KNAU-FM: Jude Joffe-Block http://nwpr.org en Vegas Museum Offers A Mob History You Can't Refuse http://nwpr.org/post/vegas-museum-offers-mob-history-you-cant-refuse As soon as you step in the elevator of Las Vegas' new <a href="http://themobmuseum.org/" target="_blank">Mob Museum</a>, a cop on a video monitor reads you your rights. When the doors finally open, you're greeted by a huge photo of 1920s-era gangsters standing in a police lineup, wearing fedoras.<p>The Mob Museum — otherwise known as the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement — tells the story of how the mob helped make Las Vegas, and how it influenced the rest of the country. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 19:18:00 +0000 KNAU-FM: Jude Joffe-Block 4724 at http://nwpr.org Vegas Museum Offers A Mob History You Can't Refuse Las Vegas Housing Market Attracts Asian Investors http://nwpr.org/post/las-vegas-housing-market-attracts-asian-investors Investors from Asia are taking advantage of housing prices that have plummeted in recent years, buying foreclosures and short sales at below what it would cost to build them.<p>Kevin Chu's Hong-Kong investment firm owns property in Las Vegas, but he's never seen any of it. So his first visit to the U.S. is to inspect the houses in Las Vegas. <br /> Tue, 27 Dec 2011 22:13:00 +0000 KNAU-FM: Jude Joffe-Block 293 at http://nwpr.org Las Vegas Housing Market Attracts Asian Investors