Nevada

About 350 cattle were returned to Clive Bundy after a standoff over grazing rights between federal agents and armed protesters. (George Frey/Getty Images)

Cliven Bundy To Appear Before Nevada Legislature

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and scores of supporters have gathered in Carson City to support a bill seeking to reclaim land from the federal government. Bundy’s son, Ammon Bundy, says a […]

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Hang Gliding Accident Victims Identified

JEAN, Nev. (AP) – The two people killed after a hang glider crashed to the ground near Las Vegas have been identified.

CBS Las Vegas–03/29/2015

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Lawyer: ‘Indifference’ Led To Inmate Death

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A lawyer for relatives of a Nevada prison inmate shot and killed by a guard blames a four-month wait for information about the case on “deliberate indifference” by state officials, including Gov. […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/27/2015

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Nevada Jobless Rate Steady

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s unemployment rate stayed the same in February, after the first monthly increase was reported in years. The state’s Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday that Nevada’s jobless rate stayed […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/27/2015

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Nevada Casino Regulators Scold Caesars For Bankruptcy

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators are calling the bankruptcy of Caesars Entertainment Corp.’s debt-heavy subsidiary an embarrassment and lamenting the company’s inability to pay 63 former executives some $33 million in promised pension payments. […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/26/2015

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Former Nevada Rep. Horsford Won’t Run For Congress In 2016

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Former Democratic Rep. Steven Horsford of Nevada says he won’t run for Congress in 2016 after his surprise loss in November, but he hasn’t ruled out a future bid for […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/18/2015

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Ride Genie To Soon Be Available For Taxis

A smart phone app that lets you request a limo ride in Las Vegas will soon give you the option of hailing a cab. Ride Genie was approved by state regulators in January.

03/17/2015

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US Judge Rejects Nevada Bid To Dispose Of Excess Mustangs

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by a coalition of rural Nevada counties that wanted to force the government to sell or otherwise dispose of tens of thousands of mustangs in U.S. holding facilities.

03/12/2015

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Nevada Jobless Rate Increases For The First Time In A Year

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s unemployment rate rose in January, the first month-over-month increase in at least a year. The state’s Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Thursday that Nevada’s jobless rate rose to a […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/12/2015

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Inmates Refuse Food At Maximum-Security Prison In Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada state corrections officials say some inmates refused food for two days at the maximum-security Ely State Prison to call attention to claims they’re not getting enough to eat. The Department of […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/11/2015

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