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voting booth
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June 12, 2018 - 9:18 am
Polls are open in Nevada's primary election, where the most closely watched race is not GOP Sen. Dean Heller's re-election battle — thanks to President Donald Trump — but instead is a contentious Democratic race for governor.
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Sharron Angle
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June 12, 2018 - 9:04 am
Tea party favorite Sharron Angle was trying Tuesday to unseat the incumbent Republican in the GOP's strongest congressional district in Nevada, where two other Democrat-held open seats will be up for grabs in November.
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Dean Heller
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June 11, 2018 - 9:44 am
Dean Heller, the most vulnerable Republican senator seeking re-election this year, has an easy primary battle on Tuesday thanks to President Donald Trump, leaving a contentious Democratic battle for governor as Nevada's most closely-watched primary race.
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May 31, 2018 - 9:25 am
The two largest resort operators in Las Vegas would lose more than $10 million a day combined if housekeepers, cooks and others go on strike, a possibility starting Friday, the union representing thousands of casino workers said.
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Golden Knights vs. Capitals
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May 28, 2018 - 8:45 am
The Washington Capitals have waited nearly 44 years to raise the Stanley Cup for the first time. Their only remaining obstacles are some desert-dwelling misfits who refuse to wait for anything.
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union vote
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May 23, 2018 - 8:53 am
Las Vegas casinos could watch tens of thousands of employees walk off the job for the first time in more than three decades after union members voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts.
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Union vote
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May 22, 2018 - 8:59 am
Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers gathered at a university arena in red T-shirts and work uniforms as they voted Tuesday on whether to call for a citywide strike that could have huge financial implications for the tourist-dependent destination.
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Winnipeg Jets
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May 11, 2018 - 9:21 am
The Winnipeg Jets only got a few hours to celebrate the biggest victory in franchise history.
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Las Vegas Strip
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May 09, 2018 - 12:52 pm
Up to 50,000 unionized workers at Las Vegas casino properties will hold a strike vote later this month, just before their union contract is set to expire.
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June 22, 2018 - 4:25 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is in Spain for a trade mission where he signed a memorandum of understanding with a Basque Country leader. The Governor's Office of Economic Development announced Friday that the Republican governor and the president of Bizkaia province Unai Rementeria...
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