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In this Aug. 30, 2014 photo, a couple stands inside a love sculpture at Burning Man on the Black Rock Desert of Gerlach, Nev. The #MeToo movement is making its way to Burning Man which begins Aug. 26-Sept. 3, 2018. Organizers are reminding attendees that just because the counterculture festival in the Nevada desert is known for occasional nudity and kinky landmarks like the "Orgy Dome," it doesn't mean it’s a free-for-all when it comes to touching or non-consensual sex. (Andy Barron/The Reno Gazette-Journal via AP)
August 25, 2018 - 4:45 pm
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The #MeToo movement is making its way to Burning Man. Organizers are reminding attendees that just because the counter-culture festival in the Nevada desert is known for occasional nudity and kinky landmarks like the "Orgy Dome," it doesn't mean it's a free-for-all when it comes...
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Steve Wynn
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August 24, 2018 - 6:32 pm
A Nevada judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit by casino mogul Steve Wynn against The Associated Press and an AP reporter based on a report about two womens' accounts to police alleging sexual misconduct by Wynn.
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August 24, 2018 - 6:29 pm
Longtime newspaper attorney and executive Mark Hinueber, an advocate for press freedom and government transparency during 42 years with the Las Vegas Review-Journal and other newspapers, has died.
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August 24, 2018 - 6:23 pm
An ex-felon and a woman accused of being his accomplice have been indicted on federal firearm theft charges after a pickup truck and trailer containing about 375 guns and ammunition was stolen from a Las Vegas-area casino parking lot.
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August 24, 2018 - 6:17 pm
The Las Vegas-area school district and a teachers union have agreed on a plan that will improve teachers' pay over three years.
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August 24, 2018 - 3:46 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - The Nevada Highway Patrol is joining other Nevada law enforcement agencies to emphasize the importance of safe and sober driving as we approach the Labor Day Holiday weekend. Starting this Sunday, August 25, through Monday, September 10, the Nevada Highway Patrol will dedicate...
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August 24, 2018 - 2:30 pm
PRIMM, NV (KXNT) - If you live near the border of California and Nevada, get ready for some road and highway upgrades. The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is undertaking a $1.34 million, quarter-mile-long upgrade of Primm Boulevard at Interstate 15 in Primm, Nevada, roughly 40 miles...
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August 24, 2018 - 2:20 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - A federal jury in Las Vegas, Nevada convicted a Las Vegas man of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson of the District of Nevada...
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August 24, 2018 - 12:19 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - Henderson Police are investigating a traffic crash that happened Thursday night and resulted in the death of one of the drivers. Around 5:40 p.m., Thursday evening, Henderson Police and Fire responded to Wigwam Parkway and Pecos Road after calls of a rollover crash involving...
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Robin Leach
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August 24, 2018 - 11:49 am
Robin Leach, the high-energy host of the popular 1980s TV show "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous" who in later years became a Las Vegas-based celebrity columnist, died Friday in Las Vegas. He was 76 years old.
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