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  1. Lamar Odom throws spotlight on Nevada's not-so-secret vice: legal brothelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... app away. The number of brothels open for business has fallen from 30 in 2009, according to University of Nevada-Las Vegas research, to something closer to 17 today. The exact number isn't clear, since the state doesn't advertise the fact anywhere. ...

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  2. Studies show roughhousing is good for kids' brainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Deseret News

    All childhood aggression is not equal, but that's a fact missed by stringent no-touch policies that eradicate free-play activities like a good game of tag or dodgeball. And the strict rules come with a cost, according to experts who say roughhousing is good for kids and the development of both skills and brain power.

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  3. Palm Desert Students Attend ACUI Region 1 Closing BanquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Patch.com

    Rancho Mirage Student Center students and staff at the ACUI Region I closing banquet at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Edgar, Jesse, and Janet represented the Palm Desert Campus at the conference which focuses on student union programming, activities, issues, and student & staff development.

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  4. Texas prepares for Betsy Rawls Longhorn InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Daily Texan

    ... 14 teams, including three Big 12 schools: Kansas State, Oklahoma and Texas Tech. Last year, University of Nevada-Las Vegas and Tulane tied for first in the tournament, while then Baylor senior Baylor Hayley Davis won the tournament as an individual. ...

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  5. CSN film recounts nontraditional students' strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Cast and crew members from the documentary AfA3 4AfA AfAoNo Greater OddsAfA3 4AfA AfA1 are shown at the CSN Cheyenne campus at 3200 Cheyenne Ave. in North Las Vegas on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015. Shown are, from left, cast members Monique Makhlouf , Carlos Holguin , and Barbara Ayarza, producer and cinematographer John C. Aliano, executive producer James R. McCoy, cast member Jaklin Guyumjyan , director Patrick Wirtz and cast member Tyrone Monique Makhlouf's first stint as a student at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas was an intimidating experience fraught with challenges.

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  6. Attention turns to Nevada's legal brothels after Lamar Odom was found unconsciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | The Current

    ... app away. The number of brothels open for business has fallen from 30 in 2009, according to University of Nevada-Las Vegas research, to something closer to 17 today. The exact number isn't clear, since the state doesn't advertise the fact anywhere. ...

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  7. Odom tragedy lays bare Nevada's brothel industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... app away. The number of brothels open for business has fallen from 30 in 2009, according to University of Nevada-Las Vegas research, to something closer to 17 today. The exact number isn't clear, since the state doesn't advertise the fact anywhere. ...

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  8. Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Names Melissa L. Waite ShareholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    Melissa L. Waite was recently announced as a shareholder for Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little.

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  9. Odom shows signs of recovery, as eyes turn toward brothelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... app away. The number of brothels open for business has fallen from 30 in 2009, according to University of Nevada-Las Vegas research, to something closer to 17 today. The exact number isn't clear, since the state doesn't advertise the fact anywhere. ...

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  10. Nevada's legal brothels are the state's not-so-secret viceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Gazette

    ... app away. The number of brothels open for business has fallen from 30 in 2009, according to University of Nevada-Las Vegas research, to something closer to 17 today. The exact number isn't clear, since the state doesn't advertise the fact anywhere. ...

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  11. David Weidlich has been appointed Vice President of Operations,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Hospitality Net

    David Weidlich has been appointed Vice President of Operations, Eastern Region at Loews Hotels & Resorts in New York - NY, USA Loews Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of David Weidlich as Vice President of Operations for the portfolio's Eastern Region. A seasoned hotel operator with more than 25 years of domestic and international experience, Weidlich oversees all aspects of operations for six Loews properties including Loews Madison Hotel, Loews Annapolis Hotel, Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Loews Boston Hotel, and Loews Regency New York.

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  12. Online Learning: How Effective Is It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    It used to be that if we wanted to learn something, we took a class in a classroom, in a building, and with a teacher in front of the room. Of course that's still often the case, but over the last 15 or 20 years or so, online learning, in its various forms, has become ubiquitous in our lives.

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  13. Lamar Odom's crisis shine's light on Nevada's legal brothelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... app away. The number of brothels open for business has fallen from 30 in 2009, according to University of Nevada-Las Vegas research, to something closer to 17 today. The exact number isn't clear, since the state doesn't advertise the fact anywhere. ...

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  14. Nevada's Struggling Brothels in Spotlight After Lamar Odom IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | TIME.com

    ... it's only allowed in licensed brothels in 10 of Nevada's 17 counties, says Barbara Brents, a University of Nevada-Las Vegas sociology professor. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal , there are 18 brothels throughout the state, down from ...

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  15. All the People Who Tried to Save LamarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    Lamar Odom's life contained an inordinate amount of tragedy, heartbreak and addiction-but through it all, a loyal cadre of coaches and fellow NBA stars stuck by him. In 1998, when Lamar Odom was forced to leave the University of Nevada-Las Vegas basketball program over a testing scandal before he ever played a game, Odom's high-school basketball coach told The Baltimore Sun that his move out of Nevada was a blessing in disguise.

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  16. Investcorp adds $400m to US property portfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Investcorp, a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products, yesterday announced that its US-based real estate arm, through separate transactions, has acquired a portfolio of eight residential properties in the metropolitan areas of Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Atlanta and Dallas for approximately $400m. These transactions take the firm's total real estate acquisitions for the last 12 months past $1bn, marking the continuation of a highly active period of investment for Investcorp's real estate group.

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  17. Churches a good place for HIV testing, treatment in africaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Churches and other faith-based centers are good locations to offer HIV testing and treatment for pregnant women in isolated areas of sub-Saharan Africa, a new study shows. Worldwide, about 87 percent of pregnant women with HIV and more than 90 percent of children with HIV live in sub-Saharan Africa, according to UNAIDS, a United Nations health care program that targets HIV and AIDS.

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  18. Nevada brothels: Things to know in wake of Lamar Odom's collapseRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    Nevada's bordellos are getting attention after former NBA and reality TV star Lamar Odom collapsed inside one, the Love Ranch in Crystal, about 60 miles outside Las Vegas. Odom, 35, is hospitalized in Las Vegas and his illness and condition remain unclear.

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  19. New Research: Benchmark Your Green Meeting PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Meetings Net

    With sustainability a strong focus among corporate brands and their customers, a new research project seeks to measure the green practices of Fortune 500 companies now as compared to five years ago - particularly in the realm of meetings and events. "Evidence points to many organizations implementing sustainable practices in their events in recent years, but currently no organization is collecting their stories or communicating their impact," said Roger Simons, CMP, president of the global board of directors at the Green Meeting Industry Council and global sustainability manager for MCI, based in Singapore.

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  20. Dr. Zhongbo Yu of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas receives NGWA...Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | Water Well Journal

    Dr. Zhongbo Yu of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas has received the John Hem Award for Excellence in Science & Engineering from the National Ground Water Association. The John Hem Award honors significant scientific or engineering contributions to the understanding of groundwater.

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