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Reports show incumbent Nevada Democrats with large cash lead
Reports show incumbent Nevada Democrats with large cash lead
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
New campaign fundraising reports show Republicans are gearing up to try to win back two congressional seats in Nevada, but they've got a long way to go to match the ...
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Trump to nominate Togliatti for Nevada federal judgeship
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
President Donald Trump today announced his intent to nominate Jennifer P. Togliatti to serve as judge on the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada. Togliatti is a senior judge on ...
Las Vegas man faces 10 years in firearms theft case
Las Vegas man faces 10 years in firearms theft case
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
A Las Vegas man who stole a trailer full of guns from a Henderson casino parking lot will serve up to 10 years in prison, according to the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the District of Nevada. Samual Lane Donesing, 29, a three-time convicted felon, pleaded ...
Police: Man arrested after women kidnapped, forced to strip
Police: Man arrested after women kidnapped, forced to strip
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Metro Police say they have arrested a man accused of street robberies in which he ordered women to a secluded area and made them take off their clothes. Raymond Young, 21, was ...
Is Major League Baseball in Southern Nevada's future?
Is Major League Baseball in Southern Nevada's future?
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
If Southern Nevada eventually woos a Major League Baseball franchise, a longtime Las Vegas baseball man doubts it will be the Oakland Athletics. Following MLB Commissioner ...
MGM to sell Bellagio for $4.25 billion, lease property back
MGM to sell Bellagio for $4.25 billion, lease property back
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
MGM Resorts International has a deal in place to sell the Bellagio to a real estate investment trust for $4.25 billion. In a joint news release, MGM and real estate firm Blackstone today ...
Clark County joins coalition to combat climate change
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Clark County today became the first county in Nevada to join the County Climate Coalition, a nationwide initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change. The move fulfills some of ...
MGM selling Circus Circus for $825 million
MGM selling Circus Circus for $825 million
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
MGM Resorts International announced today that it is selling Circus Circus for $825 million to an affiliate of Treasure Island owner Phil Ruffin. MGM will use the proceeds from the sale “to enhance ...
Bail revoked for suspect in kidnapping, slaying case
Bail revoked for suspect in kidnapping, slaying case
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
A man accused of kidnapping and killing a woman, encasing her body in concrete and abandoning it in the desert, is a flight risk, Las Vegas Justice Court Judge Jeannie Hua said today before ...
Immigration officials announce 31 arrests in Las Vegas area
Immigration officials announce 31 arrests in Las Vegas area
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials today announced 31 arrests in the Las Vegas-area late last month. Five of the people in custody had previously been ...
Police: Man trying to kick in door shot, wounded
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
A man trying to kick in the front door of his ex-girlfriend's east valley apartment was shot and ...
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UNLV’s Tuition+ grants help in-state students
Monday, October 7, 2019
A 2019 UNLV graduate, Natnael Gebremariam knows the stresses of figuring out how to pay for college. “I applied for scholarships and grants, basically anything that I could get to ...
Sanders still hospitalized in Las Vegas but expected to be at next debate
Sanders still hospitalized in Las Vegas but expected to be at next debate
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Bernie Sanders remained hospitalized in Nevada on Thursday because of a blocked artery in his heart but will participate in the next Democratic presidential debate, according to ...
Software developer tops list of most in-demand jobs in Southern Nevada
Software developer tops list of most in-demand jobs in Southern Nevada
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Southern Nevada needs more software developers, managers and nurses, according to a workforce report released today. The product of a collaboration among the ...
Metro on alert with release of ‘Joker’ movie
Metro on alert with release of ‘Joker’ movie
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Citing the release of the movie “Joker” on Friday, Metro Police announced increased patrols in and around theaters. The comic book movie has been criticized for the ...