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 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Acceleration Academy helps push students to earning their diploma...

Jada Watson is not the archetypal high school student. She only takes one class every few weeks while juggling long work hours at a Las Vegas cleaning service. Then, in December, she will graduate with a high school diploma, hoping to attend a ......

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Business leaders head to nation's capital with an agenda to help Nevada...

This week, the Vegas Chamber, in partnership with the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance, will take more than 150 business and community leaders to our nation's capital for our annual Washington, D.C. Fly-In....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

California GOP will learn nothing from recall failure...

Was this the most frivolous waste of time in California election history? It was a serious contender, that's for sure....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Walk the talk, Republicans, and choose life...

Both the Jewish and Christian traditions teach adherents to treat thy neighbor as thyself, have respect and compassion for the least among us, protect the newest generations and the weak for they are the inheritors, and do unto others, etc. The theme is c...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Rivalry renewed: Raiders, Steelers square off after opening season with upset wins...

A classic NFL rivalry is restored when the Raiders travel to take on the Steelers — and the game may even have a throwback feel heavy on defense and rushing offense, or at least more of one than anticipated....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

By politicizing public health, GOP has endangered its own supporters...

A viral internet image from the California recall election last week offered a sobering look at how the Republican Party's politicization of the COVID-19 pandemic has hurt Americans....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Welcome to Yosemite, the new Pyrocene Park...

The Pleistocene epoch that began 2.6 million years ago sent ice in waves through Yosemite....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Recreational businesses dependent on the Colorado cast a hopeful eye on future...

Lake Mead Mohave Adventures is not the only business that has had to adjust to lower water levels at Lake Mead and along the Colorado River....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Respect for America waning...

Many people who worry about how the United States' international actions affect how the rest of the world views us ignore what our internal problems show to the world....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

To address climate change, carbon pricing is essential...

Climate change is knocking at our door, from deadly wildfires near Lake Tahoe to extreme storms like Hurricane Ida. While it can be difficult to link any individual climate event to our warming planet, we know that climate change will make natural events ...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

GMG recognized for top editorial among 44 awards...

Greenspun Media Group, publisher of the Las Vegas Sun and its sister publications Las Vegas Weekly and Las Vegas Magazine, took home 15 first-place honors and 44 total awards Saturday in the Nevada Press Association's annual Awards of Excellence conte...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Are we starting to mimic Middle East politics?...

One day, 1,000 years from now, when they dig up this era, archaeologists will surely ask how a great power called America set out to make the Middle East more like itself — embracing pluralism and the rule of law — and ended up instead becomin...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Trump's lies are seditious...

While the acts of former President Donald Trump do not meet the legal definition of sedition, continuously claiming that the 2020 presidential election was illegally rigged against him with absolutely zero facts to back up his claim is, in reality, an act...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Las Vegas Sun

Anger just keeps getting worse...

I recently visited my primary care physician. A barren lobby held four of us, all relatively the same age, definitely over 60. We were loosely facing one another, socially distanced and masked. Unexpectedly, one of the women somberly stated how she wished...

 2021-09-19 07:11 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Quest to scale 52 area peaks unites local hikers...

The hikers of the 52 Peak Club climb local mountains and receive a playing card for each summit; the goal is to amass a whole deck, then start over....

 2021-09-19 07:10 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

In the creative heart of the city...

Las Vegas' Arts District has emerged as a vital, creative neighborhood that welcomes big and small dreamers alike — but will it become a victim of its own success?...

 2021-09-19 07:09 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Street of Hidden Gems...

Flavors from around the world have put Spring Mountain Road on the culinary map...

 2021-09-19 07:08 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Indigenous women artists tell their own stories in new exhibit...

Fawn Douglas is curating an exhibition at the Donna Beam Gallery called "Ah'-Wah-Nee" which explores the equilibrium that she and the contributing artists engage with as Native American women....

 2021-09-19 07:07 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas celebrates 20 years of sheltering refugee writers...

Twenty years ago, Las Vegas became the first North American city to host a City of Asylum program to shelter refugee writers....

 2021-09-19 07:06 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Relocation doesn't mar a Vegas institution...

Vickie's Diner has reopened in the renewed Commercial Center complex. And this time, the city got it right....

 2021-09-19 07:05 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

5 minutes with Peloton and 'Le Reve' star Jess King...

The former Las Vegas resident got on her bike in 2014 and has amassed an international cult following of riders and runners who spend time sweating and much more with her each day....

 2021-09-19 07:04 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Yonder Escalante glamping resort takes the RV park upscale...

Yonder Escalante, a new resort between Bryce Canyon National Park and the town of Escalante in Utah, is a fresh, polished take on the old camping experience....

 2021-09-19 07:03 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

What's behind the secret doors?...

A few hidden doors in Las Vegas remain nondescript — or concealed entirely — and still contain surprises behind them. At least until the word gets out....

 2021-09-19 07:02 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Why yes, Allegiant Stadium has a sommelier...

Head sommelier Sandra Taylor merges her career as an actress with her knowledge of wine to bring an unprecedented program to Raiders fans on the suite level....

 2021-09-19 07:02 

Las Vegas Sun

Quarterback carousel continues for UNLV in 48-3 loss to Iowa State...

UNLV's matchup against No. 13 Iowa State was expected to be a rough one for the winless and rebuilding scarlet and gray, and Saturday night's proceedings stuck to the script as the Cyclones rolled to a 48-3 victory at Allegiant Stadium ......

 2021-09-19 07:01 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Relaxing and restorative — unwind at one of these nearby hot springs...

Fresh air and sunshine are known to boost well-being — and there's nothing like a hot bath to melt away stress. Why not combine all three, and visit a relaxing natural hot spring?...

 2021-09-19 06:52 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas nurse remembered a year after COVID death...

Health care workers and family shared stories and laughs Saturday as they remembered a local nurse who died last year of COVID-19....

 2021-09-19 06:43 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

First Friday: The Arts District's monthly block party — PHOTOS...

From its feel-good communal swirl to its emphasis on arts and culture — the galleries, the sidewalk performers, the dancers — First Friday is the Arts District's monthly block party, and everyone's invited....

 2021-09-19 06:29 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada Highway Patrol trooper departures grow in 2021...

The Nevada Highway Patrol is experiencing a mass exodus of troopers in 2021, according to the union that represents them....

 2021-09-19 06:24 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

UC Davis runs for 380 yards, 6 TDs; beats Dixie St. 60-27...

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Ulonzo Gilliam Jr. had 178 yards rushing and three touchdowns on 26 carries to help UC Davis beat Dixie State 60-27 on Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 06:12 

KSNV

'It's been pretty chaotic': Downtown Las Vegas restaurants see boost in business with LIB...

The Life is Beautiful music and arts festival just wrapped up day two, giving a boost to small businesses in downtown Las Vegas. After a one-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, a summer spike in Covid cases and return of mask mandates, some business...

 2021-09-19 06:07 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Purdy throws for 3 TDs, No. 14 Iowa State routs UNLV 48-3...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brock Purdy completed 21 of 24 pass attempts for 288 yards and three touchdowns to lead No. 14 Iowa State over UNLV 48-3 Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 06:02 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

No. 23 BYU beats No. 19 Arizona State 27-17, improves to 3-0...

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Jaren Hall threw for 214 yards and two touchdowns and added 38 yards on seven carries, leading No. 23 BYU to a 27-17 victory over No. 19 Arizona State on Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:57 

Las Vegas Sun

Trailblazing tourist trip to orbit ends with splashdown...

Four space tourists safely ended their trailblazing trip to orbit Saturday with a splashdown in the Atlantic off the Florida coast....

 2021-09-19 05:54 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

UNLV remains winless after whipping by No. 14 Iowa State...

Starting a different quarterback for the third consecutive game, UNLV struggled on offense and fell behind early in a loss to Iowa State on Saturday at Allegiant Stadium....

 2021-09-19 05:54 

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Back to drawing board as UNLV routed by No. 14 Iowa State...

Starting a different quarterback for the third consecutive game, UNLV managed only 130 yards of offense against Iowa State on Saturday night at Allegiant Stadium....

 2021-09-19 05:51 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Indonesia retrieves most-wanted militant's body from jungle...

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — The bodies of Indonesia's most wanted militant with ties to the Islamic State group and a follower, who were killed in a jungle shootout with security forces, were evacuated early Sunday to a police hospital for......

 2021-09-19 05:50 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Warren's 2 TDs help Oklahoma St. survive Boise State, 21-20...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Jaylen Warren rushed for 218 yards and two touchdowns, Oklahoma State pitched a second-half shutout and the Cowboys escaped with a 21-20 victory over Boise State on Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:50 

Las Vegas Sun

US Border Patrol hires civilians to free up agents for field...

The need is especially acute during periodic spikes at the U.S.-Mexico border, including ones seen in 2014, 2019 and again this year. The coordinator positions are for 13 months, renewable up to four years....

 2021-09-19 05:45 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

White, Abilene Christian beat D-II UT Permian Basin 34-9...

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Tyrese White ran for 103 yards and Abilene Christian piled up 27 points in the second quarter to defeat Division II-member UT Permian Basin 34-9 on Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:42 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Northern Arizona knocks off Arizona 21-19...

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — RJ Martinez threw a 9-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter and Northern Arizona stopped a late 2-point conversion attempt, extending Arizona's school-record losing streak to 15 games with a 21-19 victory Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:37 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Corral accounts for 7 TDs, No. 17 Rebels beat Tulane 61-21...

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Matt Corral passed for 335 yards and three touchdowns, ran for four scores, and No. 17 Mississippi beat Tulane 61-21 on Saturday night, scoring all its points in the first three quarters....

 2021-09-19 05:32 

KSNV

Las Vegas Ballpark hosts St. Jude fashion show...

Officials at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital transformed Las Vegas Ballpark into a fashion show. The annual St. Jude Heart of Fashion made its return to Las Vegas Saturday. Our very own Reed Cowen MC'd the event. It featured a red carpet wel...

 2021-09-19 05:24 

KSNV

Nevada first lady Kathy Sisolak hosts college readiness event...

Nevada's first lady -- Kathy Sisolak -- now helping local high school students get ready for college. The Asian Community Development Council hosted a "College Readiness" bootcamp at UNLV. Students learned about stem careers, took a college 10...

 2021-09-19 05:17 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Dorsey's goal and assist help Dynamo beat FC Dallas 3-2...

HOUSTON (AP) — Griffin Dorsey had a goal and an assist and the Houston Dynamo held on to beat FC Dallas 3-2 on Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:15 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Young's late pick slams door on Alcorn St. in S. Alabama win...

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Kareem Walker ran for 150 yards and three touchdowns and South Alabama rallied and then held off Alcorn State for 28-21 win on Saturday....

 2021-09-19 05:14 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Holmes, Saylors lead ETSU on ground in win over Delaware St....

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Quay Holmes and Jacob Saylors led a powerful ground attack and the East Tennessee State defense stymied Delaware State in the Buccaneers' 38-6 victory on Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:05 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Kaprielian, A's beat Angels 3-1 to keep pace for wild card...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — James Kaprielian pitched two-hit ball over six innings, Matt Olson hit his 36th home run and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 05:03 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Tanner McKee scores 3 TDs as Stanford beats Vanderbilt 41-23...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Stanford Cardinal finally are heading home to play in front of fans in their own stadium, and they're taking a two-game winning streak with them....

 2021-09-19 05:02 

KVVU Fox 5 Vegas

Israeli army arrests last 2 of 6 Palestinian prison escapees...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli forces on Sunday arrested the last two of six Palestinian prisoners who escaped a maximum-security Israeli prison two weeks ago, closing an intense, embarrassing episode that exposed deep security flaws in Israel and turned ...

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