Nevada

Doctor fills injection syringe with vaccine
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Associated Press
December 15, 2020 - 5:11 am
Initial deliveries of the nation’s first COVID-19 vaccine began arriving in Nevada Monday but health officials said it’s not expected to have an immediate impact on the state’s surge of reported cases, hospitalizations and deaths and people should continue to follow restrictions that aim to stop...
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U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris hold a press conference after a virtual meeting with the National Governors Association's executive committee at the Queen Theater on November 19, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware.
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Associated Press
December 14, 2020 - 9:22 am
Nevada’s six Democratic presidential electors have awarded their votes for Joe Biden on Monday morning, becoming the first slate of electors from a battleground state to cast their votes.
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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak speaks during a press conference in the Nevada State Legislature Building in Carson City on June 24, 2020.
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Associated Press
December 14, 2020 - 6:26 am
Nevada's social and economic pause related to COVID-19 will be extended through January 15.
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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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Associated Press
December 14, 2020 - 6:12 am
For the week ending December 5th, initial claims for unemployment insurance (UI) totaled 8,783, up 36.3 percent compared to the previous week, according to finalized data from the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR).
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Associated Press
December 14, 2020 - 4:53 am
Four men in their 40s and 50s and a woman in her 30s were identified Friday as the five cyclists killed in a crash while riding on Highway 95 between Boulder City and Searchlight.
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Guests gamble on the casino floor at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on April 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Associated Press
December 11, 2020 - 5:23 am
A Virginia man who authorities said used a fraudulently obtained $350,000 Paycheck Protection Program loan for personal expenses, including a trip to Las Vegas, has pleaded guilty to bank fraud.
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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
December 11, 2020 - 5:11 am
On Thursday, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) announced that nearly 167,000 Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) ineligibility claim determination notices will be sent in this week
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Associated Press
December 11, 2020 - 5:05 am
Convinced that in-person teaching is not a significant contributor to the spread of the coronavirus, Nevada’s school superintendent is urging state leaders to develop specific criteria to help guide county decisions about reopening classrooms.
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Coronavirus tracking or contact tracing application to reduce coronavirus spreading after quarantine detecting infected people
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Associated Press
December 10, 2020 - 8:14 am
Nevada is adding another voluntary, free app to efforts to track person-to-person coronavirus contacts, with the launch on Thursday of the Exposure Notification Express program developed by Apple and Google.
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The Alan Stock Answer
December 10, 2020 - 7:57 am
On today's "Answer", Alan discusses the renewed issue of storing nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain.
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