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  • Bellagio robbery results in $1.5M in chips stolen by armed bandit

    Bellagio robbery results in $1.5M in chips stolen by armed bandit

    Bellagio robbery: The thief took chips ranging in value from $100 to $25,000 early Tuesday, police said. However, he might find it hard to redeem the chips at any other casino except the Bellagio.

  • Why Wayne Newton wants you to visit his Las Vegas home

    Why Wayne Newton wants you to visit his Las Vegas home

    Wayne Newton is saying he wants to open his home to the public. Why, and what can you see inside?

  • Sharron Angle fails to topple Nevada Sen. Harry Reid

    Sharron Angle fails to topple Nevada Sen. Harry Reid

    Sharron Angle, a tea party favorite, couldn't ride the Republican wave that swept across the nation. Democrat Sen. Harry Reid survived for a fifth term. Angle hints her political ambitions may not be over.

  • 'Terrorist attack' on Las Vegas canceled: Politics over preparedness?

    'Terrorist attack' on Las Vegas canceled: Politics over preparedness?

    At Sen. Harry Reid's request, the Obama administration canceled a mock 'dirty bomb' terrorist attack exercise in Las Vegas. Critics say the administration is playing politics with national preparedness, but others say a shift to secret surprise tests is a better way to prepare for the worst.

  • In Pictures Earth Hour 2010

    People place LED lights to form a 'No CO2' slogan in support of global efforts to reduce greenhouse gases during the Earth Hour Saturday, in Taipei, Taiwan. More than 20 high-rise buildings in Taiwan's capital dimmed their lights for an hour in a gesture against global warming.

  • Earth Hour 2010 aims to get 1 billion to turn off the lights

    Earth Hour 2010 aims to get 1 billion to turn off the lights

    For this year's Earth Hour, set for 8:30 p.m. Saturday, more businesses and governments are expected to take part in the campaign to turn off the lights. The aim: at least 1 billion participants.

  • In Pictures Scenes from Earth Hour 2009

    The World Wildlife Fund's (WWF) Earth Hour is an annual global event held on the last Saturday of March, in which participants turn off non-essential electrical appliances for an hour in order to raise awareness on climate change. This picture provided by Commonwealth Edison shows buildings in downtown Chicago darkened during Earth Hour 2009 on Saturday, March 28, 2009. The Wrigley Building is seen at center.

  • Lights go out as Earth Hour hits: A threat to the NCAA basketball tournament?

    Global News Blog Lights go out as Earth Hour hits: A threat to the NCAA basketball tournament?

    More than 100 countries will turn out the lights on March 27 for Earth Hour, casting normally illuminated icons such as Sydney's Opera House and Beijing's Birds Nest into darkness. But expect the NCAA basketball tournament to stay on TV.

  • Nevada politicians slam Obama's Vegas comment

    Nevada politicians slam Obama's Vegas comment

    Nevada politicians, including Democratic Sen. Harry Reid, took umbrage at President Obama's comments about Las Vegas at a town hall meeting this week.

  • Las Vegas shooting: rage against the courts

    Las Vegas shooting: rage against the courts

    Las Vegas shooting suspect Johnny Lee Wicks had a long rap sheet and was reportedly upset about the dismissal of his lawsuit against the Social Security Administration. Experts say it's not easy to tell whether a disgruntled plaintiff will become a violent one.