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September 22, 2014

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Photo: A look at Della's Kitchen at the new Delano Las Ve
Chocolate bar opens on the Strip; Delano rolls out more restaurants
Monday, September 22, 2014
OPENINGS & CLOSINGS:
Chocolate lovers are in for a treat, Delano continues rolling out new restaurants and a Chinese restaurant is shut down for health violations ...
Photo: In this photo taken May 2, 2014, Kari Boiter, of T
Group says it gave hundreds of veterans free pot
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Members of Operation Grow4Vets said the Saturday event aimed to offer veterans an alternative to prescription drugs to help with anxiety, pain and other problems. The organization also says it gave out 400 bags of marijuana-infused products at the Denver Cannabis Giveaway ...
Photo: Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch score
Seahawks hold off Broncos 26-20 in overtime
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Russell Wilson made certain that he never saw the ball in the extra session and ensured the Super Bowl rematch went in favor of the defending champion Seahawks. ...
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Vikings QB Cassel breaks foot, Bridgewater in
Sunday, September 21, 2014
The veteran quarterback fractured several bones in his left foot during a scramble in the second quarter of a 20-9 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
Man run over by semi-truck downtown dies
Sunday, September 21, 2014
The 50-year-old man was killed some time between 8 a.m. and 10:35 a.m. in a parking lot located at 300 N. 6th Street, near Stewart Avenue, according to police. After the collision, the driver of the semi-truck left the scene and drove south on 6th Street. It is unclear whether he was aware of running over the man, according to Metro.
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Matthews, Maclin lead Eagles over Redskins 37-34
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Matthews caught two touchdown passes, Maclin had one, and the Eagles again stormed from behind to win, beating Jackson's Washington Redskins 37-34 on Sunday ...
Photo: Missing University of Virginia student Hannah Eliz
Man seen with UVa student faces driving charge
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Virginia State Police issued the warrants for Jesse Matthew on Saturday after he left the Charlottesville Police Department's station, authorities said. Matthew came to the station with several family members and asked for a lawyer, they said. He was provided with a lawyer and left in a vehicle, driving at a high rate of speed that endangered other drivers, Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo said, adding Matthew was at the station for about an hour.
Photo: Sisters Mattie Hull, left, and Gloria Green-McCray
Backers seek expansion of civil rights death law
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Still, proponents are laying the groundwork to extend and expand the act in hopes it's not too late for some families to get justice ...
More drought forecast next year for Nevada, across West
More drought forecast next year for Nevada, across West
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Below-normal precipitation and normal or above-normal temperatures are forecast in the week ahead, according to the National Weather Service, and experts say the three-year drought isn't likely ...
Photo: The view from Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral
SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear
Sunday, September 21, 2014
In all, the unmanned Dragon capsule is delivering more than 5,000 pounds of space station supplies for NASA ...
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Citing Joan Rivers, Texas’ Perry backs clinic law
Sunday, September 21, 2014
The potential 2016 presidential candidate said the law made Texas safer, even though a federal judge in August blocked a key provision that requires abortion clinics to meet hospital-level operating standards. Had that requirement taken effect, only seven abortion facilities would remain in Texas — down from more than 40 in 2012 ...
Smoke from wildfire cancels Ironman Tahoe events
Smoke from wildfire cancels Ironman Tahoe events
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Ironman Lake Tahoe and Ironman 70.3 Lake Tahoe operations manager Keats McGonigal said the mood was "somber" when the decision was announced ...
Photo: Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy is tackl
Lions stuff Packers 19-7
Sunday, September 21, 2014
The Lions (2-1) came into the game with a secondary decimated by injuries, but that didn't much matter with Rodgers under constant pressure. He was sacked twice and threw for only 162 yards, and Green Bay (1-2) wasn't any better running the ball ...
Pedestrian hit in crosswalk on Sahara
Sunday, September 21, 2014
A man was using the crosswalk a against a stop signal when a car didn't see him a hit him, police said.
Photo: East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden (5) celebra
East Carolina, Mississippi State move into AP Top 25
Sunday, September 21, 2014
The top seven teams are the same as last week, starting with No. 1 Florida State, which escaped 23-17 in overtime against Clemson on Saturday night ...

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