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Woman arrested after setting car on fire at Las Vegas fire department

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A woman was arrested after reportedly setting a vehicle on fire at the Las Vegas Fire and Rescue headquarters Tuesday morning.

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Study ranks Nevada as the 7th least educated state in America

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National surveys frequently rank Nevada and the Las Vegas Valley at the bottom for education. A new study by WalletHub is ranking Nevada the 7th least educated state in Nevada. Using 15 key metrics and looking at adults aged 25 and older, Nevada ranked 44 overall, with the highest score in percentage of adults with an associate’s degree or those who are “college-experienced” – ranked at 38th in the nation. Source: WalletHub Mississippi, another state frequ...

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2 dead, 17 injured in Kentucky school shooting; suspect held

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A 15-year-old student killed two classmates and hit a dozen others with gunfire Tuesday, methodically firing a handgun inside a crowded atrium at his rural Kentucky high school.

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City of Las Vegas offering free tax form preparation at senior centers

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City of Las Vegas is offering free AARP income tax form preparation in the coming months. 

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Organizers say 10,000 registered to vote at Women's March in Las Vegas

Organizers of the Women's March rally on Sunday in Las Vegas said about 10,000 people registered to vote via text at the rally. The theme of the event was "Power to the Polls," encouraging attendees to vote for future change. 

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Ex-Las Vegas officer gets court date in 1997 sex-murder case

Arthur Sewall, 51, was booked into the Washoe County Jail where he awaits extradition to CCDC (Washoe County Jail / FOX5). Arthur Sewall, 51, was booked into the Washoe County Jail where he awaits extradition to CCDC (Washoe County Jail / FOX5).
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A Las Vegas police officer who once served prison time in a sex misconduct case told a judge he plans to hire a lawyer to represent him on murder and sex assault charges in a woman's 1997 shooting death.

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Man sentenced after throwing rock at fire department's window

A person was sentenced after throwing a rock through the window of the Las Vegas Fire and Rescue headquarters. (LasVegasFD/Twitter) A person was sentenced after throwing a rock through the window of the Las Vegas Fire and Rescue headquarters. (LasVegasFD/Twitter)
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Las Vegas Fire and Rescue said a man was sentenced after breaking a window at headquarters.  

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Person critically injured after rollover crash north of downtown Las Vegas

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Las Vegas Metro police said one person was critically injured in a crash Tuesday morning.  

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Faith Lutheran purchased 70 new instruments with investment funds

New instruments were part of an upgrade to a program at Faith Lutheran. (Mike Doria/FOX5) New instruments were part of an upgrade to a program at Faith Lutheran. (Mike Doria/FOX5)
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Faith Lutheran Middle and High School are on a high note this year with brand new instruments and flags for the new Colorguard team.  

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IV therapy gaining popularity to fight flu

A woman uses IV therapy to help prevent the flu. (Brad Boyer/FOX5) A woman uses IV therapy to help prevent the flu. (Brad Boyer/FOX5)
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This year's flu season is only getting worse. For the first time, ever all states in the lower 48 are reporting widespread flu activity in the same week. 

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Wynn plans for new hotel on Las Vegas Strip Video included

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Wynn Resorts announced plans to build a new hotel on the west end of the Las Vegas Strip.

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Gun industry gathers just a few miles from mass shooting

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The gun industry is holding its biggest annual trade show this week just a few miles from what is now the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. 

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Cashman Field converting into soccer venue for Las Vegas Lights

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Winter is here but soccer season preparation is already underway.

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West Prep teacher declines interviews after being arrested for lewdness with child

Police arrested Kweku Turkson on charges of lewd acts with a person under 14 years old. Jan. 22,2018 (Photo: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept.) Police arrested Kweku Turkson on charges of lewd acts with a person under 14 years old. Jan. 22,2018 (Photo: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept.)
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A teacher at West Prep Academy was arrested Friday on lewdness charges.  

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