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Colorado considers a new look for edible pot
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Edible marijuana comes with all kinds of warning labels in Colorado. But once those pot brownies and gummy bears are out of the package, they can look identical to straight-laced treats. A panel of marijuana producers and industry critics start work Friday on ...
Power outage hits western valley, affecting 1,600
Thursday, July 31, 2014
About 1.600 customers in the Peccole Ranch area of the western valley are affected by a power outage Thursday night, according to NV Energy. The outage occurred at ...
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Colorado to issue driver's licenses to immigrants
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Colorado will begin issuing driver's licenses and identification cards to immigrants Friday regardless of their legal status, underscoring a sea change in a state that less than a decade ago passed strict ...
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Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from ...
Police investigate shooting in northeast valley
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Metro Police are on the scene tonight of a shooting near Nellis Boulevard and Bonanza Road. Two people were shot while in a car ...
Washoe School Board offers superintendent his job back
Washoe School Board offers superintendent his job back
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The Washoe County School Board is asking ousted Superintendent Pedro Martinez to return to his job. The board has agreed to ...
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Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Nearly a month into Israel's fierce assault on Hamas in Gaza, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is facing mounting domestic pressure to seek war crimes charges against ...
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Signed ticket from Gehrig's last game nets $95,600
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A ticket stub signed by Lou Gehrig on the day he retired from baseball sold for $95,600 at an auction on Thursday, and the boxing gloves Muhammad Ali wore in the first of his three fights against ...
Water authority joins $11 million pact to conserve Colorado River basin
Water authority joins $11 million pact to conserve Colorado River basin
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Water providers from four western states and the federal government announced an $11 million agreement Thursday to fund projects meant to counteract critically low water ...
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Boyd Gaming sees slight dip in quarterly revenue
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Las Vegas-based Boyd Gaming, whose local properties include Main Street Station, Gold Coast and the Orleans, announced its second quarter earnings ...
Henderson officers who fatally shot attacker are identified
Henderson officers who fatally shot attacker are identified
Thursday, July 31, 2014
​The Henderson Police officers involved in the Tuesday morning shooting death of a 51-year-old man have been identified as ...
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California Republican goes homeless to show economic gap
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The Republican candidate for California governor said Thursday he spent a week living as a homeless person in Fresno to highlight the disparity between the governor's claim that the state is making an economic comeback and ...
Health insurance rates likely to rise for Nevadans next year
Health insurance rates likely to rise for Nevadans next year
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Whether it's a plan on the Silver State Exchange or one offered by a small business, insurance companies want Nevadans to pay more for health care plans next year ...
Interstate 15 reopens near Logandale after suspect arrested
Interstate 15 reopens near Logandale after suspect arrested
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Both directions of Interstate 15 near Logandale have reopened after authorities arrested a bank robbery suspect from Utah who was barricaded in a car. The suspect led authorities ...
Nevada Supreme Court rejects appeals in 3 death-penalty cases
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Three killers on death row, two from Clark County, have lost their appeals to the Nevada Supreme Court. The court, in a 5-2 decision by Chief Justice Mark Gibbons, rejected...

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