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Apartments evacuated as police investigate fumes
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018
Residents were evacuated from an apartment complex east of the Strip because of strong fumes coming from ...
Murder-suicide suspected after 4 found dead in Henderson
Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018
Police responding to shots fired found four people dead in a Henderson residence Thursday night in an apparent murder-suicide ...
American Red Cross offers disaster response and prevention every day
Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018
Meet the American Red Cross of Southern Nevada and learn about its mission, which goes beyond collecting and providing blood for those in need.
In Las Vegas, President Trump pleads for voters to back Heller, Tarkanian
Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018
President Donald Trump spoke for more than one hour tonight at the Las Vegas Convention Center, listing what he considered his best accomplishments to supporters and urging them continue their backing at the polls ...
Motorcycle involved in fatal crash in North Las Vegas
Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018
A motorcycle was involved in a fatal crash this morning at Craig Road and 5th Street, according to North Las Vegas Police. Police reported the incident via Twitter about 6:30 a.m. Pictures from the scene show ...
Pedestrian hit by truck, killed in crosswalk
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018
A pedestrian crossing the street in a marked crosswalk was hit by a pickup truck and killed this morning, according to Metro Police. The incident happened about 6:45 a.m. at Sahara Avenue and ...
Man hit by RTC bus, critically injured
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018
A man was critically injured when he walked in front of a Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada bus and was hit Monday night in the ...
Police arrest suspect in gunpoint sexual assault
Monday, Sept. 17, 2018
Metro Police have arrested a man they say ordered a woman into a car at gunpoint last month and sexually assaulted her ...
Suspect sought in stabbing at Lake Mead
Monday, Sept. 17, 2018
Special agents with the National Park Service Investigative Services Branch and U.S. park rangers are investigating a stabbing earlier this month at Stewarts Point in ...
Follow the money: Who's helping fund your local representatives?
Friday, Sept. 14, 2018
So far this election cycle, almost $2 billion has been pumped into the campaign coffers of congressional office holders and candidates. Ask most members of the public, and you’ll hear a quid pro quo explanation: Special interest groups and corporations contribute money to influence policy and votes. But it’s not ...
Motorcyclist killed in crash north of Las Vegas
Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018
A man was killed Wednesday when the motorcycle he was riding crashed north of Las Vegas, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. The rider, Donald Shortell, 67, of Alamo, was pronounced dead at ...
Henderson man, 31, killed in three-wheeler crash
Monday, Sept. 10, 2018
A 31-year-old Henderson man was killed Sunday when the three-wheeled vehicle he was driving collided with a car making a left turn in the far ...
Foundation serves families with medically complex children
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018
Meet Positively Kids, an organization dedicated to delivering high-quality, integrated behavioral and primary care health care services to Southern Nevada children and their families, with an emphasis on medically fragile, medically dependent and developmentally delayed children.
Police searching for suspect in gunpoint sexual assault
Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018
Metro Police are looking for a man they say ordered a woman into a car at gunpoint last week and sexually assaulted her. The woman was walking about 4 a.m. on Aug. 26 near South Casino Center Boulevard and ...
Police: Motorcyclist killed trying to pass SUV on wrong side of road
Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018
A motorcyclist was killed today when he tried to pass an SUV by swinging into the opposing lane and crashed into the vehicle as it turned left, according to Metro Police. The crash happened about ...
Motorcyclist killed in crash in North Las Vegas
Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018
A motorcyclist was killed this morning when he collided with a car turning into a private driveway, according to North Las Vegas Police. The crash happened about 5:40 a.m. in the area of ...
Screech! Wait until you see where Las Vegas ranks in driver safety
Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018
Las Vegas and North Las Vegas rank in the bottom half of American cities in driver safety and are sliding down the scale, says a new study by Allstate. And while things were brighter in ...
Security guard accused of sexual assault at downtown Las Vegas hotel
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018
A security guard has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Las Vegas hotel after threatening to turn her over to police for suspected ...
Fire spreads from yard to mobile home
Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018
A fire that started in a yard full of junk this morning spread to a double-wide mobile home, according to Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials. The fire was reported about 9:30 a.m. in ...
Fire does extensive damage to northwest valley house
Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018
An overnight house fire did extensive damage to a house in the northwest valley, according to Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials. Nobody was injured. Dispatchers received several calls about ...
Man hit by train in downtown Las Vegas
Monday, Aug. 20, 2018
A man suffered moderate to serious injuries when he was hit by a train today in downtown Las Vegas, fire department officials said. The man was struck at the Washington Avenue railroad overpass, between ...
Fire does $75,000 damage to commercial building
Monday, Aug. 20, 2018
A fire at a commercial building Sunday night in the northeast valley did an estimated $75,000 in damage, according to the Clark County Fire Department. Nobody was ...
A familiar name takes over at Beauty Bar
Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018
Roxie Amoroso, a veteran Vegas promoter and musician who has played in bands like Pigasus and Crazy Chief—and the owner of Exile on Main Street clothing boutique—recently purchased a stake in the 13-year-old Fremont East anchor.
Pedestrian hit by pickup, killed crossing street in Henderson
Friday, Aug. 17, 2018
A pedestrian was hit and killed by a pickup truck Thursday night while crossing Warm Springs Road in Henderson, police said. The incident happened about 10:15 p.m. between ...
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society a guiding light to cancer patients for decades
Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018
Meet a nonprofit organization that has invested more than $1.2 billion in research to fight blood cancer.
Man dies after fight; roommate arrested on murder count
Monday, Aug. 13, 2018
A man was arrested on a count of murder after getting into a fight with a roommate, who was unresponsive after ...
Henderson Police: Shots fired after officers hit by car
Monday, Aug. 13, 2018
An officer fired several shots Sunday night after a man hit him and another officer with a car while attempting ...
Man shot to death at vacant apartment
Monday, Aug. 13, 2018
A man was shot to death Sunday night in a vacant apartment after getting into a fight, according to Metro Police. The shooting was reported about 10:35 p.m. in the ...
Search underway for boater missing at Lake Mead
Monday, Aug. 13, 2018
Authorities are searching for a 69-year-old boater who set out on Lake Mead about noon Friday from the Callville Bay Marina and hasn’t been ...
Meditation can be an important aid during calm and crisis periods
Friday, Aug. 10, 2018
The goal of meditation is to achieve a state of peace by observing your thoughts and feelings rather than becoming immersed in them. Instead of giving into panic, you acknowledge your fears and dark thoughts, but know, like all things, they too will pass.
Convention authority CEO cleared in spending investigation
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018
Metro Police found no criminal wrongdoing in spending practices by Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority CEO Rossi Ralenkotter ...
Woman critically injured in 2-vehicle wreck
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018
A woman was critically injured Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash at Southern Highlands Parkway and Valley View Boulevard, according to Metro Police. A pickup truck headed north on Southern Highlands about ...
Wynn Las Vegas donation to revitalize Shade Tree shelter
Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018
The investment, announced by Wynn Las Vegas President Maurice Wooden on Tuesday, is expected to alleviate construction and upkeep costs for the charity that plays a key role in helping victims of domestic violence and homelessness in Las Vegas ...
Driver who hit trooper’s car located and ticketed, Highway Patrol says
Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018
The Nevada Highway Patrol says it has located a motorist who slammed into a trooper’s car door as he was conducting a traffic stop along a freeway ramp. The woman, whose name was not released, was issued citations on ...
Metro Police investigating officer-involved shooting
Monday, Aug. 6, 2018
Metro Police say they are investigating an officer-involved shooting west of downtown Las Vegas. Officers were responding to a call of a possible suicidal person at ...
Families battling childhood cancer have Candlelighters to lean on
Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018
Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada provides emotional support, quality-of-life programs and financial assistance for families in need.
Live coverage: The Sun's high school football media day
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
We are at Red Rock Resort for the Sun's annual high school football media day. Here's what Southern Nevada's coaches and players are saying about the upcoming season ...
Man dies at Lake Mohave after diving into water
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
A man died Monday at Lake Mohave after authorities received a report of a possible drowning in a cove north of Laughlin, according to the National Park Service. The Lake Mead Interagency Communication Center received a report about ...
Police: Pedestrian critically injured in hit-and-run
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
A pedestrian was critically injured in a hit-and-run accident while crossing a street early today in downtown Las Vegas, according to Metro Police. A 34-year-old Las Vegas man was ...
Henderson Police seek suspects in bank robbery
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Henderson Police say they are searching for two suspects in the Monday robbery of a U.S. Bank branch in the 10000 block of Eastern Avenue. Two men entered the bank together and then ...
Spread the Word Nevada puts books into the hands of low-income children
Friday, July 20, 2018
Learn about an organization dedicated to advancing childhood literacy within low-income communities by changing lives one book at a time.
Four arrested in slaying of man in North Las Vegas
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Four people have been arrested in the shooting death of a 24-year-old man in May, according to North Las Vegas Police. D’vonte Bridges, 22, Michael Thomas, 24, Trashaun Brooks, 23, and ...
Henderson Police make arrest in death of elderly woman
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Henderson Police say they have arrested a man in the death of an elderly woman found earlier this month in a burning apartment with apparent trauma to her ...
Fatal crash closes U.S. 93 near Coyote Springs
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
A double-fatal crash has shut down U.S. 93 in both directions this morning northeast of Las Vegas, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. The highway is closed between ...
Police: Domestic dispute leaves woman dead; boyfriend arrested
Monday, July 16, 2018
Metro Police have arrested a man they say is the boyfriend of a woman who died after a domestic dispute last week in which she fell down a flight of apartment stairs ...
'Disgraceful': Trump blasted by both parties after Putin meeting
Monday, July 16, 2018
After declining to endorse U.S. intelligence agencies’ conclusion that Russia meddled in the 2016 election, President Donald Trump drew condemnation this morning from Republicans and Democrats. Here is a sampling of ...
Women marching to the ballot box
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
In a dark time for the organization she represents, Lindsey Harmon sees bright lights glowing in Nevada and across the nation. Harmon, the lead advocate in the state for Planned Parenthood, says she’s optimistic that ...
About 40,000 without power in valley outage
Monday, July 9, 2018
About 40,000 NV Energy customers were without service Monday night as a thunderstorm ripped through the valley ...
Storms slam Las Vegas with winds, lightning, outages
Monday, July 9, 2018
Monsoon-style summer storms hit the Las Vegas area late Monday with persistent lightning, sheets of rain and powerful winds that left more than 40,000 residents without power ...
Police investigating fatal weekend shooting in North Las Vegas
Monday, July 9, 2018
A man was shot to death Sunday night following a confrontation in North Las Vegas, police said. Officers were dispatched ...

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