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1 suffers minor injuries in fire at extended-stay motel
1 suffers minor injuries in fire at extended-stay motel
Friday, February 24, 2017
A person suffered minor injuries today in a fire at an extended-stay motel in the east valley, according to the Clark County Fire Department. The person, who was not identified, was treated at ...
In Las Vegas, Pence praises Jewish voters, promises 'unwavering' ties with Israel
In Las Vegas, Pence praises Jewish voters, promises 'unwavering' ties with Israel
Friday, February 24, 2017
Pence affirmed President Donald Trump’s assertion that the U.S. would not allow Iran to develop nuclear weapons, earning applause on several occasions and ...
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Police looking for suspects in residential burglary
Friday, February 24, 2017
Metro Police say they are searching for three people who broke into a northwest valley house last week. Officers were dispatched about 6:10 a.m. on Feb. 16 to the 5400 block of ...
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Titus says Nevada shouldn’t assist with immigration crackdown
Friday, February 24, 2017
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday signed an executive order limiting state agencies, including law enforcement, from assisting President Donald Trump’s efforts to crack down on undocumented immigrants. Now, U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., is calling on ...
Nevada plans July pot sales despite warning of U.S. crackdown
Nevada plans July pot sales despite warning of U.S. crackdown
Friday, February 24, 2017
Nevada still plans to launch recreational marijuana sales in July despite warnings this week of a federal crackdown by the administration of Trump ...
Man held in Las Vegas in slaying of Southern California woman
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Authorities say a 27-year-old Las Vegas man is in custody awaiting his transfer in custody to California to face a murder charge in the death of a woman whose body was found last month off a road near ...
Pence, Adelson to meet privately this week
Pence, Adelson to meet privately this week
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Vice President Mike Pence will sit down with Sheldon Adelson behind closed doors on Friday, a meeting that cements the Republican billionaire's place as a key adviser to ...
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Home foreclosure cases raise questions about SolarCity policies
Thursday, February 23, 2017
SolarCity, the nation’s leading installer of rooftop solar panels and a renewable energy darling, has pitched its value to investors on a simple premise: Once customers sign up to lease a system, they will make payments to the company month after month for at least 20 years. But even when the customers look good enough on paper, it does not always ...
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Sands China a bargain after battering on high-roller revival
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Cashing in on the tourists and recreational bettors who flock to the gambling enclave of Macau had long been Sands China Ltd.’s recipe for success, but ...
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Buildings become canvases in Las Vegas' explosion of murals by Shepard Fairey, D*Face and others
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Message to graffiti artists and taggers in downtown Las Vegas: It may be time to move on. You’re being upstaged by ...
Las Vegas marijuana expo loses name over ‘differing vision’ with parent group
Las Vegas marijuana expo loses name over ‘differing vision’ with parent group
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
An annual Las Vegas marijuana convention has severed ties with its Seattle-based parent organization after a four-year partnership. The former Las Vegas Hempfest will now ...
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County Commission lets builder's plan near Red Rock go forward
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
After hearing hours of passionate public comment, Clark County commissioners voted 5-2 today to let a Las Vegas developer move forward with plans for a community of more than 5,000 homes near the scenic Red Rock National Conservation Area. Gypsum Resources will now conduct studies into specifics regarding infrastructure, design and development of the project on ...
Metro Police search for man after fatal shooting
Metro Police search for man after fatal shooting
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Detectives are searching for a man in connection with a deadly shooting at a northwest valley apartment complex Tuesday night, according to Metro Police. Officers were dispatched about 10:45 p.m. to ...
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Police: Motorcyclist critically injured in hit-and-run crash
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
A motorcyclist was critically injured in a hit-and-run crash this morning, according to Metro Police. The driver of an SUV involved in the crash left ...
Anti-Semitic incident reports also on the rise locally
Anti-Semitic incident reports also on the rise locally
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Jolie Brislin, Nevada regional director of the Anti-Defamation League, said Metro Police and the Clark County School District Police Department have been prompt ...