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LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada school Superintendent Dale Erquiaga says children are the victims in a cheating scandal uncovered at a Las Vegas elementary school. He told a Nevada Board of Education meeting yesterday that answers were changed after the tests, and students were not coached during the test. Three school administrators have been placed on leave.

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian is expected to be out of a Las Vegas hospital as early as today. Tarkanian's son-in-law, Zafi Diamant, said the 83-year-old Tarkanian underwent a medical procedure yesterday morning after suffering a heart attack. Tarkanian was hospitalized last week after attending the Final Four in North Texas.

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A woman was treated for smoke inhalation during a fire that badly damaged an upstairs apartment of a two-story building yesterday afternoon south of downtown Las Vegas. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Republican candidate for lieutenant governor Mark Hutchison is blasting primary opponent Sue Lowden for donating to Harry Reid in previous elections. A 60-second radio ad says Lowden contributed five times to the Democratic majority leader's campaign. Hutchison is midway through his first term as a Nevada state senator.

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