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District court to hear Las Vegas pipeline appeals this week

District court to hear Las Vegas pipeline appeals this week

Posted 9:00 p.m.

Devised in 1989, the water authority's pipeline proposal calls for the construction of a series of buried pipelines that would collect groundwater in Eastern Nevada for ...

Caridad founder Meredith Spriggs gives Hennley Marting, 6, a sticker during the opening ceremony for the Caridad Gardens at Bunkhouse Saloon in  downtown Las Vegas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019.

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Caridad founder Meredith Spriggs gives Hennley Marting, 6, a sticker during the opening ceremony for the Caridad Gardens at Bunkhouse Saloon in downtown Las Vegas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019.

Caridad, downtown partners launch community garden for formerly homeless veterans

Posted 9:00 p.m.

A new garden therapy, training and employment program for homeless veterans in Las Vegas aims to help them reintegrate into the workforce while providing downtown businesses with freshly grown produce. Caridad Gardens, an indoor urban gardening program ...

Is it a crime to encourage illegal immigration? Top court will decide

Is it a crime to encourage illegal immigration? The Supreme Court will decide

Posted 9:00 p.m.

The law applies to a grandmother urging a grandchild to overstay a visa or a lawyer advising a client to stay in the country while fighting deportation. It also may cover ...

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Hockey commentator Cherry fired for rant over immigrants

In this March 24, 2010, file photo, hockey personality Don Cherry, right, speaks during a news conference as actor Jared Keeso is displayed on a video screen while playing Cherry in the bio film "Keep Your Head Up Kid: The Don Cherry Story" in Toronto. Sportsnet cut ties with Cherry on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, after the veteran hockey commentator called new immigrants "you people" on his "Coach's Corner" segment while claiming they do not wear poppies to honor Canadian veterans.

Darren Calabrese / The Canadian Press

In this March 24, 2010, file photo, hockey personality Don Cherry, right, speaks during a news conference as actor Jared Keeso is displayed on a video screen while playing Cherry in the bio film "Keep Your Head Up Kid: The Don Cherry Story" in Toronto. ...

Posted 9:00 p.m.

Don Cherry, Canada's most polarizing, flamboyant and opinionated hockey commentator, was fired Monday for calling immigrants "you people" in a television rant in which he said ...