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Man shot in head after dispute dies of injury
Thursday, February 4, 2016
A man has died after being shot in the head this morning, according to Metro Police. The shooting happened about 2:30 a.m. after two men ...
County approves new Wynn shopping center, convention building and pool at SLS
County approves new Wynn shopping center, convention building and pool at SLS
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
A new shopping center a and convention building with a rooftop pool and bar are headed to two Strip resorts under separate plans approved today by Clark County ...
Tesla factory investment, hiring lag state projections
Tesla factory investment, hiring lag state projections
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Tesla increased the workforce and capital investment at its 5.5 million-square-foot Northern Nevada battery factory in the last quarter of 2015, according to a report this week from ...
Cox offering subscribers an alternative to watch Super Bowl
Cox offering subscribers an alternative to watch Super Bowl
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
As Cox Communications and KLAS-TV parent company Nexstar continue contract negotiations, the cable giant is offering an alternative for its 353,000 blacked-out Las Vegas customers to ...
Mental status a question in Strip sidewalk gun case
Mental status a question in Strip sidewalk gun case
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
A judge in Las Vegas will consider the fitness for trial of a 20-year-old man accused of brandishing an unloaded handgun and feigning shots at traffic and tourists ...
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Downtown Grand CEO is gone after 8 months
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Downtown Grand CEO Jim Simms is leaving after less than a year on the job, the resort announced today. Simms was named to the position in June, replacing Seth Schorr, who became ...
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Nevada DREAMers endorse Hillary Clinton for president
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Local activist Astrid Silva and eight other DREAMers today endorsed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, a little more than ...
Las Vegas 911 dispatch system restored after 6-hour outage
Las Vegas 911 dispatch system restored after 6-hour outage
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Police in Las Vegas are investigating what caused a six-hour breakdown of the region's main 911 emergency and 311 police and fire information systems. Emergency calls ...
MGM Resorts outsourcing its parking operations and valet services
MGM Resorts outsourcing its parking operations and valet services
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Valets at many Strip properties owned by MGM Resorts International will soon start working for a new employer as the casino company outsources its parking operations to a third-party contractor. MGM Resorts announced today ...
Driver in fatal 215 Beltway crash had veered into oncoming traffic
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Two people died in a wrong-way traffic wreck in the north Las Vegas Valley Monday night ...
Two arrested in fatal shooting outside Henderson apartment complex
Two arrested in fatal shooting outside Henderson apartment complex
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
A 26-year-old man killed Monday and a woman arrested today in his death shared custody of a child and were meeting to exchange the 4-year-old when the victim ...
Inmate stabbed to death at High Desert State Prison
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
A Nevada prison inmate serving time in an auto theft case died after he was stabbed at a corrections facility outside Las Vegas, state prison officials said. Andrew Ryan Thurgood, 26, was pronounced dead Monday at ...
NV Energy proposes Sept. 10 cutoff for lower solar rates
NV Energy proposes Sept. 10 cutoff for lower solar rates
Monday, February 1, 2016
NV Energy is proposing "grandfathering" existing rooftop solar customers into lower rates if they installed their system or applied for one by Sept. 10, 2015, although it defers to ...
Metro Police: Stolen car chase led to shooting by officer
Metro Police: Stolen car chase led to shooting by officer
Monday, February 1, 2016
Police in Las Vegas say a veteran officer shot through the windshield of the unmarked car he was driving to wound a man running from a wrecked stolen car and pointing a gun at a motorcycle officer chasing him. A police report ...
Photo: Tina Gonzalez of Las Vegas plays the slots at the
Golden Entertainment heads into Montana with completion of $20M transaction
Monday, February 1, 2016
Golden Entertainment Inc. has wrapped up its $20 million acquisition of about 1,000 gambling devices in Montana, the Las Vegas-based company said today. The transaction brings yet another market into play for ...

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