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Federal Computer Week
Data Act standards, a deputy CIO opening and moreOMB finalizes data standards for new spending disclosure The Office of Managem
Data Act standards, a deputy CIO opening and more
Federal Computer Week / Posted yesterday
OMB finalizes data standards for new spending disclosure The Office of Management and Budget has cleared a big hurdle in its bid to comply with the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act, finalizing 57 data standards that all agencies will have... Read more
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Daily Mail
See these iconic black and white images were transformed into colorFrom the famous 1945 Times Square sailor kiss to the U.S. Marines raising the A
See these iconic black and white images were transformed into color
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
From the famous 1945 Times Square sailor kiss to the U.S. Marines raising the American flag on Iwo Jima: See these iconic and historic black and white images transformed into color A number of the most legendary photos taken in history are not in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Evolution of America's Energy Supply (1776 – 2014)Some context for those who insist renewables will 'solve' everything... Source
The Evolution of America's Energy Supply (1776 – 2014)
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Some context for those who insist renewables will 'solve' everything... Source: Visual Capitalist The early settlers to North America relied on organic materials on the surface of land for the vast majority of their energy needs. Wood, brush, and... Read more
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The Courier
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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The Young Witness
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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Western Advocate
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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Manning River Times
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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The North West Star
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopterOnly a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and
The best way to see the Grand Canyon by helicopter
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
Only a bird's eye view of the Grand Canyon captures its extraordinary scale and surrealism. I love the smell of hyperbole in the morning, especially when it is mixed with Avgas. And we're getting a Gillard-full of it from our helicopter pilot and... Read more
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The North West Star
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The Border Mail
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The Courier
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The Young Witness
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Western Advocate
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Manning River Times
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Nerdy holidays: The top 10 destinations for geeks (and geek-lovers)
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The Border Mail
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The Courier
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The Young Witness
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Western Advocate
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Manning River Times
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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The North West Star
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerdsFear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'l
Not the beach: Ten of the best holidays for nerds
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Fear not, geeks - there are plenty of nerdy attractions around the world that'll prevent you from having to go to the beach. Why go to the beach when you can see planes being made? Who on earth would want to go to an art gallery when they can visit... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Rim Country coolRim Country continues to enjoy a more-or-less average year, with a mild fire se
Rim Country cool
Payson Roundup / Posted 8 days ago
Rim Country continues to enjoy a more-or-less average year, with a mild fire season, normal rainfall and predictions of a wetter-than average winter. Worldwide, 2015 so far ranks as the warmest year since the start of global record-keeping in 1880,... Read more
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Quartz
How China’s fish bladder investment craze is wiping out species on the other side of the planet - Quartz And then there were none Another asset bubble...
How China’s fish bladder investment craze is wiping out species on the other side of the planet
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
- Quartz And then there were none Another asset bubble... Read more
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The Columbian
Hoover Dam worth trip from the StripBOULDER CITY, Nev. — Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors from
Hoover Dam worth trip from the Strip
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
BOULDER CITY, Nev. — Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors from around the world with its bright lights, gambling and flamboyant shows. But even the most die-hard revelers can get worn out from the never-ending party on The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Schensul: Lucky places around the world - TravelThen again, if you're like me, you'll probably wind up losing that lucky charm
Schensul: Lucky places around the world - Travel
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
Then again, if you're like me, you'll probably wind up losing that lucky charm somewhere along the way. And losing the very source of the luck you count on, well, that would be too unlucky to contemplate. I prefer to get my luck as I go — that is,... Read more
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The News-Herald
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from The StripBOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) � Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from The Strip
The News-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) � Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors from around the world with its bright lights, gambling and flamboyant shows. But even the most die-hard revelers can get worn out from the never-ending party on The... Read more
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Mashable
Fueled by drought, large reservoir drops to lowest level since 1930sWhat's This?Satellite photo of Lake Mead captured July 24, 2015 by the Operatio
Fueled by drought, large reservoir drops to lowest level since 1930s
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
What's This?Satellite photo of Lake Mead captured July 24, 2015 by the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on the Landsat 8 satellite. Years of unrelenting drought are straining a large reservoir of water between Nevada and Arizona, new satellite images... Read more
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Orange County Register
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from the Las Vegas StripLas Vegas is a must-see destination for many people, luring visitors with its b
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from the Las Vegas Strip
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
Las Vegas is a must-see destination for many people, luring visitors with its bright lights, gambling and flamboyant shows. But even the most die-hard revelers can get worn out from the never-ending party on The Strip. Two of the top destinations... Read more
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Daily Mail
California is sinking: Groundwater pumping's causing rapid subsidenceCalifornia is SINKING: Groundwater pumping during the drought is causing areas
California is sinking: Groundwater pumping's causing rapid subsidence
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
California is SINKING: Groundwater pumping during the drought is causing areas to plunge by two inches a month Nasa scientists used satellite images to measure the sinking land Showed parts of California's Central Valley are sinking by almost two... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Ben Carson to visit Cochise County WednesdayAdd your name to the next Mars landerAdd your name to the next Mars lander Sen
Ben Carson to visit Cochise County Wednesday
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 14 days ago
Add your name to the next Mars landerAdd your name to the next Mars lander Send your name on the next mission to the Red Planet and become a NASA frequent flier for future missions to Mars. Send your name on the next mission to the Red Planet and... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Lake Mead losses seen from spaceLake Mead's decline in recent years offers a dramatic view from space of how mu
Lake Mead losses seen from space
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 14 days ago
Lake Mead's decline in recent years offers a dramatic view from space of how much that reservoir has shrunk. The below images were snapped 15 years apart by a NASA satellite. The top one is from July of this year, with the bottom image captured in... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Peachtree Corners plans walking bridge, trailsThe city of Peachtree Corners is going to be adding some walking amenities for
Peachtree Corners plans walking bridge, trails
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 15 days ago
The city of Peachtree Corners is going to be adding some walking amenities for its residents in the coming years, with plans for a pedestrian bridge spanning Peachtree Parkway and a multi-use trailway. The first steps toward these structures began... Read more
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Orange County Register
Developer pulls out of bid for housing at Huntington Beach senior center siteHUNTINGTON BEACH One of two finalists to develop the Michael E. Rodgers Senior
Developer pulls out of bid for housing at Huntington Beach senior center site
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
HUNTINGTON BEACH One of two finalists to develop the Michael E. Rodgers Senior Center site into a housing development and small park dropped out of the project Monday, surprising City Council members. At the study session that precedes the council’s... Read more
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Philly.com
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from The StripHOOVER DAM Built between 1931-36, Hoover Dam is an architectural marvel, consi
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from The Strip
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
HOOVER DAM Built between 1931-36, Hoover Dam is an architectural marvel, considered one of America's seven modern civil engineering wonders. The dam spans 1,244 feet (379 meters) across Black Canyon and rises 726 feet (221 meters) from the Colorado... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Less chance of Colorado River water cuts in 2017gallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6449280|article-gallery-6449280|0 gall
Less chance of Colorado River water cuts in 2017
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
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News 3 Las Vegas
Vegas decides parts of the city's past are worth preservingLAS VEGAS (AP) — In a city famous for imploding its past to make way for its fu
Vegas decides parts of the city's past are worth preserving
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a city famous for imploding its past to make way for its future, Las Vegas is beginning to do something virtually unheard of here — hanging on to its historic neighborhoods. The city is considering which of six neighborhoods... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
VIDEO VAULT: The man who brought gambling to NevadaLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) -- Most people residing in the Las Vegas Valley today
VIDEO VAULT: The man who brought gambling to Nevada
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 21 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) -- Most people residing in the Las Vegas Valley today would not live here were it not for legalized gambling. It's the lifeblood of our this area and the economic driver for the entire state. But that wasn't always... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
VIDEO VAULT: The man who brought gambling to VegasLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) -- Most people residing in the Las Vegas Valley today
VIDEO VAULT: The man who brought gambling to Vegas
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 21 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) -- Most people residing in the Las Vegas Valley today would not live here were it not for legalized gambling. It's the lifeblood of our this area and the economic driver for the entire state. But that wasn't always... Read more
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