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Q+A: Kihuen talks Yucca Mountain, DACA, how his family immigrated

Q+A: Kihuen discusses his immigration story, DACA and Yucca Mountain

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Kihuen, who became a citizen in 2004 and whose district includes Nye County where Yucca Mountain is located, spoke about DACA, the Dream Act, health care and ...

In this Saturday, July 1, 2017, file photo, people line up at the NuLeaf marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas.

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In this Saturday, July 1, 2017, file photo, people line up at the NuLeaf marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas.

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Las Vegas is moving toward 24-hour pot dispensaries

Posted 2:00 a.m.

The Las Vegas City Council and Clark County Commission have been refining the window in which marijuana dispensaries can operate, with a lot of support behind a 24-hour day. “Business model-wise, we’re a 24-hour town. So it makes sense,” Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani said. Other officials pointed to ...

Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

Posted 2:00 a.m.

President Donald Trump is considering a further reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States as the administration works to ...

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Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired ‘Raging Bull,’ dies at 95

In this Jan. 27, 2005, file photo, Robert DeNiro, left, and boxer Jake LaMotta stand for photographers before watching a 25th anniversary screening of the movie "Raging Bull" in New York. LaMotta, whose life was depicted in the film “Raging Bull,” died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at a Miami-area hospital from complications of pneumonia. He was 95.

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In this Jan. 27, 2005, file photo, Robert DeNiro, left, and boxer Jake LaMotta stand for photographers before watching a 25th anniversary screening of the movie "Raging Bull" in New York. LaMotta, whose life was depicted in the film “Raging Bull,” died Tuesday, Sept. 19, ...

Posted 1:00 a.m.

Jake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died ...