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November 26, 2014

Las Vegas Sun

Nevada gaming revenue slumps for third consecutive month

Nevada gaming revenue slumps for third consecutive month

Posted 8:59 a.m.

Nevada gaming revenue declined for the third consecutive month in October, the state reported today. State casinos won $913.6 million last month, a 4.26 percent decrease from ...

People vote at Jo Mackey Magnet Elementary School in North Las Vegas Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.

Steve Marcus / Las Vegas Sun

People vote at Jo Mackey Magnet Elementary School in North Las Vegas Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.

Election 2014

Interactive: Where voter turnout was highest (and lowest) in Clark County

Posted 2:00 a.m.

The story of the 2014 election in Nevada in many ways boils down to a single factor: voter turnout. A lack of prominent races on the ballot and growing disenchantment with President Barack Obama kept voters, especially Democrats, at home on election day. Statewide, overall voter turnout was 45 percent, the lowest since 1978. That's well below ...

3 children hit by vehicle near elementary school

3 children hit by vehicle near elementary school

Updated 10:03 a.m.

Three children were hit by a vehicle near a Las Vegas elementary school this morning and taken to a hospital with injuries that didn't appear life-threatening, Metro Police said. The accident was ...

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Hiker photographed bear before it killed him

In this Sept. 21, 2014, photo taken by hiker Darsh Patel and provided by the West Milford Police Department, a bear approaches 22-year-old Patel in New Jersey's Apshawa Preserve. Patel was mauled to death by the bear shortly after the photo was taken.

Darsh Patel via West Milford Police Department / AP

In this Sept. 21, 2014, photo taken by hiker Darsh Patel and provided by the West Milford Police Department, a bear approaches 22-year-old Patel in New Jersey's Apshawa Preserve. Patel was mauled to death by the bear shortly after the photo was taken.

Posted 10:18 a.m.

A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death. Police in West Milford have released ...

The Kats Report

‘Ka’ set to return full version of Final Battle Scene to MGM Grand stage

The Dressing Ritual, which has replaced the Final Battle, at "Ka" in MGM Grand on Tuesday, July 16, 2013.

Eighteen months after it was pulled down for a tragedy, the Final Battle Scene is returning to Cirque du Soleil’s “Ka” at MGM Grand. A formal unveiling of the new scene is set for Dec. 3 ...

Updated 3:44 p.m.

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