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Crickets On Local Radar

What was that showing up on the Las Vegas National Weather Service radar Monday night? Crickets.

05/14/2013

Screen grab of a decoy spider constructed out of leaves by a suspected new species of arachnid. (Credit: blog.perunature.com)

Possible New Species Of Spider Builds Larger Spider Decoys

In Peru, a Los-Angeles-based researcher and entomologist may have discovered a new species of spider that takes survival to a new level – by using immediately available resources to construct decoys of larger spiders.

12/19/2012

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A Record High In The Rain

(Las Vegas, NV) – With the sun not coming out until late in the day after all the rain finally let up, how could we set a record high Wednesday? Easy- when it’s a record […]

08/23/2012

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Voting Down “None Of The Above”?

A federal court lawsuit filed in June and financed by the Republican National Committee seeks an injunction to boot Nevada’s unique voter option “none of these candidates” from the November ballot.

08/21/2012

A Slovak man dressed as a goat for a festival (Photo credit: JOE KLAMAR / AFP / Getty Images)

‘Goat Man’ In Utah Mountains Identified As Hunter

A man spotted dressed in a goat suit among a herd of wild goats in the mountains of northern Utah has been identified as a hunter preparing for a Canadian archery season.

07/24/2012

File photo of a neon light  (Photo Credit: Christopher Furlong / Getty Images)

Neon Lamp Left On For 77 Years At LA Restaurant

Renovation of a landmark Los Angeles restaurant has revealed a neon lamp that has been left on for about 77 years.

05/27/2012

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“Historical” Vegas Restroom Gets High Honors

Las Vegas often gets a bad rap, ending up on many ‘worst’ lists, but thanks to a very unique bathroom at downtown’s Main Street Station, we’re once again sittin’ pretty!

08/02/2011

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Vegas Teen Says Devil Told Him To Kill Cellmate

Police say a Las Vegas teenager told investigators the devil told him to kill his jail cellmate or himself.

08/01/2011

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Chicago Man Once Thought Dead Arrested In Vegas

An attorney for a former Chicago commodities broker found working as a bookie in Las Vegas after being declared legally dead in 1986 says his client is being offered a plea deal that could allow him to avoid jail.

07/22/2011