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Nevada Democrats Brace For Life After Reid’s Retirement

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democrats in Nevada are bracing for life after U.S. Sen. Harry Reid. His decision to retire next year has set off a scramble for his seat and forced supporters to grapple with […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/02/2015

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Vegas-Area Couple Plead Not Guilty

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man and woman accused of abandoning a pregnant 17-year-old girl to care for their sickly 3-year-old daughter, who was found dead in a Las Vegas-area home, have pleaded not guilty to murder […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/02/2015

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Las Vegas Detective Gets Probation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A suspended Las Vegas police detective has been sentenced to probation on a reduced charge in a plea deal that avoids trial in a case alleging that he attacked and injured a prostitute […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/02/2015


Gunman Gets 14 years In Prison For Armored Car Heist

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A gunman accused of wearing a disguise to rob an armored vehicle guard outside a Las Vegas casino has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison and ordered to repay $36,320. U.S. […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/02/2015

(TOP ROW FROM LEFT): USA defender Ali Krieger, forward Alex Morgan, defender Becky Sauerbrunn, goalkeeper Hope Solo, midfielder Lauren Holiday and defender Julie Johnston. (BOTTOM ROW FRO LEFT):  USA midfielder Tobin Heath, midfielder Carli Lloyd, midfielder Morgan Brian, defender Meghan Klingenberg and midfielder Megan Rapinoe pose during the semi-final football match between USA and Germany during their 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup at the Olympic Stadium in Montreal on June 30, 2015. USA won 2-0.     AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE        (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

9 Incredible Stats During the USWNT’s Run

The United States Women’s National Team is headed to the Women’s World Cup Final for the second straight tournament. They will once again face Japan, the team that beat the U.S. four years ago. Defense has been the calling card for this team so far. Here are the nine most incredible stats about the Americans’ run to the final.


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Cigarette Tax Update

Smokers coughing up another dollar per pack


lightning over Las Vegas around 3:30am Thursday, July 2, 2015. kxnt photo.

Overnight Storm Wakes Sleeping Las Vegans

Lots of lightning and thunder between 2 and 4am


A ballistic forensic holds a Smith & Wesson 44 Magnum handgun at the Criminal Research Institute of the National Gendarmerie (IRCGN), on May 19, 2015 in Pontoise, outside Paris. A scanner for autopsies, a collection of 8,000 weapons, "data-gendarmes" to predict the evolution of delinquency: the gendarmerie includes hundreds of "experts" in a brand new judicial center in the Val-d'Oise. AFP PHOTO MARTIN BUREAU        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

The Jim Villanucci Show Podcast for 7/1/15

Defensive gun use story in reaction to home invasion story here in Las Vegas.



North Las Vegas Demolishes Another Home

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — North Las Vegas has razed another vacant home deemed a neighborhood eyesore, a code-enforcement headache and a magnet for arsonists. Officials marked the demolition with applause Wednesday at the property […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015