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  1. 24-hour campaigning for Flores as Dem turnout...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | SFGate

    Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Lucy Flores, center, speaks with Kendra McGlothen, left, at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Las Vegas. Flores was on a 24 hour campaign blitz to push more Nevada voters to the polls.

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  2. 2,000-plus gather for Higher Things conferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Nearly 2,100 Lutheran youth, chaperones and church workers from all over the United States and Canada gathered at three college campuses this summer for the 2014 Higher Things Lutheran youth conferences - which all had "Crucified" as their theme. The "Crucified" theme was based on 1 Cor 2:2: "For I decided to know nothing among you except Christ and Him crucified."

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  3. UNLV hosts annual Take Back The Night eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Dozens of people attended the annual Take Back The Night event on Thursday night at University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness for domestic violence.

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  4. From The Top: Dave Branera s Newtona s Cube Oct. 24Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Naperville Sun

    Dave Braner, 46, is the principal of the new Naperville company, Newton's Cube, which will officially launch Oct. 21 with a ribbon cutting at the new 3,000-square-foot training center at 40 Shuman Blvd., near Diehl Road and Washington Street. Chicago native Dave Braner believes he's found a way to make work more productive.

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  5. Iggy Azalea Confirmed for 2014 Victoria's Secret PINK Nation "Crazy for Campus Bash"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    According to Us Weekly , the rapper has been tapped to partake in the Crazy for Campus Bash, taking place at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, on October 29. Previous performers included acts like Drake and Kid Cudi . She will likely showcase hits like "Black Widow" and "Work," both of which appear on her album The New Classic.

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  6. Will Iggy Azalea perform at the Victoria's Secret lingerie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Will Iggy Azalea perform at the Victoria's Secret lingerie extravaganza in London? Australian pop star to headline PINK Nation warm-up party It's the event that sets tongues wagging every year as the world's most beautiful women step out on stage. But another highlight of the Victoria's Secret fashion show is the performances by A-list artists, which in the past have included Justin Bieber, Fallout Boy and Taylor Swift.

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  7. N.J. Sports Betting A Hail Mary PassRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

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  8. F1: Las Vegas invites Ecclestone for Grand Prix discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | PitPass.com

    Bernie Ecclestone has revealed that the organisers of a Grand Prix in Las Vegas have asked him to meet them in the city before the United States Grand Prix next weekend according to an article in Autoweek by Christian Sylt. revealed last week, Ecclestone is in discussions about hosting a street race in Vegas on a track which would include the city's famous Strip.

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  9. HFTP Charters Asia Student Chapter at University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), Singapore CampusRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.

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  10. Las Vegas asks F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone to visit for Grand Prix discussionRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | AutoWeek

    Earlier this week, it came to light that Ecclestone is in discussions about hosting a street race in Vegas on a track that would include the city's famous Strip. The project is understood to be at an advanced stage, as a senior auto racing source in the United States said that F1's track designer, Hermann Tilke , has visited Vegas several times to design the layout of the course.

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  11. Transportation officials try to ease asbestos concernsRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Nevada Transportation Department officials tried to reassure wary Boulder City residents Tuesday that Interstate 11 construction crews would take special measures to keep naturally occurring asbestos from becoming a health risk.A University of Nevada, Las Vegas geology researcher discovered traces of asbestos in the area in December.

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  12. Casinos no death knell for lotteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Lottery Post

    Casino opponents are forecasting a doomsday for the Massachusetts State Lottery if casinos are allowed to open in the state, but their predictions are not supported by the results in other large states that have introduced casinos into mature lottery markets, according to specialists and local media analysis. Citing a study written by a Massachusetts lawmaker in 2008, casino opponents issued a news release Oct. 8 predicting that lottery revenue would plummet by more than 20 percent, leading to massive cuts in state payments to cities and towns.

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  13. Millennials Continue Urbanization Of America, Leaving Small TownsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    "Most of the young people that go to college go away, and then they don't come back," says Lee Bianchi, a retired engineer who lived in Clinton, Iowa , from 1961 to 2008. That's long been the storyline in small-town America, which for decades has bled citizens - especially young ones - to the glamorous big cities.

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  14. UNLV president search narrows to 3 candidatesRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    LAS VEGAS - A search for the next president of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas has narrowed to three people. The finalists were announced Monday during a meeting of the school's board of regents and presidential search committee.

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  15. Office Hours: Flipping the LIS ClassroomRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Tame The Web

    I'm most excited about the requirement for student reflection blogging in this course. Discussion forums, landlocked inside the learning management system, are giving way to a WordPress-enabled blog community that all of our core students will work with for thoughts on the course content.

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  16. UNLV to host Take Back The Night eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    On Oct. 23, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Jean Nidetch Women's Center will host the 21st Annual Take Back the Night event. Take Back the Night is an annual rally to promote awareness of gender-based violence.

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  17. Asbestos Likely More Widespread Than Previously ThoughtRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    Naturally occurring asbestos minerals may be more widespread than previously thought, with newly discovered sources now identified within the Las Vegas metropolitan area. The asbestos-rich areas are in locations not previously considered to be at risk, according to new report that will be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America in Vancouver, Canada, on Sunday, 20 October.

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  18. GRU's Ricardo Azziz named finalist in search for UNLV presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | News 12 WRDW

    GRU's Ricardo Azziz has been named one of three finalists in the search for University of Nevada Las Vegas president, the Nevada Board of Regents said. Azziz has been with GRU for about three years. 1 comment

  19. Debra J. Saunders:Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Jewish World Review

    How does Hillary Clinton, the queen of old-school Democratic partisan politics and bane of the "vast right-wing conspiracy," woo movers in the be-nice and collaborate-on-a-couch tech economy? During her speech at Salesforce.com's San Francisco Dreamforce mega-convention Tuesday, the former U.S. secretary of state showed a softer side to the beanbag workforce. To those of us who have been following politics for years, La Hil is the consummate pol.

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  20. Casino opponents' lottery forecast based on faulty dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Boston.com

    Casino opponents are forecasting a doomsday for the Massachusetts Lottery if casinos are allowed to open in the state, but their predictions are not supported by the results in other large states that have introduced casinos into mature lottery markets, according to experts and a Globe analysis. Citing a study written by a Massachusetts lawmaker in 2008, casino opponents issued a press release Oct. 8 predicting that lottery revenue would plummet by more than 20 percent, leading to massive cuts in state payments to cities and towns.

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