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Man injured in rollover accident
Friday, January 23, 2015
A man was taken to the hospital after a rollover accident this afternoon near Bonanza and Mojave roads, police said. Police received a report about ...
Student at Valley High School confirmed with measles
Friday, January 23, 2015
A student at Valley High School was confirmed to have measles this week, Clark County School District officials said today. It’s the first confirmed case in Southern Nevada since ...
Photo: Serenity now: M Resort's Daydream Pool
Las Vegas casinos hiring for summer pool season
Friday, January 23, 2015
Competition to land a summer gig in Las Vegas’ bustling pool club scene is fierce. But as preparations for the pool season ramp up, resorts rolled out more job opportunities this week at pools and dayclubs. Here’s a look at some of the ...
Metro Police detective accused of attempted sexual assault
Metro Police detective accused of attempted sexual assault
Friday, January 23, 2015
A Metro Police detective was arrested Thursday on counts including attempted sexual assault and battery after allegedly fighting with a woman over a fee for ...
Nevada AG fighting new trial in slaying of FBI agent
Nevada AG fighting new trial in slaying of FBI agent
Friday, January 23, 2015
Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt said today his office has filed an appeal to stop the release of death row inmate Jose Echavarria, convicted of the 1990 murder of an FBI agent during a bank robbery in Las Vegas . U.S. District Court Judge Miranda Du has ordered ...
Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson to lead China subsidiary
Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson to lead China subsidiary
Friday, January 23, 2015
Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson will take the same title at his company's subsidiary in Macau, Asia's gambling mecca near Hong Kong. Sands China Ltd. announced Friday that ...
Officials warn of scammers posing as Las Vegas airport workers
Officials warn of scammers posing as Las Vegas airport workers
Friday, January 23, 2015
Scammers are posing as airport employees via email to lure people into sending them money, Clark County officials said this morning. In the scheme, recipients are told ...
Metro Police investigating man’s death as a suicide
Metro Police investigating man’s death as a suicide
Friday, January 23, 2015
Metro Police homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man found this morning in the 2800 block of Stewart Avenue as a suicide, officials said. Police responded ...
Coroner IDs pedestrian killed while running across I-15
Coroner IDs pedestrian killed while running across I-15
Friday, January 23, 2015
A pedestrian hit by a pickup truck on Interstate 15 was running across the northbound lanes of the highway when he was struck ...
Photo: Guide Neil Jurgensen, left, helps volunteer Ken Lo
Volunteers sought for homeless tally in Las Vegas area
Friday, January 23, 2015
Organizers say volunteers are still needed for next week's eighth annual effort to count every person living on the streets in and around Las Vegas. The Southern Nevada Homeless Census is scheduled ...
Woman, 56, hit by car, critically injured crossing street
Woman, 56, hit by car, critically injured crossing street
Friday, January 23, 2015
A 56-year-old woman was hit by a car and critically injured Thursday night while crossing Charleston Boulevard, Metro Police said. The accident, which remains under investigation, was ...
Las Vegas ranked among least healthy cities
Las Vegas ranked among least healthy cities
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Las Vegas is a mecca for many things, but health does not appear to be one of them. The BetterDoctor.com Healthy Cities Index ranked Las Vegas the seventh least healthy metro area in the nation. A high number of uninsured residents and poor ...
Implosion to take down Clarion Hotel off Las Vegas Strip
Implosion to take down Clarion Hotel off Las Vegas Strip
Thursday, January 22, 2015
The Clarion Hotel and Casino off the Las Vegas Strip is expected to collapse in an early-morning Feb. 10 implosion. Clark County spokesman Dan Kulin said Thursday the planned explosive demolition is scheduled ...
Heller urges swift action by NFL over deflated footballs
Heller urges swift action by NFL over deflated footballs
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Nevada Sen. Dean Heller is urging the National Football League to quickly address possible cheating after balls used in a weekend championship game were found to be ...
Man hospitalized, woman arrested after domestic dispute, barricade
Man hospitalized, woman arrested after domestic dispute, barricade
Thursday, January 22, 2015
A woman accused of cutting a man during a domestic disturbance was taken into custody today after barricading herself in an apartment near East Harmon Avenue and ...

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