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February 10, 2016

Las Vegas Sun

Luxor partially evacuated after suspicious liquid found in room

Luxor partially evacuated after suspicious liquid found in room

Updated 30 mins ago

A suspicious liquid discovered today in a room at the Luxor prompted the evacuation of three floors of the Strip casino-hotel but didn’t turn out to be ...

Steven G. Schorr speaks with fifth-grader Gabriel Wallace during a lunch break at Steven G. Schorr Elementary School on Feb. 10, 2016. In January, Gabriel saved his friend Kyle Sucaldito from choking on his lunch.

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Steven G. Schorr speaks with fifth-grader Gabriel Wallace during a lunch break at Steven G. Schorr Elementary School on Feb. 10, 2016. In January, Gabriel saved his friend Kyle Sucaldito from choking on his lunch.

Boy hero, 11, recognized for saving choking classmate

Posted 60 mins ago

Kyle Sucaldito, an 11-year-old student at Schorr Elementary, was eating lunch at the school cafeteria when he suddenly stood up and grabbed his throat. At first, classmate Gabriel Wallace thought the boy was kidding around. But when the fifth-grader realized Sucaldito was choking, he rushed over and performed the Heimlich maneuver, dislodging a chunk of scrambled eggs from his throat. “I thought it was all a joke at first,” Wallace said. “But then ...

Report: Nevada’s growing solar industry facing big slowdown

Report: Nevada’s growing solar industry facing big slowdown

Posted 1:39 p.m.

Despite emerging regulatory uncertainty, the solar industry in Nevada employed more workers last year than all states except Massachusetts and California, according to ...

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Twitter tweaks its timeline in pursuit of more users

This Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, file photo shows a Twitter app on an iPhone screen in New York.

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This Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, file photo shows a Twitter app on an iPhone screen in New York.

Posted 10:43 a.m.

Twitter is tweaking the way that tweets appear in its users' timelines in its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its messaging service. The change announced Wednesday moves Twitter closer to a formula that Facebook uses to determine ...

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Forever a showgirl, Diane Palm bids adieu to ‘Jubilee’

Suzanne Swanson, Diane Palm and Joel Mann of “Jubilee!” watch auditions Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at Bally’s.

You feel this moment coming as Diane Palm talks of her days in “Jubilee.” This feeling hangs heavily over the conversation, that sense that stuff is about to get real. It happens when Palm is asked what advice she would give herself ...

Posted 1:51 p.m.

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