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By The Associated Press | Posted - May 11, 2015 at 7:30 a.m.



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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police are investigating the motive behind the death of a woman found with multiple gunshot wounds in a northeast valley home. The Las Vegas Sun reports that police say the woman was watching TV with a family member when they heard a knock at the door. The woman answered, and the suspect immediately fired shots. The suspect drove away in a light-colored four-door sedan with tinted windows.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Clark County officials are investigating after elevated levels of bacteria closed down two indoor pools. KSNV-TV reports that the Desert Breeze Aquatic facility and the West Flamingo adult facility in Las Vegas closed after two separate strains of staph bacteria were found in the water. There are no local or state protocols for dealing with possible staph bacteria so the county is looking to the World Health Organization for guidance.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has charged the owners of a Carson City rental house with refusing to rent to a couple because they have children. HUD says that Betty and Hughston Brinson are charged with engaging in discriminatory housing practices.

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Lahontan cutthroat trout are successfully reproducing in the lower Truckee River east of Reno in what experts are calling a major milestone in efforts to restore the population once on the brink of extinction. Last year, cutthroats raised from a strain of a remnant population near the Nevada-Utah line spawned upstream from Pyramid Lake for the first time in nearly 80 years.

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