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Western cities’ water shortages show we have little time to waste

Las Vegas Sun 25 Jul 2021
This past week brought a machine gun-like procession of news reports about water supplies dwindling to dangerously low levels in a number of regional towns and rural areas ... The good news for Las Vegas is that we’ve been taking water conservation seriously for years, and are using less than our allotment of water from Lake Mead.

COMMENTARY: Down to the last drop

Las Vegas Review-Journal 25 Jul 2021
(Bloomberg News photo by Ian Waldie). With Las Vegas and other parts of the West suffering from extreme drought, there’s heightened attention on better water management — whether it’s conservation, reuse for agriculture and recreation or recycled for drinking.

France shocks US to end 25-game Olympic basketball win streak

Al Jazeera 25 Jul 2021
Jrue Holiday had 18 points for the US, Bam Adebayo had 12, Damian Lillard 11 and Kevin Durant had 10 for the Americans – who are just 2-3 in their games this summer, the first four of them exhibitions in Las Vegas that were not supposed to mean much. “It felt good, it felt good,” Fournier told the Reuters news agency ... .

Video: Man tries getting into house, threatens to rape and kill homeowner

The Daily Dot 24 Jul 2021
A Ring doorbell video of a man threatening to rape and kill a woman in her home led to an arrest in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 22, according to Las Vegas 8 News Now ... He was later arrested after someone recognized him from photos shared on social media, according to Las Vegas 8 News Now ... Las Vegas 8 News Now.

Concerned about Covid vaccine side effects: Mum of four dies, husband gives warning

International Business Times 24 Jul 2021
Vaccine fear claimed the life of Ferny Vega ... But what I experienced, I don't want anyone else to experience this. Everybody has their own choice, but Covid is real and what I went through I don't want to be back there again," said Ismael Vega, reports ... The pain was just that she was gone," Ismael Vega told KTAR News. .

Even Love Island USA alumni are mad about Javonny leaving the villa

m&c 24 Jul 2021
Javonny Vega on Love Island USA ... Love Island USA fans reacted in shock when the Islanders voted to keep Jeremy Hershberg in the villa and eliminated Javonny Vega ... Fans on social media went ballistic when the Islanders picked Jeremy over Javonny, but the good news is that it seems Vega took it in stride ... A post shared by Javonny Vega (@javonnyvega) ... .

Adam Hadwin, Ryan Armour Shoot 65s To Share 3M Open Lead

CBS Sports 24 Jul 2021
Bo Hoag (66), Chez Reavie (67), Jhonatton Vegas (69) and Roger Sloan (69) were a shot back ... Vegas was able to finish in the dark on Thursday, but it wasn’t without incident as his approach on the 18th hit the top of a hospitality tent ... Vegas has tied for 11th or better in three of his last five tournaments ... I can’t really complain too much.”MORE NEWS.

Golden Knights take forward Zach Dean in first round of NHL Draft

Las Vegas Sun 24 Jul 2021
John Locher / AP. George McPhee, left, president of hockey operations with the Las Vegas Golden Knights, speaks at a news conference with general manager Kelly McCrimmon, right, Thursday, May 2, 2019, in Las Vegas. By Justin Emerson (contact). Friday, July 23, 2021 . 8.40 p.m ... .

Minnesota Wild Take Jesper Wallstedt, Carson Lambos In NHL Draft’s First Round

CBS Sports 24 Jul 2021
The Wild traded its 22nd and 90th picks with the Edmonton Oilers for pick number 20 on Friday night, selecting Swedish goalie Jesper Wallstedt.READ MORE ... Hockey Award ... Last season, the Wild lost in the first round of the playoffs to the Vegas Golden Knights. Since the 2012 season, the team has only missed the playoffs once.MORE NEWS ...   ... .

The week the Delta variant threatened the economy

Business Insider 24 Jul 2021
It's increased the odds of Covid "breakthrough" infections among vaccinated people, a growing minority of which - from the New York Yankees to Vegas partygoers - have caught Covid. The good news is that the vaccinated remain well protected from serious disease, likely to have mild or no symptoms, and carrying with them a low transmission risk.

Box Office: ‘Old’ Slithers Past ‘Snake Eyes’ to Win Slow Weekend

The Hollywood Reporter 24 Jul 2021
Show additional share options. Logo text. Show additional share options. M. Night Shyamalan is scoring another No. 1 win at the domestic box office, where his thriller Old is slithering past fellow new offering Snake Eyes. G.I ... The G.I ... Related Stories ... Will the Las Vegas Show Go on Amid Delta Variant?. Movie News Henry Golding Says 'G.I ... .

WNYC ‘The Takeaway’ Host Tanzina Vega Leaves Amid Internal Tensions

The Daily Beast 23 Jul 2021
Tanzina Vega, host of WNYC’s morning radio news show The Takeaway, announced Friday morning that she will exit the station ... After three years, I’ve decided to leave the show,” Vega wrote in a statement posted to Twitter ... Vega’s departure is just the latest as WNYC’s internal tensions have spilled into public view.

LETTER: Vegas had better prepare for another shutdown

Las Vegas Review-Journal 23 Jul 2021
How concerned are you now? To those of you still unvaccinated, do you see what’s happening? Las Vegas is making world news as the worst area in the United States for COVID ...

MWC football notes: Commissioner’s phone is buzzing, Reed named preseason-all league

Albuquerque Journal 23 Jul 2021
5 in action in Las Vegas, Nevada ... LAS VEGAS, Nev ...Texas, Oklahoma, potentially, could be a tipping point,” Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson said, per The Athletic at the MWC football media days in Las Vegas, Nevada ... “Accolades like that and preseason polls are rated as the same thing,” he said while in Las Vegas for the MW media days.

Marathon Health Opens First Network Location in Las Vegas

Caledonian Record 23 Jul 2021
This is the fourth Marathon Health clinic in Las Vegas and the first Network facility serving multiple employers ... kind of change for Las Vegas." ... View original content.https.//