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9 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

Hillary Clinton's Speaking Gigs Could Become a Big Problem

The demands and requirements specified by Hillary Clinton when she is booked for a six-figure-speech - including flying on private jets and staying in presidential suites - do not portray the former secretary of state in a particularly flattering light and could even threaten her political future.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Mitt Romney

Justin Timberlake ice Bucket Challenges

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

14 hrs ago | Live Design Online

Get Ahead Of The Game: Portfolio Review At LDI

All grad students and young professionals are invited to participate in the seventh annual LDI Portfolio Review.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Politico

GOP targets Clinton speech contracts

Over the weekend, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported the details of Clinton's typical speaking contract, stipulations that often include a chartered private jet "e.g., a Gulfstream 450 or larger jet"; a presidential suite at hotels and business- or first-class seats for aides to the potential 2016 presidential candidate.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Gulfstream 450, Gulfstream Aircraft, US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney

DigitalKoans

Digital Collections Librarian at University of Nevada Las Vegas

This faculty position, reporting to the Head, Digital Collections, is primarily responsible for managing digital library workflow as part of a fast-paced and highly collaborative team.

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Related Topix: Libraries

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Dallas Blog

Hillary Clinton Widens Income Inequality Gap with Luxury Travel

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton feels so "dead broke," that she demands her donors finance her first class travel accommodations.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Daily Caller

For Hillary Clinton, Nothing Less Than A Gulfstream G450 Will Do

The once nearly "dead broke" former First Lady now makes steep demands when she gives speeches to corporations, groups and universities, according to emails between Clinton's agent and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where Clinton will earn $225,000 for a 90-minute speech in October.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Gulfstream Aircraft, Gulfstream G450, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Politics, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Conservative Political News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Battle for obscure Nevada office all about 2016

2 executive in Nevada to do most days. So why are Harry Reid and Brian Sandoval so involved in the battle over the office this fall? Sandoval, the state's popular Hispanic governor, is the challenger national Republicans dream of should Reid seek a sixth-term in the U.S. Senate in 2016.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Brian Sandoval, US Governors, Joe Biden

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Nevada Business Journal

Henderson Chamber to Host Pat Skorkowsky for Sept. 9 Breakfast

Pat Skorkowsky, superintendent of the Clark County School District, will be the guest speaker during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce's network breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Henderson, NV, Las Vegas, NV

Mon Aug 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lena Prima Returns to Suncoast Showroom, 9/19

Recording artist and entertainer Lena Prima, youngest daughter of music legend Louis Prima, returns to the Suncoast Showroom bringing her powerful voice and infectious energy on September 19. "That Old Black Magic," "Jump Jive 'An Wail," and "Sing Sing Sing" are among the songs made popular by her father that Prima will perform at the Suncoast, the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games

CBS Local

Las Vegas Manager Utilizes Technology To Further Education

As the fifth largest school district in the country, the Clark County School District is taking an innovative approach to educating its students with the guidance of Jesse Welsh, Academic Manager of CCSD's Innovative Learning Environments, including its online The Nevada Learning Academy .

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Education Etc.

Thu Aug 07, 2014

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

CSN students frustrated over delayed financial aid notices

The start of fall classes is just a few weeks away but some community college students are left in limbo over their financial aid.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Jason D Martin's Dying Light Comes to the Galloway Theatre Tonight

Jason D Martin's awarding winning 1994 play, DYING LIGHT, explores the bittersweet love of two young adults, Tom and Jenny, who meet in the most unlikely of places.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

CBS Local

Las Vegas Executive Creates An Architecture Firm To Design His Vision

Edward A. Vance, FAIA is the founder, CEO and design principal of EV&A Architects , a specialty design firm serving the hospitality, commercial and health care industries.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Dakota State University, North Dakota State University

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Reno Gazette-Journal

Community news: Week of July 30

Community news: Week of July 30 West named principal at McDermitt, library reading program ends.

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Related Topix: McDermitt, NV, Las Vegas, NV, University of Nevada-Reno, Reno, NV, Smith Valley, NV

Lexington Herald-Leader

3-D printer making prosthetic hand for Vegas girl

In this July 17, 2014 photo, Katherine Lau, a biomedical engineering student from Rutgers University, Zachary Cook, a UNLV mechanical engineering student, and Kareem Trabia, an A-Tech High School senior, pose at at a University of Nevada, Las Vegas in Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Big News Network.com

UNLV deflates dream of domed stadium

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Success & Service: Ex-Turlock resident finalist in Lay's new potato chip flavor contest

No matter. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, instructor suggested cappucchino as a potato chip flavor in Lay's " Do Us a Flavor " contest, in which entrants suggest new, never-before-tried flavors for the product.

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Related Topix: Turlock, CA, Modesto, CA, Cal State Stanislaus, Sacramento, CA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Photo: Zack Cook, left, an undergraduate Mechanical Engin

Zack Cook, left, an undergraduate Mechanical Engineering student at UNLV works with Katherine Lau, right, as they discuss the fit of the prototype Robohand with Yong Dawson and her 4-year-old daughter Hailey July 23, 2014 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science, Las Vegas, NV, Rutgers University

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Jason D Martin's Dying Light Comes to the Galloway Theatre, August 6-9

Jason D Martin's awarding winning 1994 play, DYING LIGHT, explores the bittersweet love of two young adults, Tom and Jenny, who meet in the most unlikely of places.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV

The Daily Caller

Poll: Voters Think Hillary Clinton's $225K Speaking Fee Is Unfair

A majority of voters in Nevada think it is unfair for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to collect $225,000 when she appears at a University of Nevada-Las Vegas foundation fundraiser in October, according to a new poll.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Conservative Political News

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