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May 6, 2015

5:54 p.m.

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Georgia sheriff charged in shooting of real estate agent
An Atlanta-area sheriff has been charged in the shooting of a real estate agent at a model home ...

4:37 p.m.

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‘I fell in love with the place’: CCSD honors top new teachers for appreciation week
She pushes us hard to do our work and do better things,” said one student ...

4:28 p.m.

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5:25 p.m.

Husband, wife dead in murder-suicide in southwest valley, police say
Husband, wife dead in murder-suicide in southwest valley, police say
Metro Police detectives are investigating what they say is a murder-suicide that left a husband and wife dead this morning in the southwest ...

3:35 p.m.

Las Vegas-based startup Banjo scores $100 million investment
Las Vegas-based startup Banjo scores $100 million investment
In conversation with Martin Giles of Wing Venture Capital at the two-day Collision Conference, Patton said the funding would enable Banjo to expand and hire ...

3:31 p.m.

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4:44 p.m.

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Tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma, Nebraska on active day
A storm that produced tornadoes across parts of southwestern Oklahoma bore down on suburban Oklahoma City during the evening rush hour Wednesday, and forecasters declared ...

3:23 p.m.

Police seeking two in armed robbery
Police say the pair entered a business in the 1400 block South Lamb Boulevard at 10:15 a.m., and the female suspect put goods from the store in her purse without paying for them ...

2:55 p.m.

3 accused of operating fictitious police department
Brandon Kiel, David Henry and Tonette Hayes were taken into custody last week on suspicion of impersonating officers as members of the ...

2:49 p.m.

Panel vets much-talked-about bill allowing hearsay in court
The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing Wednesday for AB193. The bill deals with hearsay evidence, such as an accuser's account of a crime as told to ...

2:40 p.m.

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Grand Canyon park officials ID body found below South Rim
They say the body of 25-year-old Alejandro Bussot, of Miami, was located Wednesday about 250 feet below the South Rim.

2:16 p.m.

Police seeking suspect in purse snatching, assault
According to police, the suspect, described as a black man between the ages of 16 and 20, approached a woman from behind and grabbed her purse. When she tried to hold onto the purse, the man pushed her to the ground and ...

2:06 p.m.

Texas incident fuels concern about lone-wolf terror attacks
Trying to gauge which individuals in the United States pose such threats — and how vigorously they should be monitored — is a daunting challenge for counterterrorism agencies. Some experts caution that a limited number of small-scale attacks are ...

1:53 p.m.

Henderson hosting police recruitment event
The event will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Henderson Police Department North Station, located at 225 E. Sunset Road ...

1:37 p.m.

Floyd Mayweather’s ex-girlfriend sues boxer for defamation
Floyd Mayweather’s ex-girlfriend sues boxer for defamation
Josie Harris filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Los Angeles Superior Court, days after her ex-boyfriend defeated Manny Pacquiao in a highly anticipated bout ...

1:16 p.m.

Henderson Police searching for elderly man missing since Saturday
Barry Edwards, 73, was reported missing by his wife on Tuesday ...

1:10 p.m.

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Reese Witherspoon launches lifestyle brand Draper James
The actress says in a video that the collection is "inspired by my romance, my love of the South combined with the modern woman that I am today."

12:59 p.m.

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Governor lifts state of emergency for Baltimore
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said even though complaints of excessive force and lawsuits alleging misconduct are down over the last few years, "we all know that Baltimore continues to have a fractured relationship between the ...

12:30 p.m.

Heller pushes for audit of VA backlogs
Heller pushes for audit of VA backlogs
"This isn't a witch hunt," Heller said. "We want to assist the VA." The audit is the senators' latest push in a years-long process to try to cut down on claims backlogs of more than ...

11:52 a.m.

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4:49 p.m.

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Harper’s 3 HRs, 5 RBIs lift Nationals over Marlins 7-5
Harper hit a solo shot in the second inning, a two-run drive in the third and a bases-empty homer in the fifth. The latter two landed in the ...

11:27 a.m.

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Budget subcommittee votes to end foreclosure mediation program
A legislative budget subcommittee voted Wednesday to eliminate the Foreclosure Mediation Program in the next two years because of its declining use ...

11:15 a.m.

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New southwest valley health care center opening in September
The healthcare company broke ground on the construction project last fall ...

10:43 a.m.

Police: Man admits to killing girlfriend of 30 years
Police: Man admits to killing girlfriend of 30 years
According to a police report, the sister called police after Frohlich kept her from entering his home and told her something had happened to his girlfriend ...

10:13 a.m.

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11:13 a.m.

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NFL finds Patriots employees probably deflated footballs
This is a developing story. Check back for updates ...

9:47 a.m.

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Lt. Gov. Hutchison to chair Marco Rubio campaign in Nevada
Hutchison's chief of staff Ryan Cherry confirmed the news, which was also announced Wednesday on both men's Twitter accounts. Rubio said in his tweet that he's competing to win in all ...

9:32 a.m.

Man shot near Aliante resort
He was taken to UMC in stable condition ...

9:09 a.m.

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Cost of fighting wildfires could top $1 billion
This continues a decade-long trend of high costs, and means the forest service may look to bond management programs to leverage funding ...

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