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June 8th, 2018

Several rules apply for candidates, staffers and poll volunteers to ensure that all voters have a fair and unbiased experience and Nevada polling places don’t turn into campaign rallies ...

  • Opinion

    Memorial Day gives our country pause to reflect on brave men and women who died while in the service of the United States Military.

  • Opinion

    This past week marked two distinct celebrations of the State of Israel’s 70th birthday.

  • OpinionUNLV

    Pushed out by the Board of Regents and Chancellor Thom Reilly, UNLV’s dynamic president, Len Jessup, was a gentleman.

  • Intersection

    Even if—or in fact because—the nation is not prepared to address the ERA in 2017, a lone symbol of equality coming from one state is ...

  • Intersection

    Locally, the tortuous relationship between humans and the natural world is coming to a head.

  • Intersection

    From Alicia Keys to a recent Girls' Life magazine cover, women are demanding more empowering messages.

  • Incidental Tourist

    Here’s the course I would chart as Station Casinos to reinvent what is still one the Valley’s most recognizable resorts.

  • Opinion

    It is not just a house — excuse me, a mansion. The story of Las Vegas lives within its walls. The history of an era ...

  • Intersection

    "Randomly exploding manure leapt over the boundaries of my capacity for denial. Clearly the universe is trying to tell us something."

  • OpinionRaiders

    Welcome to your new home, Oakland Raiders. OK, that’s more than a bit premature, but Las Vegas appears to have come up with …

  • Opinion

    Summertime, and the living is anything but easy. Only the people can make it better. First, we have to talk about the tragic events that ...

  • Intersection

    It takes a special presidential candidate who owns more than a dozen courses to reignite golf’s image problems.

  • Intersection

    It is not a good time to be weary of irony. Be careful out there.

  • Intersection

    Sunday's event at the Center drew more than 600 people, billed as a prayer vigil but serving as a call to action.

  • Intersection

    "We like the automatic car wash, the industrialized passing of worry to someone else."

  • Intersection

    Weigh in on Las Vegas’ best dining, nightlife, entertainment and more!

  • As We See It

    "Here it is again, clogging up my news feed—recycled ignorance, the same hackneyed hate and fear all crumpled up, repackaged and sold with a new ...

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  • Intersection

    Organizers praise "an amazing event" for the Sin City 8 weekender despite multiple venue changes, vow to try again in 2019.

  • FeaturedLas Vegas Strip

    Las Vegas continues to diversify. That’s why 2020 could go down as the biggest yet for the Strip and its ongoing evolution as a world ...

  • Dining

    The second annual Summer Cookout raised more than $18,000 for Three Square Food Bank.

  • FeaturedLas Vegas StripRaiders

    Skeptics say the money should have gone to education, but Mark Davis believes the benefits of having the Raiders here will help ease tensions.

  • NewsAllSports

    The Golden Knights’ amazing inaugural season ultimately came to an end with a gut-wrenching loss in the Stanley Cup Final, but the world of hockey ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    On the worst days, there’s a toilet bowl ring of smog around the valley. You may not notice it if you spend most of your ...

  • A&E

    Manilow is expected to return to the stage on June 21.

  • Music

    "After five months I think I’m fitting into the character and making it my own."

  • Dining

    Running June 18-29 this year, it provides affordable opportunities to dine at spots you’ve always wanted to try, with a portion of the proceeds going ...

  • Nightlife

    Not only does it provide free entry to all guests every day of the week, it has affordable cabanas and drinks, plus live entertainment.

  • Reviews

    Hold on. There’s meat here, and it’s treated well.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    In the little time Samantha Mejia has been in Las Vegas, she applied for about 20 jobs and had six interviews. However, she said being ...

  • Dining

    Blending cultures and cuisines has always been at the heart of what he does.

  • Nightlife

    His rap battle with Drake might grab headlines and spark memes, but it can’t overshadow the brilliance of Pusha’s first album since 2015.

  • FeaturedLas Vegas Convention Center

    It will draw 610,000 new convention attendees per year and create an additional 7,800 additional full-time jobs, according to the LVCVA.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    As teachers dismiss their classrooms for the last time, students rush to embrace a summer free of math tests, book reports and science projects. But ...

  • Dining

    Get the most bang for your buck with the combo plates, featuring pork ribs and chicken.

  • Music

    If you showed up expecting “Closer,” “Down In It” or “Hurt,” frontman Trent Reznor sent you home thirsty.

  • A&E

    He used his first show back at Caesars Palace to debut some songs from his upcoming 30th studio album.