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December 10, 2018

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U.S. murder rate for 2018 is on track for a big drop
Monday, December 10, 2018
The murder rate in the United States in 2018 is on track for the largest one-year drop in five years ...
The Notes: Philanthropy, Dec. 10, 2018
Monday, December 10, 2018
GIVING:
In the Notes: Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, Grand Canyon Development Partners, Zappos For Good, Environmental Protection Agency, Shade Tree Shelter for Homeless Women and Children, Aristocrat and more ...
Fewer signing up for Obamacare as enrollment deadline nears
Fewer signing up for Obamacare as enrollment deadline nears
Monday, December 10, 2018
Obamacare sign-ups through Healthcare.gov are down nationally and in Nevada as the final days of open enrollment approach. Enrollment was about ...
Designer celebrates the city's powerful women with iconic brand
Monday, December 10, 2018
MEET: VEGAS GIRL!:
Karen Jaikowski says she fell in love with Las Vegas immediately when she visited the city for her 21st birthday, even telling her father on the trip that she would one day live here. This year, after 21 years in the community, Jaikowski launched her business, Vegas Girl!
Photo: Jan Jones Blackhurst, left, Caesars Entertainment
Caesars positioned to jump into lucrative Japanese market, exec says
Monday, December 10, 2018
Caesars Entertainment is positioned to become one of the few U.S. gaming companies to gain access to the lucrative Japanese gaming market ...
The List: Commercial real estate developers, Dec. 10, 2018
Monday, December 10, 2018
Find out about commercial real estate developers. This week, we rank them by total square feet developed as of Nov. 1
Proposal to consolidate elections is a winner
Proposal to consolidate elections is a winner
Monday, December 10, 2018
Sun editorial:
You could have put everyone who voted for positions in the cities of Henderson, Las Vegas and North Las Vegas in Sam Boyd Stadium, and about a quarter of the seats would …
The ‘Next America’ is right around the corner
Monday, December 10, 2018
“You know William Gibson’s line, ‘The future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed’? Well, the future is here, and now it’s starting to really get distributed. This is the Next America. But our institutions and political parties have not …
Tiny bee’s survival has big implications for the environment
Monday, December 10, 2018
Guest column:
No species offers any clearer snapshot of the intricate relationships required to sustain a desert ecosystem that evolved over tens of thousands of years than the tiny Mojave poppy bee, which has now been reduced to only seven small populations, all of them …
For justice to prevail, the ‘blue wall of silence’ must come down
Monday, December 10, 2018
This just in: Black men are still being killed by police officers for …
Photo: Mother and child
There’s a possible shortage of OB-GYN doctors in Las Vegas’ future
Monday, December 10, 2018
Las Vegas has the highest risk of suffering a shortage of doctors in obstetrics and gynecology, according to a 2018 workforce study by Doximity, the largest medical social network in the U.S. The study ranked Las Vegas No. 1 among ...
Photo: Joe Rosa poses with Jacquie Cottey at 24 Hour Fitn
103-year-old veteran an inspiration to those at Las Vegas fitness club
Monday, December 10, 2018
At the fitness center where Joe Rosa spends most of his mornings, he’s listed as 99 years old. That’s only because the 25-year Las Vegas resident’s actual age doesn't fit in the company’s system ...
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US states to meet at deadline on Colorado River drought plan
Monday, December 10, 2018
Federal water managers wanted a deal to sign at the annual Colorado River Water Users Association conference beginning Wednesday in Las Vegas ...
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No fatigue for Marc-Andre Fleury in Knights win over Dallas
Sunday, December 9, 2018
Fleury had started nine in a row, and another start would give him in two in as many days and three in four days. Surely this would be backup Malcolm Subban’s game, right? ...
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Pence aide out of running to be Trump's next chief of staff
Sunday, December 9, 2018
President Donald Trump evaluated new candidates to serve as his next chief of staff Sunday after plans for an orderly succession ...