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State of the Valley

The e-mail sat in my in-box, an angry bullet fired by a frustrated white man. Minutes before, he’d heard San Diego Union-Tribune columnist Ruben Navarette refer to white Americans as “lazy.”

Minority report

August 21st, 2008

The e-mail sat in my in-box, an angry bullet fired by a frustrated white man. Minutes before, he’d heard San Diego Union-Tribune columnist Ruben Navarette refer to white Americans as “lazy.”

  • As We See It

    Whether Robert Kennedy would have made a good president is unknowable. All that is certain is that during his campaign he convinced millions of Americans ...

  • As We See It

    The green crowd is at it again, this time pushing for wind farms throughout much of the West and Great Plains. TV commercials are appearing ...

  • As We See It

    It’s ridiculous, just plain ridiculous to assume that Gov. Jim Gibbons used any political influence to receive a special designation that lowered his annual property ...

  • As We See It

    We’re reeling from a series of jolts: $4.50-a-gallon gasoline, neighborhoods shaken by empty homes, rapidly rising food prices, growing unemployment and a war in its ...

  • Foreclosures

    The young couple stands in their Summerlin driveway, an impromptu yard sale illustrating their plight. They need cash. Their house, once the symbol of a ...

  • As We See It

    Sales are down. Tips are off. Work is disappearing. The national unemployment rate climbed to 5.5 percent from 5 percent in May, the largest jump ...

  • As We See It

    There’s always the Duke with his sing-song voice, the miles of attitude that stretched from mesa to mesa and that athletic swagger. Surrounded by marauding ...

  • Arts & EntertainmentThe Kats Report BlogAggregate

    Amid chatter about the unsteady future of “Vegas Nocturne” at Rose. Rabbit. Lie. in the Cosmopolitan, an online report posted today says the show is ...

  • A&E

    From fireworks shows to community events to nightclub parties, how to celebrate America's big 238.

  • As We See It

    “This is my last time. I’m not Cher. At least no one can say I didn’t try.”

  • FeaturedDowntown Las Vegas

    Fremont in photos: Walk a few blocks past the hub of Downtown development, past Container Park; the new, old Atomic Liquors; and the Bunkhouse, preparing ...

  • Joe Downtown

    In June, President Obama singled out Jen McCabe, saying Las Vegas could become the center for “a revolution … in American manufacturing.”

  • Dining

    For chef Stacey Dougan, Simply Pure is the culmination of years spent developing healthy food ideas.

  • Music

    Filling in for the irreplaceable Freddie Mercury, the American Idol alum sounded best on the band's more bombastic tunes.

  • As We See It

    Seeing the sights in Las Vegas, at 33 mph and 50 stories above the Strip.

  • Dining News

    Now there will be east-side and west-side locations where you can find the delicious green eggs and ham flatbread.

  • FeaturedSportsUFC

    From Chris Weidman's elbows to Roy Nelson's chin, Weekly puts together a UFC Frankenfighter.

  • As We See It

    Showgirls not only sing and dance, they also get sawed in half by magicians, have sharp instruments hurled at them by knife-throwers and swing from ...

  • Dining

    Even the fresh poke in Hawaii couldn't hang with the best stuff at our local favorite.

  • As We See It

    Gary and Sheldeen Haleamau are the recipients of the 2015 Nevada Heritage Award.

  • Breaking News

    umors had swirled among anti-immigration activists near a U.S. Border Patrol station in Southern California that the agency would try again to bus in some ...

  • Reviews

    Las Vegas is a hotbed of creative Japanese cuisine, and Cocokala is a welcome addition.

  • Music

    The Weekly's Spencer Patterson points you to Carla Bozulich, Morgan Delt, Innercity Ensemble and more.

  • Music

    Ultimately, I could have closed my eyes and still been transfixed.