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Aces ease past Sparks 104-76 for 5th straight win

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A’ja Wilson scored 24 points, Jackie Young added 19 points and nine rebounds, and the Las Vegas Aces beat the Los Angeles Sparks 104-76 for their fifth straight victory. The Aces tied a WNBA record with 18 3-pointers, topping the team mark of 16, and scored 100-plus in back-to-back games.

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Aces ease past Sparks 104-76 for 5th straight win

Where Are You Las Vegas? You’re Missing Great Basketball; Aces 104 Los Angeles 76 Monday

They’re the Golden State Warriors of the WNBA, an up-tempo, three-point-shooting team that flirts with 100 points nearly every game it plays in the W these days. They’re the high-flying Las Vegas Aces and they gave Liz Cambage and her Los Angeles Sparks mates a rude welcome-back to Las Vegas with a decisive 104-76 win at Mandalay Bay’s Michelob Ultra Arena Monday evening.

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Where Are You Las Vegas? You’re Missing Great Basketball; Aces 104 Los Angeles 76 Monday

Clark County Commissioner Tick Segerblom Happy Homeless Taking over Las Vegas & using his Signs as Camps

If you want to know how out of touch with reality the Nevada Democrat party is, look no further than Democrat Socialist Tick Segerblom. Earlier Today, Segerblom proudly tweeted out images of homeless people using his political signs as makeshift homeless camps, claiming they are now no longer homeless!

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Clark County Commissioner Tick Segerblom Happy Homeless Taking over Las Vegas & using his Signs as Camps

Eric Afriat Leads as Doug Polk Makes Final Six of the Main Event

Day 3 of Event #13 $3,000 Main Event has come to an end after about eight hours of play that saw the day begin with 39 players and end with only six. Eric Afriat ended the day as chip leader with 9,355,000 leads the six remaining players.

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Eric Afriat Leads as Doug Polk Makes Final Six of the Main Event

Las Vegas Man accused of killing 15-year-old boy begins retrial

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A convicted murderer was back in the courtroom for a crime committed nine years ago. Michael Solid testified once again before a jury. Tensions inside the courtroom were high with Solid at one point arguing with the prosecutor. We spoke to the victim’s father, and he says while this retrial forces him to relive the worst day of his life, he has to be here to make sure his son has a voice.

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Las Vegas Man accused of killing 15-year-old boy begins retrial

Final Table Redraw

SEAT PLAYER HOMETOWN CHIP COUNT BIG BLINDS 1 Steven Rivero Hialeah, FL 2,635,000 53 2 Farid Jattin Miami, FL 6,185,000 124 3 Alain Bauer Scotland 4,395,000 88 4 Daniel Jones Las Vegas, NV 1,620,000 32 5 Eric Afriat Miami Beach, FL 6,400,000 128 6 Doug Polk Las Vegas, NV

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Final Table Redraw

MGM Resorts’ New Loyalty Program Opens Up a World of Possibilities

For 2022, MGM Resorts International has rolled out its new MGM Rewards customer loyalty program, which introduces new ways for millions of members worldwide to earn rewards and redeem them for an array of enhanced benefits—from free hotel stays and suite upgrades to air travel credits, exclusive entertainment opportunities, complimentary dining and more.

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MGM Resorts’ New Loyalty Program Opens Up a World of Possibilities

Local high school seniors voice concerns over graduation dress code

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Clark County School District will be finishing the school year on Wednesday, meaning graduation is underway for many students. Two seniors at Rancho High School said the ceremony dress code for their school is unfair. Both said they were looking to show off their culture and identity during their big moment on stage, but CCSD’s policy said they aren’t allowed to.

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Local high school seniors voice concerns over graduation dress code

Vegas casino manager slaying suspect balks at court date

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man facing a murder charge in the death of a Las Vegas slot machine parlor manager refused to appear in court on Monday. Records show that a judge ordered officials to bring Samuel Schmid to court on Tuesday “by any means necessary” to face charges also including robbery, battery and conspiracy.

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Vegas casino manager slaying suspect balks at court date

Three Square food bank launches 2022 Las Vegas Restaurant Week

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Three Square’s 2022 Las Vegas Restaurant Week will return to the valley from June 6 to June 17. The food bank’s 12-day event is meant to combat food insecurity: a fixed amount of each meal’s cost at participating restaurants will directly support Three Square and food-insecure people in southern Nevada.

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Three Square food bank launches 2022 Las Vegas Restaurant Week

Suspects from 'targeted home robbery' in Las Vegas have surrendered

(KTNV) — According to FBI Las Vegas, two fugitives wanted in connection with a fatal home invasion robbery in southwest Las Vegas have been arrested in Jacksonville, Florida. "Michael Overton & Christine Schultz have surrendered to the FBI Jacksonville, Florida office this morning," wrote FBI Las Vegas in a tweet.

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Suspects from 'targeted home robbery' in Las Vegas have surrendered

Las Vegas Has a Dice Pip Problem and Nobody’s Talking About It

Dice are a cornerstone of casino culture. The earliest dice were made of animal bone (which is why we say “roll the bones”) and were used by fortune tellers to predict the future. The venerable history of dice might lead one to think they’d be treated with the respect they deserve, but nay, that is not always the case.

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Las Vegas Has a Dice Pip Problem and Nobody’s Talking About It

Plan your route: Closures for I-515 Rehabilitation project this week

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Nevada Department of Transportation has updated traffic restrictions for the I-515 Viaduct Rehabilitation project for the week of May 23. The closures happening on Monday are: I-515 northbound reduced to one lane, Eastern Avenue to I-15 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

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Plan your route: Closures for I-515 Rehabilitation project this week

Valley shortage of affordable homes being called a housing crisis

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — For many, mobile homes are an affordable option to home ownership in Nevada. However, they may be becoming another casualty to growth in the valley. In 2019, there were more than 28,000 manufactured homes in Clark County. Nearly 500 of those units were gone by July of 2020.

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Valley shortage of affordable homes being called a housing crisis

AEW Double or Nothing 2022: Oddsmakers Predict Only One Championship Will Change Hands

AEW's Double or Nothing 2022 card takes place this Sunday at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and the show's lineup is nearly complete. This week's AEW Dynamite and Rampage will confirm the finals for the two Owen Hart Cup tournaments as well as whether or not MJF vs. Wardlow will indeed happen (Wardlow has to beat Shawn Spears in a Steel Cage with MJF as the special referee, but it seems like a guarantee he'll win).

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AEW Double or Nothing 2022: Oddsmakers Predict Only One Championship Will Change Hands

Bill Belichick is being wildly catty about not having an offensive play-caller

Bill Belichick has given no hint as to who will be the New England Patriots’ offensive play-caller for the upcoming season. The New England Patriots returned to the playoffs last season after missing it the year prior, where they were bounced out by the rival Buffalo Bills in the Wild Card Round.

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Bill Belichick is being wildly catty about not having an offensive play-caller

AEW Double Or Nothing will be shown in select movie theaters

By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet) AEW issued the following press release to promote that Sunday’s Double Or Nothing pay-per-view will be available in select movie theaters. May 23, 2022 — All Elite Wrestling (AEW), in partnership with Joe Hand Promotions, is bringing the highly anticipated DOUBLE OR NOTHING pay-per-view to select theatres around the country on Sunday, May 29, beginning at 7 p.m.

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AEW Double Or Nothing will be shown in select movie theaters

Brittain Brown will find his home inside the 5

Rookie’s nose for the end zone will help Share this story The Las Vegas Raiders franchise history is full of fan favorites when it comes to star players. Raider Nation loves its role players too, and one of the memorable ones is Zach Crockett. Crockett was the fullback for the Raiders from 1999 to 2003.

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Brittain Brown will find his home inside the 5

Breezer Finalizes Share Issuance for Acquisition of Magnum Finest Spirits Inc.

LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / May 23, 2022 / Breezer Ventures Inc. OTC PINK:BRZV has completed its acquisition of Magnum Finest Spirits by way of the May 5, 2020 share exchange. As part of the agreement, Breezer issued to Magnum, 50,000,000 restricted shares of Breezer Ventures Inc.

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Breezer Finalizes Share Issuance for Acquisition of Magnum Finest Spirits Inc.

NDOT lists traffic restrictions on I-515 through Downtown Las Vegas this week

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The Nevada Department of Transportation said they have updated traffic restrictions for the I-515 Viaduct Rehabilitation project for the week of May 23. Paving operations are resulting in many closures according to the press release. However, the project is tracking toward early completion.

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NDOT lists traffic restrictions on I-515 through Downtown Las Vegas this week

Man convicted of brutal 2002 murders dies on death row

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A man convicted of the brutal slaying of his girlfriend and her teenage son in 2002 has died while still on death row. Timmy “TJ” Weber, 48, died on May 18, 2022, at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas according to the Clark County Coroner.

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Man convicted of brutal 2002 murders dies on death row

Nevada killer held on death row since 2003 dies at hospital

A 48-year-old convicted murderer who was sentenced in 2003 to be executed for killing his girlfriend and her teenage son died last week at a hospital in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 48-year-old convicted murderer who was sentenced in 2003 to be executed for killing his girlfriend and her teenage son died last week at a hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada prison officials said Monday.

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Nevada killer held on death row since 2003 dies at hospital

TUF 29 champion Ricky Turcios set to return in July

Per UFC News Alerts, The Ultimate Fighter Season 29 champion Ricky Turcios is set to return in July against Aiemann Zahabi. The last time we saw “Pretty” Turcios, he battled it out with fellow TUF 29 contender Brady Hiestand, ultimately winning the bout via split decision to become the tournament champion of the season.

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TUF 29 champion Ricky Turcios set to return in July

Best in Class of 2022: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

GOALS University of Nevada, Las Vegas: In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, university provost Dr. Chris Heavy requested a “big, bold plan” that would help both faculty and students navigate a challenging learning environment, while providing lasting value to the university at large.

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Best in Class of 2022: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Memorial Day travel: Worst times to hit the road, top destinations for Southern Californians

Despite soaring gas prices and unrelenting inflation, more Southern Californians are expected to travel this Memorial Day weekend compared to last year. An estimated 3.1 million people in the Southland are expected to take trips this holiday — a robust increase from the previous year, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California.

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Memorial Day travel: Worst times to hit the road, top destinations for Southern Californians

WiseGuys Presale Passwords: Chelsea F.C. v. Club America's game in Las Vegas, NV Jul 16, 2022 - presale passcode

The Chelsea F.C. v. Club America presale password is available below!! During this presale you’ll have the chance to order tickets before the public!!! Seems to us like this could be your only opportunity ever to see Chelsea F.C. v. Club America live in Las Vegas!

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WiseGuys Presale Passwords: Chelsea F.C. v. Club America's game in Las Vegas, NV Jul 16, 2022 - presale passcode

Buddy Boeheim not invited to NBA Draft Combine despite redeeming performance

Day two of the NBA G-League Elite Camp was a much different story than day one for Buddy Boeheim. The former Syracuse Orange guard scored 20 points on 7-13 shooting. Six of those makes were three pointers. His performance was reminiscent of his 2021 March Madness run in which he seemed unconscious from behind the arc.

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Buddy Boeheim not invited to NBA Draft Combine despite redeeming performance