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  1. Death toll hits 30 in inferno at art studio 'horror house'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTVN Reno

    A deadly fire broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in... . A unidentified man covers his face outside of a warehouse that was destroyed by a fire Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

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  2. Prisons chief aims to make 'hard time' a rehearsal for homeRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 24 | KTVN Reno

    When he got his first post as a warden 20 years ago, Kevin Kempf looked around the prison yard and decided everything green had to go. Trees, shrubs, even the rosebushes at the state prison in the mountain town of Orofino were ripped out, leaving nothing but an empty yard.

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  3. UC Berkeley male student assaulted in affiliated housingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | KTVN Reno

    University of California, Berkeley police says a male student was sexually assaulted inside a university affiliated student cooperative housing unit. University police say the assault was reported Tuesday by a UC Berkeley student who told officials he was assaulted by a man he met on the internet.

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  4. Police: Starbucks customers aid capture of robbery suspectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | KTVN Reno

    The San Francisco Chronicle reports that two Oakland men, ages 19 and 22, were arrested for the apparent robbery at a Starbucks about a mile from the campus of the University of California, Berkeley. Police say witnesses described a man ripping a laptop away from a woman and heading for the exit, but a customer moved to block the door.

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  5. Billionaires put pop in advocates' push for soda taxesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 14 | KTVN Reno

    After years of stamping out soda tax proposals with well-financed campaigns, Big Soda is suddenly finding itself up against bigger adversaries. Voters and lawmakers in five municipalities such as San Francisco and the county that includes Chicago approved special taxes on sugary drinks last week.

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  6. UC Berkeley to conduct new review of football programRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 9 | KTVN Reno

    The University of California, Berkeley is set to conduct a new review of the football team's strength and conditioning program, which was evaluated two years ago after the death of a defensive lineman. The San Francisco Chronicle says the review comes after it reported conflicts of interest in the first review.

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  7. 2 LaGuardia runways reopen after Pence plane slideRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The agency that runs New York's LaGuardia Airport says two runways have been reopened after Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm. The agency that runs New York's LaGuardia Airport says two runways have been reopened after Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm.

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  8. Fraternity parties back at UC Berkeley with new guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    UC Berkeley's fraternity and sorority parties are back on this weeken... . A woman walks down Channing Way past fraternities near the University of California, Berkeley campus Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif.

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  9. AP News Guide: Pipeline activists swept off private propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    Law enforcement stand in the distance as fire and thick smoke from burning tires billows in the air as a Dakota Access Pipeline protester started the fire at a protest roadblock across Highway 1806 at the Fr... . Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters burn debris as officers close in to force them from a camp on private land in the path of pipeline construction, Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016 near Cannon Ball, N.D. Soldiers and law enforcem... .

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  10. Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private landRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    Dakota Access pipeline protesters defy law enforcement officers who are trying to force them from a camp on private land in the path of pipeline construction on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, near Cannon Ball, N.D. The months-lon... . Tires burn as armed soldiers and law enforcement officers stand in formation on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block constructio... .

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  11. The Latest: Jury awards ex-Penn St. assistant coach over $7MRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    A police officer shot and killed a 32-year-old Wyoming man in a hotel in Montana's largest city early Thursday after he allegedly turned on officers while holding a handgun, Billings Police Chief Rich St. John... A police officer shot and killed a 32-year-old Wyoming man in a hotel in Montana's largest city early Thursday after he allegedly turned on officers while holding a handgun, Billings Police Chief Rich St. John said. Los Angeles police have arrested a man suspected of using a sledgehammer to destroy Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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  12. The Latest: 3 GOP governors push for Dakota Access pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    Law enforcement officials have asked people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipe... . Protesters of the Dakota Access pipeline encampment sits Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, on private property near Cannon Ball, N.D., owned by the pipeline developer, Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners.

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  13. No discipline for Minneapolis cops in Jamar Clark slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Minneapolis Police Department shows Officer Mark Ringgenberg. Officers Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze, two white police officers, were involved in the fatal s... .

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  14. Montana judge sparks outrage with no prison time for incestRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law, which allows such lenience... A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law, which allows such lenience in... Michelle Obama says the final White House concert of her husband's presidency is "going to be a good one." President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House.

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  15. NFL didn't learn its lesson after Ray Rice incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    Coach Ben McAdoo said Frida... A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law, which allows such lenience... A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law, which allows such lenience in... Two Minneapolis police officers followed proper procedure in a confrontation that led to the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark in November, and won't face discipline, the city's police chief announced.

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  16. Complaint says Southwest Airlines profiled Muslim passengerRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    A religious rights organization has filed a complaint with federal authorities against Southwest Airlines for what the group says was racial and religious profiling of a Muslim passenger. The Council on American-Islamic Relations filed a complaint with the Department of Transportation Wednesday on behalf of Khairuldeen Makhzoomi.

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  17. Toxic algae closes San Francisco Bay Area swim lakesRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The East Bay Times reports that Lake Temescal in Oakland and Quarry Lakes in Fremont are closed until tests show that concentrations of the blue-green algae have subsided to safe levels. A third lake, Lake Anza in Tilden Regional Park in Berkeley, has been closed since August because of the algae.

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  18. Strong to get more involved, Texas defense 'will get fixed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    17, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif. . California quarterback Davis Webb celebrates at the end of the team's 50-43 win over Texas in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept.

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  19. More Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The University of California, Berkeley law school's former dean has filed a lawsuit accusing school officials of singling him out because of his race for a second investigation of sexual harassment allegations. Sujit Choudhry says in a federal discrimination lawsuit filed Thursday in San Francisco that the University of California has treated white faculty members and administrators found to have committed sexual misconduct more leniently while threatening him with a campus ban and loss of tenure.

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  20. APNewsBreak: California water tunnels would need US fundingRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    Giant tunnels that Gov. Jerry Brown wants to build to haul water across California are economically feasible only if the federal government bears a third of the nearly $16 billion cost because local water districts may not benefit as expected, according to an analysis that the state commissioned last year but never released. The findings counter longstanding state pledges that the local agencies that would get water from the tunnels would bear the full cost.

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