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MGM Resorts finalizes purchase of 2 Massachusetts properties
Friday, August 1, 2014
MGM Resorts International has taken ownership of two city-owned properties in downtown Springfield as it plans to build an $800 million casino there. City and casino officials confirmed Friday that the Las Vegas-based casino giant closed on the...
Private plane makes crash landing at Jean airport
Private plane makes crash landing at Jean airport
Friday, August 1, 2014
A landing-gear malfunction forced a private plane to crash land at the Jean airport today. The pilot, who was the only person on board...
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Gov. Sandoval tours Mount Charleston; new flood warning issued
Friday, August 1, 2014
A boil-water order for residents of the lower Rainbow subdivision on Mount Charleston has been lifted, Las Vegas Valley Water District officials announced today. The order had been...
Coroner IDs man shot east of downtown Las Vegas
Friday, August 1, 2014
Authorities have identified a 36-year-old man found shot dead earlier this week east of downtown Las Vegas. Clark County coroner's officials say Manuel Guadalupe Acosta died of...
2 survive shooting near busy Las Vegas intersection
2 survive shooting near busy Las Vegas intersection
Friday, August 1, 2014
Two people shot in a vehicle near the intersection of Nellis Boulevard and Bonanza Road on Thursday night were in stable condition today as Metro Police gang-unit detectives ...
Police: Man killed in apparent shooting near downtown
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Metro Police are investigating a man found dead near downtown in an apparent shooting Wednesday night. Police responded about 10:50 p.m. to the intersection of...
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Driver in Egg & I crash sentenced to 6 to 20 years
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A driver who pleaded guilty to DUI charges after police say he plowed his car onto the patio of a Las Vegas restaurant during lunchtime last spring was ordered to 6 to 20 years in prison on Thursday. Gage James Lindsey, 20, choked up and apologized to the 10 people who suffered injuries that ...
Metro Police ID officers in shooting of suspect in fatal home attack
Metro Police ID officers in shooting of suspect in fatal home attack
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Metro Police have identified two officers in Tuesday’s fatal shooting of a suspect in a carjacking and attacks at two Las Vegas houses where a homeowner ...
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Man gets life in ax attack that killed baby
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A 38-year-old Las Vegas man has been ordered to life in prison without the possibility of parole for hacking a 4-month-old baby to death with a medieval-style battle ax and critically wounding the child's mother. Harold Eugene Montague was...
Police release video of shooting at Las Vegas Strip mall
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Metro Police have released surveillance video of a shooting earlier this month at the Fashion Show mall on the Las Vegas Strip as well as video of a vehicle of interest. A suspect was seen getting into...
Police: Couple in fatal home attack were out to steal car
Police: Couple in fatal home attack were out to steal car
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
A woman arrested Tuesday morning after a homeowner was fatally shot and his wife stabbed with a screwdriver said she and an accomplice talked their way into the house to ...
Police: Man steals candy bar, barricades himself in office
Police: Man steals candy bar, barricades himself in office
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A Metro Police SWAT team was called in Tuesday after a man stole a candy bar from a Wal-Mart and then barricaded himself in a dentist’s office, Metro Police said. Police received a call at 12:06 p.m. of a robbery...
Motorcyclist killed in crash with pickup truck
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A motorcyclist died today after colliding with a pickup truck in the northwest valley, Metro Police reported. Police received reports at 2:21 p.m. of the...
Garage fire might have been caused by fireworks, officials say
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Fireworks might have started a garage fire in the 1800 block of Misty Glade Drive, near Warm Springs Road and Eastern Avenue, Clark County Fire Department Chief Jon Klassen said. Firefighters received reports...
Suspects in alleged World Cup betting scheme freed from custody
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A wealthy Malaysian businessman who was charged in a World Cup betting scheme has been let out of jail after his poker-star friends posted his bail and immigration officials cleared his release. Fifty-year-old Wei Seng Phua and...

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