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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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  • Funeral held for man who died in NY police custody

    Funeral held for man who died in NY police custody

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:11 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:11:36 GMT
    An overflow crowd packed a church on Wednesday night for the funeral of a man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.More>>
    An overflow crowd packed a church on Wednesday night for the funeral of a man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.More>>
  • Ocean crash kills teen pilot seeking world record

    Ocean crash kills teen pilot seeking world record

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:03:01 GMT
    A family spokeswoman says an Indiana teenager was killed when his plane crashed while trying to set a record for an around-the-world flight.More>>
    His pilot's license fresh in his hands, an Indiana teenager set out in June for the adventure of a lifetime: an around-the-world flight with his father designed to break a record and raise money to build schools in his...More>>
  • Judge strikes down gay marriage ban, stays ruling

    Judge strikes down gay marriage ban, stays ruling

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:41:34 GMT
    A federal judge in Denver has declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling until an appeals court hearing next month.More>>
    A federal judge in Denver declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional Wednesday, but he temporarily put the ruling on hold to give the state until next month to seek an appeal.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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