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Nov. 25, 2014

12:18 p.m.

Judge in Reno blocks Uber's ride-sharing in Nevada
Judge in Reno blocks Uber's ride-sharing in Nevada
A Washoe County District Court judge granted the state's request late Tuesday for a court order blocking the ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating unregulated in Nevada ...

10:03 a.m.

2 arrested in theft of property from unlocked cars in Henderson
2 arrested in theft of property from unlocked cars in Henderson
Two people have been arrested in connection with the theft of items taken from unlocked cars over the past six months, Henderson Police said. Jessica Strong, 28, and ...

9:33 a.m.

Coroner IDs grandfather hit, killed while pushing stroller
Coroner IDs grandfather hit, killed while pushing stroller
A man hit and killed by a car as he pushed his granddaughter in a stroller Monday has been identified as Michael Grubbs, 63, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. The 1-year-old child ...

9:11 a.m.

Photo: Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is co
Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian home from hospital
Family members say Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is home after several days at a Las Vegas hospital for treatment of pneumonia. Son Danny Tarkanian said Tuesday that ...

Monday

Nov. 24, 2014

2:34 p.m.

1 taken to hospital in stabbing; no arrests
A person was hospitalized after being stabbed this morning, Metro Police said. Police received a call at 11:25 a.m. about a stabbing in ...

1:14 p.m.

Coroner: Woman found near Lake Mead recreation area was strangled
A woman whose body was found near the entrance to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area earlier this month has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s office as 41-year-old Julia G. Lopez-Miravilla. Lopez-Miravilla died of ...

11:40 a.m.

Grandfather pushing baby in stroller hit, killed on South Rainbow
Grandfather pushing baby in stroller hit, killed on South Rainbow
A man was killed and a baby escaped with minor injuries after a hit-and-run incident this morning in the southwest valley, Metro Police reported. Witnesses say the car ...

10:44 a.m.

Photo: Mount Charleston: Snowboard
Warm weather delays opening of ski season on Mount Charleston
Snow sports enthusiasts looking to ride the slopes at the Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort will have to wait a little longer. The resort on Mount Charleston is postponing its planned Nov. 28 opening because of ...

9:43 a.m.

Caesars says default notice ‘meritless’
Caesars says default notice ‘meritless’
Caesars Entertainment Corp., which is in the midst of trying to cut its debt, disclosed Monday that it received a default notice from one of its banks. But the casino operator said the notice was "meritless." In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, Caesars said ...

9:22 a.m.

Coroner IDs woman fatally shot near Las Vegas Strip
Coroner IDs woman fatally shot near Las Vegas Strip
A woman shot and killed early Saturday near the Strip has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s office as 27-year-old Cassandra Rosete. Rosete, whose city of residence was not released, died of ...

8:53 a.m.

Suspect sought in robbery of Sunset Station sports book
Suspect sought in robbery of Sunset Station sports book
Henderson Police are trying to identify a suspect in the robbery of the Sunset Station sports book Saturday evening. The man, armed with a handgun, demanded and received cash from a casino employee about 6 p.m. and then ...

7:09 a.m.

Justices soon may decide Uber case’s venue
Justices soon may decide Uber case’s venue
The Nevada Supreme Court could decide as early as Monday whether a judge in Reno or one in Las Vegas should hear a bid by state taxi regulators and limousine firms to block ...

2 a.m.

Restaurant undergoes transformation at Suncoast; retailers flock to Miracle Mile
Restaurant undergoes transformation at Suncoast; retailers flock to Miracle Mile
Openings & Closings:
A restaurant new to the Suncoast is boasting more than 100 linear feet of TVs for sports viewing. The former TGI Fridays at the resort has transformed into the Game, which is designed to combine the sports-frenzied atmosphere of a sports book with the intimacy and comfort of an upscale sports bar and grill. ...

Friday

Nov. 21, 2014

3:28 p.m.

1 hurt in 3-vehicle wreck on I-15 near Sahara
1 hurt in 3-vehicle wreck on I-15 near Sahara
Drivers are running into delays on Interstate 15 after a wreck involving two cars and a tractor-trailer this afternoon, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol. Officials received a report about ...

2:23 p.m.

Police: Man barricaded in house after stabbing taken into custody
Police: Man barricaded in house after stabbing taken into custody
A man suspected of stabbing a person and then barricading himself in a house downtown has been taken into custody, Metro Police said. Police received reports about noon today of a stabbing in the 2100 block of Santa Paula Drive, near ...

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