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Officials: Mom killed in shootout had drugs in her system
Officials: Mom killed in shootout had drugs in her system
Thursday, April 30, 2015
A Las Vegas mother killed in a neighborhood shootout had a powerful pain medication and a common anti-anxiety muscle relaxant in her system before her organs were donated. That's according to ...
Two get prison time for beating school crossing guard
Two get prison time for beating school crossing guard
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
A 21-year-old man and his 23-year-old girlfriend have been sentenced to state prison for attacking and injuring a Las Vegas school crossing guard who waved them to a stop in a car that witnesses said was speeding through ...
UFC champ Jon Jones appears in court on hit-and-run charge
UFC champ Jon Jones appears in court on hit-and-run charge
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones has made his first court appearance in connection with a hit-and-run that police say left a pregnant woman with a broken arm. Jones appeared in ...
Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson takes shots at ex-CEO in court
Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson takes shots at ex-CEO in court
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Billionaire casino CEO and chairman Sheldon Adelson says he doesn't oversee day-to-day business of Las Vegas Sands Corp. but lawyers ...
Las Vegas man linked to bitcoin poker site facing prosecution
Las Vegas man linked to bitcoin poker site facing prosecution
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
In what’s believed to be an unprecedented move for Nevada, state Attorney General Adam Laxalt announced today that his office is prosecuting an individual tied to a poker website targeted by ...
Father pleads not guilty as infant death is ruled a homicide
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The father accused of murder has pleaded not guilty in the homicide of a Las Vegas infant in November. The Clark County Coroner's office said Tuesday that 7-month-old Raymond Rodriguez-Gonzalez died ...
Defense asking judge to toss out FBI ruse case
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Days after a federal judge ruled the FBI violated a wealthy Malaysian businessman's constitutional rights in an international Internet gambling probe, defense attorneys in Las Vegas are ...
North Las Vegas Municipal Court evacuated over ‘suspicious device’
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The North Las Vegas Municipal Court building was evacuated for about 90 minutes this morning after a ‘suspicious device’ was found outside the building, authorities said. It was later determined that the device was ...
Teen held in slaying of neighborhood mom indicted in knife case
Teen held in slaying of neighborhood mom indicted in knife case
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A 19-year-old awaiting trial on murder and other charges in the shooting death of a Las Vegas mother of four was indicted Wednesday on felony allegations in a separate case alleging that he ...
Las Vegas teen, ex-casino worker plead not guilty to counterfeiting
Las Vegas teen, ex-casino worker plead not guilty to counterfeiting
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A former Pennsylvania casino worker and a Nevada high school student have pleaded not guilty to charges in a Uganda-based scheme that ...
Police: Second arrest in case of alleged trafficked Las Vegas teen
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
A second person has been arrested in the case of a 14-year-old Las Vegas girl who authorities say was brought to North Dakota in a human trafficking case. Minot police say 18-year-old Kevin Fleming was arrested Monday in Las Vegas and will ...
Las Vegas sports bettor taking plea in federal wagering case
Las Vegas sports bettor taking plea in federal wagering case
Monday, April 20, 2015
A prominent Las Vegas sports bettor and family members are due to plead guilty to reduced charges to avoid federal trial on allegations that they headed a multimillion-dollar illegal wagering operation. Defense attorney Kathleen Bliss declined comment about ...
Senate OKs bill cracking down on teacher-student sex crimes
Friday, April 17, 2015
Nevada senators have passed a bill that would toughen penalties against teachers and other school workers who have sexual relationships with students. Senators unanimously approved SB192 on Friday. It now heads ...
New appeals court could cost Nevada Supreme Court 2 justices
Friday, April 17, 2015
The Nevada Supreme Court has a staffing problem. And it can thank the new Nevada Court of Appeals. Two seats on the state’s high court will be revoked if ...
Caesars division asks for more time to file bankruptcy plan
Caesars division asks for more time to file bankruptcy plan
Friday, April 17, 2015
The bankrupt operating division of casino empire Caesars Entertainment Corp. wants more time to file its reorganization plan to get out from under some $18 billion in debt. Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. lawyers filed a motion this week asking ...

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