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Firefighters work against the Apple Fire near Banning, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 9:43 pm
BANNING, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire in mountains east of Los Angeles that has forced thousands of people from their homes was sparked by a malfunctioning diesel vehicle, fire officials said Monday. The vehicle spewed burning carbon from its exhaust system, igniting several fires Friday on Oak Glen...
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Paul Ihander
August 03, 2020 - 5:29 pm
Mask checks and social distancing enforcement continue to be a priority for the city of Las Vegas.
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Apple Fire
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Paul Ihander
August 03, 2020 - 12:16 pm
A smoke and ozone advisory is in place through Tuesday for Clark County due to wildfire smoke blanketing the region.
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An under-construction look at Allegiant Stadium
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Paul Ihander
August 03, 2020 - 12:06 pm
Raiders' season ticket holders were told Monday there will be no fans in attendance at games in 2020 at Allegiant Stadium.
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The Animal Foundation's 'Clear The Shelters' Promo
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Mitch Kelly
August 03, 2020 - 8:04 am
So maybe you've been couped up in your house for months due to COVID-19. That's no fun.
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An air tanker drops retardant in Banning, Calif. as the Apple Fire burns on Sunday, August 2, 2020.
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 6:43 am
Evacuation orders remained in place early Monday for thousands of people after a wildfire in mountains east of Los Angeles exploded in size and forced crews to battle flames in triple-digit heat.
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Lake Mohave beach on the Colorado River in the desert of the southwestern United States.
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Mitch Kelly
August 03, 2020 - 6:11 am
Bacterial levels in water samples taken at Princess Cove and North Arizona Telephone Cove on Lake Mohave exceeded local, state and National Park Service standards for recreational activity.
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 6:02 am
Nevada lawmakers passed three resolutions on Sunday that propose changing provisions of the state Constitution that cap the amount of taxes that can be levied on the mining industry and require two-thirds majorities in the Legislature to raise taxes.
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Mitch Kelly
August 03, 2020 - 5:26 am
The Electric Daisy Carnival has canceled its October makeup date at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
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A vehicle drives by a sign at the State of Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) as the coronavirus continues to spread on April 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
August 03, 2020 - 5:17 am
The Nevada Department of Employment, Rehabilitation and Training says that it expects to be able to pay the final pandemic assistance benefit of $600 this week.
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