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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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  • Business

    Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018

    While the addition of more than 100,000 residents since 2016 and three professional sports teams has certainly had a positive role in helping the market, those in the industry claim our local growth is thanks to Vegas’ booming economy ...

  • News

    Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

    Plastic is a key component of everyday life for billions of people around the world. But while the material has made life convenient for humans, it’s wreaked havoc on marine life.

  • News

    Friday, Aug. 3, 2018

    The days of high cubicle walls, cramped quarters and private offices are on their way out, as millennials are demanding inviting, fun places to spend their workdays and find ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, July 5, 2018

    New megastudio Rhythms Dance Studio and Event Center has 22 employees, 37 weekly classes and a Saturday social featuring DJs and performers from around the world.

  • AP

    Sunday, July 1, 2018

    The line at Reef Dispensary didn’t stretch around the perimeter of the building Sunday morning like it did a year ago for the launch of recreational marijuana sales in Nevada. But a crowd of …

  • Medical Marijuana

    Friday, June 29, 2018

    Tony Candelaria, a budtender at the Exhale Nevada marijuana dispensary, spent his early career educating people about nutrition and fitness as a personal trainer and smoothie ...

  • News

    Thursday, June 28, 2018

    Preliminary economic analyses of the Silver State’s fastest-growing industry estimate that legal recreational cannabis raked in about $305 million in sales from July 2017 to March and could contribute more than ...

  • Business

    Monday, June 18, 2018

    When they were first mass produced, e-cigarettes and vaping products formed an industry widely considered to be a dud in the United States. But in recent years, the battery-powered vaporizer industry has taken off.

  • Politics

    Friday, June 8, 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 ...

  • Business

    Monday, May 21, 2018

    An independent analysis of North Las Vegas’ finances resulted in a two-spot increase in its credit rating, paving the way for the city to potentially collect millions in annual investments and tax cuts, city officials said.

  • 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.