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Retailers, shoppers could feel more pain if tariffs spread
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Retailers, shoppers could feel more pain if tariffs spread

Thursday, May 23, 2019 | 12:05 a.m. NEW YORK - An escalating trade war between the U. S. and China could mean higher prices on a broad array of...

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Why Cirque du Soleil’s new action show “R.U.N” will reshape Luxor
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Why Cirque du Soleil’s new action show “R.U.N” will reshape Luxor

Monday, May 20, 2019 | 2 a.m. The days of regularly imploding casinos and building brand-new casino resorts on the Strip appear to be over. We are...

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Walkability is the new measure of livability
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Walkability is the new measure of livability

Monday, May 20, 2019 | 2 a.m. Walkability is the new hot concept in urban planning. A new generation of urbanites and people who would like to the...

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Neon2020 is coming to the iconic Neon Museum in Las Vegas
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Neon2020 is coming to the iconic Neon Museum in Las Vegas

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 | 3:06 p.m. The Neon Museum is booming. This fiscal year, 245,000 people visited the downtown museum known for its...

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Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping
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Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 | 12:05 a.m. NEW YORK - Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the...

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Who looks out for landlords?
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Who looks out for landlords?

Sunday, May 12, 2019 | 2 a.m. In the April 25 story "Las Vegas' affordable housing shortage at crisis level, advocates say," LaLo Montoya, of Make...

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Enterprise rolls out monthly car subscription program in Las Vegas — at $1,500
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Enterprise rolls out monthly car subscription program in Las Vegas — at $1,500

Saturday, May 11, 2019 | 2 a.m. Just like they might subscribe to Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, Nevadans can now subscribe to an Enterprise...

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Amazon to open first Go store that accepts cash
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Amazon to open first Go store that accepts cash

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 12:05 a.m. NEW YORK - Amazon launched its high-tech Go convenience store a year ago, where shoppers can pull items off the...

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Vote for rapid bus transit need not be last word on light rail in Las Vegas
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Vote for rapid bus transit need not be last word on light rail in Las Vegas

Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 2 a.m. Let's not give up on light rail, Las Vegas. The decision last month by the Regional Transportation Commission board to...

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Are American retail jobs in a funk? It's complicated
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Are American retail jobs in a funk? It's complicated

Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 2 a.m. NEW YORK - The overall economy is adding jobs, but there's one spot that appears to be in a funk: retail. Overall, U....

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Landlord who refused to rent to Muslim men settles lawsuit
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Landlord who refused to rent to Muslim men settles lawsuit

Friday, May 3, 2019 | 12:05 a.m. DENVER - A Denver landlord who was recorded telling her tenant to find an "American person... good like you and me...

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The people in Las Vegas wanted light rail, but the leaders voted for a bus
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The people in Las Vegas wanted light rail, but the leaders voted for a bus

By Robert Lang and William Brown Jr. Sunday, April 28, 2019 | 2 a.m. The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada board recently...

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Las Vegas’ affordable housing shortage at crisis level, advocates say
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Las Vegas’ affordable housing shortage at crisis level, advocates say

Thursday, April 25, 2019 | 2 a.m. Ten years after the burst of the U. S. housing bubble sent Las Vegas into economic crisis, real estate has made a...

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Coming to store shelves: cameras that guess your age and sex
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Coming to store shelves: cameras that guess your age and sex

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 | 8:27 a.m. NEW YORK - Eyeing that can of soda in the supermarket cooler? Or maybe you're craving a pint of ice cream? A...

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Sustainability on the Strip: Behind the glitz and glamorous excess, properties are serious about being green
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Sustainability on the Strip: Behind the glitz and glamorous excess, properties are serious about being green

Sunday, April 21, 2019 | 2 a.m. The Las Vegas Strip is the brightest spot on Earth, famous for operating 24/7 and for its opulent displays that...

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See benefits of vacation rentals
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See benefits of vacation rentals

Saturday, April 20, 2019 | 2 a.m. I'm a Las Vegas resident and Airbnb host. After the recent changes to the city's short-term rental regulations, I...

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Housing authority director: Past leadership exacerbated affordable housing woes in Las Vegas
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Housing authority director: Past leadership exacerbated affordable housing woes in Las Vegas

Friday, April 19, 2019 | 2 a.m. The director of the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority is conducting a programmatic audit of the agency's...

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Who owns aloha? Hawaii eyes protections for native culture
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Who owns aloha? Hawaii eyes protections for native culture

Thursday, April 18, 2019 | 12:05 a.m. HONOLULU - Last year, much of Hawaii was shocked to learn a Chicago restaurant chain owner had trademarked...

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This west valley market offers European goods and a whole lot of love
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This west valley market offers European goods and a whole lot of love

Saturday, April 13, 2019 | 2 a.m. Tucked into a suburban west Las Vegas strip mall is a small family-owned shop. Its shelves brim with treasured...

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The Arts District struggles with inadequate parking and rapid growth
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The Arts District struggles with inadequate parking and rapid growth

Sunday, April 7, 2019 | 2 a.m. Shortly after he opened his popular Las Vegas Arts District bar/antique shop hybrid ReBar, Derek Stonebarger...

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Huntridge Theater's future uncertain
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Huntridge Theater's future uncertain

Thursday, April 4, 2019 | 2 a.m. Sleek, tall and modern, a marked contrast from the surrounding strip malls and gas stations, the historic...

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For Searchlight residents, community center is much more than a cultural hub
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For Searchlight residents, community center is much more than a cultural hub

Sunday, March 31, 2019 | 2 a.m. About an hour drive south of Las Vegas, cruising down a sea of asphalt, underneath a seemingly endless sky that...

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Ethics body questions ex-EPA chief's $50-a-night condo deal
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Ethics body questions ex-EPA chief's $50-a-night condo deal

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | 8:40 a.m. WASHINGTON - The U. S. Office of Government Ethics is refusing to certify one of the final financial disclosure...

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U.S. judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change
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U.S. judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 | 3:29 p.m. BILLINGS, Mont. - A judge blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles (1,295 sq. kilometers) in...

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Oregon Blockbuster outlasts others to become last on Earth
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Oregon Blockbuster outlasts others to become last on Earth

Monday, March 18, 2019 | 11:29 a.m. BEND, Ore. - There are challenges that come with running the last Blockbuster Video on the planet. The computer...

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This state poised to let people use marijuana at certain stores
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This state poised to let people use marijuana at certain stores

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 | 9:44 p.m. JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska is poised to become the first state in the nation with statewide rules allowing...

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Henderson leads nation in apartment rental rate growth
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Henderson leads nation in apartment rental rate growth

Friday, March 1, 2019 | 1:35 p.m. A new report indicates Henderson has the fastest-growing apartment rental rates in the country, among U. S....

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Nevada economic development office head to step down
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Nevada economic development office head to step down

Friday, March 1, 2019 | 12:07 p.m. CARSON CITY - The head of the Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development will step down at the beginning...

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Las Vegas’ epic second-hand shops, antique stores and swap meets are a thrifter’s paradise
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Las Vegas’ epic second-hand shops, antique stores and swap meets are a thrifter’s paradise

Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 | 2 a.m. Las Vegas is a young city, but it's rich in history. Just about everywhere you turn, there are reminders of our...

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A very merry Christmas at Best Buy with sales booming
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A very merry Christmas at Best Buy with sales booming

Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 | 8:57 a.m. NEW YORK - Best Buy put up some big holiday sales numbers Wednesday, more evidence that Americans are willing...

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