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  1. Three more women say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted themRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Three more women on Thursday accused Bill Cosby of sexually abusing them decades ago, as the veteran comedian gets ready for the final show in his U.S. comedy tour. Janice Baker Kinney, Marcella Tate and Autumn Burns said at a press conference hosted by celebrity attorney Gloria Allred that Cosby, 77, drugged and sexually assaulted them in separate incidents between 1970 and 1982.

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  2. Three more women say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted themRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    Three more women on Thursday accused Bill Cosby of sexually abusing them decades ago, as the veteran comedian gets ready for the final show in his U.S. comedy tour. Janice Baker Kinney, Marcella Tate and Autumn Burns said at a press conference hosted by celebrity attorney Gloria Allred that Cosby, 77, drugged and sexually assaulted them in separate incidents between 1970 and 1982.

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  3. UPDATE 1-Sage-grouse in California, Nevada excluded from federal protectionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Reuters

    The U.S. government denied protection on Tuesday to a type of prairie bird found in Nevada and California in a victory for mining and ranching groups who feared sage-grouse protections could restrict their livelihoods. Federal officials said the move to exempt the so-called bi-state population of greater sage grouse from Endangered Species Act protection comes as the federal government considers whether to impose measures to protect a broader species of the bird that lives in nearly a dozen U.S. states.

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  4. Sage-grouse in California, Nevada excluded from federal protectionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Reuters

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to exclude a type of sage-grouse found only in California and Nevada from protection under the Endangered Species Act because of conservation plans to protect the bird, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell said on Tuesday. The move to not require the so-called Bi-State population of greater sage-grouse to be protected results from a $45 million conservation plan developed by federal and state officials and others to ensure the health of the animal.

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  5. DNA clears woman of murder after three decades in Nevada prisonRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Reuters

    Prosecutors in Nevada dropped a murder charge on Friday against a woman who spent more than three decades behind bars for the crime, saying newly found DNA evidence cleared her of slaying a 19-year-old nursing student almost 40 years ago. A judge threw out the conviction against Cathy Woods, 64, in September after DNA evidence from a cigarette butt at the scene of the fatal stabbing near the University of Nevada campus in Reno was matched to a prisoner in Oregon.

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  6. UPDATE 2-Tesla says Nevada battery plant on track despite report of delayRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Reuters

    Tesla Motor Inc said on Friday that construction of its giant $5 billion battery plant in Nevada remains on schedule despite a newspaper report saying the electric carmaker's project was delayed. "The project is progressing and the gigafactory is on schedule," Tesla spokeswoman Alexis Georgeson told Reuters.

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  7. UPDATE 1-Construction of Tesla's Nevada battery plant delayed -reportRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Reuters

    Construction has been delayed for Tesla Motors Inc's giant $5 billion battery plant in Nevada, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported on Friday, citing union job postings, but the electric carmaker said the project was on schedule. A national job board for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers updated its listing for "Project Tiger" - the initial code name for the factory - to indicate a change in demand for electricians, the newspaper said.

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  8. United Airlines to cut about 1,150 jobs at 16 U.S. airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Reuters

    The Chicago-based carrier began a review of jobs at 28 U.S. airports in January, working toward a goal from 2013 to reduce costs by $2 billion annually. The airline said it needed to curtail its spending to stay in line with its less-unionized competitors.

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  9. UPDATE 2-Tesla CEO Musk says market value could rival Apple by 2025Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Reuters

    Tesla Motors Inc missed fourth-quarter sales targets and analysts' profit expectations, but Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Wednesday said by 2025 Tesla's growth trajectory could take its market value to $700 billion, matching that of Apple Inc. It was a glimmer of optimism capping a difficult quarter that saw the electric-car company struggle with production and delivery issues on several fronts, notably in China. Investors sent shares down nearly 4 percent in after-hours trade, after Tesla said heavy capital and operating expenses would escalate in 2015.

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  10. U.S. appeals court upholds conviction of Reid fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Reuters

    A U.S. appeals court in San Francisco on Monday upheld the conviction of a lobbyist found guilty in 2013 of trying to get around federal campaign contribution limits in order to raise money for Democratic Senator Harry Reid of Nevada. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously rejected F. Harvey Whittemore's arguments to have his conviction thrown out, finding that there was more than sufficient evidence to convict him.

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  11. Villalobos, defendant in CalPERS corruption case, diesRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Reuters

    Villalobos' attorney told the U.S. District Court in San Francisco on Wednesday that his client had died, according to the Sacramento Bee. The newspaper quoted a police official in Reno, Nevada, saying that the death was being investigated as a suicide.

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  12. Earthquake swarm in remote Nevada region intensifiesRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Reuters

    An earthquake swarm that started rocking a secluded region in northwest Nevada this summer intensified over the past week, geology officials said on Wednesday. The swarm, centered just off the state's northwest border some 40 miles southeast of Lakeview, Oregon, started July 12 and is being caused by stretching of the Earth's crust, said Graham Kent, the director of the Nevada Seismological Laboratory at the University of Nevada, Reno.

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  13. Nevada earthquake swarm increases chance of larger quakeRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Reuters

    An earthquake swarm that began in a secluded northwest Nevada region this summer has grown more intense in recent days, increasing the chance of a large quake occurring, geology officials said. The activity is centered just off the state's northwest border, some 40 miles southeast of Lakeview, Oregon, and started July 12, the Nevada Seismological Laboratory said on Wednesday.

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  14. Wildlife officials capture bear family in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Reuters

    Officials in Nevada captured 10 bears all in a single-day this week as an ongoing drought makes food scarce. Nathan Frandino reports.

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  15. FEATURE-Tesla factory near Reno is bet old Nevada will meet the newRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Reuters

    Lance Gilman bounced his white GMC truck up a hill in the high desert country east of Reno, Nevada, and paused at the top to survey his property. Spread out below lay the 165-square-mile Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, about the size of Rhode Island.

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  16. "New" Nevada slated to bloom alongside world's oldest professionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Reuters

    'New' and 'old' Nevada collide in developer Lance Gilman, who owns both the industrial park slated to host a new Tesla Auto battery plant, and the historic Mustang Ranch nearby. It this year and Bernstein from Reuters.

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