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November 21, 2014

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Why Obama’s speech may be unofficial launch of Reid’s re-election campaign
Friday, November 21, 2014
When President Barack Obama stands on the stage at a Las Vegas high school today and rallies support for his immigration policies, Sen. Harry Reid will be right by the president's side. And he wants to make sure you ...
Photo: An exterior view of Caesars Palace, June 6, 2013.
Sorting out Caesars: How company slid into distress, and what’s next
Friday, November 21, 2014
Gaming:
With Caesars appearing to be poised to file for bankruptcy as soon as January, the company's future could be complicated. Here's an explanation of what's happening, and what could happen as ...
Photo: Miguel Amaral, at right, attempts to register vote
Nevada’s Hispanic voters stayed home, drifted away from Democrats
Friday, November 21, 2014
There were no lines winding out the door, and occasionally idle poll workers would step outside and look around like the early arrivals to a party wondering if they have the wrong address. Miguel Amarista, a registered Democrat, made the trip to his polling place in East Las Vegas on election day ...
‘It’s so exciting’: How Obama’s plan could benefit Nevada families
‘It’s so exciting’: How Obama’s plan could benefit Nevada families
Friday, November 21, 2014
Immigration:
President Barack Obama’s plan to reform the country’s immigration system could have a big impact on Nevada, which has the biggest ...
Tesla says construction work underway on plant near Reno
Friday, November 21, 2014
Tesla Motors says 400 construction workers are busy building its battery-producing factory east of Reno — and half of them are Nevadans. Daniel Witt, a business-development manager with Tesla, told ...
Photo: Alexander Delgado, left, and Randy Malcom, second
Enrique Iglesias, Calle 13 own Latin Grammys
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Enrique Iglesias picked up his first Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies including song of the year for his platinum hit, "Bailando," while Calle 13 set a record for most ...
Teen arrested in North Las Vegas shooting death of acquaintance
Teen arrested in North Las Vegas shooting death of acquaintance
Thursday, November 20, 2014
A teenager has been arrested on charges including murder with a deadly weapon in connection with the North Las Vegas shooting death of ...
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3 takeaways from Obama’s immigration announcement
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Crowds rejoiced with cheers, hugs and tears at a Las Vegas community center Thursday evening as President Barack Obama formally announced his long-awaited plan for ...
Explosion on Gulf platform; 1 dead, 3 injured
Thursday, November 20, 2014
An explosion occurred on an offshore oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday, killing one person and injuring ...
Nevada leaders weigh in on Obama’s immigration plan
Thursday, November 20, 2014
President Obama's executive order on immigration may bypass the vote of Congress. Las Vegas democrats and republicans have lots to say about it.
Coroner IDs teen killed after car hit light pole in east valley
Coroner IDs teen killed after car hit light pole in east valley
Thursday, November 20, 2014
A 17-year-old girl killed when the car she was riding in struck a light pole early Sunday has been identified as Guadalupe Rodriguez ...
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Charges seem unlikely for Ferguson cop, union says
Thursday, November 20, 2014
The suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown seems confident that he will not face criminal charges from a grand jury that has been investigating the case for ...
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Las Vegas activist Astrid Silva returns to spotlight in Obama’s immigration speech
Thursday, November 20, 2014
President Obama's speech shone a spotlight on Las Vegas resident Astrid Silva's life when he announced a new plan for executive action to reform the country's immigration system.
Photo: The Trump Plaza towers over Vera Coking's three-st
House of woman who took on Donald Trump demolished
Thursday, November 20, 2014
A former Atlantic City boardinghouse at the center of a David and Goliath battle between its owner and Donald Trump has been demolished. Vera Coking's modest three-story boardinghouse was ...
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Five family members killed on ‘dream trip’ to Disney
Thursday, November 20, 2014
A 16-year-old boy driving his family on a "dream trip" to Disney World apparently fell asleep at the wheel, causing the sport utility vehicle to veer off the highway and roll over, killing ...

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