Las Vegas Sun

June 26, 2019

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Regent Page sought special privileges for relative at UNLV, documents show
Nevada Regent Kevin Page refused to take no for an answer in 2015 when he sought special treatment for a relative who was studying at UNLV, documents obtained by ...
Will anyone take the torch?
I thoroughly enjoyed your June 23 article “World War II planes can still fly, but who will keep them flying?” The people who can keep them flying are still out there, ready and willing to …
Media coverage enables Trump
It’s astonishing that the media has not learned anything from the 2016 presidential campaign, as CNN, MSNBC and many newspapers follow President Donald Trump around …
Mind your pets during fireworks
Animal shelters get the most turn-ins from dogs running loose from jumping their enclosures upon …
Biden’s history is both his Thor’s hammer and his Achilles’ heel
get what Joe Biden was trying to say, but I’ll never understand how he tried — and utterly failed — to say it. Yes, there was a time when the Senate was a chummy men’s club whose members, on some issues, put collegiality ahead of ideology. Yes, I see how the Democratic front-runner might want to hold out the hope, however slim, of a return to …
The cartoon who will be prime minister
Boris Johnson — as journalists like to say among themselves — wasn’t one to let the facts stand in the way of a good story. His Brussels colleagues named him as the proprietor of the “mendacious smirk.” He had a way of looking to the side and down, sniggering away …
Blowhard on the brink
s shocking as it is to write this sentence, it must be said: President Donald Trump did something right. He finally noticed the abyss once he was right on top of it, calling off a retaliatory strike on Iran after belatedly learning, he said, that …

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