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By The Associated Press | Posted - May 11, 2015 at 5:31 p.m.



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CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada assemblywoman says she'll continue fighting for a hotly debated measure that would allow concealed weapon permit holders to bring guns onto college campuses. Republican Assemblywoman Michele Fiore (fee-OHR'-ee) says she'll continue to lead the charge for bill, even if it doesn't receive a hearing by Friday's bill passage deadline.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada senators are reviving a bill that would dump Nevada's caucus system and replace it with a primary to choose presidential nominees. The bill is backed by Republicans and would switch the caucus to a primary scheduled on the last Tuesday in February. Senators voted Monday to amend the bill and allow Democrats to keep their caucus.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Gov. Brian Sandoval's spokeswoman says she made an error in judgment after being arrested on suspicion of drunken driving. Mari St. Martin was arrested in Reno on Friday night. In a statement, she said she expects to be held accountable for her actions. Sandoval said in a statement that he is "extremely disappointed" in St. Martin.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas fire investigators say the blaze that forced more than 40 people from their apartment building yesterday started with a fire on a stove. Fire officials say the flames gutted one apartment in the two-story building at the Wood Lake Villa Apartments. The American Red Cross says it is helping find temporary shelter, food and clothing for 25 adults and 18 children.

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