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Quick fix planned for earthquake-damaged freeway ramp
Quick fix planned for earthquake-damaged freeway ramp
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
A state road official says a busy earthquake-damaged freeway ramp near downtown Las Vegas will need one night to repair. Nevada Department of Transportation ...
Nevada lawmakers give green light to measure allowing Uber to operate
Nevada lawmakers give green light to measure allowing Uber to operate
Saturday, May 23, 2015
After a rocky ride, a bill regulating companies like Uber gained approval from the Nevada Senate and Assembly early ...
Las Vegas freeway ramps reopen after 5.3-magnitude earthquake
Las Vegas freeway ramps reopen after 5.3-magnitude earthquake
Friday, May 22, 2015
A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck a rural area of Southern Nevada, shaking buildings more than 100 miles away and shutting down a busy Las Vegas interchange as ...
FAA: Airliner bound for Las Vegas is struck by laser
FAA: Airliner bound for Las Vegas is struck by laser
Monday, May 18, 2015
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 ...
Committees OK more workers to reduce lines at DMV offices
Committees OK more workers to reduce lines at DMV offices
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Nearly 60 new workers would be hired by the state Department of Motor Vehicles to alleviate long lines and wait times under a plan approved today. “We need to get bodies behind the desks ...
Nevada gasoline prices continue upward creep
Nevada gasoline prices continue upward creep
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Gasoline prices continue to rise in Nevada, with drivers paying an average of 44 cents more a gallon compared to a month ago, according to the AAA auto club. The state’s average price per gallon was $3.22 per gallon Tuesday, up more than ...
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Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars
Monday, May 11, 2015
Google Inc. revealed Monday that its self-driving cars have been in 11 minor traffic accidents since it began experimenting with the technology six years ago. The company released the number after ...
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Fuel-purchasing strategy helps low-cost Allegiant save even more
Thursday, May 7, 2015
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The Las Vegas-based discount airline booked a record $65 million in net income in the first quarter, nearly double from a year earlier, despite only a 9 percent rise in revenue. Airlines’ biggest expense is fuel, and Allegiant wasn’t alone in reaping the benefits of cheaper ...
County commission passes resolution supporting strict regulations for Uber
County commission passes resolution supporting strict regulations for Uber
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
he resolution expressed support for allowing Uber to operate, but called for eight specific regulations, including mandatory drug testing, yearly driver training, and checks for ...
Passenger rail route from Las Vegas to Los Angeles gaining momentum
Passenger rail route from Las Vegas to Los Angeles gaining momentum
Monday, April 27, 2015
A group of federal and local leaders gathered in downtown Las Vegas today to discuss something that hasn't been seen in the region for 18 years: a passenger rail service to ferry riders back and forth between Las Vegas and Los Angeles. "I think the market is there. The will is there. The potential partnership is there," said Rep. Dina Titus ...
Allegiant jet returns to Las Vegas after concern about engine
Allegiant jet returns to Las Vegas after concern about engine
Monday, April 27, 2015
An Allegiant Air flight to Indianapolis returned to the Las Vegas airport this morning after a reported engine concern, an airport spokeswoman said. Allegiant Flight 458 landed safely ...
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Avoiding or attending: How to navigate the weekend of the big fight
Monday, April 27, 2015
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao:
The first weekend in May stands to be one of the busiest of the year. Here's what to expect so you can partake in or avoid the action ...
Traffic signals, crosswalks installed at Las Vegas welcome sign
Traffic signals, crosswalks installed at Las Vegas welcome sign
Thursday, April 23, 2015
With the flip of a switch, two new traffic signals were activated along Las Vegas Boulevard today, making it safer for pedestrians crossing the street to get to the ...
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Longest runway at Las Vegas airport reopens after resurfacing
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A runway at the Las Vegas airport closed since October as part of a $67 million resurfacing project has been reopened ahead of schedule, according to the Clark County Department of Aviation. The first phase of construction on ...
Allegiant pilots say pay raise hardly a goodwill gesture in labor dispute
Allegiant pilots say pay raise hardly a goodwill gesture in labor dispute
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
With Allegiant Air pilots threatening to go on strike, top boss Maurice “Maury” Gallagher seems to be trying one method to keep them happy and in the cockpit: a pay raise ...

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