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Nevada lawmakers consider possibility of red light cameras

Nevada lawmakers consider possibility of red light cameras

Motorists who take the risk of running red lights in Nevada may soon pay the price thanks to technology. (Thinkstock)Courtesy of the North Las Vegas Police Department Investigators said Clay Stampley was driving a Dodge Dakota south on Simmons Street when the GMC Yukon registered to Qaadir Isaam Amin II […]

Migrant held for illegal re-entry dies in Texas hospital

Migrant held for illegal re-entry dies in Texas hospital

A Mexican man detained by Border Patrol for illegal re-entry died Monday at a hospital in Texas, according to a spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) MCALLEN, Texas — A Mexican man detained by Border Patrol for illegal re-entry died Monday at a hospital in Texas. […]

Oregon to consider plan to lower voting age to 16

Oregon to consider plan to lower voting age to 16

“I Voted” stickers await voters. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) SALEM, Ore. — Sixteen-year-olds could vote in Oregon, under a plan unveiled in the Legislature. The Statesman Journal reports that several state lawmakers are introducing a bill that would ask voters to amend the Oregon Constitution to lower the voting age from […]

Dog reunited with family 101 days after Paradise wildfire

Dog reunited with family 101 days after Paradise wildfire

(Getty Images) PARADISE, Calif. — An Akita named Kingston has been reunited with his family 101 days after he jumped out of their truck as they fled a devastating Northern California wildfire. KXTV reports the 12-year-old was reunited with the Ballejos family of Paradise. Gabriel Ballejos tells the Sacramento station […]

Steven Horsford picked as senior Whip for House Democrats

Steven Horsford picked as senior Whip for House Democrats

Rep. Steven Horsford, D-Las Vegas (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal) WASHINGTON — Nevada Rep. Steven Horsford was tapped Tuesday by House Democratic leadership to serve as a senior whip to help shape policy and messaging on issues before the 116th Congress. Horsford joins Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., as part of leadership’s […]

Store employee no longer has job after ‘MAGA’ hat dispute

Store employee no longer has job after ‘MAGA’ hat dispute

In this Aug. 23, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump hands a signed “Make America Great Again,” hat back to a supporter in Reno, Nev. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — An employee of a clothing and shoe store in a suburban Kansas City shopping mall no longer […]

Officials ask if marijuana taxes can sustain $54M for Nevada school safety

Officials ask if marijuana taxes can sustain $54M for Nevada school safety

Eddie Medina of Seattle checks out product with Lindsay Steel, right, and Alyssa Jusino at Exhale Nevada marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas Thursday, June 28, 2018. K.M. Cannon Las Vegas Review-Journal CARSON CITY — Legislative budget committee members questioned Nevada school officials Tuesday on plans to tie $54 million to […]

Wedding proposal, answer right on target at shooting range

Wedding proposal, answer right on target at shooting range

WAYNE, N.J. — A New Jersey couple is planning on giving marriage a shot after a man surprised his girlfriend by proposing at an indoor shooting range. Kara Crampton was taking target practice Sunday at Reloaderz in Wayne when a target spun around and showed the message “Will you marry […]

Alabama paper says it’s time for the KKK ‘to night ride again’

Alabama paper says it’s time for the KKK ‘to night ride again’

In this Sept. 27, 1987, file photo, the Invisible Empire, Ku Klux Klan members wearing traditional robes form a circle around a burning cross in Rumford, Maine. The pubisher of an Alabama weekly newspaper says it‘s, “Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again. (Scott Perry/AP file) MONTGOMERY, […]

‘#MeToo’ spray-painted on iconic statue of sailor kissing nurse

‘#MeToo’ spray-painted on iconic statue of sailor kissing nurse

(Sarasota Police Department) SARASOTA, Fla. — Police in Florida want to know who spray-painted “#MeToo” on the leg of a statue depicting a sailor and a dental assistant kissing at the end of World War II. Sarasota police said in a news release that officers found the phrase painted in […]