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Students mirror US attitudes on gun control

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 15:04:50 GMT

Student representative Michael Douville of Arbow View High School during the 61st annual Las Vegas Sun Youth Forum at the Las Vegas Convention Center Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Editor's note: About 1,000 students from high schools throughout Southern Nevada participated in the 61st annual Sun Youth Forum on Nov. 8. The students were divided into groups to discuss a variety of topics.




UNR gearing up to sell historic homes

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 21:25:24 GMT

UNR is developing a process to try to preserve a dozen historic homes on the edge of the Reno campus by allowing for their sale and relocation off land slated for future development. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports the Nevada System of Higher Education, which manages the state's colleges, gave UNR permission to transfer ownership of the homes last week.




12 Days of Giving: Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:56:17 GMT

Editor's Note: While 'tis the season of giving for most Nevadans, many local nonprofit groups give back to the Southern Nevada community year-round. The Las Vegas Sun is profiling some of those groups to inform the community how they can help.




Support groups open to those struggling after mass shooting

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 08:39:45 GMT

People attend during a vigil, marking the one-week anniversary of the Oct. 1 mass shooting, at Sahara Avenue and The Strip Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. People struggling to cope with the holidays after the Route 91 Harvest festival mass shooting are being urged to reach out for emotional support.




13 Nevadan Veterans receive Military Funeral

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 04:35:16 GMT

The Nevada veteran's coalition honored 13 veterans today who were lost, but not forgotten. There are countless reasons we should honor and remember our veterans, those who fight and sometimes die for our freedoms.




Nevada unemployment insurance rate 2 percent for 2018

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 02:35:48 GMT

Renee Olson, administrator of the state Employment Security Division, on Friday signed regulations imposing unemployment insurance rates for calendar year 2018 on Nevada businesses. The state insurance rate will remain the same and, with the 0.05 percent statutory education assessment, will total 2 percent.




126 Nevada Inmates Bound For California Wildfire Lines

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 00:16:21 GMT

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Henderson man could face life in prison on child porn conviction

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:12:08 GMT

In 2014, a former family and marriage counselor messaged with what he thought was a 13-year-old girl, telling her that he wanted to engage in a "daddy and daughter," marijuana-fueled sexual encounter with her. Ian Alexander Pincombe did not know he was communicating with an undercover Henderson police officer, who had found a Craigslist ad from the suspect showing the now-49-year-old naked and looking for a "taboo-loving" lady, according to a criminal complaint.




System to warn wrong-way drivers to be part of new interchange

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:19:19 GMT

A new detection system to help prevent wrong-way crashes will be part of an interchange under construction in the south Las Vegas Valley. There were 279 wrong-way driver crashes on Nevada's freeway systems from 2005 to 2015, according to the Nevada Department of Transportation.




Embattled Franken resigns Senate seat, adding pressure on Kihuen

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:42:41 GMT

Minnesota Sen. Al Franken resigned Thursday after Democratic colleagues called on him to step down over growing allegations of sexual harassment, shifting the spotlight to other politicians like Rep. Ruben Kihuen of Nevada who face similar accusations. Franken, in a speech on the Senate floor, said "it's become clear that I can't both pursue the Ethics Committee process and at the same time remain an effective senator."




Nevada inmates deployed to fight Southern California fires

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 03:35:01 GMT

A firefighter battles flames from a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire in Santa Paula, California, Dec. 4, 2017. Nearly 130 Nevada inmates have been deployed to help battle fires tearing through Southern California , a state prisons spokeswoman said.




Law firm to shield case from Nevada AG candidate Aaron Ford

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:26:59 GMT

Nevada Attorney General candidate Aaron Ford, a trial attorney at the private law firm representing Clark County in a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies, will have "no access to anything related to the case," according to a spokesman for the firm. Eglet Prince spokesman Tom Letizia added that Ford, a Las Vegas Democrat who also is the state Senate Majority Leader, will receive "no communication whatsoever about the case."




'Neighbor helping neighbor': Firefighters from several states arrive to help California crews

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:26:58 GMT

With Santa Ana winds predicted to continuing gusting through the weekend, firefighters are arriving from across much of the western U.S. to provided much-needed relief to Southern California agencies. Strike teams have arrived from Nevada, New Mexico, Montana, Utah and Idaho, according to Mark Ghilarducci, director of the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services.




Democratic Rep: Nancy Pelosi Knew About My Sexual Harassment Allegations A Year Ago

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:16:36 GMT

The dam has broken for Sen. Al Franken. Scores of Senate Democrats urged him to resign yesterday, and now he's gone, but one Democratic congressman, Ruben Kihuen, of Nevada has vowed to remain in office, despite leadership calling for him to make his way to the exit over sexual misconduct allegations.




Nevada waived legislator conflict rule for Raiders vote

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 22:39:00 GMT

This May 3, 2013 file photo shows Nevada state Sen. Ben Kieckhefer, R-Reno, at the Legislative Building in Carson City. Kieckhefer, voted at least six times in 2017 to advance measures benefiting clients of the law firm where he works as director of client relations.




Prosecutors in Bundy case recorded attorney-client jail phone calls

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:31:58 GMT

By Maxine Bernstein Defense lawyers in the Bunkerville standoff case were stunned last month to receive recorded phone calls between co-defendant Blaine Cooper and his Oregon defense lawyer from federal prosecutors who had previously denied possessing any attorney-client privileged jailhouse calls. Prosecutors shared 12 recorded jail phone calls between Cooper and Portland lawyer Krista Shipsey with defense lawyers for co-defendants Cliven Bundy, his two sons and Ryan Payne, who are now on trial in federal court in Las Vegas.




Nevada should add work requirements to Medicaid

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 06:58:37 GMT

Last month, the president signaled his willingness to approve policy ideas intended to help control the soaring costs of the Medicaid program. In 1996, President Bill Clinton and congressional Republicans fundamentally changed welfare.