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  1. Fighters Sue Mayweather Over TV BoutRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    Two fledgling professional fighters in Las Vegas are suing Floyd Mayweather Jr. and producers of a cable TV show, alleging they never consented to be part of a promotional training bout depicted as a "dog house" fight that was supposed to last until someone quit. The lawsuit filed last week in Nevada state court seeks unspecified monetary damages of more than $10,000 from the New York-based network and Mayweather, who goes by the nickname "Money."

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  2. Fajardo a Candidate for Las Vegas Bowl MWC Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Wolf Pack quarterback Cody Fajardo is one of four candidates up for the Las Vegas Bowl Mountain West Conference Player of the Week Award. Fajardo led Nevada to a 15-point come-from-behind win on Saturday night in Provo.

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  3. US Regulator: Fannie, Freddie in Deal with BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOLO-TV Reno

    A federal regulator says government-controlled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have reached an agreement with major banks that could expand lending. The head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which oversees Fannie and Freddie, announced the deal Monday at a conference of the Mortgage Bankers Association in Las Vegas.

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  4. Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan Dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan, who was first elected to the lower house in 2004, has died at the age of 77. The Las Vegas Democrat died in Virginia with family members around him on Friday, about seven weeks after suffering a massive stroke. Gov. Brian Sandoval issued a statement praising Hogan for his service as a Navy officer and "his passion and commitment to fighting for the rights" of everyone.

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  5. Martin in Lead in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Ben Martin birdied five straight holes on the back nine Saturday and finished with a 9-under 62 to take a two-stroke lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. Winless in 55 career starts on the PGA Tour, the 27-year-old former Clemson player matched his best score on the tour - set last year in the Zurich Classic - to get to 17-under 196 at TPC Summerlin.

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  6. 'War Machine' Attempts Suicide in His Jail CellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Authorities say they've placed mixed martial arts fighter War Machine on suicide watch after he apparently tried to kill himself in his Las Vegas jail cell. Las Vegas police say a corrections officer spotted the inmate, whose birth name is Jonathan Koppenhaver, with a piece of cloth tied around his neck and attached to his bunk bed Tuesday night.

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  7. Nevada Jobless Rate Down to 7.3% in Sept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday that the state's seasonally adjusted jobless rate was 7.3 percent in September. The state's job count is up 38,000 compared with last September, even though it's down by 1,800 jobs compared with this August.

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  8. NRC: Yucca Closure Plans Meet Safety ObjectivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Federal nuclear regulators say permanent closure plans for Yucca Mountain met all the necessary objectives in safety evaluations completed before the Obama administration pulled the plug on the Nevada waste dump. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission released a long-awaited staff report Thursday that says the high-level radioactive waste facility that had been planned northwest of Las Vegas meets all post-closure design requirements.

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  9. 7 Laxalts Sign Letter Backing Ross MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The letter to the editor signed by seven people with the name Laxalt was published Thursday in the Las Vegas Sun . It describes Democrat Ross Miller as the most qualified candidate for the attorney general position, citing what they called a "well-respected career in law and public service."

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  10. Nevada Ballot Question 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    "shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to create a court of appeals that would decide appeals of District Court decision in certain civil and criminal cases." Once a case is decided at the district court level, if one of the parties decides to appeal, that case automatically goes to the Nevada Supreme Court.

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  11. Record Targeted for Singing NV State Song for SesquicentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki has announced one of the final Sesquicentennial initiatives and invited fellow Nevadans to join him, Gov. Brian Sandoval and the NV 150 Commission for #NevadaSings, a state-wide simultaneous sing along of "Home Means Nevada."

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  12. Group Asks Appeals Court to Hear Full Gay Marriage CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A group that couldn't convince three federal appeals judges that Nevada's state law banning same-sex marriage was constitutional is asking the entire 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to hear its case. The Coalition for the Protection of Marriage filed documents Monday claiming bias by the three-judge 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel that last week invalidated a 2002 Nevada state constitutional amendment prohibiting gay marriage.

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  13. One Shot, One Arrested in Shooting at Vegas Disabled Worker AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Authorities say a man was shot and a suspected gunman was arrested in the lobby of a Nevada agency that handles disabled worker claims and hearings in Las Vegas. The wounded man's identity wasn't immediately made public after the single gunshot was fired just before 9 a.m. Monday at the Nevada Attorney for Injured Workers.

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  14. Infant Dead After Apparent Murder Suicide in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | KOLO-TV Reno

    On Sunday at approximately 8:13 a.m. LVMPD patrol officers responded to an apartment complex located in the 1000 block of North Jones Boulevard to investigate reports of an unresponsive male inside of a vehicle. Arriving officers located an adult male inside of the vehicle who was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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  15. 2 Ex-UNLV Employees Admit to Stealing From SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Two former University of Nevada, Las Vegas employees have pleaded guilty to stealing at least $292,000 from the school. Lina Khachekian pleaded guilty Thursday to two felony counts of theft, while Marissa Neuhaus pleaded guilty to one felony count of fraudulent misappropriation.

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  16. Same Sex Marriage Floodgate Opened, Releases TrickleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | KOLO-TV Reno

    An initial frenzied filing for Nevada's first same-sex marriage licenses followed by quickie late-night ceremonies is giving way to business almost as usual in the self-proclaimed wedding capital of the world. But county marriage bureaus in Las Vegas and Reno are seeing little more than a trickle Friday of same-sex couples seeking licenses.

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  17. Plane Quarantined In Las Vegas, Passenger Clears Ebola CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Officials who quarantined a plane that landed at a Las Vegas airport say a sick passenger on board doesn't meet the criteria for Ebola. Christine Crews of the Clark County Department of Aviation says health officials responded to McCarran International Airport Friday morning after reports that a passenger who had recently traveled to Africa vomited on board.

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  18. Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada: "The sooner, the better" for same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Though same-sex marriage licenses aren't being issued in Nevada just yet, lobbyists with the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, or PLAN, are hopeful it won't be long before gay couples will be allowed to marry here. "We've been ecstatic here at PLAN," lobbyist Stacey Shinn said.

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  19. Day of Legal Confusion Leaves Gay Couples in LimboRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Confusion and uncertainty over gay marriage spread Wednesday as couples in Las Vegas wondered whether they'd be allowed to wed, and partners in Idaho dealt with disappointment after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling blocked them moments before they would have picked up marriage licenses. Officials and judges in a handful of other states weighed in, meanwhile, in the latest flurry of legal wrangling over an issue that has sparked a series of rulings this week that have left couples in limbo.

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  20. Gay Marriages Off in Vegas After New Court OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Same-sex couples are being told not to line up Wednesday at the marriage bureau in Las Vegas, after the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked gay marriage in Idaho and Nevada. Clark County Clerk Diane Alba tells The Associated Press it's clear at least for now that she can't issue gender-neutral marriage licenses in the self-proclaimed marriage capital of the world.

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