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BLM Takes Precautions After Shots Fired

Near Bunkerville, NV–The federal Bureau of Land Management is taking safety precautions after gunshots were fired near a group of contract employees on public land in southern Nevada where rancher Cliven Bundy’s cattle roam. BLM […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/12/2015


US Appeals Court Orders New Look At Vegas Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A federal appeals court is ordering a new look at the murder conviction of a former Las Vegas socialite dubbed the “black widow” following the 1995 death of her fifth husband. The 9th […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/10/2015

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Limo Company To Pay $232K To Nearly 500 Drivers

LAS VEGAS – Like neon lights, slot machines and high-stakes gamblers, chauffeured luxury transportation is a vital feature of the fabled Las Vegas experience. For nearly 500 drivers of one Vegas limousine company, improper payroll […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/26/2015

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NTSB: Police Chopper Lost Power Before Crash-Landing

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal crash investigators say the pilot of a Las Vegas police helicopter that crashed on a residential street on New Year’s Eve reported a loss of engine power before attempting an emergency landing. […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/12/2015

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Suspect In Deadly Bank Robbery Has Long Rap Sheet

The suspect in a deadly Reno bank robbery has a lengthy criminal record with 62 arrests dating back to 1967 and five felony convictions, federal prosecutors said.


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New Federal Tower Brings Construction Jobs

Officials break ground today on a new 10-story Federal Justice Tower in Las Vegas that will hold offices for the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Attorney.

CBS Las Vegas–11/21/2011


Sandoval Praises Ruling on Federal Health Care Law

Gov. Brian Sandoval today praised a federal appeals court ruling that struck down the so-called “individual mandate” in federal health care legislation.



Closures For Fourth Of July

Federal, state and local government offices are closed today for the Fourth of July holiday.



Former Street Preacher Gets Life In Smart Case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – A former street preacher has been sentenced to life in federal prison for kidnapping Elizabeth Smart. Before the sentencing Wednesday, Smart told Brian David Mitchell that she will have a […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/25/2011


What’s Open And Closed For President’s Day

All federal, state and local government offices are closed for President’s Day today.  Courts are also taking the day off, and there will be no mail delivery.  All local libraries will be closed for the […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/21/2011