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Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
We put five uncheeses to the test and found some good, some weird, and one delicious.
- Las Vegas
Thursday, May 29, 2014
A man who attacked a woman with a Taser and stole her car was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison this week, according to Daniel Bogden, U.S. Attorney for the District of Nevada. Keith Michael Costa, 35, of Las Vegas...
Monday, Oct. 21, 2013
A Las Vegas Strip nightclub patron was shot dead early this morning after he tackled and wrestled with an armed, disgruntled patron who had just shot two security officials at Drai’s nightclub. Metro Sheriff Doug Gillespie identified the suspect as Benjamin Frazier, 41, of Las Vegas.
Saturday, July 20, 2013
Nickia Davis’ voice echoed down Las Vegas Boulevard Saturday morning as she marched about 100 demonstrators from the Heart Attack Grill to the U.S. Courthouse.
Friday, July 19, 2013
A thunderstorm swept through the Las Vegas Valley Friday night, setting a rainfall record, causing floods and power outages throughout the area, setting a house on fire and displacing some residents of an apartment complex.
Thursday, July 4, 2013
The cost of fighting the fire that is threatening more than 500 structures on Mount Charleston has grown to $2.4 million, but officials indicated Sunday the effort was making headway. Officials with the Great Basin Incident Management team, which is directing firefighting efforts on Mount Charleston, said the fire grew by just 50 acres -- from 14,108 acres earlier in the day to 14,158 acres late Sunday afternoon.
- Breaking News
Sunday, June 30, 2013
The gold statue rested on a plastic bin Saturday afternoon, munching on a sandwich and taking swigs of water near the Bellagio fountains. The sun was partially blocked by the trees, but the asphalt and car exhaust that emanated from the traffic radiated heat like a furnace.
Saturday, June 22, 2013
As soon as Tanner Seebaum stepped behind the DJ table at Rehab Pool Saturday afternoon, nothing else mattered. He ditched his wheelchair and worked the equipment. The 16-year-old’s head bobbed to the thumping dubstep bass while his hands twisted knobs and adjusted sliders on the controller board. The crowd at the dayclub danced and nodded to music he was spinning, music he created.
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Since Wet ’n’ Wild Las Vegas’ long-awaited opening, visitors have flooded the water park excited to be the first to explore its towering slides and various attractions.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Lake Mead is more than just a body of water leading up to the architectural wonder that is Hoover Dam. A closer look at the lake reveals a region full of hidden gems and activities that go beyond a fun-filled afternoon on the water. There are hiking trails that lead to hot springs, a diversity of wilderness terrains that go from craggy cliffs to flat valleys, and a sunken World War II B-29 bomber among the many areas to explore in the national recreation area.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
Brianna Grandberry, 18, left, talks with her case manager Shawna Freimanis at the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. Grandberry graduated from the homeless youth program last week.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth case manager Shawna Freimanis, left, stands with Brianna Grandberry, 18, outside the group's Drop-in Center on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. Grandberry recently graduated from the homeless youth program.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014
UNLV acting President Don Snyder presents his State of University address at UNLV's Judy Bayley Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.
- Downtown Joe
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013
Taking a stand: Local activist Angie Morelli is bringing the fight against GMOs to the voters.
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Firefly Tapas Kitchen and Bar's new location, 3824 Paradise Road, is seen on opening day, Friday, May 24, 2013.