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Homeless teens receive turkeys for Thanksgiving holiday

mynews3.com — LAS VEGAS (KSNV & MyNews3) -- High school is hard enough for kids dealing with homelessness. A local organization hopes turkeys will help local children this week. Estimates suggest that Clark country has 10,000 homeless children, and more than 1,500 teenagers are registered in the Clark County School District as homeless.
Nov 25, 2014

VIDEO: Group delivers turkeys to #homeless teens at Rancho High School. About 10K homeless kids in valley. ow.ly/ESoCd

Peaceful protests in Vegas in response to Ferguson decision

mynews3.com — LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- While rioting and looting continue to dominate headlines in Ferguson, a peaceful demonstration in Las Vegas provided a stark contrast. Organizers, who planned the peaceful gathering Monday night. Say it's about sending a positive message -- a message that allows both police officers and community members to feel like they can speak openly to each other.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @VegasMyNews3: Peaceful protests in Vegas in response to Ferguson decision fb.me/3NLKCdxKR

Fires burn in Ferguson, gunshots heard in streets

mynews3.com — FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Fire and looting have overtaken several businesses after Ferguson protests turned violent. Multiple fires burned early Tuesday at local businesses, including at storage facility, auto parts stores and a beauty supply shop. An AP photographer saw firefighters arrive at one scene only to be turned back by gunfire.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @VegasMyNews3: Fires burn in Ferguson, gunshots heard in streets fb.me/7dUZyg0yr

Scammers may try to exploit immigrants seeking help

mynews3.com — LAS VEGAS (KSNV & MyNews3) -- As President Obama's order for deportation protection takes effect, many immigrants seeking to qualify may become targets of scammers. While the deportation protection process will soon be sought by thousands of undocumented immigrants in Nevada, they can become prey to scam artists, the state attorney general's office warns.
Nov 24, 2014

VIDEO: Beware of scam artists. They may target immigrants after president's #deportation protection. ow.ly/EPwbK

Coach Tarkanian to be out from hospital in a day or two

mynews3.com — LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is expected to be released from the hospital within the next day or two. Amy Tarkanian, the former UNLV coach's daughter-in-law, told News 3 that the doctors have given the go-ahead for Tark to be released Monday or Tuesday from Valley Hospital.

Fatality blocks I-15 traffic from Vegas into California

mynews3.com — LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- Interstate 15 traffic headed to California is being blocked by a fatality near the Nevada-California border. Traffic is gridlocked from Las Vegas into California. The California Highway Patrol would only say it was "handling a fatality." It provided no other details.