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  1. State colleges: California baseball team hammers Utah, 11-6Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah rallied for three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning but fell short against California, 11-6, on Saturday at Smith's Ballpark. Dallas Carroll was 4 for 5 with three RBIs to lead the Utes at the plate.

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  2. Regulators Have Hands Full With Tesla's Hands-Free DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Electric car maker will soon enable owners to let car do driving on interstate and operate without an occupant on private property Tesla's Model S at the International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 4. The auto maker's autonomous-vehicle plans will test the regulatory and legal framework around such vehicles. In recent years, Tesla Motors Inc. has provided auto executives and regulators a better view into the nascent electric vehicle market.

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  3. Syracuse football DE Luke Arciniega granted two more years of eligibility by NCAARead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Luke Arciniega has been in a unique position this spring. With an NCAA medical redshirt request pending, the 6-foot-4, 240-pound linebacker-turning defensive end has been practicing with no guarantee of ever playing in a college football game again.

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  4. GOP likely to pressure Nevada governor to seek Harry Reid's...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid 's decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada, where a popular Republican governor appears reluctant to change jobs and the pending loss of Reid's clout in Washington is causing anxiety over who might replace him. The list of potential candidates includes Gov. Brian Sandoval and everyone else.

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  5. Nevada Legislature: Cliven Bundy brings cause to lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Some of the biggest feuds in recent Nevada history are spilling into Carson City during Week 9 of the legislative session. Rancher Cliven Bundy will bring his beef with the federal government to the Legislature, and lawmakers will get in the middle of a battle between the powerful taxi industry and the new kid on the block - ride hailing app Uber.

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  6. VAMDAL 2015 sees support from all areas of NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Governor Brian Sandoval displays the newly signed legislation into law. L>R, Senator Mike Roberson, VSC Chairman Bill Baumann, Assemblyman and VSC Member Elliot Anderson, VSC Member Felicia Tate, Senator Patricia Spearman, Gold Star Mother and VSC Member Sally Wiley and Assemblyman John Hambrick.

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  7. Boy, instructor identified in fatal Nevada hang glider crashRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    The Clark County coroner's office said 11-year-old Arys Moorhead of Farmington, N.M. and 55-year-old John Harrison of Kamuela, Hawaii died in the Friday crash. The incident happened shortly before 3 p.m. along state Route 604 on a dry lake bed in Jean, Nev.

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  8. What's in store for Nevada after Harry Reid retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The scene during the annual winter bald eagle survey by the National Park Service near Echo Bay Marina at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015. Special to the Pahrump Valley Times - Federal safety analysts have found a flaw in the plan to bury nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain - the government does not have the necessary water rights to operate at the Nevada site.

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  9. The 9 most brutal things Harry Reid has said about his fellow Americans | WashingtonExaminer.comRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., may be ending his three-decade Senate career with a whimper, but he knew how to punch - literally and figuratively. My life's work has been to make Nevada and our nation better, the Nevada lawmaker said in a video statement that declined to mention how the Democrats lost a Senate majority and most major Nevada offices on his watch.

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  10. How Harry Reid Tapped Liberal Bloggers to Stop Bush's AgendaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    Reid retirement shakes up 2016 battle for the Senate - Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nev.) retirement is triggering a free-for-all for his seat - with big implications for control of the Senate in 2016. - Senate Republicans see Nevada as their best chance at a pickup this election cycle

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  11. Reid's departure renews talk of nuclear waste site in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | McClatchy

    WASHINGTON i 1 2i 1 2The departure of Harry Reid after 2016 may boost chances to revive the moribund Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository in Nevada, a project the Senate minority leader has spent his career opposing. Reid's announcement Friday that he won't seek re election as Nevada's senator is "constructive for Yucca," Christi Tezak, an analyst with ClearView Energy Partners, said in an e-mail.

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  12. Lawyer: a Indifferencea led to inmate death, prison silenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    A four-month wait for information about the death of a Nevada prison inmate who a witness said was handcuffed when he was shot to death by a guard stemmed from deliberate indifference by state officials, including Gov. Brian Sandoval, a lawyer for the dead man's family said Friday. Attorney Cal Potter said Perez's brothers were given conflicting statements during initial meetings with prison administrators, but they weren't told Perez had been shot.

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  13. Nuclear waste, renewables top fighter Reid to retire; Schumer likely replacementRead the original story

    Friday | SNL Financial

    Reid's retirement also leaves open the question of whether his replacement will play the same active role in hand-picking some members of independent agencies, such as FERC and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, as the current minority leader has undertaken. of renewable energy, particularly solar power, while opposing the construction of the controversial Yucca Mountain nuclear waste storage site in his home state.

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  14. Nevada's Popular GOP Gov. Sandoval Leads Fight for Reid SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Max

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada, where a popular Republican governor appears reluctant to change jobs and the pending loss of Reid's clout in Washington is causing anxiety over who might replace him. As of Friday, the list of potential candidates came down to Gov. Brian Sandoval and everyone else.

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  15. Nevada legislators educated about schools takeover billRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  16. Lawyer Indifference led to inmate death prison silenceRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  17. Reid leaving network of lobbyists behindRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Hill

    The news of Sen. Harry Reid's retirement sent shockwaves down K Street on Friday, where a cadre of high-profile lobbyists are known for their ties to the Democratic leader. More than two-dozen prominent K Streeters used to call Reid their boss on Capitol Hill, and now risk losing some of the luster from their brands when he exits politics.

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  18. After 5 terms, Reid sets retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid, the Nevadan who dominated the Senate for a decade from the minority to the majority and back again, announced Friday that he will retire after five terms. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev.

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  19. Exploring God through multi-faith lens in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Merinews

    "Looking for God" - the seven-week long discussion about religion and God lead by experts of various religions/denominations will be launched on May 6 in Minden, South of Nevada's Capitol. Organized by Linda Finch and religious statesman Rajan Zed, it would provide a platform for Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist and Jewish leaders to give scholarly presentation about their faith and approach to the divine and answer questions from a diverse audience of Nevadans.

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  20. Pundits say Reid's departure is going to have dramatic impact on the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Two of Nevada's foremost political observers say Harry Reid's decision to retire at the end of 2016 will have a much more profound impact than just reshaping the 2016 election. "I hope Nevadans understand that Harry Reid has almost single-handedly positioned Nevada in a way that it otherwise would not be," said Professor Fred Lokken of Truckee Meadows Community College.

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