Whether Republican or Democrat, the candidates are always unfailingly polite when it comes to the questions they know they will eventually have to address from Silver State reporters.
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CNN anchor Anderson Cooper rocked the house as the moderator of Tuesday night's Democratic presidential debate at Wynn Las Vegas, but I'll wager he made even more fans Monday night at the UNLV Foundation Annual Dinner at Bellagio.
The Democrats got together for a presidential debate Tuesday night at the Wynn Las Vegas, and not a single candidate vilified an opponent's looks, weight or degree of perspiration.
The Democrats take center stage tonight at the Wynn Las Vegas for a presidential debate, and that surely comes as a relief to beleaguered Nevada Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald.
If Will Rogers had never met a man he liked very much, he might have provided inspiration for Donald Trump's popular one-man show "Billionaire Everyman," currently headlining the Republican Party's presidential campaign.
The Great Basin was an acquired taste for Gary Snyder. Raised on a family dairy farm in the lush Pacific Northwest, Snyder's early sensibility was informed by spruce forests and wilderness and the snow-capped majesty of the great Cascades.
Republican Party presidential front-runner Donald Trump wowed a capacity crowd Thursday at TI's Mystere Theater.
It was nearly midnight, and the cab carrying Sammy Davis Jr. moved easily through Las Vegas streets that grew darker by the mile.
Not a shot was fired, not a voice was raised. And there was no sign of rogue rancher Cliven Bundy. Nor were the Koch brothers burned in effigy.
Wednesday's column on a casino-themed anti-smoking protest outside the G2E convention at the Sands Expo Center was enjoyed by all.
You're not allowed to smoke within 25 feet of the entrance to the Sands Expo and Convention Center, according to the sign. On Tuesday morning, smokers blurred the 25-foot rule to catch a few puffs between programs at the annual Global Gaming Expo.
Pope Francis spent last week wowing the nation with his understated calls for peace and kindness and love for our fellow man. He even addressed Congress and reminded we the People that, "Each son or daughter of a given country has a mission, a personal and social responsibility." I'm pretty sure he meant you.
If you haven't heard Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump brag about the vastness of his wealth lately, wait five minutes and he'll remind you.
After entertaining up and down the Boulevard for more than half a century at hotel-casinos that no longer exist, there must be days well-traveled pianist Charlie Shaffer feels like he's faded into neon-lit mist of Las Vegas history.
Only a few weeks ago, Nevada Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald and his pal Brad Esposito said they were eager to tell their side of the story in the $2.2 million Miracle Flights for Kids loan scandal.
The early afternoon sun pushed the temperature above 100 degrees, but it seemed hotter as we sat baking in the El Pollo Loco drive-thru.
It's time to update your organization chart, Mr. Treasurer.
avid Gardner hasn't been an attorney long, but he's already making a name for himself in the local legal community.
Merv Adelson was 83 years old, but he was still limber enough to play semantical Twister. When Vanity Fair special correspondent Bryan Burrough asked the obvious question in 2013 about Adelson's historical ties to the late mob bootlegging king and Las Vegas forefather Moe Dalitz, the octogenarian's backflip would have made a Cirque du Soleil acrobat proud.
Nevada Supreme Court Justice Ron Parraguirre has been in courtrooms for more than 30 years as a lawyer and judge. On Wednesday, he became a witness for the first time.
Set against a backdrop of powerful hydraulic machines capable of raising many tons of dead weight, Wisconsin Gov. and GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker surely hoped for a similar boost to his sagging campaign Monday at XTreme Manufacturing in downtown Las Vegas.
Not long after Floyd Mayweather Jr. dispatched with Andre Berto on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden and announced, once again, that he was ending his stellar boxing career, I reached a different conclusion.
North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee's iPad is officially G-rated again after an FBI analysis, but I'm not sure he's ready to break out the hats and horns in celebration.
Mild-mannered Mark Grenier says he's no hero, far from it, but his story is a reminder that one inspired person can make a difference this community.
The Clark County Commission's decision earlier this month to approve a tax increase to fund additional police officers couldn't have come at a better time. From the look of things on the street, Metro can certainly use the backup.