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May 3, 2016

World IP Day Workshop, organized by UNLV’s Office of Economic Development will take place Friday, May 6, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at The Innevation Center. Speakers at the event will discuss how intellectual property impacts digital creativity.


May 3, 2016

Amy Jensen has a big job. She has to get the biggest of the valley's big boxes ready to open on May 18th.


May 2, 2016

A Hispanic family mourns the loss of its youngest member--Jonathan, 1--after spending many months in the hospital.


May 2, 2016

There will likely be a change in charges against an unlicensed child caregiver in connection to an infant who suffered brain damage.


May 2, 2016

Dominic A. Marrocco, Chairman at Equiinet and Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas will be announcing the Grand Prize Winner of the 2016 Dominic Anthony Marrocco Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition. The event will be held at UNLV Foundations Building on Friday, April 29, 2016 starting at 5:30pm.


May 2, 2016

Leaders at the two major universities in Nevada don't seem to agree on how to dish out punishment equally and consistently among cheating students.


May 2, 2016

Deceit. Backstabbing. Murder. Striving for power, and how people who attain power misuse it. Life and death, love gone wrong, mistaken identity and broad humor funnier than anything today’s sitcom writers can dream up.


May 2, 2016

The last time KNPR caught up with Mary Guinan, it was in honor of World Aids Day, and we talked to her about her working with some of the first AIDS patients as a scientist with the Centers for Disease Control.


Apr 29, 2016

A University of Nevada, Las Vegas, law professor has been nominated by President Barack Obama for a judgeship on the U.S. District Court in Nevada.


Apr 29, 2016

First-generation college students have it tough – especially if those students are also low income.


Apr 29, 2016

President Barack Obama has nominated UNLV law professor Anne Traum for a judgeship in U.S. District Court in Nevada.


Apr 28, 2016

A University of Nevada, Las Vegas, law professor has been nominated by President Barack Obama for a judgeship on the U.S. District Court in Nevada.


Apr 28, 2016

Nevada casinos won $922,272,002 from gamblers during the month of March, according to figures released Thursday by state gaming regulators.


Apr 28, 2016

Raiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a new stadium in the city.