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Public to weigh in on proposed NV Energy increase

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NV Energy wants to raise electricity rates. The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada will hold a hearing Tuesday to gather public input about the proposed rate hike. More>>

Police release photo of person of interest in mall shooting

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Metro Police are looking to find a person of interest in connection with the shooting at the Fashion Show Mall last week. More>>

Police: 20,000 known gang members in Las Vegas Valley

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A recent string of gang-related violence is raising concerns with law enforcement and the community, especially because the suspects and the victims were so young. One local program is working to end that violence and get kids on the right track.

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8 On Your Side saves woman $61,000 in medical bills

8 On Your Side saves woman $61K in medical bills

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All of us have probably gotten an outrageous medical bill at some point in our lives. But what do you do when you think the bill is completely unjustified? One woman called 8 On Your Side and saved thousands of dollars. More>>

Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo visit Brighter Mornings

Competitive eaters Miki Sudo and Joey Chestnut are in Las Vegas this week for the Hooters World Wide Wing Championship. Sudo and Chestnut discussed the competition on 8 News NOW Brighter Mornings. 

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Trauma expert: Las Vegas needs to be prepared for the worst

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There is a growing crisis in the Middle East, with the war between Israel and Hamas escalating. One of the world's top trauma experts is in Las Vegas for a convention, and is cutting his trip short to rush back to treat Israeli soldiers. More>>

Top prep football players call Las Vegas home

The number of talented high school football players in Las Vegas continues to rise with more and more kids getting offers from big- time programs. Chris Maathuis caught up with a four local kids who will play beyond next season.

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Metro Police hope donation of crowbars prevents another tragedy

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In 2012, a house became engulfed in flames with people trapped inside and no way of getting them out. Security bars on windows and doors were a deadly barrier. More>>

UNLV expert: American-Russian relations as bad as Cold War

The conflict in Ukraine has the full attention of much of world as international pressure mounts, following the Malaysian Airlines being shot down last week. Aaron Drawhorn spoke with an expert at UNLV about American-Russian relations.

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I-Team: Doctor allegedly traded drugs for sex

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A Las Vegas doctor can't practice medicine anymore after accusations he traded drugs for sex. This isn't the first time Dr. Ronald Foote faced getting booted out of the medical field. More>>

Family and friends helping with search for missing swimmer

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The search continues for two missing swimmers who disappeared Sunday afternoon at Lake Mead. The first call came in 11:45 a.m. south of Willow Beach and the second around 2:20 p.m. near Boulder Islands. More>>

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    Tuesday, July 8 2014 2:36 PM EDT2014-07-08 18:36:43 GMT
    Join us for a night of family fun and baseball at Cashman Field on Friday, August 8th. In addition to fun giveaways and activities during the game, we will be collecting targeted school items for Las Vegas Downtown Achieves (LVDA) schools. The Las Vegas Down Achieves Project creates the conditions necessary for children to realize their full potential. We are collecting reems of paper that night to benefit the Downtown Achieves Project. The project currently serves 11 downtown schools and ove...More>>
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    Every year in Las Vegas, summer safety is a big concern. You can help spread the word by using the social hashtag #SummerSafe. Brought to you by our proud partner, United Nissan. This month’s focus is on pool safety. For millions of Americans, swimming pools and spas are great places for families to spend time together having fun. Yet it’s important to ensure everyone stays safe in and around pools and spas.

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    Nearly 90 percent of people with type-two diabetes are obese and as more Americans gain weight, more will likely face a diabetes diagnosis. In fact, the American diabetes association predicts that one in three adults will have diabetes by the year 2050.More>>
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    Monday, July 21 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-07-21 19:00:17 GMT
    With most diseases, an early diagnosis means a better prognosis, but sometimes it's difficult, painful and expensive to test for illnesses. Now there's a new way to spot a variety of conditions and all it takes is a simple breath.More>>
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    Friday, July 18 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-07-18 19:00:15 GMT
    Nearly 90 percent of people with type-two diabetes are obese and as more Americans gain weight, more will likely face a diabetes diagnosis. In fact, the American Diabetes Association predicts that one in three adults will have diabetes by the year 2050.
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    Nearly 90 percent of people with type-two diabetes are obese and as more Americans gain weight, more will likely face a diabetes diagnosis. In fact, the American Diabetes Association predicts that one in three adults will have diabetes by the year 2050.

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