2018

2018

 A charity fundraising pitch in Las Vegas for the dogs(Some 86% of donations to Dogs for Law Enforcement goes for fundraising rather than K-9s), NewToLawVegas.com, June 11, 2018.
 Far from Las Vegas, thoughts on the Abscam sting of conman Mel Weinberg (FBI informant brought down many politicians in undercover sting), NewToLasVegas.com, June 7, 2018.
 Far from Las Vegas the racist cant of the National Anthem and its lyricist (Rarely sung third stanza by Francis Scott Key welcomes the killing of fleeing slaves), NewToLasVegas.com, June 6, 2018.
 A snapshot of Las Vegas (Crime news dominates the Las Vegas Review-Journal), NewToLasVegas.com, June 2, 2018.
 Unique execution of Las Vegas killer would not be Nevada’s first(In 1924 the state built world’s first gas chamber to kill Chinese gang member Gee Jon), NewToLasVegas.com, May 31, 2018.
 Las Vegas as observed by Tom Wolfe in 1964 (Writer called Sin City “a resort for old people”), NewToLasVegas.com, May 23, 2018.
 As feds ponder nuke dump near Las Vegas: Payback for decades of dirty dealings? (Bill that just passed the House would restart Yucca Mountain licensing process), NewToLasVegas.com, May 15, 2018.
 It Didn’t Stay Here: 15% of all accusations against Bill Cosby cited Las Vegas (Two women testified at his criminal trial about attacks in Vegas, the same location mentioned by seven others), NewToLasVegas.com, May 1, 2018.
 Far from Las Vegas, Curse of Lew Wallace resurfaces in New Mexico (Flub of 10 vetoes by Gov. Susana Martinez recalls prophecy of 19th century author of Ben-Hur), NewToLasVegas.com, April 25, 2018.
 The Best Places To Retire In 2018 (Forbes highlights 25 places of varying size and character across the country, all of which we believe offer excellent retirement value), with SLIDE SHOW, Forbes.com, April 23, 2018.
 Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, may revise John C. Frémont exhibit after my criticisms (Official acknowledges war criminal acts, among other bad stuff, was left out of display), NewToLasVegas.com, April 23, 2018.
 It Didn’t Stay Here: Alleged Pittsburgh-area fraud involved Las Vegas spending (Feds say George Retos Jr. used corporate assets as a “slush fund”), NewToLasVegas.com, April 18, 2018.
 Another dodgy cancer charity comes a calling in Las Vegas (The Breast Cancer Charities of America spends very little of the donated cash fighting cancer), NewToLasVegas.com, April 12, 2018.
 Las Vegas exhibit to open for war criminal John C. Frémont (By massacring Indians and Latinos, he helped open the West to gringos), NewToLasVegas.com, April 2, 2018. Updated with review of exhibit, April 6, 2018.
 Trump, Stormy, Las Vegas–and me (Turns out a 2006 Forbes issue I tried to sell for big bucks on Ebay wasn’t used to spank the future president), NewToLasVegas.com, March 28, 2018.
 From Las Vegas: Second Amendment defenders are defending slavery (Wording comforted Southern states worried about slave rebellions), NewToLasVegas.com, March 23, 2018.
 Another iffy cancer charity solicits in Las Vegas (United Breast Cancer Foundation gets little love from charity watchdogs), NewToLasVegas.com, February 27, 2018.
 It Didn’t Stay Here: Jail for embezzling Scot who partied in Las Vegas (Alicia Moran was arrested getting off a plane returning from Sin City), NewToLasVegas.com, February 16, 2018.
 Las Vegas news media scene remains weak (Top newspaper sat on explosive Steve Wynn story for 20 years, and other tales), NewToLasVegas.com, February 8, 2018.
 Las Vegas dog on dog crime rate may mirror humans (Two canines are killed by their own at Dog Fancier’s Park), NewToLasVegas.com, February 3, 2018.