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Former teacher Linda Cavazos fills vacancy on CCSD board

Former teacher Linda Cavazos fills vacancy on CCSD board

Posted 3:41 p.m.

Former teacher Linda Cavazos has joined the Clark County School District board of trustees to fill the spot vacated by Erin Cranor. Cavazos was selected to ...

Conor McGregor breaks into a dance during a media workout before a large crowd within the gym at the UFC Performance Institute on Friday, August 11, 2017.

L.E. Baskow / Las Vegas Sun

Conor McGregor breaks into a dance during a media workout before a large crowd within the gym at the UFC Performance Institute on Friday, August 11, 2017.

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Why Conor McGregor believes he’ll end Floyd Mayweather’s undefeated record

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Floyd Mayweather’s 49-0 boxing record is littered with wins against sport’s legends. Oscar De La Hoya, Marcos Maidana, Canelo Alvarez, Miguel Cotto, Shane Mosley and Manny Pacquiao all lay in Mayweather’s wake during his undefeated career spanning two decades. But mixed martial artist Conor McGregor, who is set to ...

Raiders working on long to-do list for Las Vegas stadium

Raiders working on long to-do list for Las Vegas stadium

Posted 9:37 p.m.

The Oakland Raiders and the public entity that oversees the team's proposed stadium in Las Vegas sought to to forge ahead Thursday on a long list of crucial pending issues that ...

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Oldest American celebrates 114th birthday in Pennsylvania

In this photo provided by Pennsylvania's Department of Aging, Delphine Gibson, right, is visited by Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne, at AristaCare Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Huntingdon Park, Pa. Gibson, the oldest known living person in the United States celebrated her 114th birthday on Thursday in Pennsylvania.

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In this photo provided by Pennsylvania's Department of Aging, Delphine Gibson, right, is visited by Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne, at AristaCare Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Huntingdon Park, Pa. Gibson, the oldest known living person in the United States celebrated her 114th birthday on Thursday ...

Posted 8:44 p.m.

Gibson's status as the nation's oldest person is according to the Gerontology Research Group, which tracks people older than 110 worldwide ...