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Sept. 17, 2014

11:14 p.m.

North Las Vegas police looking for missing woman
Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 60-year-old North Las Vegas woman who went missing this afternoon and reportedly has several medical issues. Audrey Pamala Thrash has a history of ...

4:09 p.m.

After challenge by Creech airman, Air Force says ‘so help me God’ in oath is optional
After challenge by Creech airman, Air Force says ‘so help me God’ in oath is optional
Airmen taking their enlistment or officer appointment oaths can omit the words "so help me God" if they choose. The policy change comes after ...

4:01 p.m.

1 wounded in shooting in northeast valley
1 wounded in shooting in northeast valley
A person was injured in a shooting near the intersection of East Owens Avenue and North Nellis Boulevard, according to Metro Police. Metro spokesman Officer Jesse Roybal said ...

3:51 p.m.

Las Vegas faces only slight chance of thunderstorms Thursday
Rain from tropical storm finally begins falling on Arizona
After a week of grim weather predictions, it seems valley residents shouldn’t head out to buy new rain jackets just yet. According to the National Weather Service, the chance ...

3:46 p.m.

Boy, 16, arrested in fatal shooting to be charged as adult
Boy, 16, arrested in fatal shooting to be charged as adult
A 16-year-old Mojave High School student arrested Thursday in the shooting death of a woman in North Las Vegas will be charged as an adult. He originally was ...

12:12 p.m.

West Nile virus identified in 9 Nevada counties
West Nile virus has been found in mosquitoes in nine Nevada counties, state officials said today. More than 3,300 groups of mosquitoes ...

11:21 a.m.

Developer: Proposed stadium not viable without city chipping in $3M a year
Developer: Proposed stadium not viable without city chipping in $3M a year
A downtown soccer stadium isn’t financially viable without a $3 million annual contribution from the city, a developer for the project said. The response came from Port Telles of ...

10:30 a.m.

1 dead in fiery crash at Summerlin Parkway, 215 Beltway
1 dead in fiery crash at Summerlin Parkway, 215 Beltway
A man was killed and four others were in unknown condition this morning after a crash at Summerlin Parkway and the 215 Beltway. A white Ford F-350 pulling ...

10:20 a.m.

Coroner IDs man shot in parking lot after reportedly pulling gun
A man fatally shot Monday in a strip mall parking lot across from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino has been identified as Michael Johnson, 30, of Las Vegas, the Clark County Coroner’s Office reported. Metro Police said Johnson was killed ...

8:53 a.m.

Photo: This undated frame grab shows security video image
Police think robber at Palace Station had a gun
Police in Las Vegas now say a man who punched a sports book employee during a weekend heist at the Palace Station casino-hotel may have had a gun. Officer Laura Meltzer says witnesses reported seeing ...

8:34 a.m.

Judge Steven Jones pleads guilty to federal conspiracy charge
Judge Steven Jones pleads guilty to federal conspiracy charge
A longtime Las Vegas-area state court judge has pleaded guilty to a federal conspiracy charge that could get him ...

8:13 a.m.

Police search for suspect in rash of robberies
Metro Police are searching for a man they say committed several armed robberies in the valley this month. The man entered businesses posing as ...

2 a.m.

Photo: Crowds of people take in the 2013 Las Vegas Cultur
Culture Fest celebrates diversity through food, music and art
Community:
Having created a successful festival to celebrate Black History Month, Kimberly Bailey Tureaud and her husband, Charles Tureaud, found they wanted to expand their reach and ...

Tuesday

Sept. 16, 2014

3:41 p.m.

Chief operating officer leaving Boyd Gaming, won’t be replaced
A top executive at Boyd Gaming is leaving the casino company and will not immediately be replaced. Boyd, based in Las Vegas, announced today the departure of ...

2:26 p.m.

Photo: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks
Harry Reid moves to ensure nuclear dump stays dead
Amid action in Congress to intensify the fight against Islamic State militants, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid found time Tuesday for an issue closer to home: ensuring that ...

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