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Exterior photo of the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino June 30, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Associated Press
September 30, 2020 - 5:01 am
Casino giant MGM Resorts International is teaming with a firm that provided COVID-19 screenings for the National Hockey League playoffs and a health care provider to high-volume events in an optional conference attendee safety plan at its U.S. hotels and casinos, the company announced Tuesday.
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Associated Press
September 23, 2020 - 4:59 am
A convicted bank robber from Rhode Island fraudulently obtained $600,000 in forgivable federal business loans and spent $30,000 in Las Vegas before being caught, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.
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Associated Press
August 26, 2020 - 9:37 am
Authorities on Tuesday arrested anti-government activist Ammon Bundy at the Idaho Statehouse after he refused to leave a meeting room where a few hours earlier angry protesters forced out lawmakers.
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A firefighting helicopter (TOP C) flies over the Lake Fire on August 12, 2020 in Lake Hughes, California.
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Associated Press
August 14, 2020 - 5:58 am
Crews scrambled to protect homes from a huge wildfire that prompted evacuations north of Los Angeles, and officials warned the blaze could flare up again Thursday as a blistering heat wave descended on California.
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Cliven Bundy
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Associated Press
August 07, 2020 - 5:26 am
A U.S. appeals court refused Thursday to resurrect the criminal case against states’ rights figure Cliven Bundy, family members and others stemming from a 2014 armed standoff with federal agents trying to round up Bundy cattle near the family ranch in Nevada.
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An air tanker drops retardant in Banning, Calif. as the Apple Fire burns on Sunday, August 2, 2020.
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 6:43 am
Evacuation orders remained in place early Monday for thousands of people after a wildfire in mountains east of Los Angeles exploded in size and forced crews to battle flames in triple-digit heat.
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Sections of seating are cordoned off with caution tape during a service at the International Church of Las Vegas on May 31, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Associated Press
July 27, 2020 - 5:32 am
A sharply divided U.S. Supreme Court denied a rural Nevada church’s request late Friday to strike down as unconstitutional a 50-person cap on worship services as part of the state’s ongoing response to the coronavirus.
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Mugshots of Boogaloo suspects from 6-17-20
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Associated Press
June 25, 2020 - 4:26 am
Three men that prosecutors say have ties to an anti-government movement and tried to spark violence during recent Las Vegas protests pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal explosives and firearm charges.
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Showgirl Brittany Guinane (R) and Katie Wolfe, wearing face masks, pose at Flamingo Las Vegas on the Las Vegas Strip after the property opened for the first time since being closed on March 17 because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
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Associated Press
June 05, 2020 - 5:02 am
Mask use was spotty among customers as casinos in Las Vegas and throughout Nevada reopened Thursday for the first time since March following a closure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
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Red Rock Casino floor on 6-4-20
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Associated Press
June 04, 2020 - 6:43 am
The casino coronavirus closure is ending, with cards to be dealt, dice to roll and slot jackpots to win again starting Thursday in Las Vegas and throughout Nevada.
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