Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.

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TOP STORIES

PRIMARY VOTING SNAGS-NEVADA

RENO, Nev. — A newspaper has found that voting machine problems were more common during the June primary election in Nevada than officials reported at the time. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Longer version.

WILDLAND FIREFIGHTERS-STUDY

BOISE, Idaho — Researchers have expanded a health-monitoring study of wildland firefighters after a previous study found season-long health declines and deteriorating reaction times. Eighteen firefighters who parachute from airplanes to battle flames are wearing advanced motion monitors this summer to track how they hold up. By Keith J. Ridler. SENT: 870 words, photos.

IN BRIEF:

— BURNING MAN-POPULATION: The Burning Man festival for a time had to restrict entry to the northern Nevada desert event because its population exceeded the limit of 70,000 limit set under its federal land-use permit.

SPORTS:

BC--T25-UNLV-USC

LOS ANGELES — J.T. Daniels becomes the second true freshman quarterback to start a season opener for No. 15 Southern California when the Trojans welcome the Rebels to the Coliseum. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Starts 1 p.m. PDT.

FBC--PORTLAND ST-NEVADA

RENO, Nev. — Portland State visits Nevada.

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