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Friday

June 24, 2016

4:08 p.m.

Firefighters put out blaze at mobile home
A fire broke out in a single-wide mobile home this afternoon in the northeast valley, according to the Clark County Fire Department. Firefighters responded ...

2:36 p.m.

Smoke from California fires triggers air quality alert
Smoke from California fires triggers air quality alert
An air quality alert has been issued through Saturday morning because of ozone pollution and smoke from wildfires burning in ...

1:32 p.m.

Police seek suspect in North Las Vegas armed robbery
Detectives are trying to identify a suspect in an armed robbery earlier this month at a business in North Las Vegas, police said. About 10:30 p.m. on June 7, a man ...

1:22 p.m.

Man's trial fitness questioned in Strip slayings case
State mental evaluations have been ordered to determine if an ex-convict is fit for a death penalty trial in a case stemming from ...

12:29 p.m.

Dad: Daughter, dead after Electric Daisy Carnival, had taken drugs
Dad: Daughter, dead after Electric Daisy Carnival, had taken drugs
The father of a 20-year-old California woman who died this week after collapsing in a parking lot at ...

11:06 a.m.

Police investigating fatal shooting east of Strip
A man was shot and killed early this morning at an apartment complex just east of the Strip ...

9:52 a.m.

Reno restaurant, Las Vegas casino battle over trademark
Reno restaurant, Las Vegas casino battle over trademark
A Reno restaurant has found itself at odds with a Las Vegas casino over its name, which the casino's attorneys say constitutes trademark infringement. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that ...

9:41 a.m.

Police: 1 injured in drive-by shooting
A person was wounded early this morning in a drive-by shooting on South Town Center Drive, near the 215 Beltway, according to Metro Police. Two people were walking ...

2 a.m.

Officials didn't completely shut door on expanding trauma care in Las Vegas
Officials didn't completely shut door on expanding trauma care in Las Vegas
The board governing health-related decisions in Clark County entered its Thursday meeting with a mission to answer one looming question: Is the current trauma system meeting the region's needs? The answer was less clear-cut ...

Thursday

June 23, 2016

3:46 p.m.

Fire displaces 10 people at east valley condominiums
Ten people were displaced early today when an east valley condominium building caught fire and caused about $200,000 in damage, according to ...

1:12 p.m.

Two teens arrested in fatal double shooting
Two teens wanted in the fatal shooting of two people after an altercation earlier this month in the central valley have been arrested, according to Metro Police. Anthony Martinez, 18, and Ocean Camacho, 19, were booked Wednesday ...

11:21 a.m.

Alternative stadium plan suggests $550 million in public money instead of $750 million
Alternative stadium plan suggests $550 million in public money instead of $750 million
The head of an influential state tourism panel today suggested slashing the amount of public money for a proposed domed football stadium by $200 million, triggering ...

10:40 a.m.

Photo: Las Vegas immigration attorney Jocelyn Cortez expl
After Supreme Court setback, immigration activists focus on elections
Saddened, disappointed, scared. Those are words Las Vegas immigration activists used to describe their emotions after a deadlocked U.S. Supreme Court today essentially deep-sixed President Barack Obama’s initiatives to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from ...

2 a.m.

Photo: Barbara Linden Mulholland, whose strong leadership
Longtime philanthropist, patron of Las Vegas community groups dies
Barbara Mulholland: 1942-2016:
You really could not call Barbara Mulholland a modern-day Robin Hood, but you would be hard-pressed to find anyone else in Las Vegas who took more money from the rich to give to the poor ...

Wednesday

June 22, 2016

1:20 p.m.

Bomb scare on bus closes Interstate 15 near Sloan
Bomb scare on bus closes Interstate 15 near Sloan
A bomb scare on a bus shut down Interstate 15 for about an hour today between St. Rose Parkway and Sloan, according to authorities. The bus, with 53 passengers and a driver on board, was deemed safe and the freeway ...