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April 17, 2014

10:52 p.m.

Court overturns conviction of man who threatened former NLV police chief
A federal appeals court panel Thursday reversed the conviction of a man who sent emails threatening former North Las Vegas Police Chief Joseph ...

4:01 p.m.

Ad slams lieutenant governor candidate Sue Lowden for Harry Reid donations
Mark Hutchison's campaign for Nevada lieutenant governor is taking on Republican primary opponent Sue Lowden for donating to Harry Reid in previous elections. The 60-second radio ad released...

3:32 p.m.

Henderson casino settles complaint over cash shortfall
The state Gaming Commission today approved an agreement to settle a complaint that the Klondike Sunset Casino in Henderson repeatedly failed to keep enough cash on hand. The casino at 444 West Sunset Road could suffer...

2:54 p.m.

Photo: Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian receives a stand
No surgery planned for former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian
Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian is expected to leave a Las Vegas hospital soon after doctors performed a diagnostic procedure and determined no immediate...

2:31 p.m.

Harry Reid calls rancher's gun-toting backers 'domestic terrorists'
Harry Reid calls rancher's gun-toting backers 'domestic terrorists'
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the federal Bureau of Land Management. The Democrat was speaking at...

12:37 p.m.

Joe Downtown: Construction to begin on downtown beautification project
Joe Downtown: Construction to begin on downtown beautification project
The city is about to shower some love on a part of downtown that needs it. Construction on a Main and Commerce streets beautification ...

11:38 a.m.

Baby, 2 adults suffer smoke inhalation in apartment fire
Baby, 2 adults suffer smoke inhalation in apartment fire
A baby and two adults were taken to the hospital with smoke inhalation after an apartment caught fire Wednesday night, officials said. Firefighters from Clark County...

9:31 a.m.

Coroner IDs burned body found in backyard of home
Coroner IDs burned body found in backyard of home
A body found burned in the backyard of a Las Vegas home has been identified as 81-year-old Maria Ballesteros, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. The body was discovered...

9:16 a.m.

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Mob Museum makes huge payment in cash, mafia style
Former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman took a cue from the mob in making a huge payment on behalf of the city's Mob Museum. Goodman presented $1.5 million in cash to...

8:38 a.m.

1 dead, 1 wounded in Las Vegas double stabbing
1 dead, 1 wounded in Las Vegas double stabbing
One person was killed and another injured in a stabbing early today in northeast Las Vegas. Metro Police responded just after midnight to...

2 a.m.

Photo: The Loan Writers huddle after their game as Silver
This day of Little League baseball is something to remember
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Little League is one part of childhood that, win or lose or tie, you never forget about participating in. You remember eating at McDonald’s after the game, playing catch with dad in the backyard and riding your bike to practice. Thanks to a group of ballplayers, I was reacquainted ...

Wednesday

April 16, 2014

10:22 p.m.

Developers moving forward on huge North Las Vegas master plan community
Developers moving forward on huge North Las Vegas master plan community
Developers planning to build 15,000 homes in North Las Vegas told the city council today they hope to have shovels in the ground before the end of the year on one of the...

3:10 p.m.

Joe Downtown: Las Vegas City Council votes to allow horse-drawn carriages downtown
Joe Downtown: Las Vegas City Council votes to allow horse-drawn carriages downtown
Though they argued it would lead to more congested streets downtown, the mayor and two Las Vegas City Council members were outvoted: horse-drawn carriages are on their way. Despite concerns...

12:21 p.m.

State investigation finds cheating at Las Vegas elementary school
State investigation finds cheating at Las Vegas elementary school
An investigation by the Nevada Education Department into testing irregularities at Matt Kelly Elementary School in Las Vegas found student answer sheets were altered but could not determine...

11:32 a.m.

Rampart Casino ready to open new bingo room
Rampart Casino ready to open new bingo room
Rampart Casino’s new bingo room is opening Saturday, with six one-hour sessions every day. The 300-seat room next to the buffet will include...

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