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Jacky Rosen, Dean Heller
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October 19, 2018 - 9:47 am
One of the closest battles Senate races this year involves a neck-and-neck Nevada contest between incumbent Republican Dean Heller and Democrat Jacky Rosen, who will meet in their first and only debate Friday night in Las Vegas.
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police car
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October 18, 2018 - 4:26 pm
An ex-convict who served prison time for attempted murder has been arrested on murder and other charges in a shooting that killed a North Las Vegas mother and two adult children and left another man wounded, authorities said Thursday.
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Wilfred Stark
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October 18, 2018 - 12:31 pm
A Democratic political group fired a Virginia man who was arrested in Las Vegas after witnesses said he pushed into a Republican event and grabbed the manager of Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt's campaign for governor.
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Adam Laxalt
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October 17, 2018 - 3:13 pm
A man was arrested after pushing into a room, thrusting a camera forward, trying to question state Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt and grabbing the woman heading the Republican candidate's bid for governor, a campaign official said Wednesday.
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October 17, 2018 - 12:50 pm
Las Vegas police say officers took three people into custody following an early Wednesday morning standoff stemming from a shooting Tuesday.
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October 10, 2018 - 10:28 am
Cristiano Ronaldo's new Las Vegas lawyer says claims that the soccer star raped a woman are "complete fabrications" and the encounter was consensual.
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Paul Statsny
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October 10, 2018 - 10:10 am
Vegas Golden Knights center Paul Stastny will miss at least three games with an undisclosed lower-body injury.
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Vegas shooting portraits
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October 05, 2018 - 10:29 am
Families of some of the 58 people killed in last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas met Thursday night with artists who spent days, weeks and months staring at pictures of their lost loved ones, trying to capture their likeness.
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Adam Laxalt
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October 05, 2018 - 10:21 am
Nevada's Republican state attorney general candidate is drawing criticism from Democrats for comments about the arrest of current state attorney general and GOP governor candidate Adam Laxalt when he was a teenager in Virginia.
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Gabby Giffords
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October 02, 2018 - 2:46 pm
A day after Las Vegas marked the first anniversary of a mass shooting that killed 58 people, former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords sought to rally gun violence survivors, Democratic candidates and activists Tuesday in a push to register young voters and elect candidates who back gun control.
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