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Illegal Immigrants Warned To Study Hard For Their California Driver’s License Written Test

Illegal immigrants hoping to obtain their California driver’s license come January are being encouraged to study for the written test. The preparation is a warning following Nevada’s recent high-failure rates.

07/15/2014

Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch brothel in Nevada. (CBS)

Nevada Brothel Owner Looks At Lawsuit After Oakland Billboard Taken Down

The owner of a Nevada brothel may file a lawsuit against the City of Oakland after his billboard promoting one of his establishments was taken down after complaints from city leaders and neighbors.

06/11/2014

A billboard along I-580 in Oakland advertising the Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Nevada. (CBS)

Oakland Billboard Advertising Nevada ‘Bunny Ranch’ Taken Down

A sign on an Oakland billboard advertising a brothel in Nevada was taken down this week, following complaints from a city leader and concerned parents.

06/10/2014

A billboard along I-580 in Oakland advertising the Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Nevada. (CBS)

Billboard Advertising Nevada ‘Bunny Ranch’ Leaves East Bay Parents Concerned

Drivers in the East Bay may be taken by surprise by a billboard advertising a Nevada brothel.

06/05/2014

Nicholas Wessel (Sparks, NV Police Dept.)

Richmond Man Accused Of Sex Assault, Child Porn After Allegedly Luring Teen Girls To Nevada

A Richmond man has been arrested for allegedly luring two teenage girls from California to Nevada and sexually assaulting one of them, police said Thursday.

05/08/2014

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Under-The-Radar National Parks

Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.

04/29/2014

A missing snowboarder from San Francisco was found after a night in the cold in the Sierra. (CBS)

Missing SF Snowboarder Found Alive In Sierra After Night In Cold

A missing snowboarder from San Francisco was found alive after spending the night in the cold in the Sierra.

04/01/2014

A crew with the California Department of Water Resources measures the snowpack in the Sierra. (CBS)

Sierra Snowpack Gets Boost From String Of Storms

A string of storms is giving a much-needed boost to a dismal Sierra snowpack just before the traditional peak of the snow season.

03/30/2014

A black bear scavenges for food at Sequoia National Park in Central California on October 10, 2009. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Tahoe Couple Gets Death Threats After Bear Is Captured And Euthanized

A Lake Tahoe couple filed a police report saying they received numerous death threats and harassing messages after reporting problems with a black bear that was captured and euthanized by Nevada wildlife officials.

12/21/2013

Police on the scene of a fatal shooting at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno, Nev. on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

2 Dead, Including Gunman In Reno Hospital Shooting

A suicidal gunman opened fire at a Reno hospital campus Tuesday, killing one person, wounding two others and sending police on a door-to-door search within the facility amid the chaos.

12/17/2013

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