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October 9, 2015

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Oct. 9, 2015

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DeGrom outduels Kershaw with 13 Ks; Mets beat Dodgers 3-1
Jacob deGrom struck out 13 over seven scoreless innings in his postseason debut and Daniel Murphy homered off a star-crossed Clayton Kershaw to help the New York Mets defeat ...

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Lackey dominates, Cardinals beat Cubs 4-0 in NLDS opener
John Lackey outpitched old teammate Jon Lester, allowing two hits into the eighth inning, and rookies Tommy Pham and Stephen Piscotty each homered late as ...

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Coroner's Office IDs body found in underground utility vault
The body of Las Vegas resident Young Suk Sanchez, 71, was discovered about 1 p.m. Sept. 22 in the 4800 block of Boulder Highway, near East Flamingo Road ...

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California governor OKs medical marijuana regulations
A trio of bills aimed at bringing order and oversight to California's medical marijuana industry nearly 20 years after the state became the first to legalize pot for medical use won Gov. Jerry Brown's signature, his office said Friday. The Democratic governor's endorsement ...

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U.S. airman's condition upgraded as he recovers from stabbing
A U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping thwart a European terror attack was upgraded from serious to fair condition Friday as he recovered from three stab wounds suffered in a late-night attack near a bar, UC Davis Medical Center officials ...

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Photo: Texas Rangers' Rougned Odor celebrates after scori
Alberto, Rangers beat Blue Jays in 14th, lead ALDS 2-0
Backup infielder Hanser Alberto singled home the go-ahead run in the 14th inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 Friday for a 2-0 lead in ...

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Photo: Jeannine Haddon poses on the porch of her Hallowee
Face-down dummy Halloween prank prompts repeated 911 calls
A dummy placed face down in a Detroit woman's front yard as a Halloween prank has prompted repeated visits by police. Larethia Haddon says police showed up Tuesday, the first day she put the dummy out ...

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Woman threatening to jump from downtown casino garage is in custody
Woman threatening to jump from downtown casino garage is in custody
A woman threatening to jump from the Golden Nugget parking garage was taken into custody this evening. Police were called about 1:50 p.m. to the garage of the hotel, where ...

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Plane lands safely after reporting possible braking, steering problem
Plane lands safely after reporting possible braking, steering problem
A United Airlines flight from Chicago to Las Vegas made an emergency landing today at McCarran International Airport after reporting a possible braking and steering issue, an airport spokeswoman said. The crew of ...

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Police: Man, 72, died after parking lot tiff, punch in the face
Police: Man, 72, died after parking lot tiff, punch in the face
A suspect arrested in the beating of a 72-year-old man in a Wal-Mart parking lot last month said he believed the man made an obscene gesture and was driving too close to his car, according to a Metro Police arrest report. Surrey, British Columbia, resident James Northcott died ...

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Hardy holds hearing on Obama overtime proposal
Hardy holds hearing on Obama overtime proposal
As the House Republican caucus plunged into chaos over the surprise withdrawal of Rep. Kevin McCarthy in the race to replace outgoing Speaker John Boehner, one of Nevada’s representatives found time to look into chaos of another kind: A new regulation ...

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Los Angeles orders quake retrofit for many older buildings
Thousands of older wood and concrete apartment buildings vulnerable to collapse in a major earthquake would get costly upgrades under sweeping retrofitting rules passed Friday by the Los Angeles City Council. The mandate would affect as many as 13,500 so-called soft-first-story buildings, which are typically wood-frame structures with large spaces such as ...

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Photo: President Barack Obama walks with Oregon Gov. Kate
Obama says 'it's about the families' after Oregon meeting
President Barack Obama, faced with protests over his meeting Friday with victims of an Oregon shooting, held to his view that something must be done about deadly gun crimes. But given the freshness of the ...

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It’s Play time at Light and Daylight at Mandalay Bay
It might not be business as usual, but rather a return to form, for the new/old hierarchy at Light and Daylight at Mandalay Bay. Two men who helped open the clubs on Memorial Day Weekend of 2013 as officials with the Light Group, John Pettei and Colin Comer, are now back ...

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Gun-rights activists protest Obama visit in Oregon
Gun-rights activists are gathering near an Oregon airport to protest President Barack Obama's visit to meet with families of victims of last week's deadly college shooting. Obama is scheduled to arrive in ...

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1 fatally shot at Texas Southern University housing complex
A student was killed and another person was wounded in a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained at least two people, authorities said. The university quickly went on lockdown after ...

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Photo: Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sand
Sanders campaign debate strategy: Let Bernie be Bernie
There are no image consultants, no mock stages and no body language coaches. Instead, Bernie Sanders and his campaign team have a relatively simple plan for his debut in a nationally televised debate: Let Bernie be Bernie. That's pretty much how the often-disheveled, 74-year-old Vermont senator ...

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Mariners fire Lloyd McClendon after 2 seasons
The Seattle Mariners have fired manager Lloyd McClendon after two seasons, with new general manager Jerry Dipoto choosing to bring in his own field boss to take over Seattle's operations. Seattle announced the decision ...

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Couple wanted in Las Vegas airport luggage thefts found in Arizona
Couple wanted in Las Vegas airport luggage thefts found in Arizona
A Belgian couple wanted for allegedly stealing luggage from the Las Vegas airport for more than a year has been captured in Arizona. Lake Havasu City police said Thursday that ...

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Woman in motorized wheelchair hit, killed crossing Nellis Boulevard
A woman in a motorized wheelchair hit and killed by a pickup truck early this morning in the east valley, has been identified as ...

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U.S. stocks waver, still on track for best week this year
Stocks are little changed in midday trading Friday, but the market is still on track to close out its best week this year. Airlines and industrial stocks rose. Markets continue to be driven by confidence that the Federal Reserve will ...

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Officials: Broken rail caused West Virginia train derailment
A broken rail that wasn't found on two previous inspections led to a fiery oil train derailment in southern West Virginia in February, federal investigators said Friday. A CSX train was carrying 3 million gallons of Bakken crude when ...

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Authorities: Mall evacuated, 4 with possible carbon monoxide
Authorities say a shopping mall in North Carolina had to be evacuated and four people were taken to hospitals because of possible monoxide poisoning. The Charlotte Fire Department says firefighters were called to SouthPark Mall about 9 p.m. EDT Thursday because ...

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Photo: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office photos show the
Suspects in death of backpacker, teacher won’t fight extradition
Three young people were on the run after killing a backpacker and a yoga teacher in California when they were arrested outside a soup kitchen in Oregon earlier this week, authorities said Friday. The suspects have waived extradition proceedings and will be returned from Portland to the San Francisco Bay Area to face charges in ...

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Rain-swollen South Carolina rivers prompt new evacuations
A number of South Carolina residents near the coast are evacuating and others are piling up sandbags anew outside homes and businesses, bracing for more possible flooding even as the nation's Homeland Security chief is ...

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