Las Vegas Sun

March 17, 2018

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Las Vegas homeless face constant dangers on the street
Tena Adamson sleeps with one eye open and a baseball bat within close reach. Same goes for her boyfriend. That’s just the way it is living on the streets in Las Vegas, where the fear of becoming a crime victim — everything from physical attacks to robberies and rapes — is part of everyday life. “I sleep with my protection, and I dare someone to ...
Regent who wants Jessup gone says raising money is not board's concern
One of two regents pushing most vigorously for UNLV President Len Jessup’s ouster brushed off the notion that the board should be concerned about fundraising ...
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The real Down syndrome ‘problem’
Iceland must be pleased that it is close to success in its program of genocide, but before congratulating that nation on its final solution to the Down syndrome problem, perhaps it might answer a question: What is this problem?
Test your knowledge of Irish Americana
St. Patrick’s Day has become a favorite day of celebration for millions of Americans. There are parades and parties, displays of shamrocks and green everywhere, meals of corned beef and cabbage and, of course, ample spirits.
A black superhero sees green lights
It seems fitting that China vaulted “Black Panther” over the $1 billion global milestone at the box office. China boasts the second-largest movie market in the world, according to Forbes magazine, as “Black Panther” showed the monetary power of diversity.
Want to make it through the Trump years? You’ve got to try the pasta
When Trump came down that escalator in June 2015, he was inconstancy. He was newness. Sure, he’d been around forever, a fixed star in the celebrity firmament. But Trump as a politician, let alone as a president, hinged on a hankering for novelty and an itch to trash the status quo in favor of the great orange unknown.