Nevada homeless increase largest in nation

Twenty states saw an increase in their homeless populations between 2013 and 2014, with Nevada experiencing the largest surge of 1,733 more individuals, according to a report released today by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

5 scary Halloween movies with hidden money lessons

Halloween is upon us again, so what better way to get in the holiday spirit than by getting together your best costume, gathering with friends and watching some classic scary movies. As always, though, remember that each movie also brings a little personal finance lesson of its own.

Man shot in northwest valley

A man was hospitalized Wednesday after being shot in the northwest valley, Las Vegas police said. Just before 8 p.m., police were called to the 2000 block of Winwood Street, near Jones and Lake Mead boulevards. Upon arrival, officers found the wounded man.

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Thursday Night Football: Saints at Panthers prediction

A vintage performance by Drew Brees has the New Orleans Saints back in the playoff picture in the woeful NFC South Division. The Saints, however, are going to have to prove they can win on the road to secure a spot and their next test comes Thursday night when they visit the Carolina Panthers.

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Here’s what’s leaving Netflix on Nov. 1

If you’re a big “Bob the Builder” fan, this month’s Netflix dump won’t make you too happy. The good news is that the streaming service has a lot of new stuff coming your way, including Oscar-nominated comedy-drama “Nebraska.”

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Boyd Gaming evaluating REIT spin-off

Boyd Gaming Corp. sliced its third quarter net loss by more than half while the company’s Las Vegas locals and downtown operating segments reported overall revenue increases.

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