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UNLV pitcher Erick Fedde (25) is talked to by Rebels baseball head coach Tim Chambers during UNLV’s win over Utah Valley at Earl E. Wilson Stadium on March 25, 2014. DANIEL WARD/THE REBEL YELL
Baseball, Sports

Big-time series against New Mexico on deck

  Something was different at UNLV’s practice on Wednesday. As media from all over town were around snapping pictures of Erick Fedde and holding interviews with head coach Tim Chambers, there was a look of confidence on the faces of every player. This doesn’t sound like ...

Members of the Rebelution and Rebels Reunited sit before the CSUN Elections Board on Monday, April 21. IAN WHITAKER/THE REBEL YELL
CSUN, News

Rebelution Disqualified

  The Rebelution, winners of the recent CSUN Executive Board elections, have been disqualified for repeated violations of election rules. In a turn of events that many within student government saw coming, Undergraduate Presidentelect Elias Benjelloun, Vice President-elect Kanani Espinoza and Senate President-elect Vladislav Zhitny ...

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A+E, Music, Vegas

Record Store Day

  Record Store Day has become a holiday for music, and continues to build into a bigger extravaganza with each passing year. This year, it took social media by storm, whether it was Instagram flooded with pictures from various independent record stores, #MyFirstRecord trending on ...

GINA DALTO / THE REBEL YELL
Opinion

Sending strong messages by going for the gore

  As I walked to one of the food trucks on campus to get some delicious eats, my attention was diverted by a couple of giant sandwich boards with pictures on them. No, no — not boards with pictures of sandwiches, but the images ...

NEWS

Parking fees set to increase by 10 percent next semester

Parking fees set to increase by 10 percent next semester

  UNLV’s annual parking fees will increase three times in the next decade for students and faculty. The rise in costs will take place next fall and again in fall 2018 and 2022 as recommended by the University’s ...

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Adelson, Leven to speak at UNLV

Adelson, Leven to speak at UNLV

  Sheldon Adelson and Michael Leven, chairman of the board and CEO, and president and COO of Las Vegas Sands (LVS), respectively, will be visiting UNLV to host a two-part discussion on leadership challenges and career growth ...

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CSUN impeachment hearing rescheduled

CSUN impeachment hearing rescheduled

  After weeks of waiting, the impeachment hearing for bribery charges leveled against Sciences Senators Elias Benjelloun and Vladislav Zhitny has been rescheduled. Both senators were scheduled to stand against the impeachment charges, filed by Senate President Pro-Tempore ...

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LIFE + STYLE

Egg-cellent Recipes

Egg-cellent Recipes

  Whether you spent Sunday praising Jesus or blazing cannabis, you may or may not have some extra eggs lying around the house. No, not the plastic ones that may have chocolate or money or sadness in ...

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Temporary tricks for a whole new look

Temporary tricks for a whole new look

  Have you ever wondered how you could transform and enhance your look without doing a complete overhaul? Here are some easy (and temporary) tricks I use on the daily to highlight my different features and introduce ...

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How to create dorm room goodies

How to create dorm room goodies

  Somewhere along the line, saving money and eating right became a pair of lofty goals for those of us giving it the old college a try. Commuters can cook for themselves at home should they choose, ...

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A + E

Is this the new Vegas?

Is this the new Vegas?

  I have seen the future. I have seen the future and it is a girl with skin like espresso, platinum pony-tail and neon-green trance glasses, talking past me to her nonexistent boyfriend in the weed smoke. It is a tiny man in jean shorts with 24 ounces

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Coachella Caravan part two: concert reviews

Coachella Caravan part two: concert reviews

  Haim Written By Ashton Hall It was their first time back to Vegas since the Life is Beautiful Festival and this time around fans really know who Haim is. The Los Angeles, indie-rockers comprised of three sisters took to the stage after MS MR on April 17 at

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Rebel Yell sits down with local band Guts

Rebel Yell sits down with local band Guts

  With a newly formed lineup, Vegas band Guts have big plans for the future. The band formed in 2012, naming themselves after the 1990s show Nickelodeon Guts. In the beginning, Guts started off strong and dove into the local music scene with force. However, the band struggled with

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Las Vegas gets a taste of Rio De Janeiro come 2015

Las Vegas gets a taste of Rio De Janeiro come 2015

  The fun-loving spirit of Brazil will be alive in Las Vegas next year. After acquiring major outdoor music festivals such as the Electric Daisy Carnival and

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Depp makes a comeback in Transcendence

Depp makes a comeback in Transcendence

  RATING: B The career of Johnny Depp is a confounding one. When an actor is able to turn in such high caliber performances in great movies

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SPORTS

Women’s tennis moves on in conference tournament

Women’s tennis moves on in conference tournament

  The women’s tennis team’s quest to win back-to-back Mountain West Conference Championships is still alive. The Rebels won their 13th straight opening-round game Wednesday in Fresno, Calif. in dominating fashion. Not a single match reached a third ...

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Late-inning heroics give Rebels series win

Late-inning heroics give Rebels series win

  A pitcher’s duel between UNLV (21-25, 11-7 MW) and San Diego State (32-14, 9-6 MW) was broken after the Rebels got a hit when they needed it most on Wednesday. With two outs in the sixth inning, ...

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Softball takes two out of three over New Mexico

Softball takes two out of three over New Mexico

  The Rebels softball team hasn’t been in many positions where they are expected to take care of business. Mission accomplished. UNLV (19-24, 9-6 MW) went to Albuquerque and took two out of three games against New Mexico (13-29, ...

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OPINION

Dressing a madman as a clown

Dressing a madman as a clown

  Putin is the new Joker. There I said it. It’s not “Ya wanna know how I got these scars?” It’s “Ya wanna know how I was able to fool the West and take Crimea?” Putin, like the Joker, ...

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Ranking beauty in magazines: should it be done?

Ranking beauty in magazines: should it be done?

  PRO Every year, People Magazine comes out with its “50 Most Beautiful People” issue, and every year, people make a bigger deal out of it than there needs to be. We get it, they’re extremely good-looking people. Coincidentally, ...

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Paying money does not ensure good service

Paying money does not ensure good service

  No one enjoys paying high tuition rates, but when the services you receive for these rates are of high quality, it helps you sleep at night. However, when you’re shelling out every penny you have earned, it ...

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