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By The Associated Press | Posted - Jan. 4, 2016 at 4:01 p.m.



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BURNS, Ore. (AP) — Ammon Bundy says two Oregon ranchers who face long prison sentences for setting fire to public land have been treated unfairly. The son of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy is acting as spokesman for an armed group occupying the national wildlife refuge. Cliven Bundy was involved in a 2014 standoff with the government over grazing rights.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A judge has sentenced a self-styled pimp to death after he was convicted of killing three people by firing into a moving vehicle on the Las Vegas Strip nearly three years ago. Ammar Harris was found guilty in October in the pre-dawn carnage in February 2013, following a dispute at a hip-hop event at the Aria resort.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Nev. (AP) — Dozens of skiers and snowboarders were evacuated from a chairlift at a Lake Tahoe resort after an unoccupied chair fell from the cable. Heavenly Mountain Resort says no one was injured after the Sunday morning incident. A statement from the resort says the chair fell from the downhill side of the North Bowl lift around 11 a.m.

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Reno police say two people were wounded after an argument led to a shooting outside a bar early Sunday. Witnesses say the victims and two suspects got into a verbal altercation just before the shooting erupted. A $1,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and prosecution of suspects.

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