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The dollar store diet: Study shows discount produce matches quality of traditional chains

When you hear about dollar-discount stores, the first thought that comes to mind likely isn't groceries for you and your family. But it might be time to consider dollar-discount stores as a stop for your grocery needs, says a new UNLV study, which found that the quality of fruits and vegetables at dollar stores is just as good as regular grocery store produce.
Tags: Science, UNLV

Clyburn scores 17 to carry UNLV past Wyoming 66-56

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Kris Clyburn had 17 points as UNLV defeated Wyoming 66-56 on Tuesday night. Joel Ntambwe had 15 points for UNLV (15-11, 9-5 Mountain West Conference). Amauri Hardy added 10 points. Noah Robotham had 10 points for the visitors. Justin James had 25 points and six rebounds for the Cowboys (6-20, 2-11). […]
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Ap, Wyoming, UNLV, LARAMIE Wyo, Clyburn, Justin James, Kris Clyburn, Noah Robotham, Joel Ntambwe

Hardy scores 24 to lift UNLV over Air Force 77-72

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amauri Hardy had a career-high 24 points as UNLV narrowly beat Air Force 77-72 on Tuesday night. Nick Blair had 13 points for UNLV (13-11, 7-5 Mountain West Conference). Noah Robotham added 12 points. Cheikh Mbacke Diong had nine rebounds for the home team. Lavelle Scottie had 25 points for the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Las Vegas, Air Force, UNLV, Lavelle Scottie, Cheikh Mbacke Diong, Noah Robotham, Nick Blair, Amauri Hardy

The Game Drags Tomi Lahren All Over the Internet With Photo “B4 Plastic Surgery”

Cardi B and Nicki Minaj aren’t the only rappers who have a problem with Tomi Lahren.In response to Lahren tweet mocking 21 Savage’s ICE arrest—”I got one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight ICE agents ready to deport ya,” she tweeted—the West Coast rapper took to Instagram, calling her a “cum gargling, microwaved, carrot skinned, 90 year old white man body havin slut” and telling her to “stay out the tanning salon” because she’s “starting to look like a sick tangerine.”Read his full post ...
Tags: Politics, Celebs, Instagram, Nicki Minaj, America, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, West Coast, Trending, The Game, Dragged, UNLV, Cardi, Tomi, Tomi Lahren

Huggins scores 31 to carry Fresno St. over UNLV 83-65

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Braxton Huggins had 31 points as Fresno State defeated UNLV 83-65 on Saturday. Huggins hit 6 of 9 3-pointers. Deshon Taylor had 18 points and six rebounds for Fresno State (17-6, 8-3 Mountain West Conference). Noah Blackwell added 13 points. Nate Grimes had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the visiting […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Las Vegas, Fresno State, UNLV, Huggins, Deshon Taylor, Nate Grimes, Noah Blackwell, Fresno St, Braxton Huggins

Robotham’s double-double leads UNLV past Boise State 83-72

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Noah Robotham had a season-high 21 points, with five 3-pointers, and 10 assists to help UNLV beat Boise State 83-72 on Wednesday night. Kris Clyburn added 17 points and Amauri Hardy 15 for UNLV (12-10, 6-4 Mountain West). Nick Blair had 14 points and seven rebounds. UNLV trailed 8-0 to start […]
Tags: News, Sports, Boise, Boise State, UNLV, Idaho AP, Kris Clyburn, Robotham, Noah Robotham, Amauri Hardy, Mountain West Nick Blair

Utah State rolls past UNLV with big first half

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill had 20 points and five assists, Utah State built a 20-point halftime lead, and the Aggies defeated UNLV 82-65 on Saturday. The Aggies outscored the Runnin’ Rebels 27-10 over the final 10 minutes of the first half to lead 48-28. Utah State shot 55 percent in the period and […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Utah State, UNLV, Aggies, Logan Utah, Sam Merrill

Caleb Martin scores 26 as No. 8 Nevada beats UNLV 87-70

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Caleb Martin had 26 points and six rebounds in leading No. 8 Nevada to an 87-70 victory over UNLV on Tuesday night. Since losing at New Mexico on Jan. 5, the Wolf Pack (20-1, 7-1 Mountain West) have won six straight — five by double digits. Nevada has outscored its opponents […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Las Vegas, Nevada, New Mexico, UNLV, Caleb Martin

USC football coach Clay Helton addresses off-season events

As USC spiraled toward its first losing season in nearly two decades last fall, the low point arrived in the final game. Before the Trojans faltered against rival Notre Dame, fans voiced their displeasure over the state of affairs as they financed an airplane to fly a “Fire Clay Helton” banner over the Coliseum in the hours before kickoff. When Helton appeared on the video board in the first half for a pre-recorded PSA, the Trojans’ coach was further booed by the home crowd. Despite calls for hi...
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McDaniels’ career night helps San Diego St. beat UNLV 94-77

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Jalen McDaniels Show continues to roll for San Diego State. McDaniels had a career-high 30 points and 13 rebounds for his fifth straight double-double as SDSU defeated UNLV 94-77 on Saturday night. “I thought he played magnificently,” Aztecs coach Brian Dutcher said. “We put a couple of new plays in […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, San Diego, Aztecs, UNLV, McDaniels, SDSU, San Diego St, Brian Dutcher, San Diego State McDaniels

Blair scores career-high 26, UNLV beats New Mexico 74-58

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nick Blair scored a career-high 26 points to lead UNLV to a 74-58 victory over New Mexico on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win at home. UNLV (11-7, 5-1 Mountain West) rebounded from a 106-88 loss at Air Force last Wednesday with consecutive double-digit wins. The Rebels routed San Jose […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, San Jose, Las Vegas, New Mexico, Air Force, Blair, UNLV, Nick Blair

UNLV blitzes San Jose St en route to a 94-56 victory

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Joel Ntambwe scored 16 points and Noah Robotham added 13 and UNLV trounced San Jose State 94-56 on Saturday and in the process secured an NCAA record. Robotham’s 3-pointer a minute-and-a-half in set an NCAA record as the Rebels now have registered a made 3 in 1,056 straight games. And they […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Ncaa, Las Vegas, UNLV, San Jose State, San Jose St, Robotham, Noah Robotham, Joel Ntambwe

Air Force hands UNLV 1st conference loss 106-88

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Ryan Swan had 22 points and nine rebounds and Air Force handed UNLV its first conference loss, beating the Runnin’ Rebels 106-88 on Wednesday night. Air Force (7-10, 2-3) knocked off the only undefeated team in Mountain West Conference play to start a tough three-game stretch against teams with a […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Ap, Air Force, UNLV, Ryan Swan

Clyburn scores career-high 25, UNLV beats New Mexico 80-69

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Kris Clyburn had a career-high 25 points and nine rebounds and UNLV held New Mexico without a field goal for six minutes down the stretch for an 80-69 victory on Tuesday night. The Runnin’ Rebels (9-6, 3-0 Mountain West) took advantage of a somewhat flat Lobos squad that struggled in its […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, New Mexico, Albuquerque, UNLV, Clyburn, Runnin, Kris Clyburn

Ntambwe scores career-high 31, UNLV beats Wyoming 68-56

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Joel Ntambwe had a career-high 31 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help UNLV beat Wyoming 68-56 on Saturday night. Ntambwe made 11 of 17 from the field and 3 of 5 from 3-point range for the Rebels (8-6, 2-0 Mountain West), who are off to their best start in conference […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Wyoming, Las Vegas, UNLV, Joel Ntambwe, Ntambwe

UNLV comeback tops Colorado State in opener, 78-76

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cheikh Mbacke Diong scored a layup with a second left to cap a second-half UNLV comeback in its Mountain West Conference opener with Colorado State, 78-76 on Wednesday night. The Runnin’ Rebels trailed by 10, 61-51 with 12:58 left in their first home game since December 1. Kris Clyburn started the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Las Vegas, Colorado State, UNLV, Kris Clyburn, Cheikh Mbacke Diong

Former USC safety Bubba Bolden reinstated to university

Former USC safety Bubba Bolden, who left the school in October following an alleged student code of conduct violation, has been reinstated, the university said Monday. Bolden can re-enroll for spring semester classes, beginning in January, while a university investigation is re-opened. It is not known if Bolden will decide to return to USC. He did not return a message from the Southern California News Group. In a post on Twitter, his mother, Breezy Bolden, said his “next steps are to be determin...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Las Vegas, Usc, Bolden, UNLV, Trojans, Southern California News Group, USC Football, Bubba Bolden, Chase Williams, Joe DeForest, Breezy Bolden

Bucknell secures 3rd place at Hawaii’s Diamond Head Classic

HONOLULU (AP) — Jimmy Sotos had 14 points, five rebounds and a tournament-record 12 assists to pace five Bucknell starters in double-figure scoring, and the Bison beat UNLV 97-72 on Tuesday to claim third place at the Diamond Head Classic. Bucknell led 47-30 at halftime behind freshman Andrew Funk’s three 3-pointers and 11 points. Bucknell […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Hawaii, Honolulu, UNLV, Bucknell, Bison, Jimmy Sotos, Diamond Head Classic Bucknell, Andrew Funk

Bucknell secures 3rd place at Hawaii's Diamond Head Classic

Jimmy Sotos had 14 points, five rebounds and a tournament-record 12 assists to pace five Bucknell starters in double-figure scoring, and the Bison beat UNLV 97-72 to claim third place at the Diamond Head Classic            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Hawaii, UNLV, Bucknell, Bison, Jimmy Sotos

Indiana State beats UNLV in semis of Diamond Head Classic

HONOLULU (AP) — Jordan Barnes had 28 points and five assists, Tyreke Key added 16 points and Indiana State beat UNLV 84-79 in the semifinals of the Diamond Head Classic on Sunday. Barnes’ 3-pointer with 43 seconds left extended Indiana State’s lead to 81-77 and he added two free throws on their next possession. UNLV […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Honolulu, Barnes, UNLV, Indiana State, Tyreke Key, Jordan Barnes

UNLV uses second-half surge to beat Hawaii 73-59

HONOLULU (AP) — Joel Ntambwe scored 17 points with 11 rebounds, Kris Clyburn also scored 17 and Noah Robotham had all 16 of his points in the second half when UNLV used a big run to overtake Hawaii 73-59 at the Diamond Head Classic on Saturday. The Runnin’ Rebels (6-4) play Indiana State in a […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Hawaii, Honolulu, UNLV, Indiana State, Kris Clyburn, Noah Robotham, Joel Ntambwe

Big West basketball: Long Beach State seeks comforts of home

The Beach is returning home, and it can’t come soon enough. Long Beach State’s suffered through a road-heavy start to the season, with 75 percent of its first 12 games coming on the road or at neutral sites. LBSU is 1-8 in those contests, and 0-7 in true road games. Even with a couple of those trips simply going across the county to play USC or UCLA, it was a grueling stretch, and one that’s coming to an end with Long Beach State set to play three of its last four nonconference games at home, st...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Hawaii, Arizona, College sports, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Omaha, New Mexico, UC Davis, TCU, Cal State Fullerton, Usc, Booker, Ucla

Robotham 3 at buzzer puts UNLV over BYU 92-90 in OT

Noah Robotham sank a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give UNLV a 92-90 win over BYU in overtime            [Author: AP]
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UNLV study unlocks clues to how planets form

UNLV researchers Shangjia Zhang and Zhaohuan Zhu led a team of international astronomers in a study that used the powerful ALMA telescope to discover that in other parts of the Milky Way Galaxy (seen here) there is potentially a large population of young planets -- similar in mass to Neptune or Jupiter -- at wide-orbit that are not detectable by other current planet searching techniques.
Tags: Science, Jupiter, Neptune, UNLV, Alma, Shangjia Zhang, Zhaohuan Zhu

UCLA men’s basketball faces ‘big test’ in unbeaten LMU

Steve Alford didn’t spend much time relishing in UCLA’s 19-point win over Hawaii on Wednesday. The head coach briefly exhaled then shifted his focus forward. “We passed the first test,” Alford said Wednesday. “Now we’ve got a big test on Sunday.” The Bruins (5-2) host LMU at 7 p.m. Sunday, the second piece in a four-game homestand that Alford called a “key stretch” of the season. LMU, on the way to its 8-0 start, handed Georgetown its only loss of the season so far, and knocked off Cal State Nor...
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Smits leads Valparaiso past UNLV 72-64

Derrik Smits scored 20 points with 12 rebounds and Valparaiso beat UNLV 72-64            [Author: AP]
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UNLV researchers suggest new way to classify negative symptoms of schizophrenia

The onset of schizophrenia in young adults can put an immediate halt to life goals, with one set of symptoms being particularly debilitating.
Tags: Health, UNLV

Whicker: James Batemon has Loyola Marymount off to a sweet 7-0 start

WESTCHESTER — Mike Dunlap is the coach at Loyola Marymount where, he says, you have to “flip over rocks” to find players. And sometimes you find a guy like James Batemon, from North Dakota College of Science, hiding and shooting and passing in plain sight. Assistant coach Derrick Clarke made the first contact, and Dunlap followed up. Nobody else seemed to be in the picture. So what was the knock? Well, Batemon wasn’t always in shape for the season. That turned off some recruiters. But there was ...
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UNLV rolls to 96-70 victory over Pacific

Kris Clyburn hit three 3-pointers and scored 17 and Cheikh Mbacke Diong added 16 points and seven rebounds to guide UNLV to a 96-70 victory over Pacific            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Pacific, UNLV, Kris Clyburn, Cheikh Mbacke Diong

Cordeiro's 3 TD passes help Hawaii rally, beat UNLV 35-28

Freshman Chevan Cordeiro came on in the fourth quarter and threw three touchdown passes to help Hawaii beat UNLV 35-28 and snap a four-game losing streak            [Author: AP]
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