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Oct. 31, 2014

12:32 p.m.

Challenger running Horsford ad featuring Obama in rural Nevada
Challenger running Horsford ad featuring Obama in rural Nevada
Rep. Steven Horsford is getting free help sharing one of his newest political ads — from Republican challenger Cresent Hardy. In an attempt to rally North Las Vegas Democrats ...

12:16 p.m.

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1:14 p.m.

4 injured in crash of SUV, ambulance on emergency call
4 injured in crash of SUV, ambulance on emergency call
Four people, including two paramedics, were hospitalized today after an SUV and an ambulance responding to an emergency call collided in a southwest valley intersection. The accident happened ...

11:05 a.m.

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12:49 p.m.

2 teens hurt in car hood-surfing accident
2 teens hurt in car hood-surfing accident
Police are identifying two teenagers who were badly hurt and a 19-year-old driver who was jailed on felony driving under the influence charges in an apparent hood-surfing accident after ...

10:15 a.m.

Lawyer to seek back wages for up to 20,000 strippers
Lawyer to seek back wages for up to 20,000 strippers
A Las Vegas lawyer says he plans to file a class-action lawsuit seeking back wages for up to 20,000 strippers after a court ruling this week that dancers are club employees and not independent contractors. The Nevada Supreme Court ruled ...

8:32 a.m.

Sleeping couple narrowly escape early morning fire
Sleeping couple narrowly escape early morning fire
A couple narrowly escaped after a garage fire early today filled a house with choking black smoke as they slept, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials said. Firefighters responded at ...

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Oct. 30, 2014

3:15 p.m.

Food 4 Less pulling out of the Las Vegas market
Food 4 Less pulling out of the Las Vegas market
Discount grocer Food 4 Less is ditching Las Vegas. Management said today it is converting six locations in the valley to Smith’s Food & Drug stores — both brands are owned by Kroger Co. — and closing eight others as it exits the Las Vegas market. The conversions and closures will take place by early next year. Food 4 Less employs ...

2:22 p.m.

Police: Driver suspected of DUI hits woman on sidewalk
Police: Driver suspected of DUI hits woman on sidewalk
law enforcement:
A 26-year-old man driving a pickup truck was arrested on suspicion of DUI after hitting and critically injuring a 19-year-old woman on a sidewalk this morning, the Nevada Highway Patrol said. Officials received reports about ...

1:40 p.m.

People can now text Metro Police about suspicious activity
Police are launching a program that lets community members report suspicious activity with the click of a button. The program supports the ...

12:28 p.m.

Photo: An exterior view of the Bellagio, June 6, 2013.
MGM Resorts reports loss of $20.3 million in 3rd quarter
Sometimes the house doesn't win as much as it hopes. MGM Resorts International earned $40 million less in revenue from its casinos, largely table games, in the third quarter compared to a year ago. That, plus losses the casino-entertainment company expected from ...

12:15 p.m.

Photo: Rap music mogul Marion Suge Knight appears in cour
Suge Knight to stay in Las Vegas jail through weekend
Rap music figure Marion "Suge" Knight had a Las Vegas traffic warrant reduced to a parking ticket on Thursday, but was returned in custody to the Clark County jail to await a Monday extradition hearing in a California robbery case. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Joseph Sciscento quickly arraigned Knight in a ...

12:07 p.m.

Apartment fire displaces 3, causes about $110,000 damage
Apartment fire displaces 3, causes about $110,000 damage
Three women and a cat were displaced early this morning after a fire at their apartment did about $110,000 damage, Clark County Fire Department officials said. No one was ...

11:38 a.m.

Court: Strippers were club employees, could be owed millions
Court: Strippers were club employees, could be owed millions
Strippers who danced at Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club in Las Vegas were employees, not independent contractors, and entitled to be paid minimum wage, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled today. A class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of an estimated 6,500 dancers could ...

10:09 a.m.

Man, 73, indicted in Nevada state office shooting
A grand jury in Las Vegas has indicted a 73-year-old man on six felony charges in a shooting that left a hearing advocate wounded in a Las Vegas office building housing a Nevada agency that handles ...

9:03 a.m.

Temperature in Las Vegas is about to drop sharply
Temperature in Las Vegas is about to drop sharply
Ready your jackets: It’s about to get colder in Las Vegas. ​Nearly 20 degrees colder. Starting Saturday, the high temperature is expected to drop to ...

7:52 a.m.

Woman dies in shooting at North Las Vegas apartment complex
Woman dies in shooting at North Las Vegas apartment complex
A woman was killed in an early morning shooting at a North Las Vegas apartment complex. North Las Vegas Police said officers responded about ...

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