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Deal struck to conserve water in Colorado River basin
Deal struck to conserve water in Colorado River basin
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The Interior Department and four municipal water providers in the West are contributing $11 million to fund projects aimed at conserving water in the Colorado River basin, which supplies water to ...
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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...
Billionaire James Packer seeking return to Las Vegas
Billionaire James Packer seeking return to Las Vegas
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Australian billionaire James Packer is in talks to develop a Las Vegas Strip resort on land once occupied by the New Frontier after buying a piece of a loan backed by ...
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Target taps outsider as CEO for needed shakeup
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Target is bringing in an outsider as its CEO for the first time as the retailer fights to redefine itself to American shoppers. The Minneapolis-based company said Thursday that it named...
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Congress OKs highway, VA bills, not border measure
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Congress ran full-tilt into election-year gridlock over immigration Thursday and staggered toward a five-week summer break with no agreement in sight on legislation to cope with the influx of young immigrants flocking illegally to ...
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Michael Godard: Las Vegas pop artist witnesses McCarran’s midnight circus
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Guest Columnist:
Once again I find myself at one of the greatest locations for people watching: McCarran Airport here in Las Vegas. Usually I’m rushing through the terminal placing mental bets on whether I’ll make my flight. Well tonight’s a different story.
US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire
US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The United States and United Nations are announcing that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours. In a joint statement, the U.S. and U.N. said...
NTSB: Nevada-bound plane that crashed in Arizona was flying low
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A federal investigator says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in far northwestern Arizona was flying well below what's allowed by regulation. Newly licensed pilot, 19-year-old Daulton Whatcott, and 16-year-old Jaxon Whatcott, were headed to a basketball tournament in Nevada when...
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Louis Prima Jr.: ‘This has been a difficult 12 months personally and professionally’
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Guest Columnist:
This was a year that saw my residence burglarized, by a group of teens that remains unprosecuted, while I was on tour. It saw difficult but necessary changes to our band. And, most devastatingly, it saw the passing of my mother, Gia Maione Prima.
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Gas explosions kill 15, injure 228 in Taiwan
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A series of gas explosions on the streets of a southern Taiwanese city killed 15 people and injured 228 others late Thursday night, authorities said. Taiwan's Premier Jiang Yi-huah said at least five explosions shook Kaohsiung. The National Fire Agency said...