Nevada

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5.4 Earthquake Felt In Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. Geological Service is reporting a 5.4 magnitude earthquake about 24 miles southwest of Caliente, Nevada. The quake was felt in Las Vegas about 125 miles south of the epicenter. […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/22/2015

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Marco Rubio Coming To Nevada Later This Month

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is planning to visit Nevada at the end of the month to celebrate his birthday with the star of the TV show “Pawn Stars.” A […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/19/2015

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Fending Off Foreclosure

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada lawmakers want to pull the plug on a program that helps homeowners fend off foreclosure in a sign of just how far the state has come since the Great Recession.

05/17/2015

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Lawmakers Repealing Winery Ban

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – The Nevada Senate has passed a compromise bill that repeals the state’s partial ban on wineries.

05/17/2015

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Prosecutors Re-File Charges In FBI Ruse Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Nevada have added a conspiracy allegation and re-filed criminal Internet bookmaking charges against a Malaysian businessman who won a court ruling that his rights were violated in an FBI […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/14/2015

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Caucus vs Primary

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada senators have approved a bill that would dump Nevada’s caucus system and replace it with a primary to choose presidential nominees.

05/12/2015

William Barnes, west coast regional manager for Uber, kicks off service in Las Vegas (photo: T. South/KXNT)

Lawmakers OK Uber

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Lawmakers have passed a bill that would allow ride-hailing companies such as Uber in Nevada and is expected to raise tens of millions of dollars to help a budget shortfall.

05/11/2015

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2 Fallen Vegas Officers Honored At Annual Police Memorial

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers and elected officials are recognizing two police officers who were ambushed and killed last year while eating lunch in Las Vegas. Officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo were […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/07/2015

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at a fundraising dinner for the UNLV Foundation at the Bellagio on Oct. 13, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Campaign Appearance Tuesday

Las Vegas –  Hillary Clinton is coming to Las Vegas on Tuesday. This is her first stop in Nevada since officially entering the presidential race. The Democratic candidate’s campaign says this will be Mrs. Clinton’s […]

05/03/2015

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Working On Compromise

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada Assembly Republicans say they can overcome past differences and work together to pass Gov. Brian Sandoval’s budget by the end of the session.

05/03/2015

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