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August 1, 2014

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Heck, Amodei defy party in vote to deport Dreamers

Heck, Amodei defy party in vote to deport Dreamers

Updated 7:58 p.m.

Facing a contested re-election bid that is increasingly being framed around immigration, Rep. Joe Heck voted against a Republican bid to require the president to deport ...

Lady Gaga performs during her “ArtRave: The ArtPop Ball” tour stop at United Center on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Chicago.

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Lady Gaga performs during her “ArtRave: The ArtPop Ball” tour stop at United Center on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Chicago.

Celebrity preview: Lady Gaga, Aerosmith, Daughtry, Goo Goo Dolls and Dave Koz

Posted 3:00 p.m.

It’s music mayhem because in addition to Lady Gaga’s second time at MGM Grand in two weeks, there’s Daughtry, Goo Goo Dolls and The Plain White T’s at Red Rock Resort; Journey and The Steve Miller Band at Mandalay Bay; Aerosmith at MGM Grand; Weezer at the Cosmopolitan; and more.

Paul George’s brutal leg injury leaves USA Basketball shaken

Paul George's brutal leg injury leaves USA Basketball shaken

Updated 17 mins ago

One moment, everyone inside the Thomas & Mack Center tonight for the USA Basketball Showcase was enjoying themselves and preparing for the final quarter of action. Then in a flash ...

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Rare whale fossil pulled from California backyard

Members of the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Search and Rescue team, Mike Leum, left, John McKently, center, and Janet Henderson, right, help to roll a 16-17-million-year-old fossil lodged in a rock weighing about 2,000 pounds up a steep hillside on a customized cart in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

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Members of the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Search and Rescue team, Mike Leum, left, John McKently, center, and Janet Henderson, right, help to roll a 16-17-million-year-old fossil lodged in a rock weighing about 2,000 pounds up a steep hillside on a customized cart in Rancho ...

Posted 26 mins ago

A search-and-rescue team pulled a rare half-ton whale fossil from a Southern California backyard Friday, a feat that the team agreed to take on as a makeshift training mission. The 16- to 17-million-year-old fossil from a baleen whale ...

The Kats Report

‘Spider-Man’ is out, but something is brewing at Wynn/Encore

Spider-Man appears during the musical “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” at Foxwoods Theater in New York on Thursday, June 2, 2011.

Philip William McKinley’s name — all three of them, in fact — certainly surfaces with great frequency at Wynn and Encore Las Vegas. ...

Posted 3:12 p.m.

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