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Settlement reached in lawsuit over flawed Strip hotel tower
Settlement reached in lawsuit over flawed Strip hotel tower
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
A last-minute settlement avoided trial Tuesday in a massive civil breach-of-contract lawsuit involving casino giant MGM Resorts International and six of seven contractors on ...
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A cautious approach to bringing the NHL to Las Vegas
Monday, December 15, 2014
Bill Foley is trying to bring an NHL expansion team to Las Vegas, and so far he's marching in step with Commissioner Gary Bettman. "I'm an ex-Army guy. I follow orders," Foley told The Canadian Press by phone over the weekend from his home in Northern California. "We've been very careful in our meetings with the NHL administrative staff, just trying to make sure that we do things in the proper fashion. We're not pushy, we're not demanding." So far, the 70-year-old millionaire ...
National Finals Rodeo breaks 30-year attendance record
National Finals Rodeo breaks 30-year attendance record
Monday, December 15, 2014
Organizers say the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo attracted more people than it ever has in its 30 year history in Las Vegas. Officials with Las Vegas Events said in a press release Monday that ...
Report: Nevada among top states for mortgage fraud
Report: Nevada among top states for mortgage fraud
Monday, December 15, 2014
Mortgage fraud is rising nationally and remains more active in Nevada than in almost every other state, a new report shows. Some 74 percent of U.S. home loans last year involved ...
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Police seek suspects in armed robbery of southeast valley business
Monday, December 15, 2014
Police are searching for two men in an armed robbery this month at a southeast valley business, according to a Metro Police. On Dec. 5, the men entered ...
Today is deadline for Nevada Health Link sign-ups
Monday, December 15, 2014
Nevadans have until the end of the day to sign up for government-subsidized health coverage if they want it to start Jan. 1. Today is a deadline for signing up through Nevada Health Link, the state ...
Police: Suspect in custody after gas station robbery in Laughlin
Police: Suspect in custody after gas station robbery in Laughlin
Monday, December 15, 2014
Police received a report about 7:30 a.m. of a robbery at a Mobil gas station at 3020 Needles Highway, near El Mirage Way, Officer Miguel Garcia said.
Bus security guard fatally shoots gunman on Las Vegas Strip
Bus security guard fatally shoots gunman on Las Vegas Strip
Monday, December 15, 2014
A gunman was killed and a bus security officer injured in a shootout on the Las Vegas Strip, Metro Police said. Police received reports about 1:45 a.m. of two people shot ...
Couple, ex-wife accused of sexually abusing children
Couple, ex-wife accused of sexually abusing children
Friday, December 12, 2014
A Las Vegas couple and an ex-wife have been arrested and accused of sexually abusing at least eight children, including family members of the married couple, Metro Police announced today. Metro alleges ...
Cloudy weather expected to linger into Saturday
Cloudy weather expected to linger into Saturday
Friday, December 12, 2014
Remnants of a punishing storm that wreaked havoc along the West Coast have brought showers to ...
Las Vegas’ latest financing plan cuts city’s share of soccer stadium’s cost
Las Vegas’ latest financing plan cuts city’s share of soccer stadium’s cost
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Las Vegas released a new and likely final set of financial terms today that call for the city to commit $56.5 million toward a $200 million downtown soccer stadium ...
Nevada expects to be $162 million short of budget by July
Nevada expects to be $162 million short of budget by July
Monday, December 8, 2014
Gov. Brian Sandoval is again calling for changes to Nevada's tax system after receiving more bad news about the state budget. Members of the Interim Finance Committee heard Monday that ...
Corner IDs man hit by pickup on Lamb Boulevard
Monday, December 8, 2014
A man who was hit and killed by a pickup truck Thursday in the northeast valley has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Christopher Lawrence Wyatt, 30, of Las Vegas. Wyatt died of ...
Coroner IDs man fatally beaten behind convenience store
Coroner IDs man fatally beaten behind convenience store
Monday, December 8, 2014
A man who died after being beaten and possibly hit with a rock outside a convenience store Saturday has been identified as 51-year-old Jeffrey Harry Clabaugh, authorities said. Clabaugh died of ...
Signs of recovery seen in UNLV economic forecast
Signs of recovery seen in UNLV economic forecast
Monday, December 8, 2014
Nevada remains on the mend since the recession, but economists at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas who released their economic outlook Monday expect the state's ...

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