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Nevada Capitol evacuated after false fire alarm
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
More than 100 state workers were evacuated from the Nevada Capitol when a fire alarm sounded this afternoon. The Carson City Fire Department...
Truck fire shuts down I-15 near Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Truck fire shuts down I-15 near Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Interstate 15 North near the Las Vegas Motor Speedway was closed after a tractor-trailer caught fire, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. The fire, which was reported ...
Biden decries voting restrictions in Las Vegas NAACP address
Biden decries voting restrictions in Las Vegas NAACP address
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Vice President Joe Biden urged the NAACP on Wednesday to spread the word about what he called "a hailstorm" of measures to restrict citizens' ability to vote, trying to rally the Democratic Party's base before ...
New-home sales hit the skids in first half of year
New-home sales hit the skids in first half of year
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Despite a bump in sales last month, it’s been a slow year for local homebuilders. Southern Nevada developers sold 528 new homes in June, making it the best month of 2014, although ...
Goodwill of Southern Nevada not impacted by potential security breach
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Goodwill of Southern Nevada says it is not among the Goodwills involved in a potential security breach. Goodwill Industries Inc. said it was...
Coroner IDs woman hit, killed by SUV on Durango Drive
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
A woman hit by an SUV and killed while crossing a street in the west valley Monday night has been identified as Courtney Walker​, 49, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. The coroner did not...
Hundreds rally in Las Vegas to support Israel
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Hundreds of people rallied outside the federal courthouse in Las Vegas to show support for Israel as a conflict with Hamas rages. The Israeli-American Council Las Vegas organized the...
Car crash knocks out power for about 200 east valley residents
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
A car crash caused an early morning power outage that left 203 east valley residents without electricity, according to NV Energy. The outage began...
Truck fire reported on roof of Bellagio parking garage
Truck fire reported on roof of Bellagio parking garage
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Clark County firefighters are responding to a vehicle on fire on the roof of the Bellagio parking garage The Clark County Fire Department received a call...
Coroner IDs teen killed in weekend drive-by shooting
Coroner IDs teen killed in weekend drive-by shooting
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A man killed in a drive-by shooting Sunday morning near Jones Boulevard and Cheyenne Avenue has been identified as Issacher Akaka, 18, of Las Vegas. Akaka was killed when ...
Isolated power outage reported in Spring Valley
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A Tuesday morning outage left 74 Spring Valley residents without power, according to NV Energy. The outage occurred just...
Pedestrian critically injured crossing street downtown
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A man was critically injured after he was hit by a car Monday night while crossing a street in downtown Las Vegas, according to Metro Police. Anthony Rotondo, 64, was crossing Bonneville Avenue at...
G’day for Outback lovers in Henderson; frozen novelties pop up at new location
G’day for Outback lovers in Henderson; frozen novelties pop up at new location
Monday, July 21, 2014
Openings & Closings:
Henderson is getting a taste of the Outback once again. Elsewhere, another well-known national chain has opened a shop, and a late-night dining spot at Caesars Palace said goodbye. A gourmet popcorn shop serves up frozen novelties, and ...
Hakkasan suspends promoter accused of screening women to keep out ‘hippos’
Hakkasan suspends promoter accused of screening women to keep out ‘hippos’
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Las Vegas nightclub Hakkasan has suspended a promoter after he refused to comp a table for a bachelorette party without first screening the women’s pictures, claiming it was part of the club’s policy to keep out “whales” and “hippos.” ...
New trial set for suspect in Thunder From Down Under shooting
New trial set for suspect in Thunder From Down Under shooting
Thursday, July 17, 2014
A man accused of firing a gun at the Excalibur during a scuffle with members of the Thunder From Down Under male revue ​will face trial for a second time in...

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