Two state prisons were locked down following “safety concerns” and “threats to staff,” the Department of Corrections said Thursday.
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The City of Henderson Police Department will begin an enhanced traffic enforcement program targeting impaired drivers beginning October 18th, running through November 4th, 2019.
The Trump administration policy that requires asylum-seekers to remain in Mexico while they await their asylum proceedings has upended San Diego’s immigration courts. And immigration judges aren’t happy about it.
China’s third-quarter economic growth slowed more than expected and to its weakest pace in almost three decades as the bruising U.S. trade war hit factory production, boosting the case for Beijing to roll out fresh support.
Almost a year after the Department of Homeland Security began requiring that asylum-seekers at the San Diego-Tijuana border to wait for their asylum proceedings in Mexico, immigration judges in San Diego continue to voice frustration with the program.
Oklahoma Natural Gas is offering at least 8 tips to its customers to save money and energy in the coming winter months.
The massive amount of oil and gas exploration in the Permian Basin of West Texas has also created a challenge to the electricity-providing industry. Right now, the electrical supply is lagging behind the growth of the oil and gas industry in the region, resulting in power congestion.
A new state study bolsters their concerns Study says drilling can increase risks of short-term health problems under worst-case scenarios.
Johnson County authorities searched through the evening Thursday for a white male suspect who fled law enforcement.
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has told President Donald Trump he will step down, though the exact timing of his departure was unclear, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.
The New York City Council voted on Thursday to close the city’s infamous Rikers Island jail complex by 2026, casting off a detention system plagued by chronic violence and decrepit facilities as part of a national rethinking of mass incarceration.
U.S. President Donald Trump defended his Syria pullout at a campaign rally on Thursday and lashed out at “crazy Nancy” Pelosi and other Democrats who are trying to remove him from office through impeachment.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will urge Turkey on Thursday to halt its offensive against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria, a day after President Donald Trump threatened heavy sanctions over the operation.
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Mexican security forces have released captured drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s son from a house where they briefly apprehended him on Thursday, Security Minister Alfonso Durazo told Reuters, saying the decision was taken to protect lives.
It’s no secret that California is struggling to make room for more affordable housing, and that increasing rents are contributing to homelessness.
The inequality across San Diego Unified School District’s hundred-plus schools is striking, according to new test data released by the Department of Education last week.
Yankton school district officials met Wednesday night in the first of eight meetings aimed at informing the public on district finances now and over the next few years.
The Yankton County Office of Emergency Management reports that FEMA will be in Yankton County to tour homes and personal property damaged by recent flooding.
One man is uninjured while another was sent to the hospital after an accident on Highway 32 in Stanton County Nebraska.
Hartington Nebraska residents will soon be paying more for water usage. City council members agreed during a Monday meeting that there is a need to increase water rates, however the amount of that hike is still being debated. According to Mayor Mark Becker the City has no rainy day fund which wouldn’t bode well if a well breaks down or major work needs to be done at the water treatment plant. Currently, according to Becker, Hartington is at the bottom range of what other communities are charging for the same services. The City wants to move their rates to be more of an average rate rather than at the bottom in order to better cover costs. After a 20-minute discussion, the Council decided to get more information and discuss the rate increases further at a special meeting set for
A Norfolk woman accused of shooting a passenger in her car is facing two new charges in her case.
The Mitchell Police Department has increased a reward for information on a wanted man.
The South Dakota Health Department is reporting one more new case of lung illness related to vaping.
An organization created by television star Mike Rowe has awarded several scholarships to South Dakota students.
Teachers in the Chicago Public Schools system, the third-largest school district in the U.S., went on strike on Thursday after protracted labor negotiations between the union and district leadership failed to produce a deal.
Britain clinched a last-minute Brexit deal with the European Union on Thursday, but still faced a challenge in getting it approved by parliament.
The leadership of the United Auto Workers was meeting on Thursday to review terms of the union’s tentative deal with General Motors Co to end a crippling month-long strike at the No. 1 U.S. automaker.
U.S. health officials on Thursday reported another 180 cases of vaping-related lung illnesses and announced plans to start testing aerosols produced by e-cigarettes and vaping products as they search for the source of the nationwide outbreak that has so far killed at least 33 people in 24 states.
Welcome back to Chalkbeat’s campaign finance tracker. We’ll track how much each of the nine Denver school board candidates has raised and spent in the runup to the Nov. 5 election, when three seats on the seven-member board are up for grabs.
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democratic leaders cut short a meeting with Republican President Donald Trump after he had a “meltdown” over a House of Representatives vote condemning his Syria withdrawal and showed no signs of having a plan to deal with a crisis there.
Police are investigating a string of locker room thefts in Thurston County.
Celebration will begin at 5pm at the Papilion
The casinos generate $139 million for the state
Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.6 percent
A top White House official on Thursday acknowledged that U.S. President Donald Trump held back military aid for Ukraine earlier this year in part to pressure Kiev to look into allegations about the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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The City of Henderson recently completed an annual evaluation of its Mitigation Action Plan
University surpasses 31,000 students for first time in 62-year history; UNLV students are also staying in school and graduating at higher rates.
A new way of studying planets in other solar systems – by doing sort of an autopsy on planetary wreckage devoured by a type of star called a white dwarf – is showing that rocky worlds with geochemistry similar to Earth may be quite common in the cosmos.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Wednesday urged GOP senators to prepare for an impeachment trial of President Trump
Women who support President Donald Trump are marching in Washington, DC
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden had $9 million in his campaign bank account at the end of September, significantly less than his top rivals in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, data released on Tuesday showed.
U.S. homebuilding tumbled from a more than a 12-year high in September, but single-family home construction rose for a fourth straight month, suggesting the housing market remains supported by lower mortgage rates even as the economy is slowing.
Rights group Amnesty International has urged Hong Kong authorities to urgently investigate a bloody attack on the leader of one of the biggest pro-democracy groups in the Chinese-ruled city, ahead of a march planned for the weekend.
Turkey has agreed to a five-day ceasefire in northeast Syria to allow for withdrawal of Kurdish forces, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday after talks with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan.
A 93-year-old former concentration camp guard arrived in court in a wheelchair on Thursday, in what could be one of Germany’s last trials of Nazi war crimes.
China hopes to reach a phased agreement in a protracted trade dispute with the United States and cancel tariffs as soon as possible, the Commerce Ministry said on Thursday, adding that trade wars had no winners.