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  1. Jerry Tarkanian's grandson, 5, suffers a stroke just two months...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Michael Buble the sexist beast: Star hit by fan backlash for Instagram 'body-shaming' woman in tight shorts he saw in Miami 'Let me know if you can't get these items': Online backlash after mom sends gift requests with invite for son's first birthday party... and says receipts MUST be included Video of Suge Knight plowing into two men in his pickup truck released during former rap mogul's murder trial The King of Clubs is dead: Former Saddam henchman on US most-wanted list who became ISIS commander is killed in fighting near former tyrant's home city Did a spilled can of COKE cause the computer blackout that brought the world's financial markets to a standstill? EXCLUSIVE: Ben Affleck wanted his slave owner ancestor 'censored' from Finding Your Roots PBS documentary - and show's host covered it up, leaked emails reveal Jeb fires hot sauce at Hillary, saying when he goes to Chipotle, he ... (more)

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  2. U. appoints former state budget director to business school postRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    The University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business has appointed Juliette Tennert as director of economic and public policy research. She has been serving as budget director and chief economist for Utah Gov. Gary Herbert.

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  3. Survey: Majority of Vegas tourists married, 45 years old, one-third from CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority says it has a pretty good idea who visited the destination last year: 45-year-old married people making $40,000 or more, with one-third of them coming from neighbouring California. They came in pairs and left the kids - if any - at home, spending $281.88 on food and drinks, $149.77 to shop and budgeting $530.11 each to gamble, more than they have in the past five years.

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  4. Roping her first horse at age 7, Camp Verde senior Sharli Macdonald...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Bugle

    Macdonald, a senior, has been in rodeo for five years. VVN photo by Derek Evans Many student athletes grow up with the hopes and dreams of competing in college.

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  5. Protesters Call for Higher Fast-Food Worker, Professor WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Activists seeking higher wages for fast-food workers and adjunct professors rallied at college campuses and McDonald's restaurants in Las Vegas as part of a coordinated nationwide series of protests. Laura Martin with rally organizer Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada said Wednesday that protesters included some McDonald's workers who walked off their jobs to join.

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  6. Gun issue sparks activismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NewsReview.com

    On Sept. 2 at Idaho State in Pocatello, a few weeks after a new guns-on-campus law took effect, chemistry professor Byron Bennett was lecturing a classroom containing 20 students when a gun somehow fell out of his pocket and fired.

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  7. Vegas protesters call for higher fast-food worker, professor wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Activists seeking higher wages for fast-food workers and adjunct professors rallied at college campuses and McDonald's restaurants in Las Vegas as part of a coordinated nationwide series of protests. Laura Martin with rally organizer Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada said Wednesday that protesters included some McDonald's workers who walked off their jobs to join.

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  8. Fast Food Workers Want Higher WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | 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, mpulicella@cbs.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [] LAS VEGAS - Activists seeking higher wages for fast-food workers and adjunct professors rallied at college campuses and McDonald's restaurants in Las Vegas as part of a coordinated nationwide series of protests.

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  9. Cliven Bundy supporter pleads guilty to threatening federal officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Los Angeles Times

    An out-of-state supporter of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy has pleaded guilty in a federal court in Pennsylvania to making threats against a Bureau of Land Management enforcement official during Bundy's 2014 standoff against federal officials over land grazing rights. Some Bundy supporters, as well as Bundy himself, wonder whether this is the first in a series of legal moves the federal government might take against the recalcitrant rancher, whose so-called citizen militia challenged BLM officials in an armed face-off last April.

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  10. Champs and locals set to compete at Round-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Red Bluff >> The 94th Red Bluff Round-Up will have a strong mix of world champions and locals as around 500 contestants are expected to compete for more than $250,000 in prize money. The Round-Up begins at 7 p.m. Friday and continues with performances 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Tehama District Fairground.

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  11. Survey: Only 12 percent come to Las Vegas mainly to gambleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority says it has a pretty good idea who visited the destination last year: 45-year-old married people making $40,000 or more, with one-third of them coming from neighboring California. They came in pairs and left the kids - if any - at home, spending $281.88 on food and drinks, $149.77 to shop and budgeting $530.11 each to gamble, more than they have in the past five years.

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  12. Survey: Most Vegas tourists married, many from CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cybercast News Service

    The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority says it has a pretty good idea who visited the destination last year: 45-year-old married people making $40,000 or more, with one-third of them coming from neighboring California. They came in pairs and left the kids - if any - at home, spending $281.88 on food and drinks, $149.77 to shop and budgeting $530.11 each to gamble, more than they have in the past five years.

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  13. There Are Ways TV-Loving Expats Can Get Around the Dreaded 'Geo-Block'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Wall Street Journal

    If you have ever tried to stream video from another country, you've probably seen this notice: "This content is not available in your location." That's because companies like Amazon, Hulu and Netflix use a practice called "geo-blocking" to prevent people in one country from accessing content in another.

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  14. Firms Circumvent Geo-Blocking, Helping Expats Watch Favorite Shows AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    If you have ever tried to stream video from another country, you've probably seen this notice: "This content is not available in your location." That's because companies like Amazon, Hulu and Netflix use a practice called "geo-blocking" to prevent people in one country from accessing content in another.

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  15. Ed Bernstein To Interview Len Jessup 4/19Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Emailwire.com

    Tune in on April 19, 2015 to catch the interview between UNLV President Len Jessup and Attorney Ed Bernstein on The Ed Bernstein Show. Las Vegas, NV -- This week on The Ed Bernstein Show , the new President of the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Len Jessup, will be interviewed.

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  16. UNLV students hold marathon in support of local leukemia patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Students at University of Nevada Las Vegas are taking action to raise awareness about the need for bone marrow donors in support of local leukemia patients. On Saturday, students hosted the inaugural Las Vegas Marrow-thon.

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  17. Careers Are Available In Las Vegas Fast Food Restaurant IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | 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, mpulicella@cbs.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] According to the Bureau of Labor Statistic's website: "One occupational group-food preparation and serving related-was chosen to illustrate the diversity of data available for any of the 22 major occupational categories.

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  18. College Soccer: Next chapter begins for Peninsula men's programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... volunteer at Redlands, then had the chance to coach athletes at the Division I level for the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, while also heading up high school and club teams. Rodriguez then spent two seasons back at Redlands as a graduate assistant ...

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  19. sports_baseball_FEATURERead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Lantern

    As Hall of Fame manager Casey Stengel once said, "Now there's three things that can happen in a ball game: you can win, you can lose, or it can rain." After a week of rainouts, the Ohio State baseball team experienced both the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat in its weekend series against the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, completing Stengel's trifecta.

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  20. Washington Huskies guard Nigel Williams-Goss transferring, considering GeorgetownRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Big East Coast Bias

    The Big East Conference's Georgetown University on his short list of schools he has interest in transferring to according to both Jeff Goodman of ESPN and Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports . Also included on Williams-Goss' list are The University of Texas, The University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Michigan State University and Gonzaga University.

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