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NLV fire dept. struggles with aging fire trucks

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The city of North Las Vegas is using fire engines considered past their prime. Some have been on the road for so long, they're now even beyond national standards for replacement.

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  • War College to investigate plagiarism allegations

    War College to investigate plagiarism allegations

    Thursday, July 24 2014 9:25 PM EDT2014-07-25 01:25:19 GMT
    Sen. John Walsh said his unattributed use of others' work in his master's thesis was not plagiarism but "a few citations that were unintentionally left out of a term paper" that he blamed in part on...More>>
    Sen. John Walsh remained steadfast Thursday amid an investigation into whether he plagiarized a research project required for a master's degree, winning fresh backing from fellow Democrats in Montana and the governor...More>>
  • Man says he shot burglar who said she was pregnant

    Man says he shot burglar who said she was pregnant

    Thursday, July 24 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-07-25 01:24:58 GMT
    An 80-year-old man says he shot and killed a fleeing woman whom he had caught burglarizing his home, despite her plea that she was pregnant.More>>
    Police said Thursday they're deciding whether to arrest an 80-year-old man who shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant, but they have arrested the woman's accomplice on suspicion of...More>>
  • As inmate died, lawyers debated if he was in pain

    As inmate died, lawyers debated if he was in pain

    Thursday, July 24 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-07-25 01:06:04 GMT
    A condemned murderer took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during an execution in Arizona that quickly rekindled the national debate on capital punishment in the U.S.More>>
    The nearly two-hour execution of a convicted murderer prompted a series of phone calls involving the governor's office, the prison director, lawyers and judges as the inmate gasped for more than 90 minutes.More>>
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  • Nevada's unemployment rate drops in June

    Nevada's unemployment rate drops in June

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:55:58 GMT
    Nevada’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell in June by two-tenths of a percentage point to 7.7 percent, the lowest level since August 2008, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday.








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    Nevada’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell in June by two-tenths of a percentage point to 7.7 percent, the lowest level since August 2008, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday.








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  • Brookings: Few Las Vegas job openings require science, math skills

    Brookings: Few Las Vegas job openings require science, math skills

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 1:28 PM EDT2014-07-08 17:28:03 GMT
    A new Brookings Institution study found that a relatively low percentage of advertised job openings in the Las Vegas metropolitan area job require science, technology, engineering or mathematics skills.More>>
    A new Brookings Institution study found that a relatively low percentage of advertised job openings in the Las Vegas metropolitan area job require science, technology, engineering or mathematics skills.More>>
  • Monthly gaming win rises in May

    Monthly gaming win rises in May

    Friday, June 27 2014 9:43 AM EDT2014-06-27 13:43:38 GMT
    Nevada's monthly gaming win rose in May thanks, in part, to the success of casinos along the Las Vegas Strip.More>>
    Nevada's monthly gaming win rose in May thanks, in part, to the success of casinos along the Las Vegas Strip.More>>
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  • Italy's Gtech buying IGT in $6.4 billion deal

    Italy's Gtech buying IGT in $6.4 billion deal

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-07-16 13:05:29 GMT
    The Italian lottery operator Gtech is buying slot machine maker International Game Technology for $4.7 billion in cash and stock. Including $1.7 billion in debt, the companies on Wednesday valued the deal at $6.4 billion.More>>
    The Italian lottery operator Gtech is buying slot machine maker International Game Technology for $4.7 billion in cash and stock. Including $1.7 billion in debt, the companies on Wednesday valued the deal at $6.4 billion.More>>
  • Aria agrees to $100K fine for barring state agents

    Aria agrees to $100K fine for barring state agents

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 1:47 PM EDT2014-07-01 17:47:02 GMT
    The Aria casino on the Las Vegas Strip has agreed to pay a $100,000 fine for blocking state agents from watching a high-stakes roulette table.
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    The Aria casino on the Las Vegas Strip has agreed to pay a $100,000 fine for blocking state agents from watching a high-stakes roulette table.

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  • LVH sold to Westgate Resorts

    LVH sold to Westgate Resorts

    Monday, June 30 2014 3:46 PM EDT2014-06-30 19:46:06 GMT
    The LVH, formally known as the Las Vegas Hilton, was sold to Westgate Resorts, according to the banking firm handling the deal.More>>
    The LVH, formally known as the Las Vegas Hilton, was sold to Westgate Resorts, according to the banking firm handling the deal.More>>
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