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Riot, looting prompt state of emergency, curfew in Baltimore Monday's riot was the latest flare-up over the mysterious death of Freddie Gray, whose fatal encounter with officers came amid the national debate over police use of force, especially when black suspects are involved. Gray was African-American. Police hav
Las Vegas Sun | 18 hours, 22 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Strip Scribbles: Fantasy at fight; hot dog eating winners; L.V. Outlaws first loss The Nathans Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest has occurred each July 4 in Coney Island, N.Y., since 1916, the year Nathan Handwerker opened his legendary restaurant.
Las Vegas Sun | 18 hours, 25 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Vegas philanthropist Susie Lee may seek congressional seat The Las Vegas philanthropist and community leader on Monday said shes considering running for Congress against U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev.
Las Vegas Review Journal | 18 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Ex-judge Steven Jones faces lifetime ban from bench Former judge Steven Jones already been disbarred and sentenced to federal prison, and he resigned his seat after his conviction in a fraud scheme. But a state discipline board wants to make doubly sure he can never run for the bench again and is seeking a
Las Vegas Review Journal | 18 hours, 35 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Officials worry higher state salaries could lead to water rate hikes A bill in the Nevada Legislature would give the Colorado River Commission more flexibility to boost salaries to retain staff, but some local elected officials say it gives the 35-employee agency too much leeway to hand out raises. And they worry salary hi
Las Vegas Review Journal | 18 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Platypus-like dinosaur unearthed by scientists in Chile Named Chilesaurus diegosuarezi, it is a member of the same dinosaur group as Tyrannosaurus rex, theropods, which includes the largest land meat-eaters in Earths history, but it ate only plants with a beak and leaf-shaped teeth, scientists said on Monday.
Las Vegas Review Journal | 19 hours, 10 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea prep big surprise at Billboard Awards; Britney gay wedding Pop princess Britney Spears and rap royal Iggy Azalea are working on a super surprise for their performance of Pretty Girls at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on ABC on Sunday, May 17, from MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Las Vegas Sun | 19 hours, 13 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Coroner rules November death of North Las Vegas baby a homicide The manner of death for the 7-month-old boy who died in November in a North Las Vegas home was ruled a homicide Monday by the Clark County coroners office. Seven-month-old Raymond Rodriguez Gonzalez died of blunt-force trauma to the abdomen and thorax. Hi
Las Vegas Review Journal | 19 hours, 22 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Pacquiao, Roach scheme on plan for Mayweather's defense Pacquiao is betting on aggression, activity and punch volume to defeat Mayweather, according to the fighter and his longtime trainer Freddie Roach. The trainer believes Mayweather's legs will fade in the second half of the fight, particularly if Pacquiao
Las Vegas Sun | 19 hours, 30 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Nevada a finalist for geothermal lab WASHINGTON Nevada on Monday was declared a finalist to compete for a federal laboratory to develop the next generation of geothermal energy technology.
Las Vegas Review Journal | 19 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend