Nevada: ‘Hogtying’ at youth facility necessary

Nevada officials on Wednesday said reports of institutional abuse at the Nevada Youth Training Center in Elko were investigated after they were first reported in December, but it was determined that each use of “mechanical restraints” was necessary for the situation.

Documentary on iconic ad wins Emmy

A documentary on the iconic ad featuring then-Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis riding in a tank has won a regional Emmy award. Las Vegas ad man Sig Rogich was the driving force behind the ad, now nearly three decades old.

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UNLV prof wins mineral (naming) rights

It is Earth’s most abundant mineral, but it didn’t even have a name until a pair of researchers from UNLV and the California Institute of Technology gave it one last month.

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New father Jessie Magdaleno eager to end ring layoff

Jessie Magdaleno likes to stay busy in the ring. So when the undefeated super bantamweight from Las Vegas was diagnosed with tonsillitis in April and forced to take six weeks off, it was a tossup as to which bothered him more — his throat or his restlessness.

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