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Goodell: If owners approve it, Raiders can move to Las Vegas

If the Raiders want to move to Las Vegas, Roger Goodell isn’t completely opposed to the idea. The NFL commissioner told Rich Eisen on Tuesday that if the Raiders …

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Jeff Beacher wants to turn Playboy Mansion into members-only club

Ever since Playboy Enterprises announced that its iconic Playboy Mansion would be put on the market for $200 million (with the provision that Hugh Hefner be allowed to live there until …

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NFL memo leaves door open for Raiders move to Las Vegas

The odds haven’t been set on whether it will ever happen, but the NFL hasn’t ruled out Las Vegas as a destination for …

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Donald Trump accidentally put money in Communion plate at church in Iowa

Republican presidential contender Donald Trump has been looking for ways to reach out to evangelical voters before the GOP primaries. On Sunday, the businessman …

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Solar energy battles: Who owns the sun?

Outside the Public Utilities Commission office, which is on the second floor of a modern, three-story building about 7 miles from the Strip in Las Vegas, a chorus of women are shouting to the tune of …

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‘The Bachelor’: Ben brings the girls to Las Vegas, leaves one twin there

What happens in Vegas definitely does not stay in Vegas … unless you’re one of the twins on “The Bachelor.” This week, he met …

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Video: Getting a gun in Henderson without ID in under 5 minutes

There are a lot of guns out there. Despite the more radical gun owners believing that Obama wants to take guns away, the numbers prove just the opposite. Comedians Steve Hofstetter, Brent Mukai, and Collin Moulton went to a Las Vegas gun show to …

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Military bases no longer accepting IDs from five states

U.S. military installations are no longer allowing visitors to gain base access using official ID cards from five states …

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Las Vegas among cities that make sense for MLB expansion

Major League Baseball’s most likely route to opening new markets is expansion to 32 teams.

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NYC firefighter fined $4,000 for accepting free Super Bowl tickets

Here’s a helpful tip for any New York City government employees who have ever worked with the NFL: don’t …

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Tesla chief Elon Musk says Apple is making electric car

Tesla’s owner, Elon Musk, has said it is an “open secret” that Apple is making a rival electric car. He also predicted …

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Clemson shifts millions in Las Vegas with late cover in loss to Alabama

A last-minute touchdown drive by Clemson in Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship Presented by AT&T didn’t mean the difference in …

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Brothel owner Dennis Hof announces state Senate bid

Brothel owner Dennis Hof announced Friday he would be running as a Libertarian for the Nevada Senate seat currently occupied by outgoing Sen. Greg Brower …

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Mark Cuban believes legalizing gambling in the U.S. is ‘inevitable’

NBA owner and “Shark Tank” billionaire weighs in on fantasy sports, eSports, and virtual reality in …

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How Bundys won in Nevada, and what government needs to do differently in Oregon

In his 34 years in government, Bob Abbey has seen a lot of drama out West. He ran the Bureau of Land Management, one of the agencies at the center of the armed occupation of a federal wildlife building in Oregon, for three years, and before that …

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