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Casino promotions: May 28-June 3
Sunday, May 28, 2017
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Pedestrian hit, killed by pickup truck on Charleston Boulevard
Friday, May 26, 2017
A pedestrian was hit and killed by a pickup truck Thursday night as he crossed Charleston Boulevard near Shiloah Drive, according to Metro Police.
The pedestrian was crossing the street about ...
Las Vegas airport has busiest April ever, tops 4 million passengers
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
McCarran International Airport had its highest passenger volume ever for the month of April, also marking the first time the passenger count exceeded ...
Man found dead with gunshot wounds on Las Vegas sidewalk
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
A man found dead on a Las Vegas sidewalk Tuesday night might have been killed in a gang-related shooting, according to Metro Police. Officers responding to a report of a shooting about 9:20 p.m. in the 2700 block of ...
Nevada's nuclear dilemma: Inside the reignited fight over Yucca Mountain
Monday, May 22, 2017
For decades, Nevada has been resisting the federal government’s plan to turn Yucca Mountain into the nation’s lone dump for high-level nuclear waste. Critics say seismic ...
How to maximize your nutrient intake
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Most of us know that fruits and vegetables are essential to a healthy diet. But not all produce is created equal.
Casino promotions: May 21-27
Sunday, May 21, 2017
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Police seeking suspect after man stabbed in neck outside hotel
Friday, May 19, 2017
Metro Police say they are looking for a woman who approached an elderly man sitting outside a downtown Las Vegas hotel, bent over to hug him and stabbed him in the back of the neck. The man was taken to ...
Golfers can bet on skills in tourneys at MGM Grand's Level Up lounge
Friday, May 19, 2017
Golfing with your buddies likely already has an element of wagering involved, but now you can bet on your skills in a casino setting. ...
Elderly woman tied up during armed home invasion
Friday, May 19, 2017
Two gunmen broke into an elderly woman’s home early Thursday while she was sleeping, tied her up and ransacked the residence for about an hour before ...
Police: Motorcyclist taken into custody suspect in robbery
Friday, May 19, 2017
A suspect in a robbery earlier this week was taken into custody today after initially refusing to stop when a patrol vehicle tried to pull him over on ...
Police investigating fatal shooting at apartment complex
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Metro Police say they are investigating a fatal shooting this morning at an apartment complex in the 2800 block of South Decatur Boulevard. The incident was reported about ...
Pedestrian, 61, hit and killed in crosswalk in Mesquite
Monday, May 15, 2017
A 61-year-old man was crossing a street in Mesquite today when he was hit in a crosswalk by a car and ...
Person in critical condition after apartment fire
Monday, May 15, 2017
A person was in critical condition this morning after being pulled unconscious from a fire at an apartment building early today, according to the Clark County Fire Department. A second person ...
Man shot after pointing gun toward officers, Metro Police say
Monday, May 15, 2017
A Metro Police officer shot and critically wounded a man who raised a gun at officers responding to a family disturbance call early today at an apartment complex in ...
Is it good to be a woman in Nevada?
Monday, May 15, 2017
The pioneering spirit of the West helped Nevada reach some progressive milestones early. But in 2017, a year that has uniquely mobilized women as a political force, where does the state stand in terms of their opportunities?
Man dies in Metro custody after incident on Las Vegas Boulevard
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Unable to get the man to comply to orders, officers then used a neck restraint to control him, police said. The man lost consciousness and ...
Casino promotions: May 14-20
Sunday, May 14, 2017
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Renovations to close Rio Secco course for summer
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Rio Secco Golf Club in Henderson will close May 23 for renovations by renowned golf course architect Rees Jones, the course's original designer. ...
SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker to open in Bellagio in summer
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
After opening SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker at MGM National Harbor in Maryland in December, the actor and designer will open a second boutique in the Bellagio this summer. ...
Morning fire south of the Strip left some without power
Monday, May 8, 2017
A fire at power substation south of the Strip is sending a cloud of smoke into ...
Home prices keep rising amid ‘housing shortage’ in Southern Nevada
Monday, May 8, 2017
Local home prices continued to climb in April as Southern Nevada now has less than a two-month supply of homes available for sale, according to a report released Monday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors. ...
The Data: May 7-13
Monday, May 8, 2017
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Casino promotions: May 7-13
Sunday, May 7, 2017
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How to make your own cleaning supplies
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Baking soda and lemon juice to olive oil and white vinegar, everyday items found in the kitchen have uses beyond what’s listed on the packaging. Homeowners can turn such staples into cleaning solutions that don’t cost much or pack harsh chemicals. Even that cheap vodka you’ve been avoiding can be put to excellent use.
Collagen craze: Exploring the health and beauty trend du jour
Sunday, May 7, 2017
While firm, dewy skin also needs amino sugars (hydration) and a protein called elastin (elasticity and rebound), collagen is key. It’s the main structural protein in a range of connective tissues, providing plumpness and protecting against stretching. So lacking it does a lot to age a person, especially in the skin of the face.
Fire breaks out at empty building near Strip for 5th time
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Fire broke out at a vacant commercial building this morning for the fifth time in less than a year, causing an estimated $120,000 in damage, according to the Clark County Fire Department. Nobody was ...
Council names new Las Vegas city manager
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
The Las Vegas City Council today named Deputy City Manager Scott Adams as the next city manager. Adams, whose first day as city manager will be July 7, is taking over for Betsy Fretwell, who is retiring and ...
Person critically injured in early morning fire
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
A person was in critical condition with burns after a fire early this morning at a townhouse near Desert Inn Road and Boulder Highway, according to the Clark County Fire Department.
The burn victim was taken to ...
Firefighters put out blaze at northeast valley mobile home
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Firefighters responding to a blaze in the northeast valley this morning found flames shooting from the roof and front window of a mobile home, according to ...
Bicyclist, 35, killed in collision with SUV
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
A 35-year-old bicyclist from Las Vegas was killed Monday night when he collided with an SUV at Decatur Boulevard and Westmoreland Drive, according to Metro Police.
The SUV was headed north on ...
Boy, 16, arrested in fatal shooting on RTC bus
Monday, May 1, 2017
A 16-year-old boy has been arrested in the shooting death of a man on an RTC bus last year following an argument and fight, according to Metro Police. The teen, whose name was not released, was ...
Las Vegas man, 60, hit by car, killed crossing street
Monday, May 1, 2017
A 60-year-old Las Vegas man was hit by a car and killed early this morning while crossing Flamingo Road just west of Valley View Boulevard, according to ...
Your guide to choosing the right charity
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Making a difference isn’t always as easy as finding a cause and handing over some cash. There are many upstanding charitable organizations in Southern Nevada, but it’s wise to do some research before you commit to a donation. In five minutes, we’ll make you an expert on how to balance your head and your heart.
Casino promotions: April 30-May 6
Sunday, April 30, 2017
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Cause of afternoon house fire under investigation
Friday, April 28, 2017
The Clark County Fire Department says it is investigating the cause of a blaze at a house today in the 4900 block of East St. Louis Avenue. The fire was reported about ...
Woman killed, man wounded in North Las Vegas shooting
Friday, April 28, 2017
A woman was killed and a man wounded in an early morning shooting at an apartment in North Las Vegas, according to police. The two were on a balcony before the shooting, which was reported about ...
Father booked on murder count in death of missing 13-year-old son
Thursday, April 27, 2017
A father, already in jail in an unrelated case, has been booked on a count of murder in the death of his missing 13-year-old son, Metro Police announced today. Paul Darell Jones, 33, was booked ...
Police seek suspect in Henderson convenience store robbery
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Henderson Police are trying to identify a suspect in the armed robbery of a 7-Eleven convenience store earlier this week. The robbery occurred about 10:45 p.m. Monday at the 7-Eleven at ...
Las Vegas airport sets record with 4.2 million passengers in March
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
McCarran International Airport had its busiest March in history, accommodating 4.2 million passengers, according to statistics released today by the Clark County Department of Aviation. The number represents a 3.2 percent increase from March 2016. The previous high for the month was ...
Man injured in random knife attack dies, police say
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
A man severely wounded in a random knife attack that left another person dead last week has succumbed to his injuries, according to Metro Police. Police said they were notified Monday evening that ...
No amount of spending will make Yucca Mountain nuke dump a good idea
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
In reaction to news that a hearing on a bill to resurrect the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository had been scheduled in a congressional subcommittee this week, a group of 80 organizations has ...
Casino promotions: April 23-29
Sunday, April 23, 2017
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Man, 33, killed when SUV runs onto median, flips
Friday, April 21, 2017
A 33-year-old Las Vegas man was killed Thursday when the SUV he was driving flipped over after running onto a median and hitting a fire hydrant and landscaping boulders, according to Metro Police. The crash happened about ...
Pedestrian hit by car, killed crossing Spring Mountain Road
Friday, April 21, 2017
A 57-year-old Las Vegas woman was hit by a car and killed Thursday night while crossing Spring Mountain Road outside of a crosswalk, according to Metro Police. The pedestrian was crossing the ...
Henderson Police car hit during traffic stop on 215 Beltway; 2 officers injured
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Two Henderson Police officers conducting a traffic stop on the 215 Beltway near Valley Verde Drive late Thursday were injured when their unmarked vehicle was struck ...
Motorcyclist dies at hospital after crash with pickup truck
Thursday, April 20, 2017
A Las Vegas man died at University Medical Center after suffering injuries in a motorcycle crash Wednesday that initially didn’t appear life-threatening, according to Metro Police.
The crash happened about 8:10 a.m. on ...
Man, 23, accused of firing shots into Henderson tavern
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
An intoxicated man who was asked to leave a Henderson bar after causing a disturbance is accused of firing shots into the building, according to police. Some six shots were fired into the PKWY Tavern, 445 Marks St., about ...
Power failure temporarily knocks out traffic lights near the Strip
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
A power outage caused some traffic signals to go dark near the Las Vegas Strip for about an hour today. In a text alert, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada reported ...
Bellagio fire blamed on faulty light fixture
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
A fire that did an estimated $450,000 in damage at the Bellagio on Thursday was caused by a faulty light fixture, according to the Clark County Fire Department.
The exterior fixture was about 3.5 feet below the ...

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