5 things to expect at the first Democratic debate

At last, it's the Democrats' turn. After two formal Republican clashes, and some low-key sniping between candidates and their supporters, Democrats will get a chance to stand on the same stage to trade barbs and policy ideas at the CNN-sponsored debate at the Wynn Las Vegas Tuesday.

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Las Vegas' Kevin Lee makes point with mouth, fists

After Sage Northcutt successfully made his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut to much fanfare at UFC 192 on Oct. 3, the 19-year-old Texas A&M student was all the rage in the mixed martial arts world.


Part of this year's EDC earnings were donated to charity

Last week at Container Park downtown on East Fremont, Pasquale Rotella was on hand to make a sizable donation to three different local charities on behalf of his company Insomniac, which puts together the annual Electric Daisy Carnival.

Showtime's Vegas-based comedy 'Dice' starts production

Production has begun on the Showtime comedy "Dice," in which Clay stars as a thinly veiled version of himself, who's forced by a Vegas overlord (Lorraine Bracco, "The Sopranos") to perform to pay off his gambling debts.


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