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Oct. 29, 2014

2:11 p.m.

Driver arrested after 2-state, high-speed chase
Driver arrested after 2-state, high-speed chase
A 50-year-old man led police on a high-speed car chase from California to Las Vegas early this morning before he bailed out and was arrested, authorities said. The Nevada Highway Patrol received a call about ...

1:01 p.m.

Judge refuses to put brakes on Uber ride-sharing service
Judge refuses to put brakes on Uber ride-sharing service
Hearing set for Nov. 14 to consider a preliminary injunction
Uber scored an early victory in court today when a Clark County District Court judge declined to issue a temporary restraining order that would have prevented ...

11:44 a.m.

2nd Democratic Assembly candidate disqualified
2nd Democratic Assembly candidate disqualified
A Democratic Nevada Assembly candidate has been declared ineligible for the Las Vegas-area seat he's seeking. Judge Michael Villani ruled Wednesday that Jesse "Jake" Holder doesn't meet residency requirements for ...

10:26 a.m.

Vice President Joe Biden coming to Las Vegas to rally voters
Vice President Joe Biden coming to Las Vegas to rally voters
Underscoring the trouble Nevada Democrats are in this election cycle, Vice President Joe Biden will be in Las Vegas on Saturday to try to get Democrats to the polls. Biden will attend ...

9:05 a.m.

Video shows FBI impersonating repairmen in Las Vegas ruse
Video shows FBI impersonating repairmen in Las Vegas ruse
Courts:
It was an extraordinary ruse. Dramatic new video obtained by The Associated Press, filmed through the lapel camera carried by ...

8:42 a.m.

1 trapped, seriously injured in rollover crash
1 trapped, seriously injured in rollover crash
A person was seriously injured this morning in a rollover crash in the northwest valley, Metro Police said. The two-car accident happened about ...

Tuesday

Oct. 28, 2014

4:31 p.m.

Casino mogul Steve Wynn still ‘very bullish on Macau’
Casino mogul Steve Wynn still ‘very bullish on Macau’
Wynn Resorts, which runs the Wynn and Encore properties on the Strip in addition to resorts in Macau, reported its third quarter earnings today. Wynn Resorts Chairman Steve Wynn ...

3:21 p.m.

Prosecutors: Mob associate arrested in Nevada in rival’s slaying
Prosecutors: Mob associate arrested in Nevada in rival’s slaying
Federal prosecutors in New York say a mob associate has been arrested in Nevada on charges he killed a rival in Queens more than a decade ago. Gennaro Bruno was to appear in court in Las Vegas ...

2:10 p.m.

North Las Vegas looks to lure companies to industrial park
North Las Vegas looks to lure companies to industrial park
North Las Vegas announced today it plans to establish an economic diversification district at its Apex Industrial Center to lure businesses with the same type of tax incentives given to Tesla in Northern Nevada. Mayor John Lee said ...

1:49 p.m.

Jury selection begins in case of flawed Strip hotel tower
Jury selection begins in case of flawed Strip hotel tower
The Harmon Hotel tower was designed to soar 48 stories over MGM Resorts International's massive CityCenter complex, offering hotel guests and condominium owners unparalleled views at ...

1:11 p.m.

Sen. Harry Reid’s daughter seriously ill, undergoing surgery
Sen. Harry Reid’s daughter seriously ill, undergoing surgery
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid’s daughter is seriously ill, and the Senate majority leader returned to Washington, D.C., from Nevada over the weekend to be with her as she prepared to ...

12:50 p.m.

Police: Rider on stolen motorcycle crashes into block wall
Police: Rider on stolen motorcycle crashes into block wall
A person on a stolen motorcycle was in critical condition after crashing into a cinder block wall this morning, Metro Police said. The motorcyclist left the ...

12:09 p.m.

Report: Outlook for new-home sales not ‘too exciting’
Report: Outlook for new-home sales not ‘too exciting’
A sluggish year for Las Vegas homebuilders isn’t expected to pick up anytime soon, a new report says. Local builders sold 605 new homes last month, bringing the year’s total to ...

10:58 a.m.

Police searching for suspect in business robbery
Metro Police are searching for a man they say walked into a west valley business last month, kicked an employee in the chest and ran off with stolen items. The robbery took place about ...

9:50 a.m.

Photo: In this Sept. 6, 2007, photo, an MQ-1 Predator unm
Report: Pilot error, wind caused drone crash at Creech AFB
An Air Force investigation says a Predator drone crashed into a runway on a Nevada base because of a low-level wind shear and pilot error. Air Combat Command at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, released ...

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