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October 30, 2014

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Maine nurse defies Ebola quarantine, takes bike ride
Thursday, October 30, 2014
A nurse who vowed to defy Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers who treated Ebola patients followed through on her promise Thursday, leaving her home for an hour-long bike ride. Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend stepped out of their home Thursday morning and ...
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Small plane crashes into building at Wichita airport
Thursday, October 30, 2014
A small plane has crashed at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport, sending up huge plumes of black smoke that can be seen for miles around the city. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Tony Molinaro says ...
Woman dies in shooting at North Las Vegas apartment complex
Woman dies in shooting at North Las Vegas apartment complex
Thursday, October 30, 2014
A woman was killed in an early morning shooting at a North Las Vegas apartment complex. North Las Vegas Police said officers responded about ...
Program gives students an inside look at working in a hospital — long before med school
Program gives students an inside look at working in a hospital — long before med school
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Equipped with confidence from all of her training, Erin Lagman decided to switch plans at the end of high school and become a pharmacist ...
Startups need investors. Here’s a way they find them in Las Vegas
Startups need investors. Here’s a way they find them in Las Vegas
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Kingsley Edwards, a longtime video game enthusiast, was growing frustrated with just playing virtual casino games for bitcoins. He wanted to compete against other gamers the way online poker players do ...
Greenspun Media Group announces promotions in key leadership roles
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Key leadership roles within the Greenspun Media Group were reorganized Wednesday to better serve advertisers in its five weekly print publications and the company’s …
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Why Adam Laxalt is hanging on in his fight with Ross Miller for Nevada attorney general
Thursday, October 30, 2014
The attorney general’s race was supposed to be a landslide for Democrats. Now, the race between Democrat Ross Miller and Republican Adam Laxalt is one of the nastiest this campaign season. Both candidates are descendants of Nevada political royalty. But ...
Balloon rides, Ebola and business: A talk with a hospital CEO
Balloon rides, Ebola and business: A talk with a hospital CEO
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Kim Anderson is CEO of Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center and the visionary behind the annual Balloon Festival, which lands in Las Vegas this weekend. He talks about how the festival got started, the growth ...
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Anti-Islamists take most seats in Tunisia poll
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
The Nida Tunis (Tunis Calls) Party, running on an explicitly anti-Islamist platform, won 85 of the 217 seats in parliament, giving it the right to name a prime minister and lead a coalition government ...
Drone strike kills 2 militants in NW Pakistan
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Two intelligence officials say the missiles in the South Waziristan tribal region hit a house in Azam Warsak village early on Thursday ...
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Elizabeth Smart talks sexual abuse awareness at Las Vegas event
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
When she was kidnapped in 2002, Elizabeth Smart became the public face of abducted children across the United States. Today, Smart uses that suffering to raise awareness about the prevalence of sexual abuse and to advocate for its victims ...
Police investigating shooting near Jones and Lake Mead
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Police received reports at about 7:50 p.m. this evening of a shooting in the 2000 block of Winwood Street near Lake Mead Boulevard, Lt. Joel Martin said.
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Parents of Mexico missing meet with president
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
The mothers and fathers of the missing have grown increasingly frustrated at the pace of the investigation of the Sept. 26 police attack in the city of Iguala, which also left six dead. The case has shaken the image of improving security that the government has sought to project since Pena Nieto took office in 2012 ...
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Bumgarner, Giants beat KC 3-2 in Series Game 7
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
With both starters chased early, this became a matchup of bullpens. And no one stood taller than the 6-foot-5 Bumgarner, who added to his postseason legacy with a third victory this Series ...
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Midwest rappers, others charged with fraud
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
"Card cracking," in which schemers deposit bad checks in third party accounts and then withdraw cash from ATM machines before banks figure out the checks are bogus, originated on Chicago's South Side but is spreading, Chicago-based U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon said during a news conference ...

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