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No Pedestrian Fatalities In July

LAS VEGAS—Sharing good news in the area of pedestrian safety is rare, but good news is a reality; the biggest example in many years is that we had no pedestrian fatalities in July. Especially after […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/03/2015

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Plans Emerge For New Casino-Hotel

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Initial plans for a casino-hotel that may rise from the Las Vegas Strip site where the New Frontier once stood show two hotel towers with 1,100 rooms and a 126,000-square-foot water feature inside. […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/06/2015

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

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Health District Detects West Nile In Mosquitoes

LAS VEGAS – The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting the first West Nile positive mosquitoes of 2015, collected in the 89011, 89012, 89027, 89107, 89123, 89128, 89134 and 89146 zip codes. To date, there […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/16/2015

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Las Vegas Area Hit With Severe Thunderstorm

LAS VEGAS—Normally it’s April showers that bring May flowers. On Monday it was May showers that brought heavy rain at times, thunder, lightening and hail to some parts of the Las Vegas valley. Meteorologist Nathan […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/18/2015

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Vegas-Area Homelessness Holding Steady

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After changing how numbers are reported, officials say they believe a point-in-time count of southern Nevada’s homeless population found about the same number of people living on area streets as in previous […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/15/2015

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Clark County Closes 2 Pools

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Clark County officials are investigating after elevated levels of bacteria closed down two indoor pools. The Desert Breeze Aquatic facility and the West Flamingo adult facility in Las Vegas closed after […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/11/2015

Arizona Public Schools Consider Suspension Of Letter Grade System (photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Common Core Testing Stopped In Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say a server capacity issue is stopping Common Core testing in Nevada, Montana and North Dakota. The Nevada Department of Education said students in Clark County had trouble logging in to […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/15/2015

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Harry Reid’s Brother Facing 5 Misdemeanor Charges

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County district attorney’s office says it will pursue five misdemeanor charges against the 73-year-old brother of U.S. Sen. Harry Reid including driving under the influence, battery, a weapons charge and […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/09/2015

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Tax Return Preparer Accused Of Making False Claims

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas-area tax preparer is accused of making dozens of fraudulent claims on tax returns, totaling more than $870,000. Rosherral Beverly of Clark County was indicted Wednesday on 66 counts of preparing […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/09/2015

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