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MGM: No plans to rent gunman’s room at Mandalay Bay
MGM: No plans to rent gunman’s room at Mandalay Bay
Thursday, October 19, 2017
MGM Resorts International said today it has no plans to rent the 32nd-floor Mandalay Bay suite from where a gunman shot and killed 58 people and wounded more than ...
School District Police officer uses stun gun on student
School District Police officer uses stun gun on student
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A Clark County School District Police officer used a stun gun on an unruly 16-year-old student this morning at Las Vegas High School, officials said. The officer shocked the boy shortly after 7 a.m. when ...
Obama tells Democrats to reject politics of division, fear
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Former President Barack Obama called on fellow Democrats to reject politics of "division" and "fear" while rallying on Thursday at the side of his former ambassador to Germany, who is running for ...
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White nationalist Spencer drowned out by protesters
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Counter demonstrators greatly outnumbered white nationalist Richard Spencer's supporters on Thursday at the University of Florida, their chants drowning Spencer out during his speech. Outside, hundreds more people protested with signs and ...
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California fires cause $1B in damages, burn 7,000 buildings
Thursday, October 19, 2017
The wildfires that have devastated California this month caused at least $1 billion in damage to insured property, officials said Thursday, as authorities raised the number of homes and other buildings destroyed to nearly 7,000. Both numbers were expected to rise as crews continue assessing areas ...
Committee releases $25 million for UNLV medical school building
Thursday, October 19, 2017
UNLV President Len Jessup told a legislative committee today there are three to four potential prospects to donate $25 million or more to ...
Ex-Dean Foods chairman gets 2 years in prison in fraud case
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A former Dean Foods chairman who admitted feeding inside information to an influential Las Vegas gambler has been sentenced in New York to two years in prison. A federal judge imposed the sentence on ...
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Bipartisan Senate bill aims to prevent Western wildfires
Thursday, October 19, 2017
As wildfires rage across California and the West, a bipartisan group of senators is seeking to help rural communities better prepare for and prevent catastrophic wildfires. A bill sponsored by senators from three ...
Family agrees to $500,000 settlement in Reno jail death
Thursday, October 19, 2017
The family of a man who died during a struggle with deputies at a northern Nevada jail has agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit for $500,000. The Reno Gazette-Journal reported Thursday the Washoe County Commission is set to vote next week on ...
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U.S.: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk
Thursday, October 19, 2017
The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed recently with ...
Health exchange open enrollment starts Nov. 1
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Open enrollment for the Nevada State Health Insurance Exchange begins Nov. 1 and runs through Dec. 15. There will be a kickoff event from noon to 7 p.m. on Nov. 1 at the ...
Committee OKs almost $2 million for opioid program
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A legislative committee today approved a request from Attorney General Adam Laxalt to spend nearly $2 million to fight the opioid problem facing Nevada. The money comes from an unrelated $5.3 million settlement, and ...
Vegas Strong Resiliency Center's opening marks new stage in recovery of lost items
Vegas Strong Resiliency Center's opening marks new stage in recovery of lost items
Thursday, October 19, 2017
For those who left personal items behind when they fled the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting, time is running out to retrieve those belongings at the Family Assistance Center. Any mass-produced items ...
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Bush condemns Trump-era America: 'Bigotry seems emboldened'
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Former President George W. Bush on Thursday denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of "nativism," isolationism and conspiracy theories have clouded the ...
Nevada cities ranked in annual LGBTQ assessment
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A new assessment released today shows Las Vegas leading the state when it comes to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer rights and inclusion. The city of Las Vegas received a perfect 100 score in the ...