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  1. Regents hire outgoing AG for higher education jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada System of Higher Education regents voted unanimously Tuesday to hire Catherine Cortez Masto for the Las Vegas-based position beginning Jan. 1. Cortez Masto is a Democrat and has been attorney general since 2007. She could not run again due to term limits, and will be replaced by Republican Adam Laxalt.

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  2. Vegas rodeo gathering broke attendance recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Organizers say the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo attracted more people than it ever has in its 30 year history in Las Vegas. Officials with Las Vegas Events said in a press release Monday that 177,565 people attended events during the 10-day series at the Thomas & Mack Center.

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  3. Nevada approved to get first national monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada is getting its first national monument, after Congress passed a measure setting aside nearly 23,000 acres full of prehistoric artifacts and bones. Democratic Congresswoman Dina Titus issued a statement Friday calling creation of Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument a "mammoth" undertaking.

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  4. Weddings, winning as easy as 12-13-14 for someRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Saturday is a rare date. And when it comes to remembering an anniversary or a birthday, it's as easy as 12/13/14.

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  5. Local authorities send fraud alert about fire safety inspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Local authorities are sending out a fraud alert about a company that calls itself RMZ Fire Safety from Las Vegas. The Nevada Department of Public Safety said they will send invoices to companies requiring payment for an "annual state-required fire safety equipment inspection, test and certification."

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  6. Passengers, airlines can't afford late 1st flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    For years, Southwest was the most punctual of big U.S. airlines, so its tumble toward the bottom of government rankings for on-time arrivals was stunning. Southwest officials needed to fix an ill-fated decision to squeeze more flights into the schedule.

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  7. Drought the focus of multi-state workshop in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Water experts from 11 Western states, several hydrology engineers and federal officials are talking about drought during a two-day workshop in Las Vegas organized by the Western Governors' Association. The topic is, "Drought Impacts and Solutions for Water Supply Management," and Deputy U.S. Interior Secretary Michael Connor is speaking Monday about the federal role in planning for shortage.

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  8. Western Governors' Association will meet in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Eight Western U.S. governors and several top federal officials are in Las Vegas this weekend to talk about common problems and issues including energy, species like sage grouse, and drought. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is chairman of the Western Governors' Association this year, and is hosting the association's winter meetings at the Four Seasons hotel.

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  9. FBI-Caesars search case to narrow to father, sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Five defendants are poised to take plea deals in a federal illegal Internet gambling case in Nevada that stemmed from a disputed FBI raid last summer at high-roller suites at Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip. Hearings are scheduled next week in U.S. District Court in Las Vegas for the five to plead guilty to charges that defense attorney Chris Rasmussen says would get each probation and let them leave the U.S. to return to homes in Malaysia and China.

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  10. UNR President Johnson gets 3 percent raise, $463KRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The state Board of Regents has voted to extend the contract of University of Nevada, Reno President Marc Johnson for three years, and give him a 3 percent raise. Dan Klaich, chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education, says the board unanimously approved the deal during its meeting in Las Vegas on Thursday.

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  11. 2 arrested, 3rd sought in Vegas robbery-slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Las Vegas police are identifying two 19-year-olds who've been arrested, and are asking for public help to find a third teen sought in the shooting death of a 22-year-old woman during a botched street robbery last month in the West Las Vegas neighborhood.

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  12. Blackstone step closer to owning The CosmopolitanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas is one step closer to being sold for $1.73 billion to affiliates of the Blackstone Group. A spokeswoman with the hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip confirmed Thursday that Nevada's three-person Gaming Control Board recommended the deal be approved at a meeting the day before.

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  13. Fog causes 3-hour flight delays in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Authorities say some flights coming into Las Vegas are being delayed by more than three hours after heavy fog shut down arrivals at McCarran International Airport Thursday morning. The Federal Aviation Administration ordered a ground stop for landings about 6:30 a.m., though planes were still able to take off.

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  14. 3 Vegas police buildings named for former sheriffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    A ceremony is being held to name a trio of Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department headquarters buildings for three former Clark County sheriffs. The three-building complex opened in 2011 at Martin Luther King Boulevard and Alta Drive.

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  15. Fast-food wage protest briefly closes drive-thruRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    DECEMBER 04: Protesters march through the streets demanding a raise on the minimum wage to $15 per hour on December 4, 2014 in New York, United States. The movement, driven largely by fast food workers, has risen in prominence in the past year; today's protests were also joined by demonstrators angry at the grand jury verdict to not indict the police officer who killed Eric Garner in July, 2014.

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  16. Win-win: When Nevada gets paid to be promotedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The commercial opens with an aerial shot of the Hoover Dam and, for the first 10 seconds, the ad seems to promote the state of Nevada. "The Hoover Dam's power plant uses smart-grade technology to conserve energy when it can and make more when needed," a narrator says.

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  17. Weather delays several flights from West Coast citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Reno-Tahoe International Airport is reporting several weather-related delays. The airport said the delays are flights from San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas, due to weather issues in those locations.

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  18. Reba McEntire, Brooks & Dunn new Vegas headlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Caesars Entertainment has announced that country performers Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn will be the newest headliners at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The Colosseum previously was home to Celine Dion.

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  19. Nevada judge hit by car describes her injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    A Nevada judge who was struck by a vehicle outside the downtown Las Vegas courthouse almost a month ago says she won't return to work until concussion symptoms subside and she gets medical clearance. Clark County District Court Judge Linda Bell said in a statement obtained Wednesday that her injuries proved more extensive than when she was treated at a hospital and released the day of the Nov. 7 crash.

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  20. Sandoval: Nev. tax revenue not on pace with demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Gov. Brian Sandoval says he'll ask Nevada agencies to scale back their budget requests after the state's Economic Forum predicted less tax revenue than many hoped. State agencies had requested $7.7 billion over the next two years, but the panel that makes the state's official revenue prediction estimated Wednesday that the state would only see $6.3 billion.

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