Contest and Promotions



Former wrestler CM Punk's UFC debut delayed by back injury

When Mickey Gall defeated Mike Jackson to officially seal his fate as the first Ultimate Fighting Championship opponent of Phil 'CM Punk" Brooks on Saturday, the biggest question was whether the bout would take place in June or July.



22 Presidents Day sales from Sears, Best Buy and more

Since Presidents Day is a federal holiday, the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ and SIFMA are all closed, meaning many U.S. workers have the day off. Consequently, this holiday has turned into a huge three-day weekend for retailers and many offer highly competitive Presidents Day sales to entice customers.

Nation and World


LETTERS: VA shouldn't scale back prescription services

Sen. Bernie Sanders' run for the White House is even scarier than the thought of Hillary Clinton becoming president, but I think recent local news about the Department of Veterans Affairs is more important to many veterans in Southern Nevada.


Second Pinches Tacos offers funky vibe

Pinches, whose first Las Vegas location was a tiny spot in the Downtown Container Park, added its second local restaurant around the beginning of the year