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December 3, 2016

Las Vegas Sun

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L.V. Bowl exec on potential matchup, Marshawn Lynch, new stadium

Las Vegas Bowl exec talks potential matchup, Marshawn Lynch, new stadium

Posted 2:00 a.m.

The Las Vegas Bowl will be celebrating its 25th birthday this year on Dec. 17. Unfortunately for the bowl’s Executive Director John Saccenti, the selection process for ...

Students break into discussion groups during the 60th annual Las Vegas Sun Youth Forum at the Las Vegas Convention Center Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.

Steve Marcus / Las Vegas Sun

Students break into discussion groups during the 60th annual Las Vegas Sun Youth Forum at the Las Vegas Convention Center Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.

Candid dialogue with no interruptions marks 60th Sun Youth Forum

Posted 2:00 a.m.

In an era when teenagers and cellphones are seemingly inseparable — at least according to the narrative commonly propagated — a peculiar thing happened this week at the Las Vegas Convention Center ...

high school football

State championship live blog: Liberty stands in Gorman’s way of a third national title

State championship live blog: Liberty stands in Gorman's way of a third national title

Posted 2:00 a.m.

If there was any doubt of the quality of high school football in Southern Nevada, consider the following: How many other states feature ...

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U.S. casts watchful eye on Cuban crossings after Castro death

In this photo taken Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, Rodolfo Lledes talks to a reporter in front of his home, in Miami. Lledes departed Cuba and headed for Florida with 26 others on a motorized raft made of empty 55-gallon drums in September 1994. Many migrants like him make the journey because of what they call appalling conditions or political persecution, but also because of the U.S. “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy that shields Cubans from deportation if they make it to U.S. soil.

Alan Diaz / AP

In this photo taken Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, Rodolfo Lledes talks to a reporter in front of his home, in Miami. Lledes departed Cuba and headed for Florida with 26 others on a motorized raft made of empty 55-gallon drums in September 1994. Many migrants ...

Posted 12:02 a.m.

Rodolfo Lledes departed Cuba and headed for Florida with 26 others on a motorized raft made of empty 55-gallon drums. Claudia Cruz Perez wound her way on buses, boats and planes through ...