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PNS Daily Newscast - November 15, 2018 


Lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested on a domestic violence charge. Also on the Thursday rundown: More testimony on Ohio's "anti-protest" bill; and we'll take you to the Dakotas to celebrate American Education Week.

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Public News Service - NV: Gun Violence Prevention

Nevada is an open-carry and concealed-carry state that does not require permits for long guns or handguns. (Rich Legge/iStockphoto)

LAS VEGAS – The Guardian Angel Cathedral in Las Vegas overflowed with thousands of mourners last night, as did the city Plaza in Reno - all to remember the dozens of victims killed in a horrific massacre at a country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip on Sunday. Speakers emphasized the ne

A new report shows states like Nevada with more permissive gun laws have higher rates of gun violence.(Ultra1s/iStockphoto)

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Nevada ranks 11th worst in the nation for gun violence, and third for the rate at which women are fatally shot by an intimate partner, according to a new report from the Center for American Progress. The report also found that states with the strictest gun laws had the lowe

The Nevada Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges moved from Chicago to Reno, Nev., in 1969. They provide expert advice to judges and officers of the court all across the nation on the issue of domestic violence. Courtesy: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges

RENO, Nev. - It is an issue that is gaining plenty of national attention this month, and odds are few Nevadans know Reno is the place many judges across the U.S. turn to when they need expert advice on domestic-violence cases. Eryn Branch, program director for domestic relations with the National

PHOTO: The Nevada State Education Association says this week's deadly school shooting in Sparks shows the need to continue the national discussion on school violence. Photo courtesy Washoe County School District.

SPARKS, Nevada - This week's deadly school shooting in Sparks will continue the ongoing national discussion on violence at schools, according to the head of the Nevada State Education Association. Police say a 12-year-old boy fatally shot his math teacher, Michael Landsberry, 45, an NSEA member, at

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