Las Vegas Sun

August 25, 2019

Currently: 87° — Complete forecast

Today's news

Why the 2020 criminal justice debate is completely different
Photo: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), a Democratic pres “This is a conversation that is unrecognizable from 10 years ago — even five years ago — when these kinds of proposals wouldn’t have been floated in backrooms, let alone in public.”
2:00 a.m.
Seafood favorite Water Grill is the first of several new restaurants at the Forum Shops
Photo: That famous patio in the middle of the Forum Shops Three more new eateries are coming to the Strip-adjacent part of the luxury mall.
2:00 a.m.
Ransomware attacks are testing resolve of cities across America
Photo: Computers are shut down at the E.M. Gilliam Memori At the public library in Wilmer, books were checked out not with the beeps of bar code readers but with the scratches of pen on notebook paper.
2:00 a.m.
Why Mark Stone deserved more praise than he received last season
Why Mark Stone deserved more praise than he received last season The Golden Knights’ trade deadline acquisition had a tremendous year. He was one of the best players in the NHL last season and should have gotten more MVP love ...
2:00 a.m.
A searing reminder of what’s not unthinkable
When some people have unrestricted and unreviewable power over others — when no one can be compelled to answer for his actions when asked: “Why?” — some of those with power will behave like beasts ...
2:00 a.m.
Evangelicals see their enforcer in Trump
Are the dominant voices of white evangelical Christianity in the United States destined to be angry and defensive? Is President Donald Trump making sure they stay that way?
2:00 a.m.
Whether citizens or not, veterans have earned a place in this country
An estimated 100,000 veterans of America’s armed services are noncitizens who stepped up to protect the nation. But an alarming new report has revealed that the Department of Veterans Affairs and President Donald Trump won’t ...
2:00 a.m.
Millennial Money: Make renting work for your financial goals
Photo: In this April 23, 2018, file photo a for rent sign Millennials are delaying homeownership and staying in rentals longer than previous generations, multiple studies show.
2:00 a.m.
Immigrants get the job done, employers say
Photo: Kitchen staff work to get orders cooked and sent o After finishing a particularly satisfying dinner at a Coral Gables restaurant with his wife, Pedro Martinez quietly slipped around to the back alley where the kitchen is.
2:00 a.m.
Benefits of solar power development cross party lines
When the topic strengthens our nation’s economy, our national security and the prosperity of our citizens, Democrats and Republicans can still find common ground.
2:00 a.m.
Pollsters' difficulties result in dearth of polling ahead of Nevada caucuses
Photo: Delegates from the Republican caucuses attend the Presidential preference polling hasn’t been as frequent in Nevada as in other states with early presidential caucuses or primaries. RealClearPolitics has two Nevada-specific polls listed in its aggregation since July, and the Monmouth University Polling ...
2:00 a.m.
Take Nevada caucus seriously
Folks in Nevada are positioned to narrow the field and recommend the best candidates to the rest of us.
2:00 a.m.
Constitutional changes will spur higher-ed reforms across Nevada
Constitutional changes will spur higher-ed reforms across Nevada The Board of Regents has argued in court that it has virtual “immunity” from checks and balances. The board has used this status as a sword, defeating reform proposals …
2:00 a.m.
Gun regulations are long overdue
President Donald Trump, most of the Republicans in Congress and the National Rifle Association are culpable in the mass shootings and killings that have been occurring recently.
2:00 a.m.
Trump’s rhetoric is inflammatory
On Aug. 3, the white writer of an anti-Hispanic manifesto killed 22 people and injured numerous others in a mass killing in El Paso, Texas, a Hispanic community.
2:00 a.m.

15 stories