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October 31, 2014

Las Vegas Sun

Nevada's 150th birthday

Still a state of pioneers

Still a state of pioneers

Posted 2:00 a.m.

If you want to know the true nature of Nevada, whose 150th birthday we celebrate today, visit the ruins of St. Thomas, the town founded in 1865 by a group of hardy Mormons. Driven by the pioneer spirit, they…

Nevada Sen. Dean Heller is not on the ballot Tuesday, but he does face a career-defining moment. If Republicans take the Senate, Nevada's junior senator could govern from the majority party for the first substantial time in his career and Nevada's senior senator, Harry Reid, would lose his majority leader position. "I told my staff there's a path I want to go down," Heller said. "One of those is being in the majority." (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)​

Nevada Sen. Dean Heller is not on the ballot Tuesday, but he does face a career-defining moment. If Republicans take the Senate, Nevada's junior senator could govern from the majority party for the first substantial time in his career and Nevada's senior senator, Harry Reid, ...

On the national stage, Dean Heller quietly steps out of Harry Reid’s shadow

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Standing on the royal blue carpet of the U.S. Senate chamber in cowboy boots, Republican Sen. Dean Heller looks every bit the Washington power broker as he swaps jokes and slaps backs with the most influential people in the city. Across the chamber, in a scene that plays out daily, Nevada's senior Sen. Harry Reid hunches ...

2 teens hurt in car hood-surfing accident

2 teens hurt in car hood-surfing accident

Posted 18 mins ago

Police say two teenagers were hurt in an apparent hood-surfing accident after an overnight bonfire party in a desert area outside Las Vegas. Las Vegas police Officer Richard Strader tells ...

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Starbucks plans to offer delivery service

In this Friday, April 27, 2012, photo, a Starbucks drink waits for a customer to pick it up as barista Josh Barrow prepares another in Seattle.

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In this Friday, April 27, 2012, photo, a Starbucks drink waits for a customer to pick it up as barista Josh Barrow prepares another in Seattle.

Posted 33 mins ago

After reporting disappointing quarterly sales Thursday, Starbucks said it will offer a delivery option on its mobile app in select areas of the U.S starting next year. The Seattle-based company declined to provide more details, but has been pushing to get people to use its app as a way to ...

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Star DJ R3hab gives Life at SLS something to dance about

DJ R3hab.

SLS Las Vegas is placing a lot of hope and emphasis on R3hab’s appearance this weekend, kicking off three nights of electronic dance music with Borgone on Saturday night and Richie Hawtin on Sunday. R3hab has ...

Posted 1:29 p.m.

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