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Animal Foundation full, urges postponing pet drop-offs

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The Animal Foundation announced Tuesday morning they are at capacity and are urging people in Las Vegas to postpone any pet drop-offs at the shelter until this weekend. More>>

Preparation can improve job fair chances

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Thousands of job seekers are expected at two unrelated job fairs taking place Wednesday. Experts say some simple steps can help job seekers stand out among the crowd of applicants. More>>

Girl, 9, accidentally shot, killed instructor with Uzi

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A 39-year-old shooting instructor accidentally shot by one of his 9-year-old students on Monday has died. More>>

Acts of Kindness: Call for Nominations

Every Wednesday, 8 News NOW honors local heroes with its Acts of Kindness segment. Anchor Kirsten Joyce introduces some recent honorees. More>>

Driving You Crazy: Conditions on Losee near Lone Mountain

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A driver says Losee Road near Lone Mountain Road is bumpy and uneven. He says, recently, crews have been building a walking bridge across that stretch of Losee Road, and he wonders if they will ever fix the road itself. More>>

Mountain Ridge All-Stars get praise from community

The Little League Mountain Ridge champions are enjoying their moment in the spot light. The community gathered at Arbor View High School as Sports Director Chris Maathuis says the praise the team gets is well deserved.

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Police and community leaders seek clues in homicide

Fear and intimidation rule one valley neighborhood just east of the strip. It's also the same place Metro Police aren't getting information on the valley's latest murder Sunday morning. Police along with religious leaders held an event to coax people and lend a helping hand for assistance.

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8 News NOW honored the Mountain Ridge Little League team in a special Community Pride event Tuesday evening. Friends and family turned out to celebrate the team's historic run. More>>

CCSD has new strategy to find qualified teachers

As kids go back to school, the Clark County School District is dealing with a massive teacher shortage. Lauren Rozyla went to district administrators to find out the strategy they're using to find qualified teachers.

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Art in an unusual place in Las Vegas

When most of us think of art, we usually think of statues, music or paintings hanging on a wall, but sometimes art can be an everyday item in a place you wouldn't expect it to be. Chief photographer at 8 News NOW Matt Adams found art in an unusual place.

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  • Discover Gr8 Museums: Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort

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    Museums in Las Vegas? You bet! Las Vegas has a rich history and plenty of stories and artifacts to illuminate its past.
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    Some women just can't lose weight and for the estimated 11 percent of women with a chronic disorder, diet and exercise won't help at all. Now, there is a new procedure doctors are now using that can help restore their appearance.More>>
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    Friday, August 15 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-08-15 21:05:13 GMT
    A trial fibrillation affects about 2.7 million Americans. It's a condition that causes heart palpitations, shortness of breath and dizziness. If left untreated, it can be life-threatening. Now doctors are freezing the problem away.More>>
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