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  • Why can’t we talk about this? Candidates need to debate

    August 31, 2014

    Politicians too often duck the public when, by virtue of the positions they are trying to win, they should be telling people exactly what they think.

  • The List: Casino operators

    August 31, 2014

    Find out about casino operators. This week, we rank them by 2013 casino square footage.

  • Four Lights 3D Modeler Andrew Wong is with the self-producing and self-publishing video game company on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Their first release is multiplayer tower defense game "Defenders of Time," slated for official release in September. L.E. Baskow

    Serious business can be fun and games

    August 31, 2014

    Las Vegas is long known for being on the forefront of gaming technology. But Four Lights LLC is a different kind of gaming technology that is part of the growing tech industry in the city ...

  • A Henderson mother sits with her newborn son at Sunrise Hospital, Jan. 1, 2010.

    Save your money: The six most useless items for babies

    August 31, 2014

    What does baby really need? Retailers tout a stunning list of "necessities," but many of the items serve little purpose. Keep reading for suggestions on what to skip...

  • People on the Move: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

    August 31, 2014

    In the People: Annie Emprima-Martin, Joseph Miller, Alicia Ashcroft, Jeffrey Barr, Dr. Ashraf Osman, Michelle Nalepa, Kayla A. Rowzee, Julia Gilmour, Adam Porsborg, Michael Speciale, Marilyn Valenzuela, Dr. Susan Ritter, Joseph Decker, Gail Anderson, Dr. Shirley Rodriguez and more ...

  • James Vance, owner-operator of eight local McDonald's franchises, poses in his McDonald's at 6990 S. Rainbow Blvd. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Vance is also president of the Greater Las Vegas McDonalds Owner Operators Association. Since 1999, the local effort has awarded more than $3.1 million in Ronald McDonald House Charities scholarships, helping more than 1,300 Southern Nevada high school students.

    Scholarship is an investment in kids’ future

    August 31, 2014

    Two thousand dollars. It might seem like a small amount when talking about the cost of college. But $2,000 was a big deal this year for 148 Southern Nevada high school graduates who received college scholarships from the Ronald McDonald House Charities of ...

  • The Notes: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

    August 31, 2014

    In the Notes: Verizon Wireless, Vegas PBS, Cobalt Data Centers, City National Bank, Creel Printing, Allstate Insurance Company, Nevada State Contractors Board, Nathan Adelson Hospice and more ...

  • Las Vegas' Justin Hausner leaps on home plate and celebrates with teammates Austin Kryszczuk, center, and Brad Stone after all three scored on a double by Drew Laspaluto off Chicago's Joshua Houston in the first inning of the U.S. championship game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.

    Las Vegas loves its Little League stars

    August 31, 2014

    They gave us a reason to cheer. They made us proud to be Las Vegans. Mountain Ridge Little League of northwest Las Vegas was the first team from Nevada to qualify for the Little League World Series ...

  • Passion for clean energy began in Reid’s backyard

    August 31, 2014

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s passion for renewables began in his own backyard.

  • Odds are posted at the LVH sports book during the second round of the NCAA basketball tournament Thursday, March 20, 2014.

    No need to be intimidated, rookie: Here’s a beginner’s guide to placing sports bets

    August 31, 2014

    Sports betting can be mystifying to those who've never wagered on a game. But for those who want to get off the sideline, here's a basic ...

  • The Data: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

    August 31, 2014

    All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected]

  • Mosquito bite carries virus from tropics to desert

    August 31, 2014

    Gretchen Roselli took bronze in the 1,500-meter race at the 2013 National Senior Games and had her sights set on competing next year. But after traveling to the Caribbean and contracting a virus, the Las Vegas resident is worried ...

  • What to know about The Other Hotel opening

    What to know about The Other Hotel opening

    August 31, 2014

    The opening of SLS Las Vegas has overshadowed another Strip hotel unveiling set for this week. The debut of Delano Las Vegas is upon us. The property once known as The Hotel at Mandalay Bay is ...

  • Another month, another arena project in Las Vegas

    August 31, 2014

    It seems like every month someone has an idea to build an arena in Las Vegas, and almost never with a major professional sports team in mind as an anchor tenant. And that’s the way it is with Jackie Robinson, a former UNLV and NBA player who has received a permit to build on the north Strip.

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