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Construction of the Las Vegas Raiders' Headquarters In Henderson
Paul Ihander
Paul Ihander
April 22, 2020 - 9:32 am
Two of the area's major sports franchises got some wishes granted by Henderson city leaders on Tuesday.
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Paul Ihander
April 20, 2020 - 4:17 pm
World Series of Poker will be postponed from May until sometime in the Fall due to the safety concerns caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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In this screen shot image made from a video news conference by Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan (FCCJ) in Tokyo, Japanese professor Kentaro Iwata speaks Monday, April 20, 2020. Iwata says he is “very pessimistic” the Olympics can be held next year in Japan. (FCCJ via AP)
Associated Press
April 20, 2020 - 8:10 am
TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese professor of infectious disease says he is “very pessimistic” the postponed Tokyo Olympics can open in 15 months. “To be honest with you, I don’t think the Olympics is likely to be held next year,” Kentaro Iwata, a professor of infectious disease at Kobe University, said...
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A billboard featuring the words "THE RAIDERS ARE COMING" and an image of Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is seen on the construction site of the Raiders USD 1.8 billion, glass-domed stadium on December 20, 2018
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Paul Ihander
April 16, 2020 - 2:14 pm
The Raiders' cheerleading team needs some Las Vegas representation on their 2020 squad. Virtual auditions run through April 30.
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Coronavirus virus outbreak and coronaviruses influenza background as dangerous flu strain cases as a pandemic medical health risk concept with disease cells as a 3D render.
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Paul Ihander
April 14, 2020 - 4:40 pm
The Raiders GM and a Golden Knights player have made gestures of support to the Las Vegas Community - monetarily and with pizza.
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Paul Ihander
April 09, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Cosmopolitan Las Vegas has dropped a lawsuit against San Jose Sharks player Evander Kane. The hotel had accused Kane of failing to pay back gambling markers.
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UNLV
Paul Ihander
April 07, 2020 - 4:30 pm
UNLV Athletics will create and supply at least 3,000 cloth masks to UMC of Southern Nevada. The university says it wants to do its part in the community fight against the coronavirus
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FILE - In this March 15, 2018, file photo, a board displays odds for different bets on the NCAA college basketball tournament at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. The sports books are closed, and the only things left to bet on mobile apps are virtual racing and Russian ping pong. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Associated Press
April 06, 2020 - 2:22 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nobody would have given odds on this. Inside the glittering casinos that line the Las Vegas Strip, the slot machines were turned off and the sportsbooks were dark. On what would have been the biggest Monday of the year for bookies, not a dollar changed hands. No big national...
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Bryce Harper #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies runs out a single to right during the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on September 20, 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Mark Thomas
April 02, 2020 - 3:24 pm
Baseball superstar and Las Vegas native Bryce Harper is pledging his support of his hometown with a $500,000 donation.
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Will Smith #16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers jumps at home plate in celebration of his walk-off two run homerun, for a 5-3 win over the Colorado Rockies, during the ninth inning at Dodger Stadium on June 23, 2019
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Mark Thomas
April 02, 2020 - 8:41 am
Good news for those who bleed Dodger Blue...when the season is cleared to begin.
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