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  1. Tesla starts tapping into tax credits for factory, selling part to MGMRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Electric carmaker Tesla has received and sold about $20 million in transferrable tax credits from the state, marking some of the company's first moves to tap into a $1.3 billion incentive package that lured a massive battery factory to Northern Nevada. Tesla confirmed this week that it sold the credits to casino company MGM Resorts International in an arrangement first reported by the online news source This is Reno.

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  2. Alabama tribe expanding gambling to Louisiana, NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    The band's PCI Gaming Authority has struck a deal to buy Margaritaville Resort Casino in Bossier City, Louisiana, near Shreveport. That deal is subject to approval by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board.

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  3. 'Coach K' steps down from Gorman basketball postRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Bishop Gorman head coach Sheryl Krmpotich calls a play during their Division I state championship game against Reno Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at the Orleans. Reno won 52-39.

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  4. Deadline nears for signatures to end NV Energy's monopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevadans will soon know if they will have a chance to end NV Energy's monopoly and to restore lower rates for rooftop solar energy customers. The deadline for submitting signature petitions on proposed constitutional amendments or referendums is 5 p.m. Tuesday, and so far none has been submitted to verify the signatures.

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  5. 1 of 2 escaped inmates is captured in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    One of two men who escaped from a Northern Nevada conservation camp on Sunday was found and taken back into custody on Monday, authorities said. Nico Donavan Way, 25, was found sleeping near a local business in Reno, the Nevada Department of Corrections said in a release.

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  6. Two inmates escape camp near Lovelock, last seen in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nicco Way, 25, was convicted April 29 of attempted burglary in Washoe County and was serving 12-32 months. He escaped from the Humboldt Conservation Camp near Lovelock on Sunday, June 19, 2016.

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  7. Sharron Angle-backed Nevada ballot proposals strugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Republican U.S. Senate candidate Sharron Angle said Wednesday that while she hasn't given up, it will be an uphill battle to gather enough signatures to meet an upcoming deadline for her three proposed ballot measures, including requiring a photo ID to vote. Angle didn't estimate how many signatures have been collected to support the proposals ahead of a June 21 deadline.

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  8. Retrial ordered in 2011 deadly Nevada casino shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Las Vegas Sun

    More than five months after the Nevada Supreme Court overturned his murder conviction, a judge on Wednesday scheduled an arraignment for an ex-motorcycle gang leader to be retried for killing a rival gang member during a casino shootout in 2011. Washoe District Judge Connie Steinheimer ordered 58-year-old Ernesto Gonzalez to return to court for a June 23 arraignment where he will enter a plea.

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  9. Report logs sharp drop in annual tally of Las Vegas hate crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | The Las Vegas Sun

    During a decade of reporting, Las Vegas reported an average of about 60 hate crimes a year to federal authorities, including a high of 105 incidents in 2006. But there was a big drop in the most recent annual report to the FBI - from 65 reported bias cases in 2013, to 17 in 2014.

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  10. Public bus driver in Reno fatally hit by SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Reno police say a public bus and a car got in a minor crash at about 7:40 p.m. on Friday. Authorities were starting to respond to the incident near Silver Lake Road and Silver Sky Parkway when witnesses reported the bus driver who was standing in the street had been hit by an SUV.

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  11. Ex-Navy pilot rescued after 20 hours treading water in GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Coast Guard has rescued a former Navy pilot who spent 20 hours treading water in the Gulf of Mexico after falling out of his boat without a lifejacket. William Durden's wife called authorities Wednesday night after the 61-year-old didn't return from a planned fishing trip.

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  12. DA in Reno clears sheriff deputy in fatal 2014 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The district attorney in Reno has cleared a veteran Washoe County sheriff's deputy in the fatal shooting of a California man during an undercover drug operation in November 2014. Washoe County District Attorney Chris Hicks said Friday the deputy, Jason Wood, acted in self-defense when he shot and killed 33-year-old Robert William Hampton III after being struck by Hampton's vehicle during a traffic stop near the University of Nevada, Reno.

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  13. Photo: First responders stand on the scene after a smallRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    First responders stand on the scene after a small plane made an emergency landing on a major thoroughfare in Reno on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

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  14. Small plane lands on busy Reno thoroughfare; nobody hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A small plane made an emergency landing on a major thoroughfare in southwest Reno, tying up afternoon traffic but apparently causing no injuries. Fire officials say the single-engine Cessna 182A suffered some damage when it landed on the southbound lanes of McCarran Boulevard near Coughlin ranch at about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  15. Strip Scribbles: Celine returns to Caesars; crazy state laws; Shake Shack; April LeopardiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    It was a moving, heart-tugging start to Celine Dion 's resumed residency Tuesday night at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace. The audience, aware of her recent string of interviews describing how she taught her three sons to cope with the tragic loss of her husband and longtime manager Rene Angelil after he died from his battle to throat cancer, sat quietly and respectfully before the curtain went up.

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  16. Magnitude 3.9 earthquake felt in rural Northern NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Seismologists say a magnitude 3.9 earthquake reported in rural northern Nevada was felt near the site of the Burning Man festival in the Black Rock Desert. The Nevada Seismological Laboratory at the University of Nevada in Reno said Tuesday that the earthquake hit about 7:20 a.m. Saturday.

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  17. Parents decry fees for Washoe County School District recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Parents of disabled students in the Washoe County School District are criticizing a new fee for copies of school records. Parents are upset by a 50-cents-per-page fee, according to the Reno Gazette-Journal .

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  18. Photo: Nevada Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald,Read the original story

    May 14, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevada Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald, right, talks to Clark County GOP delegate Keith Ozawa on Saturday during the Nevada GOP State Convention at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno.

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  19. Heck presses for funding to boost career, technical education in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Hannah Jane Romero, center, talks with guests as they tour the Southwest Career and Technical Academy Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015. Hailey Sassone is at right.

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  20. FBI seeks bank robber in hold-up near south Reno mallRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Reno police and the FBI are looking for a bank robber who made off with an undisclosed amount of money from a bank on the south side of town near Meadowood Mall. Police say a clean-shaven black man in his 20s demanded money from a teller at the Meadows Bank on South McCarran Boulevard shortly after 11 a.m. The teller says no gun was displayed.

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