UNLV opponent Howard brings culture, flair off the field

For the second straight year, UNLV football will open its season with a home game against an HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), and it’s not a coincidence. On the field, the matchups make sense for the Rebels. Last year’s opponent, Jackson State, and … Source: UNLV Sports

Armani Rogers ready for first start as Rebels QB

It would take a complete and total meltdown in order for UNLV to lose its 2017 season opener on Saturday. The Rebels will be five-touchdown favorites (at least) over Howard, so only an entire game full of fumbled snaps, interceptions, and physical and … Source: UNLV Sports

Dwayne Morgan off UNLV basketball team

UNLV announced junior basketball player Dwayne Morgan is no longer on scholarship, though he will remain at the university as he continues to work toward graduation … Source: UNLV Sports

Analysis: Breaking down the Rebels' depth chart for Week 1

UNLV released its depth chart for Saturday’s season opener against Howard, and most of the position battles that were waged throughout training camp have been settled (for now). Backup quarterback, center and cornerback were among the most hotly contested … Source: UNLV Sports

Reno rent market at record-high prices, near-zero vacancy

The recent influx of new workers combined with near-zero residential development during the recession gave birth to a classic supply-and-demand scenario that saw the cost of housing skyrocket in the Biggest Little City … Source: Real Estate Las Vegas

Bookies will lose millions if McGregor knocks out Mayweather

Conor McGregor is making a lot of wise guys nervous in this gambling city. Should he somehow manage to knock out Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the early rounds Saturday night, the city’s bookmakers would lose millions of dollars in the biggest single event loss in the history of sports betting. […]

Why Cosmopolitan sees value in hiring military veterans

In one of Las Vegas’ most luxurious hiring events, veterans and spouses of veterans filed into a penthouse suite in the Cosmopolitan Wednesday hoping to land one of the 150 jobs currently open at the hip resort … Source: gaming las vegas

5 key position battles as UNLV training camp winds down

Much of UNLV’s depth chart is locked in as the Rebels head into the final week of training camp, but there are some key position battles still raging. After Sunday’s practice, head coach Tony Sanchez said there were a handful of situations he hopes will be settled before … Source: […]

Local woman hits $747,000 jackpot at Ellis Island

A local woman won a jackpot of more than $700,000 this weekend playing a slot machine at Ellis Island, the casino’s director of marketing, Christina Ellis, said. The woman, who asked to … Source: gaming las vegas