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Researchers Uncover Dire Wolf Fossils Near Las Vegas
2012-12-18 12:02:59

Researchers from UNLV have announced they have uncovered dire wolf fossils for the first time in the Silver State.

2008-08-05 06:00:24

By Henry Brean By HENRY BREAN REVIEW-JOURNAL It began more than 40 years ago with plans to build a resort on the shores of Lake Mead, not far from where the Las Vegas Wash empties into the reservoir. If the National Park Service hadn't objected to the idea, there would be no Lake Las Vegas today.

2008-07-08 06:00:19

By Sonya Padgett By SONYA PADGETT REVIEW-JOURNAL Though the Stardust was demolished last year, it still does its part to support the Las Vegas community. Literally.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.