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May 20, 2015

8:38 a.m.

Metro Police make 10 arrests at Las Vegas marijuana convention
Metro Police make 10 arrests at Las Vegas marijuana convention
Metro Police arrested 10 people at Hempcon, a three-day medical marijuana education convention. Lt. Laz Chavez said vendors at five booths were caught selling ...

Tuesday

May 19, 2015

4:27 p.m.

Crash blocks lanes on 215 Beltway near Stephanie Street
Drivers can expect traffic delays on the 215 Beltway near Stephanie Street after a car and pickup truck collided this afternoon, blocking two right lanes, according to ...

4:10 p.m.

Lawmakers review proposal to dump Nevada’s caucus system
Lawmakers review proposal to dump Nevada’s caucus system
Nevada lawmakers plan to review a measure that supporters say would make it easier for voters to participate in presidential elections. The Assembly ...

3:37 p.m.

Incensed over lawsuit, activists hold third protest against Attorney General Adam Laxalt
Incensed over lawsuit, activists hold third protest against Attorney General Adam Laxalt
Las Vegas immigration activists, still incensed over Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt’s decision to join a lawsuit challenging a federal deportation deferral plan, staged ...

2:11 p.m.

Coroner IDs 2 women killed in rollover crash in Laughlin
Two women killed in a rollover crash Sunday on State Route 163 in Laughlin have been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Maria Guzman, 77, and Mary Guzman, 84, both of Los Angeles, died of ...

1:55 p.m.

Trial date set for Sen. Harry Reid’s brother on DUI, weapons charges
A lawyer entered a not-guilty plea Tuesday before a local judge on behalf of the brother of U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, and he obtained a July trial date for ...

1:17 p.m.

Photo: Rick Harrison and DeAnna Burditt at the Peter Lik
Rick Harrison of ‘Pawn Stars’ hosting Marco Rubio fundraiser
The head honcho of the Las Vegas-based TV show “Pawn Stars” will host a birthday party fundraiser for GOP presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio. Rick Harrison and his wife, Deanna, will host the bash May 28 at their home, along with Lt. Governor Mark Hutchison, who is Rubio’s ...

12:42 p.m.

Henderson to consider 4-month moratorium on massage parlors
Henderson to consider 4-month moratorium on massage parlors
The Henderson City Council will vote tonight on a four-month ban to prevent new massage parlors from opening and give staff time to craft new rules to crack down on ...

11:19 a.m.

Trial delayed for suspects in slaying of neighborhood mom
Trial delayed for suspects in slaying of neighborhood mom
Trial is being postponed for a 19-year-old and a co-defendant accused of killing a Las Vegas mom in a neighborhood shootout in February. A Clark County District Court judge said Tuesday too many pretrial matters remained unresolved to ...

8:40 a.m.

Henderson Police investigating deaths of couple as murder-suicide
Henderson Police investigating deaths of couple as murder-suicide
A man found dead at his home in Henderson was apparently shot to death by his estranged wife, who killed herself ...

Monday

May 18, 2015

5:05 p.m.

Protesters to rally against Laxalt-backed immigration lawsuit
Local immigration activists are staging a rally Tuesday to ask ​Attorney General Adam Laxalt to withdraw from a lawsuit challenging two deportation deferral programs that would ...

12:30 p.m.

Photo: A view of the newly renovated main entryway at the
Stratosphere parent reports big profit increase for first quarter
The company that runs the Stratosphere, Arizona Charlie’s and the Aquarius in Laughlin reported its first-quarter earnings on Friday. The company said its net revenue boost stemmed from more slot revenue, better occupancy, higher average daily room rates and ...

12:06 p.m.

FAA: Airliner bound for Las Vegas is struck by laser
FAA: Airliner bound for Las Vegas is struck by laser
A crew member on a Frontier Airlines flight reported that a pilot suffered vision issues after the plane was struck by a green laser early this morning on its way to Las Vegas ...

11:44 a.m.

Public viewing set for blues legend B.B. King in Las Vegas
Public viewing set for blues legend B.B. King in Las Vegas
A public viewing for blues legend B.B. King will be held in Las Vegas before his body is sent to Mississippi, where plans are being made for ...

11:13 a.m.

Downpours, hail hit the Henderson, Summerlin areas
Downpours, hail hit the Henderson, Summerlin areas
Nearly an inch of rain fell in parts of Henderson today and more than an inch in Summerlin, as the National Weather Service issued flood advisories and warned of ...

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