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January 21, 2019

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Dr. Steven Huang
Oral surgeon stresses selflessness to doctors and community
Jan. 21, 2019
Dr. Steven Huang, a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon at Henderson Oral Surgery & Dental, is in the business of changing people’s lives. This happens every day through typical procedures such as tooth extraction, bone grafting, implant placement, sinus lifts and apicoectomies. But for one fortunate college student this year, it meant a $50,000 new smile.
The Notes: Jan. 21, 2019
Jan. 21, 2019
In the Notes: Pete Janemark, Christopher Crooks, Irene Bustamante Adams, Barbara Talisman, Robert Graff, Michele Loker, David Griego, Candy Masuch and more ...
In this Sept. 28, 2018, photo, a dealer pushes a stack of chips toward a gambler at the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City N.J. The Ocean Resort and the Hard Rock casino both mark their 100th day of operation on Thursday, Oct. 4.
Atlantic City casino revenue up, but newbies hurt others
Jan. 21, 2019
Two reopened casinos and half a year of sports betting helped push Atlantic City's casino revenue up 7.5 percent in 2018 to nearly $2.86 billion ...
A look at Bonnie Springs Ranch in Las Vegas, NV on June 25, 2016.
Residents try to save Bonnie Springs Ranch from development. But how?
Jan. 21, 2019
The public backlash was swift. Recently, news broke that Bonnie Springs Ranch would be redeveloped. The petting zoo and Wild West town would give way to luxury homes and a smaller public area with an inn, restaurant and ...
Passengers wait in line at a security checkpoint at Miami International Airport, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, in Miami.
Travel industry fears damage from a long government shutdown
Jan. 19, 2019
America's busiest airport, Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International, is a blur of activity on the best of days. But an extra layer of anxiety gripped the airport Friday, the eve of a three-day holiday weekend. The partial government ...
Boxes of wine are prepared for sale at Grapes the Wine Company in White Plains, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2017. In Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association v. Blair, the Supreme Court will consider whether states can prohibit retail wine shops from shipping to consumers in another state.
Can retail stores ship wine out of state? The Supreme Court may change the way you buy wine
Jan. 16, 2019
With just a few clicks on my computer or phone, I can order a rare book from San Francisco, a country ham from Kentucky or a dazzling box of chocolates from Vermont. I can track the shipments to ...
Victor Flores, also know as Mr. Wow, the spokesman for La Bonita Supermarkets. June 10, 2016.
Largest local Hispanic supermarket chain credits family roots for its success
Jan. 14, 2019
The unique sound of Victor Flores’ voice and his friendly smile have become a regular part of Spanish-speaking TV in Las Vegas. He’s employed at La Bonita supermarket, often appearing in ...
The Notes: Jan. 14, 2019
Jan. 14, 2019
In the Notes: Henderson Chamber of Commerce, Cassie Catania-Hsu, Nevada National Security Site, Dr. Rachel Shirley, Kerry Bubolz, J. Kevin Bland and more ...
A first look at the new state-of-the-art Maya Cinemas during their grand opening celebration in North Las Vegas, Thursday Jan. 10, 2019.
Photos: Maya Cinemas, the vision of activist Moctesuma Esparza, opens in North Las Vegas
Jan. 11, 2019
Mariachi music flooded the air, members of the dance team Xochipilli Danza Azteca Las Vegas stood by ready to perform and Las Vegas Paiute Tribe officials blessed the grounds as part of a ...
Masaharu Morimoto poses for a photo during the grand opening of his first Las Vegas restaurant, Morimoto, at the MGM Grand Friday, Oct. 21, 2016.
‘Iron Chef’ Morimoto bringing ramen dinner series to MGM Grand
Jan. 9, 2019
“Iron Chef” Masaharu Morimoto will introduce his ramen restaurant Momosan Ramen & Sake in Las Vegas through a series of pop-up ...
A woman demonstrates the Artemis smart mirror at the CareOS booth during CES Unveiled at CES International, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Las Vegas. The interactive mirror has video capture, virtual try-ons, facial and object recognition, and can give the user video instruction on specific makeup products, among other things.
Home items are getting smarter and creepier, like it or not
Jan. 9, 2019
One day, finding an oven that just cooks food may be as tough as buying a TV that merely lets you change channels. Internet-connected "smarts" are creeping into cars, refrigerators, thermostats, toys and just about everything else in your home. CES 2019, the gadget show opening Tuesday in Las Vegas, will showcase ...
Lieutenant governor, Jones Blackhurst team up on mentoring for women
Jan. 8, 2019
A day after being sworn in as Nevada’s lieutenant governor, Kate Marshall joined Caesars Entertainment executive Jan Jones Blackhurst to announce the formation of ...
BOSCH Group management board member Markus Heyn speaks at the BOSCH news conference at CES International Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Las Vegas.
CES 2019: Buzz remains as autonomous cars take back seat
Jan. 8, 2019
The CES 2019 gadget show is revving up in Las Vegas. Here are the latest findings and observations from Associated Press reporters on the ground as technology's biggest trade ...
An artist's rendering of the Downtown Grand hotel-casino is downtown Las Vegas.
Downtown Grand adding 3rd hotel tower, 495 rooms
Jan. 7, 2019
The Downtown Grand today announced plans to add a third hotel tower set to open in mid-2020. The new tower, which will have seven guest-room floors, will add 495 rooms to the downtown Las Vegas resort, bringing the ...
In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo a woman participates in a virtual realty presentation during an Intel news conference before CES International in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas gadget show edges closer to gender equity
Jan. 7, 2019
The world's largest tech conference has apparently learned a big lesson about gender equity. CES, the huge annual consumer-electronics show in Las Vegas, caught ...