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  1. Earth's Most Abundant Mineral Found - In A Rock From SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... down there. But it was never seen until Chi Ma and his colleague Oliver Tschauner of the University of Nevada-Las Vegas found a sample locked away in a 4.5-billion-year-old meteorite. A sample of the 4.5 billion-year-old Tenham meteorite that ...

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  2. Opinion: New UNT president gets a financial trial by fireRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    University of North Texas President Neal Smatresk said he was aware of the university's financial woes before accepting his job in February - but not the extent of the millions of dollars misspent.

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  3. Experts: Las Vegas economy making a strong comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    Experts say the southern Nevada economy is on the rebound, and predict that employment will return to pre-recession levels by early 2016.

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  4. Las Vegas-area employment will rebound by 2016, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Fox 23

    According to a new report, experts say that southern Nevada's economy is on the rebound -- and they predict that employment will return to pre-recession levels within two years.

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  5. Harry Reid Won't Go To a Redskins Game Till They Change Their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... bacon, Reid's got quite a few things named after him, including a research facility at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Why isn't Harry Reid and the grievance train he came in on offended that he has a facility named after him at a school that ...

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  6. Report: Vegas-area employment will rebound by 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The southern Nevada economy is on the rebound, and employment will return to pre-recession levels by early 2016, according to forecasters at the University of Nevada , Las Vegas.

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  7. Earth's Most Abundant, Yet Elusive, Mineral Named After Nobel Prize WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Scientific American

    The elusive mineral bridgmanite is shown in a shock melt vein inside a 4.5-billion-year-old meteorite found in Queensland, Australia.

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  8. Earth's Most Abundant, But Hidden Mineral RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    We at Discovery News are loving the new photos of Earth coming in from VIIRS, the biggest and most important instrument of the five aboard NASA's Earth-observing satellite - Suomi NPP.

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  9. Celebration of Life honoring Jim Rogers to be held SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The event is open to the public. Jim Rogers passed away Saturday evening after a long battle with cancer.

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  10. Philanthropist, education advocate Jim Rogers diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Nevada Appeal

    Jim Rogers, a philanthropist and education advocate who served as chancellor of Nevada's higher education system from 2005 to 2009 without pay, died Saturday evening at his Las Vegas home after a bout with cancer.

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  11. TV Mogul, prolific philanthropist Jim Rogers diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Jim Rogers, a philanthropist and education advocate who served as chancellor of Nevada's higher education system from 2005 to 2009 without pay, died Saturday evening at his Las Vegas home after a bout with cancer.

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  12. 2 ex-UNLV employees arrested in credit card schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Two former University of Nevada, Las Vegas employees have been arrested on suspicion of using university credit cards to buy items such as iPods, cameras and electronic accessories for themselves.

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  13. Earth's Most Abundant, But Hidden Mineral Finally Seen, NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Live Science

    Earth's most abundant mineral lies deep in the planet's interior, sealed off from human eyes.

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  14. NBA Releases 2014 Samsung NBA Summer League ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Carolina Beaches

    The NBA today unveiled the schedule for the 2014 Samsung NBA Summer League, which will be held July 11-21 at the Thomas & Mack Center and COX Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

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  15. Timberwolves will open summer league July 12 vs. MavericksRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | TwinCities

    The Wolves will play in the preliminary round against the Dallas Mavericks on July 12, the Washington Wizards on July 13 and the Chicago Bulls on July 15. All games will be played at the Thomas and Mack Center on the campus of the University of Nevada-Las Vegas.

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  16. Latest UNLV Stadium Plan Off Due To LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is back to the drawing board after officials say the location where they wanted to build a new stadium is too close to the busy McCarran International Airport.

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  17. NY Times: Tunica's casino closing impacts more than gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Apparently, Mississippi's successful venture into the casino industry 20 years ago was so outstanding that it ultimately led to the industry unraveling in the Tunica market - once the third-largest casino market in the country.

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  18. Jake Fischer Appointed as THG Vice President of DevelopmentRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Hotel Interactive

    The Hotel Group announced today that Jake Fischer rejoined the hotel management investment management company as Vice President of Development with a focus on growth and development of the hotel portfolio primarily in the eastern half of the United States.

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  19. UNLV Stadium Plans Grounded By AirportRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | CBS Local

    The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is back to the drawing board after officials say the location where they wanted to build a new stadium is too close to the busy McCarran International Airport.

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  20. Pasco proposal to end valedictorian title doesn't rankle university leadersRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... spokeswoman Lucy Miller said. "We're always thrilled when they choose to come to PHSC." The University of Nevada-Las Vegas, like PHSC, admits students based on whether they meet set criteria. So from an admissions point of view, being valedictorian ...

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