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Las Vegas man sentenced in meth case

A Las Vegas man who possessed more than 6 kilograms of methamphetamine has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, the U.S. attorney’s office announced Wednesday.



Classic favorites being taken off Netflix on Dec. 1

Here’s your last chance to watch some of your favorites before December’s Netflix purge. King of the Hill, Dirty Dancing and Cry-Baby are among those being taken down. Check out the rest in this list.

Take home Vegas’ newest TV star

Dixie, a 2½-year-old rescued pharaoh hound and German shepherd mix from Las Vegas, will be looking for a home during Fox’s “Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular” (8 p.m. Thursday, KVVU-TV, Channel 5).


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EDITORIAL: Give thanks — you live in the United States

Is the United States broken? Are we hopelessly divided by race and culture? Millions of Americans look at the violence in Ferguson, Mo., and say, “Yes.” Millions more see President Barack Obama rewriting immigration law by executive order and say, “Yes.”


Be thankful, be healthy

As we prepare for turkey, trimmings and delectable desserts this week, let’s not forget the words of Edward Sanford Martin: “Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow.” And, too, being thankful is good for our heart, body, mind and spirit, everyday.