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Too cool for school

One of the great things about having an NFL stadium is UNLV will be able to play its football games there too. Unless the NFL...
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Black Americans mostly left behind by progress since Dr. King’s death

On Apr. 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, while assisting striking sanitation workers. Back then, over a half century...
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Nevada children on path to better health, but state needs to do more

New data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicate that kids in Nevada are on a path to better health....
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Why is CCEA’s casino tax hike proposal so small?

The Clark County Education Association endorsed Bernie Sanders and unveiled a proposal to hike Nevada’s gambling, er, gaming tax rate Tuesday. So a pretty newsy...
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As seen on TV: Nevada’s newest billionaire sweetheart

It slices. It dices.  It can even julienne whatever pride remains of being an early state in the presidential primaries. Billionaire presidential candidate Tom Steyer’s tie...

Now voters need to revisit the vote to invade Iraq

Nevada Rep. Steven Horsford’s reaction to the U.S. assassination of an Iranian leader looks fairly representative of the standard Democratic response, so let’s use...
y2k in atlanta

Climate crisis doesn’t get the same urgency Y2K did

Take a moment to think back to simpler times, to a long-gone era exactly 20 years ago this week, when we celebrated the dawn...
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Pretty sketchy decade, really

It started with the Tea Party and Sharron Angle telling Harry Reid to "man up." It ends with Democrats still so afraid of the populist...
cold water but you can do it

The folly of oil & gas leasing in Nevada

The Silver State is made up of thousands of acres of beautiful landscapes. From sandy deserts, forested mountain slopes, snow covered mountains, grassy valleys,...
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Lee gets it right

On the one hand, His Excellency President Do Us A Favor Though (aka Individual 1) instigated a sleazy foreign policy, contradicting official policy authorized...

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