Nevada

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April 15, 2019 - 4:00 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - A Henderson, Nevada, resident who pleaded guilty to receiving and possessing more than 47,000 images and videos of child pornography was sentenced today to nine years in federal prison, announced U.S. Attorney Nicholas A. Trutanich for the District of Nevada. “As part of the...
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April 12, 2019 - 1:42 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Here we go again. Nevada's Attorney General with another warning about scams in the Silver State. Nevada Attorney General Aaron D. Ford encourages Nevadans to be aware of email scams targeting small business owners in Nevada. Scammers may send emails to small businesses and...
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April 11, 2019 - 1:34 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Assembly Speaker Fierson has introduced a bill to raise the minimum wage, a major priority for Democrats since they took control of the legislative and executive branches of state government. A bit of hope for the 12-thousand Nevadans who scrape by on minimum wage. As the...
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April 10, 2019 - 3:33 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - You don't hear, see or read about news like this happening in Henderson. The Henderson Police Department is investigating the discovery of a deceased 55-year-old male in his home after conducting a welfare check in the 1900 block of Cutlass Drive on April 9, at approximately...
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April 10, 2019 - 2:25 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - The deadline to pass bills out of committee in the Nevada Legislature is this Friday, so conservation groups are speaking out about the ones they see as priorities, to promote renewable energy and protect wildlife habitat. This Friday is the deadline for a bill to make it...
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April 10, 2019 - 1:15 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - Two Las Vegas, Nevada, co-conspirators, who filed false tax returns seeking millions of dollars of fraudulent tax refunds, were sentenced to prison today, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S...
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April 04, 2019 - 2:32 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Nevada is making good on a promise to find family placements for more foster children, improving by five percentage points from 2007-2017. Foster children in Nevada are finding new families more often these days, with the rate of family placement improving by five...
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April 03, 2019 - 2:49 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - The State Assembly Government Affairs Committee holds the first hearing Thursday morning on a bill (AB 486) to create a state Division of Outdoor Recreation, to promote that industry and advocate for public lands. Nevada could soon become the 13th state to establish a state...
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April 03, 2019 - 11:48 am
BOULDER CITY, NV (KXNT) - There were elections throughout parts of Southern Nevada on Tuesday. The unofficial final results for the primary have been counted. The top two candidates in the Mayoral race and top four in the Council race will advance to the General Election in June. In the three-...
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April 03, 2019 - 11:33 am
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death nationally, with over 47,000 Americans taking their life each year. On Saturday, April 6, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) Nevada Chapter’s Out of the Darkness Community Walk will take place in Las Vegas to raise...
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