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  1. Lawmakers May Decide Uber's Place In NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    Uber Technologies' legal battle with Nevada's highly regulated taxi industry over Internet ride-sharing may be headed back to the political arena now that a judge has at least temporarily banned Uber's unlicensed operations statewide. The two sides disagree whether the restraining order put the brakes on an unregulated transportation service or pulled the plug on emerging technology.

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  2. Las Vegas Visitor Traffic Up 3 Percent in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    Tourism officials say nearly 3.6 million people visited Las Vegas in October, up 3.2 percent compared with a year ago. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority said Wednesday that visitor traffic has been up every month this year compared with the same time a year ago.

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  3. Gambling Revenue Down 4 Percent in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KOLO-TV Reno

    State officials say Nevada gambling revenue was down 4 percent in October compared with the same month a year ago. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Wednesday that the state's casinos pulled in $914 million last month.

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  4. Outgoing AG Will Work for Higher EdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada's outgoing attorney general will become a top official in the Nevada System of Higher Education starting next year. The system announced Tuesday that Catherine Cortez Masto will take the Las Vegas-based executive vice chancellor job beginning Jan. 1. Officials say she will serve as the system's chief operating officer, and her duties will include establishing governmental and external relations strategies.

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  5. Nevada Supreme Court Asked to Decide Uber VenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Supreme Court is being asked to decide whether a state court judge in Reno or one Las Vegas should hear a bid by state taxi regulators and limousine firms to block ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating. The state high court has received written arguments from both sides and could rule Monday - ahead of a hearing scheduled Tuesday before Washoe County District Court Judge Scott Freeman in Reno.

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  6. Tarkanian Expected to be Released From HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Family members say former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian will soon be released from a Las Vegas hospital where he's being treated for pneumonia.

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  7. Proposed Mackay Renovation: Fewer Seats, More ComfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KOLO-TV Reno

    In a sellout, the University of Nevada's Mackay Stadium can squeeze in 30,000 fans into its hard, cold metal bleacher seats. But at its next monthly meeting, the Board of Regents will get a look at a proposed renovation which would put 4,000 of its highest paying season ticket holders in something more comfortable.

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  8. Hall of Fame Coach Tarkanian Hospitalized in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Family members say Naismith Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian remains hospitalized in stable condition at a Las Vegas hospital where he's being treated for pneumonia. His son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Amy Tarkanian, said Friday that doctors at Valley Hospital Medical Center are still conducting tests.

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  9. Cosby Show Set for Vegas CanceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Officials at the Treasure Island hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip say they've mutually agreed with comedian Bill Cosby to cancel his upcoming performance there amid a growing number of sexual assault allegations. The cancellation was announced Friday, a day after a Florida woman came forward to say Cosby drugged and raped her after a Las Vegas show in 1976.

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  10. Nevada Jobless Rate Down to 7.1%Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday that Nevada's October jobless rate was 7.1 percent, which is down from 7.3 percent in September and 9.4 percent from a year ago. The state also released regional unemployment statistics that aren't seasonally adjusted like the statewide figure.

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  11. Obama Immigration Rally Set for Vegas FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | KOLO-TV Reno

    It's no accident that President Barack Obama is choosing Nevada as the place to sign an executive order that's expected to spare millions of immigrants from deportation. His Friday rally at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas is happening at the same place where he showcased his blueprint for comprehensive immigration reform nearly two years ago.

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  12. Hall Of Famer Tarkanian Being Treated For PneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Naismith Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is hospitalized in Las Vegas, where his son says he's being treated for pneumonia. Danny Tarkanian said Thursday that the 84-year-old former Runnin' Rebels coach was stabilized and undergoing medical tests after being taken by ambulance Wednesday to Valley Hospital Medical Center.

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  13. Nevada Fast-Tracks Uber Venue QuestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Nevada Supreme Court is fast-tracking a ruling on whether state courts in Reno or Las Vegas should properly hear an attempt by state taxi regulators to prevent ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating in the state. Meanwhile, a pair of powerful Las Vegas taxi companies - Bell Limo and Whittlesea Checker Taxi - submitted documents to the high court on Wednesday seeking to join the fight against Uber.

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  14. President to Announce Immigration Plans ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KOLO-TV Reno

    People familiar with White House planning say President Barack Obama will announce on Thursday executive action on immigration that will sidestep Congress and shield potentially millions of immigrants illegally in the United States from deportation. The administration is considering steps that would provide work permits for up to 5 million immigrants now living illegally in the U.S. Obama planned to hold a rally Friday in Las Vegas to draw attention to his decision.

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  15. Uber Battle in Nevada Gets ComplicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A legal battle between Nevada's taxi industry and ride-sharing company Uber has gotten complicated as two state judges each lay claim to hearing the same case. Clark County District Court Judge Douglas Herndon scolded the state attorney general's office Monday in court for jumping around to different legal jurisdictions seeking a ruling.

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  16. Pot Ballot Measure Might Bring Out NV DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A Democratic state senator is warning the new Republican leaders of Nevada's Legislature they should consider legalizing marijuana to head off a ballot initiative he says would send Democrats to the polls in droves. Sen. Tick Segerblom of Las Vegas says the fact the GOP has won control of both legislative houses for the first time since 1985 makes it less likely lawmakers will vote to legalize recreational use of marijuana.

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  17. Carson City Hosts 2014 Nevada State Swimming ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | KOLO-TV Reno

    More than seven hundred youth swimmers have descended upon the Carson City Aquatic Facility for the 2014 Nevada State Swimming Championships. "It's great to have this event here," says Julie Hardt, head coach of the Carson Tigersharks swim team.

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  18. Republicans Select Hansen as NV Assembly SpeakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The 25 newly elected Republicans in the state Assembly have selected Assemblyman Ira Hansen of Sparks to lead the lower house as speaker. Hansen, owner of a plumbing business and a professional trapper, was first elected in 2010 and has served in the 2011 and 2013 sessions.

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  19. Law Enforcement Line of Duty Deaths on the RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Across the nation, the number of officers killed in the line of duty is on the rise. According to the Officer Down Memorial Page website 99 officers have been killed in the line of duty this year, including two in Nevada.

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  20. GOP Announces Leadership of NV SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nevada state Sen. Michael Roberson is trading his title of minority leader for majority leader after winning another term in the now-Republican controlled Senate. His assistant leader will be Reno Sen. Ben Kieckhefer, while Gardnerville Sen. James Settlemeyer and Las Vegas Sen. Scott Hammond will serve as co-whips.

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