Nevada

nuclear waste
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Associated Press
January 14, 2020 - 5:53 am
The state of Nevada continues to intentionally misrepresent the facts in an ongoing legal battle over the Energy Department’s secret shipment of weapons-grade plutonium to a site near Las Vegas, U.S. government lawyers say in new court filings.
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Mug shots of murder suspects Jecory Kemp and Tyeshia Jones
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Mitch Kelly
January 14, 2020 - 5:49 am
Two people have been arrested and charged with murdering a Las Vegas man whose body was found in a burned out car near Barstow.
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Associated Press
January 12, 2020 - 6:53 pm
A group that advocates for protection of wild horses says a federal agency didn’t provide adequate notice of a weeks-long roundup planned to begin Monday in eastern Nevada and western Utah and is asking for a postponement.
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Associated Press
January 12, 2020 - 6:49 pm
There were five new flu-related fatalities in the past week in Nevada, increasing the total to 11, health officials said.
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Mug shot of Margaret Rudin
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Associated Press
January 10, 2020 - 9:52 am
One of Nevada’s most notorious convicted murderers was released from prison Friday, more than 25 years after her millionaire husband’s burned body was found outside Las Vegas.
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Mixed race couple lifting up their young daughter in park
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Mitch Kelly
January 10, 2020 - 8:09 am
The past couple of decades has marked a period of growth for Nevada that's been unlike almost any other state, but a new study says that the Silver State is far from the best place to raise a family.
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A close up of an officers uniform and badge with a patrol car in the background
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Mitch Kelly
January 10, 2020 - 6:36 am
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Sheriff Joe Lombardo will be joined by other members of the community for Nevada Law Enforcement Appreciation Day on Saturday to celebrate members of law enforcement.
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 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) (L) speaks as South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg listens during the Democratic Presidential Debate at Tyler Perry Studios November 20, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Associated Press
January 09, 2020 - 7:53 am
Democratic presidential candidates Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar and Tom Steyer are scheduled to appear before members of Nevada’s powerful casino workers’ Culinary Union.
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guns
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Associated Press
January 09, 2020 - 7:13 am
Kansas City and a national gun safety advocacy group filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that several businesses and individuals trafficked firearms in the region while willfully ignoring evidence that the guns were being sold illegally.
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Scene of I-15 closure on 1-920
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Mitch Kelly
January 09, 2020 - 6:11 am
I-15 was closed in both directions for hours Wednesday night after an officer invlved shooting just south of Primm.
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