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July 27, 2016

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July 27, 2016

3:10 p.m.

Photo: Hyperloop One Metalworks is a 105,000-square-foot
Hyperloop One announces opening of North Las Vegas manufacturing plant
Hyperloop One announced today the opening of a 105,000-square-foot manufacturing plant in North Las Vegas, where the company is testing its transportation platform that propels high-speed pods down pneumatic tubes. The company, which calls ...

2:38 p.m.

Former Henderson city employee pleads not guilty to pandering
A former city of Henderson employee accused of tipping off a massage parlor to police operations and city inspections in return for sexual favors pleaded not guilty today to charges of ...

1:48 p.m.

Sandoval not reappointing regulator behind new rooftop solar rates
Gov. Brian Sandoval will not reappoint the utility regulator who presided over a controversial decision to impose a new rate structure for ...

1:23 p.m.

Assembly candidate who lost race drops challenge to results
A Republican Nevada Assembly candidate who lost in the primary dropped a legal challenge of the election results after a judge ruled against ...

1:09 p.m.

Missing man, 74, found dead at Las Vegas park
A 74-year-old Las Vegas man reported missing earlier this week was found dead today at a city park in the west valley, according to Metro Police. Harold Shields, who was listed ...

12:48 p.m.

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5:24 p.m.

Reid blasts ‘con man’ Trump during his final DNC speech
Reid blasts ‘con man’ Trump during his final DNC speech
Harry Reid, the veteran Silver State senator, lambasted Republican leaders in his last speech at a Democratic convention tonight, after more than three decades of serving Congress. Reid, who is retiring at the end of his term …

11:30 a.m.

Excessive heat, air quality warnings issued for Las Vegas area
Excessive heat, air quality warnings issued for Las Vegas area
Las Vegas is under heat wave and air quality warnings as the hottest month of the year comes to a close. The Clark County Department of Air Quality on Wednesday extended ...

11:24 a.m.

Man reports shooting intruder at Henderson apartment
Man reports shooting intruder at Henderson apartment
A man reported shooting an intruder today at the Villas at Green Valley Apartments on Green Valley Parkway near Warm Springs Road, according to Henderson Police. Another resident ...

11:01 a.m.

Woman suffers life-threatening burns in kitchen fire
A woman suffered life-threatening burns in a kitchen fire early this morning, according to Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials. The fire was reported about 5:45 a.m. at 1009 Marion Drive, near ...

10:38 a.m.

Photo: Metro Police say three men robbed this gas station
Shot fired during robbery of convenience store
Metro Police are looking for three men who robbed a convenience store Tuesday night and later got away from officers during a brief ...

10:21 a.m.

Photo: Officials monitor a natural gas fire in a resident
Gas company deploys crews restore service after fire
A gas company official says crews are deploying door-to-door in a northwest Las Vegas neighborhood to restore service cut off to quell a fire sparked by ...

10:08 a.m.

Woman pleads not guilty in fatal DUI case
A woman accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian with her car last month pleaded not guilty today to charges of DUI and failing to stop at the scene of a crash. Whitney Greco, 25, sobbed with ...

9:30 a.m.

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10:18 a.m.

Not guilty plea entered for Vince Neil in battery case
Not guilty plea entered for Vince Neil in battery case
An attorney for former Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil entered a not guilty plea on the singer’s behalf to a misdemeanor battery charge, setting the stage for ...

Tuesday

July 26, 2016

3:02 p.m.

Henderson Police search for suspect in store robbery
Henderson Police say they are searching for a man who acted like he was buying beer and cigarettes before pulling a gun Monday night and ...

1:57 p.m.

Man killed in high-speed street crash identified
Authorities have identified a 28-year-old North Las Vegas man killed in a pickup truck crash that injured three other people during what police say ...