Clark County school trustees revisit gender diverse policy

An eight-page draft policy that surfaced Monday would guide principals on how to handle students with diverse gender expressions. The School Board will consider the policy at its June 14 meeting.

Variations of golf good for promoting the sport

It’s getting more and more difficult to define exactly what golf is. To the purist, golf is defined as a game played by hitting a little white ball into a hole on a course while swinging irons, fairway metals and a putter.

White House has ‘Celebration of America’ after canceling Eagles event

After President Donald Trump canceled Tuesday’s salute to the NFL champion Philadelphia Eagles, the White House accused the players of abandoning their fans because many had said they wouldn’t show up.

What Apple’s nav bar evolution says about the company

Remember iReview or iCards? Those tools once occupied coveted space atop one of the 100 most-visited websites in the world: Both were short-lived products. Most changes to are gradual. Rather than a splashy periodic redesign that overhauls everything, the site tends to evolve so gently that changes are barely noticeable. A cursory review […]

Three Southern Nevada schools win NIAA excellence award

The annual award is presented to the school that perform best in a combination of athletics, academics and sportsmanship. The Meadows was the top school for Class 2A, while Boulder City won for Class 3A and Pahranagat Valley won for 1A. Bishop Manogue won the Class 4A honor.

Medicare finances getting worse, officials say

Medicare’s financial problems have gotten worse, and Social Security’s can’t be ignored forever, the government said Tuesday in an annual assessment that amounts to a sobering checkup on programs vital to the middle class.

Former MGM exec to head Allegiant’s resort hotel branch

A longtime executive with MGM Resorts International is jumping to Allegiant Air to oversee the Las Vegas-based budget carrier’s shift into the hotel business, company officials said.

Designer Kate Spade found dead in apparent suicide

New York fashion designer Kate Spade was found hanged in her Park Avenue apartment Tuesday morning in an apparent suicide, law enforcement officials said.

114 arrested in immigration sting in Ohio

U.S. immigration agents made more than 100 arrests Tuesday at an Ohio gardening and landscaping company, one of the largest such stings in recent years and part of the Trump administration’s growing crackdown on employers for hiring people who are in the country illegally.

Death toll from Guatemala’s Volcano of Fire climbs to 69

Guatemalan authorities put the death toll at 69, but officials said just 17 had been identified so far because the intense heat of the volcanic debris flows left most bodies unrecognizable.

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