| Mar 4, 2012
For those who want to spend more time than money in Las Vegas, here are 21 things to do for less than $21, all aimed at keeping the bottom line low and the fun factor high.
1. Springs Preserve. Forsake the fake pyramid and fake Statue of Liberty for a...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:44 AM
Las Vegas is one of my favorite places, but there's a tinge of sadness on the Strip these days.
It's not a lack of crowds or dearth of attractions. The streets, shows, restaurants and casinos are packed as always. No, what's made the people of Las...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 1:56 PM
In a big show of support for gay rights, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will officiate the wedding of two of his top staffers Sunday July 24, when the state's same-sex marriage law goes into effect, the mayor's office said Thursday.
| Jul 11, 2011
| 4:48 AM
From the famous to the infamous, to the unknown to the powerful. It's a hallmark of crime coverage in the city: the perp walk, where the press captures the first movements of a suspect after his or her arrest.
"Everybody, no matter who they are, is...
| Jul 24, 2011
For a man who hasn't formally decided whether to run for president, Texas Gov. Rick Perry sure sounds a lot like a candidate.
"I'm not ready to tell you that I'm ready to announce that I'm in," Perry told the Des Moines Register, the biggest newspaper in...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:24 AM
President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush will both participate in this years memorial ceremony at Ground Zero on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 attacks.
Although Bush has visited the site on anniversaries while he was president, this year...
| Aug 14, 2011
Every once in a while, a fire truck will pass by Rudolph Giuliani's window, and the former New York mayor will flash back to that dreadful day when he had to drop everything and rush to ground zero. "It's just hard to hear it and not react," he said in an...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 9:42 PM
Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who made an unsuccessful run for President in 2008, is still considering giving it another shot next year. In an exclusive local television interview on "PIX 11 Newscloseup," Giuliani declared, "I'm not ready to make a...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 11:49 AM
Several TV networks will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, with news specials, live coverage from Ground Zero, films and special episodes of scripted series. Many of those specials begin this week, and I've tried...
| Sep 3, 2011
The 10th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon arrives a week from Sunday — I don't think I need to tell you the date — and as might be expected, television is all over it. Our decimal culture encourages comment,...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 10:20 PM
Cowards were responsible for the unprovoked attacks against the United States on Sept. 11, 2001. Heroes responded to those attacks. Among those heroes were at least 400 search-and-rescue dogs and their human handlers, who worked on-site at the World Trade...