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  1. Indulge your inner snob at Vegas' secret hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    This is a city where someone actually thought, "Hey, let's have people jump off the top of our hotel on a vertical zip line". Where someone said, "Forget about strip shows, let's have day clubs with topless pools where we charge male tourists a lot of money to stare at female tourists".

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  2. UFV golfer Pauls in fine form heading into UniversiadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Aaron Pauls heads into the men's golf tournament at the Summer Universiade in Gwangju, South Korea this week, and it's hard to imagine anyone in the field will be more prepared. Heading into the men's golf tournament at the Summer Universiade in Gwangju, South Korea this week, it's hard to imagine anyone in the field will be more prepared than Aaron Pauls.

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  3. Boosting Las Vegas tourism goal of governor's new groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Governor Brian Sandoval says a new committee tasked with looking at ways to boost tourism in Las Vegas will have a year to report back on what needs to be built - including convention space, stadiums and transportation - and how it might be funded.

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  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    Full-day kindergarten is being credited with helping students achieve higher test scores and even to lead longer, healthier lives. A recent study conducted at University of Nevada, Las Vegas found those who attended full-day kindergarten performed better in school than their half-day counterparts.

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  5. Govenor's New Group Wants To Boost TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, [email protected] Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [] LAS VEGAS - Governor Brian Sandoval says a new committee tasked with looking at ways to boost tourism in Las Vegas will have a year to report back on what needs to be built - including convention space, stadiums and transportation - and how it might be funded.

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  6. Portland Trail Blazers Release Summer League RosterRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | Blazers Edge

    The Blazers aren't messing around with rookie bigs. Of the 6 players 6'9" or taller, 5 have NBA experience and the 6th is Marko Keselj who is 27 and has been playing at various levels professionally for 11 years.

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  7. Safe swimming takes a bit of chemistry and a watchful eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    It's the last thing you want to hear before heading off for a relaxing afternoon poolside, but here goes: Don't think of it as swimming. Think of it as taking a bath with a few hundred strangers.

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  8. Committee formed to focus on Southern Nevada tourism improvementsRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | RGT Online

    The governor on Monday signed an executive order forming a committee to prioritize tourism improvement projects in Southern Nevada and draft a report with recommendations in the next year. The 11-member committee, to be chaired by Steve Hill, executive director of the Governor's Office of Economic Development, includes six casino executives, the president of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the CEO of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce and two local government leaders.

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  9. ESPN Magazine's Body Issue: How Athletes Are ChosenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | ABC News

    On the field, U.S. women's soccer star Ali Krieger turned heads with her team's jaw-dropping win at Sunday's World Cup final. Off the field, she will be turning heads for a totally different reason because Krieger is among 24 athletes who stripped down and bared it all, tastefully, for the annual ESPN The Magazine's "Body Issue."

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  10. New Fitchburg State University chapter beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Fitchburg State University's new president, Richard Lapidus, during his first day in the top job. "I've been sort of in the wings for months, and the anticipation was certainly building."

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  11. SymbolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    During an October 1971 occupation of the UNR student union by African-American students, a protestor used one of Nevada's nicknames on his sign. The student newspaper at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the Rebel Yell, once carried a Confederate flag on its front page.

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  12. Culture Defines Service-Focused PentaRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | McGraw-Hill Construction

    ... in Las Vegas included a new headquarters for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept.; the University of Nevada-Las Vegas student union; the Caesars Convention Center; and a collection of other projects at the resort and elsewhere. The firm also ...

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  13. Webinar: Building Your Inspection Team and the Challenges with Anti-freeze SolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Sprinkler Age

    The webinar starts with a discussion regarding the challenges of building a team of qualified water-based fire protection inspectors. The competition for trained technicians to perform water-based fire system inspections and tests is growing tougher by the day.

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  14. Man dead after Saturday night altercation near UNLVRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  15. State's horse-racing industry being threatened by potential for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Force the Pass, ridden by Joel Rosario, coming down the home stretch on the outside of the track won the Penn Mile Stakes in a photo finish, May 30, 2015. James Robinson, PennLive.com Each year, Pennsylvania's agriculture and horse racing industries pour billions of dollars into Pennsylvania's economy and support tens of thousands of jobs.

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  16. WGU Nevada Names Dr. Spencer Stewart as ChancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    WGU Nevada has named Las Vegas native Dr. Spencer D. Stewart as its first Chancellor.

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  17. Former UW center Robert Upshaw goes undrafted, will sign with LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Perhaps being booted from two teams in two years and admitting to a substance abuse problem scarred NBA teams away from Robert Upshaw, who wasn't among the 60 players taken in Thursday's NBA draft. Or maybe a heart condition that was detected at last month's NBA combine had something to do with the 7-foot shot-blocking phenom going undrafted despite many draft analysts projecting him as a second-round pick.

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  18. Meet Talyah Polee: Could She Be First Miss Colorado to Win Miss USA Pageant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Denver Westword

    ... with beauty pageant contestants. She was a world-class track-and-field heptathlete at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, completing in events such as the high jump.... According to 9News , she's using her sports expertise for charitable purposes, ...

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  19. Murchison & Cumming Welcomes New Senior Associate to the Las Vegas OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | PRWeb

    Murchison & Cumming, LLP is pleased to announce that Tyler N. Ure has joined the firm's Las Vegas office as a Senior Associate. "We are very happy to have Tyler on the team," said Partner-in-Charge Michael J. Nunez.

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  20. Harry Reid Questions States' Statues in U.S. CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    People offended by a turbulent chapter of U.S. history are making a new effort to eradicate the symbols of that bygone day and age. Calls to remove the Confederate battle flag from state capitals are now shifting to the statues that southern states have placed in the U.S. Capitol.

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