operator to get closer look by city
Documents suggesting Rohit Joshi, the owner's representative for Neonopolis, misrepresented his business relationship with a Hong Kong billionaire have prompted Las Vegas officials to take a closer look at Joshi.
7:01 a.m.
Hospitalist firm says it's on pace for UMC
The out-of-state company hired to provide physicians at University Medical Center says it will be able to step in on schedule - in part by hiring doctors from the University of Nevada School of Medicine, ...
7:01 a.m.
CONVENTION CRASHING: NIGHTCLUB & BAR TRADESHOW
At the desk for the Nightclub & Bar Tradeshow on Wednesday, there was a stack of little glossy fliers ("Important - Read Information Below") with rules that you're supposed to follow on pain of or ...
7:01 a.m.
Judge's property gets a look from Metro, county officials
The property of newly elected District Judge Elizabeth Halverson was searched by a team of Metro Police and Clark County employees this week, escalating the county's campaign to force her to clean up her front ...
7:00 a.m.
Chips no longer good as cash
If $5,000 casino chips could talk, what would this one say? It might explain its recent travels and how it has ended up in the custody of a cashier at the MGM Grand, who questioned ...
7:00 a.m.
Attitude adjustment
By the time Teresa was last arrested, her mental illness had fully taken root.
7:00 a.m.
Chips no longer good as cash
If $5,000 casino chips could talk, what would this one say? It might explain its recent travels and how it has ended up in the custody of a cashier at the MGM Grand, who questioned ...
6:00 a.m.
Sahara sold to Los Angeles partnership
One of the Strip's historic casino properties is being sold to a Los Angeles-based partnership that includes a Hollywood producer.
12:00 a.m.

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