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U.S. files for emergency stay on Obama immigration action
Monday, February 23, 2015
The U.S. Justice Department today filed a request for federal judge to lift his decision halting President Barack Obama’s deportation deferral program. The motion was filed in response to ...
U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal from Las Vegas strip clubs
Monday, February 23, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from seven topless or nude clubs in Las Vegas that sought the return of more than $100 million paid for Nevada’s live entertainment tax. The court on Friday refused to ...
Photo: Rescuers searched for three stranded rock climbers
Rescuers find 3 stranded rock climbers
Monday, February 23, 2015
The three hikers stranded overnight in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area have been rescued amid a search hampered by snowy conditions. ...
Woman arrested in connection with dog mauling
Woman arrested in connection with dog mauling
Monday, February 23, 2015
A Las Vegas woman was arrested after her dogs on Friday attacked an elderly neighbor who may lose an eye and an arm, Metro Police said. Jesse Vonstaden was arrested on counts of having dangerous or vicious dogs and ...
Mayor Goodman, Anthony wrangle over stadium issue in radio debate
Mayor Goodman, Anthony wrangle over stadium issue in radio debate
Monday, February 23, 2015
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman launched her first attack against challenger City Councilman Stavros Anthony this morning when she accused the former Metro Police officer of ...
Husband says he doubts Las Vegas mother’s slaying was road rage
Husband says he doubts Las Vegas mother’s slaying was road rage
Monday, February 23, 2015
The tale of a Las Vegas mother of four who was shot to death after a neighborhood car chase took yet another turn Monday when her husband and attorneys for a neighbor ...
Ed Vogel, top Nevada newspaper reporter for 4 decades, dies
Monday, February 23, 2015
Edison "Ed" Vogel, whose career as a top Nevada newspaper reporter spanned four decades, died Sunday at his Minden home. He was 66. Vogel received cancer treatment for months and suffered a stroke brought on ...
Snowmen in Summerlin: Las Vegas gets hit with a wintry blast
Snowmen in Summerlin: Las Vegas gets hit with a wintry blast
Monday, February 23, 2015
People were busy snapping pictures and making snowmen this morning after an overnight storm dumped up to 2 inches of snow in the Summerlin area and 10 inches on ...
2 arrested in major southwest valley grow house bust
2 arrested in major southwest valley grow house bust
Friday, February 20, 2015
Two men have been taken into custody in the southwest valley in connection with a marijuana grow house bust being called the largest so far this year. Officers served a search warrant about ...
Sixth case of measles confirmed in Clark County
Friday, February 20, 2015
A sixth case of measles this year has been confirmed in Clark County, the Southern Nevada Health District said today. The Health District confirmed the latest case — an adult whose immunization status ...
MGM looking to hire more than 500 employees
Friday, February 20, 2015
If you missed earlier rounds of local job fairs this year, you’re in luck: MGM Resorts is hiring for more than 500 permanent positions at its properties along the Strip. The company’s career fair will be ...
Analyst: Home sales picking up, but market still fragile
Friday, February 20, 2015
Las Vegas homebuilders started 2015 on a positive note, even though plenty of weak spots remain, an analyst said. Southern Nevada builders sold 355 new homes in January, down 12 percent from ...
Police: Woman attacked by pack of dogs could lose eye, arm
Police: Woman attacked by pack of dogs could lose eye, arm
Friday, February 20, 2015
A woman hospitalized this morning after being mauled by a pack of dogs in the east Las Vegas Valley could lose an eye and possibly one of her arms, Metro Police said. The woman, who is ...
Tourism authority OKs $182.5 million purchase of Riviera
Tourism authority OKs $182.5 million purchase of Riviera
Friday, February 20, 2015
Las Vegas tourism officials today agreed to pay $182.5 million to buy the Riviera, paving the way for the closure and demolition of the nearly 60-year-old resort. At a special meeting ...
Police: Suspect in Las Vegas road-rage killing thought people were ‘after him’
Police: Suspect in Las Vegas road-rage killing thought people were ‘after him’
Friday, February 20, 2015
A teen accused of fatally shooting a Las Vegas woman after a reported road-rage incident said someone had been threatening to hurt his family and he was worried somebody ...

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