The Supreme Court will decide whether some of the nation's largest health providers can rely on their church affiliation to avoid complying with federal laws covering pension benefits for workers.
A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance are marking the arrival of the first direct commercial airline flight from mainland China to Las Vegas.
Area elected and tourism officials, a Hainan Airlines executive, and Luo Linquan, the consul general of the People's Republic of China in San Francisco, are due for a Friday ceremony welcoming the start of service between Las Vegas and Beijing.
The three-times-a-week flights through McCarran International Airport on Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft take 13 hours going west and 12 hours going east.
Passenger air service comes as casino companies court Chinese nationals and Chinese-Americans on and off the Las Vegas Strip.
A performance by the cast of KÀ by Cirque du Soleil is part of the festivities.
For many years, I maintained a computer folder labeled simply: MISTAKES.
In it went all the things I had promised to do and later regretted: The two-week writing workshop agreed to under pressure, the free keynote lecture promised as a favor for a friend, the conference abstract, the collaboration from hell.
The Indiana wind seems to have blown the cover on President-elect Donald Trump's secret to keeping his red ties perfectly in place. As Trump stepped off a plane Thursday to tour the Carrier plant in Indianapolis, a strong gust briefly upended Trump's signature hairdo and tie — revealing two pieces of strategically placed Scotch tape:
Look close and you’ll see Donald Trump scotch tapes his tie together.