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The Bundy 'militia': Who are they?

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There are armed civilians guarding the Bundy ranch. They are camping out, remaining at their posts for hours, and away from their families in an effort to protect the cattle rancher. Who are these people and why this cause? More>>

Street performers peeved over downtown bathroom ban

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Street performers bring a lot of entertainment to the Fremont Street Experience, but some of their say they are being forced out of the area when it comes to taking a bathroom break. More>>

Tense atmosphere turns celebratory at Bundy ranch

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Unlike the tense atmosphere that prevailed last weekend at the Cliven Bundy ranch, this weekend started with a celebration. More>>

Local cheerleaders to compete in international competition

A group of Las Vegas cheerleaders are getting ready to compete at a world competition. Sports reporter Chris Maathuis spent some time with the Las Vegas Aces. More>>

Komen Exec. Director 'jumps' for the cure

Stephanie Kirby, the Executive Director of the Southern Nevada chapter of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, took a "leap" of faith Friday afternoon -- all for a good cause. More>>

Girl, 2, wanders from home; struck, killed by car

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A mobile home community is dealing with shock and sadness after a two-year-old was hit and killed in the middle of the street.  More>>

Unemployment rate holds steady in March

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Nevada's unemployment rate remained unchanged in March. The state's jobless rate reached 8.5 percent last month. More>>

Report: McDonald's stabbing suspect used a stick

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The man arrested after a fatal stabbing outside a McDonald's restaurant used a sharp stick to cause the fatal injury, according to the arrest report. More>>

Family offers $10K reward in case of missing woman

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The family of a missing woman, feared dead, is now offering a $10,000 reward. Irma Mkrtchyan hasn't been seen since Jan. 19, 2014. More>>

Cool at School: Northwest students help chart the stars for NASA

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Students at Northwest Career and Technical Academy are exploring space and charting the stars for NASA scientists. The program represents What’s Cool at School. More>>

8 on Your Side warns about funeral home e-mail scam

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A new e-mail scam is circulating that could bring damage and destruction to your computer files. The e-mail claims to be from a funeral home. More>>

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