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Common Core standards falling out favor by Nevada educators 
Once overwhelmingly supported, the set of academic standards called Common Core is facing increasing push back in classrooms across the country including here in Nevada.
(Clark County)
Commissioners celebrate grand opening of Mountain’s Edge Regional Park
Clark County Commissioners celebrated the grand opening of the first phase of the 18-acre Mountain’s Edge Regional Park in the southwest valley.
Lawyer says Metro officer to fight Google porn case 
A lawyer denies that a 37-year-old Metro police officer knew there were pornographic images of children stored within his Google cloud account.
State News
House Democrats on defense in Nevada
National Democrats are buying ad time in Las Vegas to help a first-term incumbent who wasn't considered vulnerable just two weeks ago.
Nevada puts stop to ridesharing Uber for now
It didn't take long for Uber to come to a screeching halt in Nevada. District Court Judge James Russell in Carson City has blocked Uber from offering any rides in the state through at least Nov. 7. A hearing is set for Nov. 6.
Suspect in California-Nevada police chase dies at UMC
The suspect in the high-speed chase and police shooting at the California and Nevada border has died at University Medical Center.
National News
Dr. Craig Spencer
Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder 
Friends and co-workers described the physician being treated for Ebola in New York City as a globe-trotting do-gooder who couldn't stay away from the fight against the dangerous disease.
Students comfort each other at a church Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to reunite with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.  (Ted S. Warren/AP Photo)
School gunman was Homecoming prince, students say
More details are emerging about a Washington state student who officials say killed one classmate, wounded four others and then took his own
People react as they wait at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Police: Two dead, including gunman, in school attack 
Police in Washington state say one person was killed in a high school shooting in addition to the lone student gunman. Marysville Police Commander Robb Lamoureux said Friday that police are continuing to search Marysville Pilchuck High School.
California News
Suspect in California-Nevada police chase dies at UMC
The suspect in the high-speed chase and police shooting at the California and Nevada border has died at University Medical Center.
Law enforcement officers dressed in tactical gear prepare to aid in the search of an assailant, in Auburn, Calif., who shot three sheriff's deputies in two Northern California Counties, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Deputies were searching a canyon in the Sierra Nevada foothills near Auburn for an armed man suspected in the shooting of a Sacramento County Sheriff's deputy and two Placer County Deputies and a bystander in an attempt to carjack a vehicle. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Suspect arrested in death of two California deputies
Officials say a second sheriff's deputy has died after being shot by a suspect who has now been apprehended for four shootings.
Family member held in killing of man and boy, 12
A family member has been detained for questioning about the killing of a man and his 12-year-old son at a Hemet home.
Political News
(Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images)
GOP candidates treading gingerly on climate change
Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season.
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 24: U.S. President Barack Obama gives a hug to Dallas nurse Nina Pham in the Oval Office of the White House October 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Pham, a nurse who was infected with Ebola from treating patient Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas and was first diagnosed on October 12, was declared free of the virus on Friday. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images) (Pool, 2014 Getty Images)
Nurse who overcame Ebola visits White House
She began the day in a hospital room in suburban Washington -- but now, Nina Pham has been released, in time for an afternoon meeting at the White House with President Barack Obama.
President Barack Obama (Alex Wong, Getty Images)
Analysis: GOP hopes Obama is key to Senate control
Struggling to preserve their Senate majority, Democrats are attacking Republicans over Medicare and Social Security in Louisiana, spending cuts in Arkansas, off-shore jobs in New Hampshire and women's issues in Colorado.
Weather News
Cooler October mornings in the forecast 
News 3's Kevin Janison has the weekend forecast for Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
Deadly storms push east past the Carolinas 
Large storm system already blamed for two deaths pushes through the Carolinas.
Wet, wild monsoon season ends in Southwest 
This year's Southwest monsoon season will be remembered for unusually intense storms that brought months' worth of rain in just one day.
Sports News
McCallum lifts Kings past Lakers, 93-92
Ray McCallum's putback at the buzzer gave the Sacramento Kings a 93-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Brandon Finnegan throws during the seventh inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. (Eric Risberg/AP Photo)
Finnegan passes big test, helps Royals win Game 3
Brandon Finnegan passed his biggest test yet.
Ted Bishop resigns as PGA president
Ted Bishop has been removed as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet directed at Ian Poulter.
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New Motorola radios replace old system at Metro 

Updated: 10/22/2014 7:19:48 PM

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