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  1. Space Rock Sheds Light on Mysterious Mineral on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | SPACE.com

    A rock from space is giving scientists the first glimpse of a mineral long thought to be the most abundant mineral on Earth, but which researchers lacked a natural sample of until now. This discovery could shed light on the structure and dynamics of the inner Earth , as well as the early history of the solar system, according to the new paper.

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  2. Battle for Fremont Cannon takes place on Saturday at Sam Boyd StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    The University of Nevada, Las Vegas and University of Nevada in Reno will take the field Saturday night at Sam Boyd Stadium. The Rebels and the Wolf Pack are both struggling right now.

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  3. Iggy Azalea's Vegas Performance; Jane Lynch's Arts FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Access Hollywood

    Iggy Azalea dropped in at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for a free musical performance. Plus, Jane Lynch opens her doors for the CIROC Pineapple's Adopt the Arts fundraiser.

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  4. Hillary for hire: Clinton charges $300,000 for speechesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | MarketWatch

    If Hillary Clinton makes another run for the White House in 2016, voters will likely have plenty of opportunity to hear her speak at all sorts of public forums. But meanwhile, the former first lady, U.S. Senator and U.S. Secretary of State is taking in big dollars on the paid talk circuit.

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  5. Space Rock Sheds Light on Mysterious Mineral on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | LiveScience

    A rock from space is giving scientists the first glimpse of a mineral long thought to be the most abundant mineral on Earth, but which researchers lacked a natural sample of until now. This discovery could shed light on the structure and dynamics of the inner Earth , as well as the early history of the solar system, according to the new paper.

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  6. Hillary Clinton charged $300k for UCLA speech, demanded crudit and diet ginger aleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Washington Times

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton charged $300,000 to speak to students and faculty at University of California Los Angeles in March, even after school officials tried to negotiate the deal. According to new documents obtained by the Washington Post under the Freedom of Information Act, the school asked for a reduced rate for public universities, but Mrs. Clinton 's representatives said that $300,000 was the "special university rate."

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  7. A data-driven understanding of gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Boston.com

    A key feature of the 2011 expanded gaming law was to establish a research plan to assess the social and economic impacts of casino gambling in Massachusetts. The research establishes a comprehensive baseline followed by repeated and equally comprehensive longitudinal analysis.

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  8. UAlbany looking for a win against UNLVRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | WTEN-TV Albany

    It's extremely early in the season, but the University at Albany men feel that getting a win Wednesday night against Colgate is important for so many reasons. First being 2-2 sounds better than 1-3, especially as they travel to University of Nevada, Las Vegas on Thursday.

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  9. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The White House

    President Obama said, "I am pleased to announce that these experienced and committed individuals have decided to serve our country. I look forward to working with them in the months and years ahead."

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  10. Las Vegas lends itself to weird urban legendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Editor's note: This story was first published in 2011. We're reposting it today because we think our readers will be just as interested in it now as they were a few years ago, especially with Las Vegas' ever-changing population.

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  11. Yee-hah! Demand for National Finals Rodeo Tickets at All-Time HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | TheStreet.com

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  12. Men's Soccer Stuns Stanford to Advance to Sweet 16Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | New University

    UC Irvine men's soccer team advance to their consecutive sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament as they defeated No. 6 Stanford 1-0 in overtime Sunday evening on the road at Cagan Stadium.

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  13. Executive Order On Immigration Creates Demand For Legal AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | National Public Radio

    Steve Inskeep talks to Michael Kagan, a law professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, who also co-directs a clinic that offers free legal aid to immigrants.

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  14. Mario Moccia to be named NMSU's new athletic directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    Confirmation that Moccia has been chosen comes from a source close to the search who says NMSU President Garrey Carruthers is extremely impressed with Moccia. The finalists for the NMSU job were: Rory Hickock, deputy athletics director at the University of Nevada-Reno; Gerard Koloskie, former deputy director of athletics/senior associate athletics director at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas; Mario Moccia, director of athletics for Southern Illinois University; and Ronald Prettyman, athletics director for Indiana State University.

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  15. NMSU to name new athletic director at 2 p.m. todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    "Dr. Boston has done a fine job in leading our athletics department over the past 10 years," Carruthers said in August.

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  16. Ownership of state's casinos sparks disputes among tribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    When it comes to controlling California's flashy Las Vegas-style casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations that collectively generate billions of dollars a year to sustain Native Americans up and down the state. With this backdrop, several tribes in the past two years have fallen into nasty, sometimes violent, power struggles pitting factions and families against one another.

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  17. ICMAD Celebrates Young Designers in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    Last year's winner was George Martinez from Otis College of Art & Design with Ian Ginsberg, C.O. Bigelow; Pam Busiek, ICMAD and Kathy Ireland, KIWWW. Last year's winner was George Martinez from Otis College of Art & Design with Ian Ginsberg, C.O. Bigelow; Pam Busiek, ICMAD and Kathy Ireland, KIWWW.

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  18. Planned Strip arena would have unique feature - a retractable roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    This is a "traction drive system" technology to open and close the roof of the NFL Houston Texas stadium. This rendering released in late October, 2014, depicts the interior of an arena that is under construction near the SLS, which is at the north end of the Las Vegas Strip.

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  19. Casino manager turns gambling Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    ... of him, Nailon headed to gaming's mecca, earning a degree in hotel administration from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. He interned at Caesars Palace, and in 1980 started working as a table-games dealer, working his way up to pit boss. When his ...

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  20. Richard S. LapidusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Administrative experience also includes: Associate dean of Administration, College of Business and Economics, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; chair, Marketing Department, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Education: Bachelor of science in marketing, Indiana University-Bloomington, 1981; master of science in marketing, California State University-Long Beach, 1986; Ph.D. in marketing, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1991; certificate in Management and Leadership in Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education, 2012.

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