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Vegas Man Held In Slaying Of Deaf Poker Player From

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas are linking the slaying of a deaf Minnesota poker player to a botched attempt to buy 10 pounds of marijuana from two men in the parking lot of an […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/09/2015

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Coroner ID’s 18-Year-Old In Lake Mohave Death

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities are identifying a swimmer whose body was recovered from a Colorado River reservoir as an 18-year-old who grew up in Hawaii before moving to Las Vegas. The Clark County coroner reported […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/05/2015

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Public Review Of Police Shooting Set In Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas have scheduled a public review of the fatal police shooting of a man in a recreational vehicle in a Las Vegas-area skydiving landing zone more than a year ago. Clark […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/15/2015

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Multiple Injuries After 3-Car Crash On US 93 In Arizona

WICKENBURG, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say three people are seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash that completely closed a highway that is the main route between Phoenix and Las Vegas, Nevada. Arizona Department of Transportation […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/03/2015

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Man Critically Injured In Hit-And-Run

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a man was critically injured in a hit-and-run crash on the Las Vegas Strip, closing down a part of the road for about five hours. Las Vegas police said the pedestrian was […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/30/2015

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Target Shooting Turns Fatal; Bullet Ricochets, Killing Man

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a 29 year old man was shot and killed by a ricocheting bullet as he and two friends were shooting targets overnight in the Nevada desert. Clark County coroner’s office […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/09/2015

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Female Body Found In A Desert Area

Authorities are investigating after a female body was found in a desert area not far from Lake Mead and a gypsum mine.


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Coroner: Baby Died Of An Overdose On Methadone

Authorities say a 10-month-old girl who was found dead at a home in Laughlin last month died of a methadone overdose and was also suffering from pneumonia at the time.


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Man Interferes With Firefighters Trying To Extinguish Blaze In His Garage

A Douglas County man is facing charges after authorities say he interfered with firefighters trying to extinguish a blaze in his garage.


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Police Looking For Two Suspects For Vandalizing Properties With Graffiti

Carson City authorities are looking for two suspects responsible for vandalizing more than 40 properties with graffiti.