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July 23, 2014

Las Vegas Sun

FAA lifts its ban on flights from the U.S. to Tel Aviv airport

FAA lifts its ban on flights from the U.S. to Tel Aviv airport

Posted 9:32 p.m.

The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights to Israel, which it had imposed out of concern over the risk of planes being hit by ...

Cory Harwell, right, counts extra money that Nicholas Fortin has collected during the St. Baldrick’s Day head-shaving fundraiser for cancer Saturday, March 1, 2014, at McMullan’s Irish Pub.

Sam Morris / Las Vegas Sun

Cory Harwell, right, counts extra money that Nicholas Fortin has collected during the St. Baldrick’s Day head-shaving fundraiser for cancer Saturday, March 1, 2014, at McMullan’s Irish Pub.

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Carson Kitchen’s Cory Harwell: Opening downtown restaurant ‘a whirlwind of excitement’

Posted 3:35 p.m.

I met my dear friend Kerry Simon back when he was a regular customer at my Cana Tapas Kitchen & Bar in Town Square, and our mutual interests and passions quickly built the potential for a solid business partnership.

Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Updated 6:28 p.m.

A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding ...

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Jury reaches no verdict in Ventura defamation case

Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, center, arrives at court with his wife, Terry, and others Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in St. Paul, Minn.

Jim Gehrz / The Star Tribune / AP

Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, center, arrives at court with his wife, Terry, and others Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in St. Paul, Minn.

Posted 5:52 p.m.

There's still no verdict as jurors try to decide whether a decorated military sniper libeled former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura in his best-selling memoir. Jurors deliberated from about 9 a.m. until about 4 p.m. Wednesday before ...

The Kats Report

‘Scoring irregularities’ might send two Nevada contestants to national teen pageant

Ellie Smith, left, gives a hug to her sister Amy Smith after Amy was named Miss Nevada’s Outstanding Teen at the Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Theater on Sunday, June 1, 2014. Ellie Smith was later crowned 2014 Miss Nevada.

On June 1, Las Vegas Academy of Arts student Amy Smith was crowned Miss Nevada Outstanding Teen. Smith is representing our state at next week’s national competition in Orlando, Fla. If it were only that simple ...

Posted 8:00 p.m.

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