AP-NV--Nevada News Digest, NV
Jul. 21, 2018
Good afternoon. Here's an updated look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.
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BANNING LEGAL BROTHELS
RENO, Nev. — Workers at legal brothels in Nevada say an attention-grabbing pimp's campaign for the Legislature has sparked an anti-brothel effort in some counties that they fear could spread to other parts of the state that allow for legal prostitution. UPCOMING: 130 words, then longer version.
NATIONAL PARKS-DISABLED VISITORS
CAVE CITY, Ky. — Mammoth Cave National Park has upgraded a trail as part of a coordinated effort by the National Park Service to increase accessibility to disabled visitors. The Echo River Spring Trail reopened earlier this year after a $1.1 million transformation from a rutted gravel footpath to an 8-foot-wide concrete path. National Park Service accessibility chief Jeremy Buzzell says nine parks across the U.S. have received more than $10 million in federal funding to design and build accessibility projects. By Rebecca Reynolds Yonker. SENT: 760 words, photos.
— NEVADA WEATHER: A dust storm swept into the Las Vegas area Saturday, severely reducing visibility as forecasters warned that thunderstorms would damage trees and roofs.
— MAN STABBED-MOVING VEHICLE: Las Vegas police say a man was fatally stabbed with a knife as he drove a car.
— INTERSTATE-BIKES ONLY: Las Vegas-area bicyclists have had their one and only chance to test out a new section of interstate highway.
MOSCOW — The IBF and WBA cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev fights the WBC and WBO champion Oleksandr Usyk as both men aim to hold all four major titles in the division. The fight has political undercurrents since Gassiev is Russian and Usyk is Ukrainian. UPCOMING: 250 words by 11:30 p.m. GMT.