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  1. Governor Brian Sandoval on the death of former University of Nevada,...Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    Governor Brian Sandoval released the following statement today after learning of the death of former University of Nevada, Las Vegas men's basketball coach, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductee and Nevadan, Jerry Tarkanian. "Jerry Tarkanian was the patriarch of the legendary UNLV Runnin' Rebels who built a dynasty that will leave a lasting legacy within college athletics.

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  2. Jerry Tarkanian dead: Iconic UNLV coach dies aged 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Independent

    Tarkanian was renowned for his passion which transformed the University of Nevada-Las Vegas team from an obscure blip in the game into a national powerhouse. Coach Tark, my father, the greatest man I have ever known, passed today, to take his place in heaven.

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  3. Cupcake Girls provide more than sweets to Las Vegas' sex industry workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    For better or worse, Nevada is synonymous with sex. According to a University of Nevada, Las Vegas study, there are more than 100,000 people employed in the industry in Las Vegas alone.

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  4. Photo: Deirdre Clemente, PhD, is assistant professor of hRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Deirdre Clemente, PhD, is assistant professor of history and associate director of the public history program at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on Jan. 30, 2015.

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  5. President Meets With Las Vegas WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 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 & [] LAS VEGAS - President Barack Obama is meeting with a Las Vegas woman and other DREAMers in the White House to talk about how the president's program to defer deporting the children of immigrants who entered the country illegally has affected their lives.

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  6. President meets with Las Vegas woman to talk immigrationRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | KSL-TV

    President Barack Obama is meeting with a Las Vegas woman and other DREAMers in the White House to talk about how the president's program to defer deporting the children of immigrants who entered the country illegally has affected their lives. The group DREAM Big Vegas announced that Blanca Gamez, whose family brought her to the United States as an infant, would be meeting with the president Wednesday to talk about the effect of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

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  7. Hillary Clinton Spent a Crapload on Private Plane Fare for 2008 CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Mediaite.com

    How much plane did Hillary Clinton do during the 2008 campaign? According to documents from her campaign, she spent roughly $19.2 million on private, chartered flights around the country - more than nine times the amount her next competitor, noted rich person Mitt Romney , spent on private flights. The National Review , which unearthed the documents , pointed out that the wild discrepancy between the two numbers was partially due to the length of their respective primary campaigns - Romney dropped out four months before Clinton did - but even then, Hillary still managed to spend $6.7 million on flights during that time, while Romney spent $2.2 million.

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  8. Book review: 'Family Talk' offers families constructive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... te of Utah State University and has a master's degree in marriage and family therapy from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Brandon Schembri is a graduate of the University of Utah and lives in Salt Lake City. His email is b.schembri1@gmail.com .

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  9. 'Sister Wives' husband divorces Wife No. 1 to legally marry Wife No. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Rebel Yell Kody Brown, third from left, of reality show "Sister Wives," is introduced to the audience during a panel on polygamy presented by the Department of Anthropology at the Marjorie Barrick Museum Auditorium on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on Thursday, April 25, 2013. The Rebel Yell Kody Brown, third from left, of reality show "Sister Wives," is introduced to the audience during a panel on polygamy presented by the Department of Anthropology at the Marjorie Barrick Museum Auditorium on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

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  10. Mike LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Copper Basin News

    As so many of his friends have expressed, Mike Lee is the standard by which all good men should be measured. Mike passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, leaving behind a legacy of kindness, humor, and wholeness of spirit.

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  11. Educator Teaches English As Second Language In Las Vegas Hospitality IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | CBS Local

    Ronna Timpa is the founder of Workplace ESL Solutions that teaches the workforce English as a second language. She manages 14 teachers who facilitate workplace ESL, Spanish workshops and classes.

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  12. Sportscaster pleads not guilty to prostitution chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | SLAM! Sports

    CBS basketball analyst Greg Anthony attends a charity event in this 2012 file photo. Anthony, 47, a former National Basketball Association player, was arrested in a Washington hotel room on Jan. 16 after making an agreement for sexual favors, according to police.

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  13. EDITORIAL: RU athletics subsidy embarrassingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Courier News

    ... former head basketball coach Mike Rice and former athletic director Tim Pernetti. But the University of Nevada-Las Vegas was the only other school with subsidies above $29 million that same year. But don't worry, Rutgers' leaders tell us. It's all ...

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  14. CBS sportscaster Anthony pleads not guilty to prostitution chargeRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Reuters

    Anthony, 47, a former National Basketball Association player, was arrested in a Washington hotel room on Jan. 16 after making an agreement for sexual favors, according to police. Anthony appeared in District of Columbia Superior Court on Monday, remaining silent while his attorney, Danny Onorato, entered his plea of not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of sexual solicitation.

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  15. Discoveries suggest that asbestos may be more widespread in Nevada, ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Medical News

    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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  16. Spending: why - red' states shoulder the deepest cuts under ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Daily Times

    WASHINGTON: 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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  17. Nevada households fare poorly in financial studyRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    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.It ranked the state 32nd for the percentage of unbanked households and 44th for the number of households that are "underbanked" -- they have a bank account but used alternative financial services such as payday loans in the past year.The Corporation for Enterprise Development is a Washington nonprofit organization.Study authors says unbanked and under?banked households are more likely to tap high-cost predatory loans, which trap them in debt and further affect their ability to save and build assets.The Scorecard findings are supported by another recent ... (more)

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  18. Who is Suge Knight? Legend has it a pretty scary guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | CNN

    As a former football player with both an imposing physique and personality, few people have felt comfortable calling "Suge" Knight by his birth name, Marion. Even Suge is short for a family nickname that hardly seemed fitting for one of hip-hop's most feared impresarios: "Sugar Bear."

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  19. Women's Tennis Plays UNLV in Home OpenerRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Daily Nexus

    Playing in its first home game of the season, the UCSB women's tennis team will take on the University of Nevada Las Vegas on Saturday morning. The Gauchos will be looking to collect their second win of the season, which would bring their record to an even 2-2.

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  20. HCA Appoints Sam Hazen Chief Operating OfficerRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Business Wire

    "Sam is an outstanding leader who has provided invaluable strategic and operational leadership for many years as a member of HCA's senior management team. He is highly respected both within HCA and throughout our industry," said HCA Chairman and CEO Milton Johnson.

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