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CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is hitting back at comments California Gov. Jerry Brown made about other states' gun laws after the deadly shooting in San Bernardino. Brown said Nevada and Arizona's looser gun laws are "a gigantic backdoor through which any terrorist can walk." In a statement, Sandoval spokeswoman Mari St. Martin called Brown's characterization "wrong and irresponsible."

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Uber plans to bring ridesharing to either side of Lake Tahoe before the end of the year. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports a recent agreement with Nevada allowed the company to launch simultaneously on the California and Nevada sides of Lake Tahoe. A company spokeswoman says being fully regulated in Nevada makes it easier to launch in an area where people will frequently cross the state line.

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Reno police say one person is dead and two others hurt in a shooting early yesterday. Authorities say someone fired several shots into a home from the street. Three people were transported to a hospital, where one of them died. The other two suffered injuries that were non-life-threatening. Police are trying to determine if one or more suspects was involved.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities have identified a woman who was found dead after a fire in an east Las Vegas apartment. The Clark County coroner's office says 24-year-old Cheryl Dean was the victim discovered in the blaze but did not release a cause of death. County fire officials initially reported that an elderly woman had suffered fatal injuries.

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