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July 26, 2016

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Photo: The scene of a bus crash is surveyed Sunday, July
Authorities: Van in crash with Cowboys bus failed to yield
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Authorities say a van that collided with a Dallas Cowboys staff bus at an Arizona highway intersection failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign. The Arizona Department of Public Safety says the van's four occupants who were all killed in ...
Photo: One of the many sculptured angels about the exteri
Tony Bennett, Wayne Newton to help trumpet Caesars’ 50th anniversary
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Fireworks, food and fame — led by singing legend Tony Bennett — will be the order of the weekend as Caesars Palace celebrates its 50th anniversary Aug. 5 and 6. Announced today is ...
Firefighters put out blaze at southwest valley warehouse
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Firefighters discovered machinery and linen on fire this morning after responding to a large, two-story warehouse in the southwest valley, according to ...
Arson probed after minor fires at Mormon church, union hall
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Local and federal authorities are investigating a pair of apparent arson attempts at a Mormon church and a neighboring firefighters' union hall in ...
Photo: Smoke from California wildfires obscures the view
Wildfire smoke triggers air quality advisory
Monday, July 25, 2016
Clark County’s Department of Air Quality has issued an advisory for today and Tuesday for potentially elevated levels of ozone and smoke from ...
Nevada center stage at DNC Hispanic Caucus meeting
Monday, July 25, 2016
Nevada took center stage at a meeting of the Democratic National Committee’s Hispanic Caucus this morning, where panelists touched on a host of issues from immigration reform to ...
Truck spills load on Sahara Avenue, blocks lane
Monday, July 25, 2016
A semitrailer spilled its contents onto the road this morning in the southeast valley, shutting down one lane of Sahara Avenue, according to Metro Police. The accident happened ...
Van in wreck with Dallas Cowboys staff bus was turning left
Van in wreck with Dallas Cowboys staff bus was turning left
Monday, July 25, 2016
Four people died when their van turned left at a highway intersection in northwestern Arizona and collided with a bus carrying staffers but no ...
Police: 2 shot in attempted robbery of Pokemon Go players
Police: 2 shot in attempted robbery of Pokemon Go players
Monday, July 25, 2016
Authorities say a gunman tried to rob a group of people playing the Pokemon Go game at a Las Vegas park, so a player pulled a firearm and the ...
Sanders supporters demand apology at Nevada delegation meeting
Sanders supporters demand apology at Nevada delegation meeting
Monday, July 25, 2016
Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, a longtime Bernie Sanders supporter who has endorsed Hillary Clinton, attempted to preach a message of unity at the ...
Man, 30, faces murder counts in 2 separate shootings
Man, 30, faces murder counts in 2 separate shootings
Friday, July 22, 2016
A 30-year-old man is facing murder counts in the deaths of a man found last year along a Las Vegas freeway and a woman gunned down on her porch in ...
Coroner IDs woman, 70, found dead in ransacked home
Friday, July 22, 2016
An elderly woman whose body was found in her ransacked east valley townhouse Wednesday morning has been identified by the ...
Man arrested on DUI count after critical-injury crash
Friday, July 22, 2016
A man was arrested early this morning on a count of DUI after a crash that sent another driver to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to Metro Police. A 19-year-old man was driving a Kia Rondo east on ...
Forecast high of 112 degrees just shy of record
Forecast high of 112 degrees just shy of record
Friday, July 22, 2016
Today’s forecast high of 112 degrees is just shy of a 1937 record of 114 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. As of 9:30 a.m., the temperature had ...
Man sentenced to 112 years in string of robberies
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Robbing two liquor stores, a convenience store, a payday loan company and an electronics store in 2014 — walking away with no more than $250 each time — has landed a man in prison for 112 years, according to ...