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Thursday

July 17, 2014

10:21 a.m.

Coroner IDs girl killed crossing street in North Las Vegas
A 7-year-old girl who died Wednesday after she was hit by a pickup truck last week in North Las Vegas has been identified as...

9:11 a.m.

Ex-con indicted in Las Vegas police chase, shooting
A 30-year-old Nevada ex-convict has been indicted on attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon and multiple other felony charges after he was accused of exchanging gunfire with Las Vegas police during a vehicle chase last month. Joshua William Bacharach is...

7:58 a.m.

Police find man dead after neighbor reports gunshots
Metro Police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead in a home in the southwest valley early this morning. Dispatchers received a call at...

Wednesday

July 16, 2014

4:12 p.m.

Photo: 2014 Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez is crowned 2014 M
Miss USA visits Nevada capital she couldn’t name
Miss USA Nia Sanchez of Las Vegas, who didn’t know the capital of Nevada after winning the crown, got a tour of the capitol building in Carson City today and met briefly with...

3:20 p.m.

Police can now confiscate booze in downtown casino district
Police can now confiscate booze in downtown casino district
From now on, if you have a bag of liquor and you open it on the Fremont Street Experience, police have the option of confiscating the booze. That was the lesser punishment considered ...

2:49 p.m.

Photo: Las Vegas City Manager Betsy Fretwell in her offic
Las Vegas city manager gets raise to $220,000
Las Vegas City Manager Betsy Fretwell will get a 10 percent annual pay raise to about $220,000, after the City Council rejected a proposal for a 30 percent hike. By a vote of 4-3, the council decided...

1:40 p.m.

The stories told by the candidates’ bank accounts
The stories told by the candidates’ bank accounts
It’s that time of the campaign cycle when candidates are judged by how much money they’ve raised. Nevada’s congressional lawmakers — and hopeful congressional lawmakers— filed ...

10:49 a.m.

Developer secures $312 million loan for Summerlin mall, office project
Developer secures $312 million loan for Summerlin mall, office project
Summerlin developer Howard Hughes Corp. has secured a nearly $312 million loan to finance its massive retail and office project ...

8:53 a.m.

Man hit, killed after breaking down on I-15 near Moapa
Man hit, killed after breaking down on I-15 near Moapa
A man having car trouble on Interstate 15 near Moapa was killed early Wednesday morning when he got out of his car and was hit by a passing vehicle, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. The 45-year-old Las Vegas resident broke down near ...

Tuesday

July 15, 2014

11:59 a.m.

Coroner IDs motorcyclist killed in crash with pickup truck
A motorcyclist killed in a collision with a truck in the northwest valley Sunday afternoon has been identified as James Cuccia, 21, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Cuccia was driving a 2004 Suzuki motorcycle north...

10:42 a.m.

Trial set for man facing death penalty in elderly woman’s slaying
Trial set for man facing death penalty in elderly woman’s slaying
A man facing the death penalty in the robbery, pistol-whipping and fatal shooting of a 75-year-old woman will be tried next year in Clark County District Court. Bayzle Morgan, 22, is accused of...

Monday

July 14, 2014

3:10 p.m.

Police: Mom calling 911 for ailing baby hit by car
Police: Mom calling 911 for ailing baby hit by car
A woman who was intentionally hit by a car and injured Friday night had gone outside to call 911 after she found her baby was not breathing, Metro Police said. After finding the baby unresponsive...

2:41 p.m.

Metro won’t detain immigrants on ICE requests
Metro won’t detain immigrants on ICE requests
Metro Police announced today that they will no longer detain immigrants based solely on a request from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The policy change was ...

1:54 p.m.

Coroner IDs drivers killed in wrong-way crash on US 95
Two men killed in a head-on, wrong-way crash on U.S. 95 on Sunday morning have been identified as Gil Rodriguez Gil, 29, of Henderson and Jacob Ryan Baker, 28, of Las Vegas, according to...

12:15 p.m.

1 treated for smoke inhalation in apartment fire
A person was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation after an apartment fire this morning that started on a kitchen stove, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue spokesman Tim Szymanskij said. Firefighters responded to a call at...

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