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Joey Gallo's career as a catcher ended because a young Bryce Harper once made him cry
Joey Gallo's career as a catcher ended because a young Bryce Harper once made him cry
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Joey Gallo and Bryce Harper have become two of the biggest names in Major League Baseball. But the history between the Texas Rangers first baseman and Washington Nationals right fielder dates back much father than ...
Suspect sought in sexual assault at east valley business
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Before a sexual assault at an east valley business Monday, a man walked into the store, looked around and asked the victim if anyone else was there, according to Metro Police. The suspect’s entrance was captured on ...
Sandoval orders flags at half-staff to honor Barbara Bush
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Gov. Brian Sandoval has ordered U.S. and state flags to be flown at half-staff at the Capitol and other public buildings until sunset Saturday in honor of ...
Person severely burned in early morning fire
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
A person suffered severe burns early today in a fire outside a storage business near Flamingo Road and Rainbow Boulevard, according to the Clark County Fire Department. The burn victim was taken to ...
Judge: Recall bid for Nevada Democratic state senators fails
Judge: Recall bid for Nevada Democratic state senators fails
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Republican-backed efforts to recall two Democratic state senators have failed and no recall elections will be held, a Nevada judge declared today. Judge Jerry Wiese said in a court hearing in ...
Committee to focus on luring big sporting events to Southern Nevada
Committee to focus on luring big sporting events to Southern Nevada
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Gov. Brian Sandoval has created a committee aimed at bringing major sporting events like the NFL Draft to Southern Nevada. The Southern Nevada Sporting Event Committee will hold ...
UNLV Police say woman fondled in campus parking lot
UNLV Police say woman fondled in campus parking lot
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
UNLV Police say they are looking for a man who fondled a female student in a campus parking lot Tuesday morning. The incident was reported about ...
Thunderbirds resume training after fatal jet crash
Thunderbirds resume training after fatal jet crash
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The Air Force Thunderbirds say they are resuming practice today following a crash April 4 that killed one of the elite flight demonstration team’s pilots. “These flights will focus on maintaining our ...
Photo: WBC/WBA/IBF middleweight champion Grennady Golovki
Canelo Alvarez suspended for 6 months for doping violations
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Nevada boxing regulators suspended Canelo Alvarez today for six months for doping violations. Alvarez also must undergo drug tests. No fine was recommended because past ones have ...
Two people rescued after car drives into lake
Two people rescued after car drives into lake
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Firefighters rescued two people Tuesday night after a car drove into a lake in the Desert Shores community, according to Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials. Neither of the occupants ...
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Burning Man community awaits word on fate of founder
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
It's been nearly two weeks since Burning Man organizers announced their founder, Larry Harvey, had been hospitalized and was in critical condition after ...
The inventor of the bump stock is ending his business
The inventor of the bump stock is ending his business
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Bump stock manufacturer Slide Fire Solutions LP will stop taking orders for the device used in the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas and ...
Commissioners update, expand county anti-harassment policy
Commissioners update, expand county anti-harassment policy
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Clark County is rolling out new anti-harassment training for its employees and elected officials in the coming weeks, under a policy approved unanimously by ...
Light snow puts out fire at former nuclear test site
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Officials say a small wildfire burning in a remote part of a former national nuclear proving ground northwest of Las Vegas appears to be out after ...
Police: Disgruntled dealer with gun targeted casino executives at picnic
Police: Disgruntled dealer with gun targeted casino executives at picnic
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
A dealer suspected of shooting two Strip casino executives Sunday during a company picnic at Sunset Park, killing one of them, planned his attack and targeted the victims, according to ...