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October 25, 2016

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  • CD3 candidate Jacky Rosen speaks during a press conference by the Nevada State Democratic Party in Las Vegas, Nev. on June 15, 2016.
    Newest Rosen ad proclaims she'll 'protect seniors and strengthen social security'
    Oct. 25, 2016
    Democratic congressional candidate Jacky Rosen is up with a new ad today contrasting herself against her Republican opponent as Nevada voters head to the polls this week for ...
  • Culinary Union member Miguel Martinez holds the American Flag during a "Taco-Truck-Wall" Culinary Union Local 226 protest at Trump International, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.
    Beating Trump is personal, not just political, for unions
    Oct. 25, 2016
    Hillary Clinton has inched ahead in battleground Nevada polls not just because of what she’s done, but because of whom Republican Donald Trump has offended: the people who work at his signature hotel here and others like it on the Las Vegas Strip. To many of those union waitresses, housekeepers and bartenders, this campaign is more than a political race. It’s personal. They are fighting the boss …
  • A rendering of SolarReserve's ten new solar plants expected to cover about 15,000 acres and create 3,000 construction jobs over seven years.
    Q&A: SolarReserve CEO discusses $5 billion Nevada project
    Oct. 25, 2016
    When California-based energy firm SolarReserve began generating electricity in Nevada at the end of 2015, the news was cast as a significant step in the future of solar power. Unlike rooftop panels or large-scale solar arrays, SolarReserve’s project ...
  • Model and reality TV star Kendall Jenner introduces 5 Seconds of Summer during the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Sunday, May 18, 2014.
    Jury acquits man of stalking Kendall Jenner
    Oct. 24, 2016
    A jury has acquitted a man of stalking TV star Kendall Jenner and convicted him of trespassing at her secluded Hollywood Hills home ...
  • The 2017 web site home page as seen in Washington, Monday, Oct. 24, 2016.
    Obama administration confirms double-digit premium hikes
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That will stoke another "Obamacare" controversy days before ...
  • This Oct. 23, 2016, photo provided by the Madera Police Department shows a patrol car that was shot at in Madera, Calif.
    Shots hit California police car, woman on ride-along hurt
    Oct. 24, 2016
    A woman interested in becoming a police officer who was on a weekend ride-along in a California police cruiser was hurt by flying glass when shots were fired through the cruiser's front windshield, police said Monday. More than a dozen shots were fired at ...
  • Jan Rouven
    Porn trial delayed for former Las Vegas illusionist Jan Rouven
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Trial has been pushed back in Las Vegas for an illusionist performer from Germany who faces the possibility of decades in prison and up to $1 million in fines on federal child pornography charges. Jan Rouven Fuechtener's attorney, Jess Marchese said Monday he's still ...
  • A woman with an umbrella walks in light rain along Green Valley Parkway in Henderson Monday, Oct. 24, 2016.
    Thunderstorms making their way across the valley
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Thunderstorms are rolling across the Las Vegas Valley and are expected to hang around through this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. A total of .11 inches of rain was recorded at ...
  • Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane arrives at Montgomery County courthouse for her scheduled sentencing hearing in Norristown, Pa., Monday, Oct. 24, 2016.
    Former Pennsylvania attorney general sentenced to jail, then cuffed in court
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Former Attorney General Kathleen Kane was sentenced Monday to 10 to 23 months in jail for illegally disclosing details from a grand jury investigation to embarrass a rival and lying about it under oath. Kane was also sentenced to eight years of probation by a Montgomery County judge who said ...
  • In this Jan. 22, 2005 file photo, the entrance of Mar-a-Lago in West Palm Beach, Fla. Donald Trump received a $17 million insurance payment in 2005 for hurricane damage to Mar-a-Lago, his private club in Palm Beach, but The Associated Press found little evidence of such large-scale damage. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
    Trump took $17 million in insurance for damage few remember
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Donald Trump said he received a $17 million insurance payment in 2005 for hurricane damage to Mar-a-Lago, his private club in Palm Beach, but The Associated Press found little evidence of such large-scale damage. Two years after a series of storms, the real estate tycoon said he didn't know ...
  • Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., applauds on stage at a rally at St. Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., Monday, Oct. 24, 2016.
    Clinton, Warren join forces in campaign's final stretch
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Joining forces in the presidential campaign's final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Monday for disrespecting women and denigrating U.S. troops assisting Iraqis in their push to ...
  • Venezuela's embattled president meets pope at Vatican
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro met Monday with Pope Francis on a trip abroad amid growing political tensions in the South American nation, the Vatican confirmed. The Vatican said the pope wanted to continue offering his help in resolving ...
  • Coroner IDs man found shot in casino employee parking garage
    Oct. 24, 2016
    A man found shot to death Friday night in the employee parking garage at a Las Vegas Strip casino has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Fuli Ji, 52, of Chino Hills, Calif. Officers responded about ...
  • Singer Katy Perry speaks at a rally in support of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Las Vegas.
    How Democrats are dominating early voting in Nevada
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Katy Perry’s glamor, Tom Steyer’s money, Univision’s megaphone and organized labor’s muscle, along with a late assist from Barack Obama, each helped lubricate ...
  • Tim Kaine's wife coming to Las Vegas to push early voting
    Oct. 24, 2016
    Vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine's wife is the latest Democratic surrogate coming to Nevada to urge people to vote early. Anne Holton is set to campaign in Las Vegas on Tuesday. She'll hold a round table discussion on ...
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