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Las Vegas’ Presidential Debates: Then & Now

KXNT’s Robert Rytina takes a look at the past presidential debate held at UNLV back in 2007, and looks ahead to tonight’s high-stakes showdown between GOP rivals at the Venitian.


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Dragon Boats Take Over Lake Las Vegas For A Cause

Thousands turned out Saturday as the community’s collective paddle power raised funds to fight breast cancer. KXNT’s Robert Rytina participated, and offers a first-hand look.


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Las Vegas Strip Going To The Dogs!

…sort of. If you’re heading to the Strip for an overnight stay, one resort company says, bring Fido!


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The KXNT Ebonics Quiz: “Oh Stewardess, I Speak Jive”

From spoof, to school district strategy, to marketable skill, looks like “ebonics” is here to stay.

Could you, too, work as a translator for Atlanta’s DEA office? Take the quiz and find out!



Film Legend Elizabeth Taylor Dies At 79 In LA

By DAVID GERMAIN and HILLEL ITALIE Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) – Elizabeth Taylor, the violet-eyed film goddess whose sultry screen persona, stormy personal life and enduring fame and glamour made her one of the […]



X Burlesque Earns Its Degree

LAS VEGAS – From a sultry strip tease to high-energy dance routines, X Burlesque has it all.  The provocative show X Burlesque celebrates four years at Flamingo Las Vegas with its new graduate program, XBU: […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/14/2011


Sahara Hotel-Casino Announces Closure

 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Owners of the Sahara Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip say the resort will close in mid-May after nearly six decades in business. CEO Sam Nazarian of owner SBE Entertainment Group […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/11/2011


MTV’s “Spring Break Live” Wraps Up At The Palms

First, the “Real World” back in 2002, then the Video Music Awards in 2007 – perhaps all good things really do come in 3s.   The Palms Hotel and Casino played host to MTV’s daily live […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/09/2011

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Ex-Boyfriend Indicted In Dancer’s Murder

A grand jury has returned an indictment on Jason “Blu” Griffith in the high-profile murder of Fantasy dancer Debora Flores Narvaez. Griffith is accused of strangling his former girlfriend  to death, dismembering her body, and hiding […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/09/2011


Bugsy Inspires “Big Sleep” At The El Cortez

Urban Design Studio’s “Big Sleep” suite took the top honor in a competition that challenged four design teams to each revamp a room at the El Cortez hotel-casino. KXNT’s Robert Rytina spoke with Tina Enard, […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/09/2011