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The Vaiders lease of 30 years has been approved by Commish Roger Goodell.

The building of the stadium will start December 2017.

The Raiders of Las Vegas could be playing at Sam Boyd Stadium(home of UNLV Rebels) or the Alamo Dome in San Antonio. 160 more words

Las Vegas

NFL Approves Raiders 30-Year Lease In Las Vegas

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — The NFL owners Tuesday approved the Oakland Raiders 30-year lease to occupy a new stadium in Las Vegas but that still leaves the team scrambling for where to play the 2019 season. 178 more words

Sports

Malloy has fingers crossed on labor deal, Republicans skeptical

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– State labor union leaders were scheduled to meet late this afternoon to consider a big concession/cost saving plan. The proposal to save $1.5 billion over the next two years in wage freezes, furlough days and health care and pension changes must be approved by the labor leaders before it can be submitted to the rank and file for a vote. 610 more words

News

Is legal marijuana the lesser of three evils?

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–Some Democrats at the State Capitol say marijuana legalization is the most acceptable of three controversial proposals that would raise revenue to help solve the state’s red ink problem. 343 more words

News

Lease

The verbal agreement to move the Raiders to Vegas was complete. But one thing was left, the physical agreement.

The Lease.

Yesterday, the lease was completed, the NFL wanted this done before they meet in Chicago next week, now the whole deal verbal or physical is done. 42 more words

Las Vegas

Status report on the invasion biology debate

Mark Davis is Professor of Biology at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.  He is one of the first academic ecologists to publicly express skepticism of invasion biology.  990 more words

Ecology