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Man accused of making bomb threat against observation wheel
Man accused of making bomb threat against observation wheel
Friday, October 17, 2014
A man accused of falsely reporting a bomb on the High Roller observation wheel on the Strip was indicted Thursday by a Clark County grand jury. Jamie D. Dantis is accused of ...
NV Energy restores power for 2,100 in southwest valley
NV Energy restores power for 2,100 in southwest valley
Friday, October 17, 2014
A power outage this afternoon in the southwest valley that affected more than 2,100 people has been resolved ...
Prosecutors: Doctor prescribed medicine for people who didn’t need it
Friday, October 17, 2014
A Las Vegas doctor accused of writing painkiller prescriptions for people he never treated and then creating records to pretend he'd worked with them has been ordered to nearly four years in prison. Authorities say 49-year-old Dr. Victor Bruce of ...
Coroner: Man found dead after domestic dispute committed suicide
Coroner: Man found dead after domestic dispute committed suicide
Friday, October 17, 2014
A 37-year-old man found dead in a house following a domestic dispute Thursday committed suicide, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Jose Castro of Las Vegas was discovered ...
Man in downtown domestic dispute is found dead
Man in downtown domestic dispute is found dead
Thursday, October 16, 2014
A 37-year-old man involved in a downtown barricade situation this afternoon was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head. Police ...
Court rules Nevada implied consent law is unconstitutional
Court rules Nevada implied consent law is unconstitutional
Thursday, October 16, 2014
A law that allows police to forcibly take blood samples from drivers without a warrant is unconstitutional, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled today. The court found ...
7 of Adam Laxalt’s relatives endorse his opponent for attorney general
7 of Adam Laxalt’s relatives endorse his opponent for attorney general
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Seven members of Republican attorney general candidate Adam Laxalt’s extended family have endorsed his opponent, Democrat Ross Miller. In a letter to the editor published ...
Judge releases woman who threw shoe at Hillary Clinton
Judge releases woman who threw shoe at Hillary Clinton
Thursday, October 16, 2014
A federal judge on Thursday ordered a Phoenix woman accused of throwing a shoe at Hillary Rodham Clinton in Las Vegas to live with her mother in Arizona while she awaits ...
Photo: Trick-or-treaters of all ages walk The District at
Las Vegas a sweet spot for scoring lots of candy fast
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Sweet news: Las Vegas made the list of the best cities for trick-or-treating on Halloween, and it’s not just because of candy. Real estate website Zillow ranked Las Vegas 19th nationwide in its sixth annual Trick-or-Treat Index. According to the website, the “index represents cities that will provide ...
Police: Child injured; driver arrested on DUI count
Police: Child injured; driver arrested on DUI count
Thursday, October 16, 2014
A child was hospitalized this morning after being hit by a driver arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to Metro Police. A small truck hit the child about ...
Gas leak closes part of Las Vegas Boulevard
Gas leak closes part of Las Vegas Boulevard
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
One northbound lane is open on Las Vegas Boulevard near the Las Vegas South Premium Outlets mall as crews continue to repair a gas leak that occurred ...
Police: Telephone Man robber strikes again
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
An armed robber who Metro Police call the Telephone Man has struck again. He has robbed four more wireless phone businesses since Friday, police said. He was ...
Photo: A view of the Smith Center for the Performing Arts
Chamber of Commerce finds new home in downtown Las Vegas
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
After leaving its offices at Town Square last year, a Las Vegas business group has found a new home in an unlikely place. The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce is moving into the ...
Metro Police searching for suspect in burglary
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Officers are searching for a suspect in a burglary in the western valley this afternoon, Metro Police said. Police received a report of ...
Suspect in office shooting had long-running worker compensation claim
Suspect in office shooting had long-running worker compensation claim
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Police say a 73-year-old Las Vegas man arrested after a shooting in a lobby of a building housing a Nevada agency appeared to have waited for the hearing advocate who ...

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