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April 25, 2014

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Plan ahead for these road projects in the coming week
Friday, April 25, 2014
Orange cones, signaling road construction or other impediments to smooth cruising, are situated throughout the Las Vegas Valley. Here’s a look at some of the roadwork or road closings you might …
Photo: Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport
Passenger traffic at Las Vegas airport hits 3.7 million in March
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Passenger traffic at McCarran International Airport continued its upward trajectory in March. Data released today shows...
Break in water line closes stretch of Decatur Boulevard
Thursday, April 24, 2014
A 12-inch water line broke this morning, causing water to gush down Decatur Boulevard and closing all southbound lanes in the area. The rupture occurred about...
Photo: In this Thursday, May 9, 2013, photo, an Allegiant
Allegiant Travel reports 7 percent rise in quarterly earnings
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The parent company of Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air, a discount carrier that connects small cities to resort destinations, reported earnings today for the quarter ending March 31. The carrier, with small base fares and lots of add-on fees...
Work to impact downtown traffic starting next week
Friday, April 18, 2014
Drivers can expect some traffic delays downtown starting next week and continuing into the summer.
Photo: A view of the Hoover Dam Wednesday, January 16, 20
Work on Hoover Dam Access Road to cause delays
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Motorists traveling to and from the Hoover Dam are expected to face delays this week while the Hoover Dam Access Road undergoes repairs. Nevada Department of Transportation put traffic restrictions on …
Photo: Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport
More staffing to speed clearing U.S. Customs at Las Vegas airport
Friday, April 4, 2014
McCarran International Airport will double its number of Customs and Border Protection agents in the coming year, with additional funding included in a recent appropriations bill. Department of Homeland Security officials confirmed...
Tropicana Avenue near Strip will close for repairs
Thursday, March 27, 2014
A portion of Tropicana Avenue will shut down near the Strip on Friday while crews fix a barrier along the busy ...
Pedestrian struck dead in western valley
Thursday, March 27, 2014
A pedestrian died this evening after being struck by a vehicle in the western Las Vegas Valley on Durango Drive just south ...
Photo: A Southwest airline taxis by parked Allegiant Air
Las Vegas airport traffic up 2.4 percent in February
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Passenger traffic at McCarran International Airport is on the rise compared with a year earlier. Data released Thursday show nearly...
Only in Vegas: Transportation Authority moves to regulate party buses
Monday, March 24, 2014
Signs mark proposed freeway linking Las Vegas, Phoenix
Signs mark proposed freeway linking Las Vegas, Phoenix
Friday, March 21, 2014
A proposed interstate linking Las Vegas and Phoenix is still years and billions of dollars from reality, but the governors of Nevada and Arizona already are unveiling signs to mark their dream. Nevada and Arizona are linked by...
New customs agents at McCarran to cut wait times for international travelers
New customs agents at McCarran to cut wait times for international travelers
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Tourism officials are excited about the prospect of incoming foreign visitors spending less time in customs lines at McCarran and more time spending on Las Vegas offerings. Thanks to a budget increase...
Boulder City bypass project hits snag with naturally occurring asbestos discovery
Monday, March 10, 2014
Discovery of naturally occurring asbestos in the soils in a section of the proposed Boulder City bypass will cause a delay in the project as the state conducts a more comprehensive study.
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Missing Malaysia jet might have turned back, air force chief says
Friday, March 7, 2014
Military radar indicates that the missing Boeing 777 jet may have turned back, Malaysia's air force chief said Sunday as scores of ships and aircraft from across Asia resumed a hunt for the plane and its 239 passengers.

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