Nevada News Minute
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Officials say a 76-year-old inmate who was serving burglary, stolen property and conspiracy sentences has died at a Nevada prison hospice facility. The Nevada Department of Corrections says James Kenneth Floyd died Monday at Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City. Records show that Floyd was sentenced in May 2014 in Las Vegas to five to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to three felony charges.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Acting U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt is ordering federal land managers to give more consideration to public access concerns when selling or trading public land. Thursday's executive order comes amid longstanding complaints that millions of acres of state and federal land in the American West can be reached only through private property or small slivers of public land. The order requires the identification of alternatives to access that would be lost during land sales or exchanges.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Bump stocks _ the attachments used by the killer during the 2017 Las Vegas massacre to make his weapons fire rapidly like machine guns _ will become illegal in the U.S. next week. And owners of the devices are trying to figure out what to do. Destroy them? Sell them? Hand them over? Or risk getting arrested for something they believe they have a constitutional right to own?
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Donny and Marie Osmond say they will end their Las Vegas show later this year, concluding an 11-year run on the Strip. The brother-sister duo made the announcement during an appearance on "Good Morning America" on Thursday. Their final performance at the Flamingo Las Vegas is scheduled for Nov. 16. According to the casino, the duo launched their residency in September 2008, planning for just a six-week concert engagement.
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