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Monday

July 28, 2014

3:40 p.m.

Police: Woman with 112 cats cited with misdemeanor animal cruelty
A North Las Vegas woman who had 112 cats and a dog removed from her home on Thursday has been cited with a misdemeanor count of animal cruelty, according to North Las Vegas Police. Officers said the woman, 47, was...

3:17 p.m.

Child suffers minor injuries in apartment fire
Child suffers minor injuries in apartment fire
A child was taken to the hospital with a cut and minor smoke inhalation after a mattress caught fire at an apartment this afternoon, according to Las Vegas Fire & Rescue. At 1:27 p.m., firefighters responded to reports of...

2:02 p.m.

Worker killed in accident at Ocean Spray facility in Henderson
Worker killed in accident at Ocean Spray facility in Henderson
An Ocean Spray worker died from injuries he suffered in an accident at the company’s Henderson distribution center on Saturday. Ocean Spray confirmed in a statement that...

1:49 p.m.

Coroner IDs woman killed in crash with garbage truck
A woman who died after her car ran into the back of a Republic Services garbage truck has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as...

1:09 p.m.

Man shot during street fight dies at hospital
Metro Police are investigating the slaying of a man who was found suffering from a gunshot wound Saturday night on the corner of Walnut Road and Savory Court, near East Alexander and North Pecos roads. Officers responded at 8:24 p.m. and found...

12:27 p.m.

Former program director pleads not guilty in theft of School District funds
A former department head with the Clark County School District pleaded not guilty today to 52 charges related to the theft of nearly $300,000 from her employer. Priscilla Rocha is accused of...

11:06 a.m.

Photo: Tow truck drivers clean up after a fatal rollover
Driver killed after being ejected from SUV in rollover crash
A man was ejected from a sport utility vehicle and killed when it rolled over on U.S. 95 this morning, authorities said. The Nevada Highway Patrol responded...

10:34 a.m.

Bellagio robber spent stolen cash on prostitutes, hotel room, police say
Bellagio robber spent stolen cash on prostitutes, hotel room, police say
Metro Police said the suspect they arrested in Friday’s robbery at the Bellagio scored up to $45,000 in cash and proceeded to celebrate with a...

9:26 a.m.

Motorcyclist crashes, hit by truck in North Las Vegas
A motorcyclist was killed after he crashed and was hit by a truck in North Las Vegas this morning, police said. The motorcyclist was traveling...

8:53 a.m.

Flooding does significant damage to homes on Mount Charleston
Flooding does significant damage to homes on Mount Charleston
Eight homes in the Rainbow Canyon area of Mount Charleston sustained significant damage from flooding today, officials said. Rainbow Canyon Boulevard became...

8:02 a.m.

Police: Man fatally shot at house party in northwest valley
A 20-year-old man was shot and killed early today at a house party in the in the northwest Las Vegas Valley, Metro Police reported. The shooting occurred...

2 a.m.

Chocolatier makes move to Container Park; grocery chain Sprouts up across valley
Chocolatier makes move to Container Park; grocery chain Sprouts up across valley
Openings & Closings:
JinJu Chocolates stirs up sweet offerings in its new downtown home as a coffee and doughnut heavyweight opens a new Las Vegas location. Also around town, a growing grocery chain is celebrating its newest location, and ...

Sunday

July 27, 2014

4:11 p.m.

Woman dead after colliding with public services truck
A 29-year-old woman is dead after her vehicle slammed into the back of a Republic Services truck.

Friday

July 25, 2014

3:38 p.m.

Photo: Tourists walk along the Las Vegas Strip in this Ap
Las Vegas visitation up 3.1 percent in June
The number of visitors coming to Las Vegas jumped 3.1 percent in June compared with a year earlier, helped by a lift in convention attendance. A report released Friday by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority says...

1:13 p.m.

Police: 112 cats removed from North Las Vegas home
Police: 112 cats removed from North Las Vegas home
Police said 112 cats and a dog were removed from an uninhabitable home in North Las Vegas. Animal control personnel responded to the home on Thursday after receiving a complaint that ...

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