New DNA evidence in Nevada slaying scrutinized

A Nevada judge considering a new trial for a woman who has served more than 30 years in prison for a murder she says she didn’t commit has postponed his decision after her lawyers said they have additional, new DNA evidence they believe will prove her innocence.

Police seek missing man in east valley

A man who may have memory problems went missing Thursday morning in the east valley, police say. George Poleuca, 71, was last seen near Bermuda Road and Windmill Lane Thursday morning. He was wearing a red and white polo shirt, blue jean shorts and a black hat.

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Police militarization barrier to community relations

Arming police with military-grade weapons creates barriers between law enforcement and the public they are supposed to protect, a high-ranking Reno police official told a Nevada advisory committee Thursday afternoon. “This idea of militarization of police compromises a community-oriented police department’s effectiveness,” Reno Police Department Deputy Chief Tom Robinson said to the state advisory committee to the U.S. Commission of Civil Rights.

Sports

Cowboys worth more than $3 billion, tops in NFL

The Dallas Cowboys are the first U.S. sports franchise to top $3 billion in value. For the eighth straight year, the Cowboys are worth the most of all 32 NFL franchises, according to Forbes.

Entertainment

Beyonce, Jay-Z trip to Cuba deemed legal

The U.S. Treasury Department’s inspector general has determined Jay-Z and Beyonce’s fifth-anniversary trip to Cuba last year was legal under rules allowing educational travel to the island.

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