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Developers selling 65 condos in bulk at Strip tower
Developers selling 65 condos in bulk at Strip tower
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Another bulk-condo sale has hit the market in Las Vegas. Developers of Sky Las Vegas, a 45-story luxury residential tower on the north Strip, have listed ...
Police seek ‘person of interest’ in connection with shooting
Police seek ‘person of interest’ in connection with shooting
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Metro Police have released video of a person they are trying to identify and locate in connection with the shooting death of a 24-year-old woman. Police did not say if the person was ...
Budget carrier adds Las Vegas flights to Copenhagen, Stockholm
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Norwegian Air Shuttle, a popular low-cost international carrier, will make its Las Vegas debut this fall with nonstop flights between Las Vegas and Copenhagen, Denmark, or Stockholm, Sweden. The new routes are ...
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Nevada Senate passes Gov. Brian Sandoval’s tax plan
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Senate lawmakers passed Gov. Brian Sandoval’s tax plan this morning, pushing the bill past its first hurdle in the Nevada Legislature and beginning what’s expected to be an incendiary battle in the Assembly. It passed by a 17-4 vote, easily clearing the two-thirds requirement necessary for ...
Police: Second arrest in case of alleged trafficked Las Vegas teen
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
A second person has been arrested in the case of a 14-year-old Las Vegas girl who authorities say was brought to North Dakota in a human trafficking case. Minot police say 18-year-old Kevin Fleming was arrested Monday in Las Vegas and will ...
Betty Willis, designer of the Las Vegas welcome sign, dies at 91
Betty Willis, designer of the Las Vegas welcome sign, dies at 91
Monday, April 20, 2015
Betty Willis, who designed the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, has died at age 91. The Southern Nevada native was the genius behind the famous sign, unveiled in ...
Harry Reid assists in former senator’s conversion to Mormonism
Harry Reid assists in former senator’s conversion to Mormonism
Monday, April 20, 2015
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada has helped a former U.S. Senate colleague become a Mormon. Reid, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, gave a blessing to ...
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Allegiant Air lags in passenger satisfaction survey
Monday, April 20, 2015
U.S. airlines get some of the worst consumer reviews of any industry in America, and Las Vegas’ hometown carrier, Allegiant Air, lags below average, a new report shows. Allegiant ranked sixth for passenger satisfaction among ...
Police surround home after officers hear gunshot
Monday, April 20, 2015
Metro Police surrounded a home today after they heard a gunshot while investigating a theft-related crime, authorities said. Officers established a perimeter around the home in ...
Manny Pacquiao gets in 2 words before conference call canceled
Manny Pacquiao gets in 2 words before conference call canceled
Monday, April 20, 2015
Manny Pacquiao literally got two words in before a conference call about his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. was abruptly canceled Monday. A spokesman for Pacquiao's promoter blamed ...
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Police: Drugs found on L.A. Kings’ Stoll during voluntary pat-down
Monday, April 20, 2015
Hockey player Jarret Stoll underwent a voluntary pat-down at an MGM pool Friday, and security found cocaine and a substance believed to be the drug Molly in his swim shorts, according to ...
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Cirque du Soleil sells majority stake to private equity
Monday, April 20, 2015
The founder of the Cirque Du Soleil said Monday he is giving up the majority stake in his circus troupe that has wowed audiences worldwide for 30 years and propelled him from street performer to billionaire. What was once a small troupe of vagabonds has grown to a 4,000-person operation headquartered in Montreal that will now ...
Man wounded in shooting in northeast valley
Monday, April 20, 2015
A man was injured in a shooting Sunday night in the northeast valley , Metro Police said. The shooting was reported about ...
Coroner IDs drivers killed in wrong-way crash on U.S. 95
Coroner IDs drivers killed in wrong-way crash on U.S. 95
Monday, April 20, 2015
Two men killed in a wrong-way crash on U.S. 95 Sunday afternoon have been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. David Beckstrand, 40, of Las Vegas and Michael Phillip Johannsen, 29, of North Las Vegas were ...
Las Vegas sports bettor taking plea in federal wagering case
Las Vegas sports bettor taking plea in federal wagering case
Monday, April 20, 2015
A prominent Las Vegas sports bettor and family members are due to plead guilty to reduced charges to avoid federal trial on allegations that they headed a multimillion-dollar illegal wagering operation. Defense attorney Kathleen Bliss declined comment about ...

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