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Here is the latest Nevada news from The Associated Press

By The Associated Press | Posted - May 14, 2015 at 9:11 a.m.



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CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — State lawmakers haven taken action in order to reduce long lines and wait times at the Department of Motor Vehicles. The Nevada Appeal reports that the legislature has agreed to add nearly 60 positions including 54 technicians to staff service windows and five supervisors to oversee them.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a man found dead inside a northwest Las Vegas condominium appeared to have been stabbed multiple times. KVVU-TV reports that Las Vegas police say the victim was involved in an argument with another male when things got violent. The other male fled the scene. A description of the suspect was not immediately available.

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Jeb Bush isn't officially in the race yet, but he's already parting ways with one declared Republican presidential candidate regarding Yucca Mountain. The ex-Florida governor told reporters after a Reno town hall meeting yesterday that unlike Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, he believes a high-level nuclear waste repository should be built only where the state and local communities have reached a consensus that they want it there.

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada unions say they're concerned with a proposed law making it more difficult to picket and protest businesses. The bill would specifically forbid picketing on private property without permission and sets a misdemeanor penalty for disrupting or threatening businesses and their employees.

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