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February 10, 2016

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NLV police seek help finding missing man who suffers seizures
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Police seek the public’s help finding a North Las Vegas man who was reported missing Monday afternoon. Thomas Branklin, 50, has been
PUC urged to better explain public records and meetings
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
A legislative subcommittee has urged the Nevada Public Utilities Commission to make a ...
Cox finishing project to give Henderson businesses faster Internet
Cox finishing project to give Henderson businesses faster Internet
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Cox Communications expects to complete construction this month on a project to provide Henderson businesses with Internet speeds of 10 gigabits per second or greater — speeds that make it possible to ...
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Boy hero, 11, recognized for saving choking classmate
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Kyle Sucaldito, an 11-year-old student at Schorr Elementary, was eating lunch at the school cafeteria when he suddenly stood up and grabbed his throat. At first, classmate Gabriel Wallace thought the boy was kidding …
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Federal government sues Ferguson, Missouri
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The federal government sued the city of Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the city council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis suburb. The civil-rights lawsuit filed by the Justice Department alleged ...
Report: Nevada’s growing solar industry facing big slowdown
Report: Nevada’s growing solar industry facing big slowdown
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Despite emerging regulatory uncertainty, the solar industry in Nevada employed more workers last year than all states except Massachusetts and California ...
Luxor partially evacuated after suspicious liquid found in room
Luxor partially evacuated after suspicious liquid found in room
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
A suspicious liquid discovered today in a room at the Luxor prompted the evacuation of three floors of the Strip casino-hotel but didn’t turn out to be anything hazardous, authorities said. No injuries were reported after firefighters ...
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Carly Fiorina ends 2016 Republican bid for president
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Former technology executive Carly Fiorina ends her bid for the Republican nomination for president ...
Man, teenage girl shot inside west valley home
Man, teenage girl shot inside west valley home
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
A man and a teenage girl were hospitalized in critical condition after they were shot early today at a west valley home, according to Metro Police. Metro responded about 4:50 a.m. to the home in ...
Prosecutor: Ex-L.A. sheriff to plead guilty in corruption case
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca has agreed to plead guilty to lying to investigators during a federal corruption probe that tainted his career, prosecutors said Wednesday. Baca stepped down from the helm of ...
2 female bombers kill 56 in northeast Nigerian refugee camp
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in a northeast Nigerian refugee camp, killing at least 56 people, health and rescue officials said Wednesday. A third woman bomber was arrested and has given officials information about ...
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Twitter tweaks its timeline in pursuit of more users
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Twitter is tweaking the way that tweets appear in its users' timelines in its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its messaging service. The change announced Wednesday moves Twitter closer to a formula that Facebook uses to determine ...
Metro Police officer hospitalized after arresting teen
Metro Police officer hospitalized after arresting teen
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
A Las Vegas police officer was hospitalized overnight after a teenager kicked him while being arrested. KLAS-TV reports that officers say a naked teen jumped on a vehicle and acted ...
Maryland sheriff’s office: Deputies involved in shooting
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Authorities in Maryland say sheriff's deputies have been involved in a shooting. Harford County Sheriff's Office spokesman Kyle Andersen said Wednesday that the deputies were involved in ...
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Burger King’s next conquest: Hot dog king
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Burger King is looking for a new crown: Hot Dog King. The Miami-based chain says it plans to put hot dogs on its menu nationally for the first time starting Feb. 23. It may seem like a jarring addition for those who know the chain for its Whoppers. But Burger King says ...

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