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Friday

Aug. 28, 2015

10:45 p.m.

Photo: Clark High School football players Donovan Jackson
Clark's Dixon racks up 246 yards in win over Boulder City
kickoff 2015:
Dixon ran for 246 yards and three touchdowns to propel the Chargers (1-0) to a 22-9 win over the Eagles ...

Wednesday

Aug. 26, 2015

2 a.m.

Photo: Patricia and Conrad Davillier stand in east Las Ve
Las Vegas couple reflect on decade in exile from Hurricane Katrina
When the television meteorologist caught his attention, Conrad Davillier was fastening his tie for Sunday Mass at his home in Diamondhead, Miss., about an hour northeast of ...

Saturday

Aug. 22, 2015

2 a.m.

Photo: Parents Brandon and Tiffany Ward are shown with th
Family hopes daughter’s journey to recovery after hit-and-run will inspire others
Eight-year-old Brazyl Ward has come a long way since a motorist struck her almost two years ago while she was trick-or-treating on Halloween. The soon-to-be third-grader spent the summer ...

Thursday

Aug. 20, 2015

2:08 p.m.

Coroner IDs motorcyclist, 22, killed in crash with minivan
A 22-year-old motorcyclist killed in a crash with a minivan Wednesday at U.S. 95 North and Jones Boulevard has been identified as Ulises Torres Jr., according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. His place of residence ...

1:48 p.m.

Coroner: Body found at Lake Mead is missing fisherman
A body recovered Tuesday at Lake Mead has been confirmed as that of 67-year-old boater James E. Schafer, who went missing last week, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Schafer, a Henderson resident, was ...

11:54 a.m.

Photo: Symphony Park, including the Cleveland Clinic Lou
City of Las Vegas seeking input on downtown master plan
The future of downtown. It’s up to you. The City of Las Vegas is crowd-sourcing it. The city is currently producing a master plan that will guide development over ...

11:51 a.m.

Coroner IDs man found dead near Stratosphere
A man found dead across the street from the Stratosphere on Wednesday morning has been identified as 48-year-old James Donald Segrest, according to ...

10:48 a.m.

First marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas area opening Monday
First marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas area opening Monday
Fifteen years after medical marijuana was legalized in Nevada, Clark County’s first retail dispensary plans to open to the public Monday. Euphoria Wellness ...

10:06 a.m.

Fire department ambulance involved in crash; 2 injured
Fire department ambulance involved in crash; 2 injured
Two people, one of them a firefighter, suffered minor injuries in an accident involving a Las Vegas Fire & Rescue ambulance, fire department officials said. The ambulance collided ...

9:32 a.m.

Photo: Helicopter drops water above Highway 101 on Cuesta
Air quality advisory extended because of smoke from wildfires
An air quality advisory issued Wednesday because of smoke from wildfires in California’s southern Sierra Nevada has been extended ...

8:49 a.m.

Photo: The exterior of Mandalay Bay on Thursday, June 6,
Mandalay Bay finishes first phase of convention expansion
MGM Resorts says it finished the first phase of expansion at its Mandalay Bay convention center that added another 350,000 square-feet of space to the venue. The casino company said Wednesday that when ...

Wednesday

Aug. 19, 2015

4:14 p.m.

Police: Man suffers life-threatening injuries in apparent stabbing
A man was found with apparent stab wounds at a southeast valley apartment complex this afternoon, according to Metro Police. Officers were called about ...

3:56 p.m.

Photo: Democratic presidential candidate and former Secre
Labor unions are facing a tricky choice in the Democratic primaries
The choice facing labor unions in the Democratic presidential race boils down to hearts or heads — Bernie Sanders, who embraces their forceful opposition to a big trade deal, or Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is a strong favorite for the nomination. Clinton has campaigned as a fighter for middle-class families and carries with her establishment support and ties to ...

3:30 p.m.

Coroner IDs man shot at downtown Las Vegas apartment
A man shot to death at a downtown apartment early Monday morning has been identified as Hipolito Reyes-Perez, 31, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Reyes-Perez died of multiple gunshot wounds ...

2:57 p.m.

Police: No foul play suspected in death of man found near Stratosphere
Police: No foul play suspected in death of man found near Stratosphere
A man’s body was found across the street from the Stratosphere this morning, but foul play is not suspected, according to Metro Police. Police responded ...

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