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  1. New Jersey Democrat Proposes Tax On Stupid College Grads To Benefit Private CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    The gimmick of the lottery is that it would only allow winners to use their jackpots to pay off student loans. If Burzichelli's bill passes, New Jersey would become the first state in the union to launch a raffle devoted solely to people saddled with student debt.

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  2. Reno Soccer club team heads to nationals, breaks stereotypesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    As soccer mania has taken over the United States with the women's National Soccer team bringing home the FIFA world cup, Reno has a soccer team to proud of as it heads to the United States Club Soccer Nationals from July 17th-July 20th. Reno's Nova Alliance team is the western regional champions.

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  3. Truckee Tahoe Lumber Co. ushering in new era with Reno-Sparks expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Sierra Sun

    That legacy and a responsibility to maintain and move that business into a new era is at the heart of Truckee Tahoe Lumber Company's Cross family. With the company in its 84th year of business, Embree "Breeze" Cross and his son, Andrew, are reflecting on its history while also looking toward the future, which includes expansion to its now six-month-old new Sparks location.

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  4. Nyah! Nyah! How Goldfish Eluded Huge Predator for YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | LiveScience

    A goldfish that was meant to be fish food found a hideout and lived in a tank with its predator for seven years, according to Japanese news reports. The goldfish was tossed into the tank of an arapaima, a massive, predatory fish native to South America.

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  5. Dawn Gibbons, Former First Lady of Nevada, Joins the NCJFCJRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    Dawn Gibbons, former First Lady of Nevada and the only First Lady to be a state legislator, has joined the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges as vice president of development.

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  6. Balloon Camp Aims to Inspire Future PilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    The calm and tranquility of the sky can be addicting, and attractive. Teenagers attending the High Sierra Balloon Camp know a thing or two about it.

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  7. The Bronco doubters quickly surfaceRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | KTIK-AM Boise

    No sooner do the first detailed odds for the 2015 college football season come out than there is movement, and the most significant changes involve Boise State. You may have heard that the Broncos were one of only four teams in the country to be favored in every game this season when the Golden Nugget released its early lines last week.

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  8. Education achievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Shannon Archer of Carson City earned a spot on the spring 2015 Dean's List at William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. A total of 205 students were honored for academic accomplishments during the 2015 spring term.

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  9. Lake Tahoe fire-spotting camera saw Washington blaze in first hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Sierra Sun

    The fire-spotting camera network at Lake Tahoe that was tracking the Washington Fire saw the first signs of smoke an hour before the blaze was reported. The Nevada Seismological Laboratory's AlertTAHOE cameras spotted the first wisps of smoke coming from the site of the blaze at 3:50 p.m. June 19, an hour before it was reported, according to a news release from the University of Nevada, Reno. 1 comment

  10. When popcorn was a nickel, and Elvis kingRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | KSL-TV

    "I love the way they've really cleaned up the town and made it inviting," she said. "I like it, and wouldn't want to move anyplace else.

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  11. Mobile BayBears pitcher Braden Shipley ready to put 1st half behind himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Mobile Baybears pitcher Braden Shipley throws to a Pensacola Blue Wahoos batter in the fourth inning of a Southern League baseball game Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile, Ala. Perhaps, no one on the Mobile BayBears' roster is looking forward to the second half of the Southern League season more than starting pitcher Braden Shipley .

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  12. Las Vegas family doctor accused of child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Authorities say 41-year-old Binh "Ben" Chung was taken into custody Sunday and is facing charges of using a minor over age 14 to produce child porn and 10 counts of possession of child porn.

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  13. Parks Are Removing Confederate Items From Gift ShopsRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Sweetness & Light

    Plus, Harry Reid wants the UNLV to get rid of their Confederate mascot. Which is something they did 32 year... As we have mentioned, some schools have already banned or tried to ban the display of the US flag on their ... Plus, it turns out that we will have to ban the racist movie \'Gone With The Wind,\' too.

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  14. Dr. Accused Of Having Sex With Drugged PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, [email protected] Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [] Authorities say 41-year-old Binh "Ben" Chung was taken into custody Sunday and is facing charges of using a minor over age 14 to produce child porn and 10 counts of possession of child porn.

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  15. Fine ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    As John Lundemo took the stage at the Puzhehei music festival stage in front of 3,000 to 5,000 people in Southern China, he wasn't frightened. After all, he started performing as a Tonapah teenager in the 1960s, covering songs like "Louie Louie."

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  16. Las Vegas doctor accused of having sex with sedated teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A Las Vegas doctor is facing child pornography counts after allegedly sedating a teenage patient and videotaping himself having sex with her at his office, according to Metro Police. Metro Police arrested Dr. Binh "Ben" Chung, 41, on June 20. Chung was most recently practicing at a medical office in the 8700 block of West Warm Springs Road, near Durango Drive.

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  17. Reid Calls On UNLV To Look Into Changing 'Rebel' MascotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Sen. Harry Reid says Nevada higher education officials should look at changing the Confederate-themed mascot at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Reid told reporters in Washington D.C. on Tuesday that Nevada's Board of Regents should take a look at changing UNLV's current mascot and sports team name from the so-called "Running Rebels."

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  18. Reid says he didn't urge UNLV to rethink its mascotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Hey Reb and Khem Kong try to distract a Fresno State free-throw attempt during their game Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at the Thomas No, Sen. Harry Reid is not calling on UNLV to change the name of the Runnin' Rebels or get rid of Hey Reb! because they could be construed as a reference to the Confederacy. In a weekly press conference on Capitol Hill, Reid was asked by a reporter how he felt about the university's name in light of the recent uproar over the continued use of the Confederate flag by some state governments.

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  19. Plans To Ship Water In Northern Nevada Has Ranchers, Residents WorriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A battle over water is brewing on the parched earth of the Black Rock Desert. An effort to transport water from Humboldt County more than 100 miles south has residents and ranchers alarmed.

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  20. Reid: UNLV should consider changing - rebel' mascotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Reid told reporters in Washington D.C. on Tuesday that Nevada's Board of Regents should take a look at changing UNLV's current mascot and sports team name from the so-called "Running Rebels." Confederate flags and symbols have come under heavy scrutiny this week in the wake of a massacre in a black church in Charleston, South Carolina.

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