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LAS VEGAS (AP) - Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members of the Culinary Union voted Tuesday in two sessions. The strike would affect properties including Caesars Palace, Bellagio, The D and El Cortez.

PAGE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of an Arizona woman who fell off a cliff into Lake Powell last weekend and later died at a hospital in Page. National Park Service rangers and Page police responded to the Chains area of the lake Sunday afternoon after receiving a 911 call. They say 36-year-old Malesta Littleman of Lechee was pulled out of the water by boaters and she was taken to the Wahweap dock before being flown by helicopter to Page Hospital.

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The National Rifle Association has endorsed Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller and three other Republican candidates for Congress ahead of the June 12 primary elections. Heller received an "A" rating from the NRA, which is given to pro-gun candidates who support the organization's positions on key votes or who have a record of supporting Second Amendment.

RENO, Nev. (AP) - A Nevada man arrested as a suspect in the death of his 5-year-old daughter waived extradition from California and will return to Reno to face criminal charges after the girl's body was found in storage unit in Sacramento. Police believe Cali Anderson had been dead in an unkempt Reno apartment for a week before Tyler Anderson and his wife rented a truck and took her to the storage unit in the next state. Public defenders for the couple didn't immediately comment.

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