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Schools Reconsider Confederate Mascots In Wake Of Charleston Shooting

The Huffington Post | Jacob Kerr | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics

In the wake of last week’s Charleston shooting, state and local governments around the country are taking efforts to get rid of Confederate symbols ...

8 Things to Do in Vegas after 8 p.m. (Beyond the Clubs and Casinos)

Travelzoo | Posted 11.12.2014 | Travel

From art walks to rollercoaster rides, the city's after-hours offerings are as diverse as the international crowds coming to visit.

Hillary Clinton and UNLV vs. The Students

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 09.06.2014 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

I am not going to begrudge Hillary Clinton for getting paid. She will need the cash for her campaign-to-be-named-later. The people I begrudge are the trustees of UNLV who are misusing the resources.

From Happy Rocks to Bloody Heads -- Llyn Foulkes at UNLV

JK Russ | Posted 11.30.2013 | Arts
JK Russ

The first Llyn Foulkes' work I saw was one of the "blood head" works and it left a lasting impression. As I discovered more of his work, I could see that it is often dark, yet humorous, and he certainly doesn't shy away from contentious issues.

UNLV vs. Cal

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 5 seed UNLV will face No. 12 California in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. The Rebels already battled the Gold...

No. 21 UNLV Narrowly Escape Upset From UTEP

AP | Posted 12.18.2012 | Sports

EL PASO, Texas -- Bryce DeJean-Jones scored 12 points and Anthony Marshall added 11 for No. 21 UNLV in a 62-60 victory over UTEP on Monday night. Jaq...

Pilots Can't Keep Up With No. 21 UNLV

AP | ANNE M. PETERSON | Posted 12.05.2012 | Sports

PORTLAND, Ore. -- For a while it looked like the Portland Pilots might just pull off an upset against No. 21 UNLV. The Pilots led by nine points in t...

Nevada Asks Battered Universities To Solve Its Economic Crisis

| Jon Marcus | Posted 09.21.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. LAS VEGAS — Just off the graveyard shift, Aaron Starks refuels with coffee in the early-...

Colorado Avoids Collapse, Upsets UNLV

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 05.15.2012 | Sports

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Maybe Colorado could get used to this college basketball thing. Playing in one of the sport's shrines, against one of its b...

No. 6 UNLV vs. No. 11 Colorado

AP | Posted 05.12.2012 | Sports

BY PAT GRAHAM, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — The NCAA selection show couldn't spoil Tad Boyle's party this time. A y...

No. 1 UNC Shocked By UNLV

AP | Posted 01.26.2012 | Sports

LAS VEGAS — Chace Stanback had a career-high 28 and added 10 rebounds to help UNLV beat top-ranked North Carolina 90-80 on Saturday night in the...

Fear The Badger: Wisconsin QB Shines In Rout Of UNLV

AP | Posted 11.02.2011 | Sports

By COLIN FLY, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. -- Russell Wilson peeked behind him on his way to a long touchdown run and saw no one in pursuit. Wide...

The True Story of Area 51's UFOs

Keith Thomson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Keith Thomson

Area 51 is heard in the same breath as Roswell, Amityville and Loch Ness. But now, with the CIA's declassification of aircraft testing there, we can finally know the truth.

Cinderella Teams Get Stuffed This Year

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

If there's one dominant theme that came out of Selection Sunday it's that the N.C.A.A. tournament is becoming more like the B.C.S. -- an insider's clu...

UNLV Waived Fee For CNN Debate

Las Vegas Review-Journal | Lawrence Mower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas really did pull out all the stops for CNN this week -- including waiving the cost of renting the Cox Pavilion. Un...