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One dead in single-vehicle crash on Charleston Boulevard
One dead in single-vehicle crash on Charleston Boulevard
Thursday, April 23, 2015
The Las Vegas teen was driving a 1992 BMW 318i east on West Charleston Boulevard at a high speed and lost control, causing the car to rotate and strike the pole ...
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Mayweather-Pacquiao tickets sell out in seconds
Thursday, April 23, 2015
If the action in the ring between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is anywhere near as frenetic as the pace with which tickets were sold on Thursday, then it could turn into one of the greatest fights in history. With just 500 seats made available ...
Joseph Brown resigns from Nevada Gaming Commission
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Nevada Gaming Commissioner Joseph Brown is stepping down from his post on the top regulatory body for the casino industry. Brown has been a member of the Gaming Commission for more than ...
Gaming Commission approves sale of Gold Strike in Jean
Gaming Commission approves sale of Gold Strike in Jean
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Nevada gaming regulators today signed off on the new ownership of the Gold Strike casino, paving the way for associated development along the freeway in the area ...
Police: Boy, 11, arrested after accidentally firing gun in elementary school
Police: Boy, 11, arrested after accidentally firing gun in elementary school
Thursday, April 23, 2015
An 11-year-old student was arrested Wednesday after he accidentally fired a handgun as he reached into a backpack at Deskin Elementary School, shooting ...
Girl, 14, in human trafficking case back in Las Vegas
Thursday, April 23, 2015
A 14-year-old girl who authorities say was brought to North Dakota in a human trafficking case has returned home to Las Vegas. Las Vegas police say the girl was located in town Wednesday. The teen girl's mother ...
Woman accusing Metro Police, officer of excessive force
Woman accusing Metro Police, officer of excessive force
Thursday, April 23, 2015
A 21-year-old Los Angeles fashion designer is suing Las Vegas police and an officer she says smashed her face into a glass table during her arrest last August outside ...
1 critically wounded, 1 arrested in early morning shooting
1 critically wounded, 1 arrested in early morning shooting
Thursday, April 23, 2015
A person was critically wounded in an early morning shooting after an argument outside a home near Rainbow and Charleston boulevards, Metro Police said. A male was shot twice about ...
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Longest runway at Las Vegas airport reopens after resurfacing
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A runway at the Las Vegas airport closed since October as part of a $67 million resurfacing project has been reopened ahead of schedule, according to the Clark County Department of Aviation. The first phase of construction on ...
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Seeking support: Parents of missing Mexican students rally at UNLV
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Las Vegas was the latest stop for a pair of Mexican parents touring across dozens of cities in the Western U.S. to bring attention to the disappearance of 43 college students who went missing six months ago in ...
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Macau hampers Las Vegas Sands financial results in 1st quarter
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Las Vegas Sands, the casino company that runs the Venetian and Palazzo on the Strip, reported its first-quarter earnings today. The Macau casino industry has continued to suffer amid a crackdown by the Chinese government on corruption that ...
Dispute resolved over Mayweather-Pacquiao fight tickets
Dispute resolved over Mayweather-Pacquiao fight tickets
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Tickets to the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight will finally go on sale Thursday to the public, little more than a week before the bout. Don't expect to snag one at a starting retail price of ...
Allegiant pilots say pay raise hardly a goodwill gesture in labor dispute
Allegiant pilots say pay raise hardly a goodwill gesture in labor dispute
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
With Allegiant Air pilots threatening to go on strike, top boss Maurice “Maury” Gallagher seems to be trying one method to keep them happy and in the cockpit: a pay raise ...
Photo: A view of model homes in a Ryland Homes subdivisio
New-home sales, prices pick up steam in March
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Las Vegas homebuilding industry picked up the pace in recent months as sales volume climbed and developers laid out more construction plans. Builders sold 543 new homes in Southern Nevada in March, bringing the year’s ...
Presidential candidates invited to conference of Latino policymakers in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
More than 1,200 Hispanic policymakers are expected to descend on the Las Vegas Strip in June for a meeting to discuss next year’s presidential election. The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials, a large ...

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