EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING
National Weather Service advisory for Las Vegas runs through Wednesday
A 26-year-old man’s body was found near Nelson’s Landing on the Colorado River.
A blazing heat wave continues to grip the Las Vegas valley.
A blazing heat wave expected to send the mercury soaring to nearly 120 degrees in Phoenix and Las Vegas settled over the West on Friday, threatening to ground airliners and raising fears that people and pets will get burned on the scalding pavement.