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How Donald Trump almost missed the ballot in Minnesota (and what that says about his campaign)

Donald Trump was not expected to win Minnesota — but he very nearly didn’t even have the chance to try. And the reason is a perfect reminder of all the things that can go wrong when a candidate relies on …

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Oakland Raiders file trademark applications for Las Vegas Raiders

The Oakland Raiders have not officially made the move to Las Vegas, but a few trademark filings may serve as a sign for what is to come. On August 20, 2016, the Raiders filed trademark applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for …

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NHL hires gambling watchdog ahead of Las Vegas move

As it prepares to inaugurate a team in Las Vegas, the National Hockey League has hired a monitor to watch for suspicious gambling activity, which can be an early warning of …

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Poll: Nevada Senate race all tied up

The two headline races in Nevada are neck and neck, a poll released Thursday shows.

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Las Vegas’ oldest steakhouse still charms

As the oldest steakhouse in a city enamored with steakhouses, the Golden Steer is a true Las Vegas icon, and has served dinner to countless visiting icons, from Joe DiMaggio and Muhammad Ali to …

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Sacramento Bee: Time for Raider Nation to squish this Las Vegas lunacy

The Raiders broke training camp this week under the possibility their days in wine country might be coming to an end. The story broke last week, anyway, that Raiders people were …

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Casino magnate Steve Wynn holds back support from friend Donald Trump

Billionaire casino operator Steve Wynn is spurning his friend and longtime business rival Donald Trump in his presidential run, choosing …

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J.Lo calls ex-husband Marc Anthony her ‘baby daddy’ during her Vegas show

For those of you still mourning the end of Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony’s passionate relationship years after they split, here’s something to feed your appetite …

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Why Las Vegas is a great place for working-class women

This summer I worked as a seasonal cocktail server, a job that came with a membership in the largest union local in Nevada, Culinary 226. In my first week on the job, I chatted with a co-worker in the elevator. I asked …

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Mariah Carey’s Las Vegas billboards banned for being ‘too sexy’

There’s plenty of reasons to love Mariah Carey. She’s an amazing vocalist, she’s an incredible businesswoman, and, she’s also sexy AF. But, apparently, the latter has landed her in a bit of trouble …

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MGM Resorts CEO: I’m crossing the aisle to back Clinton

As a lifelong registered Republican, I’ve crossed the aisle only a few times in elections past, and almost never at the presidential level. Each time, it was a gut-wrenching decision. But …

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Cowboys owner Jones: Raiders move to Las Vegas would go smoothly

When NFL owners gathered to determine the fate of the Los Angeles market, there was a bit of an intramural scrum. But when it comes time to decide on the Raiders possibly leaving Oakland for Las Vegas, at least one of …

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Sands Bethlehem fined for underage visitors, state says

Pennsylvania casino regulators approved fines Wednesday against the operator of Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem for three alleged incidents of visitors under …

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Report: Bruno Mars in talks for Las Vegas residency

The Mirror reports that Bruno Mars is in talks for a residency at Caesars Palace in …

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Henderson family killed in crash on return trip from Utah remembered for love, faith

A father, daughter and son were were killed in a crash on I-15 Sunday as they returned home from a trip to Utah celebrating the completion of …

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