Cindy Blackstock is executive director of the - First Nations Child & Family Caring Society of Canada. Ghislain Picard is national chief of the - Assembly of First Nations.When we know better, we do better for our children. This belief drives parents to do the - best for their children. But when it comes to First Nations children, the - government knows better, yet refuses to do better. <!– This is a catch-all ASF view; … Read the rest

L.A. Clippers party at Tao; Bruno Mars, J.Lo and Matt Damon at Marquee

Al Powers / PowersImagery.com Spencer Hawes, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin & J.J. Redick of the - LA CA Clippers at Tao on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in the Venetian. By Don Chareunsy (contact) Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 | 11:45 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Tao; Lavo Party Brunch Season 4 Launch slideshow » The LA CA Clippers dined at Tao in the - Venetian on Saturday night after their preseason game against the - Denver … Read the rest

Convention center touts renovation

By Jessica Dyer / Journal Staff WriterPUBLISHED: Monday, October 20, 2014 at 12:02 am …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. The story of the - underwhelmed meeting planner is one frequently related by Albuquerque’s elected authorities & tourism professionals. It goes something like this: By the - numbers:1972: Albuquerque Convention Center is built1992: Major remodel 600,000: Size of the - convention center (in square feet) 210,000: Average number of visitors who come through the - center annually $25 million: Cost … Read the rest

Las Vegas [PRWEB] -- Reports October 20, 2014 In Las Vegas, Nevada, Tony Hsieh, Internet entrepreneur, venture capitalist & CEO of Zappos.com partnered with Send Me On Vacation to Zap Out the - Effects of Cancer at the - Container Park on East Fremont Street on Oct 10, 2104. Donating the - Container Park to host a benefit concert to raise funds to send a local breast cancer survivor on a dream vacation, Tony made … Read the rest

Sammy Hagar toasts 67th birthday at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

Tom Donoghue / DonoghuePhotography.com Sammy Hagar’s belated birthday bash Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center. By Don Chareunsy (contact) Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 | 10:47 p.m. Sammy Hagar Belated Birthday Bash Launch slideshow » Rocker Sammy Hagar celebrated his belated 67th birthday with a bash — — a concert! — — at the - new Downtown Las Vegas Events Center across from The D Las Vegas on Saturday night. Hagar, who … Read the rest

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<!– google_ad_section_start –>LONDON, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — PCI Descoping & Risk Management solutions deployed to enhance customers’ experience   SafeCharge (SCH.L), a leader in advanced payment technologies, today formally announced in that The Rank Group Plc (Rank), owner of the - leading bingo site, Mecca Bingo & the - leading UK casino brand Grosvenor Casinos, has deployed SafeCharge’s Secure Payments Platform, Risk Management & PCI Descoping solutions for all of its UK customer facing digital … Read the rest

Posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014, 2:52 AM The odds of having an Ebola-infected airliner seatmate in the - U.S. remain tiny, even after news in that a nurse coming down with the - disease flew from Ohio to Dallas last week. Here’s why: People with Ebola aren’t contagious until they start experiencing symptoms, such as fever, body aches, or stomach pain, research shows. So far, two infected travelers are known to have flown on U.S. … Read the rest

October 16, 2014, 12:23 PM    Last updated: Saturday, October 18, 2014, 12:58 AM The state Assembly this afternoon has followed the - lead of the - state Senate, which voted Tuesday to approve the - latest version of a bill allowing sports betting in New Jersey — — once again leaving it up to Governor Christie to take a position on the - issue. AP FILE PHOTO The bill, approved by a 73-4 vote, is … Read the rest

PlanetF1 – <!– google_ad_section_start –>Formula 1 could add Las Vegas to its list of high-profile street races as Bernie Ecclestone has opened talks. F1 previously raced in the - NV city with the - Caesars Palace Grand Prix back in the - early 80s. Ecclestone is keen to see the - sport return. “Vegas state they are ready to go & it would be on The Strip for sure,” he told The Independent newspaper. But … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS NV [AP] -- Reports — — Vice President Joe Biden used a lunch stop at a Mexican restaurant in downtown Las Vegas on Monday to make a pitch for raising the - minimum wage nationally to $10.10 per hour. Biden had facts at his fingertips when he met with three Hispanic business owners, Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman & local Democratic Congressman Steven Horsford. The vice president asserted boosting the - minimum wage … Read the rest