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Sweet land of liberty! Girl Scout Cookies and the bureaucratic nightmare.

A day at the caucus: The pursuit of democracy begins with a box of Thin Mints

February 24th, 2016

Sweet land of liberty! Girl Scout Cookies and the bureaucratic nightmare.

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    Naming the jackalope the state's official mythical creature? Really, Wyoming?!

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    Bees attacking an airplane out of McCarran? Yep, that happened, too.

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    President Obama laid out his case for immigration reform at the Valley's Del Sol High School last week.

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    From statewide voter turnout to margins in the state senate.

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    “We’re more worried about being poisoned by bad milk than being poisoned.”

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    If elected, Lauren Scott will be the first openly transgender state legislator in Nevada—and the U.S.

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    We decided to play moderator! Feel free to take none of this seriously.

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    After a whirlwind week for marriage equality in the Silver State, same-sex couples will finally be able to marry, possibly today.

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    Taking the lead from his legendary father, Bill Boyd, the founder and executive chairman of Boyd Gaming, continues to enrich the community with his vision ...

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    When we refer to the scene in VegasVille as a participation sport, the overnight opening-night party at Jewel is what we’re talking about. The club ...

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    How much will it cost? How do I avoid paying for parking for now? The Weekly has the answers.

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    Once the acquisition is complete, what will Station Casinos do with the Palms? Naturally, we have a few ideas.

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    Lionel Richie’s initial run at Axis at Planet Hollywood sold well enough to spark speculation that he’ll extend beyond the announced dates this fall. ...

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    Say this for Robert Irvine: When he hangs out at the Trop, he really hangs out at the Trop. The star chef who hosts Food ...

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    Nothing short of a spectacle was expected. The 40-minute left-turn wait on Durango Drive was understandable.

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    It was a uniquely Keep Memory Alive “Power of Love” Gala type of moment when the guy on the Segway custom-painted with metallic flames arrived ...

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    Sometimes we refer to him as Zowie Bowie, other times just Chris, but regardless he always brings the party. Chris Phillips-as-Zowie Bowie filled ...

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    Bob Arum knows weird. In 1973, he promoted Evel Knievel’s attempt at clearing the Snake River Canyon in Twin Falls, Idaho, in a rocket cycle. ...

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    Niu-Gu is far from formal, but the food achieves a level of Chinese-restaurant sophistication usually found only within Strip casinos.

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    Knowing how crucial Aria’s club component would be, Hakkasan Group set out to blow minds, just as they did in creating Omnia at Caesars Palace.

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    The man who sings “Fire Woman” can be a flame-thrower onstage. But in conversation, Ian Astbury feels more like a candle, warm and calm. “I’m ...

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    Larry Ruvo's examined life, from busboy to great benefactor of Las Vegas.

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    He kept saying it, in the run-up to the party, during and after: “This is overwhelming.” We know the feeling because when Tony Bennett closed ...