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Nevada Colleges Get $1 Million To Prevent Dropouts

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada colleges are getting more than $1 million in federal grants to help retain students who might otherwise drop out. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced the awards Monday, saying […]

08/17/2015

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UFC’s Anderson Silva Suspended

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada fight regulators imposed the maximum penalty Thursday on former UFC champion Anderson Silva for testing positive for steroid use last January. Nevada Athletic Commission Chairman Francisco Aguilar said the 40-year-old Silva […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/13/2015

New Study Finds Hollywood Film Industry To Be Major Polluter

Las Vegas Man Pleads Guilty In Staged Car Crashes

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas man accused of staging car crashes and defrauding insurance companies of more than $10,000 has pleaded guilty to the charges brought against him. 26-year-old Martin Curiel-Guerra has been charged with […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/04/2015

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Ex-Nevada Police Chief Due To Pay Damages

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A judge has put a former Nevada police chief on the hook to pay damages to a lawyer he sued after being accused of illegally directing officers to delete emails about preparations […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/04/2015

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Bail $500K For Ex-Vegas Police Explorer

LAS VEGAS (AP) — More charges were filed and a judge set bail at $500,000 for a former Las Vegas police Explorer accused of lewdness, child sexual assault and kidnapping involving an underage schoolgirl. Prosecutor Stacey Kollins […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/04/2015

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Nevada Colleges Awarded $1.1 Million

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Three colleges in Nevada have been awarded federal grant money totaling $1.1 million for student support services. The U.S. Department of Education on Friday announced the four grants to three Nevada higher […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/17/2015

A man has been sentenced to 8 months in prison for shining laser pointers at airliners and a police helicopter. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Some Nevada Airports Awarded Grant Money

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nine small airports located mostly in rural Nevada are getting federal grant money for improvements totaling $6.2 million. The Federal Aviation Administration awarded the Ely Airport-Yelland Field the largest amount in the […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/15/2015

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Susie Lee Leads In Congress Fundraising

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Political newcomer Susie Lee has an early lead in fundraising in the Democratic primary for Nevada’s 4th Congressional District. Lee’s campaign says she’s raised $330,260 since announcing her campaign in […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/15/2015

Henderson Fire

1 Displaced After House Fire In Henderson

Henderson, Nev. –The Henderson Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire on Manteno Court, near Eastern Avenue and Horizon Ridge Parkway, today at about 12:45 a.m. The first arriving engine company found fire and […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/08/2015

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Las Vegas Man Sentenced For Fake Online School

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Las Vegas  man has been ordered to repay more than $300,000 to the state after he misreported the number of students attending his online school. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that 30-year-old […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/18/2015

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