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  1. Touro University names new provostRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    Touro University Nevada announced it has hired former UNLV administrator Raymond W. Alden, III to be provost of its Henderson campus.Alden was most recently the vice president for international affairs at Northern Illinois University, where he had also served as provost. He served as executive vice president and provost at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas from 2000 to 2006 before going to Illinois.Alden's academic career began in the sciences after receiving a doctorate in zoology from the University of Florida.Alden said he looked forward to returning to Southern Nevada and working to prepare students to respond to the needs of the community."

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  2. Young coder wins big at AT&T Hackathon with app that helps drivers stay awakeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MSDN Blogs

    Clyde Wallace looks on as his daughter, Sabrina Wallace, discusses their driver-safety app and wearable device they developed at the recent AT&T Hackathon in Las Vegas. When Sabrina Wallace describes her latest technology project, she launches into a pitch and sounds more like a seasoned entrepreneur than a teenager.

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  3. Las Vegas Entrepreneur Finds Success Using Business & TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to FM News 100.5 KXNT! FM News 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and [...] 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 Gina Massenzi, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, Gina.Massenzi@cbsradio.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] Jon Perry is an entrepreneur and vice president of Sting Alarm and Sting Surveillance, utilizing his degree in management information systems.

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  4. Greenwood owns Twitter trollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mercury

    TASMANIA'S US college basketball star Hugh Greenwood has schooled a Twitter troll who dared mock him about his mother's battle with breast cancer. Greenwood scored 22 points, including six three pointers and dunked for the first time in years in New Mexico's 71-69 win over the University of Nevada Las Vegas this week.

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  5. 13 Things To Do This Week In Downtown Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Here is a list of 13 things to do this week in downtown Las Vegas for the week Jan. 22-29: 1. If you are looking for the newest and greatest stuff for your home or yard, check out the Winter Home, Improvement, Outdoor & Spa Expo at Cashman Center from Jan. 23 to 25. Vendors will feature products for home decorating and remodeling; kitchens and baths; windows, doors and floors; patios and awnings; and landscaping. 2. It's Elvis vs. Elvis at the Bunkhouse Saloon on Jan. 23. Performances by Tippy Elvis, Paige Overton of The Clydesdale, The Royal Hounds, The Astaires, Daniel Park, Brian Gibson, 1776 and others.

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  6. USC football sees losses and gains in offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Trojan

    Freshman wide receiver Rahshead Johnson has elected to transfer from USC, a school official confirmed to the Orange County Register on Wednesday. USCFootball.com Senior Analyst and Recruiting Editor Gerard Martinez reported that Johnson will likely enroll at Santa Monica Community College.

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  7. Hillary Clinton's luncheon speech this afternoon will be streamed online.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    WEEKS before another expected presidential bid of her own, Hillary Clinton will likely talk global affairs but avoid any bold statements today in Winnipeg. If today's speech at the RBC Convention Centre is anything like two others she's delivered in Canada in less than a year, the former U.S. senator will focus on foreign relations -- her strength after four years as secretary of state.

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  8. Pedestrian, traffic fatalities prompting meetings in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    A series of recent pedestrian and traffic fatalities in and around Las Vegas have police and academics planning meetings this week to talk about making streets safer for people on foot and in vehicles. Las Vegas police are hosting a two-hour meeting of the Southern Nevada Traffic Safety Committee at noon Tuesday at police headquarters on Martin Luther King Boulevard and Alta Drive.

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  9. Sean McCray joins The International School of HospitalityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Nevada Business Journal

    The International School of Hospitality has named Sean McCray its academic curriculum manager.

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  10. Forte PR Names New Social Media Manager, PR Assistant and Account ExecutiveRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 20, 2015 - LAS VEGAS -- Forte PR is pleased to announce that Aimee Wenske has joined its team as social media manager along with Erica Ramos as PR & social media assistant. In addition, Veronica Kawka has been promoted to account executive.

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  11. Reno Mayor to Attend SOTURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KTVN Reno

    Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve will be among the guests at Tuesday night's State of the Union address in Washington, D.C. On Wednesday, Schieve will join 300 other mayors from around the nation for the 83rd Winter Meeting of the United States Conference of Mayors at the Capital Hilton Hotel. Reid's other guests include Jeff Detrick, who served for 12 years in the U.S. Army as a combat-medic in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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  12. Pedestrian, Traffic Fatalities Prompting Meetings In VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to FM News 100.5 KXNT! FM News 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and [...] 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 Gina Massenzi, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, Gina.Massenzi@cbsradio.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] LAS VEGAS - A series of recent pedestrian and traffic fatalities in and around Las Vegas have police and academics planning meetings this week to talk about making streets safer for people on foot and in vehicles.

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  13. RapidMiner Opens Modern Analytics Platform to Academia WorldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Market Wire

    RapidMiner , the industry's easiest-to-use Modern Analytics platform, today introduced RapidMiner Academia -- a program that provides free use of the commercial version of its platform to students, professors, researchers and other academics at non-profit educational institutions. "'Analytics.

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  14. Nevada governor: It's time to raise taxes, boost educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Education Week

    In his State of the State address, Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval described a letter he enclosed in a time capsule that's meant to be opened 50 years from now, when Nevada turns 200 years old. "As I wrote, I realized that the success or failure of the governor and people of Nevada in 2064 will largely depend upon our decisions today," he said during Thursday night's speech.

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  15. Sandoval: It's time to raise taxes, boost educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Nevada Appeal

    In his State of the State address, Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval described a letter he enclosed in a time capsule that's meant to be opened 50 years from now, when Nevada turns 200 years old. "As I wrote, I realized that the success or failure of the governor and people of Nevada in 2064 will largely depend upon our decisions today," he said during Thursday night's speech.

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  16. Presto Cafe introducing new menu items for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Presto Cafe in Henderson has announced its adding several new items to its menu. Presto Cafe supports both fit and healthy lifestyles and uses only the freshest ingredients available from local vendors.

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  17. Las Vegas Nursing Jobs Are Booming, Especially With Advanced DegreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to FM News 100.5 KXNT! FM News 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and [] 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 Gina Massenzi, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, Gina.Massenzi@cbsradio.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [] According to a report released by the United States Department of Labor , the employment of registered nurses is projected to grow 19 percent from 2012 to 2022, more than many other occupations.

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  18. Grant Hill can relate to Bulls' Derrick Rose, Jimmy ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Chicago Tribune

    Grant Hill sits on the NBATV set before practice at the Mendenhall Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on July 29, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Grant Hill sits on the NBATV set before practice at the Mendenhall Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on July 29, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  19. Governor Sandoval: "It's time to raise taxes, boost education"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KTVN Reno

    Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval acknowledges he faces a challenge getting his lofty plans for a $1.1 billion tax increase and a major expansion of education programs through the Legislature. It's a bold agenda for a state that has consistently rejected moves to add money to its education system, has one of the lowest high school graduation rates in the nation and ranks near the bottom in per-pupil funding.

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  20. Brian Sandavol says it's time to raise taxes, boost educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval acknowledges he faces a challenge getting his lofty plans for a $1.1 billion tax increase and a major expansion of education programs through the Legislature. It's a bold agenda for a state that has consistently rejected moves to add money to its education system, has one of the lowest high school graduation rates in the nation and ranks near the bottom in per-pupil funding.

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