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Rory Reid, Brian Sandoval debate on education reforms
Photo: Rory Reid holds up a legal pad with a figure he sa Both gubernatorial candidates did what they had to do during Sunday night's debate on education: Democrat Rory Reid attacked and tried to poke holes in his opponent's education plan. Republican Brian Sandoval remained calm and ...
Updated 10:25 p.m.
Man shoots self outside McCarran airport terminal
A man died after shooting himself in the head Sunday afternoon outside Terminal 2 at McCarran International Airport, officials said. Airport spokesman Glenn Gardner said the incident happened shortly after 4:30 p.m.
5:55 p.m.
E! report: In wake of arrest, Steve Wynn boots Cy Waits
Photo: Cy and Jesse Waits are managing partners of XS and Less than one week ago, nightclub operator Cy Waits was atop the Vegas nightlife peak as operator of the club empire established by Victor Drai. But ...
3:21 p.m.
E! report: In wake of arrest, Steve Wynn boots nightclub operator Cy Waits
Photo: Cy Ellis Waits Less than a week ago, Cy Waits was atop the Vegas nightlife peak as operator of the club empire established by Victor Drai. But today, reportedly, he's been let go by Steve Wynn.
3:21 p.m.
Lake Havasu City police: 6 dead in shootings, 1 treated in Las Vegas
Lake Havasu City police: 6 dead in shootings, 1 treated in Las Vegas Lake Havasu City police say five people were killed by a man who entered a home in the Arizona community and started shooting, then fled with his two children. Another gunshot victim was being treated ...
Updated 3:19 p.m.
Photos: Miss Playboy Club Model Search is in its second year
Photo: Miss Playboy Club January 2010 Shannon Kelly. The model search is an exclusive contest that offers a luxurious experience and premium pampering. The monthly winners’ photographs are reviewed ...
11:04 a.m.
Photos: Fantasy Football Weekend and Fantasia at the Palms
Photo: Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore at Rain in the Palms The revelers at Rain watching Fantasia's performance included Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore, Snoop Dogg, Soleil Moon Frye, Stacy Keibler, ...
9:39 a.m.
Couture shows Toney the 'Mean Street' with UFC 118 walk-in music
Photo: Randy Couture, top, in action against James Toney Keeping with his theme of classic rock walk in music, UFC legend Randy Couture went with another iconic act to signal his arrival into the octagon in Boston’s TD Garden.
5:36 a.m.
Cooler temperatures ahead for Las Vegas
Say goodbye to triple digit temperatures for a few days. Cooler temperatures and sunny skies are moving in today for Las Vegas. An unseasonably strong area of low pressure will be over the western Great ...
5:07 a.m.
Four-touchdown performance from Shaq Powell gives Gorman victory
Photo: Bishop Gorman's Shaquille Powell skips past Del Or Bishop Gorman High running back Shaquille Powell’s performance was so impressive Saturday night, his coach could only find one way to summarize it. “Shaq in the best running back in the city. There is not ...
2:07 a.m.
Parties not honestly addressing issues
Republicans say they worry about the deficit, yet offer no specific plans to raise taxes and/or cut spending.
2:04 a.m.
Barack Obama doesn’t have a vacation home?
Dale McFeatters, in his column in Friday’s Las Vegas Sun, failed to do his research when he stated that President Barack Obama doesn’t have a vacation home.
2:03 a.m.
Vote against vaccine coverage endangers women
Jon Ralston’s Thursday “Reality Check” column reminded many of us concerned with the health of women about the baffling vote by then-state Sen. Joe Heck — who is running against Rep. Dina Titus — against ...
2:02 a.m.
Room for debate
In the first scheduled debate between the major party candidates for governor, Democrat Rory Reid and Republican Brian Sandoval will meet tonight in a forum that is supposed to be devoted to education issues.
2:01 a.m.
Incumbents should like their chances in commission races
With three County Commission seats up for election in November, political insiders are putting money on the incumbents in two of the races.
2:01 a.m.
Observing the carnage in the Reid-Angle race
Imagine a victim of a car wreck lying on the side of the road bleeding to death.
2:01 a.m.
Lessons to be learned in Arizona, Alaska primaries
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid may actually have a lesson or two to learn from last week’s Republican primaries in Arizona and Alaska.
2:01 a.m.
VA hospitals show how to address MRSA infections
MRSA infections in local hospitals lead to unnecessary losses: financially and in terms of health and actual lives.
2:01 a.m.
There’s cause for guarded optimism
Most of us probably wish the Great Recession was history, but we are all too aware that our state, our community, our businesses and our families must still contend with the realities of the economy.
2:01 a.m.
Fighting muscular dystrophy more than labor of love for Jerry Lewis
Fighting muscular dystrophy  more than labor of love for Jerry Lewis For 60 years, Jerry Lewis has led the charge against an insidious children’s disease that slowly kills muscle-controlling nerves, then takes the life. His track record of telethon fundraising is nothing short of astounding.
2:01 a.m.
T-word not dirty in race for Senate District 12 seat
Nevada voters will have the choice between two forthright candidates in November. No, really!
2:01 a.m.
I am frightened
Photo: With mounting financial pressure, Rodger Jacobs ta As I write this, taking a brief late night respite from packing books into boxes, I am just days away from an uncertain future, a Black Tuesday when the Sword of Damocles will, under legal ...
2:01 a.m.
Sun lists top 10 American debates for you to argue about
Sun lists top 10 American debates for you to argue about Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is fighting with his Republican rival Sharron Angle over the moderators and dates for a series of debates.
2:00 a.m.
Even in an easy fight, Randy Couture finds a way to impress
Photo: Randy Couture, top, in action against James Toney A heavyweight title fight at UFC 118 showed everyone that professional boxer James Toney still has a lot to learn in mixed martial arts. It also demonstrated that, at 47, Randy Couture might know just ...
1:59 a.m.
There is no doubt, Frankie Edgar is for real
Photo: Frankie Edgar, top, in action against BJ Penn duri Only time will tell if Frankie Edgar’s performance against B.J. Penn Saturday will finally prove to the masses how good of a mixed martial artist he is. One thing is for sure, though — it ...
1:21 a.m.

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