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Green Valley grad Myl selected Guinn Scholarship winner
University of Nevada, Las Vegas senior Tara Leigh Myl has been selected as the Southern Nevada recipient of the 2014 Kenny C. Guinn Memorial Scholarship.
Reality-based training prepares Metro for confrontations 
Michael Brown, Levar Jones and James Boyd are three names of unarmed men shot by police across the country this year. Locally, there have been changes how Metro deals with confrontations.
A shooting victim has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as 17-year old Jose Hernandez Pena.
Police makes plea for help finding murder suspect
A 16-year old freshman at Clark High School is murdered in cold blood while sitting in his car at a red light. Metro police are now pleading for the public to help catch the person responsible.
State News
Sandoval, three other governors make surprise visit to Afghanistan 
Four U.S. governors have made a surprise visit to Afghanistan as part of a delegation to receive counter-terrorism briefings and greet troops stationed there.
US marshal warns Nevadans about jury duty scam
The U.S. Marshals office in Reno is warning about a new scam targeting northern Nevadans with fictitious telephone calls about jury duty.
Ex-GSA official from Nevada faces fraud charges
An ex-federal official who hosted a lavish, $800,000 conference in Las Vegas that sparked a congressional investigation into government spending has been indicted on fraud charges.
National News
Jodi Arias was convicted in May 2013 of killing her former boyfriend, Travis Alexander. (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
Dozens of possible jurors rejected in Arias case
Roughly a third of 300 potential jurors were dismissed Monday as the penalty retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias got underway in Phoenix.
(Getty Images/file)
Parents charged in death of son found in home
A central Pennsylvania man and woman have been charged with homicide in the death of their 9-year-old son, whose decomposing body was found in their Harrisburg home last summer.
Pumpkin is not always a healthy seasonal food 
While many foods that contain "pumpkin" are automatically considered to be healthy, some pumpkin-flavored foods may actually be quite the opposite.
California News
Gov. signs bill on new pesticide rules for schools
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill creating more stringent guidelines for California schools in their use of pesticides.
Woman who dismembered ex gets 26 years to life
A Southern California woman arrested with a trash bin containing her ex-boyfriend's body parts has been sentenced to 26 years to life in prison.
Calif. woman pleads insanity in 3 daughter deaths
A Los Angeles County mother has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity after a grand jury indicted her on three capital murder counts for the stabbing deaths of her three young daughters.
Political News
Supreme Court (file) (Alex Wong, Getty Images)
High court puts off start of early voting in Ohio
A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been set to begin Tuesday.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.  (Jessica Kourkounis, Getty Images)
Christie campaigns for Walker in Wisconsin
The Wisconsin race for governor is getting some star power behind Republican Scott Walker and Democrat Mary Burke. And the developments carry implications for the GOP presidential nomination fight in 2016.
(Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images)
McConnell supporters spend millions in Kentucky
Two groups with close ties to Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell are poised to spend nearly $20 million on television advertisements to sway Kentucky voters. That's a staggering amount for a single race and a textbook example of the use of outside money in a tight contest.
Weather News
Heavy rains cause flood warning in Moapa area 
The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for northeastern Clark County, which includes the cities of Overton and Moapa.
People salvage the useful remains from houses destroyed by Hurricane Odile in Los Cabos, Mexico,  Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. Hundreds of impoverished houses were destroyed in the Unidad Real squatter's settlement and other equally poor neighborhoods. Mexico’s Interior Ministry declared a state of natural disaster for affected areas in the state of Baja California Sur. (Victor R. Caivano/AP Photo)
Hurricane Odile in Baja slams Baja California
Hurricane Odile raked the Baja California Peninsula with strong winds and heavy rains early Monday as locals and tourists in the resort area of Los Cabos began to emerge from shelters and assess the damage.
Flooding (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Tom Tingle)
Record Arizona rains swamp cars, lead to two deaths
Joseph Friend was driving his blue Chevrolet S-10 pickup onto Interstate 10 early Monday when a huge wave of flood water kicked up by a big rig truck pushed his truck off the highway.
Sports News
Ron Gardenhire (Carlos Osorio/AP File Photo)
AP source: Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons
The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons. Gardenhire was just about everything in the 27 years he spent in the Twins organization. But even he couldn't survive the worst four-year stretch in franchise history.
Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen
The Oakland Raiders have fired coach Dennis Allen four games into his third season.
Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles, right, brushes himself off as teammates Alex Smith, left, and Eric Fisher watch after scoring on an 8-yard touchdown pass during the third quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Brady struggles as Chiefs rout Patriots 41-14
Asked about the quarterback situation in New England, coach Bill Belichick replied with a disgusted look.

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