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John Blanchette: Las Vegas has played host to plenty of memorable WCC tournament moments for Gonzaga

The marriage of the West Coast Conference tournament and Las Vegas turns 10 this week, an anniversary of such happy construct that it’s hard to remember the Pliocene days when …


UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 10:13 a.m.

Gonzaga tries to add finishing touches to NCAA Tournament credentials

There’s always something to play for, particularly with March Madness around the corner.


Gonzaga’s women games to air on 1510-KGA-AM during WCC Tournament

All Gonzaga women’s basketball games during the upcoming West Coast Conference Tournament in Las Vegas will be available over the air on 1510 KGA AM, as part of the IMG …


UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 4:56 p.m.

Top-seeded Gonzaga awaits winner of LMU-Portland in quarterfinals of WCC Tournament

Top-seeded Gonzaga (27-4, 17-1) will open the WCC Tournament against No. 8 Loyola Marymount or No. 9 Portland in the quarterfinals Saturday at 7 p.m. at Orleans Arena in Las …


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 4:58 p.m.

Sir Washington has made huge strides on, off the court for Eastern Washington basketball

Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans couldn’t believe his ears. The telephone call came last November from a proud mother who needed some tickets for a special event.


Autopsy gives no insight on motive in Vegas mass shooting

The much anticipated autopsy report on Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock did nothing to help explain why he carried out the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history – his body …


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 8:47 p.m.

Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns amid sex misconduct claims

Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigned Tuesday as chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts amid sexual misconduct allegations.


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 3:24 p.m.

Kneeling, Gatorade, hair color among most interesting prop bets of 2018 Super Bowl

This Sunday in the 2018 Super Bowl, the Philadelphia Eagles will take on the New England Patriots at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. And once again, thousands – if not …


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 4:54 p.m.

Former Gonzaga great Ronny Turiaf gets WCC Hall of Honor call

Ronny Turiaf, whose game and magnetic personality left an indelible impression on Gonzaga basketball and the university, is part of the WCC’s 2018 Hall of Honor class.


Wynn shaken by sexual misconduct allegations against founder

Wynn Resorts is denying multiple allegations of sexual harassment and assault by founder Steve Wynn, detailed in a Wall Street Journal report that sent shares of the casino company tumbling …


UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 6:24 p.m.

Weekend of women’s marches promises continued momentum

Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, the anniversary of women’s marches around the world, to cap off a weekend of global demonstrations that …


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 2:39 p.m.

Women will march again with aim to become a political force

A year after more than 1 million people rallied at women’s marches worldwide with a message of female empowerment and protest against President Donald Trump, activists will return to the …


Lawyer: O.J. Simpson is golfing a lot, staying in Las Vegas

O.J. Simpson is not planning to move from Nevada to Florida like he told state parole officials before he was released in October from Nevada state prison, his Las Vegas …


UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 7:37 p.m.

Kick it or not, Vikings’ extra point made a big difference in Vegas

The clock had ticked down to zero, and Minnesota fans were already deep into a celebration like no other. In Las Vegas’ legal sports books, though, the outcome was still …


UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:29 p.m.

Judge rules to dismiss standoff case against rancher Bundy

A judge in Las Vegas has decided to dismiss criminal charges against a Nevada rancher and his sons accused of leading an armed uprising against federal authorities in 2014.


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 9:31 p.m.

Heightened security in Las Vegas on New Year’s Eve

An unprecedented number of law enforcement officers and National Guard members will be on duty when tens of thousands of people gather to ring in 2018 on the Las Vegas …


Ellensburg’s Riley, Brady Minor find success at National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas

Success at the National Finals Rodeo, which ended last weekend in Las Vegas, was pretty limited for contestants from Washington. Except for the Minor brothers, team ropers from Ellensburg.


UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 3:30 p.m.

Lady Gaga achieves ‘dream’ with Las Vegas residency

Lady Gaga will join the list of superstars with regularly scheduled shows in Las Vegas in 2018, when she kicks off a two-year residency in December.


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 8:58 p.m.

Collecting money after a mass shooting is easy. Giving it away is tricky.

The aftermath of mass shootings in the U.S. invariably features an outpouring of donations for the victims and their families. These days, increasingly, that impulse to give is channeled through …


Las Vegas shooting lawsuits stack up with 14 more filed

Legal action following the mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert is picking up with lawsuits filed Wednesday on behalf of 14 concertgoers, including some who were shot or injured …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 4:22 p.m.

Recreational pot dispensary offers drive-thru in Las Vegas

A recreational marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas has opened a drive-thru window.


UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 9:56 p.m.

Doctors prepare for deep dive into Las Vegas shooter’s brain

Scientists are preparing to do a microscopic study of the Las Vegas gunman’s brain, but whatever they find, if anything, likely won’t be what led him to kill 58 people …


UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 3:54 p.m.

San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts

The San Antonio Stars are moving to Las Vegas and are being bought by MGM Resorts International. The team will begin play next season with home games at the Mandalay …


Country duo Big & Rich to perform at Las Vegas benefit

Big & Rich played at the Route 91 Harvest Festival the night of the Oct. 1 shooting, performing several hours before shots were fired.


UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 9:18 p.m.

Las Vegas gunman targeted responding police, jet fuel tanks

The gunman who sprayed more than 1,000 rounds of bullets into a Las Vegas country music concert also took shots at jet fuel tanks and targeted police officers responding to …


Froma Harrop: U.S. is proficient in massacre cleanup

A country that refuses to lift a finger to curb gun violence needs a big cleanup crew to deal with it.


Christine M. Flowers: Political posturing after Vegas is repellent

I’m not blind to how people are using this tragedy to advance their political agendas.


Amy Goodman: We can have the gun debate

Let’s have the debate. Let’s open the airwaves and the halls of Congress, the classrooms and the town squares, to a vigorous debate about gun violence and how to stop …


It’s past time to talk about gun violence

Like the heroes who assisted shooting victims, it’s the American people who will have to step up if they want to stem the wave of mass shootings.


Phillips: Trump unlikely to back gun control

Trump is consistent on one thing: hugging his base. On guns, he hugged his base hard. And he has yet to let go.