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March 22, 2018

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Can Zuckerberg's media blitz take the pressure off Facebook?
Thursday, March 22, 2018
In the wake of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg embarked on a rare media mini-blitz in an attempt to take some of the public and political pressure off ...
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Forecasters: Worst still to come from California storm
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Although the first wave of a worrisome Pacific storm hasn't caused any major problems in California, forecasters say the worst is still to come, leaving authorities and disaster-weary residents on edge ...
Police release videos of fatal shooting of unarmed black man
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Two officers yelled for a suspect to show his hands then shouted "gun, gun, gun" moments before fatally shooting the man who turned out to be unarmed ...
Last-gasp try for immigration deal fell to partisan disputes
Thursday, March 22, 2018
An effort to protect young Dreamer immigrants from deportation never really had much chance of squeezing into the last bill Congress must pass this election year. That's why bargainers ...
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Starbucks offers sparkling Crystal Ball Frappucino for buzz
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Starbucks, thirsty for some social media magic, is releasing its latest sugary concoction: the fortune-telling Crystal Ball Frappucino ...
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Budget bill in place, lawmakers hope to begin voting quickly
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Congressional leaders have finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant "Dreamers," deprives President Donald Trump some of his border wall money ...
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Global tourism predicted to slow after best year ever
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The travel and tourism sector is set for a modest slowdown in 2018 as a result of higher oil prices and airfares, a year after it experienced its best year on record, according to a leading global industry body ...
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How police finally found the Austin bomber
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The suspected Austin bomber is dead after terrorizing Texas' capital city for three weeks. And in the end the manhunt wasn't cracked by hundreds of phoned-in tips, the big pot of reward money ...
US-funded counterterrorism training center opens in Jordan
Thursday, March 22, 2018
A U.S.-funded counterterrorism center has opened in Jordan where law enforcement officers from partner countries in the Middle East and beyond ...
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Stand-up comic Brandt Tobler reflects on his two decades in Vegas
Thursday, March 22, 2018
This month he appeared on Comedy Central’s This Is Not Happening with a tale about the time he tried to kill his father.
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UNLV’s jazz program leaves Monterey with another big win
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The Honors Combo took first place in the College Jazz Combo category.
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Ministry and Chelsea Wolfe make for a powerful—and appropriate—live pairing
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Their latest albums redefine “heavy.”
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Westgate’s Stephen Sullivan has been crowned Pastry Chef of the Year
Thursday, March 22, 2018
There were three components to the competition: a chocolate showpiece, six small “buffet” desserts and a plated dessert.
Photo: Liangs beef stew noodle soup will make your day.
Don’t overlook the vibrant Chinese cuisine of Liang’s Kitchen
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The food here is so consistently good, you should take some chances.
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SKAM Artist sends hits up the charts and DJs into Las Vegas’ residency booths
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The diverse management group founded by Sujit Kundu launched its own record label more than two years ago to facilitate its artists’ development.