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Washoe County School District Relieves Superintendent of Duties Video included

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Effective immediately, Pedro Martinez has been relieved of his duties as superintendent of the Washoe County School District. More>>

Inmate Dies at Northern Nevada Correctional Center

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The Nevada Department of Corrections says an inmate has died at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City. 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>>

U.S.: No Evidence of Direct Russian Link to Plane Video included

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Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. More>>

Missing Sparks Woman Found

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Sparks Police say a woman who was reported missing from her home Monday night – has been found. More>>

204 Units of Blood Donated During Give 2 Live Drive Video included

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With your help, we collected more than 200 pints of blood during our 7th annual Give 2 Live Blood Drive Monday inside the Atlantis Casino. More>>

Report: Children in Poverty Up in Nevada Video included

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A new report released this week ranks Nevada at the bottom when it comes to child well-being. Nevada ranked 48th among the states in this year's Kids Count Data Book. More>>

Board Puts Soda Tax Before San Francisco Voters

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San Francisco voters will be asked this fall to approve a 2-cent-per-ounce tax on sugary drinks sold in the city. The Board of Supervisors voted 6-4 on Tuesday to put the tax on sodas, sports drinks and other beverages sweetened with sugar on the November ballot. More>>

Local Graduate Student Reacts to Events in Israel Video included

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It is a scary situation right now for anyone in Israel, in the Middle East, or with family there. Elliot Malin is a graduate student at UNR who recently returned from living in Jerusalem this summer. More>>

Mining Display Opens, Amid Challenges Video included

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The new exhibit that opened today, and where the mining industry itself is going in the face of a ballot question this year that could lead to higher mining taxes. More>>

WCSO Still Warns of Fake Law Enforcement Phone Scam Video included

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The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is again asking the public to stay vigilant against a scam we told you about earlier this year involving people pretending to be deputies. More>>

FAA Tells U.S. Airlines Not to Fly to Tel Aviv Video included

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The Federal Aviation Administration is telling U.S. airlines they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel after a Hamas rocket exploded nearby. More>>

Central California Firm Issues Nationwide Fruit Recall

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A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination. More>>

Last Body Found in Washington State Mudslide

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The Snohomish County sheriff's office in Washington state says search and rescue personnel believe they have found the last body from the March 22 mudslide that killed 43 people at Oso, Washington. More>>

Fresno, Boise States Top Mountain West Picks; Nevada 3rd in West Video included

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Boise State and Fresno State have been picked to win their Mountain West Conference divisions in a preseason media poll. Nevada was ranked third in the West Division.
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New Court Fight Over Health Care Law

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There's another legal battle involving President Barack Obama's health care law. Two federal appeals courts today have issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue. The rulings came within hours of each other. More>>

E.U. Imposes New Sanctions Against Russian Officials

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The Dutch foreign minister says the European Union is imposing new sanctions against officials deemed responsible for Russia's actions in Ukraine. More>>

Sparks Police Investigate Shots Fired on 9th Street; No One Hurt

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Sparks Police are investigating who fired shots at a full-size pickup truck in Sparks on Monday afternoon. More>>

Sparks Police Seek Suspects After Early Morning Robbery

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Sparks Police need your help finding three suspects they say robbed and assaulted a man early Tuesday morning along Greenbrae Avenue. More>>

Many Minden Residents Doing Major Cleanup After Weekend Flooding Video included

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Residents in Minden are still cleaning up after a summer storm flooded more than a hundred homes, and brought mudslides with it. They spent the last 24 hours trying to clean up the damage this storm left out and inside their homes. More>>

Severe Storms Hit Northern Nevada Video included

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It's not something we hear often in Northern Nevada, but the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for the area Monday night. More>>

KTVN's 7th Annual 'Give 2 Live' Blood Drive a Success Video included

Our area blood bank is replenishing its stock of life-saving blood -- thanks to you, our viewers. We held our 7th Annual 'Give 2 Live' Blood Drive inside the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa on Monday. We collected more than 200 units of blood.
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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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  • Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

    Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:33:25 GMT
    Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that makes it harder...More >>
    Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that make it harder for that...More >>
  • New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

    New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:31:19 GMT
    A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a college police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.More >>
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  • GOP voters in Georgia decide Senate nominee

    GOP voters in Georgia decide Senate nominee

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:20:59 GMT
    After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to...More >>
    Early returns Tuesday suggest a long night of vote counting in a tight race for Georgia's Republican Senate nomination between U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and businessman David Perdue.More >>
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