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Police: One person wounded, two suspects sought in shooting
Police: One person wounded, two suspects sought in shooting
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
One person is in the hospital after a shooting this afternoon in the west valley, Metro Police said. Police were called about ...
Slow start, gradual improvement for U.S. Internet gambling
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Gambling industry participants and analysts agree that Internet betting is off to a slow start in the U.S. But despite challenges including ...
Jet returns to Las Vegas after wing flap issue reported
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A flight headed to New York returned to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas today after a reported issue with ...
Former Metro Police officer arrested on child porn counts
Former Metro Police officer arrested on child porn counts
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A former Metro Police officer was arrested this morning on counts of possession and distribution of child pornography, police said. Patrick Taylor, 50, surrendered about 8:30 a.m. to investigators at the ...
Ruptured water line along Eastern Avenue to be fixed today
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A break in a fire hydrant supply line that has restricted lanes on Eastern Avenue since Sunday should be fixed by ...
Man serving time for fatal DUI dies in prison
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Nevada prison officials say a 56-year-old inmate died in custody while serving time for driving under the influence in a crash that killed a bicyclist in Las Vegas. The Nevada Department of Corrections issued a statement ...
Photo: A hearse carrying the remains of blues musician B.
Processional on Beale Street in Memphis honors B.B. King
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A Dixieland jazz band walked ahead of a slow black hearse and a crowd of thousands followed as the city of Memphis said farewell Wednesday to ...
Firefighter critically burned while refueling chainsaw
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A seasonal U.S. Forest Service firefighter is in critical but stable condition after suffering injuries Monday while working on a small fire on ...
Coroner IDs man shot to death at apartment complex
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A man Metro Police said was shot to death after arguing with an acquaintance at a northeast valley apartment complex Monday has been identified ...
Pub evacuated after smoke reported in bathroom
Pub evacuated after smoke reported in bathroom
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A PT’s Pub in the southwest valley was evacuated this morning after smoke was reported in the men’s bathroom, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials said. After searching the building ...
Quick fix planned for earthquake-damaged freeway ramp
Quick fix planned for earthquake-damaged freeway ramp
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A state road official says a busy earthquake-damaged freeway ramp near downtown Las Vegas will need one night to repair. Nevada Department of Transportation ...
Men accused of using counterfeit keys to steal from mailboxes
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Two men accused of using counterfeit keys to steal checks, credit cards, and other information from mailboxes were to be arraigned today before ...
Police say man attempted to dismember body, set it on fire
Police say man attempted to dismember body, set it on fire
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
A man arrested on a murder count after a woman was found dead at his apartment Thursday told police she tried to charge him for sex, and he attempted to dismember and light the body on fire. Police discovered ...
U.S. Rep. Dina Titus won’t run for Harry Reid’s Senate seat
U.S. Rep. Dina Titus won’t run for Harry Reid’s Senate seat
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, widely believed to have been contemplating a bid to replace outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, announced plans to run for re-election ...
U.S. judge throws out evidence in FBI ruse case
U.S. judge throws out evidence in FBI ruse case
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
A federal judge has thrown out evidence collected by FBI agents who posed as Internet repairmen to get into Las Vegas Strip hotel rooms last summer during an investigation into ...

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