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  1. EARTH Magazine: Asbestos found in Nevada and ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | EurekAlert!

    In 2011, geologists at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, began discovering asbestos where none should be -- in granite rocks with a geologic history not previously known to produce asbestos. The discoveries, in Clark County in southern Nevada and across the border in northwestern Arizona, suggest that asbestos may be more widespread than previously thought; they also raise questions about the potential health hazards of naturally occurring asbestos .

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  2. Nevada households fare poorly in studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    An aerial view of a North Las Vegas residential community are seen, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014.

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  3. Nevada gets low marks in financial opportunity studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Nevada households earned poor marks in everything from subprime credit scores to financial assets in a nationwide study released Thursday. The 2015 Assets and Opportunity Scorecard, compiled by the Corporation for Enterprise Development, ranked Nevada 50th among states and the District of Columbia for consumers with subprime credit scores.

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  4. McDonald Carano Wilson Announces New AssociateRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    McDonald Carano Wilson LLP Managing Partner John Frankovich announced that Chandeni Sendall has recently joined the firm as an associate.

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  5. VEA Announces New Marketing Team MembersRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    Valley Electric Association, Inc. , a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Pahrump, announced it has hired two new marketing employees, Marketing and Media Relations Representative Thomas Moore and Community Relations Representative Cassandra Selbach.

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  6. Let Freedom RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    Republicans have control over the entire Nevada government. Will the state budget be smaller or larger in 2016? You can't bet on politics in Nevada like you can in England.

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  7. Las Vegas Injury Attorneys Henness and Haight Welcome Oscar PeraltaRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | PRWeb

    Henness and Haight, Injury Attorneys in Las Vegas, welcome the newest attorney to their law firm, Oscar Peralta. Oscar is an accomplished attorney who has done a lot for the community in Las Vegas.

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  8. Florida State Coach Mark Krikorian Wins Third National TitleRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Groong

    Florida State Coach Mark Krikorian Wins Third National Title By Tom Vartabedian on January 28, 2015 TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--Add the name to the venerable list of prominent Armenian-American coaches who have made an imprint on the national scene. He's Mark Krikorian and he just coached Florida State University to its first-ever NCAA Division 1 women's soccer championship.

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  9. Exclusive: Spending- why 'red' states shoulder the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WHTC

    As Washington has tightened its belt in recent years, the budget cuts have sliced most deeply in states where President Obama is unpopular, according to an analysis of federal spending by Reuters. Between the 2009 and 2013 fiscal years, funding for a wide swath of discretionary grant programs, from Head Start preschool education to anti drug initiatives, fell by an average of 40 percent in Republican-leaning states like Texas and Mississippi.

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  10. Republican 'Red' States Shoulder the Deepest Cuts Under ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | News Max

    As Washington has tightened its belt in recent years, the budget cuts have sliced most deeply in states where President Obama is unpopular, according to an analysis of federal spending by Reuters. Between the 2009 and 2013 fiscal years, funding for a wide swath of discretionary grant programs, from Head Start preschool education to anti drug initiatives, fell by an average of 40 percent in Republican-leaning states like Texas and Mississippi.

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  11. Sam Tripoli: "Politics Is Like Pro Wrestling. They're All Getting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | City Pages

    It's fitting that a comic who does a popular sports podcast is performing at the House of Comedy during Super Bowl week. "I've loved sports since I was kid," says Sam Tripoli, who co-hosts Punch Drunk with fellow comics Ari Shaffir and Jayson Thibault.

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  12. Touro University names new provostRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | 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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  13. Young coder wins big at AT&T Hackathon with app that helps drivers stay awakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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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  14. Las Vegas Entrepreneur Finds Success Using Business & TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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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  15. Greenwood owns Twitter trollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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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  16. 13 Things To Do This Week In Downtown Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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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  17. USC football sees losses and gains in offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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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  18. Hillary Clinton's luncheon speech this afternoon will be streamed online.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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  19. Pedestrian, traffic fatalities prompting meetings in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | 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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  20. Sean McCray joins The International School of HospitalityRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

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

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