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11:35 p.m.

Photo: In this Sunday June 21, 2015 photo, Steph McCombie
Love your country, love your dog: Keep pets safe over July Fourth
To us, fireworks are the sparkling embodiment of July Fourth. But to dogs, they truly are ...

4:16 p.m.

Police suspect murder-suicide in deaths of man, woman in northwest valley
Police suspect murder-suicide in deaths of man, woman in northwest valley
Police investigating the deaths of a husband and wife found inside a Las Vegas home suspect the wife shot and killed her husband with a handgun before ...

4:03 p.m.

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Preview: Summerlin Patriotic Parade, fireworks at Stratosphere, Red Rock, GVR
Fourth of July:
As the Fourth of July holiday weekend approaches, it’s time for fireworks. It also is time for parades, and it looks as if nobody will do it better this year than the 21st Annual Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade.

3:36 p.m.

Police: Man armed with handgun, AK-47 chases off home intruders
Police: Man armed with handgun, AK-47 chases off home intruders
A man who was sleeping when two people barged into his family’s home Tuesday grabbed a handgun and shot at the intruders then followed them outside with an AK-47 and ...

2:11 p.m.

Lightning sparks two fires on Mount Charleston
Lightning sparks two fires on Mount Charleston
Firefighters are battling two lightning-sparked fires in an isolated area of Mount Charleston, according to the Clark County Fire Department. Two lightning strikes ...

1:51 p.m.

Photo: Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital
Nevada still hopes to have patient-dumping case dismissed
As far as San Francisco is concerned, a lawsuit pushing back against Nevada’s one-time practice of busing mentally ill patients to California will be moving forward. But Nevada is saying not so fast. The Supreme Court ...

1:27 p.m.

Las Vegas still wrestling with rules for tavern gaming
Las Vegas still wrestling with rules for tavern gaming
The Las Vegas City Council decided today to tackle a technically complicated and politically charged issue that has vexed state and local officials in Nevada for years — how to regulate slot machine gaming in bars. The decision arose ...

1:19 p.m.

Feds arrest 25 foreign nationals in Las Vegas sweep
Feds arrest 25 foreign nationals in Las Vegas sweep
Federal officials say 25 foreign citizens including convicted child sex offenders and drug traffickers were arrested in the Las Vegas area during a four-day operation last week. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced today that ...

12:53 p.m.

EPA to North Las Vegas: Fix wastewater facility violations
EPA to North Las Vegas: Fix wastewater facility violations
North Las Vegas has been ordered by the Environmental Protection Agency to address water pollution violations. The agency said Wednesday that the Las Vegas suburb was found in violation of the Clean Water Act during a September 2014 inspection of ...

12:29 p.m.

Photo: The Southern Nevada Health District has launched a
Health District app shows restaurant grades, violations
Attention Las Vegas foodies: The Southern Nevada Health District has launched an app that might help you decide where — or where not — to dine. The app ...

12:03 p.m.

Girl, 17, wounded in drive-by shooting at house party
Girl, 17, wounded in drive-by shooting at house party
A 17-year-old girl was in critical but stable condition today after being shot at a house party in the west valley Tuesday night, according to Metro Police. A car drove by ...

11:57 a.m.

Part of Lake Mead Boulevard closed after rollover crash
The eastbound lanes of Lake Mead Boulevard were shut down at Clifford Street today after an SUV rolled over in a crash with a semitractor, Metro Police said. The wreck happened ...

11:19 a.m.

Law firm accuses Cosmopolitan of keeping $3.35 million
Law firm accuses Cosmopolitan of keeping $3.35 million
An Atlanta law firm says the Cosmopolitan should return $3.35 million an attorney for the firm wired to the casino-hotel without its knowledge. Real estate law firm ...

11:04 a.m.

New Caesars CEO starts today, replacing Gary Loveman
Casino giant Caesars Entertainment has a new chief executive starting today. Mark Frissora, who formerly led the rental car company Hertz, has replaced Gary Loveman as CEO of Caesars, which operates ...

10:34 a.m.

Photo: Las Vegas 51s fan Aoife (no last name provided) tr
Las Vegas has hottest June on record books
Weather:
June in Las Vegas was officially the hottest ever. The National Weather Service said the average June temperature recorded at McCarran International Airport was 91.9 degrees, breaking the previous record of 91.5 in 2013. More than ...

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