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June 21, 2018

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Possible hate crime investigated after gay man beaten outside off-Strip resort
Possible hate crime investigated after gay man beaten outside off-Strip resort
Thursday, June 21, 2018
A group of men attacked a man at an off-Strip parking garage over the weekend, yelling homophobic slurs as they kicked and punched him ...
Nevada delegation split on party lines on House immigration bill
Nevada delegation split on party lines on House immigration bill
Thursday, June 21, 2018
A bill that included funding for a border wall failed, with Nevada's three Democrats voting against it and Rep. Mark Amodei in favor ...
Las Vegas man pleads guilty in weapons of mass destruction case
Las Vegas man pleads guilty in weapons of mass destruction case
Thursday, June 21, 2018
A Las Vegas man jailed for more than a year on terrorism and weapons of mass destruction charges pleaded guilty Thursday to lesser counts to avoid trial amid what his ...
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Hundreds attend funeral for designer Kate Spade
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Hundreds of mourners braved drizzling rain to attend the funeral for fashion designer Kate Spade in her hometown of Kansas City, Missouri. Many of those attending the Thursday church service carried her iconic purses. Her family released a statement shortly before ...
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Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died
Thursday, June 21, 2018
The conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer has died. Krauthammer had announced a year ago he was being treated for a cancerous tumor in his abdomen and in early June revealed that he likely had just ...
Orlando International Airport to scan faces of US citizens
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Florida's busiest airport will be the first in the nation to require a face scan of passengers on all arriving and departing international flights, officials said Thursday, a move that pleases airport executives but ...
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Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Melania Trump went to Texas to show she cared about migrant children. Her fashion choice carried a baffling counter-message. The first lady wore a green, hooded military jacket from ...
Stolen NV Energy uniform prompts scam warning
Stolen NV Energy uniform prompts scam warning
Thursday, June 21, 2018
NV Energy is warning customers about possible scams after a uniform was stolen out of an employee’s personal vehicle last week. There have been no reports of any scams employing the uniform, but NV Energy wanted to ...
Police seek leads in fatal drive-by shooting
Police seek leads in fatal drive-by shooting
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Raheem Rice was walking to a house party earlier this month when a car pulled up and someone opened fire, killing him and wounding a teenager, according to Metro Police. Police today made an appeal for ...
Reno man, 21, gets 5 years in prison on child porn charge
Thursday, June 21, 2018
A 21-year-old Reno man who used a social media messenger app to view more than 2,000 images and videos of child pornography has been ...
Feds seek removal of 20-day limit on immigrant family holds
Thursday, June 21, 2018
The Department of Justice on Thursday asked a federal judge to change the rules regarding the detention of immigrant families who enter the country illegally, seeking permission to detain them for ...
Las Vegas Marathon changing start line, course in 2018
Las Vegas Marathon changing start line, course in 2018
Thursday, June 21, 2018
The 2018 edition of the Las Vegas Rock 'n' Roll Marathon will have a different start line and course. The race scheduled for Nov. 11 will begin near the MGM Grand casino-resort. Organizers today said the course will have more ...
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Table games revenue drops again at Pennsylvania casino
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is still Pennsylvania's table games king, but in recent months its stranglehold on the throne doesn't seem quite as firm. For instance, in May, Sands Bethlehem generated $19.6 million in table games revenue, the 15th-highest monthly total in ...
Las Vegas resident arrested after Arizona troopers seize fentanyl powder
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Arizona troopers seized more than two pounds of fentanyl powder in Pima County last week, during a traffic stop along ...
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Science Says: What makes something truly addictive
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Now that the world's leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could overindulging in chocolate, exercise, even sex, be next? The short answer is probably not. The new "gaming disorder" classification from the World Health Organization revives ...