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June 27, 2016

7:32 a.m.

UK Treasury chief appeals for calm as companies eye move
Britain's Treasury chief sought Monday to ease concerns about the vote to leave the European Union, saying the economy is as strong as it could be to face the uncertainty — even as a survey showed many ...

7:23 a.m.

Photo: Trader Jeffrey Lucchesi works on the floor of the
Stocks, pound fall again due to UK vote uncertainty
U.S. stocks fell sharply in early trading Monday following another slide in European markets as investors ...

7:12 a.m.

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7:57 a.m.

Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic regulations
Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic regulations
The Supreme Court has struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter century. The justices voted 5-3 Monday in favor of Texas clinics that ...

7:03 a.m.

Moscow says Turkey has apologized for downing of Russian jet
Turkey's president has apologized to Moscow for the downing of a Russian military jet at the Syrian border, a spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday. Putin has received a message ...

Sunday

June 26, 2016

11:01 a.m.

Photo: The remains of mobile homes devastated by a wildfi
Death toll may rise in destructive California wildfire
Lighter winds are helping firefighters make gains on a voracious and deadly wildfire in central California that has burned 150 homes and claimed two lives. The toll may rise ...

7:44 a.m.

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Owners of AR-style firearms defend their weapon of choice
Karen Butler still remembers the first time she picked up an AR-15-style rifle a decade ago ...

7:21 a.m.

Photo: A worker with H2O Environmental cleans up in front
South valley shooting leaves two in critical condition
Three men were wounded, two critically, in a shooting at a south valley gas station parking ...

Saturday

June 25, 2016

6:10 p.m.

2 sought in man's shooting death on East Tropicana Avenue
Police are looking for two men in connection with a deadly shooting Friday night in the 5100 block of East Tropicana Avenue. Officers were called about 9:25 p.m. to …

5 p.m.

Woman rescued in fire near McLeod Drive; no one hurt
Woman rescued in fire near McLeod Drive; no one hurt
An elderly woman was rescued from a second-story balcony of a burning house Saturday afternoon, according to the Clark County Fire Department. Damage was …

12:19 p.m.

Fire on Casey Drive displaces 8, does $50,000 in damage
Fire on Casey Drive displaces 8, does $50,000 in damage
Eight people were displaced in a fire early Saturday in the 3300 block of Casey Drive. The blaze did an estimated $50,000 in damage; no one …

Friday

June 24, 2016

11:30 p.m.

14 rescued as SlotZilla zip line elevator goes on fritz
14 rescued as SlotZilla zip line elevator goes on fritz
There was a mechanical malfunction and crews used a ladder to get the 13 passengers and one operator down, officials said. No one was injured and ...

10:36 p.m.

1 killed in shooting near Tropicana, Nellis
Metro Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead in the east valley Friday night ...

9:40 p.m.

Attic fan sparks house fire in central valley
A fan being used to to blow out hot air from a house attic in the central valley sparked a blaze Friday afternoon ...

6 p.m.

North Las Vegas apartment building partially collapses
North Las Vegas apartment building partially collapses
An apartment building partially collapsed in North Las Vegas this afternoon. The organization said in social media that it was assisting ...

4:15 p.m.

Arkansas execution drug expiring before ruling takes effect
One of Arkansas' execution drugs will expire before a court decision upholding the state's execution law goes into effect. A spokesman for Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Friday that she will not ...

4:08 p.m.

Firefighters put out blaze at mobile home
A fire broke out in a single-wide mobile home this afternoon in the northeast valley, according to the Clark County Fire Department. Firefighters responded ...

3:05 p.m.

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Crisis or speed bump? What UK vote means for economy sectors
Britain's vote to leave the European Union adds a heavy dose of uncertainty to a world economy that is still struggling to reach full speed years after the global financial crisis. The most immediate pain will be felt in Britain. But economists say ...

2:52 p.m.

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Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay clean
An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more ...

2:36 p.m.

Smoke from California fires triggers air quality alert
Smoke from California fires triggers air quality alert
An air quality alert has been issued through Saturday morning because of ozone pollution and smoke from wildfires burning in ...

2:11 p.m.

Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuit
"Star Wars" creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art museum in Chicago, blaming delays over a lawsuit from a parks group opposed to development along ...

2 p.m.

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Bluegrass music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89
Ralph Stanley, a patriarch of Appalachian music who with his brother Carter helped expand and popularize the genre that became known as bluegrass, has died. He was 89. Stanley died Thursday at his home ...

1:32 p.m.

Police seek suspect in North Las Vegas armed robbery
Detectives are trying to identify a suspect in an armed robbery earlier this month at a business in North Las Vegas, police said. About 10:30 p.m. on June 7, a man ...

1:22 p.m.

Man's trial fitness questioned in Strip slayings case
State mental evaluations have been ordered to determine if an ex-convict is fit for a death penalty trial in a case stemming from ...

12:29 p.m.

Dad: Daughter, dead after Electric Daisy Carnival, had taken drugs
Dad: Daughter, dead after Electric Daisy Carnival, had taken drugs
The father of a 20-year-old California woman who died this week after collapsing in a parking lot at ...

12:03 p.m.

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Obama names Stonewall national monument; 1st for gay rights
President Barack Obama created the first national monument to gay rights on Friday, designating the site of the Stonewall riots in Manhattan where the modern gay rights movement took root nearly five decades ago. The Stonewall National Monument will be anchored by ...