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A 23andMe competitor just launched its own cancer testing initiative — but it differs in a key way

Investor Vinod Khosla announced that consumer genetics company Color Genomics would offer testing for cancer and high cholesterol through a partnership with several leading universities. He made the announcement on Sunday at the HLTH conference in Las Vegas.
The facade of the MGM Cotai in Macau, China's "Las Vegas."

China’s ‘Las Vegas’ is leaving billionaires behind in favor of the rising middle class — see inside the $3.4 billion mega-casi...

MGM opened its Cotai mega casino in Macau to appeal to China's rising middle class, with a $100 million theater, priceless art, and a high-end spa. We visited.
A bump fire stock that attaches to a semi-automatic rifle to increase the firing rate is seen at Good Guys Gun Shop in Orem, Utah, U.S., October 4, 2017.

The Trump administration just moved to effectively ban bump stocks

The Department of Justice on Friday announced a proposal to ban bump stocks — the devices used in last year's Las Vegas massacre.

San Francisco is losing more residents than any other city in the US, creating a shortage of U-Hauls that puts a rental at $2,000 just to move to Las ...

The sky-high rent and cost of living that we’ve come to expect from the Bay Area might have finally taken their toll on a large number of residents.
A bump fire stock that attaches to a semi-automatic rifle to increase the firing rate is seen at Good Guys Gun Shop in Orem, Utah, U.S., October 4, 2017.

Trump just made his first move on gun control after the Florida shooting

President Donald Trump has signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose a ban on gun modifications such as so-called bump stocks.
Steve Wynn

Billionaire casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns from Wynn Resorts amid sexual-misconduct scandal

In announcing his resignation, Wynn did not admit to any of the accusations and instead said there had been a "rush to judgement."
A security vehicle blocks an entrance at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on October 4, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Arizona ammunition dealer named as person of interest in Las Vegas mass shooting

Unsealed court documents reveal Douglas Haig is a 55-year-old ammunitions dealer from Arizona. He told says he sold ammunition to gunman Stephen Paddock.

I tried the first self-driving mass transit in the United States — and now I’m excited for the future of travel

Navya Arma's self-driving shuttle relies on an Xbox game controller for backup.
The D in Las Vegas is one of the very few places in the city to accept bitcoin.

I tried to buy $1 of bitcoin from a Las Vegas ATM — and it just proves how far bitcoin is from replacing regular money

My first attempt at seriously using bitcoin gave me some real doubts as to whether or not the currency has a real future at all.
A member of the FBI leaves the Mandalay Bay hotel following the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., October 4, 2017.

Unsealed search warrants reveal new details about the Las Vegas mass shooting that killed 58 people

The search warrants show investigators found three cell phones — one of which was locked — inside Stephen Paddock's Mandalay Bay hotel room.