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6

is how many people nationwide were able to register through the federal government’s problem-plauged website for Obamacare the first day it became avaliable.

117,059

is the number of publicly managed urban trees in Clark County, including the municipalities, UNLV and the Clark County School District. The school district accounts for 26 percent of those trees.

6 years

is the maximum sentence nurse anesthetist Keith Mathahs received for his role in the 2007 hepatitis C outbreak involving Dr. Dipak Desai.

$958.8 million

was the amount of gaming revenue generated in Nevada in September, a 7.41 percent increase.

$187.2 million

in net income was reported by NV Energy in the third quarter, down $36 million from last year.

$14.8 billion

is the amount car markers and dealers spent on advertising in 2012.

3,000

or more Culinary union members blocked three lanes of Strip traffic Friday in front of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas to spur contract negotiations at the non-union property.

120

Culinary union members were arrested last week during a protest at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas after entering the property and sat in a circle just inside the resort’s Strip entrance.

80 years

in prison is how long 25-year-old Gary Lee Hosey Jr. was sentenced for pleading guilty to four counts of DUI with death and one count of DUI with substantial bodily harm.

$244,520

is how much the county run Clark County Shooting Complex lost in the three month period of July through September.

15,837

is how many people showed up Saturday to Sam Boyd Stadium to watch UNLV become bowl eligible for the first time in seemingly forever. They lost.

Sources: Review-Journal, Washington Post, Columbia Journalism Review.