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May 4, 2016

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Heller to vote against Clinton, not necessarily for Trump
Heller to vote against Clinton, not necessarily for Trump
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Sen. Dean Heller says he's committed to voting against Hillary Clinton, but isn't committing to vote for Donald Trump. Heller made the comments to reporters Wednesday in Las Vegas, shortly after Texas Sen. Ted Cruz dropped out of the presidential race and ...
Photo: An artists rendering depicts the planned Resorts W
Resorts World construction to ramp up this year, finish in 2019
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Resorts World Las Vegas will begin full-scale construction sometime in the last three months of this year, an executive affiliated with the $4 billion project told Nevada gaming regulators today. Appearing before the Nevada Gaming Control Board ...
Police seek truck after fatal shooting of security guard
Police seek truck after fatal shooting of security guard
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Metro Police are seeking a “vehicle of interest” in the fatal shooting of a security guard last week at a southwest valley construction site. Investigators are looking for a newer model ...
Tivoli Village expansion set to open in October
Tivoli Village expansion set to open in October
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Tenants to include Canter’s Deli, Restoration Hardware
Owners of Tivoli Village have announced plans to open the Las Vegas property’s expansion, but their confirmed tenant lineup appears sparse. The expansion — part of Tivoli’s original plans last decade but shelved during the recession — would add ...
Ex-driver, 22, facing misdemeanor in fatal bus crash
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
A 22-year-old has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for driving a bus that jumped a curb, plowed through a bus shelter and ...
Lawsuit: L.V. worker fired for not accepting Scientology
Lawsuit: L.V. worker fired for not accepting Scientology
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
A Catholic woman fired from her job at a bottled water company led by a Nevada lawmaker has filed a federal lawsuit against the business, alleging she was pressured to watch videos on Scientology and was denied pay raises because ...
Driver robbed of wallet, car while delivering Chinese food
Driver robbed of wallet, car while delivering Chinese food
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
A delivery driver was attacked and robbed Monday night while dropping off Chinese food in the central valley, according to Metro Police. The driver, who works at China Joe’s Express ...
Teen pleads not guilty to murder in fatal stabbing
Teen pleads not guilty to murder in fatal stabbing
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
A Las Vegas 16-year-old has pleaded not guilty as an adult to murder, robbery and conspiracy charges in the stabbing death of a man at a fast-food restaurant. Jason Lloyd Carlton II and ...
Teen arrested in fatal stabbing during fight outside McDonald’s
Teen arrested in fatal stabbing during fight outside McDonald’s
Monday, May 2, 2016
A 16-year-old boy has been arrested in the stabbing death of a man during a fight last month outside a McDonald’s restaurant near Spring Mountain Road and ...
2 wounded, shooter sought after wedding gunfire in Pahrump
Monday, May 2, 2016
Two people were wounded and sheriff's deputies in Nye County are looking for their assailant after gunfire erupted at a weekend wedding reception in rural Pahrump. Sheriff's Sgt. David Boruchowitz says one person was shot ...
New ads take aim at U.S. Senate candidate Cortez Masto
New ads take aim at U.S. Senate candidate Cortez Masto
Monday, May 2, 2016
A Koch brothers-backed group announced it is shelling out $1 million for television and digital ads targeting ...
Rain and more rain pushes April toward top of record books
Rain and more rain pushes April toward top of record books
Saturday, April 30, 2016
This has been one of the wettest Aprils on record, with 1.37 inches of rain and more possible on the last day of the month. Only April 1965 — 2.5 inches — and April 1941 — 1.68 inches — had more rain than ...
Authorities ID man, 77, pronounced dead after head-on crash
Friday, April 29, 2016
A man pronounced dead after a head-on crash Tuesday on State Route 160 has been identified as Richard Caffejian, 77, of Pahrump, according to ...
Las Vegas water district official departs; FBI probing purchases
Friday, April 29, 2016
At least one Las Vegas water district official is no longer on the payroll, and federal authorities are investigating allegations that a purchasing agent made $4 million worth ...
Police: Man waited in line, tried to rob bank
Police: Man waited in line, tried to rob bank
Friday, April 29, 2016
Metro Police say they are looking for a man in a floppy hat who waited patiently in line at a bank, handed a teller a note demanding money and then took off empty-handed. The incident happened about ...