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Water Main Break Closes Two University of Nevada Buildings

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Two University of Nevada buildings remain closed as crews investigate why a water line broke on campus early Thursday morning. More>>

Burkina Official: Plane Wreckage Found in Mali

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A Burkina Faso official says the wreckage of the Air Algerie plane that went missing has been found in Mali. More>>

Local Clergy Called Upon to Help Area Veterans

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The men and women who serve in our military often return from duty changed by the experience. But members of the local clergy are learning how to help veterans integrate back into society. More>>

Electronics Recycling Company Zloop Expanding to Northern Nevada

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An electronics recycling company is expanding to Northern Nevada and will soon move their corporate headquarters to the region.. More>>

Swauger Fire Near Bridgeport 100% Contained Video included

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A lightning-sparked brushfire burning north of Bridgeport, California is now 100% contained.
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NDOT Temporarily Suspends Mt. Rose Highway Work for Events

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The Nevada Department of Transportation will temporarily suspend major construction work on the Mt. Rose Highway and other state road projects during Hot August Nights and Reno-Tahoe Open events for easier travel. More>>

Washoe County Sheriff's Boat Sinks Off Shore in Lake Tahoe

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Washoe County deputies are figuring out what caused one of the agency’s boats to sink off shore in Lake Tahoe. More>>

Cleanup Continues in Douglas County After Weekend Flooding

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County road crews are continuing to clean up in several parts of Douglas County after a storm caused flooding there last Sunday. Data is also being collected to be presented to county commissioners. More>>

United 1st U.S. Airline to Resume Flights to Israel

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United Airlines will be the first U.S. carrier to resume flights to Israel after a two-day hiatus caused by combat in the Gaza Strip. More>>

RTC: SouthEast Connector Phase 1 Ahead of Schedule

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The Regional Transportation Commission says the first phase of the SouthEast Connector is complete and about six months ahead of schedule. More>>

2 Hurt, $2 Million Damage in South Tahoe Hotel Fire

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Fire officials at South Lake Tahoe are investigating the cause of a blaze that did more than $2 million damage to a two-story hotel on Ski Run Boulevard and sent two people to the hospital. More>>

Statewide Contest Announced for Final Sesquicentennial Medallion

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In honor of Nevada’s 150th birthday, the Nevada Sesquicentennial Commission invites all Nevadans to participate in choosing the design for the fourth Sesquicentennial commemorative medallion. More>>

U.S. Unemployment Aid Applications Drop to 284,000

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The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in eight years. More>>

More Bodies Flown to Netherlands; Identification Work Continues

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Twenty-five forensic experts and dozens of support staff are now working to identify the remains of victims from the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down over eastern Ukraine last week. More>>

Public Utilities Commission Hears Input on Proposed Rate Increase Video included

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The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) is deciding on a controversial topic in the next few months. On Wednesday, residents voiced their opinions on a possible rate hike at a meeting with the PUCN. More>>

Aces Crushed in Salt Lake

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The Aces’ offense never kicked into gear in a 12-3 loss to the Salt Lake Bees Wednesday night at Smith’s Ballpark.  More>>

Martinez, Washoe County School District Struggle Over Employment Video included

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Has he been fired or is he on leave? That's one of many questions surrounding Pedro Martinez. Just yesterday the Board of Trustees for the Washoe County School District held a closed-door meeting and emerged to announce he had been relieved of his superintendent duties. More>>

Douglas Deputies Say Woman Swindled Shop Customers

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Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a woman they say tried to receive money under false pretenses following an undercover investigation. More>>

WCSD: Martinez on Paid Leave, While Lawyer Says He Was Fired Video included

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The Washoe County School District now says Pedro Martinez wasn’t fired, he was put on leave.
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Parents Weigh in on WCSD Superintendent Change Video included

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As you can imagine, parents had some strong reactions to this change in leadership just a few weeks before the new school year. Reactions were mixed from parents about this decision. More>>

Driver's Edge Gears Up for 10th Course in Reno Video included

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Driver's Edge is kicking off their 10th training course in Reno. It helps teach Northern Nevada teens to learn life-saving skills on the road. More>>

Reno Police Arrest Man on Lewdness Charge

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Reno police officers have arrested a man on suspicion of lewdness with a child under the age of 14. More>>

Former WCSD Superintendent Pedro Martinez Speaks Out After Firing Video included

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In a Channel 2 News interview, former Washoe County School District Superintendent Pedro Martinez reveals his abrupt departure caught him off guard. More>>

Lake Tahoe Presents Shakespeare Under the Stars Video included

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The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival has kicked off at Sand Harbor, featuring the comedy "As You Like It." More>>

Immunize Nevada Holding Back to School Immunization Clinics

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Immunize Nevada is holding several upcoming immunization clinics to help get kids ready to go back to school.
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  • Tornado slams Virginia campground; 2 dead

    Tornado slams Virginia campground; 2 dead

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:01:51 GMT
    Albert Thorn awoke in his rental cottage Thursday to the sound of heavy rain and wind. Then, there was screaming. Within minutes, the sky turned dark, cellphones pinged with emergency messages and a tornado tore...More >>
    Albert Thorn awoke in his rental cottage Thursday to the sound of heavy rain and wind. Then, there was screaming. Within minutes, the sky turned dark, cellphones pinged with emergency messages and a tornado tore through a...More >>
  • Ohio State marching band chief fired after probe

    Ohio State marching band chief fired after probe

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:58:55 GMT
    Ohio State University has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about and ignored "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.More >>
    Ohio State University fired the director of its celebrated marching band on Thursday after determining he ignored a "sexualized" culture of rituals including students being pressured to march in their underwear and...More >>
  • Ohio woman gets 32 years in forced labor case

    Ohio woman gets 32 years in forced labor case

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:54:40 GMT
    A northeast Ohio woman convicted along with her boyfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in their home for nearly two years will be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.More >>
    An Ohio woman convicted along with her boyfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in their home for nearly two years through intimidation, threats and abuse was sentenced Thursday to 32 years in federal prison, the...More >>
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