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Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 5:14 am
Nevada officials said Friday that unemployment statewide has risen again to 24.9%, with a wave of more than 18,000 people filing initial claims for benefits last week during an ongoing economic slump following mid-March coronavirus closures.
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Protests to defund police departments
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 5:10 am
Nevada took its first steps toward joining the growing number of state Legislatures throughout the United States that have revisited laws governing police conduct in light of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, who died after an officer pressed a knee to his neck.
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A  box full of mail-in ballots
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 5:06 am
State lawmakers passed a bill Sunday that would add Nevada to a growing list of states that will mail all active voters ballots ahead of the November election amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Paul Ihander
July 31, 2020 - 12:19 pm
UNLV students will see a new surcharge on credit hours in the upcoming academic year.
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An under-construction look at Allegiant Stadium
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Mitch Kelly
July 31, 2020 - 8:21 am
Allegiant Stadium is expected to be completed today, and they have a permit to show for it.
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Kids playing soccer in a city park
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Mitch Kelly
July 31, 2020 - 7:06 am
The city of Las Vegas has suspended sports field permits for three organizations.
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Electric Infrastructure - High-Voltage Electric Station
Mitch Kelly
July 31, 2020 - 5:59 am
Thousands were left without power overnight after fire broke out at an NV Energy substation near Decatur and Silverado Ranch.
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Helicopter drops water on a brush fire as a firefighter watches on
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Associated Press
July 31, 2020 - 5:32 am
Two pilots were killed whan a pair of small air-tankers collided in mid-air Thursday while battling a growing wildfire about 150 miles northeast of Las Vegas.
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Mug shot of Boogaloo suspect from 6-8-20
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Associated Press
July 31, 2020 - 5:17 am
U.S. prosecutors have added a child exploitation charge to conspiracy and firearms counts against a Las Vegas man accused with two others of plotting terrorism attacks during Las Vegas protests about race and police policies.
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Mug shot of suspected Metro Police shooter Edgar Samaniego
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Associated Press
July 31, 2020 - 5:11 am
Prosecutors have filed four more felony charges against a 20-year-old man accused of attempted murder in a shooting during a Las Vegas Strip protest that left a police officer wounded and paralyzed.
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