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The Weekend’s Best Bets
Brian Blessing, Bernie Fratto, Adam Hill and Matt Youmans post their best bets for college football and the NFL.
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Sports Betting Spotlight: NFL Week 1
Matt Youmans, Kelly Stewart and Golden Nugget sports book director Tony Miller offer their best bets for the college football and NFL weekend.
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TUF 24 ep. 2 recap: Adam Antolin talks cultures, coaches clashing — VIDEO
In the second episode of The Ultimate Fighter season 24, coaches Henry Cejudo and Joseph Benavidez clashed, as did some of the housemates. San Jose based competitor Adam Antolin discusses what went down in his weekly vlog with the Review-Journal.
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Survey: Most Americans say pastors should keep politics out of church
Most respondents say churches should have the right to be political, but should refrain       
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Biden calls on Congress to vote on Zika funding
Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday called on the Republican-led Congress to allow a vote on funding to combat the Zika virus, calling the efforts to fight it a “national emergency.”
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CCSD officials to give update on mercury found at Las Vegas junior high — VIDEO
Hundreds of students remain home Thursday after small amounts of mercury were found at Johnson Junior High School on Wednesday.
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Sports Betting Spotlight: Denver Broncos season preview
In a Super Bowl rematch tonight, Denver is a 3-point home underdog against Carolina. Trevor Siemian, not Peyton Manning, opens the season as the Broncos’ starting quarterback.
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CCSD officials to give update on mercury found at Las Vegas junior high
Hundreds of students remain home Thursday after small amounts of mercury were found at Johnson Junior High School on Wednesday.
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Police investigating shooting that left two dead in northwest Las Vegas Valley
Police are investigating a shooting that left two dead in the northwest valley Tuesday night. About 6:15 p.m., police responded to a report of a shooting near the 2200 block of Twain Avenue, near the intersection with West Smoke Ranch Road, Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Timothy Hatchett said.
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Number of vacant homes in Las Vegas dwindles, report notes
Las Vegas has fewer vacant homes than it did a year ago, but its share of empty properties still outweighs the national average.
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RJ sports editor Bill Bradley, sports writer Matt Youmans talk NFL, sports betting — VIDEO
Review-Journal sports editor Bill Bradley welcomed RJ sports betting writer Matt Youmans for his bi-weekly Facebook Live lunchtime chat Wednesday.
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6 adoptable pets in the Las Vegas Valley, Sept. 8, 2016 — PHOTOS
View’s adoptable pets Sept. 8, 2016.
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View caption contest, Sept. 8 & 15, 2016
Send caption ideas to [email protected] with subject line “Caption contest.” Limit five per person. Deadline is Sept. 24. Look for the winners in the Oct. 6 edition.
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Man injured in March traffic accident has died, police say
An 81-year-old man who was injured in a March traffic accident has died, Las Vegas police said Wednesday. Las Vegas resident Stanley Betts was seriously injured March 27 after a collision with another vehicle ejected him from his pickup truck.
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Have a great idea to help others? Here's how to win $100,000
A Community Thrives is a new social impact program sponsored by the USA Today Network, including the Detroit Free Press. While most initiatives designate funds or give support to great charities, we’re going to instead fund and support great ideas.        
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People are waiting hours to eat this cookie dough
A new sweets shop has touched a raw nerve. New Yorkers are lining up for hours at Cookie DO NYC (550 La Guardia Place, 646-892-3600), a Greenwich Village quasi-bakery that opened in late January and sells scoops of cookie dough in more than a dozen flavors. “This is like a dream,” says Brayan Murillo, 20,...
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This simulated baby may be the worst video game ever
Never ones to turn down a good excuse for a mini-game collection, Nintendo is launching its new Switch portable/console hybrid with a titled called 1-2-Switch. It’s been shown off a bit at Nintendo’s Switch reveal event, but as one Reddit user discovered, Nintendo’s Japanese YouTube channel has been providing and even deeper look at the...
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Martellus Bennett sends out inspirational tweets
"This is important. I'm important. You're important."         
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'Bachelor' recap: Everyone is in tears after shocking eliminations
We have a lot to discuss.         
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'Bachelor' recap: Why is everyone crying?
We have a lot to discuss.         
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Coyotes removed from North Side park after residents fed them, let them play with pets
Two coyotes were removed from a North Side park after people began feeding them and letting them play with their dogs off-leash, according to an email from an alderman. The coyotes were becoming aggressive toward people in Winnemac Park, 5100 N. Leavitt St., according to an email from Ald. Pat...
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Ariz.'s newest roadside oddity looks like it fell from space
Artist used a cement mixer to create a space capsule.       
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Warm weather continues in Las Vegas Valley
The Las Vegas Valley can expect sunny skies and a high of 98 degrees on Wednesday, the National Weather Service said.
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How to lose like a winner: Four ways to cope if your team fails
How to lose like a winner: Four ways to cope if your team doesn't come out on top
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Towson couple design athletic gear with built-in LED lights
Tim Polanowski's 2015 New Year's resolution was to follow-through with the next good idea he had. As it turns out, he came up with that idea before the month of January that year was out. He wanted to find a way to put LED lights inside athletic clothing, making a garment that is washable, lights...
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The normalisation of Donald Trump
And how the extreme became the mainstream...
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RFA’s Emily Whitmire credits Miesha Tate for her success — VIDEO
Resurrection Fighting Alliance’s Emily Whitmire credits former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate for developing her fight career.
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Ex-POW from World War II celebrates 100th birthday — VIDEO
Ex-POW Vince Shank celebrated his 100th birthday Monday with family, friends and Clark County firefighters who showed up to light the candles on his cake.
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2 people shot in domestic violence-related incident at McCarran International Airport, police say
The Metropolitan Police Department received a report of a shooting at McCarran International Airport just before 6 p.m. Monday.
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World War II POW marks 100th
Vince Shank celebrates with family, friends and Clark County firefighters, who showed up to light the candles on his cake.
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What to Cook: What to Cook This Week
Fall cooking, chicken with figs and a playlist of ska and rocksteady.
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Police investigate two Sunday night shootings
Two people are expected to survive after being shot late Sunday night.
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Henderson festival dances to a distinct Hawaiian beat — PHOTOS
Henderson’s annual Ho’olaule’a Pacific Islands Festival, held Saturday and Sunday at the Henderson Events Plaza, celebrated Hawaiian and Pacific Islander culture.
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LSU athletic director eyes beer garden at Tiger Stadium
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana State University is eyeing an outdoor beer garden for its football stadium, but the idea would have to pass muster with the Southeastern Conference. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/2c7Nwnv ) that LSU athletic director Joe Alleva said during a pregame radio show Saturday that the ...
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Las Vegas firefighters perform 9/11 Tolling of the Bells ceremony — VIDEO
In remembrance of 9-/11, the Las Vegas Fire Department Honor Guard performed the 9/11 “Tolling of the Bells” ceremony at Fire Station Five on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, in Las Vegas.
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Windy and cool weather for the week ahead
Weather should be windy and much cooler as we head into this next week, meteorologist Caleb Steele said.
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UCLA pulls away in 4th to beat UNLV, 42-21
The Rebels, 27-point underdogs, lost to the Bruins at the Rose Bowl in Southern California tonight. UNLV (1-1) visits Central Michigan in a nonconference game at noon next Saturday.
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House fire displaces six in North Las Vegas
A house fire in the northeast valley has displaced six senior citizen occupants, the North Las Vegas Fire Department said.
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Police investigating fatal crash near downtown Las Vegas
The crash happened about 7 p.m. at the intersection of Charleston Boulevard and Maryland Parkway.
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Police investigating serious crash in central Las Vegas Valley
The collision occurred at the intersection of East Charleston Boulevard and South Maryland Parkway around 7 p.m., according to Metro.
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Motorcyclist injured in central Las Vegas Valley crash
Metro is investigating a serious crash involving a motorcylce in the central valley Friday night.
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Motorcyclist injured in central valley crash
Metro is investigating a serious crash involving a motorcylce in the central valley Friday night.
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PSL taste test: Review-Journal staff try 4 different pumpkin spice lattes — VIDEO
Brands like Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts alike release their own versions of the pumpkin spice latte, with special release dates and people lining up out the door to get their first taste of fall.
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Sports Betting Spotlight: Oakland Raiders season preview
A trendy pick as a young team on the rise, the Raiders face a win total of 8½. Is quarterback Derek Carr ready to become a star?
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CCSD superintendent speaks about contamination at Las Vegas school — VIDEO
Clark County School District Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky will speak to the media this morning about the contamination at Johnson Junior High.
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CCSD superintendent speaks about contamination at Las Vegas school — LIVE FEED
Clark County School District Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky will speak to the media this morning about the contamination at Johnson Junior High.
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Warm, sunny weekend ahead for Las Vegas Valley
Residents can expect a warm and sunny weekend before the valley starts to cool down again, according to the National Weather Service.
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