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Ex-Seal Team 6 Commander: Is LV Really A Terrorist Target?
You know them from the movies, jumping out of planes into the dark of night, planting bombs deep underwater or taking out targets after slinking unseen...
A New Novel Imagines What Would Happen If A Mobster Hides Out As A Summerlin Rabbi
Writer Tod Goldberg lived in Summerlin for several years near the turn of the century. So he turned it into the setting of his new novel about a...
Pedro Martinez Turns Down $25K Settlement Offer From Washoe Trustees
Ousted Washoe County School Superintendent Pedro Martinez has turned down a $25,000 settlement put forward by the board of trustees, according to his...
Atheist Sergeant Faces Legal Challenge
A Sergeant at Creech Air Force Base crossed out the words "so help me God" on his re-enlistment contract before signing it earlier this year. The Air...

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The 2014 Fall Culture Guide: Family food and festivals
So, how's your schedule look next week? And the week after that? And the week after that? Whether you're an art-lover, a dance aficionado, a foodie or a live music fan, our culture guide's got the goods for one very busy fall. And we mean busy in a good way - this year's calendar is brimming with sights, sounds and tastes to engage, inspire... [more]

Lion hearted
Omens don't beg for attention in Las Vegas. Everyone's on the lookout for them. You come to town on Flight 18 and it arrives 18 minutes early, your roulette bet is sealed. Your cab driver from the airport strikes you as looking like a taller, thinner, younger, Latino version of Bill Belicheck and you're beelining it to the sports book and... [more]

At first bite: More than a pretty name
Daytime cooking show queen Giada De Laurentiis has a lot to prove with her first restaurant. She does just that - with surprising flair and flavor Unless you're a diehard fan of Food Network personality Giada De Laurentiis, it would be difficult to visit GIADA - her new namesake restaurant - without a critical eye. De Laurentiis, 43, has never... [more]

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Norm describes a significant casualty of the desert heat. There's going to be a big gap in Norm's Yard and a lesson on the reality of our desert landscape.

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It's been a half century since the Beatles had a 'hard day's night,' right here in Las Vegas.

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