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August 21, 2017

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Anti-Defamation League, others to host peace vigil Sunday in North Las Vegas
Sunday, August 20, 2017
The 4 p.m. event at the First African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2446 Revere St., comes in the wake of a protest turned violent and then deadly ...
North Las Vegas church peace vigil to be held Sunday
Friday, August 18, 2017
A Las Vegas area church is hosting a vigil in light of the deadly Charlottesville protests and is urging attendees not to bring signs or posters. The First AME Church in North Las Vegas says ...
Why even the hyperloop probably wouldn’t change your commute time
Why even the hyperloop probably wouldn’t change your commute time
Sunday, August 13, 2017
The hyperloop, Elon Musk has boasted, could whisk you from New York to Washington in 29 minutes. Other maglev boosters sell similar dreams: San Francisco to Los Angeles in under 30. Dallas to Houston; Portland, Oregon to Seattle; Orlando, Florida to Miami in the same. The half-hour trip is something ...
Police: Pedestrian shot dead after altercation in street
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
A man was shot to death Monday night following an altercation near Deer Springs Park in North Las Vegas, police said. The shooting happened ...
Girl, 17, killed in overnight crash; driver sought
Girl, 17, killed in overnight crash; driver sought
Friday, July 28, 2017
North Las Vegas Police say they are looking for two males who fled after a single-vehicle crash early today that killed a 17-year-old girl and ...
Post Faraday, North Las Vegas relies on rapid industrial growth
Post Faraday, North Las Vegas relies on rapid industrial growth
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Beset by damaging economic news in recent weeks, North Las Vegas can find comfort in its continuing industrial real estate boom. The announcement by embattled carmaker Faraday Future that ...
GOP faces growing demographic nightmare in West
GOP faces growing demographic nightmare in West
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
When the Mirage Hotel and Casino opened in 1989, it kicked off one of the most significant construction booms in recent history. Four new mega-casinos opened in quick succession on the Las Vegas Strip, bringing in tens of thousands of ...
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Hyperloop One had its first full-system test of ultrafast transportation system
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Hyperloop One completed the first full-scale test of its hyperloop technology in a vacuum environment on May 12th, the company announced today. In the test, the company’s hyperloop vehicle — which uses ...
Experts: Scrapped electric-car plant might signal industry woes
Experts: Scrapped electric-car plant might signal industry woes
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
An electric car maker deserted its plan to construct a $1 billion manufacturing plant in southern Nevada in a move experts say could spell trouble for the company and ...
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Faraday stops work on North Las Vegas factory
Monday, July 10, 2017
Upstart electric car company Faraday Future announced today it would stop work on a $1 billion manufacturing plant at the Apex Industrial Park in North Las Vegas. Faraday said it is shifting its attention to a new facility to accelerate the start of production on its flagship vehicle, the FF91. “As a result of this shift in direction, we are in the process of identifying a manufacturing facility that presents a faster path to a start-of-production and aligns with ...
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Ohio air show attendance down after Thunderbirds cancel
Monday, June 26, 2017
An Ohio air show's attendance was lower than expected after the Air Force Thunderbirds cancelled performances when an F-16D fighter jet left the runway and flipped over upon landing during ...
Official: Girl found at North Las Vegas church likely missing baby
Thursday, June 22, 2017
An Arizona investigator said Thursday he is confident a baby left at a Las Vegas-area church is the same one that authorities have been ...
Steve Sisolak announces he's running for governor
Steve Sisolak announces he's running for governor
Thursday, June 22, 2017
A Southern Nevada lawmaker who heads the elected body that covers the Las Vegas Strip said Thursday he's running as a Democrat for governor in November 2018. "I'm in," Steve Sisolak said Thursday by telephone following a meeting with ...
Infant left at NLV church might be missing 'Baby Girl Jackson'
Infant left at NLV church might be missing 'Baby Girl Jackson'
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Authorities say an infant that was left at a North Las Vegas church might be the missing "Baby Girl Jackson" who authorities have been looking for in three different ...
Missing North Las Vegas woman found in good health
Friday, June 9, 2017
North Las Vegas Police say a 72-year-old woman with medical conditions, who’d gone missing from her house Friday morning, has been located ...