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Titus goes to bat again for hungry kids

For close to two-thirds of Clark County students, the free or reduced-price breakfasts and lunches they receive at school may be the most nutritious...

Cortez Masto bill targets crimes against Native American women

Violent crime against Native American women is at a crisis level, and the federal government's response to it is failing, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto...

Community remembers trans deaths worldwide

Celine Walker, 36. Date of death, Feb. 4, 2018. Tonya Harding, 35. Date of death, Feb. 6, 2018.Phylicia Mitchell, 45. Date of death, Feb. 25,...
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Air Traffic controller “incapacitated” at McCarran Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration says a McCarran International Airport air traffic controller “became incapacitated while on duty” Wednesday evening.  Audio of the incident indicates...
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Cannabis Catch-22

You can buy it.  But you can’t smoke it.Such is the status of the recreational weed industry in Nevada for more than 47...
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Do intoxicated rehab patients have the mental capacity to enter contracts?

Clark County Judge Kerry Earley is refusing to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the mother of  23-year-old Cody Arbuckle, an Indiana man who died...
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Early voting meets Día de los Muertos

The last two days of early voting line up with the popular Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos, and as they pray for and...
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Rosen: Trump disrespect for Tree of Life families “reprehensible”

As President Donald Trump blames the news media, “the true Enemy of the People,” for the “anger in our Country caused in part by...
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Politicians address – and don’t address – political violence

With Election Day finally -- some might say mercifully -- in sight, Nevada candidates have been joined on the campaign trail by famous astronauts...
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Las Vegas City Council crushes 5th graders’ hopes

A fifth-grade class at Garehime Elementary School got a taste of how local government works, or doesn't, Wednesday when it made a case before...

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