Patricia Jones looks over a room in the “Compassion Experience,” a traveling interactive exhibit, outside The Crossing Church Las Vegas Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. This tour featured Kiwi, a girl from the Philippines.

The Compassion Experience brings the less-developed world to the suburbs

January 18th, 2017

One moment, you’re in Southwest Las Vegas. The next, you’re in a Nairobi mud hut, listening to a boy talk about begging for food.

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    Run through three recent songs assembled by the super-producer and it’s hard to tell if they all came from the same artist.

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    The Clark County District Attorney’s Office recently introduced “Warrant Wednesdays.”

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    This chef-driven experience is one of a kind in Las Vegas.

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    “We’re seeing the need for brands outside our own that want someone to help provide extraordinary experiences for their consumers."

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    The Beat Generation poet visits Las Vegas this week.

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    Five memorable contributions from the Dead's one and only bass player.

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    More than 30 Southern and Northern Nevada artists comprise the art exhibit, which debuts in Las Vegas on March 17.

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    The Vegas-to-San-Diego nightlife express continues.

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    The local bands and artists will get you going in the new year.

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    Singer/guitarist Aldred Basiga had been spearheading the band’s growth since its 2014 inception.

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    With almost 30,000 attendees from 35 countries and a record 800 industry stars set to participate, the annual AVN Adult Entertainment Expo arrives this week. ...

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    The Oakland Raiders have filed paperwork with the NFL to relocate to Las Vegas, the league confirmed this morning. "Today, the Oakland Raiders submitted an ...

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    You might think virtual reality is overhyped, poised to fade out and never penetrate the mainstream, but it’s gaining traction in commercial markets. Casino operators ...

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    Plus, the Palm—not the Palms—starts Sunday Suppers, Crafthaus launches new flavors and the Westgate team is going to NYC.

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    The local bands and artists will get you going in the new year.

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    Nevada represents the 33rd state to gain distribution of the acclaimed Boulder, Colorado brews.

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    From alt-rock to metalcore, surf-punk to solo-acoustic.

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    The word has always been that his shows are either fiery hot or ice cold. We got the former.

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    “We’re seeing the need for brands outside our own that want someone to help provide extraordinary experiences for their consumers."

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    LAYOP's owners inspire and motivate with their comfy basics.

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    Is it shrewder to bet on teams that performed all season long or those that got hot close to the finish line?

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    The Las Vegas native took up tennis at 3 and the piano at 5, and now she's merging her interests in music and youth sports.

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    The Vegas-to-San-Diego nightlife express continues.

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    NAVYA’s ARMA vehicle continues testing on its first public roadway, Fremont Street.

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    Also, find Anton Chekhov's Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead at Majestic and a women's march Downtown.

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    After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on "The Greatest Show on Earth." The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus ...

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    One of the most memorable meals of 2016 was chef Mark LoRusso's Giro d’Italia tasting menu.

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    Published Thu, Jan 19, 2017 (9:40 a.m.)

    The Oakland Raiders have filed paperwork with the NFL to relocate to Las Vegas, the league confirmed this morning. "Today, the Oakland Raiders submitted an ...

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    Published Thu, Jan 19, 2017 (midnight)

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    Published Wed, Jan 18, 2017 (11 p.m.)

    From alt-rock to metalcore, surf-punk to solo-acoustic.

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    Published Thu, Jan 12, 2017 (12:01 a.m.)

    With four restaurants on the Las Vegas Strip and a new TV production company, one of the world's biggest food media moguls just keeps getting ...

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    Published Wed, Jan 11, 2017 (4:25 p.m.)

    "When someone who’s not used to looking at art is in a tour here at the Barrick and you see that light bulb go off, ...

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    Published Tue, Jan 10, 2017 (11:32 a.m.)

    Las Vegas drew a record number of visitors last year, 42.9 million people, even more than tourism officials had predicted. The numbers were part of ...

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    Published Thu, Jan 5, 2017 (midnight)

    On Tuesday, Wynn announced that The Chainsmokers have signed an exclusive three-year residency, a thoughtful move every bit as considered as their music.

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    Published Tue, Jan 3, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    Starting Sunday, adults could buy up to 1 ounce of marijuana flower or up to one-eighth of an ounce of marijuana concentrates — like shatter, ...

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    Published Mon, Jan 2, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    Although Hustler publisher Larry Flynt failed to keep Donald Trump out of the White House, Flynt said he’d be watching the president-elect closely, especially for ...

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    Published Sat, Dec 31, 2016 (6:30 p.m.)

    An estimated 300,000 visitors descended on Las Vegas for an extravagant party that featured some of the biggest names in music and an eight-minute fireworks ...

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    Published Fri, Dec 30, 2016 (11:58 a.m.)

    Elton John teared up while paying tribute to his friend George Michael during a concert in Las Vegas this week. With a picture of Michael ...

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    Published Thu, Dec 29, 2016 (2 a.m.)

    Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s future strip club will be housed just west of the Strip and is expected to open soon, said Shane Emerick, ...

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    Published Thu, Dec 29, 2016 (12:01 a.m.)

    How do you follow a lousy year? By making the next one count. The world might be headed toward any number of disasters, but that ...

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    Published Thu, Dec 29, 2016 (midnight)

    Why not begin 2017 by clearing out your bandwidth, literally and figuratively?

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    Published Thu, Dec 29, 2016 (midnight)

    There'll be pizza from Chicago and fried chicken from Chik-fil-A, resort makeovers and construction, and oh yeah, weed and hockey.

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    Published Wed, Dec 28, 2016 (2 a.m.)

    The era of free parking on the Strip officially will end at midnight Wednesday when MGM Resorts International begins charging locals for self-parking at all ...

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    Published Tue, Dec 27, 2016 (2:56 p.m.)

    Vegas Golden Knights general manager George McPhee is slowly starting to settle into his new home even if his family ...

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    Published Sun, Dec 25, 2016 (2 a.m.)

    Thirteen months might not seem like a long time, but for a sport that’s less than 25 years old, it can feel like an eternity. ...

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    Published Thu, Dec 22, 2016 (1:30 p.m.)

    The Mark Burnett-led team planning Donald Trump’s inauguration events tried but failed to book Celine Dion, TheWrap has learned. An individual with knowledge of the ...

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    Published Thu, Dec 22, 2016 (12:01 a.m.)

    Party with Bruno Mars, Calvin Harris, Drake, Elton John, Major Lazer, The Weeknd, Sting and so many more.