Latest Las Vegas Local

[Source: All About Vegas Travel]

Law Firm Accuses The Cosmopolitan Of Keeping Millions

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An Atlanta law firm says The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas should return $3.35 million the firm’s attorney wired to the casino-hotel without its knowledge. Real estate law firm Morris Schneider Wittstadt LLC filed […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Heavy Traffic Expected During Fourth of July Weekend

LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) anticipates heavy traffic during Fourth of July weekend in Las Vegas. An additional 330,000 visitors are expected in Southern Nevada from July 3 through July […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

Credit: frontpagemag.com

EPA Scolds North Las Vegas Over Water Pollution

LAS VEGAS (AP) — North Las Vegas has been ordered by the Environmental Protection Agency to address water pollution violations. The agency said Wednesday that the Las Vegas suburb was found in violation of the Clean Water Act […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

casino bankruptcy

New Caesars CEO Takes Finally Takes The Reigns

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new CEO and president who most recently led rental-car company Hertz takes the helm of Caesars Entertainment Corp. Caesars said Wednesday that Mark Frissora is now the company’s top executive completing […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

(photo: VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Still Rare To See Female Players At WSOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Women at the World Series of Poker tournament in Las Vegas are like a royal flush: rare. Last year, the gender split for the Main Event of the weeks-long tournament was almost 24 […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

Congresswoman Dina Titus (photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Nevada Congresswoman On Overseas Trip

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus is taking an overseas trip this week with stops in Georgia and Ukraine. Titus and a handful of other Congressional members are visiting Ukraine and Georgia […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

File photo of a man in handcuffs. (Photo by Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

ICE Arrests 25 Convicted Criminals In Nevada

LAS VEGAS – Child sex offenders and convicted drug traffickers are among the 25 criminal aliens arrested during a four-day operation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Clark County that concluded Sunday. […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

kxnt illustration from Lake Mead twitter page images

Teen Presumed Drowned At Lake Mohave

Searchers find 17-year-old who went under while cliff jumping with friends


file photo by Ethan Miller / Getty Images

Carpenter 1 Fire Anniversary

Blaze that destroyed thousands of acres started July 1, 2013