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Health District: CDC to investigate COVID-19 infection of Toronto man who visited Las Vegas

Clark County’s chief health official says it’s up to the Centers for Disease Control, not the Southern Nevada Health District, to reach out to...
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Toronto man with COVID-19 traveled from Las Vegas

A Toronto man who returned to Canada on February 28 from Las Vegas has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Ontario Ministry of...
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Sisolak announces measures to avoid price-gouging in age of COVID-19

Governor Steve Sisolak announced an emergency regulation aimed at preventing price gouging related to COVID-19 on Thursday, the same day officials announced the first...

Activities, contacts of Nevada’s first COVID-19 patient unknown, officials say

Nevada's first COVID-19 patient is a man in his 50s with an underlying health condition who traveled by air to Washington state before becoming...
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Roberts could be pivotal vote in high-stakes abortion case

WASHINGTON — The liberal wing of the U.S. Supreme Court appeared highly skeptical of a Louisiana law that restricts abortion access as the justices...
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Nevada governor urges good hygiene, officials prepare for virus threat

State and local officials Friday outlined steps being taken to monitor and prepare for the threat of coronavirus in Nevada.“There’s no confirmed cases of...
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“Culture of unsafe patient care” alleged at shelter/treatment center

Citing a "culture of unsafe patient care,” a "hostile work environment," and fear of personal liability, at least four staff members at CrossRoads of...
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Washoe follows Clark County’s lead and keeps self-isolation info secret

Like its counterpart in Southern Nevada, the Washoe County Health District is refusing to say how many people have been asked to self-quarantine to...
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Horsford to HHS: NV needs more doctors, not cuts to program that trains them

Rep. Steven Horsford grilled Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar about the administration's proposed budget cuts, which he believes would exacerbate Nevada’s doctor...
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Senate rejects anti-abortion bills

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn’t allow many bills to get floor votes these days, but he made an exception Tuesday for...

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