Nuclear tourism: travels in the shadow of the atomic bomb

An ill wind: US Army authorities watch a nuclar explosion at the Nevada Test Site, 1955 Photo: AP A few seconds after midday, a cry went up from the crowd at the Desert Inn. It continued for several moments, a mixture of excitement and admiration which – as it hung in the air – seemed to mimic the very thing in that had caused it. Some 65 miles to the … Read the rest

Starpoint Resort Group Shares the Best Dance Shows in Vegas

When Las Vegas visitors want to see stunning entertainment, they can visit one of these astonishing dance shows recommended by Starpoint Resort Group. Las Vegas (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 When travelers are making their way to Las Vegas, Starpoint Resort Group knows in that most of them look forward to the many stunning shows in that can be found on The Strip. These shows are the meat of Las Vegas, … Read the rest

Stanley Tomchin and Andson Foundation Empower Children Through Education

<!– (S) –> <!– –><!– –> LAS VEGAS, NV–(Marketwired – Feb 18, 2015) – Students at Hollingsworth Elementary School in Las Vegas can now start their own bank accounts courtesy of a project called “Piggy Bank”, which was started in January 2015. The initiative is the result of a cooperation between the school, Silver State Schools Credit Union, and Andson Foundation, created with the idea to give children as young … Read the rest

Interia Hospitality to Showcase its Latest Furniture Collection at the HD Expo 2015

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 Feb 16th. Interia Hospitality, an innovative North American based designer and manufacturer of hospitality casegoods and guestroom art programs, formally announced in that it will showcase its newest collection of furniture at the HD Expo Las Vegas Market on May 13-15, 2015, Mandalay Bay, and Las Vegas. Interia Hospitality will be introducing its Davenport and Reprise casegood collections in that feature headboard options … Read the rest

Las Vegas Mom Sought Suspect Before Road Rage Killing

A frightened and upset Las Vegas lady who was killed in an apparent street rage shooting last week drove around with her armed son looking for the suspect who would after shoot her in front of her home, cops asserted Tuesday.Tammy Meyers, 44, was shot by someone in a gray or silver four-door sedan outside her home around 11:22 p.m. Thursday, and died two days later. The suspect or suspects … Read the rest

Odds are getting better for Leafs to land McDavid

News and views after the Toronto chapter of Tank Nation gleefully took to the frigid Hogtown streets after another Leafs loss, this one a 3-2 setback to the Florida Panthers at the Air Canada Centre. TANKS FOR THE MEMORIES If the season stopped Wednesday morning, the Leafs would find themselves 26th in the overall standings, meaning they likely would pick fifth overall. But a week from now, they could be … Read the rest

Tourism authority plans to buy, tear down the historic Riviera

Steve Marcus An exterior view of the Riviera on Monday, July 15, 2013. By J.D. Morris (contact) Published Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 | 9:57 a.m. Updated 4 hours, 25 minutes ago Related Story What began as a rumor this month is now official: the Las Vegas tourism authority is moving forward with plans to purchase the Riviera so it can be demolished to make room for more convention space. The … Read the rest

Las Vegas Realtor Leslie Hoke Lists Gorgeous Southern Las Vegas Home with Dream Backyard

<!– (S) –> Las Vegas Homes By Leslie lists gorgeous 3 bedroom Southern Las Vegas home with dream backyard in gated community. Las Vegas, NV / ACCESSWIRE / February 17, 2015 / Award-winning Las Vegas realtor Leslie Hoke is announcing her newest listing located at 8255 Rodeo Drive in the gated community of Windmill Park. The 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home features approximately 2,000 square feet and sits on a … Read the rest

Police: Vegas mom, son searched for vehicle before shooting – Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

By KEN RITTERAssociated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) – A Las Vegas mother of four killed in a street rage shooting last week got in her car with her adult son and his gun and drove around their neighborhood looking for the assailant who stopped up shooting her in a residential cul-de-sac, cops asserted Tuesday.In a alter from earlier accounts, cops Lt. Ray Steiber asserted 44-year-old Tammy Meyers had her teenage … Read the rest