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Lacrosse player from Las Vegas found dead in Maryland dorm room
Lacrosse player from Las Vegas found dead in Maryland dorm room
Monday, January 26, 2015
Authorities in Maryland say a freshman Johns Hopkins University lacrosse player from Las Vegas was found dead in his dorm room. University officials identified the student as ...
Sen. Harry Reid recuperating at home after eye surgery
Sen. Harry Reid recuperating at home after eye surgery
Monday, January 26, 2015
Sen. Harry Reid was released from the hospital this afternoon after undergoing three and a half hours of surgery in hopes of restoring vision in his injured ...
Protesters to rally against high payday lending fees
Monday, January 26, 2015
With federal regulators scrutinizing payday lenders, activists in Las Vegas and across the country will take to the streets to protest an industry known for its sky-high fees. The Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada plans to ...
Scientific Games moving headquarters to Las Vegas after Bally merger
Scientific Games moving headquarters to Las Vegas after Bally merger
Monday, January 26, 2015
Gambling technology company Scientific Games said today that it’s moving its corporate headquarters from New York to Las Vegas. Nevada gaming regulators approved ...
Lawsuit over Obama immigration action divides Sandoval, Laxalt
Lawsuit over Obama immigration action divides Sandoval, Laxalt
Monday, January 26, 2015
Attorney General Adam Laxalt announced today that Nevada will join a multistate coalition suing President Barack Obama’s contentious deportation deferral program ...
Photo: A vehicle crashed into a Tropical Smoothie at 6350
Car smashes into Tropical Smoothie Cafe on West Charleston
Monday, January 26, 2015
A car crashed into a Tropical Smoothie Cafe this morning, according to Metro Police. Police were called about 11:40 a.m. to the ...
Coroner IDs woman found dead near the Stratosphere
Monday, January 26, 2015
A woman whose body was found Saturday morning near the Stratosphere has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Stacey Forsberg, 52, of Las Vegas. Forsberg was found in the ...
Golden Gaming to take over Maryland casino in merger with Minnesota company
Golden Gaming to take over Maryland casino in merger with Minnesota company
Monday, January 26, 2015
Golden Gaming is growing again — this time beyond state lines. The Nevada tavern and slot route operator announced ...
Northeast storm triggers cancellations of Las Vegas flights
Northeast storm triggers cancellations of Las Vegas flights
Monday, January 26, 2015
Dozens of flights between Las Vegas and the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor were cancelled today as the Northeast braces for a powerful winter storm expected to dump as much as 3 feet of snow. According to McCarran International Airport’s website, more than ...
Boy, 4, shot in leg at northwest valley home
Boy, 4, shot in leg at northwest valley home
Monday, January 26, 2015
A 3-year-old boy shot himself in the leg with a handgun Sunday night at a home in the northwest valley, Metro Police said. Officer Larry Hadfield said ...
Attorneys battle over venue for Caesars bankruptcy case
Attorneys battle over venue for Caesars bankruptcy case
Monday, January 26, 2015
A court battle over whether the bankruptcy case of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp. should proceed in Delaware or in Illinois was postponed Monday because of a snowstorm bearing down on the East Coast. The judge presiding over ...
Lois Tarkanian seeking another term on Las Vegas City Council
Lois Tarkanian seeking another term on Las Vegas City Council
Monday, January 26, 2015
Las Vegas City Councilwoman Lois Tarkanian announced today she’s running for re-election to a third full term in this year’s municipal election. Tarkanian represents Ward 1, which covers ...
Man injured in rollover accident
Friday, January 23, 2015
A man was taken to the hospital after a rollover accident this afternoon near Bonanza and Mojave roads, police said. Police received a report about ...
Student at Valley High School confirmed with measles
Friday, January 23, 2015
A student at Valley High School was confirmed to have measles this week, Clark County School District officials said today. It’s the first confirmed case in Southern Nevada since ...
Photo: Serenity now: M Resort's Daydream Pool
Las Vegas casinos hiring for summer pool season
Friday, January 23, 2015
Competition to land a summer gig in Las Vegas’ bustling pool club scene is fierce. But as preparations for the pool season ramp up, resorts rolled out more job opportunities this week at pools and dayclubs. Here’s a look at some of the ...

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