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April 21, 2018

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Photo: Grandson pallbearers prepare the casket of former
4 former presidents among hundreds at Barbara Bush's funeral
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Former President George H.W. Bush was helped into the cavernous sanctuary with a wheelchair behind his sons, former President George W. Bush and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, and other Bush relatives to remember his wife of 73 years. Barbara Bush died at their home in Houston on Tuesday at age 92.
Photo: Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates after defeating Bu
Nadal beats Dimitrov, 1 win from record 31st Masters title
Saturday, April 21, 2018
The top-ranked Nadal will face Kei Nishikori, who beat No. 4-ranked Alexander Zverev 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.
Joey Gallo's career as a catcher ended because a young Bryce Harper once made him cry
Joey Gallo's career as a catcher ended because a young Bryce Harper once made him cry
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Joey Gallo and Bryce Harper have become two of the biggest names in Major League Baseball. But the history between the Texas Rangers first baseman and Washington Nationals right fielder dates back much father than ...
Photo: Alyssa Justino helps Michael Brousseau as he shops
Long lines, big purchases mark first pot holiday with legal sales in Las Vegas
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Friday’s 420 holiday brought out scores of marijuana shoppers to dispensaries. Some dispensaries reported lines of up to 50 customers waiting for ...
Will the long layoff hurt the Golden Knights in the next playoff round?
Will the long layoff hurt the Golden Knights in the next playoff round?
Saturday, April 21, 2018
During the Golden Knights’ bye week in mid-January, Erik Haula posted a photo of himself and seven teammates relaxing on a boat in Mexico. General manager George McPhee joked ...
Photo: In this June, 2015 file photo, free-roaming horses
Nevada horse giveaway on hold near Reno; no takers
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Nevada is reconsidering a proposal to find private owners for nearly 3,000 free-roaming horses under state jurisdiction after no one offered to assume ownership ...
Iran vs. Israel: The real next war in Syria
Saturday, April 21, 2018
OPINION:
I’m sure neither side really wants a war. It could be devastating for Israel’s flourishing high-tech economy and for Iran’s already collapsing currency. But Iran’s Revolutionary Guards’ Quds Force seems determined to try to turn Syria into a base from which to pressure Israel, and Israel seems determined to prevent that. And in the past few weeks — for the first time ever — Israel and Iran have begun quietly trading blows directly, not through proxies, in Syria.
Open minds needed to treat addiction
Saturday, April 21, 2018
OPINION:
Due to the stigma of this disease, we tend to write off patients who are struggling, dismissing their challenges as lack of motivation. In no other disease space do we do this: When a diabetes patient is experiencing challenges with insulin, or when a cardiac patient is having trouble with blood pressure medication, we readily provide alternate therapies.
Photo: Las Vegan Kyle Busch waves during driver introduct
Kyle Busch returns to the scene of his infamy a decade ago
Friday, April 20, 2018
Kyle Busch is on a hot streak, the winner of the last two races in NASCAR's top series and the series points leader as he arrives at Richmond Raceway, where his four ...
Photo: A student is comforted by a school official as stu
Official: Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting
Friday, April 20, 2018
A gunman carried a shotgun in a guitar case and opened fire Friday in a Florida high school, wounding one student before he was arrested on a day ...
Off-duty LAPD officer charged with murder in DUI crash
Friday, April 20, 2018
An off-duty Los Angeles police officer was charged Friday with murder in a fiery freeway crash that killed three ...
Photo: In this Tuesday, April 17, 2018, frame from video,
Southwest sends apology, $5K, to passengers on damaged jet
Friday, April 20, 2018
Southwest has sent a letter of apology, a $5,000 check and a $1,000 travel voucher to passengers who were on a flight that made an emergency landing in
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North Korea says it has suspended nuclear, missile testing
Friday, April 20, 2018
North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site ahead of a new round of negotiations ...
CDC expands warning in E. coli outbreak from Arizona lettuce
Friday, April 20, 2018
The U.S. Centers for Disease expanded its warning Friday surrounding a multistate E. coli outbreak tied to tainted romaine lettuce from Arizona, which has now ...
Vegas hotel window washers unharmed after tangled in ropes
Friday, April 20, 2018
Windy conditions earlier today caused the ropes of two window cleaners to become tangled outside ...