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February 20, 2018

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Fugitive in brutal 2008 Las Vegas slaying captured in Mexico
Fugitive in brutal 2008 Las Vegas slaying captured in Mexico
Thursday, February 15, 2018
A fugitive on the FBI's 10 most wanted list has been arrested in Mexico and returned to the United States to face charges in the 2008 killing of in Las Vegas, the FBI ...
Doctor in War Machine trial faces several charges
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
A doctor who testified for the defense during the sexual assault and kidnapping trial of former mixed martial arts fighter War Machine is facing federal charges. The U.S. Attorney's office in Las Vegas says Dr. Steven A. Holper was arrested Tuesday. He was charged with ...
Judge orders media to return mass shooting autopsy report
Friday, February 9, 2018
A Las Vegas judge has ordered The Associated Press and Las Vegas Review-Journal to return copies of a redacted autopsy of an off-duty police officer killed in ...
Government challenges dismissal of rancher Cliven Bundy's case
Government challenges dismissal of rancher Cliven Bundy's case
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to reconsider the dismissal of the criminal case against a Nevada rancher who led a 2014 armed standoff with ...
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Widow wants block on media use of Oct. 1 shooting autopsies
Monday, February 5, 2018
The widow of a Las Vegas police officer killed in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history wants a Nevada judge to block ...
Store clerk gets probation in fatal shooting of teen
Store clerk gets probation in fatal shooting of teen
Thursday, February 1, 2018
A smoke shop clerk who fatally shot a 13-year-old would-be shoplifter in 2016 was sentenced today to probation on a charge of ...
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Critics vow to sue Nevada over free-roaming horses
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Critics of Nevada's new plan to cede state ownership of nearly 3,000 free-roaming horses to private hands intend to file a lawsuit to block what they say is an illegal move that ultimately would ...
Federal judge in Las Vegas to make way for new nominee
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
A federal judge in Las Vegas is making room for another appointee to the bench after 16 years presiding over cases ranging from a deadly motorcycle club brawl at a southern Nevada casino to ...
'Person of interest' redacted from Oct. 1 shooting records
'Person of interest' redacted from Oct. 1 shooting records
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Search warrant records unsealed Tuesday show that in the first hours after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, Las Vegas police and FBI agents identified two people of ...
Judge delays decision on unsealing Strip shooting documents
Judge delays decision on unsealing Strip shooting documents
Friday, January 26, 2018
A state court judge in Las Vegas plans to rule next week whether to release police search warrant records related to the deadliest mass shooting in ...
Man accused of sex trafficking of a child
Friday, January 26, 2018
A man arrested last week is accused of kidnapping a child in Las Vegas and prostituting her in California, according to court logs and ...
Henderson man accused of shipping mislabeled steroids
Thursday, January 25, 2018
A Henderson man is accused of misleading customers in Maryland by shipping them mislabeled anabolic steroids, the U.S. attorney for the ...
Prosecutor: Grand jury to get Metro cop manslaughter case
Prosecutor: Grand jury to get Metro cop manslaughter case
Thursday, January 25, 2018
A grand jury will consider the involuntary manslaughter case against a former Las Vegas police officer in the neck-hold death of an unarmed man outside ...
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Feds won't retry refuge occupier Ryan Bundy on FBI camera theft charge
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Federal prosecutors won't retry Oregon refuge occupier Ryan Bundy for the alleged theft of FBI surveillance cameras after a 2016 trial ended in a hung jury on the charge. The jury acquitted Bundy, younger brother Ammon Bundy and ...
Jailed in Nevada, he's now accused in a Texas slaying
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
A 27-year-old man jailed in Nevada on accusations of attempted murder was charged Tuesday with murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a Fort Worth man a year ago. The victim, 41-year-old Matthew Gaines, had opened ...