An American medical student is auctioning off her virginity to the highest bidder, and the top offer has hit $801,000 as bidding closes today at 8 p.m. American EST.  (photo: TENGKU BAHAR/AFP/Getty Images)

$230K Grant Will Help Homeless Veterans In Vegas

A southern Nevada program that helps homeless veterans get back on their feet is getting a boost from the U.S. Department of Labor.


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Nevada Receives $3.4 Million Homeland Security

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval will decide later this week what to do with more than $3.4 million in grant money from the federal Department of Homeland Security.


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University Professor Gets $25,000 Grant To Study Happiness

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico State University philosophy professor has received a federal grant to explore happiness. NMSU announced Tuesday that Mark Walker will explore the nature of happiness thanks to a […]



Nevada Gets $14 Million Literacy Grant

The federal education department is awarding the state of Nevada more than $14 million in literacy grants to improve the way instructors teach reading.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/09/2011


Local Realtors Search For Most Deserving Vegas Non-Profit

A local real estate firm needs your help to find the most deserving non-profit in Las Vegas. An $8,000 endowment will be awarded to the winning organization!


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UNLV’s Hotel School Getting $1M Hilton Fund Grant

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is giving $1 million to the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

CBS Las Vegas–06/15/2011