Nevada

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Man Gets Federal Prison For Tax Refund Scam

A Las Vegas man was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison and ordered to pay a share of almost $193,000 in restitution for his role in an income tax refund scam that used other people’s information to apply for First-Time Home Buyers Credit refunds.

10/21/2014

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Ebola Task Force Created By Sandoval

(LAS VEGAS) — The fear of Ebola is now forcing everyone to take steps to prepare for the worst. That even includes Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval. His office confirms the governor is taking steps to […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/17/2014

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Nevada Unemployment Numbers Improve

Nevada shows signs of improvement

10/17/2014

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Judge Releases Woman Who Threw Shoe At Clinton

A federal judge in Las Vegas is ordering a Phoenix woman who threw a shoe at Hillary Rodham Clinton to live in Arizona while she awaits sentencing for trespassing.

10/16/2014

Animal rights demonstrators outside  courthouse. (photo: Melissa Duran/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Protest Planned At Reno Dog Killing Status Hearing

Animal rights activists plan a rally outside a Reno courthouse where a 24-year-old man faces charges accusing him of beheading and dismembering several dogs.

10/16/2014

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Reality TV Show To Feature Sin City Coroner Office

A reality TV show featuring life, death and the Clark County coroner’s office search for next-of-kin is set to debut on a cable network.

10/15/2014

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Police: 2 Held In Vegas Crossing Guard Attack Case

Authorities in Las Vegas say a 21-year-old man and his 22-year-old girlfriend are facing multiple criminal charges in an attack on a school crossing guard who witnesses say waved them to a stop as they sped through a school zone.

10/14/2014

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Hearing Near For Reno Man In Beheaded Dogs Case

A defense lawyer says a 24-year-old Reno man accused of killing and dismembering several dogs will go forward with a preliminary hearing if a plea deal can’t be worked out with Washoe County prosecutors.

10/14/2014

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Group Wants Appeals Court To Hear Gay Marriage

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A group that couldn’t convince three federal appeals judges that Nevada’s state law banning same-sex marriage was constitutional is asking the entire 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to hear its case. […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/13/2014

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Sin City Says ‘I do’ To Same-Sex Weddings

An initial frenzied filing for Nevada’s first same-sex marriage licenses followed by quickie late-night ceremonies gave way Friday to business almost as usual in the self-proclaimed wedding capital of the world.

10/11/2014

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