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The city is rolling out a series of regulations to cut emissions over the next five years.
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Emails say that the murders are acts of vengeance for a series of sexual assaults.
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Some council members say they did not actually do what another city councilman said they did.
He smoked a lot of pot.
Anti-police brutality activists in Las Vegas are facing graffiti and property defacement charges.
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