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Sept. 29, 2014

1:17 p.m.

Nevada colleges get $10 million job training grant
Nevada’s community colleges received a $10 million federal grant to bolster job training programs, according to Gov. Brian Sandoval’s office. The U.S. Department of Labor awarded the money to ...

12:17 p.m.

Coroner IDs woman killed in North Las Vegas crash
A woman who died in a two-vehicle crash Saturday in North Las Vegas has been identified as Rose Cherilyn Kelly, 62, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Kelly died of ...

10:27 a.m.

Polls strongly favor GOP takeover of Senate
Polls strongly favor GOP takeover of Senate
Senate Showdown:
Five weeks is a long time in politics because just about every week, political forecasters shift their predictions about what will happen in November. When it comes to control of the Senate, there's been a steady theme that Republicans are ...

10:12 a.m.

Power restored for hundreds in western valley
Power has been restored for hundreds of NV Energy customers in the western part of the Las Vegas Valley. According to the NV Energy ...

9:22 a.m.

Panel explores impact of proposed UNLV medical school
UNLV has taken another step in an effort to establish an accredited medical school. Last week, the university submitted an application to begin the accreditation process for ...

8:39 a.m.

FBI conducts raid at house owned by rapper Mally Mall
FBI conducts raid at house owned by rapper Mally Mall
The FBI this morning raided a house that county property records show is owned by rapper and music producer Rashid "Mally Mall" Jamal. The FBI confirmed it was at the home about 6 a.m. at ...

8:15 a.m.

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Giant Harley dealership opening in Las Vegas this week
The Strip:
The famous "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign will soon get a new next-door neighbor — a sprawling Harley-Davidson dealership that offers motorcycles, accessories and rentals for tourists. The 55,000-square-foot business, which owners say is ...

8:07 a.m.

45 dogs dead in fire at house owned by North Las Vegas councilman
45 dogs dead in fire at house owned by North Las Vegas councilman
Two tenants who authorities said had 93 small dogs in a home they rented from a North Las Vegas city councilman could face animal-cruelty charges after ...

7:38 a.m.

Motorcyclist killed, passenger critically injured in weekend crash
A motorcyclist was killed and a passenger critically injured Sunday night in a crash on Calico Basin Road, north of State Route 159, Metro Police reported. The wreck happened about 9:15 p.m. when ...

Saturday

Sept. 27, 2014

11:55 p.m.

Photo: From left, Desert Pines High School football  play
Desert Pines finds offense in second half, hangs on to beat Boulder City
high school football:
After a scoreless first half, Desert Pines’ Gianni Breland accounted for three touchdowns in the second half in a 26-20 victory against host Boulder City.

10:21 p.m.

Photo: From left, Silverado High School football  players
Silverado’s McKinney has 4 TDs against Bonanza
High School Football:
Deyon McKinney had four touchdowns today for the Silverado High football team in a 62-7 victory against host Bonanza.

Friday

Sept. 26, 2014

3:53 p.m.

Arrests over sidewalk chalk messages spawn lawsuit
Arrests over sidewalk chalk messages spawn lawsuit
The arrests of two men and two women for writing anti-police messages with chalk on a sidewalk during protests last year have spawned a federal civil rights lawsuit against Las Vegas police. Maggie McLetchie, attorney for the plaintiffs, said Friday that chalking isn't ...

3:15 p.m.

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Work underway on site for huge Strip music festival
Another project on the north Strip is moving ahead as planned, furthering the anticipated turnaround of an area that’s struggled for years. Construction crews are doing site work at the southwest corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara Avenue, the future home of the ...

1:31 p.m.

Photo: Neon lights reflect on East Fremont Street in down
Storms across valley knock out power, spawn flash flooding
Scattered storms hammered Southern Nevada on Friday, bringing rain, hail, flooding and lightning that caused power outages and fires around the valley. According to National Weather Service meteorologist John Adair, the highest rain total in the eastern valley was about ...

12:51 p.m.

Child on bike injured in hit-and-run accident
A 12-year-old was injured in a hit-and-run accident this morning, Metro Police said. The child was riding a bike near ...

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