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  • "Once the fire was lit, the cube was quickly engulfed and collapsed into itself in minutes."

    "Once the fire was lit, the cube was quickly engulfed and collapsed into itself in minutes."

  • The chef talks bringing a taste of Japan to the Strip, working with Charlie Trotter and more.

    The chef talks bringing a taste of Japan to the Strip, working with Charlie Trotter and more.

  • Sure, we have the low taxes and low regulation sales pitch for companies looking to move. But what about an educated workforce?

    Sure, we have the low taxes and low regulation sales pitch for companies looking to move. But what about an educated workforce?

  • Locals shared many concerns, including news reports from other cities linking hydraulic fracturing to earthquakes, toxic air and water contamination.

    Locals shared many concerns, including news reports from other cities linking hydraulic fracturing to earthquakes, toxic air and water contamination.

  • While many are interested in the 27 dogs at the Animal Foundation, other local shelters haven't seen a difference in interest or activity in adoptions.

    While many are interested in the 27 dogs at the Animal Foundation, other local shelters haven't seen a difference in interest or activity in adoptions.

  • A few clicks and you could reap the benefits of offering the Vegas hook-up.

    A few clicks and you could reap the benefits of offering the Vegas hook-up.

  • "This is yours! This is homegrown!"
  • Yo, Clark County! Why all the regulatory hurdles?
  • Not signed up yet? Jump on it!
  • Also, the Boulder City Beerfest returns.
  • The locals' casino is wading into specialty-cocktail waters. Get it, Sam's Town!

    The locals' casino is wading into specialty-cocktail waters. Get it, Sam's Town!

  • The management company now boasts a roster of more than 60 artists, ranging from DJs Vice and Havana Brown to R&B artist Cassie.

    The management company now boasts a roster of more than 60 artists, ranging from DJs Vice and Havana Brown to R&B artist Cassie.

  • Also, Deep Dish reunions at Wet Republic and Hakkasan.
  • Fun with contemporary vernacular.
  • "Cobain was a geek who despised the macho, sexist cult of modern rock, so he set about turning it on its slick, polished head."

    "Cobain was a geek who despised the macho, sexist cult of modern rock, so he set about turning it on its slick, polished head."

  • Five early tracks pound with rhythmic intensity, demanding more than an earphoned head bop.

    Five early tracks pound with rhythmic intensity, demanding more than an earphoned head bop.

  • Three artists repurpose materials and achieve radically different results.

    Three artists repurpose materials and achieve radically different results.

  • Arnold heads up a squad of badass DEA agents who steal $10 million from a drug cartel.

    Arnold heads up a squad of badass DEA agents who steal $10 million from a drug cartel.

  • Jason Bateman's directorial debut winds up a profanely lackluster example of the crusty-adult-bonds-with-adorable-kid genre.

    Jason Bateman's directorial debut winds up a profanely lackluster example of the crusty-adult-bonds-with-adorable-kid genre.

  • The band might be Brooklyn-based, but Craig Finn’s Minnesota roots dominate the band’s sixth album.

    The band might be Brooklyn-based, but Craig Finn’s Minnesota roots dominate the band’s sixth album.

  • The first single, “Seasons (Waiting on You),” is wonderful on record, but to get the full effect, watch it on 'Letterman.'

    The first single, “Seasons (Waiting on You),” is wonderful on record, but to get the full effect, watch it on 'Letterman.'

  •  The style of sex you need most is exuberant, Aries.

    The style of sex you need most is exuberant, Aries.

  • And John Legend at the Smith Center.
  • A Polaroid Big Shot
  • Inspired by a dream, the contradictory idea of a magician shipwrecked in the desert snapped into place.

    Inspired by a dream, the contradictory idea of a magician shipwrecked in the desert snapped into place.

  • On 'snack rock,' the lowest common denominator of pop and the band's master poker player.

    On 'snack rock,' the lowest common denominator of pop and the band's master poker player.

  • Kirn's new memoir focuses on the killer, as well as his own desire to be near him.

    Kirn's new memoir focuses on the killer, as well as his own desire to be near him.

  • In fact, we can't hear these songs anymore without remembering the movies.

    In fact, we can't hear these songs anymore without remembering the movies.

  • Arnold heads up a squad of badass DEA agents who steal $10 million from a drug cartel.

    Arnold heads up a squad of badass DEA agents who steal $10 million from a drug cartel.

  • Jason Bateman's directorial debut winds up a profanely lackluster example of the crusty-adult-bonds-with-adorable-kid genre.

    Jason Bateman's directorial debut winds up a profanely lackluster example of the crusty-adult-bonds-with-adorable-kid genre.

  • In fact, we can't hear these songs anymore without remembering the movies.

    In fact, we can't hear these songs anymore without remembering the movies.

  • It's a movie within a movie within a movie ...

    It's a movie within a movie within a movie ...

  • If you need to learn some history, check it out. Just don't expect entertainment.

    If you need to learn some history, check it out. Just don't expect entertainment.

  • Partially inspired by Joan’s on Third in LA, the Blind Pig is a combination of restaurant, lounge, café and market.

    Partially inspired by Joan’s on Third in LA, the Blind Pig is a combination of restaurant, lounge, café and market.

  • Owner Wai Lee has created a greatest-hits menu of casual Asian food based on what he and his wife Connie craved while growing up in New York City.

    Owner Wai Lee has created a greatest-hits menu of casual Asian food based on what he and his wife Connie craved while growing up in New York City.

  • You can stuff a pasty with damn near anything.