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Nevada fire 65% contained; 29 homes destroyedupdated: Fri Jan 20 2012 20:57:00

Firefighters gained the upper hand Friday on a destructive wildfire burning near Reno, Nevada, though concerns quickly turned to possible flooding from an impending storm.

10,000 evacuated due to fire near Reno, Nevadaupdated: Fri Jan 20 2012 07:31:00

A fast-moving brush fire burning just south of Reno, Nevada, on Thursday prompted evacuations, closed a major highway and led the governor of Nevada to declare a state of emergency.

Thousands evacuated due to Nevada fireupdated: Fri Jan 20 2012 07:31:00

A fast-moving brush fire burning just south of Reno, Nevada, led the state's governor a to declare a state of emergency.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures fall to lowest level since 2007updated: Thu Jan 12 2012 08:18:00

Foreclosure filings and repossessions fell to their lowest level since 2007 last year.

NTSB focuses on deadly year in air races, shows updated: Tue Jan 10 2012 17:07:00

Despite a year that saw 11 deaths at the Reno Air Races in Nevada and five performers die at air shows elsewhere, federal regulators and air show organizers Tuesday vouched for the safety of the system, saying U.S. air show rules are stricter than those in other countries and do not need major revision.

Reno air race organizers hope to continue race after deadly crashupdated: Wed Jan 04 2012 19:51:00

Nearly four months after a P-51 Mustang veered out of control and slammed into spectators at the Reno, Nevada, air races -- killing 11 people, injuring scores of others and jeopardizing the future of the event -- race organizers Wednesday said the show will go on.

Arson suspected in post office fireupdated: Sun Dec 25 2011 22:32:00

Investigators suspect arson in a fire that heavily damaged a small post office in rural western Nevada Sunday morning, a U.S. Postal Service spokesman said.

Fire chief: Reno wildfire containedupdated: Mon Nov 21 2011 11:06:00

Firefighters in Nevada have fully contained a wildfire that engulfed dozens of homes and burned nearly 2,000 acres, an incident commander said Monday.

Progress made on Reno wildfireupdated: Sat Nov 19 2011 18:19:00

Firefighters in Reno, Nevada, have contained 80% of a wildfire there and expect to have it nearly completely contained by day's end, officials said Saturday.

Fast-moving Reno wildfire kills 1, prompts evacuationsupdated: Sat Nov 19 2011 01:21:00

A fast-moving wildfire swept through Reno on Friday, killing at least one person and damaging up to 25 homes, officials said.

First lawsuit filed in Reno air race crash updated: Tue Nov 01 2011 21:24:00

The family of a spectator killed in an air race crash in September has filed suit, claiming the Reno, Nevada, crash was not a "freak accident," but was "the predictable result of a reckless drive for speed by a risk-taking pilot and crew, coupled with an insatiable drive for profit" by race organizers.

1 dead in shooting as motorcycle club members brawl inside Nevada casinoupdated: Sat Sep 24 2011 21:26:00

A brawl between motorcycle club members at a western Nevada casino devolved into a gunfight that left one person dead and two wounded, police said Saturday.

Air show nurse: 'Injuries were horrific'updated: Fri Sep 23 2011 15:50:00

Nurse Julie Morgan says traumatic amputations were among the serious injuries resulting from the Reno air race crash.

NTSB issues first report on Reno air race crashupdated: Fri Sep 23 2011 15:50:00

In their first official report on the Reno air race crash earlier this month, federal accident investigators on Friday noted evidence that a small piece of the plane's tail separated shortly before the crash.

11th person dies as result of Nevada air race crashupdated: Tue Sep 20 2011 22:09:00

An 11th person has died because of injuries sustained in the crash Friday at an air race at Reno, Nevada, an official with the Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office said Tuesday.

7 victims killed in crash at Nevada air race identifiedupdated: Tue Sep 20 2011 02:27:00

Authorities have identified seven of the 10 people who died following a crash at an air show in Reno, Nevada, on Friday.

Plane nose-dived into spectatorsupdated: Mon Sep 19 2011 09:39:00

David Wilson recorded video as a P-51 Mustang nose-dived and crashed into spectators at a Reno air race.

'Significant new information' found in Nevada air race crash probeupdated: Mon Sep 19 2011 09:39:00

The small, World War II-era plane that crashed Friday during a Reno, Nevada, air race was equipped with data and video recording devices that investigators hope to use to help determine what happened and why.

West Virginia air show cancels second day of events after crashupdated: Sun Sep 18 2011 18:30:00

Events at a West Virginia air show were canceled for a second day Sunday after a crash a day earlier that killed a stunt pilot, show organizers said.

Death toll rises to 9 in Nevada air race crash; close to 70 injuredupdated: Sun Sep 18 2011 11:44:00

The number of people killed when a pilot lost control of his vintage plane and crashed into spectators during an air race over Reno, Nevada, rose to nine Saturday.

Excitement, speed key to air racing's appeal -- and riskupdated: Sun Sep 18 2011 03:41:00

Crashes had whittled the expected field from 22 to five, with wreckage from at least a dozen aircraft at one point strewn about the French airfield.

Stunt pilot in Nevada crash built his life around love of flightupdated: Sat Sep 17 2011 05:59:00

A man who once appeared discreetly as a stunt pilot in movies became the center of national attention after a crash at a Nevada air show.

Witness: Pilot tried to save livesupdated: Sat Sep 17 2011 05:59:00

Ben Cissell tells Anderson Cooper that a pilot made a last-minute attempt to save lives at a Nevada air show.

Motive in Nevada IHOP shooting remains unclearupdated: Wed Sep 07 2011 16:13:00

It remained unclear why a man opened fire at a Nevada IHOP restaurant and killed four people, including three Nevada National Guard members, before turning the gun on himself, authorities said Wednesday.

Cops: Shooter had mental illness historyupdated: Wed Sep 07 2011 16:13:00

The Carson City, Nevada, Sheriff's Office says the IHOP shooter had no criminal history but a history of mental illness.

Report: Smaller towns top safe driving listupdated: Thu Sep 01 2011 07:39:00

Residents of smaller towns get into auto wrecks less often than their counterparts in bigger cities, according to Allstate's seventh annual "America's Best Drivers Report."

Why you'll save more at the pumpupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 05:52:00

Gas prices fell 11 cents over the past two weeks, part of a downward slide likely to continue in the coming weeks, the publisher of a new survey said Sunday.

Train, big rig collide in fiery crashupdated: Sun Jun 26 2011 23:12:00

Six people were killed when a tractor-trailer truck hit an Amtrak passenger train east of Reno, Nevada.

Authorities arrive in Nevada to investigate deadly Amtrak crashupdated: Sat Jun 25 2011 19:50:00

The site of a deadly truck-train collision east of Reno, Nevada, remained shut Saturday as federal accident investigators examined the scene, a state trooper said.

2 killed when truck and train collide in western Nevadaupdated: Fri Jun 24 2011 18:55:00

A semi collided with an Amtrak train east of Reno, Nevada, on Friday, killing two people, officials said.

How high will gas prices go?updated: Fri Apr 22 2011 10:17:00

At a Connecticut gas station, gas prices have climbed up to 4.99 per gallon, though you get a free drink when you pump.

Another sleeping air traffic controllerupdated: Thu Apr 14 2011 09:11:00

Unable to contact the control tower, a medical flight lands without help in Reno, NV. The 6th such instance in 2011.

77-year-old man charged in four slayings dating to 1977updated: Tue Apr 12 2011 22:30:00

A Reno, Nevada, man is charged with four counts of murder in the deaths of four northern California women dating back more than three decades, authorities said Tuesday.

Illness sidetracks Ozzy's 'Crazy Train'updated: Mon Jan 31 2011 02:28:00

Heavy metal madman and reality TV star Ozzy Osbourne canceled a show in Reno, Nevada, Sunday night due to a "sudden illness," the concert promoter said.

CNNMoney: Record plunge in foreclosures, thanks to robo-signersupdated: Thu Dec 16 2010 05:38:00

The number of foreclosure notices filed in November plunged 21%, the biggest month-over-month drop ever recorded by RealtyTrac, the online foreclosure marketer. Filings fell 14% compared with November 2009.

SI.com: Stewart Mandel: Nevada's stunning rally puts end to Boise State's national-title dreamsupdated: Sat Nov 27 2010 20:50:00

RENO, Nev. -- At one point Friday afternoon, when Alabama jumped to a 21-0 lead on No. 2 Auburn, it looked like Boise State might be playing for a spot in the BCS Championship Game. The Tigers rallied and won. Later Friday, No. 1 Oregon trailed 19-14 at halftime to Arizona. Again, a glimmer of hope opened up for the Broncos. The Ducks wound up winning 48-29.

Gunman arrested after Walmart standoffupdated: Fri Oct 29 2010 21:29:00

A gunman who opened fire on his co-workers at a Walmart in Reno, Nevada, was arrested without incident Friday after a six-hour standoff with authorities, Reno police said.

People.com: Meet the World's Longest Cat, Stewie!updated: Thu Oct 21 2010 10:30:00

Stretching more than four feet, the feline takes Guinness World Record

'Contact' sport: Reno Air Races crank upupdated: Sun Sep 19 2010 22:54:00

The National Championship Air Races and Air Show began their 47th year of competition and performance this week in Reno, Nevada.

CNNMoney: Home prices slowly creeping upupdated: Wed Aug 11 2010 14:21:00

The weak economy and continued high unemployment has kept housing markets cool. As a result, the median price of a single-family home crept up just 1.5% to $176,900 in the second quarter, according to a report released Wednesday by the National Association of Realtors.

3 dead when SUV collides with college cross-country team vanupdated: Tue Aug 10 2010 11:16:00

At least three people were killed and 16 injured -- four of them critically -- after a sports utility vehicle collided with a van carrying members of the California Baptist University's cross-country team, officials said Tuesday.

CNNMoney: 20% of mortgages are underwaterupdated: Mon Aug 09 2010 12:02:00

More than 20% of the nation's mortgage borrowers owe more than their homes are worth.

300 firefighters battle 9 wild fires in Californiaupdated: Sun Jul 25 2010 01:43:00

Almost 300 firefighters battled nine wild fires in Lassen County in northeast California, late Saturday night after storms and lightning came through the area, authorities said.

SI.com: The Bonus: The exhilarating -- and highly dangerous -- sport of air racingupdated: Thu Jun 17 2010 11:03:00

Flying through the sky at 210 mph, his airplane careening out of control, the water below approaching rapidly, Adilson Kindlemann was in trouble.

Nevada man sentenced to death for killing studentupdated: Wed Jun 02 2010 19:05:00

A Washoe County, Nevada, jury Wednesday sentenced a Nevada pipe fitter to death for the killing of a 19-year-old student in a string of attacks that rattled the university community in Reno two years ago.

Nevada man convicted of raping, strangling college studentupdated: Mon May 31 2010 14:35:00

A Nevada man was found guilty Thursday of raping and strangling a 19-year-old student in a string of attacks that rattled the university community in Reno two years ago.

Cold case: Suspect on trial in student's slayingupdated: Mon May 24 2010 08:03:00

The slaying of Brianna Denison was one of our first cold cases -- one that has resulted in an arrest.

People.com: Heroic Stand and Deliver Teacher Dies of Cancerupdated: Wed Mar 31 2010 13:13:00

The East L.A. math instructor who pushed his students to excel was 79

Vegas: Bargain lover's paradiseupdated: Mon Feb 22 2010 16:56:00

Hoteliers in Las Vegas are slashing prices, making the city a destination for budget travelers.

Las Vegas ponders liquor store at airportupdated: Mon Feb 22 2010 16:56:00

You can already gamble at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada, and soon you may be able to buy a bottle of wine, or something stronger, as you're waiting to pick up your luggage after a flight.

Donated circus tents could shelter Haiti's governmentupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 21:27:00

Several large circus tents previously used by Cirque du Soleil are on their way to Haiti to be used as a temporary headquarters for the Port-au-Prince government, according to the man donating them.

Romantic spots and activities for Valentine's Day datesupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 12:05:00

When you're in a relationship -- and have been for quite some time -- you and your love bird are bound to have gone on all the usual dates many, many times over.

Medical helicopter crash kills 3 in Californiaupdated: Sat Nov 14 2009 14:15:00

A medical helicopter crashed early Saturday near Doyle, California, killing all three people on board, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said.

Jaycee Dugard kidnap suspect used bondage, captivity in pastupdated: Tue Sep 08 2009 19:51:00

Fifteen years before the girl was held captive in the shed, there was the woman in the warehouse -- and at least one other woman who escaped capture.

SI.com: Norman Chad: If you've never been to Reno, you've never been anywhereupdated: Mon May 18 2009 17:03:00

It plays second fiddle to Las Vegas and ugly duckling to Lake Tahoe, but it's my kind of town. The biggest little city in the world is Reno, Nev., and if you've never been there, you've never been anywhere.

1 killed, 25 hurt when bus rolls on interstateupdated: Sat Apr 04 2009 23:52:00

One person was killed and another 25 injured Saturday when a commuter bus leaving a Reno, Nevada, resort crashed, California transportation officials said.

Ads pressure GOP senators to back Obama's stimulus planupdated: Fri Jan 30 2009 02:04:00

Voters in Cleveland, Ohio; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Reno, Nevada, will wake Friday morning to a new radio advertisement calling on them to urge their Republican senators to support President Obama's stimulus plan.

Former Marine pleads not guilty to raping, killing college studentupdated: Fri Jan 02 2009 22:29:00

A former Marine and suspected serial rapist pleaded not guilty this week to raping and murdering 19-year-old college student Brianna Denison.

Tip line played key role in cracking cold caseupdated: Tue Dec 02 2008 15:28:00

A call to the Secret Witness tip line helped police break CNN's first featured cold case: the slaying of college student Brianna Denison, investigators say.

Cold Case: Brianna Denisonupdated: Tue Dec 02 2008 15:28:00

Nancy Grace reports on murdered 19-year-old co-ed Brianna Denison.

Tip, DNA lead to arrest in student's slayingupdated: Mon Dec 01 2008 13:02:00

Police in Reno, Nevada, say they have solved one of their most haunting cold cases, arresting a construction worker in the slaying of 19-year-old college student Brianna Denison.

Time.com: Winter: Snow Slams Sierra Nevadaupdated: Tue Nov 04 2008 13:00:00

A storm dropped as much as 15 inches of snow in the Sierra Nevada, hastening the state of the ski season but bogging down traffic

Time.com: Firefighting Plane Crashes Near Airportupdated: Tue Sep 02 2008 13:00:00

An air tanker being used to drop retardant on a wildfire in the Sierra Nevada crashed after taking off for its last flight of the day, killing all three crew members

Time.com: Nevada Brush Fire Destroys Homeupdated: Mon Aug 18 2008 20:00:00

A fast-moving brush fire has destroyed at least one home and damaged several others in a neighborhood in Reno, Nev

Time.com: Did the TV Show 24 Help Obama?updated: Thu Jul 03 2008 14:00:00

Dennis Haysbert likes to believe his portrayal as the first African-American U.S. president on Fox's 24 may have helped pave the way for Barack Obama

Child sex operations bustedupdated: Wed Jun 25 2008 22:01:00

Authorities have arrested 389 members of prostitution operations and removed 21 juveniles from sex-selling ring.

FBI arrests hundreds in child sex crackdownupdated: Wed Jun 25 2008 22:01:00

In a series of raids, authorities have arrested more than 300 members of prostitution operations and removed 21 juveniles from sex-selling rings, the FBI announced Wednesday.

Quakes confuse experts, send kids under their desksupdated: Thu May 01 2008 17:38:00

Experts are mystified by a "swarm" of earthquakes hitting Reno, Nevada.

Nevada earthquake damageupdated: Thu May 01 2008 17:38:00

Residents clean up after a magnitude 4.7 earthquake causes minor damage in Reno, Nevada.

Arizona wildfires spreadupdated: Wed Apr 30 2008 22:32:00

High winds make it difficult for crews to contain a two-thousand acre wildfire near the Grand Canyon.

Fear stalks Reno campusupdated: Fri Feb 22 2008 23:08:00

A serial rapist may be stalking a Nevada campus and students are taking measures to defend themselves.

Slain student remembered as 'angel' at vigilupdated: Fri Feb 22 2008 23:08:00

Candles illuminated the somber faces of hundreds of people who gathered Friday night near the University of Nevada-Reno for a vigil to remember slain college student Brianna Denison.

Excerpt: Cafferty: I couldn't vote out my parentsupdated: Tue Feb 12 2008 14:30:00

Looking back, I wish my parents, Tom and Jean Cafferty, had been emotionally equipped to do a better job of looking out for my younger brother, Terry, and me. It's bad enough when the rich, powerful, and arrogant people we put in office tilt the playing field against citizens striving to make an honest go of it. This makes me want to scream, or at least rant for a few minutes a day on CNN. Sadly, the demons my parents had to fight when I was growing up weren't the kind you get to vote out of office every couple of years. They were there with us at home.

Guide: Booming growth turning Nevada into battleground stateupdated: Fri Jan 18 2008 15:03:00

Republicans have won eight of the last 10 presidential elections in Nevada, but the state is increasingly becoming a battleground in presidential politics.

CNNMoney: Gas prices back up a dimeupdated: Sun Jan 13 2008 17:31:00

After a lull toward the end of 2007, gas prices shot back up nearly ten cents a gallon over the past three weeks, crossing the $3 mark again, according to a survey published Sunday.

Storm causes levee to breakupdated: Sat Jan 05 2008 19:43:00

I-Reporter Denny Berry recalls what happened when the levee near Reno, Nevada broke.

CNNMoney: Meridian Gold succumbs to $3.6B bidupdated: Sun Sep 23 2007 22:54:00

Canadian miner Meridian Gold Inc. agreed to be acquired by Yamana Gold Inc. after the gold miner further raised its hostile takeover bid to about $3.56 billion, the companies said Monday.

SI.com: Caption This: Reader Responsesupdated: Thu Jun 07 2007 21:04:00

Guys, I'm so dedicated I'm going to catch the ball with my face. -- Kevin, Paducah, Ky.

Tonight's facts: Crime statisticsupdated: Mon Jun 04 2007 18:07:00

These are some of the facts from tonight's broadcast that you might find interesting. As of 2006, the murder rate was up by 6.7% in cities of a million or more. Some of the cities where that increase took place: • Phoenix • Miami • San Diego • Oakland, California • Corpus Christi, Texas • Grand Rapids, Michigan • Reno, Nevada • Little Rock, Arkansas Overall crime was up nationwide by 1.3% in 2006 Robberies rose 6% in 2006 Rapes dropped 2% in 2006 Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation

Estes leads despite Miyazato Acesupdated: Sat Aug 26 2006 06:20:00

American Bob Estes grabbed the lead but Japan's Yusaku Miyazato captured the spotlight in the Reno-Tahoe Open second round in Reno, Nevada on Friday.

Fortune: TECHNOLOGY TO WATCH USING HOT ROCKS TO GENERATE ENERGY The biggest -- and cleanest -- power source on earth is buried deep underupdated: Mon Dec 28 1992 00:01:00

A great furnace lies hidden in the depths of the earth. It holds 30 times as much energy as all the earth's oil, gas, and coal deposits -- enough clean, efficient power to last mankind thousands of...

Fortune: PORTFOLIO TALK WHAT TO BUY WHEN YOU'RE BEARISHupdated: Mon May 04 1992 00:01:00

Arthur Bonnel, 46, of Reno, Nevada, isn't afraid of a good gamble. But he doesn't like the odds he's getting in the stock market lately. As portfolio manager of the high-performance MIM Stock Appre...

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