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October 17, 2021

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CCSD students with special needs acutely affected by bus driver shortage

CCSD students with special needs acutely affected by bus driver shortage

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Octavian Lither is often left waiting at the bus stop each morning to be transported to his southwest Las Vegas middle school. More times than not, the bus is late. A few times, it arrived after school already started.

Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs III (11) celebrates his touchdown against the Denver Broncos with tight end Darren Waller (83) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021, in Denver

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Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs III (11) celebrates his touchdown against the Denver Broncos with tight end Darren Waller (83) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021, in Denver

Live coverage: Raiders lead Broncos 10-7 in second quarter

Updated 11 mins ago

Rich Bisaccia’s tenure as the 21st head coach in Raiders’ history begins on the road in the team’s second AFC West divisional matchup of the year.

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Heading off supply chain problems can start by repatriating jobs at home

Heading off supply chain problems can start by repatriating jobs at home

Posted 2:00 a.m.

Alaska salmon caught in the American Northwest are shipped to China for deboning, then are sent back to the U.S. to be placed in fish markets, going 8,000 miles in all.

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In quiet debut, Alzheimer’s drug finds questions, skepticism

FILE - This image provided by Biogen on Monday, June 7, 2021 shows a vial and packaging for the drug Aduhelm. The first new Alzheimer’s treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when regulators approved it in June 2021, but its rollout has been slowed by questions about its price and how well it works.

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FILE - This image provided by Biogen on Monday, June 7, 2021 shows a vial and packaging for the drug Aduhelm. The first new Alzheimer’s treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when regulators approved it in June 2021, but its ...

Posted 9:41 a.m.

The first new Alzheimer’s treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when regulators approved it more than four months ago, but its rollout has been slowed by questions about its price and how well it works.