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Firing undone, Clark County school superintendent to stay on

Dec. 04, 2021 14:19 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County school district's board first voted to fire the district superintendent before it then reversed itself and undid Jesus Jara's termination, and now he's agreed to stay in the job he's held since 2018. The district board on Oct. 28 voted...

Broncos hope to keep AFC West jumbled against Chiefs

Dec. 04, 2021 11:33 AM EST

The Broncos don't beat the Chiefs. Andy Reid almost never loses coming off a bye. The NFL flexed Denver at Kansas City with those facts staring directly at the league Well, yes. Sunday night's game, which replaces San Francisco at...

Cristobal expects to be approached by other schools

Dec. 04, 2021 01:51 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Oregon coach Mario Cristobal said he fully expects to be approached with job offers from other schools. “It happens every single year,” Cristobal said after the 10th-ranked Ducks lost 38-10 to Utah in the Pac-12 title game on Friday night. “Every...

No. 14 Utah beats No. 10 Oregon 38-10 for 1st Rose Bowl bid

Dec. 04, 2021 01:39 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — As the Utah players celebrated the Pac-12 championship surrounded by roses and confetti, the memories of two teammates who couldn't share in the moment was paramount. The past year marked by tragedy following the deaths of Ty Jordan and Aaron Lowe will...

Nevada court sides with gunmakers in Las Vegas shooting suit

Dec. 03, 2021 20:47 PM EST

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada’s Supreme Court ruled gun manufacturers cannot be held responsible for the deaths in the 2017 mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip because a state law shields them from liability unless the weapon malfunctions. The parents of a woman...

Vegas ice-skating canine named Benny wins kennel club award

Dec. 03, 2021 19:45 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An ice-skating dog familiar to Vegas Golden Knights fans is drawing acclaim from the American Kennel Club for his role as a companion animal for children with disabilities. Hockey fans at T-Mobile Arena know “Benny” for his on-ice abilities with...

Del Rio makes Las Vegas debut as Raiders opponent

Dec. 03, 2021 13:01 PM EST

Jack Del Rio never made it to Las Vegas with the Raiders, so his first game there will be as an opponent instead of head coach of the team he cheered for as a kid. Despite being the most successful Raiders coach in nearly two decades, Del Rio was fired by owner Mark Davis...

Jackson and Carr have found rhythm in time for Raiders

Dec. 02, 2021 21:05 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — DeSean Jackson has tormented NFC East teams for years, having played 11 of the first 13 years of his career for the Philadelphia Eagles and Washington. Advantage, Las Vegas. The 35-year-old wideout, who celebrated a birthday...

UNLV, fraternity suspend chapter after fatal boxing event

Dec. 02, 2021 17:22 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The fraternity that organized a charity boxing match where a University of Nevada, Las Vegas student competitor collapsed and later died of head injuries has been suspended both by the school and its national organization pending the outcome of investigations. ...

Take 2: Oregon, Utah meet again with Pac-12 on the line

Dec. 02, 2021 15:33 PM EST

Just 13 days after Utah knocked Oregon out of contention for a College Football Playoff berth, the two teams meet again to decide the Pac-12 champion. The winner of Friday night's game in Las Vegas will be going to the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. ...