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Flash flooding warning issued for Henderson
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The National Weather Service has issued severe thunderstorm and flash food warnings for areas in and near the Las Vegas Valley. A severe thunderstorm warning was...
1 person injured in rollover crash near downtown
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
One person was injured this afternoon in a two-vehicle crash near downtown in which...
Another valley Albertsons grocery store set to close
Another valley Albertsons grocery store set to close
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Another Albertsons grocery store is closing in the Las Vegas Valley. The Albertsons at the northwest corner of Green Valley Parkway and Sunset Road in Henderson is ...
Police seeking woman in convenience store theft
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Metro Police are searching for ​a woman they say grabbed merchandise from a west valley convenience store without paying earlier this month.
Robbers hold up employees at grocery store gaming area
Robbers hold up employees at grocery store gaming area
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Two people, each armed with a handgun, robbed employees in the gaming area of a west valley grocery store early Wednesday morning, according to Metro Police. The robbery happened ...
Woman arrested in weekend shooting death of teen
Woman arrested in weekend shooting death of teen
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
A woman has been arrested by Metro Police in connection with the weekend shooting death of 17-year-old Las Vegas resident Demario Hughes. Stacey Thomas, 27, was arrested Tuesday on ...
UMC governing board seeks OK to meet in private
UMC governing board seeks OK to meet in private
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Clark County Commissioners signaled mixed support today for a proposal to let University Medical Center’s newly formed governing board meet outside the public eye. Commissioners voted 4-3 to ...
Flash flood warning issued for Dolan Springs area
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
A flash flood warning has been issued for south-central Clark County, which includes the area of Dolan Springs and Chloride, until 3:45 p.m. as a thunderstorm moves...
Overturned truck snarls traffic on I-15 at Blue Diamond Road
Overturned truck snarls traffic on I-15 at Blue Diamond Road
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
An overturned concrete mixer truck is causing heavy delays on Interstate 15 near Blue Diamond Road, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. Troopers responded to reports...
Calif. police sergeant accused of soliciting undercover Las Vegas officer
Calif. police sergeant accused of soliciting undercover Las Vegas officer
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
A police sergeant from Glendale, Calif., was arrested earlier this month after he allegedly solicited sex from an undercover Las Vegas police officer, according to ...
Police cleared in shooting of stranger discovered by homeowner on couch
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Metro Police have been cleared in the shooting death of a stranger who a homeowner discovered sitting on his couch wearing only...
Coroner IDs victim in fatal stabbing; 3 sought
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Authorities have identified a 25-year-old man who was stabbed to death over the weekend in Las Vegas. Clark County coroner's officials say...
Bail set for former guard charged in prison phone-smuggling case
Bail set for former guard charged in prison phone-smuggling case
Monday, August 18, 2014
A Las Vegas judge today set bail at $50,000 for a former prison guard facing felony charges for allegedly smuggling cellphones into the cell of an inmate awaiting trial in a deadly Strip shooting and crash. The judge also ordered ...
Photo: A rendering of the Project Neon Downtown Gateway.
State dumps public-private financing for massive I-15 project
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Nevada Department of Transportation today scrapped plans to use private financing to pay for major overhauls to Interstate 15 in Las Vegas over concerns about affordability. The department instead opted to go with ...
Firefighters rescue 2 trapped in car after rollover crash
Firefighters rescue 2 trapped in car after rollover crash
Monday, August 18, 2014
Two people were taken to the hospital this afternoon after a rollover crash in front of Tivoli Village, near Rampart Boulevard and Alta Drive, according to Las Vegas Fire & Rescue. Firefighters responded at...

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