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Chris Kudialis

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Chris Kudialis started at the Las Vegas Sun in 2015 after a year with the Las Vegas Review-Journal. A graduate of the University of Michigan, Chris speaks three languages (English, Spanish and Portuguese) and has written articles for the Los Angeles Times, Charlotte Observer, Houston Chronicle, Detroit Free Press and Brazil's Rio Times, among other metropolitan dailies. He was an international news intern at Mundo Cristiano in Madrid, Spain, and covered the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Before journalism, Chris worked as a translator and interpreter.

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  • A&E

    Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017

    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. AVN CEO Tony Rios spoke to the Sun about ...

  • Medical Marijuana

    Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017

    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, wax and carbon dioxide oil — per visit to legal dispensaries. Readers have contacted the Sun with many questions about recreational marijuana. Here are some answers ...

  • Noise

    Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

    Two-time Grammy-nominated country music star Josh Turner kicked off rodeo week in Las Vegas with back-to-back shows.

  • A&E

    Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

    Marc Anthony's duet with J. Lo stole the show.

  • Henderson

    Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016

    Chicken aficionados eagerly awaiting the opening of the valley’s first Chick-fil-A restaurants will have to wait a little longer before they down their first sandwiches, nuggets and waffle fries. Even though ...

  • Medical Marijuana

    Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016

    “Other dispensaries are nice, but we felt no one has really embraced the Las Vegas feel and lifestyle. We wanted some sexiness, some energy here ...

  • Breaking News

    Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016

    Nevadans voted Tuesday to legalize recreational marijuana for adults ages 21 and over. The passing of Question 2, which was called at 10:03 p.m. by the Associated Press, allows for the legal purchase of up to 1 ounce of marijuana or up to one-eighth ounce of ...

  • Nightlife

    Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

    “You can count on a great time here every year, no matter what the circumstances. And you never get too old for this.”

  • Medical Marijuana

    Monday, Oct. 31, 2016

    Less than a month from now, Nevada could become the sixth state to legalize recreational marijuana use for adults. With a Oct. 26 KNTV/Rasmussen Poll showing that 53 percent of Silver State residents are in favor of the new ballot initiative, the plant currently regulated like heroin and ecstasy could be almost as legally available as a bottle of liquor, starting Jan. 1, 2018. Almost. Although the ballot question would ...

  • Las Vegas

    Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016

    Two Las Vegas medical marijuana dispensaries have been ranked among the top 25 dispensaries in the United States by a national publication. Essence Vegas and The Grove were ranked ...

  • Olympics

    Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

    Las Vegas Olympian Cody Miller stands with Sandpipers coach Ron Aitken and current members of the Sandpipers of Nevada swim team on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016 at the Desert Breeze Aquatic Facility. Miller won gold and bronze medals during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Olympics

    Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

    Las Vegas Olympian Cody Miller stands with the gold and bronze medals he won in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro during a recognition ceremony at the Desert Breeze Aquatic Facility, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.

  • Olympics

    Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

    Las Vegas Olympian Cody Miller stands with the gold and bronze medals he won in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro during a recognition ceremony at the Desert Breeze Aquatic Facility, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.

  • Olympics

    Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

    Las Vegas Olympian Cody Miller stands with the gold and bronze medals he won during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro during a recognition ceremony at the Desert Breeze Aquatic Facility, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.

  • A&E

    Monday, June 20, 2016

    Maria Sisneros of San Jose, Calif., prepares to wed Evangelina Alcantar, her girlfriend of 10 years, at the “Chapel of Nature” during Night 3 of the Electric Daisy Carnival early Monday, June 20, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.