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Man arrested in fatal shooting outside strip club
Thursday, June 30, 2016
A man has been arrested in a fatal shooting earlier this month in the parking lot of a strip club, according to Metro Police. Kenneth Fletcher, 31, was arrested ...
Judge rejects bid to block posting Nevada sex offender names
Judge rejects bid to block posting Nevada sex offender names
Thursday, June 30, 2016
A Nevada judge didn't put a last-minute stop on a state plan to begin posting the names of thousands of convicted sex offenders whose ...
Poll shows Clinton, Trump in dead heat in Nevada
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are in a dead heat in Nevada, according to a poll released today that shows the Democratic and Republican presumptive nominees for president each with ...
Nevada gaming revenue down 4.53 percent in May
Nevada gaming revenue down 4.53 percent in May
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Led by a steep drop on the Las Vegas Strip, Nevada gaming revenue fell more than 4 percent last month, the state reported today. The Gaming Control Board ...
Nevada gets $5.3 million as part of settlements with Volkswagen
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Nevada expects to get $5.3 million from Volkswagen to settle allegations that the carmaker cheated on emissions tests and put ...
Firefighters put out blaze on house balcony
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Firefighters responded to a fire on the balcony of a northeast valley house this morning, according to the Clark County Fire Department. The call came in ...
Photo: Viridiana Vidal, Nevada director of America's Voic
Panelists: Language barrier holding back Hispanics financially
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Higher wages, more formal education and a stronger connectivity with Nevada’s English-speaking community will drive future wealth among Nevada’s growing Hispanic population, business leaders and ...
Trooper hit by bus, injured near Hoover Dam
Trooper hit by bus, injured near Hoover Dam
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
A Nevada Highway Patrol trooper was hit by a bus and suffered serious injuries near Hoover Dam this morning, spokeswoman Trooper Chelsea Stuenkel said. The trooper ...
Clark County coroner identifies man dead in SUV dragging case
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
An 87-year-old man who might have suffered a medical emergency before he was dragged to his death Monday has been identified …
Las Vegas-area air advisory extended due to wildfire smoke
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Public health officials in Las Vegas have extended an air quality advisory due to smoke from wildfires in California and in mountains west of Las Vegas. The Clark County Department of Air Quality said ...
Photo: Sister Dr. Judy Nelson of Dignity Health-St. Rose
Conference focuses on giving the homeless hope, help
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Nearly 80 representatives from Southern Nevada communities, hospitals, nonprofits, religious organizations and government agencies met in Henderson today with the goal of ...
Photo: An air tanker drops retardant on a brush fire near
Crews close to containing wildfire west of Las Vegas
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Firefighters are close to controlling a wildfire in a mountain canyon about 25 miles west of Las Vegas. U.S. Forest Service spokesman Ray Johnson said ...
Photo: Shrimp cocktail and pancakes are popular offerings
Downtown deals: Still plenty of interesting food specials in wake of casino closures
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
With the closing of the Mermaids and La Bayou casinos Monday, Las Vegas is also saying goodbye to fried Twinkies, fried Oreos and the $1.50 All-American hot dog special. But despite the loss of those three signature concession items, downtown Las Vegas is still loaded with cheap and unique food specials. Here are a few ...
Ads attack Nevada Senate candidate Cortez Masto over Uber
Monday, June 27, 2016
A PAC is launching a $1.2 million ad blitz criticizing Democratic Senate candidate Catherine Cortez Masto for her role in ride-hailing service Uber's temporary shutdown ...
Metro Police release video of 2 sought in triple shooting
Metro Police release video of 2 sought in triple shooting
Monday, June 27, 2016
Police in Las Vegas have released convenience store video and photo images of two men sought in a weekend triple shooting that left an 18-year-old dead and two other ...