Washoe County school cops have M16s from Pentagon

School police departments across the country have taken advantage of free military surplus gear, stocking up on mine resistant armored vehicles, grenade launchers and scores of M16 rifles.

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Man shot while trying to stop armed robber speaks out
An armed robbery at CVS two weeks ago ended with the suspect being shot and killed by Reno police near the Peppermill. One of the witnesses, who tried to take on the robber, is recovering from a gunshot wound. News 4's Ashley Cullins talked to him about what happened that day. She also talked to law enforcement about what you should do if you find yourself in that situation in this On Your Side report. Video Video


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When we talk about bullying, a lot of the conversation surrounds what to do if your child is being bullied. But what should you do if your child is the one doing the bullying? News 4's Ashley Cullins took that question to the school district in this On Your Side report. Video Video

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Think the flu's only a big threat to kids and seniors? Influenza hospitalized a surprisingly high number of young and middle-aged adults last winter — and this time around the government wants more of them vaccinated.
 U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (D-NY) gives a policy speech at Renewable Energy Group November 6, 2007 in Newton, Iowa. Clinton spoke about her 10 year, $150 billion energy plan aimed at fighting global warming through lowering greenhouse gasses, boosting fuel efficiency and increasing alternative energy use. (Getty Images)
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Not every Iowa Democrat is cheering for Hillary Rodham Clinton to run for president. Some have an intense desire for someone else.
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Iran rules out cooperating with US in Iraq
Iran's foreign minister is ruling out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warning that the terrorist group poses a much broader global threat that needs new thinking to eradicate.


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