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Truck fire reported on roof of Bellagio parking garage
Truck fire reported on roof of Bellagio parking garage
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Clark County firefighters are responding to a vehicle on fire on the roof of the Bellagio parking garage The Clark County Fire Department received a call...
Coroner IDs teen killed in weekend drive-by shooting
Coroner IDs teen killed in weekend drive-by shooting
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A man killed in a drive-by shooting Sunday morning near Jones Boulevard and Cheyenne Avenue has been identified as Issacher Akaka, 18, of Las Vegas. Akaka was killed when ...
Isolated power outage reported in Spring Valley
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A Tuesday morning outage left 74 Spring Valley residents without power, according to NV Energy. The outage occurred just...
Pedestrian critically injured crossing street downtown
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A man was critically injured after he was hit by a car Monday night while crossing a street in downtown Las Vegas, according to Metro Police. Anthony Rotondo, 64, was crossing Bonneville Avenue at...
G’day for Outback lovers in Henderson; frozen novelties pop up at new location
G’day for Outback lovers in Henderson; frozen novelties pop up at new location
Monday, July 21, 2014
Openings & Closings:
Henderson is getting a taste of the Outback once again. Elsewhere, another well-known national chain has opened a shop, and a late-night dining spot at Caesars Palace said goodbye. A gourmet popcorn shop serves up frozen novelties, and ...
Hakkasan suspends promoter accused of screening women to keep out ‘hippos’
Hakkasan suspends promoter accused of screening women to keep out ‘hippos’
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Las Vegas nightclub Hakkasan has suspended a promoter after he refused to comp a table for a bachelorette party without first screening the women’s pictures, claiming it was part of the club’s policy to keep out “whales” and “hippos.” ...
New trial set for suspect in Thunder From Down Under shooting
New trial set for suspect in Thunder From Down Under shooting
Thursday, July 17, 2014
A man accused of firing a gun at the Excalibur during a scuffle with members of the Thunder From Down Under male revue ​will face trial for a second time in...
Coroner IDs woman killed in 9-vehicle crash on interstate
Thursday, July 17, 2014
A woman killed in a rollover crash on Interstate 15 on Wednesday was identified as Kiya Musa, 45, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. The crash happened about...
Ex-con indicted in Las Vegas police chase, shooting
Thursday, July 17, 2014
A 30-year-old Nevada ex-convict has been indicted on attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon and multiple other felony charges after he was accused of exchanging gunfire with Las Vegas police during a vehicle chase last month. Joshua William Bacharach is...
Police find man dead after neighbor reports gunshots
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Metro Police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead in a home in the southwest valley early this morning. Dispatchers received a call at...
Photo: 2014 Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez is crowned 2014 M
Miss USA visits Nevada capital she couldn’t name
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Miss USA Nia Sanchez of Las Vegas, who didn’t know the capital of Nevada after winning the crown, got a tour of the capitol building in Carson City today and met briefly with...
Police can now confiscate booze in downtown casino district
Police can now confiscate booze in downtown casino district
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
From now on, if you have a bag of liquor and you open it on the Fremont Street Experience, police have the option of confiscating the booze. That was the lesser punishment considered ...
Photo: Las Vegas City Manager Betsy Fretwell in her offic
Las Vegas city manager gets raise to $220,000
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Las Vegas City Manager Betsy Fretwell will get a 10 percent annual pay raise to about $220,000, after the City Council rejected a proposal for a 30 percent hike. By a vote of 4-3, the council decided...
The stories told by the candidates’ bank accounts
The stories told by the candidates’ bank accounts
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
It’s that time of the campaign cycle when candidates are judged by how much money they’ve raised. Nevada’s congressional lawmakers — and hopeful congressional lawmakers— filed ...
Developer secures $312 million loan for Summerlin mall, office project
Developer secures $312 million loan for Summerlin mall, office project
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Summerlin developer Howard Hughes Corp. has secured a nearly $312 million loan to finance its massive retail and office project ...

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