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<p>FILE PHOTO</p><p>The D Las Vegas in downtown Las Vegas recently announced it will begin accepting Bitcoin. Accepting the Degecoin seems like a natural fit too, because the symbol for this currency is &amp;#208;.</p>

CRYPTOCURRENCY ON THE RISE: Such doge, much profit

Jan 29, 2014 3:52pm
This is Part III of the Cryptocurrency On The Rise series. Be sure to check out Part I (http://bit....

Savage Love

Jan 29, 2014 3:44pm
I’m what was once quaintly called a “woman of a certain age” who started reading your...
<p>State Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto, middle, is taking the brunt of criticism for a brief filed in a court case challenging Nevada&amp;#8217;s voter-imposed gay marriage ban.</p>

The will of Nevada’s people taking a beating

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm
The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government, and to...
<p>Futurist Ray Kurzweil is scheduled to speak Feb. 10 at the Barrick Lecture Series at UNLV. He believes increasing technology is the next stage of evolution and that humans will will be organically bonding with their machines.</p>

And miles to go, perhaps

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm
The universe is a psychopath. It doesn’t care, one way or the other, whether or not we...

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Downtown Development: Part One

Nov 28, 2013 1:08pm
Having written about arts and culture in Las Vegas for over a decade I can honestly say it’s a dream come true watching all the energy and enthusiasm flowing into downtown and the 18b Arts District....
<p>Object of our editor&amp;#8217;s man crush.</p>

What I’m thankful for

Updated: Dec 05, 2013 5:22pm
Today, assuming you picked up this issue the day it came out, as we gather around the Thanksgiving dinner table with family and friends, it is important to remember for what we are thankful.For me, I...

Going gonzo

Updated: Nov 27, 2013 5:13pm
People are always asking me if I’m a Hunter S. Thompson fan, because clearly any Vegas writer worth his/her salt owes a huge debt to Thompson, author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and father of...

Nazi Buying Rachel?

Nov 27, 2013 4:42pm
This story has the ingredients of a Hollywood blockbuster. First, it has a spooky setting - the desert outside of the top secret Area 51 military base. Think classified projects, dark secrets, maybe...

JFK conspiracy leads to Vegas

Nov 25, 2013 9:23am
It’s an axiom of Nevada journalism that all big stories have a legitimate connection to Las Vegas. The 9/11 hijackers, the Oklahoma City bomber, the Manson murders — you name it, there’s a local...

Savage Love

Nov 20, 2013 4:42am
I’m a heterosexual guy in my early 20s. I’ve been dating my girlfriend for about six months, and we’ve been having some fights recently. The problem: I have a high sex drive in comparison to hers. I...
<p>Logo of the Nevada National Security Site, formerly known as the Nevada Test Site.</p>

Nevada is not a wasteland!

Nov 20, 2013 4:36am
To the rest of the nation:Here in Las Vegas, we live in somewhat of a bubble. We’re surrounded by bright lights, fantastic performers and endless gastronomic distractions. We welcome you and millions...

Guide to backing Kickstarter projects

Nov 20, 2013 4:30am
Last week, a new startup called Coin began taking preorders for a product currently in development, a small device about the size and thickness of a credit card that can store information from...

JFK, Billy and Me

Nov 20, 2013 4:28am
The night wind was bone-chilling as the passing presidential candidate stretched out to reach my hand and clasp it firmly. His nostrils exhaled steam, like a workhorse’s in winter.“Thank you for...
<p>Caesars Entertainment President and Chief Executive Officer Gary Loveman will be inducted into the Gaming Hall of Fame this year.</p>


Nov 20, 2013 4:03am
STILL TRIANGULATING AFTER ALL THESE YEARSFormer President Bill Clinton, who helped sell the Affordable Care Act to the public, broke with President Obama just a bit recently, saying the incumbent...