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Report: Future of Sen. Harry Reid Unclear
Forty years ago, Harry Reid lost a close race for U.S. Senate to former Nevada Governor Paul Laxalt. Now more than half-way through his fifth term,...
Should Children Have Access To Automatic Weapons?
Some tourists come to Las Vegas specifically to enjoy the thrill of firing a gun. Automatic weapons offer a particular kick, since most civilians don’t...
Drone Company Moves To Nevada
Ashima Devices makes unmanned aerial vehicles -- or drones -- roughly the size of vinyl LPs. The 12-inch circular objects can be launched by hand and...
Animal Overload
Nevada’s Animal Foundation has all the dogs and cats it can handle for the moment. The organization reports it’s filled to capacity and is imploring...
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Best Doctors 2014
Your health is your most precious investment. Why choose a doctor that's second best? That's why we partnered with Best Doctors, Inc., whose researchers find the nation's best physicians in dozens of specialties. In Nevada, they've identified 95 doctors in 38 specialties who meet their standards for effectiveness and expertise. How to use... [more]

The wizard behind the curtain
When you gasp in wonder at a Strip show illusion, that's the magic of Thom Rubino. Thom who? Exactly? Thom Rubino is really into choppers. How's a chopper work? Come in! Come in! He'll show you. You've got to try it, he says in his living room, surrounded by magic paraphernalia, illusion books and wizard figurines. He holds up a mini guillotine... [more]

At first bite: The French reconnection
Daniel Boulud returns to town with a modern brasserie. French fries? Of course - and so much more. Like every other celebrity chef these days, Daniel Boulud makes a signature burger with fries - three kinds, in fact. (I'm partial to The Piggie, topped with pulled pork so good you'd think you were in Memphis.) Just don't expect it to arrive in a... [more]

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Choosing a method for ridding your garden of an unwanted guest, be it bug or weed, is not always a simple choice. But the more you know, the better it goes. Here's Angela O'Callaghan

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When the Civil Rights Act was passed a half century ago, not everyone within Nevada's political circles was onboard with it. The decision was not a simple one for some Nevada Senators.

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