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Demonstrators participate in a vehicle caravan protest with a sign reading "Fear is a bigger Virus" outside City Hall calling on officials to re-open the economy amidst the coronavirus pandemic on April 22, 2020 in Los Angeles
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The Alan Stock Answer
May 12, 2020 - 9:05 am
On today's "Answer", Alan looks at those pushing fear over common sense during the coronavirus pandemic.
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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
May 08, 2020 - 5:13 am
Nevada gambling officials approved rules Thursday to limit customers, keep gamblers spaced apart from each other and disinfect dice and cards when the state’s casinos are allowed to reopen.
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People practice social distancing as they wait in line to purchase produce from a vendor during the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market on April 21, 2020 in San Francisco, California
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Mitch Kelly
April 27, 2020 - 6:21 am
Social distancing is the most effective way to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as the main way the virus spreads is through close contact between people. However, keeping people apart is not so easy in practice.
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Night Sky of Las Vegas With South Point In The Distance
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Mitch Kelly
April 21, 2020 - 5:21 am
The South Point Hotel and Casino has become the latest hotel to announce a mass furlough of employees due to the closurues mandated to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
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Writing up a traffic ticket
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Associated Press
April 20, 2020 - 5:15 am
The Las Vegas Justice Court has decided to suspend enforcement of more than a quarter of a million traffic cases until 60 days after the governor’s stay-at-home directive is lifted.
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Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks during a news conference on the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the Grant Sawyer State Office Building on March 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Associated Press
April 17, 2020 - 5:07 am
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said Thursday he intends to detail next week some of the criteria he’ll use to determine how soon it’s safe to slowly start reopening businesses and relax other restrictions as coronavirus trends continue to improve in Nevada.
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Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks during a news conference on the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the Grant Sawyer State Office Building on March 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Associated Press
April 15, 2020 - 5:16 am
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak said the state is nowhere near ready to begin reopening parts of its shuttered economy due to the coronavirus and is working to address a deluge of residents trying to get unemployment benefits.
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 The marquees at the New York-New York Hotel & Casino, Park MGM and the Aria Resort & Casino display messages after the Las Vegas Strip resorts were closed as the coronavirus continues to spread across the United States on March 17, 2020
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Paul Ihander
April 08, 2020 - 7:07 pm
Goveror Steve Sisolak added new restrictions to already in place social distancing orders for Nevada. The Governor added public golf courses and swimming pools to the list of places to lock up, as well as ordered showrooms of essential businesses to close down.
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Aerial view looking straight down on to Los Angeles' city streets.
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Mitch Kelly
April 07, 2020 - 6:09 am
As the nation and world grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, Clark County vehicle traffic has been greatly reduced.
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Mitch Kelly
April 07, 2020 - 6:02 am
Law enforcement is dealing with a spike in illegal activity on Bureau of Land Management public lands, causing the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department to step up patrol in those areas.
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