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August 31, 2016

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Las Vegas man accused of video post threatening terrorist attack
Las Vegas man accused of video post threatening terrorist attack
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
A Las Vegas man who police say posed in battlefield gear and assault weapons for an internet video saying he intended to shoot "Satanists" and "homosexuals"
Child hospitalized after being shot in northwest valley
Monday, August 29, 2016
A child was hospitalized Sunday evening with injuries that weren’t life threatening ...
Argument in North Las Vegas leads to shooting that kills 1
Sunday, August 28, 2016
A man has died after a Saturday evening argument escalated into a shooting in North Las Vegas ...
Police: Suspect in fatal pipe beating was high school friend of victim
Police: Suspect in fatal pipe beating was high school friend of victim
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Two days after rekindling an old high school friendship with her alleged killer, the woman lay dead, her mostly naked body covered with a blanket after being fatally struck with ...
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When schools are threatened, untold learning time is lost
Monday, August 22, 2016
Violent or disruptive threats are increasing nationwide, according to police, school employees, security consultants and others, blamed sometimes on local students and sometimes on outsiders seeking to cause disruptions or a big emergency response
California crime measure triggers 52,000 fewer arrests
Sunday, August 21, 2016
A 2014 California voter-approved initiative that reduced penalties for certain drug and property crimes has led to the lowest arrest rate in state history as police frequently ignore those illegal activities ...
Suspect's ex-girlfriend lived at Alabama home where 5 slain
Sunday, August 21, 2016
The suspect in the killing of five people at a home in Alabama attacked them while they slept and then abducted his estranged girlfriend and an infant — both of whom were found alive ...
Man dies after fight in central valley
Sunday, August 21, 2016
A man died Saturday after suffering a head injury during a fight in the central valley ...
Police: Threat over drug money spurred brutal, fiery attack on Las Vegas family
Police: Threat over drug money spurred brutal, fiery attack on Las Vegas family
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
A threat over a shipment of illegal drugs led to a Las Vegas family being bound, stabbed and beaten by assailants who then set fire to their home as they lay bleeding. The attack left ...
Defendant in Vegas Strip slayings case deemed fit for trial
Monday, August 15, 2016
A 30-year-old ex-convict has been deemed fit for trial in a death penalty case stemming from a car-to-car shooting that killed two California women and critically wounded a man in February near the Las Vegas Strip ....
At least 1 suspect sought in shooting at Silver Nugget that kills 2
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Two men were shot and killed this morning in a parking lot at the Silver Nugget Casino ...
Two men sought in Sunday morning robbery of Hooters casino
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Metro Police are searching for two men who robbed the Hooters casino this morning ...
Las Vegas man found shot to death on NLV sidewalk identified
Sunday, August 14, 2016
A man who was shot to death Saturday morning on a sidewalk in North Las Vegas has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office ...
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'Grim Sleeper' headed to death row, but mystery remains
Sunday, August 14, 2016
he death sentence of the "Grim Sleeper" serial killer last week put to rest a case that spanned more than three decades, but it left another mystery wide open ...
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Police: Man shot in Milwaukee had a gun in his hand
Sunday, August 14, 2016
The black man whose killing by police touched off rioting in Milwaukee was shot by a black officer after turning toward him with a gun in his hand, the police chief said Sunday, as Wisconsin's governor put the National Guard on standby against any further violence in the city ...